Singapore, September 26, 2023 — iStudio, the biggest Apple Premium Reseller in Singapore, announced its partnership with Triple-A, a crypto payment gateway licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). This collaboration allows iStudio customers to make purchases using cryptocurrencies at selected iStudio stores.
With a team of dedicated experts well-versed in Apple products, iStudio has consistently delivered exceptional service to its customer base. With the integration of Triple-A’s crypto payment solutions, iStudio is taking a step forward to enhance the shopping experience for its customers. This rollout will begin at stores across Singapore, including malls such as Jurong Point, Tampines Mall, Paragon, NEX, and Changi Airport Terminal 3.
By accepting cryptocurrency payments through Triple-A, iStudio expands its reach to a fast growing community of tech-savvy buyers who embrace this payment method. Moreover, crypto payments come with lower transaction fees compared to conventional methods and eliminate the risk of chargeback fraud for iStudio.
Jeremy Lin, Head of Marketing of iStudio, explained, ‘We’ve been monitoring this payment method for some time, and found Triple-A the perfect partner. It’s crucial for us that iStudio remains shielded from cryptocurrency price fluctuations. With Triple-A’s instant conversion to fiat currency and next-day bank settlement, we have nothing to worry about. Equally important, we wanted to ensure a smooth payment experience for our customers, and Triple-A allows them to conveniently use their preferred crypto wallets.”
Eric Barbier, CEO of Triple-A, added, “We are thrilled to empower iStudio by enabling crypto acceptance with absolute ease, helping them reach more customers, boost revenue, and streamline costs. Furthermore, we are delighted to provide a secure and user-friendly crypto payment solution to Apple’s customer base.”
Apple Products are now available for purchase with Bitcoin (BTC), Tether (USDT), and USD Coin (USDC) at iStudio’s select retail locations, including Jurong Point, Tampines Mall, Paragon, NEX, and Changi Airport Terminal 3.
iStudio is Singapore’s biggest Apple Premium Reseller (22 stores islandwide), bringing a boutique Apple Experience closer to you. iStudio opened its inaugural boutique at Terminal 3 of Singapore Changi Airport in 2007; being one of the first Apple Premium Resellers located in a Duty Free Departure/Transit Hall. iStudio is proudly Singapore’s first and only Apple Premium Reseller to offer tax-free purchases for patrons departing from the Singapore Changi Airport, also available on iShopChangi. In 2016, they launched their eCommerce, istudiosg.com, reaching out to larger audiences in Singapore and beyond, offering a wide variety of exclusive online promotions only at iStudio.
Triple-A is a licensed crypto payment gateway that helps businesses increase their revenue by enabling crypto payments and payouts, giving them access to the spending power of the fast-growing 420m+ cryptocurrency users.
Triple-A’s white label crypto payments solutions allow businesses from all industries to leverage the benefits of the growing crypto market without being exposed to volatility risk or having to handle or convert digital currencies. Their solutions are compatible with all wallets, easy to integrate and offer instant confirmation, locked-in exchange rates and chargeback protection.
Licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and trusted by over 20,000 businesses, Triple-A makes accepting crypto payments simple for businesses across the globe. Outside of Singapore, Triple-A also holds licences from Banque de France’s ACPR in Europe and is registered with the United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN).
Disclaimer: Shareholders of iStudio have no vested interest in any Cryptocurrency.