E-commerce is the activity of trading and purchasing various products and services over the internet. E-commerce often refers to such businesses as internet marketing, automated data collection systems, electronic funds transfer and many others. The most typical e-commerce transactions are made to purchase music and books in digital distribution platforms. E-commerce is one of the most significant fields of business, with a fast growing market and a huge trade turnover. As an IT-related business, e-commerce actively implements new methods and technologies into existing networks. There are already several startups working on building e-commerce platforms with the implementation of blockchain technology to make sustainable and unchangeable networks for inventory management, electronic data interchange and supply chain management.
A crypto-focused e-commerce platform now allows shoppers to pay for everyday purchases using digital assets in three interest-free installments.
Crypto-focused shopping site rolls out 'buy now, pay later' feature
The Latin American e-commerce platform selected Brazil to kick-off crypto payments via its MercadoPago application.
MercadoLibre plans to accept BTC and cryptocurrencies as payment for all products
Any sellers that list crypto miners or relevant products on Alibaba’s platforms after Oct. 15 will face significant penalties.
Alibaba to ban crypto miner sales amid Chinese crackdown
HODL Assets will upscale its presence in the nonfungible token space and is also looking to move its operations from Durban, South Africa to the United States.
NFT innovator HODL Assets acquires blockchain social commerce firm CoinLinked
Walmart’s future digital currency and crypto product lead will be based in the company’s home office in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Walmart seeks crypto product lead to drive digital currency strategy
The Chicago Bulls have launched an NFT drop via Shopify, with the e-commerce platform having recently integrated Sweet's NFT marketplace.
Chicago Bulls team up with Shopify to launch NFT series
Coinbase’s e-commerce platform now offers a new way to spend Elon Musk’s favorite meme cryptocurrency.
Dogecoin becomes the 7th cryptocurrency accepted on Coinbase Commerce