Finally some good news in regards to retail in Acadiana.

H&M, one of the world's largest fashion retailers, has announced it will be opening a new location in the Acadiana Mall in Lafayette.

Measuring at approximately 16,000 square feet, the new store will open in the fall of 2019.

The new H&M location will offer quality clothing for the whole family, with collections for ladies, men and teens, as well as separate "store within a store" sections for accessories.

H&M first opened in the U.S. 19 years ago and has been one of the most successful clothing retailers since, mostly due to its competitive prices. Currently, there are 552 locations across the country.

The store is looking to hire approximately 20 employees for this new location. For available job opportunities, visit

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