Advertisement
Dublin: 6 °C Friday 25 September, 2020

#IKEA

From TheJournal.ie Ikea monkey Darwin to stay in animal sanctuary Ikea Monkey

Ikea monkey Darwin to stay in animal sanctuary

An Ontario judge has ruled that the world’s best-dressed monkey is a wild animal and must stay in captivity.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA recalls two kids' beds due to 'sharp metal edges' that could wound Product Recall

IKEA recalls two kids' beds due to 'sharp metal edges' that could wound

So far, IKEA has received seven reports of breakages that could injure children.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA to invest in Leitrim wind farm to power Irish stores Green Energy

IKEA to invest in Leitrim wind farm to power Irish stores

The new facility in Carrickeeny will have the capacity to generate the equivalent electricity for approximately 5,500 houses a year.

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: Animal mind-control, interdimensional coffee and real-time emoji tracking Week In Web This post contains videos

Weird Wide Web: Animal mind-control, interdimensional coffee and real-time emoji tracking

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

IKEA taking action against furniture 'porn' site

The furniture giant is not amused by HotMalm.com.

This IKEA parody of a porn site is perfect

Suitable for work. (Especially if your work involves flat-pack furniture.)

Couple gets married in IKEA (where most couples break up) Down The Aisles This post contains videos

Couple gets married in IKEA (where most couples break up)

“We definitely don’t need another set of cups or plates – and also this relationship is over.”

9 things that happen on a Bank Holiday car journey Star Car This post contains videos

9 things that happen on a Bank Holiday car journey

Cars just offer us so many options.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea may still sell horsemeat tainted meatballs Horsemeat

Ikea may still sell horsemeat tainted meatballs

The meatballs would only be sold or given away in Sweden, however. The company has said that Ikea stores in other countries would have to follow local rules and regulations.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA pulls 18,000 moose lasagnes over mislabelling worries Contamination

IKEA pulls 18,000 moose lasagnes over mislabelling worries

Traces of pork were found in the meal.

From TheJournal.ie Wiener sausages back for sale in IKEA IKEA

Wiener sausages back for sale in IKEA

The sausages were removed from sale due to precautionary DNA tests for horsemeat.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea investigating faecal bacteria found in almond cake IKEA

Ikea investigating faecal bacteria found in almond cake

“These cakes never reached our stores,” a spokesperson for the Swedish furniture giant said, adding that the brand of cakes has not been withdrawn from stores.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Ikea withdraws Wiener sausages as they await horsemeat DNA tests Horsemeat Scandal

Ikea withdraws Wiener sausages as they await horsemeat DNA tests

It comes just two days after the Swedish furniture giant pulled meatballs from shelves after horse DNA was found.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea pulls meatballs from European countries after horsemeat tests Horsemeat

Ikea pulls meatballs from European countries after horsemeat tests

The meatballs have been withdrawn from at least 15 countries, including Ireland, after traces of horse DNA were found in one of three tests.

Ikea Monkey's owner mounts protest to get him back

Is he cold without his coat?

Is this what happened to the Ikea monkey (aka Carl?)

Cannot handle his sad face. At all.

Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy Monkey Business

Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy

It was described as a “smart monkey”.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Here’s why I directed an opera about IKEA flatpack furniture Absolut Fringe

Column: Here’s why I directed an opera about IKEA flatpack furniture

Building flatpack furniture is nothing if not dramatic, writes Conor Hanratty – which is why opera suits it perfectly.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea to build a new district in German city Ikeatown

Ikea to build a new district in German city

The mini-city will have shops, flats and office space for thousands of people.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea plans new budget hotel chain across Europe Swedish House Mafia

Ikea plans new budget hotel chain across Europe

The furniture maker is looking to get its products into hotels and student residences. What better way than to build your own?

IKEA starts serving beer Ikea Beer This post contains images

IKEA starts serving beer

But not in the Republic of Ireland, sadly. Who’s for a trip to Belfast?

From TheJournal.ie Shoppers evacuated from Dublin's IKEA Evacuated

Shoppers evacuated from Dublin's IKEA

IKEA said a “technical issue” caused management to evacuate Sunday afternoon shoppers from the store in Ballymun today.

From TheJournal.ie Introducing... IKEA TV Flatpack TV

Introducing... IKEA TV

The flatpack furniture retailer is planning to start selling technology alongside self-assembly furniture.

From TheJournal.ie The burning question*: DIY shops on bank holidays - heaven or hell? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: DIY shops on bank holidays - heaven or hell?

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

From TheJournal.ie Ikea France accused of hiring detectives to spy on complaining customers IKEA

Ikea France accused of hiring detectives to spy on complaining customers

Ikea has been accused of hiring detectives to spy on customers in France who lodged complaints about service and product quality.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie IKEA group profits hit €2.9 billion IKEA

IKEA group profits hit €2.9 billion

The international flatpack retailer says sales rose almost 7 per cent during its 2011 financial year.

IKEA has built an apartment in the middle of a Paris Metro station Big Brother This post contains images

IKEA has built an apartment in the middle of a Paris Metro station

Oh, and five people are LIVING in it.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA issues immediate recall of children's high chair belt IKEA

IKEA issues immediate recall of children's high chair belt

The furniture chain says that the belt on some of its Antilop high chairs can open unexpectedly.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Bank Holiday Monday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Bank Holiday Monday

In tonight’s Fix: Protesters take over Nama building, fire at a Dublin church, and should we be flying the Union Jack?

Angry Belgians take action over Ikea's cheap meatballs

Restaurant owners believe Ikea’s low prices are undermining their own businesses – so they have begun bussing homeless people in for dinner.

From TheJournal.ie When do the post-Christmas sales start? Black Monday? This post contains videos

When do the post-Christmas sales start?

Many retailers have once more chosen to open their doors on St. Stephens Day. TheJournal.ie has a roundup of dates and times of the post-Christmas sales.

From TheJournal.ie Budget leaks: the hypermarket could be on its way to Ireland Budget Leaks

Budget leaks: the hypermarket could be on its way to Ireland Exclusive

According to leaked documents seen by TheJournal.ie, the Government has agreed to make changes to the retail size caps which could allow for Wal-mart and Costco to set up shop here.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA issues immediate recall of mirror door wardrobe IKEA

IKEA issues immediate recall of mirror door wardrobe

Customers who bought the PAX wardrobe with AURLAND mirror doors should contact IKEA’s customer service for a free replacement door.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA recalls children's folding tent over injury risk Recall

IKEA recalls children's folding tent over injury risk

BUSA folding tent should be immediately taken away from children and returned to the store, according to IKEA.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA recalls 'hazardous' wardrobe Recall

IKEA recalls 'hazardous' wardrobe

IKEA has recalled a wardrobe with a sliding glass door over fears that the heavy mirror could fall and break.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Tuesday Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie IKEA 'used Stasi prisoners for slave labour' - German report IKEA

IKEA 'used Stasi prisoners for slave labour' - German report

Broadcaster WDR says documents from Stasi archives show ‘deep cooperation’ between IKEA and the East German government.

From TheJournal.ie Holy Flatpacks! We spend €2m a week in Ikea IKEA This post contains images

Holy Flatpacks! We spend €2m a week in Ikea

Swedish bosses described the first full year of trading in Ireland as ‘difficult’ but the Ballymun store is still among the most profitable in Europe.