H&M is a Swedish company producing mainly apparel for women, men and children but also producing cosmetics, footwear, and accessories. Now headquartered in Stockholm, the company was founded in 1947 when the first H&M store was opened. As of 2007, the company had over 1,500 retail stores in 28 countries and employed 68,000 people. H&M had 20 production offices mainly in Europe and Asia and worked with approximately 800 suppliers (2,500 factories).
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