Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



H&M to cut costs as profits hit by inflation, cautious shoppers

September 29, 2022 2:45 pm

Pretax profit in the June-August period, the Swedish group's fiscal third quarter, fell to 689 million crowns ($60.9 million) from 6.09 billion a year-earlier. Five analysts polled by Refinitiv had on average forecast a 2.98 billion crown profit.

International brands sign new accord to protect garment workers in Bangladesh

August 27, 2021 4:40 pm

Bangladesh garment industry has become the foundation of the economy for the country of 166 million people.

H&M tests renting clothes to boost environmental credentials

December 07, 2019 1:57 pm

The fashion retailer's move comes as the industry draws flak for greenhouse gas emissions. Is it concern for the environment, or is it the fear of missing out that's driving H&M toward secondhand fashion?

H&M collaborates with South African marketing team to avoid racial blunders

March 08, 2018 9:35 pm

After having received a lot of flak for having posted the image of a black child dressed in a green hoodie captioned, "Coolest monkey in the jungle", H&M has collaborated with a South African marketing firm in order to avoid more such blunders.

H&M and Kenzo collaborate for a new, fun line

May 26, 2016 5:56 pm

H&M x Kenzo — a new collaboration of both the brands — will be putting their new fashionable clothing line on display in H&M stores this year.

Indian high street gets a fillip with Gap, H&M and Uniqlo coming soon

May 06, 2015 12:42 pm

In the wings are Swedish behemoth H&M, and Uniqlo, Japan's answer to a large-format fashion store. Also in queue are Massimo Dutti, Abercrombie & Fitch and Topshop, smaller stores but with great fashion influence.

'India top sourcing destination for apparel chains'

November 17, 2013 2:20 am

He also said that huge opportunities are there for Indian textile players in Australia.

LeT,IM active in Delhi,7 other states

April 08, 2014 4:45 pm

R P N Singh said 66 terrorist and insurgent groups are active in different parts of the country.

H&M set to revamp image by going green,will buy fashion discards

June 22, 2013 4:32 am

In a series of rulings this year,the US Supreme Court has steered a consistent course against consumers or small businesses that want to bring class action lawsuits against corporate defendants. Comcast,Whirlpool and Sears Holdings’ Sears Roebuck & Co are among the companies that have benefited from the court’s rulings in recent months.

Beyonce new face of fashion brand H&M

March 22, 2013 10:30 am

R&B star Beyonce has been unveiled as the new face of the Swedish fashion brand H&M.