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Swedish students turn to e-shopping

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Students are increasingly choosing to shop online, according to Computer Sweden.

Mecenat, a Swedish company who produce the student CSN-card, revealed today that last year Swedish students shopped online to the tune of 45 million kronor at www.mecenat.se and www.csn-kortet.se with their Mecenat- and CSN-cards compared to just 7 million kronor the previous year.

Mecenat are hoping to hit their target of sales for 200 million kronor this year.

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