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# ikea - This year 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 34,184 Views 0 Comments

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

# ikea - Last year 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 34,651 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.

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 25,655 Views 17 Comments

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

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 102,073 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.
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 24,417 Views 21 Comments

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

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 13,117 Views 11 Comments

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

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 79,616 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'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 13,536 Views 0 Comments

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

# ikea - All time

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 16,732 Views 13 Comments

The move comes as customers move to digital alternatives.

'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 24,721 Views 5 Comments

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

'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 99,157 Views 100 Comments

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

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 78,450 Views 77 Comments

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

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 52,652 Views 51 Comments

The Swedish furniture giant had planned to reopen on Monday.

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 41,539 Views 48 Comments

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

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 63,841 Views 48 Comments

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

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 8,055 Views 1 Comment

Will it pass the arse test?

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 31,183 Views 39 Comments

The new bus route will operate every 20 minutes.

'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 35,177 Views 3 Comments

What are the Ikea products that the pros turn to?

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 64,681 Views 43 Comments

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

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 29,617 Views 33 Comments

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

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 1,385 Views 1 Comment

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

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 8,076 Views 0 Comments

It’s not for everyone.

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 22,493 Views 4 Comments

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

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 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 9,640 Views 25 Comments

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

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 16,534 Views 36 Comments

We like our Swedish flatpack furniture here and no mistake.

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 129,100 Views 77 Comments

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

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 37,370 Views 36 Comments

Kamprad founded the Ikea in in Sweden in 1943.

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 27,347 Views 61 Comments

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

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 8,056 Views 39 Comments

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

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 41,842 Views 0 Comments

He had been recovering from heart surgery.

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 17,623 Views 32 Comments

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

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 148,858 Views 77 Comments

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

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.

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 15,960 Views 0 Comments

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

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 8,555 Views 0 Comments

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

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 17,280 Views 7 Comments

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

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

People are videoing themselves sleeping overnight in Ikea

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:41 AM 29,261 Views 29 Comments

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

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 22,014 Views 31 Comments

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

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 42,190 Views 40 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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