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News Sweden » Smaland: How learning Sweden's history will help you feel at home

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.se/20180206/history-the-integration-tool-you-probably-arent-using
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

There's one crucial integration tool that's often harder to access for adults. But you will only truly know how and why Sweden is the way it is today if you understand the country's history. This article is available to Members of The Local. Read more ...

News Sweden » Smaland: Gemla Möbler Is Proof That Scandinavian Design Will Endlessly Prevail

News channel or source: https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/gemla-mobler-scandinavian-design-bent-wood-furniture
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

While designer Michael Thonet famously invented the bentwood Boppard layer wood chair in 1836, it's Sweden's oldest furniture factory, located within the thick forest of Småland, Sweden, whose curved furnishings continue to endure into the modern day.

News Sweden » Smaland: Ingvar Kamprad, Ikea Founder and Supply Chain Pioneer, 1926-2018

News channel or source: http://spendmatters.com/uk/ingvar-kamprad-ikea-founder-supply-chain-pioneer-1926-2018/
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

By the way, Ikea stands for Ingvar Kamprad and Elmtaryd, Agunnaryd, after the farm and village in the southern Swedish region of Småland where he grew up. He had issues with drink and there were stories about tax evasion and a Nazi-sympathizing youth ...

News Sweden » Smaland: Ikea's frugal billionaire founder Ingvar Kamprad dies aged 91

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/ikea-founder-ingvar-kamprad-dies-aged-91/article/513346
Publication date: onday 29 January 2018

Kamprad "passed away peacefully surrounded by his loved ones" at his home in the southern Swedish region of Smaland on Saturday "following a brief illness", Ikea said in a statement. He leaves behind a legacy of affordable interior design for households ...

News Sweden » Smaland: IKEA Founder Ingvar Kamprad Dies At 91

News channel or source: https://patch.com/us/across-america/ikea-founder-ingvar-kamprad-dies-91
Publication date: onday 29 January 2018

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN — Ingvar Kamprad, the man who founded IKEA founded at age 17 on his family's farm, died peacefully at his home in Smaland, Sweden, on Saturday after a brief sickness, the company said on Twitter. He was 91. "He will be much missed and ...

News Sweden » Smaland: The Latest: IKEA founder praised for taking Sweden to world

News channel or source: http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20180128/news/301289935
Publication date: Sunday 28 January 2018

IKEA Sverige, the chain's Swedish unit, said on Twitter that Kamprad died Saturday at his home in Smaland, Sweden. IKEA says "he will be much missed and warmly remembered by his family and IKEA staff all around the world."

News Sweden » Smaland: Ikea founder dies aged 91 after setting the business up when he was just 17 and growing it to 412-stores worth $72bn... but still wore second hand clothes and drove a 15-year ...

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5321677/Man-founded-Ikea-died-aged-91.html
Publication date: Saturday 27 January 2018

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad has died, the company has confirmed. The 91-year-old billionaire passed away on Saturday at his mansion in Smaland, Sweden. Multinational Ikea, which has hundreds of stores across dozens of countries, has long been the world's ...

News Sweden » Smaland: Who Is Ingvar Kamprad? Net Worth, Interesting Facts About Ikea Founder

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/who-ingvar-kamprad-net-worth-interesting-facts-about-ikea-founder-2646418
Publication date: Sunday 28 January 2018

Ingvar Feodor Kamprad, the founder of Swedish furniture chain IKEA, died on Saturday. He was 91. IKEA Sverige‏ released a statement on Twitter that confirmed Kamprad’s death. The company called him ”One of the greatest entrepreneurs of the 20th century."

News Sweden » Smaland: Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad dead aged 91 – furniture guru passed away at home surrounded by family

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5442402/founder-of-swedish-furniture-firm-ikea-ingvar-kamprad-dead-aged-91/
Publication date: Sunday 28 January 2018

A statement said: "The founder of IKEA and Ikano, and one of the greatest entrepreneurs of the 20th century, Ingvar Kamprad, has peacefully passed away, at his home in Smaland, Sweden, on the 27th of January. "Ingvar will be very missed and warmly ...

News Sweden » Smaland: Ingvar Kamprad, IKEA’s founder who took Sweden to the world, has died at age 91

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/ingvar-kamprad-ikea-e2-80-99s-founder-who-took-sweden-to-the-world-has-died-at-age-91/ar-BBImt9u
Publication date: Saturday 27 January 2018

Load Error IKEA Sverige, the chain’s Swedish unit, said on Twitter that Kamprad died Saturday at his home in Smaland, southern Sweden. Later it said he died peacefully following a short illness. Kamprad built Ikea into the world’s largest furniture ...