fbpx

SEARCH BY NAME

Try to search: fashion house, retailer

FILTER MY RESULTS

COMPANY TYPE

H&M

Description:

In 1947, H&M's founder, Erling Persson, originally named his women's clothing store Hennes, which is the Swedish word for "her." It later merged with a brand called Mauritz Widforss, a Swedish hunting and fishing store, to form Hennes & Mauritz.

Now, better known as H&M, it is one of the biggest fashion retailers in the world operating 4,739 stores in 71 markets, with 47 online markets. The company continues to be actively managed by the Persson family, with Erling Persson’s son Stefan leading the firm as Chairman of the Board, while Stefan’s son Karl-Johan works as President and CEO. The Persson family collectively controls a 46% stake and retains 74% of the voting rights.

Company Information
Annual Sales: Group turnover £18.57 billion
Segments / Shopping Categories: Menswear; Womenswear; Kidswear; Accessories
Company Size (No. of Employees): 123,178
Parent Company/Key Investors: H&M Group
UK Standalone Stores: Approx 290
Total Global Stores & Stockists: 4,739
Group Companies: H&M; Arket; COS; Weekday; Monki; Afound; H&M Home
Key Brands Stocked: H&M, Divided, L.O.G.G.
Payment Methods: Debit card; Credit card; PayPal; Giftcard; Payment invoice
Contact Information
Head Office Telephone: +46 8796 5500
Website:
Email: info@hm.com
PR Company: H&M handles their own PR. Victoria Mackenzie - PR Manager 07881 316795/ 020 7434 8800 victoria.mackenzie@hm.com Amy Moran - Fashion Press Officer 020 7434 8962 amy.moran@hm.com Hannah Kingsman - Fashion PR Project Manager 07908 760951 hannah.kingsman@hm.com Olivia Parker - Press Officer & Showroom Manager 020 7434 8953 olivia.parker@hm.com
Key Executives
Chairman: Karl-Johan Persson
Chief Executive: Helena Helmersson
Product/Trading Director: Dalbir Bains (Chief Commercial Officer)
Creative Director: Pernilla Wohlfahrt
Digital Director: Daniel Claesson
Marketing Director: Rachel Goodman
Head of HR: Yvonne McClelland
Social Media
Twitter:
Instagram:
Linked-in:
Pinterest Page:
Apple App Store:

Send message to moderator


MOST VIEWED THIS WEEK

LATEST ON THE INDUSTRY

Castore Liverpool ONE

Premium British sportswear Castore opens at Liverpool ONE

Grosvenor Europe has today announced the opening of premium British sportswear pioneer, Castore, at Liverpool ONE, marking the brand’s...
M&Co

M&Co sold in a pre-pack administration deal

Value fashion retailer M&Co has been sold in a pre-pack administration deal, resulting in the immediate closure of 47...
JD Sports Footasylum

JD Sports and shareholder fined £300,000 after Footasylum takeover

The Competition and Markets Authority has slapped JD Sports and its biggest shareholder with a £300,000 fine for allegedly...

LATEST EVENTS