A rendering of the St. Louis IKEA.

IKEA St. Louis’ Blue Exterior Begins to Transform

Installation of the blue panels is a construction milestone that ensures the store will open in fall 2015, according to a news release.


Even though a ceremonial groundbreaking has yet to happen, construction is already well underway on the site for IKEA. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

It’s Real: IKEA Groundbreaking Today

Construction has technically been well underway for several weeks already


Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Human Remains Found Near IKEA Site

Crews working on an access drive for grain silos next to the IKEA site came across a brick tomb with bones inside.


A rendering of the St. Louis IKEA.

IKEA Closes on St. Louis Space

Groundbreaking for the IKEA store will be Tuesday, June 24 at 10 a.m.


Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

IKEA Buying Illinois Wind-Energy Project

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.


UPI/Bill Greenblatt

STL Person of Year Vote Hotly-Contested

Mayor Slay’s office taking public poll on 2013’s biggest difference-maker


IKEA Plans Expansion In U.S.

St. Louis IKEA Store To Open In Fall 2015

Swedish furniture giant IKEA, long rumored to be considering a St. Louis store, announced Wednesday morning that it is opening its first Missouri location in St. Louis.



IKEA Finally Coming to St. Louis

NextSTL blogger Alex Ihnen told KMOX that the Swedish retailer will finally build a store in St. Louis’ Midtown neighborhood at Forest Park Ave. and Vandeventer.



St. Louis IKEA Confirmation? Kind Of

“I’m in a little bit of an awkward situation because I do know what’s going on, but we’ve all been asked not to talk about it.”


An aerial view shows a Ikea department store on November 17, 2011 over Vitrolles, southern France.   (GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

IKEA Denies Plans for St. Louis Store — For Now

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Swedish furniture retailer IKEA is keen on the St. Louis area, but the company is apparently far from committing to a new store in the region. A city-wide frenzy was sparked by a […]




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