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H & M TO OPEN First location In NORTH RIVERSIDE, ILLINOIS!

 
H & M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M), one of the world’s largest fashion retailers famous for offering fashion-forward apparel at affordable prices, is thrilled to announce a new location in North Riverside, Illinois. Measuring 23,000 square feet, the new location at North Riverside Park Mall will join the seventeen other popuar destinations in the state of Illinois, on December 11, 2015 at noon.  H&M is especially excited to expand its reach in Illinois, an growing market for the brand.

The new H&M location will offer North Riverside residents a one stop shopping destination for quality clothing for the whole family, with collections ranging from ladies, men, young ladies, and young men to separate “store within a store” sections for accessories, maternity, sport apparel, and its plus-size line, H&M+. The North Riverside Park Mall location will also carry H&M’s children’s collection, from newborn to fourteen years. The breadth and variety of H&M collections make it easier for any consumer to find suitable products, no matter his or her style or wardrobe needs.  With an emphasis on design, quality, and sustainability, H&M offers inspiring, of-the-moment fashion at an unbeatable value.
 
From November 5th until December 31st, H&M will be partnering with UNICEF. This year´s holiday campaign will have a giving theme, where H&M’s customers will be able to support UNICEF’s work in providing vulnerable children with quality education. When a customer buys a gift card, the H&M Conscious Foundation will donate 5% of the total gift card amount to UNICEF’s work that puts children first in Myanmar.. The funds raised will be used to create a better education system in Rakhine State in Myanmar. Through this partnership, UNICEF and the H&M Conscious Foundation aims to reach at least 350,000 vulnerable children.
 
 H&M is a place of possibilities and prides itself on adding to local economies by adding jobs with each new location. As a continuously expanding brand, H&M constantly searches for new talent to grow with the company.  With the opening of the North Riverside Park Mall store, H&M is proud to add about 30 employees to the current, ever-expanding total of approximately 16,000 US employees. The brand continues to grow in both new and existing markets while remaining focused on quality, high profitability, and sustainability. For available job opportunities, please visit career.hm.com.
 
Sustainability is an integral part of H&M; the brand is actively working to ensure that both new and existing stores are sustainable in the long term.  Initiatives include recycling waste, utilizing water and energy efficient systems, and selecting environmentally responsible materials such as certified wood and fabrics.  
 
Since H&M opened the doors to its first US store on New York’s Fifth Avenue 15 years ago, the US has been one of the retailer’s most successful markets.  H&M is proud to offer US consumers quality fashion at competitive prices at its 403 locations across the country, and looks forward to continued expansion at the best properties worldwide. 
 
As one of the world’s largest retailers famous for their fashion-forward apparel and quality basics, H&M was the largest organic cotton user in the world in 2013.  H&M is committed to exclusively using organic cotton in all of its collections by 2020.  As part of H&M’s ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability, the North Riverside Park Mall store will offer the latest in sustainable fashion as part of the spring 2016 collection.
 
To celebrate the new store, the H&M at North Riverside Park Mall will offer the first 200 shoppers in line an H&M t-shirt and Access to Fashion Pass, valued between $10 and $300, in addition to other surprise offers for the whole family.  Customers who garment recycle on opening day can also enter to win a gift card from $50 to $250 dollars and a gift bag of H&M Beauty products.
 
H&M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) at North Riverside Park Mall is located at  7501 W. Cermak Road North Riverside, Illinois 60546. The store can be reached by phone at (708) 442-1111. Store hours will be Monday through Saturday 10:00am – 9:00pm, Sunday 11:00am – 6:00pm.  

 
 
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) was founded in Sweden in 1947 and is quoted on NASDAQ Stockholm. The company’s business concept 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 around 3,700 stores in 61 markets including franchise markets. In 2014, sales including VAT were SEK 176,620 million and the number of employees is more than 132,000. For further information, visit hm.com.