Locations under development
We are continually exploring potential locations across the country for our future expansion plans. Currently we are considering the following locations:
Construction is now underway for IKEA Exeter which is due to open.
In March 2014, the Royal Borough of Greenwich made a recommendation to grant outline planning consent for our plans for an IKEA store on Bugsby's Way, providing a significant new sustainable development on the Greenwich Peninsular and creating up to 400 job opportunities for local people.
IKEA received ownership of the site in September 2015 and works to dismantle the current building on site was initiated end of February 2016. We continue to develop our detailed designs for the store and expect to submit our final plans for the store to the Royal Borough of Greenwich in February 2017. This is to allow enough time for us to develop plans that represent the very best IKEA store for Greenwich.
IKEA Sheffield (Now open)
IKEA Sheffield store, is situated on Sheffield Road Tinsley, opened to the public on September 28th 2017.
Frequently asked questions:
When will these stores be open?
- For IKEA Greenwich and IKEA Exeter we are still in the planning process and are working towards providing detailed final designs to the Councils for approval. It is too early to say when these stores will open.
- For IKEA Sheffield we are working to discharge all the necessary planning conditions to allow us to start on site. It is too early to say when this store will open.
How do I apply for a job?
We will be recruiting co-workers to join our IKEA Sheffield team shortly. Click here to check any updates on available positions. Check out our available jobs (select ‘United Kingdom’ and ‘national’ when instructed)
For all other stores, it is too early to recruit for positions at the moment. However all jobs will be advertised here on the IKEA website as soon as available. Find out about positions that are currently available in other IKEA stores and what it’s like to work with us here.
If you would like to find out more information about our expansion plans please email us your comments.