Freeing patients from long waiting lists -
Irish Medical Times (registration)Freeing patients from long waiting listsIrish Medical Times (registration)“If Ingvar Kamprad of IKEA or Michael O'Leary of Ryanair were to learn in detail how a typical European hospital is being run, they would have to be admitted acutely!” Prof Björnberg told the Health Leadership Summit on the opening day of the Future ...
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 8:25 am
IKEA announces store in Bengaluru, plans to
Architectural Digest IndiaIKEA announces store in Bengaluru, plans to open 25 more across India by 2025Architectural Digest IndiaNow, the original store is the IKEA Museum and details the incredible journey of the brand, from the brainchild of a then 17-year-old Ingvar Kamprad, to the colossus of home furnishings that it has become. Today, Asia is its biggest market—with four ...
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 3:18 am
Ikea just presented its 'greatest invention
Business Insider NordicIkea just presented its 'greatest invention since the flat pack'Business Insider NordicYou can dis-assemble the furniture the same way. A new series using the technology, called EKET, is now available online and in-store. Jesper Brodin, previously a long-time assistant of Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, will step into his new role as group ...and more »
Posted on 8 June 2017 | 1:26 am
Ikea must break the mould to overcome
Financial TimesIkea must break the mould to overcome challengesFinancial TimesThe furniture retailer, born in Sweden but now based in the Netherlands, is to have its sixth chief executive in its 74-year history. Jesper Brodin is also of a certain, familiar mould. He is a former assistant to Ingvar Kamprad, Ikea's founder, comes ...
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 6:42 am
How Leaders Can Survive the Dangers of
EntrepreneurHow Leaders Can Survive the Dangers of 'Uber' SuccessEntrepreneurFailure is painful, but at least starting over is straightforward. Big success can be bewildering.and more »
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 8:06 am
How to become a millionaire
What do you picture when you hear the word "millionaire?" Perhaps a well-groomed senior, lounging in a bathrobe, sipping champagne and overlooking acres of achievement from the portico of a mansion? You think you can never be a millionaire. But what if you can?
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:25 pm
Ikea starts construction on gargantuan Las
IKEA, the popular Swedish furniture dealer and meatball slinger, broke ground today on a 351,000-square-foot superstore in Las Vegas. Company officials and construction management crews ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 2:27 pm
IKEA is now serving vegan veggie balls
IKEA is adding vegan veggie balls and...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 12:15 pm
Ikea has a new twist on one of its most
Before we go any further, let's get this out of the way. Ikea is not getting rid of its famous Swedish meatball, a billion of which are sold every year. Now you can relax.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 12:35 pm
IKEA bosses in China demand crackdown on
The Swedish furniture shop has banned visitors to their Chinese shops taking off their shoes to nap on their display beds and sofas, after the problem became widespread across China.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 6:50 am
How IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad became one
Swedish business magnate Ingvar Kamprad has been at the helm of IKEA, one of the world's largest furniture stores and most beloved brands, for more than 70 years. With a net worth of $48.1 billion, he's now one of the world's richest self-made billionaires.
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 7:30 pm