The origin of IKEA idea dates back to the year 1943 in Sweden. The creator of the business Ingvar Kamprad was just 17 yrs. old when he started this organization. The business is almost six decades old now. The organization which was were only available in a small town in Sweden today has distributed across 36 countries world over and has generated a brand image for itself as one of the world's leading furniture traders. The owner of the business, Ingvar Kamprad, as already mentioned was very young when he started this organization. It was his ambition to start his own business since his youth years. He started out selling small household things like fits etc, because the time of five.