In March, the H&M Group total sales including VAT increased by 13 percent in local currencies compared to the same month last year.
The total number of stores amounted to 3,216 on 31 March 2014 versus 2,853 on 31 March 2013 in 54 markets.
Percentage sales development for the month of April will be published on 15 May 2014 at 08.00 (CET).
H&M (Hennes & Mauritz AB) was founded in Sweden in 1947. In addition to H&M, the Group includes the brands COS, Monki, Weekday, Cheap Monday, & Other Stories as well as H&M Home.
In 2013, sales including VAT were approximately SEK 150 billion. The number of employees totaled to more than 116,000.