The new meeting place has been created within the existing IKEA store and creates 16,000sq m GLA of sustainable mixed-used space, housing 60 domestic and foreign brands.

Livat Fuzhou is an exciting new retail-led destination for customers and brands. The IKEA store is seamlessly integrated with Livat Fuzhou creating a unique experience tailored to the needs of local people with food and beverage, kids offerings, fashion, retail, online services, entertainment and home furnishing inspiration. It offers a new place for Fuzhou’s community to shop, eat, relax, learn and spend time with family and friends.

Livat Fuzhou, offers a change from peoples’ daily routines, with a blend of sustainability, Scandinavian design, education, public spaces and fun. The tenant mix is in tune with the needs of the community with purpose driven offerings and experiences that are relevant to consumer lifestyles, but also the local traditional ‘Min’ culture known for its architecture, arts, crafts, cuisine and music.

Cindy Andersen, Ingka Centres Managing Director commented: “We are reimagining the future of physical retail with new concepts and partners that match the aspirations and needs of people and local communities. Together with IKEA and our partners, Livat Fuzhou brings together a vibrant mix of local and global brands and cuisine, digital services, and family-friendly experiences in a meeting place that will bring inspiration and joy to millions of people each year.”