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Futuristic Ikea robotic furniture to have world debut in Hong Kong

Furniture retailer develops robotic furniture suite set for first roll-out in Hong Kong.

Ikea makes catalogues “shoppable” on Pinterest

The retailer’s iconic catalogues are getting a new life online.

The Ikea effect: how we value the fruits of our labour over instant gratification

Why consumers love DIY.

Spotted: Ikea selling map without New Zealand

Swedish furniture chain apologises for leaving NZ off a world map.

Ikea to open first NZ store in Auckland

Global furniture chain to open a pop-up store prior to the store opening.

Ikea to announce store location on Friday

Global furniture retailer to reveal its initial store location in New Zealand later this week.

Ikea launching in New Zealand

Global furniture retailer to offer both physical stores and an e-commerce site.

Ikea unveils FY19 expansion plans

Global furniture retailer looks to enter the South American market.

Ikea Southeast Asia CEO on copycats, culture and competition

Ikea faces some unique challenges as it expands its footprint.

How Ikea’s founder exported a certain image of Sweden

From frugality to ‘fika’, how the retailer’s founder contributed to creating a cultural narrative.

Ikea founder passes away

Entrepreneur who “genuinely revolutionised retail” dies at home in Sweden.

Ikea rejects New Zealand launch claims

Furniture giant responds to reports.

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