Ikea to open Manhattan location — but you won't be able to carry home any items you buy

“We recognize that we are in a rapidly changing retail environment, and to be fit for long-term growth, IKEA is transforming in a way that lets us meet our customers where they are,” Lars Petersson, country manager for Ikea Retail U.S., said in a statement. “New York City is the natural choice to open the first city center store — the most vibrant, dynamic city in the U.S., and the epicenter of retail, business, and culture.”

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