While some are focused at shopping there, IKEA needs people to work at it’s new St. Louis store as well.
New York retail analyst Burt Flickinger calls IKEA a “transformative magnet.”
IKEA St. Louis will carry 5,000 products and have 50 room sets and three full homes.
It’s now estimated that it will take until early afternoon to allow the tank to completely empty out.
Weather-permitting, IKEA will try again today to hang its 15-foot yellow letters on its big blue building under construction in Midtown.
Installation of the blue panels is a construction milestone that ensures the store will open in fall 2015, according to a news release.
Construction has technically been well underway for several weeks already
Crews working on an access drive for grain silos next to the IKEA site came across a brick tomb with bones inside.
Groundbreaking for the IKEA store will be Tuesday, June 24 at 10 a.m.
IKEA announced Thursday that it is buying a long-planned wind-energy project in eastern Illinois as part of the company’s initiative to offset its energy use with renewable energy generation.