H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB was founded in 1947 by Erling Persson is a Swedish retailer with a worldwide presence, known for its fast-fashion approach to on-trend styles. In addition to their rapid expansion worldwide, only second in number of stores to Inditex, the parent company of Zara, H&M has also collaborated with high-end fashion brands for special capsule collections. Previous collaborators include Versace, Comme des Garcons and Maison Martin Margiela.