Among them was the “click” technology that promises to reduce the assembly time of furniture from hours to minutes.
The two companies are working on an AR app that will enable people to try out virtual furniture in their homes before they actually buy it.
IKEA is one of Apple’s launch partners for the augmented reality features in iOS 11. Michael Valdsgaard, IKEA’s digital transformation manager, told Swedish website Digital.di that customers will be able to position products with millimetre precision and sizing of the products will be to scale.
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