Swedish giant Ikea to buy back used furniture
Later this year Ikea will open its first second-hand store, in a shopping centre west of Stockholm
IKEA upgrades Quebec City presence by opening Canada’s 14th store
The Quebec City store will employ more than 280 people.
Palliser opens a fourth furniture plant in Mexico
New 65,000 square-foot plant located in Matamoros, Coahuila.
Canadian descendent built Richard III’s coffin
A unique privilege, says furniture maker Michael Ibsen.
Investments in Latin America and China will drive growth, Dorel says
Manufacturer is expanding production and distribution capabilities.
Traditional and green
Making customer furniture with sustainable materials.
Modest profit gains ahead: Conference Board of Canada
The Conference Board of Canada’s Leading Indicator of Industry suggests corporate profitability in Canada will continue to post modest gains in the coming months.
$100B in lost output to China coming home: BCG
Manufacturing in China for North American markets is not as cost-effective as it once was, and it appears some of the lost US production may be coming back.