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Inside Ikea’s Home of Tomorrow

A tenement building in Poland has been repurposed as a place to teach customers about sustainable living.

Retail news from around the globe

Ikea accused of using illegal timber; JD Sports reboots Go Outdoors; and more.

Ikea online flagship opens on Tmall

Ikea launches a flagship store on Alibaba’s marketplace Tmall, the first third-party platform the brand has partnered with in Asia.

Retail news from around the globe

Bed Bath and Beyond to cut 500 jobs; Ikea reduces greenhouse gases; Walmart eyes Asda sell-off.

It’s not a store, it’s a place of worship. Meet the new brand experience

From F45 to Ikea, brands are creating spaces that are more like clubhouses than shops.

Retail appointments

Ikea names new CEO, McDonald’s loses CMO and retailers mourn passing of Wai Tang.

Inter Ikea names new leader as long-term CEO steps down

Head of Ikea franchising to lead the business moving forward.

Ikea eco-store under construction in Vienna

A seven-level Ikea eco-store is being built in Vienna – with no car parks, targeting pedestrians, cyclists and public transport users.

Best of 2019: Store design

We recap some of our favourite store design stories from the past year.

Why Ikea and Nike have walked away from Amazon

Amazon no longer the “cool kid” everyone wants to play with.