Ikea Launches Candy Store; Martha Stewart Sells Company for $353 Million
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In addition to vegan meatballs, Ikea is now selling 45 varieties of Swedish candy. The furniture store has launched in-store candy shops at an number of its U.S. locations. Called Lördagsgodis — named after the tradition where Swedish children visit the local candy shops on Saturdays — the candy stores will sell a mix of gummies, chocolates, licorice, and marshmallows.
Lifestyle Diva Martha Stewart is officially selling her namesake empire. Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is now owned by Sequential Brands Group, which paid a cool $353 million for the company. Stewart will…