• Ikea stuffs new pillows with old catalogs

    WASHINGTON — Even if you didn’t order anything from last year’s Ikea catalog, the annual,  full-color, 300-plus-page paper edition can be put to good use. Ikea will use shredded, recycled catalogs as stuffing in a…

  • Ikea recalls thousands of crib mattresses

    WASHINGTON — Ikea is recalling about 169,000 crib mattresses because babies can become trapped in a gap between the mattress and the crib. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says Ikea’s had  two reports of infants…

  • IKEA furniture app lets you try before you buy — virtually (Video)

    Thinking about buying some new furniture? Now you can try before you buy — at least virtually.

  • After meatballs, Ikea withdraws sausages

    After withdrawing meatballs from stores across
    Europe, home furnishings giant Ikea on Wednesday
    said it would also pull wiener sausages made by
    the same supplier after its own tests confirmed
    \”a few indications of horse meat.\”

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  • Married with meatballs: An IKEA love story

    A first-of-its-kind wedding in our area left some onlookers wondering what the heck was going on.