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IKEA Recalls 2 Safety Gate Models After Kids Fall Down Stairs

The gates have been sold since August 1, 1995.


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Ikea Expanding Solar Array Atop Canton Store

Ikea says the store’s solar array will produce the equivalent of enough energy to power 135 homes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014

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Demolition Begins To Make Way For Expanding IKEA In Canton

A building adjacent to an Ikea store in Canton is set to be demolished as part of the Swedish retailer’s plan to expand its lone Michigan location.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

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Canton Board To Vote On IKEA Expansion Plan

The only IKEA store in the state of Michigan has plans to expand.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2014

Three of the recalled canopies are pictured here. (credit: Consumer Product Safety Commission)

Ikea Recalls Kids’ Bed Canopies Due To Strangulation Risk

Customers had complained of canopy nets being pulled into cots and becoming entangled around infants’ necks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2014

IKEA Canton Plans To Expand

Expect the enormous IKEA warehouse store in Canton to get bigger.


IKEA Recalls Wall-Mounted Lamps After Baby Dies

A 16-month-old child in a crib died after getting entangled in the wall-mounted lamp’s cord.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

KRITTER junior bed (credit: CNW Group/IKEA Canada)

Ikea Recalls 2 Models Of Children’s Beds

A popular furniture chain is recalling kids’ beds because of a potential danger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2013

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Sorry For The Pork … It Should Be Moose Meat

After recalling its meatballs because they were found to contain traces of horsemeat, Ikea is now pulling lasagna from its stores in Europe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2013

A worker walks amid a field of solar panels atop the Ikea home furnishings store in Centennial, Colorado. A similar installation is now atop Ikea's Canton Township store. (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Michigan’s Largest Solar Array Now Plugged In Atop Ikea Canton

Ikea, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, Tuesday officially plugged in the solar energy system installed at its Detroit-area store in Canton Township, which it says is the state’s largest such photovoltaic array. The 122,200-square-foot PV array consists of a 977.6-kW system, built with 4,160 panels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012