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How H&M got glocal in Asia

As fast-fashion label H&M expands its focus both online and offline in Asia, the company is going glocal, tapping local models and creative partners.

H&M sales decline 50 per cent in May quarter

H&M says its sales decline in May was slightly below expectations, and less dramatic than during March and April as stores began to reopen across Asia and Europe.

H&M talks online growth, sustainability and recovering from the pandemic

What the world’s second largest clothing firm is working on now.

H&M launches menswear range using intelligent fabric

Sweden fashion retailer H&M launches an intelligent fabric this week, a fashion technology for menswear which keeps the wearer cool in summer heat.

Covid-19 wipes US$420 billion from China’s retail market

The Covid-19 pandemic has erased US$420 billion from China’s retail market this year – but analysts predict a rebound in the second half.

H&M tops fashion transparency, though industry-wide issues remain

Fashion Revolution has crowned H&M the most transparent fashion business in the world in 2019, scoring 73 per cent of a possible 250 points in its annual Fashion Transparency Index.

H&M China’s slow recovery paints ‘bleak’ picture of retail post pandemic

Weekly sales data from H&M China stores are a harbinger of what faces the world’s fashion industry after the coronavirus passes, says GlobalData principal analyst Honor Strachan.

H&M’s sales recovery derailed by coronavirus

A recovery in fast-fashion retailer H&M’s sales and profit has been muted by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on stores across Asia.

More fashion companies join coronavirus fight

More and more major international retailers are lining up to join the fight against the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.

H&M to supply protective equipment for hospitals

Sweden fashion retailer H&M is to supply protective equipment to hospitals as they fight the coronavirus outbreak.

H&M in India eyeing smaller cities

H&M in India is planning a broad expansion beyond tier I cities into smaller population centres.

India is now H&M’s fastest-growing market

Fast-fashion retail giant H&M has labelled India its fastest-growing emerging market, with sales soaring both online and offline.