IKEA case studies are very popular in international management classes. Here are a couple of extra resources I came across recently that can help you understand more about this company.
The first is a podcast from the BBC in which reporter Peter Day interviews Anders Dahlvig, the former CEO of the company. In the interview Dahlvig talks about IKEA and about the book The IKEA Edge: Building Global Growth and Social Good at the World’s Most Iconic Home Store he recently wrote.
Click here to download or listen to the interview
The second of our IKEA case studies can be found at Strategy & Business. You will need to register to read the case. But it is free and they have plenty of interesting materials.
You can find the search result for the article here.