Swedish retail giant opens H&M today finally announced that the opening its first store in Manila on October 17, Friday. It’s a sprawling space at the SM Mega Fashion Hall in Mandaluyong City that is all of 3,000 square meters and occupies three floors!
Here are the important details to know:
– Doors will open at 9am on Oct. 17 and the store will operate till midnight on the opening weekend. Regular store operating hours of 10am to 10pm will be will be implemented starting October 20 onwards.
– There will be special opening offers at up to 50% off
– The first 200 customers in line will get gift cards valued as high as P6,000 each!
“We have been waiting for the best opportunity to be in the Philippines and now the wait is finally over. The Philippines is indeed ready for the next level of fashion and we are so proud to debut our amazing flagship store at SM Megamall! It is such an exciting moment for us to bring fashionable and sustainable design, with good quality at the best price to fashion-conscious Filipinos. At H&M we always have something for everyone, and we can’t wait to welcome all shoppers in Manila to this fantastic store!” Magnus Olsson, Country Manager of Greater China and South East Asia for H&M, was quoted as saying.
The Philippines’ first H&M store will have all sorts of fashion merchandise for women, men, girls, boys and kids, including athletic wear and lingerie. The store’s interiors will be typically crisp and bright, filled with all sorts of racks for the fashion-conscious.
To be showcased is the brand’s Autumn/Winter 2014 collection, including the limited edition H&M Studio line. This special collection is all about the modern-day bohemian woman, presenting playful prints, earthy colors and flowy silhouettes. For men, Autumn 2014 mixes Parisian cool with the attitude of London and the sleekness of New York to create a wardrobe for the mod urbanite.