Lawnmowers Next to the Cheese: Australia’s Big Box Boom
They are the roadside megastores that have muscled in on Australia’s retail market with affordable appliances, homeware goods, and produce.
Incentives and Disincentives for Sustainable Behaviour
Incentives and disincentives are effective tools of persuasion, encouraging people to perform in ways they might not otherwise by rewarding or punishing certain behaviours.
IKEA Advances Renewable Energy Focus with Tempe Project
Swedish retail giant IKEA has committed to using only renewable energy by 2020, and solar photovoltaic installations are a key component of the company’s strategy.
Ground Breaks on Ikea Store as Sydney Housing Boom Rolls On
Ground has broken on the first major retail outlet of a massive industrial development in the northwestern suburbs of Sydney amid expectations a decades long home...
Magnetic Flatpack Furniture Assembles in Minutes
A designer has taken the challenge out of assembling flatpack furniture with a collection that can be put together with magnets in minutes.
Ikea's Flat-pack Pioneer Dies, 91
Swede Ingvar Kamprad, the billionaire founder of the IKEA retail empire whose cheap, functional furniture is a feature of homes around the world, has died at...