COACH accelerates expansion in Europe

After the opening of a large shop in shop within Paris’s PRINTEMPS department store last month, American premium leatherwear brand COACH has reached a similar agreement with leading Spanish department store El Corte Ingles starting with the locations in Barcelona and Madrid. COACH is already present in Greece with a shop in shop at Attica department store.

The entry in the U.K. will be marked with an opening within the Westfield Mall in London in June 2011 and a few months later with the opening of a flagship store covering 450 sqm on prominent New Bond Street in London. Fifteen more stores are planned for the U.K within the next three years. Germany and Italy are next on the priority list of COACH for its expansion in Europe.