Firmingers have been appointed as Quantity Surveyors to H&M since 2003, providing a full cost management service together with procurement support.
Projects include fitting out new units in shopping centre or high street locations as well as strip out and refit/extension of existing units and are undertaken anywhere within the UK and Ireland. Firmingers manage H&M allocated projects from a cost point of view from initial appointment through to completion. Firmingers also provide cost management with other brands from the H&M chain such as & Other Stories and COS stores which are smaller boutique style stores. FQS are also involved with H&M’s latest brand, Arket, and the trial of a brand new Mall shopfront design which is to be rolled out Worldwide if successful.
Firmingers have also provided cost management services for H&M’s new chain of stores in Japan and India, working closely with local architects and consultants.
In 2015 Firmingers were appointed to manage H&M General Contractor and Mechanical Equipment tendering processes within UK and Ireland regions for 2016 – 2017 seasons. Firmingers have been a major player in the successful implementation of an updated serial tender document and appointed of final General Contractor lists, fully managing the process from inception through to completion.