Interest mounts, but Ikea says "no" to hide-and-seek

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Despite the growing interest in playing hide-and-go-seek in an IKEA store, the store refuses to participate.

Almost 12 thousand people have indicated that they will be attending the event in. The event in has attracted 3 thousand attendees and has more than 7 thousand people interested. More than 18 thousand people indicated that they wanted to before the store put a stop to the event.

"We think these are fun activities", a spokesperson for IKEA said to NOS. "But we can not participate because of saftey. IKEA is not furnished as a hiding place. What if a cabinet falls over, then who is responsible?"

The initiative in Eindhoven has now moved to a , but the other actions seem to be continuing.