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H&M adds transparency to yarn and fabric mills

The latest sustainability efforts from fashion retailer H&M Hennes & Mauritz include adding fabric and yarn mills to its publicly published...

Who's winning in UK apparel shopping switch?

Primark may be reaching saturation point in the UK market, making it more difficult to hold and retain customers, analysts believe. But whil...

Internet pureplays winning in UK apparel space

Internet pureplays like Asos are gaining the most share in the UK apparel market year-on-year, new data shows, while general stores are losi...

Is legal action key to compliance?

There is growing pressure from activists and governments to make Western laws apply to alleged non-compliance in developing country garment...

Latest Interviews

INTERVIEW: Helena Helmersson, H&M 30 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

The latest sustainability report released earlier this month by Swedish apparel retailer H&M Hennes & Mauritz highlights the group's achievements over the last year. Helena Helmersson, head of sustainability for H&M, spoke with just-style about the company's major milestones, including closed loop clothing, collaboration, and the group's African sourcing plans.

The Bangladesh Accord tackles unsafe factories 20 Feb 2014

Kitty So

As safety inspections on more than 1,500 garment factories supplying a group of mainly European retailers get underway this week, just-style speaks with Brad Loewen, the top safety official overseeing the effort.

Latest News

H&M April sales rise meets analyst forecasts 15 May 2015

Katie Smith

Swedish clothing retailer Hennes & Mauritz H&M saw its comparable store sales increase 10% in April, marking the 25th consecutive month of growth.

H&M shares climb on March sales growth 15 Apr 2015

Katie Smith

Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz H&M has seen its shares climb today (14 April) after booking its 24th consecutive month of sales growth.

H&M online in three new markets 13 Apr 2015

Michelle Russell

Swedish apparel retailer H&M Hennes & Mauritz has launched its shop online offer in Slovakia, Hungary and Bulgaria.

H&M and Kering trial recycling technology 31 Mar 2015

Michelle Russell

Fashion retailer H&M and luxury lifestyle group Kering have joined forces with start-up Worn Again to test a new chemical recycling technology that aims to address the growing issue of clothes-to-landfill.

H&M extends global online offering 30 Mar 2015

Michelle Russell

Swedish fashion giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has launched its shop online offer in Portugal, Poland and the Czech Republic.

Latest blogs

H&M leads on sustainable fashion 17 Apr 2015

Leonie Barrie

H&M's new Conscious Exclusive collection, which launched this week, proves that high street fashion can be sustainable. And as the line gains momentum it’s using more diverse materials, including recycled beads, fabrics such as hemp, organic linen, and organic leather.

A look back as we move into 2015 5 Jan 2015

Leonie Barrie

As we return to the swing of things, a good way to start 2015 is to take a look back at the top news stories, analysis pieces, comment articles and interviews published on just-style in 2014.

Company research

H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (USA)

H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (USA)

H&M will continue to follow fashion trends in its efforts to drive sales, and starting in 2014 it turned to sportswear. The new product line launched on 1 January, and was promoted by the Swedish Nati...

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H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (China)

H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (China)

As one of the dominant and popular brands in China’s apparel and footwear market, H&M (H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB) aims to accelerate its expansion and consolidate its market position in China by maintai...

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H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (World)

H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB in Apparel and Footwear (World)

Swedish apparel and footwear specialist H&M enjoyed exceptional growth between 2009 and 2014. Consumers’ enthusiastic response to its on-trend and affordable fast fashion brands accelerated roll-out o...

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