For a company like Ikea, which has its headquarters in Sweden, it may perhaps seem obvious to come to forget a country that is completely over on the other side of the Earth.
But the Swedish møbelgigant works yet slightly embarrassed by the gaffe, as an american customer discovered one day, he was in the local Ikea.
the Man on Reddit yesterday under the user name Jibbles666, discovered, namely that in Ikea could buy a map of the world, which New Zealand was not to find in the sea southeast of Australia.
Photo credit: Ikea
The experience he shared on Reddit, which has a subsection dedicated just to the map, where the kiwi nation is not acting, called MapsWithoutNZ.
Ikea has over for the BBC acknowledged the mistake.
Ikea is responsible for ensuring the correct and docile subjects on all of our products. We can see that the process has failed regarding the product Björkstra map of the world - we regret this mistake and apologize. We will take the necessary steps, and the product is now being phased out in our stores, says it from Ikea.