Ikea targets five new London stores
- Ikea's aggressive plan. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;6/25/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p1
Reports on Ikea's plan to open 50 stores in North America. Estimated annual furniture, bedding and accessory sales in 2012; Company's plan to open two Canadian stores in 2001; Other expansion plans of the Sweden-based specialty home furnishings retailer.
- Ikea to fight Hillingdon rejection. // Cabinet Maker;12/2/2005, Issue 5467, p5
The article reports that furniture company Ikea AB is appealing the decision of the London, England Borough of Hillingdon council to reject its proposal to construct a store. Ikea's application for the store includes the following: restaurants, cafes, parking spaces and residential units. Also,...
- Ikea boost. // Cabinet Maker;09/04/98, Issue 5104, p3
Informs about the planning permission granted by Edinburgh City and Midlothian councils for an Ikea furniture store at Straiton in Scotland.
- IKEA Serves Up Fresh Ideas for Furniture. Graves, Brad // San Diego Business Journal;09/18/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p3
Reports that Europe-based retailer of assemble-it-yourself furniture and home accessories IKEA has opened a store in San Diego County, California. Cost of constructing the store; Amenities; Other stores in the United States; Worldwide sales in 1999.
- IKEA hopes to furnish a store in New Rochelle. Prenon, Mary T. // Westchester County Business Journal;03/30/98, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p2
Focuses on Swedish furniture firm IKEA's plan to establish a store in New Rochelle, New York. Possible third location in the New York metropolitan area; Absence of tax breaks from the city; Total sales of the company in 1997.
- BAD WEEK. // Cabinet Maker;3/31/2006, Issue 5481, p59
The article reports on furniture retailer Ikea's plans to cancel the construction of a flagship store in Coventry, England, after residents vetoed the development. Apparently, residents living near the planned city center site used their powers of persuasion on the Swedish furniture company to...
- Ikea clear for Cardiff store. // Cabinet Maker;11/15/2002, Issue 5313, p4
Reports that Ikea AB has launched plans to open its first furniture store in Wales.
- Ikea breaks ground in Portland. // Furniture/Today;8/7/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 47, p10
The article reports on the ground-breaking of Swedish furniture company Ikea's first store in Portland, Oregon which is scheduled to open in summer 2007. The usual features of the retailer will be included in Ikea Portland such as room settings, a supervised children's play area and a...
- Ikea continues growth push with first store in San Diego. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;09/25/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p4
Reports that Sweden-based furniture retailer Ikea has opened its third franchisee-operated store, located in San Diego, California. Owner of the first Ikea franchise in the United States; Floor area of the furniture showroom and the marketplace of accessories; Store features.