It's official! IKEA is coming to New Zealand!

Publish Date
Thursday, 20 December 2018, 11:30AM

Move over Kmart, another furniture giant is coming to New Zealand and we're already prepping our wallets.

Swedish franchise Ikea has confirmed that they are exploring opportunities to open stores in New Zealand!

"We are happy to meet the wish from many people for IKEA to open in New Zealand and we aim to make IKEA fully accessible, including stores and e-commerce. We see this as a long-term commitment and investment in New Zealand, building relationships with customers, suppliers and future co-workers," says Tolga Öncü, retail operations manager for Ingka Group.

The Swedish furniture stores are found in 49 countries and is the worlds largest furniture retailer.

We can only hope that the stores pop up soon!