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Does New Zealand exist? Ikea's new world map has us doubting

Ikea is selling a world map that is missing an entire country. Keri Lumm reports on that and makes.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 11th, 2019

Ikea Is Selling a World Map That Doesn’t Include New Zealand — Again!

Ikea Is Selling a World Map That Doesn’t Include New Zealand — Again!.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 8th, 2019

Ikea apologizes for leaving New Zealand off a world map

Swedish furniture giant Ikea apologized for leaving New Zealand off a world map that was being sold at one of its stores, after a Reddit user posted about the error, the BBC reported......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

New maps reveal details about the size and shape of Earth"s lost 8th continent, Zealandia, which disappeared under the Pacific Ocean

World Data Center for Geophysics & Marine Geology / National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA Scientists confirmed the existence of an eighth continent, called Zealandia, under New Zealand and the surrounding ocea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 24th, 2020

As Europe grapples with placing visitors in quarantine here’s what’s happening around the world

Travellers arriving in the U.K. now face two weeks of quarantine at a location of their choosing, and it will be similar in France, but in New Zealand and America it’s a different story.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2020

Billionaire Ray Dalio is one of the world"s richest hedge fund managers. Here are his best quotes on everything from the markets to meditation.

Eoin Noonan/Web Summit/Getty Images Hedge fund manager Ray Dalio who runs Bridgewater Associates is one of the world's wealthiest hedge fund managers.  Dalio recently said the American dream "does not exist" and capitalism may collaps.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 27th, 2020

Before-and-after photos show dialed-down Anzac Day celebrations across Australia and New Zealand under coronavirus lockdown

Getty Images/Rosie Perper/Business Insider Countries around the world have enforced lockdown measures as the novel corona.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 26th, 2020

Exclusive: IKEA aims to start reopening stores in Europe in May

IKEA store owner Ingka Group, the world's biggest furniture retailer, aims to start reopening shops in Europe in May after closures and sliding demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic slashed group sales by 60%, its chief executive said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2020

Kiwi QE: New Zealand Launches Emergency Quantitative Easing

Kiwi QE: New Zealand Launches Emergency Quantitative Easing For years, the billionaires' favorite bug out destination of New Zealand remained an island of calm in a world of insanity, monetary and otherwise, sporting not only the world.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 22nd, 2020

IKEA closes all U.S. stores, China back up except for Wuhan store

IKEA, the world's biggest furniture brand, is temporarily closing more stores as the coronavirus spreads, including all 50 in its second-biggest market the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

Nike Stores Across The World To Temporarily Close

Amid the coronavirus (CVOID-19) outbreak, Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE) will close its retail stores across the United States, Canada, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand through March 27. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2020

New Zealand, Australia tighten lockdown to combat coronavirus

New Zealand on Saturday announced the world's tightest border controls to combat the spread of coronavirus, requiring all incoming travellers, including its own citizens, to self-isolate for two weeks starting midnight Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 14th, 2020

IKEA to sell through third party for first time on Tmall in China

IKEA on Tuesday started selling its products on Alibaba's Chinese e-commerce platform Tmall, the first time the world's biggest furniture retailer has sold through a third party in its 77-year history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 10th, 2020

IKEA tests selling through third party for the first time, on Tmall in China

IKEA on Tuesday started selling its products on Alibaba's Chinese e-commerce platform Tmall, the first time the world's biggest furniture retailer has sold through a third party in its 77-year history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 10th, 2020

IKEA reopens nine more stores in China

IKEA, the world's biggest furniture brand, is reopening nine of its stores in China this weekend, a company spokeswoman said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 8th, 2020

IKEA new CEO targets "even more affordable" furniture as habits shift

IKEA named insider Jon Abrahamsson Ring to succeed Torbjorn Loof as chief executive of the world's biggest furniture brand on Tuesday as it adapts to seismic shifts in shopping......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2020

IKEA brand owner appoints Abrahamsson Ring as CEO

Inter IKEA Group has appointed Jon Abrahamsson Ring as CEO from September, as the owner of the world's biggest furniture brand battles to adapt to new shopping habits and the rise of online rivals......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2020

Ikea is hosting in-store sleepovers in New York and LA in March — and you can bring a friend along

AP Photo / Remy de la Mauviniere and Mahesh Kumar A. Ikea is hosting sleepovers at its Brooklyn, New York City and Costa Mesa, California showrooms in March. The sleepovers will take place on World Sleep Day (Friday, March 13), and will feature g.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 11th, 2020

World"s safest airlines for 2020 revealed

The website AirlineRatings.com ranked the top 20 global airlines for safety, as well as picking out the 10 safest budget airlines. Air New Zealand has taken second place, but which carrier is in the top slot?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 2nd, 2020

Ingvar Kamprad, the reclusive billionaire who founded Ikea, grew up selling pencils in Swedish villages and was the 8th-richest person in the world by the time he died. Here"s how he built a fortune off furniture.

Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images; Ikano Group; Ruobing Su/Business Insider Ikea is the world's largest furniture retailer, a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 31st, 2019

14 incredible tech products that didn"t exist 10 years ago

AP The tech world has changed significantly in the last decade.  Back in 2009, the iPad hadn't come out yet, Lyft didn't exist, and the Amazon Echo hadn't been unveiled.  Here are 14 major innovations that didn't exist 10 year.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 28th, 2019