AMC Theaters' CEO has declared that Shiba Inu (SHIB) and Dogecoin (DOGE) will be accepted as payment options by March 19, 2022.
On March 19, AMC's chief executive officer, Adam Aron, announced on Twitter that his firm will introduce support for BitPay-powered online payments to its mobile app and website.
This means that Dogecoin and Shiba Inu, the 2 most popular memecoins, will soon be accepted by the world's largest movie theater chain,
"This might rev up the Cryptocurrency fans amongst you. AMC IT says that BitPay will be live for AMC online payments on our web site by March 19, and live on our mobile apps by April 16. Possibly a few days earlier. BitPay, and therefore soon AMC, accepts Doge Coin and Shiba Inu."
In November, AMC began taking Bitcoin and numerous other cryptocurrencies. The company chose to accept the 2 most popular meme cryptocurrencies after conducting separate Twitter surveys to evaluate the attitude of its customers.
According to CoinMarketCap, Dogecoin and Shiba Inu are the 13th and 14th most valuable cryptocurrencies, respectively.