Inter IKEA Group | Newsroom > News http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/all efde35e5-2909-4d45-be75-ff5f7941d092/IKEA aims to cut food waste by 50% with new Food is Precious initiative http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-aims-to-cut-food-waste-by-50--with-new-food-is-precious-initiative/s/efde35e5-2909-4d45-be75-ff5f7941d092 IKEA aims to cut food waste by 50% with new Food is Precious initiative The IKEA initiative, Food is Precious, aims to cut food waste in its food operations by 50% by the end of its fiscal year 2020. A smart scale solution, measuring wasted food and its sources,... ]]> 6/19/2017 11:30:00 AM 6c20233d-1766-45da-a199-5c4e1f4d5389/Make some noise and get the party started with upcoming collection FREKVENS – IKEA and Teenage Engineering in collaboration http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/upcoming-collection-frekvens-ikea-and-teenage-engineering-in-collaboration/s/6c20233d-1766-45da-a199-5c4e1f4d5389 Make some noise and get the party started with upcoming collection FREKVENS – IKEA and Teenage Engineering in collaboration What is needed in order to throw a great party at home? That is what we want to explore together with Teenage Engineering, a collective of creatives known for making music, designing electronic... ]]> 6/7/2017 2:25:00 PM bdc35645-5771-4e31-ba04-f63a2523af25/IKEA to learn from space journey to Mars http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-learn-from-space-journey-to-mars/s/bdc35645-5771-4e31-ba04-f63a2523af25 IKEA to learn from space journey to Mars A journey to Mars takes three years and a lot of research, innovation and engineering. What if those learnings were brought back to earth and into your home? This is what IKEA will explore in a... ]]> 6/7/2017 2:25:00 PM 1d6c23a8-4eb0-459d-86dd-94bbed8d8acf/IKEA to explore inspiring design pieces for young homes in collaboration with Virgil Abloh http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-inspiring-design-pieces-for-young-homes-in-collaboration-with-virgil-abloh/s/1d6c23a8-4eb0-459d-86dd-94bbed8d8acf IKEA to explore inspiring design pieces for young homes in collaboration with Virgil Abloh Starting your first home, developing your own space can be both exciting and challenging. Short term rentals, small spaces, tight budgets but still a longing to express yourself through beautiful... ]]> 6/7/2017 2:20:00 PM 5b2e5787-6471-4217-b154-9deb0c1550a4/New collaboration between IKEA and Apple http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/new-collaboration-between-ikea-and-apple/s/5b2e5787-6471-4217-b154-9deb0c1550a4 New collaboration between IKEA and Apple We are happy to announce a new collaboration between IKEA and Apple in the area of augmented reality (AR). Together we are looking at the possibility to further explore the use of AR as a tool for... ]]> 6/7/2017 2:20:00 PM 3d77ade8-3db7-4735-8263-e9c566d5c77d/IKEA to explore the importance of scents with Ben Gorham of Byredo http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-the-importance-of-scents-with-ben-gorham-of-byredo/s/3d77ade8-3db7-4735-8263-e9c566d5c77d IKEA to explore the importance of scents with Ben Gorham of Byredo We can all relate to the sensation of being transported to another time and place when we experience a particular smell. It might be a childhood memory of your grandmother’s cooking, newly cut... ]]> 6/7/2017 2:14:00 PM f1da5d6d-7228-4bb9-a2fd-f4144f4b0062/See the LIVE show from Democratic Design Days 2017! http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/see-the-live-show-from-democratic-design-days-2017-/s/f1da5d6d-7228-4bb9-a2fd-f4144f4b0062 See the LIVE show from Democratic Design Days 2017! IKEA Democratic Design Days is a yearly re-occurring event in Älmhult Sweden – the very heart of IKEA where all our product development takes place. During these days we share the journey of our... ]]> 6/7/2017 1:26:00 PM 0c9b19a9-8235-4d4f-8224-ddc366a385ff/IKEA opens up to co-create the future range with the world http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-opens-up-to-co-create-the-future-range-with-the-world/s/0c9b19a9-8235-4d4f-8224-ddc366a385ff IKEA opens up to co-create the future range with the world IKEA believe in the power of the many, and the journey ahead is an inclusive one. co-createIKEA is an open invitation to the world to create a better everyday life for the many people, together.... ]]> 6/7/2017 11:13:00 AM a28e2ae1-7631-4e63-9fa6-f37a7dc09cd4/IKEA to explore the making of food and music at HAVEN Festival in Copenhagen http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-the-making-of-food-and-music-at-haven-festival-in-copenhagen/s/a28e2ae1-7631-4e63-9fa6-f37a7dc09cd4 IKEA to explore the making of food and music at HAVEN Festival in Copenhagen Every year we make thousands of home visits around the world to get a deep understanding of life at home. As the home is extending outside the four walls, IKEA will explore new ways of meeting... ]]> 6/6/2017 9:10:00 PM a5702517-ee4d-4a2f-a9a8-7f311b43cd84/IKEA invites people to make virtual pancakes – releases a virtual reality app on Steam http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-invites-people-to-make-virtual-pancakes---releases-a-virtual-reality-app-on-steam/s/a5702517-ee4d-4a2f-a9a8-7f311b43cd84 IKEA invites people to make virtual pancakes – releases a virtual reality app on Steam IKEA makes its second virtual reality app available worldwide, on Valve’s global gaming platform Steam. Users will be able to explore a virtual kitchen, and interact by making batter and frying... ]]> 5/30/2017 6:02:00 AM b81aae67-67bd-4dd8-bfd7-3b4ef4f48888/Control IKEA Home Smart products with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s Home app http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/control-ikea-home-smart-products-with-amazon-alexa--google-assistant-and-apple-s-home-app/s/b81aae67-67bd-4dd8-bfd7-3b4ef4f48888 Control IKEA Home Smart products with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s Home app During the summer and early autumn, IKEA is adding functionality to its smart lighting range by enabling people to voice control their lighting with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant and to set up... ]]> 5/23/2017 11:25:00 AM 31b58e02-8bde-4fb3-8e42-aec637eed08c/IKEA to explore uniqueness in new collaboration with designer Piet Hein Eek http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-uniqueness-in-new-collaboration-with-designer-piet-hein-eek/s/31b58e02-8bde-4fb3-8e42-aec637eed08c IKEA to explore uniqueness in new collaboration with designer Piet Hein Eek IKEA has teamed up with Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek resulting in INDUSTRIELL, a mass produced collection celebrating uniqueness and intentional imperfections. At IKEA we are curious to learn new... ]]> 5/23/2017 11:06:00 AM b72ef57c-9076-420f-8ee8-3abf80d77e42/Marcus Engman to talk at What Design Can Do http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/marcus-engman-to-talk-at-what-design-can-do/s/b72ef57c-9076-420f-8ee8-3abf80d77e42 Marcus Engman to talk at What Design Can Do On May 23, Marcus Engman, Head of Design at IKEA Range and Supply will be one of the key note speakers at What Design Can Do in Amsterdam. The theme for this year´s gathering is climate change and... ]]> 5/22/2017 2:59:00 PM 1eb6198b-6862-4f93-a8cc-06a007075225/IKEA and fashion activist Bea Åkerlund in collaboration for fashion lovers http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-fashion-activist-bea--kerlund-in-collaboration-for-fashion-lovers/s/1eb6198b-6862-4f93-a8cc-06a007075225 IKEA and fashion activist Bea Åkerlund in collaboration for fashion lovers IKEA has teamed up with fashion activist and stylist, Bea Åkerlund, to work together on an eclectic collection of bold statement pieces of home decoration. The home is a place where you can... ]]> 5/15/2017 1:39:00 PM f4dd78af-1016-4daf-9fb0-911dd82fbd2e/IKEA PÅTÅR coffee packaging design receives the Dieline Awards 2017 http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-p-t-r-coffee-packaging-design-receives-the-dieline-awards-2017/s/f4dd78af-1016-4daf-9fb0-911dd82fbd2e IKEA PÅTÅR coffee packaging design receives the Dieline Awards 2017 Today PÅTÅR, the new packaging design of the IKEA coffee range, is awarded in The Dieline Award 2017. The new design is part of a new packaging strategy for the IKEA Swedish Food Market products,... ]]> 5/3/2017 7:50:00 AM c3e821a4-8c24-44b8-8e78-8dd44ad4772b/IKEA Festival nominated as top 40 best exhibitions at Milan Furniture Fair 2017 http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-festival-nominated-as-top-40-best-exhibitions-at-milan-furniture-fair-2017/s/c3e821a4-8c24-44b8-8e78-8dd44ad4772b IKEA Festival nominated as top 40 best exhibitions at Milan Furniture Fair 2017 We are very happy that the IKEA Festival is nominated as one of the top 40 best exhibitions at the Milan Furniture Fair 2017. The award is the one and only award that celebrates the best... ]]> 4/5/2017 8:25:00 PM accbc9e0-dee5-4810-bea1-ee1edb3bbb49/IKEA to collaborate with fashion designer Chris Stamp http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-collaborate-with-fashion-designer-chris-stamp/s/accbc9e0-dee5-4810-bea1-ee1edb3bbb49 IKEA to collaborate with fashion designer Chris Stamp What is needed in the young homes with an active and urban lifestyle? This is what IKEA will explore in an upcoming collaboration together with the American fashion designer Chris Stamp. Chris... ]]> 4/4/2017 4:09:00 PM ce54eb31-3c20-45bb-9862-e9445f5b6170/IKEA HAVSTEN outdoor sofa awarded with the Red Dot Award on Product Design http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-havsten-outdoor-sofa-awarded-with-the-red-dot-award-on-product-design/s/ce54eb31-3c20-45bb-9862-e9445f5b6170 IKEA HAVSTEN outdoor sofa awarded with the Red Dot Award on Product Design The IKEA HAVSTEN outdoor sofa, has been awarded with the 2017 Red Dot Award: Product Design. Red Dot Award is an internationally organised competition which reviews the best products of the year.... ]]> 4/3/2017 3:42:00 PM bc657c90-ec04-4f07-aa0b-137f08156ab2/IKEA PS 2017 armchair awarded with the Red Dot Award on Product Design http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-ps-2017-armchair-awarded-with-the-red-dot-award-on-product-design/s/bc657c90-ec04-4f07-aa0b-137f08156ab2 IKEA PS 2017 armchair awarded with the Red Dot Award on Product Design The IKEA PS 2017 armchair, has been awarded with the 2017 Red Dot Award: Product Design. Red Dot Award is an internationally organised competition which reviews the best products of the year. The... ]]> 4/3/2017 3:33:00 PM 63727448-bfee-483b-8e6b-fd94770e2149/Welcome to experience the future living room in Milan http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/welcome-to-experience-the-future-living-room-in-milan/s/63727448-bfee-483b-8e6b-fd94770e2149 Welcome to experience the future living room in Milan The role of the living room is changing dramatically and that is why IKEA is redefining the room where the everyday life happens. As cities grow, homes become smaller and the presence of... ]]> 4/3/2017 1:55:00 PM b1fef4a2-e152-4ee3-9431-e188d26dfc92/IKEA launches its first digital home furnishing product – an app to adjust lighting http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-launches-its-first-digital-home-furnishing-product---an-app-to-adjust-lighting/s/b1fef4a2-e152-4ee3-9431-e188d26dfc92 IKEA launches its first digital home furnishing product – an app to adjust lighting March 31st IKEA took the next step in the smart home by releasing its first completely digital home furnishing product. The TRÅDFRI app lets people design the lighting they want through their... ]]> 3/28/2017 8:38:00 PM f73b0c5c-1f2d-4594-9b70-69205710cb22/IKEA x colette – announcing a collaboration of details http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-x-colette---announcing-a-collaboration-of-details/s/f73b0c5c-1f2d-4594-9b70-69205710cb22 IKEA x colette – announcing a collaboration of details IKEA will team up with the French multi-brand retailer colette and their Creative director Sarah Andelman to collaborate over a collection focusing on details of selective products and... ]]> 3/22/2017 4:42:00 PM 7f88a151-97bf-4a53-95ae-51674324de05/All IKEA stores in Australia to operate by IKEA Retail Australia http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/all-ikea-stores-in-australia-to-operate-by-ikea-retail-australia/s/7f88a151-97bf-4a53-95ae-51674324de05 All IKEA stores in Australia to operate by IKEA Retail Australia On 1 March 2017, IKEA Retail Australia (part of INGKA Holding B.V. and its controlled entities) acquires Cebas Pty Ltd. and brings all of IKEA retail operations in Australia under one common... ]]> 3/1/2017 10:02:00 AM 31ee85c8-0324-407d-8254-1c10bea49bb1/IKEA to showcase the future living room in Milan http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-showcase-the-future-living-room-in-milan/s/31ee85c8-0324-407d-8254-1c10bea49bb1 IKEA to showcase the future living room in Milan The world has seen more change in the last twenty years than in the two hundred years before that. Urbanization, technology and changed social needs have reformed our lives, including the living... ]]> 2/15/2017 9:52:00 AM 73cc490c-f18e-4d68-9467-781f545a923a/IKEA to start purchasing from Jordan http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-start-purchasing-from-jordan/s/73cc490c-f18e-4d68-9467-781f545a923a IKEA to start purchasing from Jordan In November 2016, IKEA decided that we will start purchasing from Jordan through our Social Entrepreneurs initiative, creating livelihood for Syrian refugees and locals. The situation in Syria is... ]]> 2/10/2017 8:24:00 AM c3982c77-717a-4366-9b1b-db1f438b7c41/IKEA to South Africa for a design collaboration on urban modern rituals http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-south-africa-for-a-design-collaboration-on-urban-modern-rituals/s/c3982c77-717a-4366-9b1b-db1f438b7c41 IKEA to South Africa for a design collaboration on urban modern rituals IKEA has teamed up with a group of designers, architects, artists and creatives from South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Egypt, Angola, Ivory Coast and Rwanda to collaborate around modern rituals and... ]]> 2/9/2017 7:54:00 AM 98256605-245a-4768-a6ae-062f2f1a6164/Life at home becomes an exhibition at IKEA Museum in Älmhult http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/life-at-home-becomes-an-exhibition-at-ikea-museum-in--lmhult/s/98256605-245a-4768-a6ae-062f2f1a6164 Life at home becomes an exhibition at IKEA Museum in Älmhult For the first time ever the “Life at home” report from IKEA will be made available for the many people through the exhibition “What makes a home” at IKEA Museum in Älmhult. IKEA Museum recreates... ]]> 2/2/2017 8:03:00 AM 85120331-1196-4df7-9edf-96fc7f29ced0/IKEA will open store in Latvia http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-will-open-store-in-latvia/s/85120331-1196-4df7-9edf-96fc7f29ced0 IKEA will open store in Latvia The first IKEA store in Latvia is planned to open end of August 2018. Pending approvals, construction of the IKEA store will begin in spring of 2017.The store will be operated by SIA, part of... ]]> 2/1/2017 8:50:00 AM 2b531895-6267-4499-b0fd-875f4ff80dab/IKEA PS 2017 armchair awarded with 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Award http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-ps-2017-armchair-awarded-with-2016-good-design--award/s/2b531895-6267-4499-b0fd-875f4ff80dab IKEA PS 2017 armchair awarded with 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Award The IKEA PS 2017 armchair has been awarded with the 2016 GOOD DESIGN Award in the category furniture. GOOD DESIGN is one of the oldest, prestigious and most recognised programme for design... ]]> 1/31/2017 1:53:00 PM 244f33a1-d2f2-4ce5-9546-9a2047326973/Recycled PET-bottles become IKEA kitchen fronts http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/recycled-pet-bottles-become-ikea-kitchen-fronts/s/244f33a1-d2f2-4ce5-9546-9a2047326973 Recycled PET-bottles become IKEA kitchen fronts February 1st, IKEA launches KUNGSBACKA kitchen fronts. They are the first kitchen fronts in the IKEA range made from both recycled wood and recycled plastic. Together with an Italian supplier,... ]]> 1/31/2017 10:31:00 AM 8945830d-059e-4fcb-897b-cbb5724009a4/SLADDA awarded with 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Award http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/sladda-awarded-with-2016-good-design--award/s/8945830d-059e-4fcb-897b-cbb5724009a4 SLADDA awarded with 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Award Älmhult 12 December 2016 ]]> 12/13/2016 4:08:00 PM e5eee033-30ec-4742-8af1-c1bb1857b5b6/IKEA Highlights 2016 http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-highlights-2016/s/e5eee033-30ec-4742-8af1-c1bb1857b5b6 IKEA Highlights 2016 07 December, 2016 IKEA released IKEA Highlights 2016 – an online publication sharing this year’s top stories from around the IKEA world. From the future of the infamous meatball, to the 90th... ]]> 12/7/2016 2:54:00 PM f8deb542-6aa3-4db5-acbf-62095a05b1a3/Summarising the IKEA year http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/summarising-the-ikea-year/s/f8deb542-6aa3-4db5-acbf-62095a05b1a3 Summarising the IKEA year Delft, 7 December 2016 ]]> 12/7/2016 7:01:00 AM 1e5fd4b5-ff07-43dc-8792-dc6451f320d1/Welcome to Inter IKEA Group Newsroom http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/welcome-to-inter-ikea-group-newsroom/s/1e5fd4b5-ff07-43dc-8792-dc6451f320d1 Welcome to Inter IKEA Group Newsroom Älmhult 6 December 2016 ]]> 12/6/2016 9:05:00 AM ddfd962e-bbca-4ece-8b08-ffa4ca80806b/Inter IKEA Group acquires IKEA range, supply and production activities from the INGKA Group http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/inter-ikea-group-acquires-ikea-range--supply-and-production-activities-from-the-ingka-group/s/ddfd962e-bbca-4ece-8b08-ffa4ca80806b Inter IKEA Group acquires IKEA range, supply and production activities from the INGKA Group Delft, 1 September 2016 ]]> 12/5/2016 1:57:00 PM 84c62aa4-38f0-48e8-a964-23a23da62c96/Inter IKEA Group acquires TEXO Application AB http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/inter-ikea-group-acquires-texo-application-ab/s/84c62aa4-38f0-48e8-a964-23a23da62c96 Inter IKEA Group acquires TEXO Application AB Delft, 1 September 2016 ]]> 12/5/2016 1:42:00 PM c5b004dd-f427-42ab-9894-f3814dbe694a/Today we open IKEA Museum! http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/today-we-open-ikea-museum-/s/c5b004dd-f427-42ab-9894-f3814dbe694a Today we open IKEA Museum! Älmhult, 30 June 2016 ]]> 12/5/2016 11:04:00 AM 5f411056-c2c7-452a-8055-be98ea8b86fd/Inter IKEA Systems signs letter of intent http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/inter-ikea-systems-signs-letter-of-intent/s/5f411056-c2c7-452a-8055-be98ea8b86fd Inter IKEA Systems signs letter of intent Delft, 3 June 2015 ]]> 12/5/2016 10:41:00 AM