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#IKEA

# ikea - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

German man to stand trial for the sexual assault of two girls in Ikea store
# Dublin
# Dublin

German man to stand trial for the sexual assault of two girls in Ikea store

Jul 19th 2022, 3:49 PM 34,166 Views 0 Comments

Christian Mayer, 47, with an address at Johannes Strasse in Nuremberg, was extradited in January.

# ikea - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Woman struck on head by falling flat-pack in Ikea awarded €60,000 damages
# Courts
# Courts

Woman struck on head by falling flat-pack in Ikea awarded €60,000 damages

Dec 21st 2021, 2:43 PM 34,639 Views 0 Comments

Hannan Tababi told her barrister that it had taken her three hours to find the exit from the Ikea store following the incident.

# ikea - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Snowstorm in Denmark strands customers overnight in Ikea
# Snow Storm
# Snow Storm

Snowstorm in Denmark strands customers overnight in Ikea

Dec 2nd 2021, 2:03 PM 25,652 Views 17 Comments

The store manager said they spent the evening watching television and eating.

# ikea - Sunday 12 September, 2021

Christmas shoppers advised to buy early this year with supply bottlenecks likely to linger
# Supply Chain Chaos
# Supply Chain Chaos

Christmas shoppers advised to buy early this year with supply bottlenecks likely to linger

Sep 12th 2021, 12:05 AM 102,043 Views 57 Comments
  • Smyths Toys has said Christmas shoppers should start early this year because of "global supply issues.
  • Ikea Ireland said this week that up to 10% of its product lines are unavailable.
  • Experts say the effects of the global transport crisis could linger for another 12 months.

# ikea - Monday 6 September, 2021

Around 10% of Ikea product lines 'unavailable' due to supply chain issues
# Retail
# Retail

Around 10% of Ikea product lines 'unavailable' due to supply chain issues

Sep 6th 2021, 4:57 PM 24,298 Views 21 Comments

IKEA said there are “too many product lines” affected in Ireland to list the items that are unavailable.

# ikea - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

French court fines Ikea €1m over campaign to spy on unions and customers
# Versailles
# Versailles

French court fines Ikea €1m over campaign to spy on unions and customers

Jun 15th 2021, 10:30 PM 13,114 Views 11 Comments

Two former Ikea France executives were convicted and fined over the scheme and given suspended prison sentences.

# ikea - Monday 17 May, 2021

Happy shoppers return to stores but city retailers warn that tourism and office workers are still key
# Opening Time
# Opening Time

Happy shoppers return to stores but city retailers warn that tourism and office workers are still key

Updated May 17th 2021, 11:02 AM 79,595 Views 36 Comments
  • Non-essential retail is allowed to resume from today
  • Face coverings are still mandatory to wear for customers and staff
  • Queues at some stores but reopening generally more low key than last year
  • Footfall a boost for cities but retailers warn tourism is still important

# ikea - Monday 22 March, 2021

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims

Mar 22nd 2021, 1:51 PM 13,533 Views 0 Comments

Trade unions reported the furniture and home goods company to French authorities in 2012.

# ikea - Monday 7 December, 2020

Ikea makes 'emotional but rational' decision to stop printing its annual catalogue
# Turning The Page
# Turning The Page

Ikea makes 'emotional but rational' decision to stop printing its annual catalogue

Dec 7th 2020, 2:42 PM 16,730 Views 13 Comments

The move comes as customers move to digital alternatives.

# ikea - Friday 25 September, 2020

'A splash of sophistication': Irish designers share their must-haves from IKEA's new collection
# Home Update
# Home Update

'A splash of sophistication': Irish designers share their must-haves from IKEA's new collection

Sep 25th 2020, 5:01 PM 24,688 Views 5 Comments

From cabinets to carpets, drawers to doors, we’ve sifted through IKEA’s latest to bring you these top picks.

# ikea - Monday 8 June, 2020

'We need furniture, carpets, some plants': Large queue outside Ikea store in Dublin as Phase Two begins
# Waiting For Ikea
# Waiting For Ikea

'We need furniture, carpets, some plants': Large queue outside Ikea store in Dublin as Phase Two begins

Updated Jun 8th 2020, 1:00 PM 99,143 Views 100 Comments

Some shops and other businesses are permitted to reopen from today.

# ikea - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Simon Harris says 'there's no need to camp outside Penneys' as major retailers outline re-opening plans
# Retailers
# Retailers

Simon Harris says 'there's no need to camp outside Penneys' as major retailers outline re-opening plans

Updated Jun 6th 2020, 2:39 PM 78,432 Views 77 Comments

Under the government’s accelerated roadmap, retailers are permitted to re-open from Monday.

# ikea - Friday 15 May, 2020

Ikea cancels reopening of Dublin stores as homeware left off essential retail list
# Not Phased
# Not Phased

Ikea cancels reopening of Dublin stores as homeware left off essential retail list

May 15th 2020, 6:23 PM 52,645 Views 51 Comments

The Swedish furniture giant had planned to reopen on Monday.

# ikea - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Ikea set to reopen two Dublin outlets next week if government eases Covid-19 restrictions
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ikea set to reopen two Dublin outlets next week if government eases Covid-19 restrictions

May 14th 2020, 9:12 AM 41,525 Views 48 Comments

The Swedish furniture giant said it would introduce several measures to ensure the well-being of customers.

# ikea - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser

Jan 7th 2020, 3:30 PM 63,832 Views 48 Comments

Jozef Dudek died in 2017 of his injuries after a recalled dresser tipped over onto him.

# ikea - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Basic Stitch: I tried to recreate this €4 IKEA stool from my favourite DIYer
# Basic Stitch
From The Daily Edge
# Basic Stitch

Basic Stitch: I tried to recreate this €4 IKEA stool from my favourite DIYer

Mar 23rd 2019, 11:00 AM 8,042 Views 1 Comment

Will it pass the arse test?

# ikea - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Dublin Bus announce new route from Ballymun to Bray
# THE 155
# THE 155

Dublin Bus announce new route from Ballymun to Bray

Mar 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 31,158 Views 39 Comments

The new bus route will operate every 20 minutes.

# ikea - Monday 18 February, 2019

'It's a total cheat on a mid century classic': 10 interior designers choose their Ikea must-haves
# Life Is Swede
# Life Is Swede

'It's a total cheat on a mid century classic': 10 interior designers choose their Ikea must-haves

Feb 18th 2019, 3:30 PM 34,885 Views 3 Comments

What are the Ikea products that the pros turn to?

# ikea - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Ikea rival JYSK is on the way to Ireland - and has scouted 20 locations
# Danish Design
# Danish Design

Ikea rival JYSK is on the way to Ireland - and has scouted 20 locations

Jan 3rd 2019, 2:00 PM 64,661 Views 45 Comments

The Danish homewares retailer aims to open 15 new stores in the Republic.

# ikea - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Around 20 redundancies in Dublin as Ikea announces global job cuts
# Shelved
# Shelved

Around 20 redundancies in Dublin as Ikea announces global job cuts

Nov 21st 2018, 12:55 PM 29,615 Views 33 Comments

Redundancies could be offered over the next 2 years, the company said.

# ikea - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Ikea has gone cold on opening another Irish store - because it's focused online instead
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Ikea has gone cold on opening another Irish store - because it's focused online instead

Nov 8th 2018, 5:22 PM 1,384 Views 1 Comment

The Swedish flat-pack furniture giant had been looking at opening in south Dublin or Cork.

# ikea - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

How Long Could You Survive In IKEA?
# IKEA
From The Daily Edge
# IKEA

How Long Could You Survive In IKEA?

Oct 24th 2018, 8:00 AM 8,068 Views 0 Comments

It’s not for everyone.

# ikea - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Nap areas, meatball mounds and a 'tornado' vending machine - behind the scenes at Ikea
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Nap areas, meatball mounds and a 'tornado' vending machine - behind the scenes at Ikea

Sep 23rd 2018, 7:00 PM 22,491 Views 4 Comments

We take a tour of the Swedish furniture giant’s lucrative Dublin store’s little-seen areas.

# ikea - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Just 10 of the many, many thoughts you'll have on a trip to IKEA
# There Goes My Money
From The Daily Edge
# There Goes My Money

Just 10 of the many, many thoughts you'll have on a trip to IKEA

Jul 21st 2018, 7:30 PM 7,765 Views 4 Comments

Do you really need those potted plants?

# ikea - Monday 16 July, 2018

Ikea is getting rid of single-use straws from its stores and restaurants
# Clutching At Straws
# Clutching At Straws

Ikea is getting rid of single-use straws from its stores and restaurants

Jul 16th 2018, 12:57 PM 9,636 Views 24 Comments

The company aims to remove all single-use plastic products by 2020.

# ikea - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Ikea in Ballymun attracted a ludicrous 3.6 million shoppers last year
# Mamma Mia
# Mamma Mia

Ikea in Ballymun attracted a ludicrous 3.6 million shoppers last year

May 22nd 2018, 5:56 PM 16,511 Views 34 Comments

We like our Swedish flatpack furniture here and no mistake.

# ikea - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather
# Status Red
# Status Red

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather

Mar 1st 2018, 4:25 PM 129,094 Views 77 Comments

The entire nation has been advised to remain indoors from 4pm today.

# ikea - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Ingvar Kamprad - the founder of Ikea - dies aged 91
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ingvar Kamprad - the founder of Ikea - dies aged 91

Jan 28th 2018, 11:16 AM 37,363 Views 36 Comments

Kamprad founded the Ikea in in Sweden in 1943.

# ikea - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Ikea is 'exploring the option' of opening a south Dublin store
# Will They Wont They
# Will They Wont They

Ikea is 'exploring the option' of opening a south Dublin store

Jan 24th 2018, 12:27 PM 27,346 Views 61 Comments

But the flat-pack giant hasn’t committed to a new Irish location just yet.

# ikea - Friday 8 December, 2017

Flat-pack king Ikea sold more than €160m worth of furniture in lreland this year
# Profit
# Profit

Flat-pack king Ikea sold more than €160m worth of furniture in lreland this year

Dec 8th 2017, 11:00 AM 8,051 Views 39 Comments

Turnover at the local wing of the Scandinavian giant grew by 10%.

# ikea - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Man who banged his head in Ikea car park awarded over €35,000 in damages
# IKEA
# IKEA

Man who banged his head in Ikea car park awarded over €35,000 in damages

Nov 23rd 2017, 4:13 PM 41,835 Views 0 Comments

He had been recovering from heart surgery.

# ikea - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Can a giant multinational like Ikea make low cost, mass-produced furniture and call itself sustainable?
# IKEA
# IKEA

Can a giant multinational like Ikea make low cost, mass-produced furniture and call itself sustainable?

Oct 25th 2017, 6:01 AM 17,566 Views 32 Comments

The Swedish furniture giant is one of the biggest and most profitable retailers in the world.

# ikea - Monday 16 October, 2017

Here are the shops and businesses remaining closed due to storm
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Here are the shops and businesses remaining closed due to storm

Oct 16th 2017, 4:30 PM 148,852 Views 77 Comments

Dunnes, Lidl, Tesco and Aldi are among the outlets closed.

# ikea - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Can You Make It Through An IKEA Trip Without Losing The Rag?
# Bet You Can't
From The Daily Edge
# Bet You Can't

Can You Make It Through An IKEA Trip Without Losing The Rag?

Oct 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 9,013 Views 3 Comments

Journey with us to IKEA Hell.

# ikea - Thursday 15 June, 2017

9 places that stationery addicts are guaranteed to find cute products
# You Can Never Have Too Much
From The Daily Edge
# You Can Never Have Too Much

9 places that stationery addicts are guaranteed to find cute products

Jun 15th 2017, 9:00 PM 15,889 Views 0 Comments

Places to buy gifts for the doodlers and obsessive list makers in your life.

# ikea - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

13 last-minute (but lovely) Mother's Day gift ideas for under €30
# Gin And Tonic
From The Daily Edge
# Gin And Tonic

13 last-minute (but lovely) Mother's Day gift ideas for under €30

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:00 AM 8,551 Views 0 Comments

If nothing else, we have some solid poetry inspiration here.

# ikea - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

The groom organised the wedding in IKEA Dublin on Don't Tell The Bride last night
# Ben And Celina
From The Daily Edge
# Ben And Celina

The groom organised the wedding in IKEA Dublin on Don't Tell The Bride last night

Mar 14th 2017, 8:16 AM 17,260 Views 7 Comments

“I’m standing in IKEA in a wedding dress.”

# ikea - Thursday 22 December, 2016

People are videoing themselves sleeping overnight in Ikea
# Clandestine
# Clandestine

People are videoing themselves sleeping overnight in Ikea

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:41 AM 29,260 Views 29 Comments

The trend has sparked a series of viral videos – and confrontations with security guards.

# ikea - Thursday 30 June, 2016

No recall in Ireland for Ikea dressers that tipped on top of US children
# Malm Model
# Malm Model

No recall in Ireland for Ikea dressers that tipped on top of US children

Jun 30th 2016, 3:45 PM 21,994 Views 31 Comments

The company issued a recall of these products in the US and Canada yesterday after six children were killed.

# ikea - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Ikea recalling 35 million chests of drawers after six children killed when they toppled over
# Malm Model
# Malm Model

Ikea recalling 35 million chests of drawers after six children killed when they toppled over

Jun 28th 2016, 9:49 PM 42,181 Views 41 Comments

The recall affects 29 million units sold in the United States and a further 6.6 million units sold in Canada.

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