Sustainable, ethical policies drive H&M
H&M is set to open a new location in the fall of 2017 at the Outlets at Sparks.
With the opening of The Outlets at Sparks location, H&M is will add employees to the current total of about 16,000 in the U.S. In 2015, H&M was ranked No. 21 on Interbrand’s list of 100 Best Global Brands and was selected by Great Place to Work as a top 25 Best Multinational Workplace. In 2016, H&M was also named by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the sixth year.
H&M is growing and making significant long-term investments for sustainable development. In 2013, H&M launched Garment Collecting, an in-store clothing recycling project and was the first global fashion company to implement such a program. Since 2013, approximately 74.2 million pounds of garments have been collected globally. H&M was also selected in 2015 as a U.S. EPA Green Power Leadership Award winner. The company has committed to sourcing renewable energy wherever possible in order to reduce indirect emissions stemming from the company's purchased electricity use.