Sales Development - June

Press Release Turnover for the H&M Group increased in June 2002 by 19 per cent compared with the corresponding period last year. Sales increase per month in per cent excluding currency rate changes: 1999/200 2000/200 2001/200 0 1 2 December 19 7 10 January 13 22 8 February 27 16 16 March 5 27 16 April 18 15 12 May 15 20 13 June 7 21 19 July 10 18 August 3 26 September 22 34 October 5 18 November 8 20 Whole 12 20 year Sales development in the month of July will be published on 15 August 2002 at 8.30 CET. Rolf Eriksen Managing Director Contact persons: Carl-Henric Enhörning +46-8-796 5410 Leif Persson +46-8-796 1300 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/15/20020712BIT00520/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/15/20020712BIT00520/wkr0002.pdf