Founded in a New York loft in 1941, Coach began as a family-run workshop of six leather artisans committed to quality and innovation. More than 70 years later, it has evolved into a luxury brand recognized worldwide for its artisanal leatherware. Is an American luxury leather goods company that got its start manufacturing small leather goods. Coach is known for ladies’ handbags as well as items such as luggage, briefcases, wallets and other accessories.Coach combines traditional craftsmanship with innovative design to create modern shoes, apparel and accessories for women and men, including handbags, business bags and small leather goods.
Now greatly expanded, Coach continues to maintain the highest standards for materials and workmanship. Coach’s exceptional work force remains committed to carefully upholding the principles of quality and integrity that define the company. They attribute the prominence of the Coach brand to the unique combination of our original American attitude and design, our heritage of fine leather goods and custom fabrics, their superior product quality and durability and their commitment to customer service.
As of July 2013, there were over 500 Coach stores in North America, over 400 directly-operated locations in Asia, and 20 in Europe. Beyond the company’s direct retail businesses, Coach has built a strong presence globally through Coach boutiques located within select department stores and specialty retailer locations in North America, and through distributor-operated shops in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Australia, and Europe.