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#IKEA

# ikea - Monday 28 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge You’ve been pronouncing ‘Ikea’ wrong your whole life* I-kee-ya?

You’ve been pronouncing ‘Ikea’ wrong your whole life*

*Well, ever since you heard about Ikea.

# ikea - Friday 4 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie IKEA is donating furniture to the Simon Communities across Ireland Fundraising Campaign

IKEA is donating furniture to the Simon Communities across Ireland

Simon Communities works with over 5,000 people and families every year.

# ikea - Monday 16 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie How IKEA threatened legal action on a ‘crazy fan’… IKEAHackers

How IKEA threatened legal action on a ‘crazy fan’…

How can a love for flat-packed furniture lead to this?

# ikea - Thursday 29 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish man goes to the dark side after trying to assemble flat pack furniture Allen Key

# ikea - Monday 5 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Three men in court over €5.1 million Dublin drugs seizure Drugs Bust

Three men in court over €5.1 million Dublin drugs seizure

Another man and a woman were released without charge.

# ikea - Thursday 20 March, 2014

IKEA recalls cot canopies due to fears they could strangle infants

IKEA have received reports of the net being pulled into cots or beds and then becoming entangled around infants’ necks.

# ikea - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge IKEA has really, really annoyed a bunch of people by discontinuing a type of shelf First World Problems

# ikea - Saturday 11 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 11 inevitable stages of shopping in IKEA Flat Pack Hell

The 11 inevitable stages of shopping in IKEA

Swedish haven of sofas and meatballs, why must you torment us so?

# ikea - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

IKEA warns of lamp ‘strangulation hazard’ after toddler death

The company has asked customers to go back to the store or call customer service to receive a free kit to fix the cord to the wall.

# ikea - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Equality activists create LGBT-friendly IKEA catalogue after Russian controversy Iqea

Equality activists create LGBT-friendly IKEA catalogue after Russian controversy

An LGBT article was recently removed from the Russian version of the IKEA magazine.

# ikea - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Prank sees people trapped in pretend Ikea rooms No Escape

WATCH: Prank sees people trapped in pretend Ikea rooms

Oh Ikea. The land of mass confusion.

# ikea - Thursday 14 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Spoof trailer shows that being lost in Ikea is just as scary as Gravity Outer Space Solutions

# ikea - Thursday 24 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 creative ways to involve your kids around the house Sponsored By IKEA

7 creative ways to involve your kids around the house

Looking for clever ways to get your kids helping out? Look no further.

# ikea - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie IKEA is selling solar panels, yay! But not in Ireland, boo! Climate Change This post contains a poll

IKEA is selling solar panels, yay! But not in Ireland, boo!

The company says that customers want to live more sustainably, but there is no word on when they will roll out the panels to Ireland.

# ikea - Monday 30 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘We have been overwhelmed by your support and sacrifice’ – Mangan family Peggy Mangan

‘We have been overwhelmed by your support and sacrifice’ – Mangan family

The family of Peggy Mangan say they were “blown away” by the level of support from the people of Finglas and around the country in the search for the missing 65-year-old.

# ikea - Saturday 28 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Body of Peggy Mangan found in Ballymun Peggy Mangan

Body of Peggy Mangan found in Ballymun

The discovery was made by two volunteers taking part in the search effort at around 3.30pm. The 65-year-old’s dog had remained at her side.

# ikea - Saturday 14 September, 2013

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.

# ikea - Friday 16 August, 2013

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.

# ikea - Monday 12 August, 2013

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.

# ikea - Sunday 4 August, 2013

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 - Thursday 11 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge IKEA taking action against furniture ‘porn’ site Ikea Xxx

IKEA taking action against furniture ‘porn’ site

The furniture giant is not amused by HotMalm.com.

# ikea - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge This IKEA parody of a porn site is perfect Hot Slats

This IKEA parody of a porn site is perfect

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

# ikea - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 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.”

# ikea - Saturday 1 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 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.

# ikea - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

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.

# ikea - Saturday 6 April, 2013

IKEA pulls 18,000 moose lasagnes over mislabelling worries

Traces of pork were found in the meal.

# ikea - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

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.

# ikea - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

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.

# ikea - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

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.

# ikea - Monday 25 February, 2013

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 - Thursday 20 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Ikea Monkey’s owner mounts protest to get him back Ikea Monkey

Ikea Monkey’s owner mounts protest to get him back

Is he cold without his coat?

# ikea - Monday 10 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Is this what happened to the Ikea monkey (aka Carl?) Ikea Monkey

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

Cannot handle his sad face. At all.

From The Daily Edge 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”.

# ikea - Saturday 1 September, 2012

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.

# ikea - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

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.

# ikea - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

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 - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge 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?

# ikea - Sunday 22 April, 2012

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.

# ikea - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Introducing… IKEA TV

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

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