New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Coach, the New York based design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, is set to enter the Indian market in association with Genesis Luxury Fashion Pvt Ltd, India’s fashion conglomerate for marketing and distribution of international luxury brands.
The debut of Coach’s first store in India is timed to coincide with the brand’s 75th anniversary this year, read a statement.
“We are extremely pleased to bring the much awaited iconic American brand, Coach, to India this year. Coach has tremendous potential in our market, and with our shared vision and well-defined strategies, we are focused on accelerating the retail presence and brand visibility in India across key Metros in the next few years,” said Sanjay Kapoor, managing director, Genesis Luxury.
Ian Bickley, president, International Group for Coach, is also thrilled about the brand’s foray in India.
“We’re confident that our modern luxury store environment, showcasing Coach’s rich heritage and commitment to craftsmanship, along with creations designed by Stuart Vevers, will be embraced by the fashionable Indian consumer,” Bickley said.
The Coach brand was established in New York City in 1941, and has a rich heritage of pairing exceptional leathers and materials with innovative design. Coach is sold worldwide through Coach stores, select department stores and specialty stores.