- Facebook: Ikea
- Swedish meatballs, anybody?
Get your allen wrenches out of storage, Ikea is coming to Merriam, Kansas. The Swedish furniture retailer is holding a press conference this morning at 10:30 to announce its plans for its first proposed Kansas City-area store that would open in the fall of 2014.
The store and development (the retailer's first in Kansas) would be at the southeastern corner of Interstate 35 and Johnson Drive, the site of the unoccupied Merriam Village development (6030 Eby). Ikea currently has 38 locations in the United States.