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IKEA Cot Warning After Baby Dies In 'Tragic Accident'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

IKEA has issued a warning about attaching hooks to their cots after a 14-month-old baby died when her pyjamas became entangled on a plastic hook. V...

Watch This IKEA Shopper Annoy His Girlfriend With Really Terrible Flat-Pack Puns

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Comedy

A man in Australia has filmed himself having a punderful time at IKEA, annoying his girlfriend by being a really silly BILLY. You see, once you see...

Why I'm Calling on John Lewis to Pay Its Cleaners the Living Wage

Jane Lambert | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK
Jane Lambert

A consistent response from people signing the petition has been one of shock and disbelief that the John Lewis company which promotes itself as a fair and ethical retailer should treat a part of its workforce so unfairly.

Ikea Stabbing Leaves Two Dead And One Person Seriously Injured

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK

A man and a woman have been killed and another person is seriously injured after a stabbing at an Ikea store in Sweden. The incident occurred at a...

Ikea Safety Alert After Two Children Are Killed By Falling Chests Of Drawers

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK

A US safety watchdog alert has been issued after two children were killed by falling chests of drawers and dressers from Ikea. A two-year-old boy ...

Ikea's Commitment to the Living Wage Represents More Than Just a Pay Rise

Pernille Hagild | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK
Pernille Hagild

It is the core of our values to treat people equally and decently. We believe in paying a fair wage for all co-workers regardless of how old they are and that also takes into account where they live. We agree with the Living Wage Foundation's definition of the "Living Wage", and whilst we think that the government has taken a step in the right direction, it doesn't go far enough.

This Brilliant News From Ikea Will Make 4,500 Of Its Workers Really Happy

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

Ludicrously cheap furniture, shops you can get lost in for hours, tasty meatballs at the cafe when your feet hurt from shopping... and there's now one...

This Ebay Seller Is Offering Stylish Hats Made From IKEA Carrier Bags

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Comedy

Anyone who is familiar with Swedish furniture giant Ikea will recognise their trademark blue carrier bags: Now fans of the meatball-selling sup...

IKEA Is Rolling Out Smaller Click And Collect Stores On Britain's High Streets

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK

IKEA, the Swedish furniture superstore, is to trial a number of new small format stores in Britain. The stores will act as order and collection po...

IKEA Wants To Bring You Breakfast In Bed (For Free)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Brace yourselves - there's another pop-up café in London and it's bound to make you jealous. Swedish flat-pack furniture giant IKEA is opening up ...

Ikea's Veggie Meatballs Could Help Save The Planet

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Swedish flat-pack giant Ikea has announced plans to roll out vegan meatballs which will help drastically reduce the company's carbon emissions. The...

A Word is Not Enough: Why The Future Belongs To Sincere Brands

Emil Kotomin | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK
Emil Kotomin

Trying to make brands more relatable, managers formulate emotional visions and ascribe human character traits to their brands, illustrated through corporate values. These are often taken from a rather shallow pool of virtues that are believed to resonate with target audience.

IKEA Makes Amazing Fake Video Games

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

IKEA is best known for making ropey tables and that bookcase that everyone in the western world is legally obliged to own. But it's not so universa...

Chin Up Vegans, You Can Now Eat The Meatballs At Ikea

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Vegans around the world (or at least those that shop in Ikea) have had a victory after the furniture retailer announced they would be serving vegan m...

IKEA's Halloween Advert Spoofs 'The Shining', And It's Brilliant

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Comedy

IKEA Singapore have struck again! Yes, the people that brought us this brilliant spoof Apple advert for 'the BookBook' have returned with another l...

The Climate Has Changed: How Business is Turning Risk into Opportunity

Sandrine Dixson-Declève | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK
Sandrine Dixson-Declève

Today marks a significant moment for society at large. The message from more and more companies, citizens and governments is clear: building a low carbon economy globally, nationally and locally can make us more prosperous.

IKEA Hilariously Spoofs Apple Products In New Advert For Its Revolutionary 'BookBook'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Comedy

At only 8mm thin, and weighing in at less than 400g, the 2015 IKEA Catalogue is really quite revolutionary. It comes pre-installed with 328 high-de...

IKEA Want To Show You The Future Of Your Home

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Imagine being given the gift of glimpsing the future of your home. Your yet-to-be-born daughter's birthday, her first holiday and watching her grow...

'Lagom': Why Swedes Are Happier Than Us

Danny Robins | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Danny Robins

There has for some years now been a great deal of interest in Sweden here in the UK. I think this stems largely from the fact that Swedes seem like a happier, more successful version of us... What is their secret? It could be summed up in one word: 'lagom'. Lagom is a uniquely Swedish word with no direct translation into English. It means 'not too much, not to little'.

Ikea's New Meatballs To Tackle Climate Change

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK

Ikea is determined to tackle climate change, one meatball at a time. The Swedish giant sells a staggering 150 million meatballs in its cafes each y...

The Urgency and Opportunity of Business Sustainability

Adam Stones | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK
Adam Stones

Governments, businesses and individuals are trying to identify how best to address the fact that current approaches to operations are not only driving this change but may also be fundamentally unsustainable in the long term.

WATCH: The Soap Opera Filmed Entirely In IKEA

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

So, here's one to file under both Why Didn't We Think Of That? and How On Earth Did This Fly Under The Radar? Because it turns out that a few years...

Ikea Airbrushes Lesbians From Its Russian Magazine

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Ikea has removed an article featuring a lesbian couple from the Russian version of its magazine in fear at the country's anti-gay laws. The story o...

WATCH: Trapping People In IKEA Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Typical. You wait ages for one IKEA-related video, and then two come along at once. The new IKEA advert spoofs not only the film 'Gravity' but also...

WATCH: Hilarious IKEA Advert Spoofs The Film 'Gravity'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Because the only thing worse than being separated from others and stranded out in space? Being separated from others and stranded in a vast IKEA st...