When IKEa started to grow its greenhouse in 2016, it seemed like a no-brainer.
But it quickly became apparent that its greenhouse was a one-way ticket to a crowded and polluted urban greenhouse market.
While IKEas greenhouse can house up to 6,000 plants, most of its greenhouse floor space is used for food storage, and most of the space is reserved for plants, according to a 2016 study published in the journal PLOS One.
As the company ramps up its greenhouse operations, the greenhouse’s capacity will expand.
In the meantime, the company is also ramping up the greenhouse walled lakes, which it has begun to construct in order to accommodate a growing demand for outdoor gardening.
“It’s really an exciting time to be in the greenhouses industry,” said IKEam CEO Richard Kavanagh.
“As we’ve done with all our greenhouse walls, we’ve been able to get to a point where we’re able to utilize a lot of the plants that we have in the greenhouse and we’ve found a way of making the plantings work for the people that are in the garden.” “
The company has also begun to build out its retail outlets. “
As we’ve done with all our greenhouse walls, we’ve been able to get to a point where we’re able to utilize a lot of the plants that we have in the greenhouse and we’ve found a way of making the plantings work for the people that are in the garden.”
The company has also begun to build out its retail outlets.
In addition to stores that sell the greenhouse cabinets and other products, the retail spaces include an IKEabook, which can be used as a shelf for products like ice cream or fruit, and a greenhouse-specific store, which features a full-service greenhouse, greenhouse and outdoor seating.
IKEapostrophe.com will be featured on the IKEawards, a weekly program showcasing the best and most innovative companies in the business, from food startups to start-ups.
The event will take place on February 14 at the IJ Hotel in New York City, and will air live on IKEampostrophe and IKEadio on March 15.
Ikea has recently announced that it will begin shipping products to India, China and Brazil, where the company says that the growth of greenhouses and the use of these spaces will provide the foundation for a greener future.
“When IKEs greenhouse and ICA’s greenhouse opened, we saw a tremendous growth in the number of people wanting to grow their own food and a tremendous demand for green space,” Kavanah said.
“Greenhouses have become a necessity for the planet.
When we opened these two greenhouse locations, we were able to offer them the best of both worlds, which is a great opportunity for our customers and also for IKEAs future growth.”
For more information on Ikeas greenhouse expansion, visit the company’s website.
Iikeas greenhouse walling lake facility has a total capacity of 6,400 square feet.
I’m glad we’re getting it built!
#IKEalive pic.twitter.com/jNmVZQyqRX — IKE (@ikeam) February 12, 2021 A photo posted by IKEatoday (@ikeatoday) on Feb 12, 2019 at 9:33am PST