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IKEA (short for Ingvar Kamprand Elmtaryd Agunnaryd - the name of the founder plus the town he was born in and the town where he founded the company), is a Swedish private-owned company that designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture such as beds, chairs, desks, appliances and home accessories. It is the world's largest furniture retailer and its founder, Ingvar Kamprand, was the fourth wealthiest person in the world in 2007. 23 March 2012

IKEA International Group
IKEA symbol
The IKEA logo

Type

Private company

Industry

Retail

Founded

1943

Founder

Ingvar Kamprand

Headquarters

Leiden, Netherlands

Area served

Worldwide

Products

Self-assembly furniture

Employees

127,000

Revenue

$23.5 billion

Subsidiaries

None

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