IKEA Canada recently announced the IKEA Toronto Downtown - Aura store will open its doors on May 25th, 2022. The brand will commence celebrations at 9:20 am and start serving customers at 10:00 am. The new location boasts a small format with convenient ways to shop as well as unique food experiences.
IKEA Toronto Downtown - Aura is located at the transit-friendly corner of Yonge and Gerrard Streets. Throughout the store, customers can expect to see the retailer's much-loved showroom inspiration as well as solutions focused on affordable, sustainable and small-space living that reflect the needs and dreams of Toronto residents.
“IKEA Toronto Downtown - Aura combines our home furnishing inspiration and expertise with omnichannel retail solutions in a small store format to uniquely meet the needs of downtown residents. We're excited to welcome the local community to experience this new IKEA when we open on May 25,” said IKEA Canada CEO and Chief Sustainability Officer Michael Ward.
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IKEA Canada Opens New Downtown Toronto Store on May 25th
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