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IKEA Becomes Largest Retail Wind Energy Investor in Canada
Business  (tags: ikea, wind energy, investor, Canada, renewable energy, business, economy, energy, environment, humans, investing, investments, money, society, technology, world )

Lone
- 125 days ago - ikea.com
"IKEA Canada's investment in renewable energy is a win-win-win. We are able to support the transition to a low-carbon future, reduce our energy and operating costs, and pass those benefits on to our customers"
IKEA: Stop Social Dumping ACTION
Business  (tags: Ikea, social dumping, Europe, business ethics, money, corporate )

Nancy
- 126 days ago - labourstartcampaigns.net
In Europe thousands of jobs in the transport sector have been lost because of social dumping. One trucker loses his job, and the other is being is exploited: low wages and forced to live in his truck for months at a time.
BAD BUSINESS: Ikea's Saudi Arabia Catalog Erases Women; Company Expresses Regret
Business  (tags: business, society, politics, corporate, IKEA, women, dishonesty, ethics )

Cal
- 801 days ago - latimes.com
The Ikea catalog distributed in Saudi Arabia is the same as in other countries except for what it's missing -- women.In one instance, a pajama-clad woman -- shown standing at a bathroom sink along with a man, young boy and toddler nearby -- was erased from t
Ikea Products Made From 600-Year-Old Trees
Business  (tags: corporate, environment, Ikea, IKEA, Sweden, criticism, old forest, logging, destruction, trees, habitatdestruction, forests, money )

Naoko
- 932 days ago - ipsnews.net
The home furnishing giant Ikea, founded in Sweden in 1943, is facing heavy criticism for the logging and clear-cutting of old-growth forests in north of Russian Karelia by its wholly owned subsidiary Swedwood.
Tell IKEA to Respect Its Workers! ACTION
Business  (tags: Ikea, wages, corporate )

Nancy
- 1266 days ago - change.org
In Sweden, IKEA's factory workers are paid $19 per hour and get five weeks of paid vacation every year. In America? Not so much.
Ikea's U.S. Factory Churns Out Unhappy Workers
Business  (tags: labor, law, dishonesty, LABOR EXPLOITATION, labor exploitation, IKEA, business, corporate, abuse, politics, society, news, money, ethics, usa )

Cal
- 1347 days ago - latimes.com
A union-organizing battle hangs over the Ikea plant in Virginia. Workers complain of eliminated raises, a frenzied pace, mandatory overtime and racial discrimination.
   

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