About Ingka Group
Ingka Group’s vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. Ingka Group is one of 11 different groups of companies that own and operate IKEA Retail under franchise agreements with Inter IKEA Systems B.V. They offer well-designed, functional and affordable home furnishing products at price points that the many people can afford.
Ingka Group owns and operates 373 stores in 30 countries representing 90% of total IKEA sales worldwide. Within the European Union, Ingka Group is present in 22 Member States through their retail operations, shopping centres and investment projects.
Nabeela Ixtabalan, Digital Transformation Manager, explained why Ingka Group chose to become a Company Member PLUS: “We are creating a new IKEA that embraces the future of retail. We want to contribute to a better everyday life for the many people and that is why, through this membership, we are hoping to strengthen IKEA Retail’s position to become more accessible, affordable and sustainable for customers, both online and offline. We are excited to join Ecommerce Europe and contribute to the debates for a value-driven, future-proof European Union that supports the digitalization of the retail sector.”
Marlene ten Ham, Secretary General of Ecommerce Europe, commented: “We are very pleased to welcome Ingka Group as our new Company Member PLUS. Since retail is at the center of important economic and societal changes such as digitalization, technological revolution, growing interconnectedness and increasingly fierce global competition, a company like Inkga Group, with its extensive expertise, will bring great added value to the work carried out by Ecommerce Europe, the European digital commerce association. We are looking forward to working together with Ingka Group towards our goals and strive for more harmonization of the EU framework, better enforcement of already existing rules and fair competition, in order to unlock the growth potential of our sector”.
To learn more about Ingka Group, please visit www.ingka.com.
How to join Ecommerce Europe
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