IKEA breaks ground on future store location in Oak Creek

June 29, 2017

OAK CREEK — IKEA broke ground on Thursday, June 29th at its site for a future store in Oak Creek.

The 291,000 square foot store is set to open in Summer 2018 on 29 acres of land near the corner of I-94 and Drexel Ave. It is expected to employ 250 workers.

IKEA plans for Oak Creek store

A news release says the new IKEA store will feature three model home interiors, 50 room settings, a supervised children’s play area and a 300 seat restaurant.

IKEA has chosen Pepper Construction to serve as Construction Manager for the IKEA Oak Creek site work and store development project.

Architectural rendering of the future IKEA Oak Creek, WI (opening Summer 2018)

IKEA Oak Creek, preliminary sketches