IKEA group has today stores across 28 countries. The government has been very supportive and willing to listen.
And finally by being coordinated, the range is wide in function and style at the same time, and at all times. Now it's going big The company aims to have 25 outlets across the country by The Swedish furniture company opened its first retail store in India to customers on Thursday morning, where it anticipates as many as 7 million visitors a year.
Many Indians are used to having their furniture built by local carpenters, so Ikea is tweaking its business model to suit the market. Originally, it was a mail-order business selling pencils, postcards and other products. Some 1, products sold at the Hyderabad store are made in India, including items that are unique to the market like pressure cookers, mattresses made of coconut fiber and pans used to make Indian flatbread.
That means responding to the home furnishing needs of people around the world: people with many different needs, tastes, dreams, aspirations and wallet sizes; people who want to improve their homes and their everyday lives.
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