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Ikea launches employee carpooling trial with Liftango

The Ride2Work employee-carpool program will encourage thousands of Ikea coworkers to think about ways they can reduce th...

Ikea launches loyalty program to support small businesses

As small businesses recover from the pandemic, Ikea has unveiled a new loyalty club called Ikea Business Network.

Ikea Germany and Infarm create instore herb gardens

The collaboration aims to motivate Ikea employees and customers to live healthier, more sustainable lives.

Biryani instead of meatballs: Here’s Ikea’s recipe for success in India

A bundle of surprises awaited the Swedish furniture giant Ikea when it entered India in 2018.
Ikea to launch small-format planning studio concept in Australia

Ikea to launch small-format Planning Studio concept in Australia

Unlike Ikea's traditional warehouse-like stores, the Planning Studio is sized between 300-500sqm and designed for custom...

Ikea invests US$373 million in solar park projects

Ingka Group, the owner of most Ikea stores worldwide, has bought nine solar photovoltaic park projects in Germany and Sp...

“We’ve always stayed curious”: How Ikea is becoming a changemaker

Ikea has come a long way from its beginnings as a big blue box out in a potato field.

Ikea invests US$373 million in solar park projects

Ingka Group, the owner of most Ikea stores worldwide, has bought nine solar photovoltaic park projects in Germany and Sp...

Retail appointments of the week

APG&Co's management shakeup; The Iconic appoints first CCO; Scentre Group's Peter Allen signals retirement; and the ARA'...

Ikea buys land damaged by hurricane in Florida to plant forests

The world's biggest furniture brand operates through a franchise system with Ingka Group the main retailer.

Ikea supports people and planet with latest social partnerships

Furniture giant Ikea has partnered with social businesses in Southeast Asia to provide jobs for minority groups and brin...

‘I felt so supported’: How Ikea is evolving its refugee program

Globally, Ikea has committed to supporting at least 2500 refugees by 2023 through job training and language skills initi...

World’s largest Ikea set to launch in the Philippines

Ikea Philippines online store has also launched earlier this month after a soft launch in September.

Officeworks, Ikea, Kmart join campaign to bring retail emission to net-zero

“I know we don’t have all the answers right now, however what I do know is that if we join forces together we can work o...

Ikea launching online marketplace for second-hand goods

As soon as next year, Ikea will allow online customers to browse and ‘reserve’ used items, which they can then go to a s...

Ikea trials mobile checkout in Queensland stores

From today onward, customers will be able to use the Ikea App to scan a product’s barcode, creating a virtual shopping c...

Amazon, Ikea commit to using zero-carbon shipping fuels by 2040

With about 90% of world trade transported by sea, global shipping accounts for nearly 3% of the world's CO2 emissions.

Ikea launches global 24-hour virtual festival

Ikea Festival will take place in more than 100 homes in more than 50 countries, and is open to everyone.

Ikea expands Buy Back & Resell program as it eyes 2030 circularity goal

US pilot to precede nationwide launch as furniture retailer takes its sustainability initiative global.