IKEA apologized for the map of the world without New Zealand

These cards were sold in stores in Washington at a price of $29.

Swedish furniture group IKEA apologized for the sale of the world map, which is not New Zealand. As informs on Saturday TV channel SVT, the card is defective from the series “Bjorksta” sold to the US at a time when the company is preparing to open its first store in New Zealand.

“This is an unfortunate coincidence,” said company representative Annika Mohlin. – IKEA is responsible for ensuring that everything is correct and true, but there was an error.” Mohlin said that cards without New Zealand are gradually withdrawn from the range.

A world map with a mistake appeared in Washington stores at a price of

$ 29. One of the buyers took a picture of her and posted it on the popular online portal Reddit. The publication aroused criticism and ironic remarks against the Swedish company among Internet users