The H&M group is one of the world’s leading fashion companies. With our brands – H&M, COS, Weekday, Cheap Monday, Monki and & Other Stories – we want to inspire fashion fans across the globe to dress their personal style. Each of our brands has its own unique identity and they are united by a passion for fashion and a drive to dress customers in a sustainable way.


It all started with a single womenswear store in Västerås, Sweden, in 1947. Today, the H&M group has six clearly defined fashion brands and more than 4,300 stores in 64 markets. Our expansion is long-term and we grow both online and with new stores, in existing as well as new markets. We want to make sustainable, good-quality fashion accessible to as many people as possible.



We want to make fashion sustainable and sustainability fashionable. The commitment of our employees is key to our success. We are dedicated creating a better fashion future and we use our size and scale to drive development towards a more circular and inclusive fashion industry.


Who we are

The H&M group joins together more than 161,000 colleagues from different backgrounds and nationalities working together for six fashion brands across the world. We are dedicated to always create the best offering for our customers and we all share a value-driven way of working, based on a fundamental respect for the individual. We believe in endless possibilities and we are always dedicated to create the best offering for our customers. 


  • We welcomed 13,000 new colleagues in 2016, taking our team to 161,000.
  • The H&M group’s sales including VAT reached SEK 223 billion in 2016.
  • We have more than 4,300 stores in 64 markets.

Did you know?

  • 78% of the electricity we used in 2015 came from renewable sources.
  • We reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 56% in 2015. 
  • Our business helps create about 1.6 million jobs for people employed by our suppliers in the textile industry.
  • Our stores have collected more than 40,000 tonnes of clothing for reuse and recycling since 2013.

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