|1.||What does the name Tapestry mean?|
Tapestry is a New York-based house of modern luxury lifestyle brands. Our portfolio includes the Coach, kate spade new york, and Stuart Weitzman brands. Effective October 31, 2017, we changed our name from Coach, Inc. to Tapestry, Inc. to establish a strong and distinct corporate identity, while enabling our brands to express their unique proposition to consumers. The name Tapestry reflects our core values of optimism, inclusivity, and innovation and speaks to creativity, craftsmanship, and authenticity on a shared platform.
To learn more about Tapestry, our vision and values, we invite you to watch the video found on our homepage.
|2.||Where can I learn more about the brands in Tapestry’s portfolio?|
Our brands are approachable and inviting and create joy every day for people around the world. Defined by quality, craftsmanship and creativity, the brands that make up our house give audiences around the world the opportunity for exploration and self-expression.
About Coach: Defining Modern Luxury
Coach is a leading design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle collections, with a long-standing reputation built on quality craftsmanship. Defined by a free-spirited, all-American attitude, the brand approaches design with a modern vision, reimagining luxury for today with an authenticity and innovation that is uniquely Coach. All over the world, the Coach name is synonymous with effortless New York style.
Coach started as s a family-run workshop in New York City in 1941. Its six artisans set out with a simple goal: to make beautiful, functional items in modern shapes from the finest leathers. As a pioneer in the leather goods and accessories space, the brand went on to establish itself as the Original American House of Leather. Coach remains inspired by its rich heritage, with the spirit of innovation it has had for over 75 years.
About kate spade new york: Inspiring Women To Live More Interesting Lives
Known for its crisp color, graphic prints and playful sophistication, kate spade new york’s exuberant approach to the everyday encourages personal style with a dash of incandescent charm. From handbags and clothing to tech, childrenswear and home decor, kate spade new york’s products invite women around the world to live every day uniquely and to the fullest.
About Stuart Weitzman: Next Steps - The Evolution
Stuart Weitzman is on a journey to evolve from a shoe company into a global multi-category accessories brand. Under new Creative Director Giovanni Morelli, who will debut his first collection for Fall/Winter 2018, Stuart Weitzman will produce innovative accessories based on a foundation of wardrobe essentials that foster an emotional connection with women of all ages. The goal is to establish Stuart Weitzman as the accessories destination for every woman for every occasion.
|3.||How many stores does Tapestry operate across brands?|
|We directly operate approximately 1,300 stores globally across our three brands.|
|4.||Is Tapestry a publicly traded company?|
|Yes. We had our initial public offering in October 2000 under the Coach, Inc. name. Effective October 31, 2017, Coach, Inc. changed its name to Tapestry, Inc. trading under the symbol TPR on the New York Stock Exchange.|
|5.||When was the Company’s initial public offering and at what price?|
|Our IPO occurred on October 4th 2000 (NYSE: COH), at a price of $16.00 per share, the current equivalent of $2.00 per share, after giving effect to the three subsequent stock splits in July 2002, October 2003 and April 2005.|
|6.||Is the Company included any major stock index?|
|Yes, we are included in the S&P 500 index.|
|7.||Is the stock widely followed by security analysts?|
|Yes, our stock is followed by a substantial number of sell-side analysts who represent major national and regional brokerage firms.|
|8.||Where is Tapestry headquartered?|
|Our corporate headquarters are located at 10 Hudson Yards in midtown Manhattan.|
|9.||How many people does the Company employ?|
We employ approximately 20,000 people globally across brands.
|10.||When does the Company’s fiscal year end?|
|Our fiscal year ends the Saturday closest to June 30th.|
|11.||When does the Company report its quarterly results?|
|We report first quarter results in early November, second quarter results in early February, third quarter results in early May, and fourth quarter in mid-August.|
|12.||How can I obtain a copy of the Company’s 10-K Form and/or a Proxy Statement?|
|These documents are available in the Financial Reports section of our website. You can also contact us to request a printed version.|
|13.||How can I purchase the Company’s stock?|
|Please contact a stockbroker.|
|14.||Does the Company pay a dividend on its stock?|
|Yes, we offer cash dividend of $1.35 annually ($.3375 per quarter).|
|15.||Does the Company offer a dividend reinvestment plan or a direct reinvestment plan?|
|We offer a dividend reinvestment plan, but not a direct investment plan.|
|16.||When and where is the Company’s Annual Shareholders Meeting?|
|We will hold our 2017 Annual Shareholders Meeting on November 9th at our corporate headquarters at 10 Hudson Yards.|
|17.||Does the Company mail quarterly reports to shareholders?|
|No we do not, however, we invite our shareholders to listen to our quarterly conference calls. In addition, we publicly issue results, which are available on this website under Investor Relations, Press Releases.|
|18.||As a registered shareholder, who should I contact to report my address change/request a stock certificate/report a lost Stock certificate/find out how many shares of Coach stock I own?|
Registered shareholders should contact our transfer agent and registrar, Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions:
• Mail: Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc., P.O. Box 1342, Brentwood, NY 11717
If you hold your shares in street name, please contact your broker.
|19.||What is the Company’s CUSIP number?|
|Our CUSIP number is 876030107. Our Hong Kong Depositary Receipts are traded on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited under the symbol 6388.|
|20.||Who are the Company’s independent auditors?|
|Deloitte and Touche, LLP.|
|21.||How can I apply for employment at Tapestry?|
|We are a multi-brand, globally minded company that believes every individual has the opportunity to make an impact on our business, culture and future. We get to know each of our employees so that they can find the right path for their journey. If you are passionate, dedicated and want to help us create joy every day for people around the world, please get in touch here.|
|22.||Does the Company have an Internship program?|
|Yes. We offer summer internship opportunities across our brands. Throughout the year, we also offer a design apprentice program for creative talent. For additional information, please get in touch here.|
|23.||Does the Company donate product to charity?|
|To learn more about our Foundations, including charitable donations, please visit the Coach Brand Foundation and the kate spade new york Foundation.|