Inter IKEA Group | Newsroom > News http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/all 60bce2de-031a-4222-986d-680659008137/IKEA joins forces with Altered to battle water scarcity http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-joins-forces-with-altered-to-battle-water-scarcity/s/60bce2de-031a-4222-986d-680659008137 IKEA joins forces with Altered to battle water scarcity IKEA is partnering up with the innovative start-up company Altered to make a groundbreaking water saving solution available for the many. The agreement allows IKEA to use Altered’s patented... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM 9b07005d-60a1-44b2-be7d-662824481380/IKEA in collaboration with UNYQ and Area Academy to improve gaming and life around it http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-in-collaboration-with-unyq-and-area-academy-to-improve-gaming-and-life-around-it/s/9b07005d-60a1-44b2-be7d-662824481380 IKEA in collaboration with UNYQ and Area Academy to improve gaming and life around it There are around 2 billion gamers in the world – an overlooked group both from a life at home perspective as well as from a functional and ergonomic perspective. Together with UNYQ, a daring... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM a578f6f2-2dc3-41b6-b875-8267d78cf2a5/IKEA and the LEGO Group in collaboration to enable more play and creativity http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-the-lego-group-in-collaboration-to-enable-more-play-and-creativity/s/a578f6f2-2dc3-41b6-b875-8267d78cf2a5 IKEA and the LEGO Group in collaboration to enable more play and creativity We know that play is an important part of life and we believe in the power of play. Play lets us be creative, explore, experiment, dream and discover. IKEA and the LEGO Group, join forces to... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM b2b9145d-a050-4678-aa66-cf570456ed1a/IKEA and adidas team up to imagine the future of sport in the home http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-adidas-team-up-to-imagine-the-future-of-sport-in-the-home/s/b2b9145d-a050-4678-aa66-cf570456ed1a IKEA and adidas team up to imagine the future of sport in the home IKEA is curious to understand what people want and need when it comes to exercising, sleeping and eating at home. IKEA and adidas will collaborate to explore the connections between living spaces... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM cd48aa34-f7d5-4866-98e4-2cac051c7f91/IKEA and Stefan Diez explores the future of work http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-stefan-diez-explores-the-future-of-work/s/cd48aa34-f7d5-4866-98e4-2cac051c7f91 IKEA and Stefan Diez explores the future of work Working today is more flexible than ever and the traditional office spaces as we know them are about to change. To develop better workplaces for the many people, IKEA teams up with award winning... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM e1ba0345-5bea-4ae8-bdc0-e60ea05f4380/IKEA to collaborate with cultural hub Saint Heron http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-collaborate-with-cultural-hub-saint-heron/s/e1ba0345-5bea-4ae8-bdc0-e60ea05f4380 IKEA to collaborate with cultural hub Saint Heron IKEA and Saint Heron announce a collaboration exploring architectural and interior design objects with multifunctional use. ”Contemporary art is a huge part of people’s life today. At IKEA we are... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:16:00 PM 17d96975-eb09-4660-a704-2db3662ff54a/IKEA to explore sustainable off-the-grid living with social business Little Sun http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-sustainable-off-the-grid-living-with-social-business-little-sun/s/17d96975-eb09-4660-a704-2db3662ff54a IKEA to explore sustainable off-the-grid living with social business Little Sun More than one billion people around the world live without access to electricity today. Many of them also lack easy access to clean water and reliable communications services. Teaming up with... ]]> 6/7/2018 4:15:00 PM 6dc10a85-cdfd-4d6e-b25d-1826d9b9a00a/IKEA Museum and the Design Museum in London in collaboration over the future of home http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-museum-and-the-design-museum-in-london-in-collaboration-over-the-future-of-home/s/6dc10a85-cdfd-4d6e-b25d-1826d9b9a00a IKEA Museum and the Design Museum in London in collaboration over the future of home IKEA Museum partners up with the Design Museum in London to explore the changing nature of what the home is. This is one step on IKEA Museum’s journey towards becoming IKEA Democratic Design... ]]> 6/7/2018 2:26:00 PM 024c3f49-1cda-4bc8-bc47-438d300d77ff/IKEA takes sustainable living to a new level, with new commitments to become people and planet positive by 2030 http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-takes-sustainable-living-to-a-new-level--with-new-commitments-to-become-people-and-planet-posit/s/024c3f49-1cda-4bc8-bc47-438d300d77ff IKEA takes sustainable living to a new level, with new commitments to become people and planet positive by 2030 At the Democratic Design Days in Älmhult, IKEA announces new commitments to inspire and enable sustainable living - making it easier for people to reduce their climate impact and contribute to a... ]]> 6/7/2018 11:31:00 AM aa03455d-815e-413d-ad1a-b3d433f14b06/We are live from Democratic Design Days 2018! http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/we-are-live-from-democratic-design-days-2018-/s/aa03455d-815e-413d-ad1a-b3d433f14b06 We are live from Democratic Design Days 2018! Get behind the scenes of IKEA design and product development. This is when we share all about our new collaborations, and this year we will share some really exciting things! Enter the world of... ]]> 6/7/2018 10:56:00 AM 18dbb076-e38d-444a-9f78-1efb6ddd2e94/More plants for the many ice cream lovers: IKEA will add plant-based ice cream to the IKEA Bistro http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/more-plants-for-the-many-ice-cream-lovers--ikea-will-add-plant-based-ice-cream-to-the-ikea-bistro/s/18dbb076-e38d-444a-9f78-1efb6ddd2e94 More plants for the many ice cream lovers: IKEA will add plant-based ice cream to the IKEA Bistro IKEA is working on a 100% plant-based soft ice to add to the IKEA Bistro range as an alternative to the popular dairy-based soft ice. Following the development of the veggie hot dog adding... ]]> 6/7/2018 7:34:00 AM 5f81d0cf-ee63-47d7-98f3-6506f8c65a78/Get ready for Democratic Design Days 2018! http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/get-ready-for-democratic-design-days-2018-/s/5f81d0cf-ee63-47d7-98f3-6506f8c65a78 Get ready for Democratic Design Days 2018! It’s that time of the year again! Join us for Democratic Design Days 2018 on 7-8 of June to be curious about the people behind our products, our collaborating friends and what’s ongoing behind the... ]]> 6/4/2018 1:18:00 PM 6b829f35-48aa-4f0b-85a9-d5aafc351587/IKEA in Art Rug collaboration with eight influential artists http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-in-art-rug-collaboration-with-eight-influential-artists/s/6b829f35-48aa-4f0b-85a9-d5aafc351587 IKEA in Art Rug collaboration with eight influential artists What happens when you merge traditional rug and tapestry techniques with avant-garde fashion, tattoo art and sculptural objects? IKEA wanted to find out, and so the limited edition collection Art... ]]> 5/18/2018 12:10:00 PM 77174369-a796-441c-a4b6-2b5364460a80/IKEA meets customers on a new continent http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-meets-customers-on-a-new-continent/s/77174369-a796-441c-a4b6-2b5364460a80 IKEA meets customers on a new continent IKEA continues to grow to reach more of the many people on a new continent. Together with a new partner – Falabella the plan is to bring its home furnishing offer to customers in Chile, Colombia... ]]> 5/17/2018 8:06:00 PM 2b9e5523-0ed0-448a-b5d7-96c16148331f/IKEA adds delicious salmon balls to the popular (m)eatball range http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-adds-delicious-salmon-balls-to-the-popular--m-eatball-range/s/2b9e5523-0ed0-448a-b5d7-96c16148331f IKEA adds delicious salmon balls to the popular (m)eatball range IKEA is developing salmon balls as a new member to the popular (m)eatball range which today consists of Swedish meatballs, chicken meatballs and the plant-based veggie balls. Introducing salmon... ]]> 5/15/2018 8:25:00 AM 08705656-2643-4ada-ba86-6010eb703e5b/IKEA to explore life out of home at Boston Calling http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-life-out-of-home-at-boston-calling/s/08705656-2643-4ada-ba86-6010eb703e5b IKEA to explore life out of home at Boston Calling IKEA continues its journey of exploring life outside of the home. We are curious to meet and interact with people in places where they enjoy themselves and socialize. Because everyday life happens... ]]> 5/14/2018 8:35:00 AM a54bf8cb-c8c1-492e-ac0e-74874ee8220d/IKEA joins The Global Child Forum to put children’s rights in focus http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-joins-the-global-child-forum-to-put-children-s-rights-in-focus/s/a54bf8cb-c8c1-492e-ac0e-74874ee8220d IKEA joins The Global Child Forum to put children’s rights in focus At IKEA we believe that children are the most important people in the world. We want the home to be a place where families with children love to play more and live their dreams together and w e... ]]> 4/11/2018 8:11:00 AM 0d4aa19a-d0db-4461-8002-eaff358b9cf6/IKEA collection FREKVENS receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-collection-frekvens-receives-red-dot-award-2018-for-product-design/s/0d4aa19a-d0db-4461-8002-eaff358b9cf6 IKEA collection FREKVENS receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design IKEA has received a Red Dot Award: Product Design for FREKVENS, developed in collaboration with IKEA designers and teenage engineering. The collection consists of products such as speakers, turn... ]]> 3/28/2018 3:45:00 PM 3e43148c-d632-46f6-b0d6-fcaa4abc3236/IKEA DELAKTIG sofa platform receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-delaktig-sofa-platform-receives-red-dot-award-2018-for-product-design/s/3e43148c-d632-46f6-b0d6-fcaa4abc3236 IKEA DELAKTIG sofa platform receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design IKEA DELAKTIG sofa platform receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design IKEA has received a Red Dot Award: Product Design for the sofa platform DELAKTIG, developed in collaboration with Tom... ]]> 3/28/2018 3:40:00 PM 8b6b47d2-2e99-471a-93e3-e88eade71501/IKEA collection KUNGSBACKA receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-collection-kungsbacka-receives-red-dot-award-2018-for-product-design/s/8b6b47d2-2e99-471a-93e3-e88eade71501 IKEA collection KUNGSBACKA receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design IKEA kitchen KUNGSBACKA receives RED DOT Award 2018 for Product Design IKEA has received a Red Dot Award: Product Design for KUNGSBACKA, the first kitchen fronts in the IKEA range made from both... ]]> 3/28/2018 3:35:00 PM 28215cac-8f4e-4ee5-87a4-56a998290856/IKEA Place app launches on Android, allowing millions of people to reimagine home furnishings using AR http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-place-app-launches-on-android--allowing-millions-of-people-to-reimagine-home-furnishings-using-/s/28215cac-8f4e-4ee5-87a4-56a998290856 IKEA Place app launches on Android, allowing millions of people to reimagine home furnishings using AR In a continuing effort to make great design accessible to everyone, Inter IKEA Systems launches a new release of IKEA Place today. The popular augmented reality (AR) furnishing app contains new... ]]> 3/19/2018 6:04:00 PM 96d248e2-98cd-436a-846e-ceda216da74d/IKEA saves one million meals through food waste initiative http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-saves-one-million-meals-through-food-waste-initiative/s/96d248e2-98cd-436a-846e-ceda216da74d IKEA saves one million meals through food waste initiative Being careful with resources is a core value for IKEA and with the Food is Precious initiative IKEA aims to cut food waste by 50% in all IKEA stores by August 2020. A little more than a year since... ]]> 3/13/2018 7:00:00 AM 1deec70f-f1b4-477f-9c18-2d6901a662cb/IKEA raises awareness around indoor air pollution http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-raises-awareness-around-indoor-air-pollution/s/1deec70f-f1b4-477f-9c18-2d6901a662cb IKEA raises awareness around indoor air pollution An air survey, released today by IKEA, finds that people around the world underestimate the threat of air pollution in their homes. In reality, indoor air pollution causes more premature deaths... ]]> 3/9/2018 12:48:00 PM df2d8454-a17c-496d-ac45-ccef60f0e219/IKEA Hacked - A new exhibition at IKEA Museum in Älmhult http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-hacked---a-new-exhibition-at-ikea-museum-in--lmhult/s/df2d8454-a17c-496d-ac45-ccef60f0e219 IKEA Hacked - A new exhibition at IKEA Museum in Älmhult Art and design pieces – all made of IKEA items? The 28th of April IKEA Museum in Älmhult opens the doors to the new exhibition IKEA Hacked: Our Products. Your Ideas, and will will transform the... ]]> 2/22/2018 8:06:00 AM fa6dd766-e889-4439-970c-897d554e1d89/IKEA develops a Veggie hot dog for the IKEA Bistro http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-develops-a-veggie-hot-dog-for-the-ikea-bistro/s/fa6dd766-e889-4439-970c-897d554e1d89 IKEA develops a Veggie hot dog for the IKEA Bistro The new IKEA Veggie hot dog is, besides from being delicious, a more sustainable option for the many people to enjoy when visiting IKEA. The Veggie hot dog is being tested at the IKEA store in... ]]> 2/6/2018 9:57:00 AM 0eba554d-07f6-4e5a-bcde-27a22f824823/IKEA to launch art collection of award winning photography http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-launch-art-collection-of-award-winning-photography/s/0eba554d-07f6-4e5a-bcde-27a22f824823 IKEA to launch art collection of award winning photography IKEA has for long provided people all over the world with democratic design - affordable and functional design for the many. Since a few years back we are on a journey to democratize art too. In... ]]> 1/30/2018 2:08:00 PM 1f55b948-e2b7-4a36-84c9-f5bf3510a1ec/Ingvar Kamprad has passed away http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ingvar-kamprad-has-passed-away/s/1f55b948-e2b7-4a36-84c9-f5bf3510a1ec Ingvar Kamprad has passed away The founder of IKEA and Ikano, and one of the greatest entrepreneurs of the 20th century, Ingvar Kamprad, has peacefully passed away, at his home in Småland, Sweden, on the 27th of January.... ]]> 1/28/2018 10:24:00 AM a5db5727-ddae-4d50-80f1-5273a4c0dd0c/IKEA wins circular economy award at World Economic Forum http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-wins-circular-economy-award-at-world-economic-forum/s/a5db5727-ddae-4d50-80f1-5273a4c0dd0c IKEA wins circular economy award at World Economic Forum The Circulars is the world’s premier circular economy award program on the initiative of the World Economic Forum and the Forum of Young Global Leaders*. IKEA is receiving the award ]]> 1/23/2018 8:14:00 AM e316a656-8bb2-42a9-942b-5fe5fd742b10/IKEA announces Better Chicken Programme for more sustainable agriculture http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-announces-better-chicken-programme-for-more-sustainable-agriculture/s/e316a656-8bb2-42a9-942b-5fe5fd742b10 IKEA announces Better Chicken Programme for more sustainable agriculture IKEA Food Services AB introduces the Better Chicken Programme, the first of the IKEA Food Better Programmes for more sustainable agriculture. It contains a set of requirements for more sustainable... ]]> 1/9/2018 10:10:00 AM fc3a7c69-4928-459c-9d6b-e0976460f7e2/IKEA plans to open in Ukraine http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-plans-to-open-in-ukraine/s/fc3a7c69-4928-459c-9d6b-e0976460f7e2 IKEA plans to open in Ukraine IKEA wants to contribute to a better life for the many people in Ukraine by bringing affordable home furnishing products and solutions to Ukraine. The decision to enter a new country is made by... ]]> 12/21/2017 10:26:00 AM 559f64a6-857c-406a-b315-2c7aa1d40950/IKEA selected as finalist for “The Circulars” a circular economy award at World Economic Forum http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-selected-as-finalist-for--the-circulars--a-circular-economy-award-at-world-economic-forum/s/559f64a6-857c-406a-b315-2c7aa1d40950 IKEA selected as finalist for “The Circulars” a circular economy award at World Economic Forum IKEA has been selected as a Finalist in The Accenture Strategy Award for Circular Economy Multinational for the work with circularity in the everyday work. The Circulars, an initiative of the... ]]> 12/20/2017 1:42:00 PM a558e10a-f5f7-475d-afc9-df4287d7df14/IKEA awarded with four GOOD DESIGN™ 2017 Awards http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-awarded-with-four-good-design--2017-awards/s/a558e10a-f5f7-475d-afc9-df4287d7df14 IKEA awarded with four GOOD DESIGN™ 2017 Awards IKEA has received four GOOD DESIGN™ awards for the DELAKTIG sofa platform, YPPERLIG monoblock chair, SOLBO table lamp and a collection of tea- and coffee products. GOOD DESIGN™ is one of the... ]]> 12/19/2017 10:12:00 AM 10ffda9f-0db2-4b3e-acf7-7b45fca91692/IKEA and Sonos collaborate to create future home sound experiences http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-sonos-collaborate-to-create-future-home-sound-experiences/s/10ffda9f-0db2-4b3e-acf7-7b45fca91692 IKEA and Sonos collaborate to create future home sound experiences Sound is important in the home. Sound creates meaning and experiences, and it can enhance life at home instantly. Now IKEA is taking on sound in the home together with Sonos. IKEA and Sonos will... ]]> 12/6/2017 1:33:00 PM 94fa0b45-c9d7-4c3c-97ed-3196c048f1e4/The first IKEA Bootcamp ends with learnings for future co-creating http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/the-first-ikea-bootcamp-ends-with-learnings-for-future-co-creating/s/94fa0b45-c9d7-4c3c-97ed-3196c048f1e4 The first IKEA Bootcamp ends with learnings for future co-creating As one step in co-creating together with the world, the IKEA Bootcamp program started earlier this Fall. During the three month startup accelerator program, the ten selected startups have worked... ]]> 12/5/2017 1:54:00 PM af6e0509-c47f-4b1f-979c-560c89d30304/IKEA to explore off the grid solutions in collaboration with WIRED UK http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-to-explore-off-the-grid-solutions-in-collaboration-with-wired-uk/s/af6e0509-c47f-4b1f-979c-560c89d30304 IKEA to explore off the grid solutions in collaboration with WIRED UK IKEA believes in providing as many people as possible with the means to create a better everyday life. Today, a lot of people lack access to the common water, energy and... ]]> 11/3/2017 2:32:00 PM b03c3677-86c8-40fb-8f84-ad1b0bacf587/IKEA reveals five key benefits of play http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-reveals-five-key-benefits-of-play/s/b03c3677-86c8-40fb-8f84-ad1b0bacf587 IKEA reveals five key benefits of play A new global Play Report, released today by IKEA, finds that people around the world believe that we will be playing more in the future – both due to technological advancements and due to the... ]]> 11/2/2017 7:13:00 AM 3547b79e-c2a9-4991-8056-dd8242783107/Now you can voice control IKEA Smart lighting http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/now-you-can-voice-control-ikea-smart-lighting/s/3547b79e-c2a9-4991-8056-dd8242783107 Now you can voice control IKEA Smart lighting Earlier this year IKEA announced the initiative to add functionality to its smart lighting range by enabling people to voice control their lighting with others on the market. From November 1st you... ]]> 11/1/2017 7:43:00 AM 0ed98dc4-0864-4037-be66-50deb02ea220/Hand-picked for social change - IKEA PÅTÅR special edition supports coffee farmers in Uganda http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/hand-picked-for-social-change---ikea-p-t-r-special-edition-supports-coffee-farmers-in-uganda/s/0ed98dc4-0864-4037-be66-50deb02ea220 Hand-picked for social change - IKEA PÅTÅR special edition supports coffee farmers in Uganda Today IKEA launches PÅTÅR special edition, a new single-origin coffee from the White Nile region of Uganda, created in a partnership between IKEA and local social business initiative. It is a... ]]> 10/24/2017 2:06:00 PM 922d3177-5c8c-4f53-9806-a0ebc27d2a05/IKEA reveals five most common battles at home http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-reveals-five-most-common-battles-at-home/s/922d3177-5c8c-4f53-9806-a0ebc27d2a05 IKEA reveals five most common battles at home The IKEA Life at Home Report 2017 reveals the fights and frustrations that unite all of us – wherever we are in life and around the world. More than 22,000 people in 22 countries were involved in... ]]> 10/23/2017 7:27:00 AM 71c17214-9018-44dd-ab91-d459572fc223/Creating the IKEA of the future – more accessible, affordable and sustainable http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/creating-the-ikea-of-the-future---more-accessible--affordable-and-sustainable/s/71c17214-9018-44dd-ab91-d459572fc223 Creating the IKEA of the future – more accessible, affordable and sustainable Inter IKEA Systems B.V., owner of the IKEA Concept and the worldwide IKEA franchisor, is today summarising the IKEA financial year 2017 (FY17) and looking ahead. In the past year, 194,000 IKEA... ]]> 10/9/2017 1:16:00 PM a0e32087-f618-4a25-a316-c863cc973c28/IKEA ranked number 1 for the second year in sustainable cotton report http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-ranked-number-1-for-the-second-year-in-sustainable-cotton-report/s/a0e32087-f618-4a25-a316-c863cc973c28 IKEA ranked number 1 for the second year in sustainable cotton report For the second year IKEA has received the highest score in the ranking for sustainability performance in the latest Sustainable Cotton Report. Since 2015, all cotton in IKEA products comes from... ]]> 10/2/2017 10:26:00 AM 3f1d5ef4-b3e0-4319-80d6-02faf42c7fbe/IKEA and Linnaeus University renews strategic collaboration for future talents and exploration of life at home http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-and-linnaeus-university-renews-strategic-collaboration-for-future-talents-and-exploration-of-li/s/3f1d5ef4-b3e0-4319-80d6-02faf42c7fbe IKEA and Linnaeus University renews strategic collaboration for future talents and exploration of life at home IKEA believe that people’s everyday needs and frustrations are best solved together. That is why IKEA now opens up for further in-depth and strategic collaborations with universities to activate... ]]> 9/22/2017 8:03:00 AM f18ff1c2-2ddf-4338-9ab0-4249464d516e/IKEA Industry invests in Kazlų Rūda furniture production http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-industry-invests-in-kazl--r-da-furniture-production/s/f18ff1c2-2ddf-4338-9ab0-4249464d516e IKEA Industry invests in Kazlų Rūda furniture production IKEA Industry has decided to invest in furniture production in Kazlų Rūda and advanced technology will offer an opportunity to double the production capacity. Construction is scheduled to start... ]]> 9/21/2017 1:15:00 PM f5f003d7-fcba-4155-ba17-5a89b4a2bd11/IKEA launches IKEA Place, a new app that allows people to virtually place furniture in their home http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-launches-ikea-place--a-new-app-that-allows-people-to-virtually-place-furniture-in-their-home/s/f5f003d7-fcba-4155-ba17-5a89b4a2bd11 IKEA launches IKEA Place, a new app that allows people to virtually place furniture in their home IKEA announces the launch of IKEA Place, an augmented reality (AR) application that lets people confidently experience, experiment and share how good design transforms any space, such as a home,... ]]> 9/12/2017 5:01:00 PM 03c981f9-6d6e-4655-8726-cd9307749526/Ten startups will co-create the future with IKEA http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ten-startups-will-co-create-the-future-with-ikea/s/03c981f9-6d6e-4655-8726-cd9307749526 Ten startups will co-create the future with IKEA At IKEA, we are curious about the future and we believe that good ideas can come from anywhere. With a startup program launched earlier this year, IKEA has connected with innovative startups... ]]> 8/24/2017 6:57:00 AM e8d4cc64-aea6-4c6e-b1f7-2973fefcb157/The first IKEA store in Serbia – and the 400th in the world http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/the-first-ikea-store-in-serbia---and-the-400th-in-the-world/s/e8d4cc64-aea6-4c6e-b1f7-2973fefcb157 The first IKEA store in Serbia – and the 400th in the world The IKEA store opening today in Belgrade East, Serbia, is the first in the country and the 400th IKEA store in the world. It will be operated by IKEA Serbia, part of the INGKA Group, by franchise... ]]> 8/10/2017 8:05:00 AM f1c808fa-97ff-4cea-8416-d49a24c349bf/IKEA unearths the pioneers taking living to the next level http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-unearths-the-pioneers-taking-living-to-the-next-level/s/f1c808fa-97ff-4cea-8416-d49a24c349bf IKEA unearths the pioneers taking living to the next level Creating a happy life at home isn’t always easy – but there are some individuals who take living to the next level. IKEA calls them Home Pioneers, and believes anyone can be motivated to tackle... ]]> 8/8/2017 9:36:00 AM 501b32b9-6589-4589-ba0d-1012cafc018f/IKEA makes food and music at HAVEN Festival in Denmark http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/ikea-makes-food-and-music-at-haven-festival-in-denmark/s/501b32b9-6589-4589-ba0d-1012cafc018f IKEA makes food and music at HAVEN Festival in Denmark For the first time IKEA is a part of a music, food and beer festival when joining HAVEN Festival 2017 in Copenhagen 11-12 August. With a shared interest of meeting people through food and music... ]]> 8/3/2017 11:12:00 AM 2ccf6e6b-5ea0-42c4-afe1-ac0274015927/Make room for life – the IKEA catalogue 2018 is coming http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/make-room-for-life---the-ikea-catalogue-2018-is-coming/s/2ccf6e6b-5ea0-42c4-afe1-ac0274015927 Make room for life – the IKEA catalogue 2018 is coming The launch of the IKEA catalogue 2018 starts in the US today. The catalogue will be available worldwide in print and online. The focus this year is on the living room ‒ a space for different... ]]> 8/1/2017 2:07:00 PM 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 157de441-3d45-4311-a2ca-7d2c2e9cfc95/Inter IKEA Privacy Policy http://newsroom.inter.ikea.com/news/inter-ikea-privacy-policy/s/157de441-3d45-4311-a2ca-7d2c2e9cfc95 Inter IKEA Privacy Policy Privacy statement Inter IKEA Systems B.V. – The NewsMarket Last modified: May 18, 2018 Thanks for sharing! The IKEA vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. That’s a big... ]]> 1/1/2016 4:23:00 AM