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The original IKEA marquis at the original IKEA store.

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Assembly required! NGC shows you what it takes for the global retailer IKEA to bring modern Scandinavian design to the masses. Megafacilities across the globe include two factories in Poland: one where 2 million tables, desks and wardrobes are created every year, and another where more than 500 upholstery pieces are built daily. In Sweden, take a look at a fully automated particle board mill; a plant that manufactures the best-selling Billy bookcase (one every six seconds!); and production he

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