By CAPosts 22 January, 2021 - 12:05pm 32 views
IKEA announced today that its second store in Mexico will be located in Puebla and will begin operations by the second half of 2022.
© Provided by Reforma IKEA will open second store in Puebla
The company did not disclose the amount of investment or the number of jobs
The Swedish chain arrived in Mexico in 2019 but its store opening plan was affected by Covid-19 and currently operates through its online store and only for Mexico City and the metropolitan area. The company said that its IKEA Puebla will be located in the Vía San Ángel shopping center and will have an area of 11,500 square meters and a restaurant for 380 people.
"We are happy to continue sharing our Swedish culture with you and making you part of the IKEA concept and our democratic design, the basis of the creation of all our products: great form and functionality, high quality, sustainability and an affordable price. to a new store, we will continue to create jobs, which at this time are so important for the country, "the statement said.
added that it will continue working to improve the service of its online store.
stressed that the pandemic has caused logistical problems to many companies around the world and it has been affected locally and globally.
"This, added to the very positive response from Mexican consumers, has caused demand that is several times higher than we had anticipated. We know that many consumers expect to receive their purchases as soon as possible and we are working to deliver faster and expand the area of our home deliveries, "he said.