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Leading Latin America Investment Bank Joins Distributed Ledger Group

News Leading Latin America investment bank BTG Pactual joined the organizing committee of the Post-Trade Distributed Ledger (PTDL) Group. Alliance for blockchain useIndustry news outlet LedgerInsights reported on Aug. 15 that Brazil-based bank BTG Pactual joined PTDL Group’s organizing committee. ..

PR: Australian Bitcoin Cash Conference Brings Cryptocurrency Leaders to Townsville

Global leaders from the Bitcoin Cash community will gather at the first Bitcoin Cash City Conference in Australia, being held in Townsville on September 4 & 5. Townsville has really embraced Bitcoin Cash, so hosting this conference in the cozy, coastal suburb was a natural next step. Australia’s fi..

VeChain Releases Blockchain-Encrypted Wine Bottles For Australian Winemaker

News Public enterprise blockchain platform VeChain has partnered with Autralian winemaker Penfolds to release a case of blockchain-encrypted wine bottles for sale, as part of its Wine Traceability Platform (WTP) initiative. More specifically, the launch of Penfolds Bin 407 in July marks the beginn..

Grocery Involved in Nearly Half of all DLT Supply Chain Projects

News The grocery sector is responsible for nearly half of all Distributed Ledger Technology-based (DLT) supply chain projects. UCL: grocery most active in DLT trackingResearch conducted by the University College London centre for blockchain and retail blockchain consortium and published on Aug. 4 ..

Beyond Meat Stock Performance Reminds Novogratz of Bitcoin in 2017

News CEO of crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital Michael Novogratz said that vegetarian meat startup Beyond Meat reminds him of cryptocurrencies in 2017, in an interview with CNBC published on August 1. Innovation brings speculation, creating bubblesDuring the interview, Novogratz declared that Bey..

Blockchain Startup Nets $2.4 Million in Public Funding to Fight Food Slavery

News Blockchain startup Lumachain has received $2.4 million in public funding from Main Sequence Ventures, a $165.6 million venture capital fund backed by the Australian government and the federal Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation. Lumachain’s newly-received funds will ..

Safeway Shoppers Can Now Get Bitcoin Back as Change at 894 US Stores

News Bitcoin (BTC) rewards shopping app Lolli has partnered with major American grocery chain Safeway to give customers 3.5% back in Bitcoin on all their purchases. Making Bitcoin ‘part of everyday life’According to a blog post announcing the new partnership on July 25, Safeway -- and Albertsons ..

Brazilian Coffee Farming Cooperative to Issue a Coffee-Backed Token

News Brazilian coffee farming cooperative Minasul plans to issue a coffee-backed token, Bloomberg reported on July 11. According to Bloomberg, Minasul’s president Jose Marcos Magalhaes declared at the Global Coffee Forum in Campinas that Minasul intends to launch the token this month. Farmers will..

Blockchain for Food, How the Industry Makes Use of the Technology

In 2019, blockchain has been piercing the food industry at an accelerated pace. So, what makes it so appealing for local players?

10 Things to Track With Blockchain

The advent of distributed ledger technology has comprised the catalyst for a new wave of creative destruction. Here are the top-10 industries that are affected the most

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