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H&M Reveals Opening Date for First Location in Puerto Rico

May 10, 2016
By Business Wire News


After months of anticipation, H&M has announced the official opening date for its first store in Puerto Rico, located at The Mall of San Juan. The opening will take place this summer on June 9th, 2016 at noon. H&M is especially pleased to expand its reach in this new market for the retailer.

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“We are thrilled to be opening the first H&M location in Puerto Rico and bring our fashion to both the local community as well as visitors of this beautiful island. As a new market, we are also pleased to provide employment opportunities for local residents through our furthered expansion there,” says Daniel Kulle, President of H&M North America.

The store will offer a one-stop shopping destination for quality clothing for the whole family, with collections for ladies, men, young ladies and young men, and separate “store within a store” sections for accessories, lingerie and beauty. This location will also carry H&M’s children’s collection for newborns up to eight years olds.

The new H&M location will be approximately 31,000 square feet and feature the best of summer fashion. For this grand opening, the first 1,000 customers in line will receive scratch offs from $10 to $1000 and special H&M giveaways. For more information visit and follow the conversation using the official hashtag #HMPUERTORICO.

H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) was founded in Sweden in 1947 and is quoted on Nasdaq Stockholm. H&M’s business idea is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way. In addition to H&M, the group includes the brands & Other Stories, Cheap Monday, COS, Monki and Weekday as well as H&M Home. The H&M Group has more than 4,000 stores in 61 markets including franchise markets. In 2015, sales including VAT were SEK 210billion and the number of employees is more than 148,000. For further information, visit

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