Vannes. Ikea cancels the opening of the withdrawal point

Vannes. Ikea cancels the opening of the withdrawal point

The Swedish furniture brand has just announced that it was finally canceling its project to open a pick-up point at the Vélo & Oxygen, avenue store. from the Marne, to Vannes. “We rushed to update our website. We finally realized that the implementation of Vélo & Oxygen did not correspond to the needs of our […]

IKEA Canada Launches Employment Program for Refugees Nationwide

IKEA Canada Launches Employment Program for Refugees Nationwide

IKEA Canada is launching a nationwide refugee employment program that will support the company in hiring 250 refugees over the next three years. This program will help refugees to join the ranks of the active labor force and acquire new skills, and support their integration into communities across Canada. The program announced today is based […]

New IKEA store opens Feb, 7 in Greenwich

New IKEA store opens Feb, 7 in Greenwich

This is good news for all fans of furniture and decoration In Greenwich, a new Ikea store will open on February 7, 2019. For this new “store”, the design has been specially designed around a reflection on the environmental impact. Indeed, the Swedish firm promises that it is his most eco-friendly store ever designed. According […]

IKEA Group signs agreement to acquire TaskRabbit

IKEA Group signs agreement to acquire TaskRabbit

IKEA Group (Ingka Holding B.V. and its controlled entities), the world’s largest home furnishing retailer, has signed a conditional agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in TaskRabbit, Inc., an on-demand services platform company. TaskRabbit currently operates in the United States and London (UK) and will continue to function as an independent company. “In a […]

IKEA teams up with Uber and “Oh Happy Day” to celebrate Friendsgiving

IKEA teams up with Uber and “Oh Happy Day” to celebrate Friendsgiving

IKEA U.S. announced it has teamed up with Uber and “Oh Happy Day” to offer a special promotion – as well as tips and inspiration – for friends and loved ones planning a Friendsgiving meal this holiday season. “Friendsgiving” is a new cultural phenomenon where friends gather for a Thanksgiving meal before the actual holiday. […]

IKEA recalls 29 million chests and dressers

IKEA recalls 29 million chests and dressers

The Swedish retail giant IKEA has recalled 29 million chests and dressers following tip-over causalities. The recalled Malm line has been responsible for death of four children. The recalled chests were sold from 2002 through June 2016 for between $70 and $200. The items are being recalled in the US and Canada. The company announced […]

Ikea reveals new eco friendly packaging alternative

Ikea reveals new eco friendly packaging alternative

Swedish retail giant Ikea revealed its plans to replace the existing polystyrene packaging with eco friendly mushroom based alternative. The new biodegradable fungus-based packaging will be more easy to be recycled. The company announced that the newly developed biodegradable “fungi packaging”,  would also reduce wastage. The head of sustainability for Ikea in the UK, Joanna Yarrow said, “We are […]