'On-the-job training can give Sweden an edge'
Happier, richer, and with a stab at survival. That's how Swedish researcher Anna Jonsson describes Swedish companies that provide in-house education and mentoring to their staff, and in so doing outfox their rivals.
Sons of Ikea's Kamprad Emerge as New Swedish Billionaires
Ikea's flagship store in Stockholm is the largest of the furniture retailer's 349 outlets, a blue and yellow behemoth that lures shoppers into its 55,200 square-meter building that's big enough to accommodate 10 football fields.
Unilever, IKEA to set up factory in Ethiopia
Unilever a multi-national consumer goods company and IKEA the world's largest furniture retailer are going to set up a factory in Ethiopia, Capital learned from sources.
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IKEA Discontinues Beloved Shelf, Prompts Internet Fury
IKEA thought it could discontinue a shelf popular with record collectors without causing much commotion.
5 Lessons From a 70 Year-Old Company That Got Its Start With Dropshipping
Most of us have at one point gone to one of its giant stores, unmistakable in blue and yellow; wandered through its carefully-designed paths; tasted its Swedish meatballs and lingonberry preserve; and most importantly, assembled its beautiful, Modernist furniture.