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  1. Ikea provides an Allen key-to literatureRead the original story

    Wednesday | MacLeans

    ... the basement of the Ikea Hotel and Restaurant in Almhuit, the small-9,000 people-Swedish town where founder Ingvar Kamprad opened his first store in 1958. "Ten years ago," says Acuna, "we had to start limited public opening because of all the people ...

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  2. How to Defend Against Boycott With a Strong Business NetworkRead the original story

    Wednesday | Eyefortransport

    ... As you have probably guessed, this is not a hypothetical situation. This is exactly the situation faced by Ingvar Kamprad of IKEA. The story, related by Malcolm Gladwell in his book 'David and Goliath', is illustrative of the power of business ...

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  3. Ikea billionaire aims to lure savers with new bankRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | MSN Money

    Ikea billionaire Ingvar Kamprad made his fortune helping the world stay frugal with cheap home furnishings.

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  4. Banking Ikea Style Puts Billionaire's Model to TestRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Bloomberg

    Ikea billionaire Ingvar Kamprad made his fortune helping the world stay frugal with cheap home furnishings.

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  5. Men need a life too... just ask Mr MilburnRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2004 | Daily Mail

    ... to resurrect all those flat-packs. The churches may be empty, despite Mel Gibson's gore-fest, but Ikea boss Ingvar Kamprad is the world's richest man with his company's catalogue achieving a higher circulation than the Bible. Happy Easter! Caroline ...

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  6. Denny's Daily Zinger: IKEA Ups Minimum Wage. Up Yours.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Target Marketing Magazine

    ... infrastructure, health care and education were world-class, I'd happily pay sky-high taxes, just like Ingvar Kamprad and his Swedish compatriots. writes, "Denny: Almost through it. Great as always. Question: With any good book, I like to buy a dozen ...

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  7. You Have to Dream BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... went on to be become Starbucks' CEO. J.K. Rowling created the Harry Potter franchise while on welfare. Also, Ingvar Kamprad started IKEA after growing up on a small farm in Sweden. So while there may be no quick solution on how much is too little, ...

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  8. Linkage: New Life For Former Morris-Day Architects; New Duck MuralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Curbed

    ... been around for more than seven decades (and there are vintage catalogs to prove it). In 1943, 17-year-old Ingvar Kamprad registered the company name, using it to sell fountain pens and nylon tights. As years passed, Ikea morphed, and Kamprad's ...

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  9. Dwelling: 70 Years of Ikea, as Told by - What Else? - Show ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Curbed

    ... been around for more than seven decades (and there are vintage catalogs to prove it ). In 1943, 17-year-old Ingvar Kamprad registered the company name, using it to sell fountain pens and nylon tights. As years passed, Ikea morphed, and Kamprad's ...

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  10. Buying Furniture from Ikea this Weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | 101.5 The River

    ... facts first ! It's 17 things you didn't know about Ikea. Like fact #13 . IKEA is an acronym that stands for Ingvar Kamprad (founder), Elmtaryd (the farm where he grew up), and Agunnaryd (his hometown). Mary Beth Zolik has been part of morning radio ...

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  11. IKEA museum set for 2015 deliveryRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | CNN

    ... is also the site of IKEA's first store built in 1958. The museum will open in fall 2015. IKEA was founded by Ingvar Kamprad (pictured) in 1943 as an odds-and-ends company selling products ranging from cigarette lighters to nylon stockings. IKEA ...

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  12. Mesa Air becomes AA regional, Fleet Week returns to NYC, IKEA museum to open in SwedenRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Tripso.com

    ... e site of the recently relocated IKEA store in Almhult, also the site of IKEA'S first store opened by founder Ingvar Kamprad in 1958.

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  13. IKEA to open a museum in Sweden in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    ... site of the recently relocated IKEA store in Almhult, also the site of IKEA'S first store opened by founder Ingvar Kamprad in 1958. Almhult is known as "IKEA Town" for being the birthplace of IKEA, which still maintains a strong corporate presence ...

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  14. Ikea museum set to open in Sweden in 2015Read the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... reported by the Agence France-Presse, is expected to include displays about the creation of Ikea by founder Ingvar Kamprad, who opened the company's first store in 1958. Since then, the Swedish company has become a global brand famous for its ...

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  15. ADHD: The Entrepreneur's SuperpowerRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Forbes.com

    What do business mogul Sir Richard Branson , Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, and JetBlue founder David Neeleman, have in common? Well, besides being monumentally successful, they all have ADHD , and, like other entrepreneurs and CEOs, some will even tell you that they are successful largely because of the "diagnosis", not in spite of it.

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  16. ADHD: The Entrepreneur's SuperpowerRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Forbes.com

    What do business mogul Sir Richard Branson , Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, and JetBlue founder David Neeleman, have in common? Well, besides being monumentally successful, they all have ADHD , and, like other entrepreneurs and CEOs, some will even tell you that they are successful largely because of the "diagnosis", not in spite of it.

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  17. Courageous Ikea workers face long oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | 24 Hours

    Richmond workers are taking on Sweden's Ingvar Kamprad, founder of furniture retail chain Ikea and one of the richest men in the world.

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  18. IKEA names Jarnheimer, board member and founders' ally, as chairmanRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Reuters

    ... family's influence over the World No. 1 furniture maker. Jarnheimer, 54, has close ties with IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad's three sons, who all hold high level positions in IKEA's complex ownership structure. He will take over in January next year ...

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  19. IKEA names Jarnheimer, board member and founders' ally, as chairmanRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Reuters

    ... family's influence over the World No. 1 furniture maker. Jarnheimer, 54, has close ties with IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad's three sons, who all hold high level positions in IKEA's complex ownership structure. He will take over in January next year ...

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  20. CEO's net worth divesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | MSN Money

    ... Standard & Poor's 500 Index ( $INX ). Others with multibillion-dollar losses this year include Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, down $5.4 billion; Spanish retailer Amancio Ortega Gaona, down $4.2 billion; and Fast Retailing chairman Tadashi Yanai, down ...

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