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Ikea to buy back unwanted furniture in ‘green’ scheme
Swedish furniture giant Ikea
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Ikea to buy back unwanted furniture in ‘green’ scheme

Return your ‘Billy’ bookcase and get vouchers in exchange
15 Oct 2020
Ikea to shut first big UK store risking 350 jobs
Ikea
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Ikea to shut first big UK store risking 350 jobs

Swedish giant says Coventry outlet has made consistent losses
5 Feb 2020
Ikea to pay $46m after child killed by falling drawers
Ikea
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Ikea to pay $46m after child killed by falling drawers

Settlement is believed to be largest ever of its kind
8 Jan 2020
Unusual Christmas gifts for fashion lovers
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Unusual Christmas gifts for fashion lovers

A selection of presents for fashionistas that won't leave them asking for the gift receipt
6 Dec 2019
UK to get its first ‘flat-pack’ homes
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UK to get its first ‘flat-pack’ homes

Deal with local council could provide a radical blueprint to solve Britain’s housing crisis
27 Jun 2019
Ikea store opens its doors to stray dogs
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Ikea store opens its doors to stray dogs

Homeless dogs find a comfortable temporary home during downpours in Sicily
19 Nov 2018
French mayor apologises after Ikea April Fool’s falls flat
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French mayor apologises after Ikea April Fool’s falls flat

Caroline Cayeux announced 4,000 jobs were coming to Beauvais before revealing it to be ill-judged joke
3 Apr 2018

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Ingvar Kamprad, billionaire founder of Ikea, dies at 91
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Ingvar Kamprad, billionaire founder of Ikea, dies at 91

Who was the thrifty Swede who ran global furniture chain for 70 years?
29 Jan 2018
Ikea starts selling solar battery system in UK
Ikea solar storage
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Ikea starts selling solar battery system in UK

System will save hundreds each year, says company, but report warns it comes at a 'big up-front cost'
4 Aug 2017
Ikea accused of exploiting lorry drivers
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Ikea accused of exploiting lorry drivers

Report claims haulage companies are in breach of EU rules
15 Mar 2017
Ikea to launch its first flat-pack bicycle
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Ikea to launch its first flat-pack bicycle

The Sladda is specially designed to appeal to cyclists who don't want to get their hands dirty
15 Apr 2016
Ikea: Child deaths prompt free wall fixings offer
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Ikea: Child deaths prompt free wall fixings offer

Kit to prevent tipping available for 27 million Ikea dressers sold since 2002
23 Jul 2015