An NGO has estimated how much a factory worker was paid to make one Zara hoodie. Photograph: Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

What is the true cost of a Zara hoodie? In April 2019, David Hachfeld of the Swiss NGO Public Eye, along with a team of researchers and the Clean Clot(...)

Karl-Johan Persson (right), current CEO of Swedish clothing retail giant Hennes and Mauritz (H&M), and the company’s designated CEO Helena Helmersson. Photograph:  Jonas Ekstromer/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images

Hennes and Mauritz AB said its 72-year-old chairman, Stefan Persson, is stepping down as the billionaire patriarch of the fashion retailer hands over (...)

Greed: Steve Coogan as Sir Richard “Greedy” McCready in Michael Winterbottom’s film. Photograph: Sony Pictures

Every year for the past three decades, Michael Winterbottom has made a movie. Britain’s most mercurial director may have hopped between genres like a (...)

The H&M Building on South King Street in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Irish arm of H&M, the world’s second biggest fashion retailer, saw sales fall last year against the backdrop of a “challenging retail environm(...)

Photograph: Graham Barclay/Bloomberg

Hennes and Mauritz’s sales were unchanged in the second quarter as the struggling Swedish clothing retailer offered discounts to try to reduce a recor(...)