>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Coach plans to open flagship store in Japan

Coach plans to open flagship store in Japan

07
Mar '06
Accessories retailer Coach Inc will be opening its eighth flagship store in Japan and the first located in the city of Kobe.

The Coach store will be located on a premier corner site in the central Motomachi shopping district facing Tor-Road, one of the most fashionable streets in Kobe, and is expected to open in June of this year.

Ian Bickley, President and CEO of Coach Japan Inc said, "We are extremely excited about our flagship location in Kobe, one of the most commercially important fashion cities in Japan. It will represent our second flagship location in the Kansai region and fifth outside of the Tokyo area, following locations we have opened in Sapporo, Osaka, Sendai and Nagoya over the last two years."

"Our sales and market share gains in Japan have been robust, as our business has continued to grow rapidly during the last few years. Clearly, Japanese consumers have embraced Coach's accessible luxury proposition - aspirational, stylish, well-made product, at an affordable price, available in image-enhancing locations, wherever our consumer chooses to shop," Bickley added.

The 6,200 square foot store (approx. 580 sq mts) on two floors has been designed by the Coach Architecture Group. The material palette will reflect Coach's signature style with a honed limestone facade, mirror-polished nickel details and bleached walnut fixtures.

Lew Frankfort, Chairman and CEO of Coach Inc, said, "We are delighted with this new flagship, which is certain to become an important shopping venue for Kobe area consumers. Opening new flagship locations - notably outside the greater Tokyo area - is a key part of our strategy to grow our market share in Japan, along with expanding highly productive shop-in-shops and continuing to focus on driving productivity through consistent product flow and distinctive newness. Kobe in particular is a market where the Coach brand is underdeveloped and therefore represents significant potential."


Must ReadView All

Pic: Dreamstime.com

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Dhaka, Berlin sign €20.15-mn pact to improve RMG workers conditions

Bangladesh and Germany have signed an agreement to support five...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

UKVFTA brings positive results to bilateral trade: Vietnamese ministry

The recently effective UK-Vietnam FTA has led to positive outcomes,...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Cambodia approves new projects worth $1.9 bn, including 2 garment ones

The Council for the Development of Cambodia has approved 10 projects...

Interviews View All

Water stewardship, Stakeholders

Water stewardship
Stakeholders

Water use efficiency remains relatively unexplored

Vandana Narang, National Institute of Fashion Technology

Vandana Narang
National Institute of Fashion Technology

Campus placements are low due to lockdowns

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Next level is to inject new features:

Andrea Pelissero,

Andrea Pelissero

Located near Milan, Italy, and with 50 years of experience in the textile...

Atul Ganatra,

Atul Ganatra

<div>Engaged in providing a wide range of services to the entire cotton...

Alberto Gotti,

Alberto Gotti

Danitech was born from the will of a group of technicians to offer the...

Serkan Gogus, Mogul Nonwovens

Serkan Gogus
Mogul Nonwovens

Mogul is a global player ranked among the top 40 nonwoven producers in the ...

Johann-Philipp Dilo, Dilo Group

Johann-Philipp Dilo
Dilo Group

German company Dilo Group is one of the leading equipment suppliers of...

Robert Brookins, Alexium International

Robert Brookins
Alexium International

Alexium International is a specialty chemical development company...

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini, La Fuori

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini
La Fuori

With an active presence in US, Italy and India, clothing brand La Fuori...

Seema Gujral, Label Seema Gujral

Seema Gujral
Label Seema Gujral

<b>Seema Gujral</b>'s designs for her eponymous label revolve around...

Carmen Emanuela Popa, Label - Carmen Emanuela Popa

Carmen Emanuela Popa
Label - Carmen Emanuela Popa

<b>Carmen Emanuela Popa,</b> a Romanian fashion designer, is known for her ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Seasalt Limited
Asos
Alix Partners
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Target Corporation (MN)
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
Reiter India Private Limited
Lisa S.P.A.
Sportmaster Ltd.
Chori Company Limited
Grasim Industries Limited
LC Waikiki
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd
Tchibo GmbH
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Abit
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
G-Star Raw C.V.
Gatsby Africa
John Varvatos
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
PVH Corporation
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
Maceton Limited
Midas Clothing Limited
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
Guess Europe Sagl,
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
Green Fibre
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Walmart
Gloria Jeans
Varner AS Retail
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Landmark Group
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
KAS Direct Sourcing
Lululemon Athletica Inc
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
Tommy Hilfiger
Lacoste (Wanchai)
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
Sportswear Company Spa
Chico’ FAS
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
BIANCA
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Restoque S.A.
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
T.T. Limited
Puma
Lifestyle
Amazon China
Eastman Chemical Company
Arvind Limited
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
NITI Aayog
Decathlon
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
IKEA of Sweden AB
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Calvin Klein
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
J ;& P Coats
Brandix Lanka Limited
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Splash
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Alison Hayes Romania
Babyshop
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC

January 2022

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search