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This Detroit Furniture Startup Wants To Dethrone Ikea

Floyd wants to furnish your house forever.<p>A few years ago, Kyle Hoff moved to an apartment in Chicago and decided to bring his Ikea Malm bed with him. He took extra care to remove every bolt and screw and package them for safekeeping so he could reassemble the bed when he arrived at his new place. …

tastecard Restaurant Discounts

Get instant access to top restaurant deals straight on your mobile with the free tastecard Android App!<p>tastecard offers 50% off or 2 for 1 meals at …

Restaurants 2017: Food for Thought

Contact us<p><b>David Chubb</b> <br>Partner, Middle Market, PwC United Kingdom<br>Tel: +44 (0)20 7804 8139 <br>Email<p><b>Sam Lewis</b> <br>Senior Associate, PwC United Kingdom<br>Tel: +44 …

United Kingdom

Pret backer eats up Tastecard

How to save money on going out

<b>Saving Money Week</b> A trip to the cinema or theatre can be expensive, but here are some ideas to make your budget stretch further<p>It costs to take some time out. A ticket to the cinema for one person last year cost an average of £7.41 before any popcorn or drinks were taken into account, continuing a …

Savemoney

Annual Review

We are committed to improving the understanding and perception of our industry, and we fully subscribe to the Walker Report’s recommendations on …

Transparency

Bridgepoint / Bridgepoint Development Capital acquires tastecard and Gourmet Society Diners’ Clubs

tastecard and Gourmet Society dining clubs collectively offer discounts to members at over 10,000 restaurants across the UK for an annual membership …

Food & Dining

Restaurant Discounts

hi life | Enjoy 20% off the total restaurant bill 7 Days a Week

The Black Horse Inn is a beautiful inn in Kirkby Fleetham in the Hambleton District of North Yorkshire, which resides between the North York Moors & …

French History

Dining Club Group's CEO talks business

Matt Turner grew up in a village near Clitheroe in Lancashire but arrived in Yorkshire as an 18-year-old to study Politics at Leeds University – ‘I …

TasteCard owner Matt Turner talks business

Matt Turner grew up in a village near Clitheroe in Lancashire but arrived in Yorkshire as an 18-year-old to study Politics at Leeds University – 'I …

Food & Dining

Adidas spotlights 'dark social' to be the ‘most personal brand’

Its one-to-one messaging rather than one-to-many messaging that’s dominating the digital space and Adidas is trying to get a truer sense of those …

Can a giant multinational like Ikea make low cost, mass-produced furniture and call itself sustainable?

The Ikea store in Ballymun, Dublin.<p>Image: James Horan/Photocall Ireland<p>The Ikea store in Ballymun, Dublin.<p>Image: James Horan/Photocall Ireland<p>THINK …

Sustainability

Why I’m Excited About Ikea Buying TaskRabbit

Shopping at Ikea in New York is a small odyssey. Unlike in normal cities where people have access to cars and trunks, to get to the Ikea in Brooklyn, …

IKEA switches to furniture that snaps together in minutes without requiring tools

The fiddly ritual of assembling IKEA furniture is set to become a thing of the past as the furniture giant introduces products that snap together …

Revealed: How after 30 years, Ikea is undergoing a radical overhaul

When IKEA first opened its doors in the UK 30 years ago, it made the mistake of assuming that everyone lived like Scandinavians.<p>But while many of us have now wholeheartedly embraced the clean lines of “Scandi” design, there was less enthusiasm in 1987 for the Swedish approach to sharing a bed.<p>“We …

Beating The Battles

5 Takeaways from the IKEA Democratic Design Days

Here's what you need to know<p>IKEA's annual Democratic Design Days took place June 7–8 this year in Älmhult, Sweden. At the event's fourth iteration, the Swedish furniture company, known for its affordable, smart design, revealed its plans for new products and upcoming collaborations. Here's what you …

Ikea’s Top Designer on the Gift of Failure and the Future of Democratic Design

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands—As head designer at Ikea, Marcus Engman is responsible for managing a team of 20 designers who dream up and produce all the …

Democratic Design

Design for everyone<p>We’re proud that <b>LISABO</b> series has been awarded the prestigious, international Red Dot Award for design. The tables slanted edges …

Ikea and Design Week team up to discuss “designing for modern urban living conditions”

To celebrate the launch of Ikea’s PS collection, Ikea and Design Week are teaming up to discuss designing for modern urban living conditions. We’re …

IKEA Head Designer Marcus Engman on How Their Team is Working to Fight Climate Change

Engman will be speaking today at the What Design Can Do conference about IKEA's sustainability initiatives<p>Since taking the role of head designer at …

"I want to bring the surprise back to IKEA" says head of design

<b>Interview:</b> in this exclusive interview, IKEA's design manager Marcus Engman reveals how the Swedish furniture giant is using design to overhaul its …

Urbanization

Adidas Reinforces A New Culture Of Innovation With The Introduction Of Avenue A

Mark King left Taylor Made Adidas Golf to take over as CEO of Adidas America in April 2014. King inherited a brand that was fighting to be relevant in the U.S. He was challenged to elevate the business and spark a culture of innovation. The brand needed to find new ways to touch the customer and …

Meetings in a converted VW campervan, a skateboarding park and a ski lodge - Auto Trader at 40

“The Auto Trader is a little northern secret,” says operations director Nathan Coe.<p>With 650 people based at its ‘super cool’ office at Number One …

Senior Auto Trader executive is named Woman of the Year at IT awards

<b>AUTO TRADER customer experience and operations director Alison Ross has been named Woman of the Year at this year’s Women in IT Awards.</b><p>In a ceremony …

Auto Trader 'diversity champion' named Woman of the Year

A woman central to the “complete transformation” of the Auto Trader operation over the past three years has been named as Woman of the Year at a …

Customer Experience

This new innovative technology is building the future of sneakers

Enter The SPEEDFACTORY<p>The future of manufacturing is being built today<p>By adidas<p>Enter The SPEEDFACTORY<p>The future of manufacturing is being built …