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IKEA creates a positive impact on people and planet

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Apparel Online India February, 16-29, 2016

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Sustainability report outlines achievements

While sustainability for most retailers seems to focus on buzzwords such as solar panels, carbon footprints, LEED certification, etc., proactive retailers such as IKEA have taken it a step ahead by defining sustainability as a concept of reduction in consumption and energy costs in its day-to-day operations. As the world increasingly faces challenges with regard to social and environment concerns, IKEA continuously works across every part of its business to create a positive impact on people and planet. Recently, the retailer released its sustainability report 2015, highlighting its achievement in the past year, while also prioritizing the retailer’s steps ahead. Overall, the Group has made good progress at putting their sustainability strategy of ‘People & Planet Positive to Work’, by…

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