July 30, 2015

The big spenders are at Costco.

July 28, 2015

Those familiar blue composite panels are going up in Las Vegas.

July 21, 2015

Ikea is taking a sunny approach to energy at its soon-to-open St. Louis store.

July 9, 2015

Ikea Canada announced the national rollout of electric vehicle charging stations at each of its 12 stores across Canada.

June 30, 2015

Ikea is expanding in the Midwest.

June 24, 2015

Home furnishings giant Ikea is increasing the minimum wage it pays to U.S. employees in stores and some distribution centers for the second straight year.

May 21, 2015

Ikea plans to open a 397,000-sq.-ft. distribution center in Mississauga Ontario in October.

May 20, 2015

Ikea has submitted plans to the city of Joliet, IL for a second distribution center – to accompany the center previously announced and planned to open in summer 2017.

May 14, 2015

Ikea is thinking small in Canada. Ikea Canada is testing a new concept, a “pick-up-point” store, in London, Ontario, and Quebec City.

May 5, 2015

Ikea announced it had officially plugged-in Kansas’ largest rooftop solar array, atop its recently opened store in Merriam.

April 10, 2015

Ikea has broken ground for its future Las Vegas store.

April 2, 2015

Ikea has gone live with the expanded solar energy array atop its store that opened nine years ago in Stoughton, Massachusetts.

March 25, 2015

Ikea announced plans to install a fuel cell system at its location in Emeryville, California.

March 24, 2015

Ikea will open its largest U.S. store on a 22-acre site in Burbank, California.

March 2, 2015

It may not be quite as cool as a shoe phone or a “Cone of Silence,” but Ikea is getting smart with furniture.

February 26, 2015

Conshohocken, Pa. -- Ikea announced that it has chosen VCC to serve as construction manager both for the site work and store development of its new, larger store in Burbank, California. The new location will replace the chain’s existing Burbank store, which is also Ikea’s oldest store in the Western United States.

Pending remaining approvals and permits, groundbreaking is on track for fall 2015 and store opening in spring 2017. Until the new, roomier store opens on the new site, customers can continue to shop at the existing Ikea Burbank.

February 18, 2015

Ikea has chosen R&O Construction to serve as construction manager for the site work and store development of its future 351,000-sq.-ft. location in Las Vegas.

January 27, 2015

Ikea announced that it is submitting plans to the City of Columbus, Ohio, for a store that would increase the Swedish furniture retailer’s Ohio presence to two stores.

January 23, 2015

The growth of mobile has made round-the-clock connectivity to the internet possible, allowing consumers to shop anywhere at any time. To cater for 24-hour convenience and on-the-go shopping, retailers are turning to innovative technology.

January 16, 2015

The Home Depot Inc. has named CEO and president Craig Menear as chairman, effective Feb. 2. He will succeed Frank Blake, who will retire as chairman.

January 14, 2015

Ikea plans to install solar energy panels on its 380,000-sq-ft. St. Louis store, due to open in fall 2015.

December 16, 2014

Ikea hasa proposed plans for a possible store in the city of Memphis, Tennessee that could increase the Swedish retailer’s presence in the Southeastern United States as its first store in the state.

December 3, 2014

Ikea plans to increase the solar array atop its store that opened eight years ago in Canton, Michigan.

October 29, 2014

Online footwear retailer Zappos is ranked the simplest brand in the U.S. And that’s a good thing.