IKEA to Stop Including Allen Wrenches

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The latest in a trend toward more sustainable business practices, flat pack furniture giant IKEA has announced that it will no longer automatically include Allen wrenches with its furniture purchases. "Most everyone already has a drawer full of them," says Noel Wijsmans, VP of IKEA Group. "But we'll still offer them in a bin by the registers for those who don't."

• Ikea takes the wrench out of your furniture flat pack | Bloomberg

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