FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 18, 2017
Joe Bell Amanda Smith
Director of Corporate Communications Marketing Director
Cafaro Company Spotsylvania Towne Centre
Global Fashion Retailer H&M Expands In Virginia
H&M to Open New Location at Premier Shopping Destination, Spotsylvania Towne Centre
H & M, one of the world’s largest fashion retailers famous for offering fashion-forward apparel at affordable prices, is coming to Spotsylvania Towne Centre in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Measuring nearly 24,000 square feet, the new store in the Macy’s concourse is set to open by September of 2018. H&M will be expanding its reach in Virginia where 16 other H&M stores currently operate. The new H&M location will offer Fredericksburg-area residents a one-stop shopping destination for quality clothing for the whole family, with collections for ladies and men, as well as separate “store within a store” sections for accessories.
H&M prides itself on its support of local economies by adding jobs with each new location. As a continuously expanding brand, H&M constantly searches for new talent to grow within the company. With the opening of the Spotsylvania Towne Centre location, H&M is proud to add to its approximately 16,000 U.S. employees. In 2016, H&M was ranked number 20 on Interbrand’s list of 100 Best Global Brands and was selected by Great Place to Work as a top 25 Best Multinational Workplace. H&M was also ranked number 199 out of 500 on Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers. For available job opportunities, please visit www.career.hm.com.
Since H&M opened the doors to its first U.S. store 17 years ago, the U.S. has been one of the retailer’s most successful markets. H&M is proud to offer U.S. consumers quality fashion at competitive prices at its 511 locations across the country.
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB was founded in Sweden in 1947 and is publicly traded on Nasdaq Stockholm. H&M’s business idea 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. The H&M group has more than 4,500 stores in 68 markets including franchise markets. The number of employees amounts to more than 161,000. For further information, visit www.hm.com. .
Spotsylvania Towne Centre has been serving the people of northern Virginia since 1980. It is located at the junction of Interstate 95 and Route 3, near Fredericksburg. The 1.7 million square foot complex offers more than 120 department stores, specialty shops, restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues. For more information, log onto www.spotsylvaniatownecentre.com. Spotsylvania Towne Centre is owned and managed in association with Cafaro affiliated companies, based in Niles, Ohio. One of the nation’s largest privately held shopping center developers, the Cafaro organization owns and oversees more than 30 million square feet of commercial real estate in 10 states. For more information, visit online at www.cafarocompany.com.