Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 18:35
A flood of 20,000 applications for jobs at a new Ikea store in Spain crashed the company`s Internet server, forcing it to suspend the hiring process, the Swedish furniture giant said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 17:20
Swedish furniture chain IKEA, which is in the process of establishing its first shop in India, is looking to scale up sourcing of furniture from the country and also plans to procure bigger items for its global operations.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 09:39
Officials say senior executives of IKEA France are in police custody over allegations that they illegally spied on employees and customers.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 12:32
During meeting it was informed that IKEA planned to establish its stores in four states and UP was high on their priority.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 20:06
A new app on Apple iPhones and Android devices can get their users paid for every picture they click through their smartphones.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 21:48
There have been instances of companies being set up with names resembling those of long-established entities, including foreign giants such as Ikea, Walmart and Starbucks.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 18:55
"The company wants to concentrate on fewer states in India and Haryana is among one of them," an official release quoting Maeztu said here.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 13:03
IKEA already sources products worth 1 billion euros from India and mainly from handloom and carpet clusters.
Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 17:37
The company's plan was conveyed by IKEA CEO Mikael Ohlsson, who met Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma here Monday, sources said.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 11:05
Land acquisition will be a major hurdle for Swedish furniture retailer IKEA to set up its stores in India and it may have to even depend on public auction by government, according to real estate consultants.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 22:35
Swedish major IKEA Thursday welcomed the government's decision to open its stores in India saying the company will offer home furnishing solutions at an affordable price, besides ramping up sourcing from the country.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 21:12
The government Thursday formally allowed Swedish furniture major IKEA to invest Rs 10,500 crore for setting up single brand retail stores to sell mostly home furnishing items.
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