July 28, 2011

H&M and UFCW Voluntary Recognition Agreement

NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- H&M announced today that it recognizes the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) as the exclusive bargaining representative of over 200 employees in six of the New York retail store locations outside of the Manhattan borough.

"We worked diligently with the Union to ensure that the entire organizing process was fair and democratic," says a spokesperson for H&M in the U.S.

"H&M enjoys good relations with unions worldwide and we will continue to build upon our new relationship and partnership with the UFCW."