Aconex powers IKEA China store projects

Project name: IKEA | Industry: Residential & CommercialLocation: China

IKEA, the global home products retailer, has been operating in China since 1998. IKEA has built stores in key provinces across China, including Dalian, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenyang, and Shenzhen.


  • Monthly exchange of tens of thousands of documents between IKEA China and IKEA corporate headquarters in Sweden.
  • Implementation of IKEA processes across all projects.
  • Requirement for project teams to access and share information in real time.
  • Tracking of project status to manage risk.


  • Project collaboration between different organizations on a single, central system.
  • Management of project information – documents, drawings and correspondence.
  • Access, distribution, tracking, and archiving of files in real time – at any time, from any location.
  • Audit trail for all projects – who did what and when.


  • Improved efficiency and productivity across the project team.
  • Streamlined communication processes.
  • Timely review and approval of documents.
  • Reduced paper usage and positive environmental impact.
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