Plastic bags will cost you a nickel at Ikea
It's a small step, but we feel ... it reduces our impact on the environment."
- Pernille Lopez, president of Ikea North America
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - Customers leave Ikea's 29 U.S. stores every day with Nordic-named housewares and assemble-it-yourself furniture, but the Swedish home furnishings retailer wants to see shoppers walk out with one less thing: a plastic bag.
The intention is to essentially eliminate the use of plastic bags.