This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how Ingka Holding B.V. (hereinafter referred to as “we” /”us”) use them. You should read this policy so you can understand what type of cookies we use, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used. If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy please send an email to corporate.communications.gl@ikea.com

What are cookies?

Cookies are little text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage or application. Cookies work to make your experience browsing our site as smooth as possible and they remember your preferences so you don’t have to insert your details again and again.

There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website and others come from third parties which place cookies on our site. Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies we use


NameDescriptionExpire
Jobs-Ingka-CookiesTracks if cookie banner has been dismissed.2 years
ak_bmscUsed by Akamai to optimize site performance and security.2 hours
bm_svUsed by Akamai to optimize site performance and security.2 hours

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not. Different browsers make different controls available to you. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use i.e. third party cookies, or those from specific websites. Each browser’s website should contain instructions on how you can do this.

For further information please refer to: https://www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/

If you block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of our website and certain functions and pages will not work in the usual way.

We may update this Policy from time to time. If we make significant changes we will let you know but please regularly check this Policy to ensure you are aware of the most updated version.



This Cookie Policy was last updated on 23 March 2020.