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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.

Ikea Sweden to sell sustainable energy to locals

As of September this year, furniture giant Ikea will offer sustainably generated energy to Swedish households in a move ...

Ikea’s malls arm branches out into housing with new China centre

Ingka Centres, along with parent Ikea, still has great belief in a future of physical shopping, including in China.

‘Everyone is talented’: Why Ikea wants more businesses to hire refugees

Hiring refugees not only helps people find their feet in their new home, it can also improve company morale and lead to ...

Ikea and Sephora: Why businesses need to go beyond the bottom line

In modern-day retail, businesses need to show that they care about something other than making a profit to succeed in th...

Plant balls and secondhand furniture: Meet the Ikea of the future

Here's how the retailer is transforming its product range and the way it operates to be climate positive and circular by...

Ikea ramps up inclusion efforts ahead of IDAHOT day

Gender neutral bathrooms have been introduced across Ikea’s stores to ensure all staff and customers feel comfortable an...

Analysis: Is Ikea ready to become a lifestyle brand?

Could furniture giant Ikea's limited clothing line just a publicity stunt or the beginnings of expanding into a lifestyl...

Analysis: Is boring large format retail finally over?

Large-format retailers have made a name for themselves as high on function but low ambience and excitement. Thanks to Ik...

‘Never stop being rebels’: An inside look into Ikea’s innovation lab

SPACE 10 co-founder shares an insight into a more sustainable way for global companies to sell goods.
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Retail news around the globe

Ikea to build mall in India; Uniqlo beats Zara as most valuable fashion brand; Giordano rolls out mega store; and much m...

Why Ikea is making a big property push in India

With two stores under its belt, the Swedish furniture giant is now gearing up to open its first Ikea-anchored mall in In...
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Retail news around the globe

Ikea unveils planning studio in Singapore; BHG and Raffles City reveals lifestyle store concept; Carrefour, Alimentation...

Ikea opens stand-alone planning studio in Singapore

Ikea Singapore has launched a stand-alone specialist showroom in partnership with Livspace at Jurong Point.

What will 2021 bring to the furniture industry?

The furniture industry has seen some strong tailwinds in 2020, as customers work on improving their home. But will this...

Why sustainable store design is the future

The Body Shop, Ikea on embracing the concept of sustainable store design.

Opinion: When retail meets virtual reality

The pandemic has kickstarted some retailers into embracing new technologies to connect with customers.
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Ikea in talks to buy city-centre retail property in big European cities

Ingka Group's investment arm is pushing into real estate.

How Ikea is giving marine litter a new lease of life

The Swedish furniture giant shares insight into the Musselbloma project and its global expansion plans.

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