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02 Feb, 2015, 10:00 ET A Bright Idea for a Good Cause

IKEA Foundation and UNHCR Create Better Living Conditions for Refugees BURLINGTON, ON, Feb. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Refugee camps can be dark and...


28 Jan, 2015, 16:00 ET The IKEA Group Releases Results Showing Strong Growth and A Clear Focus on Helping Customers Live a More Sustainable Life at Home

BURLINGTON, ON, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Today The IKEA Group has released its yearly summary for the financial year 2014, showing a net income...


04 Dec, 2014, 10:12 ET IKEA Canada Compensates Employees for their Contribution to Success

Every full time IKEA Canada employee to receive $2791 into retirement fund BURLINGTON, ON, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the IKEA Group has...


29 Oct, 2014, 06:56 ET IKEA Announces Swedish Retail Veteran, Stefan Sjöstrand to Lead Canadian Organization

BURLINGTON, ON, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - IKEA is pleased to announce the appointment of Stefan Sjöstrand as President of the Canadian...


01 Oct, 2014, 09:14 ET IKEA recalls Pasta due to Soy Allergen Risk

BURLINGTON, ON, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA initiated a recall on PASTAÄLGAR FULLKORN, elk-shaped wholegrain pasta and PASTAÄLGAR,...


29 Sep, 2014, 13:23 ET IKEA Foundation gives €5 million emergency grant to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to help fight Ebola

LEIDEN, The Netherlands, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The IKEA Foundation has given €5 million, its largest single emergency donation...


16 Sep, 2014, 10:23 ET IKEA recalls 299 GUNGGUNG children's swings sold in Canada for possible risk of injury

BURLINGTON, ON, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA Canada announced a recall of GUNGGUNG children's swing. While there are no reports of injury in...


05 Aug, 2014, 14:48 ET The IKEA Foundation donates mattresses and blankets to Syrian refugees in Iraq

SULYMANIAH, Iraq, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Over the past three years an escalating conflict in Syria has forced almost three million people to seek...


10 Feb, 2014, 07:02 ET IKEA Sustainability Report Shows Progress in the Past Year

People & Planet Positive strategy is moving retail giant towards goals BURLINGTON, ON, Feb. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - IKEA Group has released its...


29 Jan, 2014, 07:00 ET IKEA Shines a Light for Families in Refugee Camps

Fundraising campaign supports work of UN refugee agency UNHCR BURLINGTON, ON, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada announced today the launch of a...


27 Jan, 2014, 15:18 ET Haute Design by IKEA Wins Gold at 2014 Interior Design Show

Award Winning Exhibitor Creates 18th Century French Elegance with a Modern Twist BURLINGTON, ON, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - From January 23 to 26,...


19 Dec, 2013, 07:00 ET IKEA Group Launches "Tack!", A New Employee Loyalty Program

BURLINGTON, ON, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - IKEA announced today that the award winning employer is adding another benefit to the company's already...


11 Dec, 2013, 06:58 ET IKEA Canada Voluntarily Recalls for Repair SMILA wall mounted lamps

Repair Kit is Available Through All IKEA Canada Locations BURLINGTON, ON, Dec. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada has initiated a voluntary recall for...


26 Nov, 2013, 07:00 ET IKEA Foundation Increases Donation to $5.6 million in Aid of Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts

BURLINGTON, ON, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - The IKEA Foundation has donated €1 million (CAD $1.4 million) to Doctors Without Borders to aid...


14 Nov, 2013, 11:05 ET IKEA Becomes Largest Retail Wind Energy Investor in Canada

IKEA Canada to generate more than double its own total energy consumption BURLINGTON, ON, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada announced today...


10 Oct, 2013, 06:58 ET IKEA Canada Supports Alberta Flood Recovery by Donating a Total of $130,000 in Home Furnishings to Save the Children and Salvation Army

BURLINGTON, ON, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA Canada announced a donation of $130,000 CAD in furniture and home furnishings products to be...


26 Sep, 2013, 10:28 ET Well-being of more children in India will improve as IKEA Foundation contributes Euro 60 million to UNICEF

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - UNICEF has announced this week that the IKEA Foundation has contributed Є60 million to its programs in...


19 Sep, 2013, 07:01 ET IKEA Announces New Montreal Store's Grand Re-Opening

Bigger Better Store to be Largest IKEA in North America BURLINGTON, ON, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - IKEA has announced today, the highly anticipated...


15 Aug, 2013, 06:58 ET IKEA Canada Voluntarily Recalls for Repair KRITTER and SNIGLAR junior beds

Repair Kit is Available Through All IKEA Canada Locations BURLINGTON, ON, Aug. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada has initiated a voluntary recall for...


25 Jul, 2013, 11:33 ET The IKEA Foundation helps UNICEF bring the gift of play to children affected by emergencies around the world

LEIDEN, The Netherlands, July 25, 2013 /CNW/ - In an innovative collaboration, the IKEA Foundation is donating a range of IKEA toys to UNICEF's...


09 Jul, 2013, 07:02 ET IKEA Canada Awards Two Co-Workers with Philanthropic Visit to Malawi

IWitness program provides co-workers with a first-hand look at the impact the IKEA Foundation programs have in the developing world BURLINGTON,...


20 Jun, 2013, 14:04 ET Designing a Better Home for Refugees, Inspired by IKEA and Financed by IKEA Foundation

For the past two years, the IKEA Foundation has been driving a unique collaboration with a team of Swedish designers and UNHCR, the UN Refugee...


05 Jun, 2013, 06:02 ET IKEA Canada Voluntarily Recalls LYDA jumbo cups

There have been no reports of injury in Canada BURLINGTON, ON, June 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA Canada has initiated a voluntary recall on the...


08 May, 2013, 15:41 ET IKEA Co-workers Give Two Green Thumbs Up to Tree Planting!

IKEA Canada and Tree Canada celebrate 17 years of greening communities BURLINGTON, ON, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA co-workers across Canada...


22 Apr, 2013, 07:06 ET IKEA Canada gets a 'High Five' for its Sustainability Initiatives

IKEA Canada recognized as One of Canada's Greenest Employers for the 5th time BURLINGTON, ON, April 22, 2013 /CNW/ - High fives all around for...