H & M Hennes&Mauritz AB (operating as H&M), is a Swedish clothing company, offering fashion and quality at the best price. H&M is known for its fast fashion clothing offerings for women, men, teenagers and children. The first store was opened in Västerås, Sweden, in 1947.
The H&M Group now has about 96,000 employees who are driven by the fun of fashion, customer focus and the wish to achieve continuous improvement. H&Ms people are the companys most important asset. In other words, H&M has more than a successful business concept.
H&Ms corporate culture, based on values such as keep it simple, constant improvement and we are a team, has been a strong factor behind H&Ms growth into one of the biggest fashion retailers in the world, with about 2,800 stores in 50 markets, while maintaining excellent business performance.