Spotlight On Ingvar Kamprad
- What's in a name? Hillier, Rose-Marie // Australian House & Garden;May99, Vol. 101 Issue 6, p30
Features Ingvar Kamprad, a Swedish marketing guru who is behind the company IKEA. Origin of the name of the company.
- Skol! Being tight helps Ikea boss amass a fortune. // Cabinet Maker;08/28/98, Issue 5103, p29
Features Ingvar Kamprad, founder of Britain-based Ikea. Personal fortune; Battle with alcohol; Attitude toward spending.
- Founder Kamprad leaves Ikea board. // Furniture/Today;6/10/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 41, p2
The article informs that Ingvar Kamprad, founder of the furniture company Ikea, is resigning from the board of Inter Ikea Holding, a parent company of the furniture firm Inter Ikea Group, and his son Mathias Kamprad will be appointed as the chairman.
- Founder steps down from global flatpack giant. // Cabinet Maker;5/16/2014, Issue 5885, p8
The article announces that Ingvar Kamprad, pioneering founder of global furniture Ikea, will step down from his position at the company, but will remain involved with the business within an advisory capacity.
- Russia calling for UK stores. // Cabinet Maker;6/29/2007, Issue 5544, p4
The article reports that the British furniture retailers are encouraged to open stores in Russia and Ukraine to make use of the growth in super-sized shopping centers in the two countries. Ikea Furniture Co. founder Ingvar Kamprad stated that the two countries have been longing for classic...
- GOOD WEEK. // Cabinet Maker;12/6/2002, Issue 5316, p37
Focuses on the selection of Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad as the richest man in Switzerland.
- Ikea founder takes a step back from empire. // Cabinet Maker;6/14/2013, Issue 5840, p10
The article reports that Ingvar Kamprad, founder of Swedish retail giant Ikea, is leaving the board of Inter Ikea Holding SA.
- IKEA. Svenungsson, Magnus // IRE Journal;Spring2012, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p26
The article discusses the story behind furniture giant IKEA and how its founder, Ingvar Kamprad, has concealed ownership of the company. It mentions that Kamprad, for the past 30 years, had withheld information from IKEA company employees, customers and Swedish authorities about his true role in...
- Ikea extravaganza. // Cabinet Maker;9/8/2006, Issue 5504, p39
The article provides information about Ikea's launch of its new products in Stockholm, Sweden. The affair is considered to be lavish due to the dishes catered at that time. It could be noted that Ingvar Kamprad's philosophy conveyed the whole culture at his company. In fact, though it is...