IKEA Purchasing & Logistics

Area Central Europe in Prague

Who are we?

We are IKEA Purchasing & Logistics Area Central Europe, an integral part of IKEA. Although at first glance we may not be seen, we are behind all the products you can buy. We act as a bridge between our suppliers and IKEA stores around the world in which we deliver the goods.

What do we do?

We purchase products from suppliers from all around Europe and following to that we distribute these products to the IKEA stores worldwide, or we secure distribution of components directly to our suppliers.

What do we do differently?

We develop our suppliers. We want to build long-term partnerships with mutual advantage. Therefore, our relations are based on trust, intensive development and long-term goals. Together we try to find new ways to a healthy and sustainable growth, and ensure long-term competitiveness.

Today we are 130 employees

and we constantly grow

We are a diverse

and multinational team

Everyone gets the opportunity

without any differences of age or gender

The Swedish culture stands behind everything


...in everything we do


...and moving things forward because we apply our ideas in reality


...are not a taboo. They are our learning for next time


...we appreciate our partners. We do business in a humble way but with the willpower to follow our goals


...to human beings and hard work, and to the enviroment


...we discuss together and we look for solutions together – we believe in teamwork

What do we aim for?

The IKEA vision

is to create a better every day life for many people.

We want to offer a wide range of products with good design,

functionality and price so low that as many people as possible can afford it.

We want to work in a transparent and sustainable way

to remain a trustworthy company.

Tomáš, Business Development Manager

And how does it all mirror to our people?

We want to make sure that our employees feel great and that they stay with us for a long time. And we do whatever it takes to make this happen. We welcome everyone who wants to do the job mainly with the heart and who can also enjoy work just like we do.

Join us

We are behind all the products you can buy at IKEA.