IKEA India (part of the Ingka Group), Swedish retailer for home furnishings, said on Tuesday that it will launch its first store in Bengaluru, on June 22.
The large-format store will be connected to the Nagasandra metro station, it said in a statement.
IKEA India also announced Anje Heim as the Market Manager for the Karnataka market.
Heim said: “IKEA aims to offer home furnishing solutions that match the aspirations and dreams of the many people of Bengaluru for a better daily life. IKEA Nagasandra will serve as a one-stop destination for all of you home furnishing needs “.
Spread over 12.2 acres, the 4,60,000 sq ft IKEA Nagasandra store will have more than 7,000 plus affordable, good quality, durable and well-designed IKEA home furnishing products, the statement said.
The store will also house one of the largest playground areas ‘Smaland’, along with a 1,000-seat restaurant and a bistro serving a mix of Swedish and Indian delicacies, it was said.
IKEA began its e-commerce journey in Bangalore, launching a shopping website and app in 2021.
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