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IKEA Enters Consumer Electronics Market
2012-04-18 06:12:13

Peter Suciu for RedOrbit.com Sweden's IKEA is the largest furniture maker, and this week it announced that it will enter the consumer electronics market, selling televisions and other home entertainment products alongside its assembly-required flat-packed furniture. Consumers will soon be able to head to the maze-like stores where they can buy HDTV's, wireless sound systems, Blu-ray players and other electronics alongside Swedish meatballs and low-priced homewares. This is part of a...

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