Ikea France Cops To Probe Amid Reports Of Spying On Staff

Law360, New York (April 6, 2012, 7:47 PM EDT) -- The French division of Ikea Home Furnishings on Friday said it was probing internal ethics violations, amid reports that supervisors had gathered private information on employees and customers.

An internal investigation showed the practices that took place at Ikea France did not align with its values and ethics, the company said in a statement.

"Ikea condemns completely the practices that were put into place that are contrary to its most fundamental principles, notably those that concern the right to a private life," Ikea said. "These practices...
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