| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Ikea Group, the Swedish home goods retailer currently residing in 298 blue-boxed stores in 26 countries, wants to expand. Just don’t rush it.
The company opened 11 new stores in nine countries in its fiscal year ended Aug. 31 – buying the...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Thailand’s transgender residents are displeased with Swedish furniture retailer Ikea because of a new ad they say is “disparaging” and “disrespectful” to their way of life.
The commercial — titled “Luem Aeb,&...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:51 AM
Ikea Group, the Swedish company known for low-cost furniture and home goods, admitted and apologized for contracting with East German suppliers that used forced labor to manufacture the firm's products more than two decades ago.
A report commissioned by...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:42 PM
For proof of how fast the business of design is changing, look no further than Fab. The site launched in 2010 as a TripAdvisor-Foursquare-Yelp social-networking hybrid called Fabulis was aimed at gay men. But having burned through most of its start-up...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:37 AM
IKEA removed images of women from the Saudi Arabia version of its catalog, a decision that the furniture giant now says clashes with its values.
Swedish publication Metro posted a comparison of the Saudi Arabian mailer and the Swedish version, showing...
| Mar 24, 2011
A foodie rite of passage here in Los Angeles is to walk the pupusa mile: that stretch of Beverly Boulevard where Koreatown's northeastern fringe pans to a scramble of auto services, a hostess club or two, and Central American restaurants and bakeries....
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:33 PM
The premise of Jason Kraus’s second solo show at Redling Fine Art, appropriately titled “Dinner Repeated,” is an exercise in compulsive reiteration. On each of the first seven nights of the exhibition, the New York-based artist served...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 15 - 21 in PDF format TV listings for the week of April 15 - 21 in PDF format are also available here This week's TV Movies SUNDAY How......
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Works by British artists Banksy and Damien Hirst were recently on the auction block....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Youthful touches and colorful accents brighten the industrial interiors of the fictional Donovan Decker fashion house in the ABC Family series "Jane by Design," which airs it Season 1 finale Tuesday night. Production designer Greg Grande created sets that...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:35 PM
IKEA: IKEA premieres video showing customers how to assemble its furniture....