IKEA news and collections
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August 27, 2020
Play, display and replay: IKEA® and the LEGO Group introduce BYGGLEK – a creative solution that intertwines play and storage
Today, IKEA of Sweden AB and the LEGO Group reveals the long-awaited outcome of their collaboration. The two brands have joined forces to create a playful storage solution called BYGGLEK. Consisting of a series of storage boxes with LEGO® studs and a special LEGO brick set, the new BYGGLEK collection aims to encourage play and infuse more fun into storage around the home. The BYGGLEK collection will start to be available in existing IKEA retail channels throughout Europe (except Russia) and North America from October the 1st. The global roll-out will happen in 2020. (Check online for local availability).
February 19, 2020
IKEA introduces a new way to reduce indoor air pollution with a curtain
It will soon be possible to reduce common indoor air pollutants using just a curtain. A mineral-based surface treatment enables the new IKEA curtain to break down air pollutants when it gets in contact with daylight.
IKEA Southeast Asia & Mexico post PHP 44.6 Billion in turnover
Manila – After more than a decade of expansion and growth, IKEA Southeast Asia & Mexico charted its first drop in revenue by closing out its most challenging financial year with PHP 44.6 billion in turnover. At the same time, the COVID crisis accelerated the company’s digital transformation as interest in home furnishings surged during lockdowns.
September 5, 2019
IKEA 7th among top global brands
The 2019 YouGov rankings were compiled based on an index that measures of overall brand health – calculated by taking the average of Impression, Quality, Value, Satisfaction, Recommend, and Reputation. Scores are based on millions of online interviews conducted from the 12-month period from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019.
June 4, 2019
IKEA and World Surf League riding a wave of sustainability
With around 70% of its surface covered by oceans, Earth is rightly known as the blue planet. The ocean is also a major producer of the oxygen we breathe, making it a crucial part of our everyday life regardless of where we live. In a new collaboration with World Surf League (WSL), IKEA is diving into life around the water, connecting sustainability with an active life and mobile living.
IKEA develops a Veggie hot dog for the IKEA Bistro
The new IKEA Veggie hot dog is, besides being delicious, a more sustainable option for many people to enjoy when visiting IKEA. The Veggie hot dog is being tested at the IKEA store in Malmö and the ambitions are high: to develop a product that will be as loved as the iconic IKEA hot dog.
June 7, 2018
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 the world without waste.
June 7, 2018
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 and sport, and how both can adapt to help create healthy habits.
March 13, 2018
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 the rollout of the initiative IKEA has diminished food waste that is equivalent to one million meals.* To put that into context; one million meals could feed one thousand people for a whole year. With one-third of all food harvested or produced around the world being lost or thrown away, everyday IKEA wants to inspire and enable people to think differently about food waste and incorporate sustainability into their everyday life.