H&M Group January Sales Incl. VAT Up 8% In Local Currencies 

H&M Group January Sales Incl. VAT Up 8% In Local Currencies 

H&M Group January Sales Incl. VAT Up 8% In Local Currencies 

The FINANCIAL -- The H&M group’s sales including VAT increased by 8 percent in local currencies in January 2017 compared to the same month last year.

Sales in January were negatively affected by approximately 2 percentage points.

The total number of stores amounted to 4,380 on 31 January 2017 compared to 3,958 on 31 January 2016, according to the H&M group.