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IKEA opens stores in Bengaluru & Oman; creates jobs for locals

IKEA, the Swedish home furnishings firm, recently opened two stores — one in Nagasundara near Bengaluru in Karnataka, India, and the other in the...

Ikea aims to generate 95,000 jobs in 5 years

In an endeavour to scale up its social entrepreneurship business and achieve a goal of creating about 95,000 jobs by 2025, the Company has...

IKEA India’s 4-point guide to a gender-balanced workplace

It is no secret that gender equality at the workplace is one of IKEA's top priorities. Perhaps it stems from its home country, Sweden's...

IKEA India to create 10000 jobs in Maharashtra, and employ 50%...

Not long after the successful launch of IKEA’s first store in India in Hyderabad, IKEA India, the Sweden-based home furnishing retailer is all set...

IKEA India gets a new CEO in Peter Betzel

Both people and business growth are high on Betzel’s agenda, as he takes on the challenge of expanding and leading IKEA's business in India.

IKEA introduces day care benefit for all co-workers in India

Named DAGIS (Swedish for day-care centres), these centres will be located inside IKEA campuses across the country.

IKEA to hire 7500 women by 2030, starts recruiting in Hyderabad

The furniture retailer plans to go for value-based rather than experience or qualification-based hiring.

Now ‘Dads’ can avail 6 months paid parental leave

Employees of IKEA India, including men, will enjoy six months of parental leave, with full salary and benefits.

Will Britain roll out laws to minimise disruptions during strikes?

With ambulance workers and nurses in England and Wales threatening to go on strike later this month, that is, December 2022, the British prime...

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