Garnry: H&M sales reflect European confidencePeter Garnry
Swedish high street fashion chain H&M has reported its best April sales figures since 2011; up 17 percent year on year. Saxo Bank's Head of Equity Peter Garnry says the figures add weight to predictions that H&M's current fiscal quarter will be the the best ever.H&M has increased its number of stores from 2,881 to 3,246. It's Asian penetration strategy is also paying off, as are online sales.
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