IKEA Boucherville and Montreal to Donate $10,000 to SOS Richelieu to Aid in Flood Victim Relief Efforts

MONTREAL, June 10, 2011 /CNW/ - The two Montreal area IKEA stores have stepped forward to offer their support to aid in the flood victim relief efforts in Southern Quebec. IKEA will donate $10,000 to SOS Richelieu in order to ensure that the funds are sent directly to the people who are in the greatest need.

"At IKEA, we are committed to the communities that we do business in." Says Alain Cloutier, Store Manager, IKEA Boucherville. "Our hearts go out to all the victims of the flooding. We have coworkers who have been personally affected, so we know firsthand how devastating this situation is."

About IKEA
IKEA is a leading home furnishings retailer with 321 stores in 38 countries worldwide, which are visited by 565 million people every year. IKEA Canada has 11 stores which are visited by over 21 million people every year. Last year the IKEA.com websites attracted 711 million visitors. Founded in 1943, IKEA's business philosophy is to offer a wide range of products of good design and function at prices so low, the majority of people can afford them. For more information on IKEA, please visit: www.ikea.ca.

SOURCE IKEA Canada

For further information:

Media Contact:
Madeleine Löwenborg-Frick
National Public Relations Manager,
IKEA Canada
T: 905-637-9440 x6378
madeleine.lowenborg-frick@ikea.com


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