Online selling plan
- Ikea pilots Internet. // Cabinet Maker;10/29/99, Issue 5161, p3
Reports that retail firm, Ikea AB will start its electronic commerce presence.
- IKEA supersizes Philly location. Lillo, Andrea // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p2
Reports on the business expansion of Ikea in Pennsylvania. Launch of additional stores; Variation of the merchandise assortment; Plan of store remodelling.
- Story overtakes Ikea founder's doubts. // Furniture/Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p59
Reports on the misinterpretation of the business expansion plans of Ingvar Kamprad, the founder of Ikea in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Volatility of the economy; Confusion arising from the news stories.
- Caution: Border Crossings. // Chain Store Age;Sep 99 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 75 Issue 9, p66
Discusses the importance of being sensitive to cultural issues when retailing abroad. Arrest of former IKEA president, Steen Kanter in Austria for the importation of salt in 1976; Reason for IKEA's poor office furniture sales in Germany; Views on Internet retailing.
- Ikea begins online selling in Sweden. // Furniture/Today;08/28/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p57
Reports that Ikea has begun sellin furniture online throughout Sweden.
- Ikea starts big Edmonton unit. // Furniture/Today;8/5/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p6
Reports the shop constructed by Sweden-based furniture shop, Ikea in Edmonton, Canada. Growth of annual sales; Amount of store construction; Plan of Ikea to construct a display room in Montreal.
- IKEA gets its act together in home. Lillo, Andrea // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the business plans of textile retailer Ikea in the U.S. Emphasis on product coordination; Flexibility of the textile design options; Answer to the needs of the customers.
- IKEA Docks at Long Wharf. Sokol, David // Shopping Center World;Mar2003, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p13
Reports on the business expansion of home furnishing retailer Ikea AB in New Haven, Connecticut. Purchase of real property from Westfield America; Opposition of the residents and architects on the plan of Ikea; Renovation of the office space.
- Ikea breaks ground in Philly. // Furniture/Today;5/19/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 36, p6
Reports on the expansion plan of Ikea AB and has broken ground for its second unit store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.