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VIDEO: How Ikea is making stores a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community

VIDEO: How Ikea is making stores a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community

From inclusive signage and all-gender bathrooms, to gender-neutral uniforms and name tags that can be edited to include a person’s pronouns, Ikea Aus...
ARA predicts $8.8bn mid-year spending spree as retailers quit excess stock
Alibaba waives guidance as revenue growth slows in Covid’s shadow
Reconciliation Week pop-up shines a spotlight on First Nations brands
“It’s really exciting”: How Coles is supporting its LGBTQIA+ staff

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VIDEO: How Ikea is making stores a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community

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Alibaba waives guidance as revenue growth slows in Covid’s shadow

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Marketplace Medcart chalks up $10 million in first-year sales

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