IKEA hires contractor for St. Louis store construction

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – IKEA has hired contractors for their future store in St. Louis. S. M. Wilson & Co. will be the manager for site work and store development.

He project is on track for site demolition in a couple of months. IKEA expects to have a groundbreaking this summer, with the store opening in fall 2015.

A Kansas City store is already under construction and expected to open this fall.

IKEA is working with Habitat for Humanity St. Louis and other organizations to recycle and salvage as much of the existing buildings’ equipment, materials, and parts as possible. 

Residents have been very excited about the company coming to St. Louis.

Find out more: www.IKEA-USA.com