Business

Global cyber attack forces supermarket chain Coop to close stores

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  • On Friday the majority of Coop's 800 grocery stores in Sweden were forced to close due to a cyber-attack that made them unable to accept payments. 
  • Most stores were closed during the weekend but on Monday some are starting to reopen.
  • In order not to waste food, many stores were handing out items for free or freezing them for later.