Disrupting the upholstery industry

In this film, see the journey the DELAKTIG platform has taken. How can Tom Dixon and IKEA develop a product that meets the challenges of our new ways of living?

The starting point for the collaboration between IKEA and Tom Dixon was the changing world. How do they develop a product that meets the challenges of our new ways of living?

“I’ve moved in my life sixteen times, all too often you have to throw things away. It’s difficult to take them apart and reconstruct them at the next place,” says Tom. The goal of DELAKTIG was to create something versatile and adaptable, something long-lasting.

“What about challenging the whole upholstery industry?” asks Head of Design at IKEA, Marcus Engman. And that’s exactly what IKEA and Tom Dixon have done. in this film, find out exactly how.

Also, join James Futcher, Creative Leader at IKEA, as he makes his way around the world with the DELAKTIG platform. Sharing it with students and asking them what they think? How do they think DELAKTIG can be built upon and developed?