IKEA Design Studio will open in Barrie next month

A small-format location will open March 10 at the Georgian Mall and will remain for 12 to 18 months, the company says

Popular Swedish furniture and design company IKEA is set to open a new customer meeting point in Barrie next month, which will include a dedicated studio space offering personalized design services and individual planning with IKEA design experts.

Located in the Georgian Mall, the IKEA design studio will offer individual consultation services for kitchen design, bedroom projects, small space living solutions, to name a few.

The small-format store is scheduled to open March 10 and will be open for 12 to 18 months. It will offer customers a space to design and commission complex furnishing systems for the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and living room by scheduling one-on-one planning sessions with a trained IKEA design expert or via a planning station. self-service in a dedicated space. workshop space.

“Our ambition is to become more accessible to Ontario residents by bringing IKEA closer to them and offering convenient new services that meet the changing demands of our lives at home,” said Toronto Area Manager, Niclas Karlsson-Järnkrok, in a statement.

“Inspired by the positive response we’ve received from design studio clients in other communities like Oshawa and St. Catharines, we’re excited to bring this home furnishing service to Simcoe County.

Company officials said the IKEA design studio would be an affordable and accessible destination for consumers looking for custom design support for any room in their home.

The new location will serve as a one-stop customer meeting point for the Canadian market and is the company’s next step in making IKEA more accessible to customers in southwestern Ontario, spokeswoman Farida Talaat said in an email. .

The new store will be approximately 1,200 square feet and will be located adjacent to Rogers Wireless and close to the food court.

To make an appointment at the new IKEA Design Studio in Barrie, click here.

Purchases made at the design studio can be delivered directly to the customer’s home or picked up at local IKEA collection points.

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