Chipotle, an American fast-casual restaurant chain, can now accept Shiba Inu as payment via Flexa


Chipotle, a fast-casual restaurant chain in the United States, is now accepting payments in 98 cryptocurrencies, including Shiba Inu (SHIB), Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Dogecoin (DOGE), and others, exclusively through Flexa, a digital payments platform.

With this partnership, customers will be able to use their Shiba Inu tokens and other digital currencies from any Flexa-enabled app to purchase burritos, bowls, and other items at any of the 2,975+ Chipotle locations in the United States.

To pay using Flexa, download the Gemini or SPEDN apps to make payments in-store.

Recall that Flexa, the global leader in pure-digital payments, officially added Shiba Inu support on December 10. With this assistance, 40,000 stores in the United States were able to accept Shiba Inu as payment.

Chipotle is a popular Mexican-style fast-food restaurant chain with locations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, and France. Tacos and Mission burritos are made to order in front of the customer at the restaurant.

McDonald’s Corporation purchased a significant portion of the restaurant chain in 1998.

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Chipotle was able to expand to over 500 locations following this acquisition. As a result, McDonald’s Corporation completely divested itself of Chipotle in 2006. As a result, Chipotle now runs nearly 3000 restaurants in the United States alone. As of December 2021, the leading fast-casual Mexican chain employed 97,660 people.

Chipotle Mexican Grill celebrated the 21st year of Boorito, a fan-favorite Halloween event, in style on October 28, 2021. On that day, it became the first restaurant brand to launch a virtual location on Roblox, a global platform that connects millions of people through shared experiences.

Chipotle Mexican Grill became the first brand to enable Roblox players to exchange in-experience currency for real-world items on April 7, 2022, at the event of National Burrito Day, by launching Chipotle Burrito Builder on Roblox, a new simulation experience.

In this experience, players were tasked with rolling burritos in the metaverse to earn Burrito Bucks, the brand’s in-app currency on Roblox. These Burrito Bucks can later be redeemed for an entrée code redeemable on the Chipotle app,, or

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Shiba Inu Adoption is Gaining Popularity

Shiba Inu are becoming more popular with the general public. As a result, SHIB has been accepted as payment by The Cardinale Automotive Group, MotoRenn, Tag Heuer, Gafisa, XcelTrip, and Wolf & Company since May 16th.

A new cross-distribution partnership between Lavu, a major global restaurant software and payments solution provider, and Verifone, a global FinTech leader and payment solution provider, has also enabled Shiba Inu to be accepted as payment in thousands of restaurants across 65 countries.

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