Following the much-anticipated launch of the Swedish home furnishing brand IKEA in Hyderabad on Thursday, a stampede-like situation broke out on the first day at the public opening.
Stampede-like situation witnessed at grand launch of IKEA in Hyderabad
Spread over acres with a floor size of 4 lakh sq feet in the heart of HITEC City, the IKEA Hyderabad store has 7,500 products including fully furnished rooms.
Welcoming the first customers in the first IKEA store in Hyderabad. #ikeaindia pic.twitter.com/lfMMCintkFIkea plans to open stores next in Mumbai in 2019 followed by Bengaluru and Gurugram. The company plans to expand the store business to cities such as Ahmedabad, Surat, Pune, Chennai, and Kolkata with a target of setting stores in 25 cities by 2025.— IKEA Sverige (@IKEASverige) August 9, 2018