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IKEA seeks relaxation local sourcing norms in India

Swedish home furnishings major IKEA has sought relaxation from the government for five years over mandatory 30 percent local sourcing norms from opening of its first store in India.

Nov 04, 2015, 22:35 PM IST

Ikea attack suspects are Eritrean asylum seekers, motive unknown

 The two suspects in a knife attack at an Ikea store in Sweden that left two dead are Eritrean asylum-seekers, one of whom has denied any involvement while the other is in critical condition, police said Tuesday.

Aug 11, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Two stabbed to death at Ikea store in Sweden: Police

Two people were stabbed to death at an Ikea store in the central Swedish town of Vasteras and a third person was wounded, police said on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 19:06 PM IST

Ikea to double local sourcing by 2020

The global home furnishings major Ikea, which currently sources USD 370 million worth of goods from here annually, aims at doubling it by 2020.

Jan 19, 2015, 18:11 PM IST