Tag : H&M group
Drapers Investigates: Getting women on boardSubscription
While opportunities for women are improving across fashion retail, Drapers’ research reveals there is still much to be done to create parity with male counterparts at board level.
New CEO and chairman for H&M Group Subscription
H&M Group has reported a lift in full-year profits, and announced its chairman Stefan Persson is to step down after more than 20 years at the company.
H&M Group's full-year sales growSubscription
H&M Group’s net sales increased by 11% year on year to SEK 232.8bn (£18.6bn) in the year to 30 November.
H&M boss cautions on Brexit ‘risks’Subscription
The H&M group has cautioned that prices may rise and products be delayed into the UK as a result of Brexit, but investment and growth in the country remains undeterred.
Sales up at H&M group despite UK troublesSubscription
H&M group has reported net sales were up 12% year on year in the three months to 31 August, despite annual profits falling by 74% at its UK arm.
Monki to launch in YorkshireSubscription
H&M-owned fast fashion brand Monki is to open its first store in south Yorkshire this November
Arket launches recycling schemeSubscription
H&M group retailer Arket is launching a clothing take-back scheme in all stores at the end of the month.
H&M boasts 'strong progress' on sustainabilitySubscription
H&M group has published its latest sustainability report, revealing that 57% of all materials it used in 2018 came from recycled or sustainable sources – up 35% on the year before.
Sales up at H&M Subscription
H&M group has announced net sales grew 10% to 51bn SEK (£4.15bn) for the period from 1 December to 28 February.
H&M: ‘Turnaround plan is working’Subscription
H&M group’s turnaround plan is starting to bear fruit following investment in product and online capabilities, head of investor relations Nils Vinge has told Drapers.
H&M group profits drop in ‘challenging’ yearSubscription
H&M group, owner of brands including H&M, Cos, & Other Stories and Weekday has announced a 5% increase in net sales for the year to 30 November 2018, but profits after financial items fell by 28% to SEK 15.64bn (£1.32bn).
H&M hires Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Subscription
H&M has appointed former Cambridge Analytica data consultant Christopher Wylie as a consultancy research director.
Karl-Johan Persson, president and CEO, H&M group Subscription
Karl-Johan Persson’s ambitious expansion of H&M group continued this year, as it opened a plethora of stores and announced a string of new launches.
H&M to close Cheap MondaySubscription
H&M group is to close its Cheap Monday fascia, resulting in the loss of 80 jobs.
H&M switches to paper bagsSubscription
H&M has announced it will move from plastic to paper bags in the UK in time for Christmas shopping.
Exclusive: Cheap Monday to close only UK storeSubscription
H&M group is closing the only UK store of its Cheap Monday fascia, Drapers can reveal.
H&M group sales up but profits slipSubscription
H&M group’s sales including VAT increased by 9% to SEK 64bn (£5.6bn) in the three months to 31 August.
Monki to open in NewcastleSubscription
H&M group young fashion fascia Monki is to open a new store at the Intu Eldon Square shopping centre in Newcastle later this year.
Sustainability and ethical retailing have long been on the agenda for fashion retailers.
Zalando's 2020 vision for doubling in sizeSubscription
Fashion and lifestyle etailer Zalando has unveiled ambitious plans to double in size by 2020. Drapers takes a closer look at how it expects to achieve this growth.
Sales inch up at H&MSubscription
H&M Group has reported a 2% lift in sales for the second quarter of 2018.
H&M to change UK sizes after backlashSubscription
Swedish clothing retailer H&M is set to alter the UK sizing of its womenswear collections, following criticism from customers claiming sizes fit far smaller than expected.
First Look: Cos opens in Liverpool OneSubscription
H&M owned brand Cos has opened a new northern flagship store in the Liverpool One shopping centre.
First look: Arket's new store in BluewaterSubscription
Fashion and lifestyle brand Arket opened its first store outside of London at Bluewater on 18 May.
What H&M is doing to tackle its troublesSubscription
Like-for-like sales growth at H&M group has slumped over the past three years, suggesting the Swedish retailer is starting to lose its footing. Drapers examines why it is struggling and what it can do to win back its customers
Five years on from the Rana Plaza disaster, Drapers examines whether the fashion industry has stepped up its efforts to improve supply chain transparency, and how it can benefit brands and retailers.
H&M profits plunge in “tough” start to yearSubscription
H&M Group has blamed extreme weather and a build-up of excess stock for a plunge in its first quarter profits.
Arket to open at BluewaterSubscription
Fashion and lifestyle brand Arket will launch its first store outside of London at the Bluewater shopping centre in Kent, in May.
Monki to open Manchester storeSubscription
H&M group fascia Monki is opening a new concept store at Manchester Arndale shopping centre later this spring.
H&M's Afound vows to put fresh spin on off-price Subscription
H&M’s latest concept Afound will “bring something fresh” to the off-price market when it launches online later this year, the group’s chief financial officer Jyrki Tervonen has said.
H&M group has announced a 4% rise in global sales including VAT to SEK 2.31bn (£204m) for the year, despite underperforming sales in Q4 and weak in-store sales for flagship brand H&M.
H&M’s non-profit foundation is kicking off the third round of its annual Global Change Award, a €1m (£902m) grant and coaching initiative designed to encourage “innovative” sustainability.
With its monochrome interior and extremely minimalist design, Arket is bringing Scandi-inspired lifestyle essentials at high street prices to Regent Street.
Monki unveils new UK locationsSubscription
Swedish fast fashion brand Monki has revealed plans to open two new UK stores, including its first in Scotland.
Drapers Talks: Arket put to the testVideoSubscription
Arket regent street (11) This week staff writer Harriet Brown and features writer Emily Sutherland put Arket, H&M’s newly launched concept, to the test.
Weekday to open second UK store in Westfield Subscription
H&M is launching the second UK store for its fascia Weekday in Westfield Stratford City this autumn.