ikea now offers taskrabbit furniture assembly service in the us
THE VERGE Following Ikea’s acquisition of TaskRabbit last year, the furniture company is introducing an assembly service to some of its US stores. Ikea said Tuesday it will start lining up “taskers” from the contract labor service with customers who don’t want to assemble the company’s furniture (or want to preserve a little of their sanity after putting a bookcase together). When you purchase items in the store or online, Ikea will be able to book an appointment as soon as the next day. TaskRabbit has al 6 days
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ikea u s launches a furniture assembly service from taskrabbit IKEA U.S. launches a furniture assembly service from TaskRabbit
TechCrunch  You can now pay IKEA to help you put together its confusing furniture. The company announced this morning... 6 days
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