Ingka Group

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A People Before Profit climate change demonstration outside Leinster House in Dublin  earlier this year. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Which company should you work for if you care a lot about climate change? Which should you avoid? Until now it has been hard to tell, unless you have (...)

IKEA in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Ikea opened on Monday its first store in central Paris, part of a €400 million three-year investment across France, as the world’s largest furniture r(...)

Ikea: the furniture giant wants to encourage as much reuse of its products as possible. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Put down that box cutter. Step away from the Allen key. News just in from Ikea: it is about to expand tests to allow its customers to rent desks and s(...)

Ingka Group, Ikea’s parent company, said it would cut 7,500 jobs out of 160,000, mostly in global functions and offices in 30 countries. Photograph: Reuters

Ikea is cutting a record number of jobs as the flat-pack furniture seller tries to cut bureaucracy as part of a big transformation from an out-of-town(...)