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Ikea Archives

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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Ikea moves to make its first energy positive store in Adelaide

Ikea will introduce a connected solar and battery combination that will provide more than 70 per cent of the store’s ele...

Will the global furniture boom continue into 2021?

The furniture industry has seen some strong tailwinds in 2020, as customers continue spending more time at home. But wi...
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Ikea opens dedicated second-hand stores, expanding circular furniture goal

Ikea is to open its second second-hand furniture store in its home country, Sweden, expanding its commitment to the circ...

Apple commits to reach carbon neutrality by 2030

Tech firm will remove 75 per cent of total footprint, and offset remaining 25 per cent, within ten years.

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 wi...

Retail news from around the globe

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