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Ikea flat pack shelter

Ikea Develops a Smart Flat-Pack Shelter for Disaster Refugees
Liz Stinson, wired.com

Ikea’s flat-pack shelter will come deconstructed in cardboard box and can be shipped around the world as natural disasters and conflicts displace families from their homes.

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Ikea and the anthropology of sofas

How Ikea Creates Massive Demand For The Ektorp Sofa: It Thinks About Moms
By Gregory P. Shea and Cassie A. Solomon, fastcompany.com

IKEA has made very clear choices about who they will be and to whom they will matter, and why. Can you say the same for your brand?

Göran Carst­edt, pres­i­dent of IKEA North Amer­i­ca, sum­moned his top exec­u­tives to a large meet­ing room to…

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Owner wants ‘Ikea monkey’ back

bbc.co.uk

The owner of a monkey that was confiscated by the authorities after it escaped and ran around the car park of a Canadian Ikea wants her pet back.

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Owner wants ‘Ikea monkey’ back