1.When was Coach founded?
 Coach was founded in 1941 as a family run workshop in Manhattan. Coach products quickly became renowned for their distinctive design, quality, function and durability. In 1985 Coach was purchased by the Sara Lee Corporation. In October of 2000 Coach had its initial public offering and became a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange, traded under the symbol COH. In 2011, Coach became the first company incorporated in the United States to list in Hong Kong; trading under the stock code 6388.

2.How did Sara Lee divest Coach?
 Sara Lee sold 19.5% of their shares of Coach at the IPO in October of 2000. This was followed in April 2001 with the distribution of their remaining shares to Sara Lee’s stockholders through an exchange offer.

3.Where is Coach headquarters?
 Coach's corporate headquarters are located at 10 Hudson Yards in midtown Manhattan.

4.Who is authorized to sell Coach product?
 Coach offers its merchandise for sale through the following methods of distribution: (1) Coach retail stores, (2) Coach outlet stores, (3) authorized department stores, (4) authorized specialty stores (5) limited duty free locations, and (6) the Company’s e-commerce sites. Coach does not have individual distributors and is not available through house parties.

5.How many Coach brand North American stores does the company operate and what is the total square footage?
 At the end of fiscal year 2016 Coach's North American retail store base was 228 square footage of 659,376. Coach's North American outlet store base was 204, with square footage of 1,232,770.

6.How many directly operated locations does Coach operate outside of North America?
 As of July 2016, Coach directly operated over 500 locations in Asia, including Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, and Singapore, as well as approximately 40 locations in Europe.

7.Where else can I buy Coach products?
 As of fiscal year end 2016 Coach was available in approximately 1,000 department store locations in North America and approximately 600 international wholesale locations in approximately 55 countries. You can also purchase Coach products on our e-commerce websites in select countries.

8.What is the Coach brand’s geographical sales mix?
 For the year ended July 2, 2016, North America, which includes sales to North American consumers through Company-operated stores, including the Internet, and sales to wholesale customers and distributors, represented approximately 59% of sales. International, which includes sales to consumers through Company-operated locations in Japan and mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Korea, and Europe, as well as sales to wholesale customers and distributors, represented approximately 41% of sales.

9.Does Coach own any other brands?
 Yes, in 2015, Coach acquired Stuart Weitzman, a global leader in designer footwear, sold in more than 70 countries. The Stuart Weitzman brand is sold primarily through department stores in North America and international distributors, including approximately 620 wholesale locations, and within numerous independent third party distributors. Furthermore, Stuart Weitzman products are also sold in freestanding flagship and retail stores, and e-commerce websites, including www.stuartweitzman.com. As of July 2, 2016, Stuart Weitzman had 75 directly operated stores with a total square footage of 117,820 and an average square footage of 1,571.

10.What is Coach Inc.’s sales mix by product category?
 In fiscal 2016 Coach’s sales mix was as follows: 53% Women’s handbags; 16% Women’s accessories including small leather goods (money pieces, wristlets, cosmetic cases, key rings and charms); 16% Men’s including business cases, computer bags, messenger-style bags, totes, and small leather goods (wallets, card cases, and belts); and 7% from other lifestyle categories including footwear, wearables, sunwear, watches, travel, jewelry and fragrance. The Stuart Weitzman brand represented 8% of Coach, Inc. sales in fiscal 20016.

11.Does Coach license product?
 Yes, for example: watches, since 1998 with the Movado Group, Inc.; footwear since 1999 with the Jimlar Corporation; eyewear with Luxottica as our licensee since 2012 and fragrance with Interparfums as of July 2015. All of Coach's licensing arrangements are a collaborative effort between Coach and the licensee.

12.Where are Coach products made?
 Coach product is handcrafted from the finest American and European hides and textiles. As of July 2, 2016, Coach’s products were assembled in manufacturing facilities in 17 countries including the US, Europe and Asia. By using a global supply chain, we are able to deliver innovative products to our customers monthly and keep our price points approximately at half of those of the European luxury brands.

13.Does Coach franchise?
 No, Coach does not franchise in North America.

14.Can I sell Coach product in my store?
 At this time we are not currently entering into new wholesale/vendor relationships.

15.Who should I contact about international store opportunities outside of North America and Japan?
 Please send correspondence to Coach, Inc., 10 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001. Attn: President, Coach International.

16.On what stock exchange is Coach traded, and what is Coach's symbol?
 The company's Common Stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol COH. Coach’s Hong Kong Depositary Receipts are traded on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited under the symbol 6388.

17.Is Coach in any major stock index?
 Yes, Coach is included in the S&P 500 index.

18.When does Coach's fiscal year end?
 The fiscal year ends the Saturday closest to June 30th.

19.Is Coach's stock widely followed by security analysts?
 Yes, Coach stock is followed by a substantial number of "sell-side" analysts who represent major national and regional brokerage firms.

20.When was Coach's initial public offering and at what price?
 Coach's IPO occurred on October 4th 2000, 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.

21.When does Coach report its quarterly results?
 Coach reports first quarter results in early November, second quarter results in late January, third quarter results in early May, and fourth quarter in early August.

22.How can I obtain a copy of the Coach Annual Report, a 10-K Form and/or a Proxy Statement?
 These documents are available in the Financial Reports section of Coach.com, or contact us to request a printed version.

23.How can I purchase Coach stock?
 Please contact a stockbroker.

24.Does Coach pay a dividend on its' stock?
 Yes, Coach offers an annual cash dividend of $1.35 annually ($.3375 per quarter)

25.Does Coach offer a dividend reinvestment plan or a direct reinvestment plan?
 Coach does offer a dividend reinvestment plan but not a direct investment plan.

26.When and where is Coach's Annual Shareholders Meeting?
 This year Coach's meeting will be held the second Thursday in November at our Corporate Headquarters. Generally, the exact date is communicated to our shareholders by Notice (under the SEC’s Notice and Access Rules), and the proxy statement, made available electronically or mailed in late September.

27.Does Coach mail quarterly reports to shareholder?
 No we do not, however we invite our shareholders to listen to our quarterly conference calls via toll free, or via web-cast on Coach.com. In addition we publicly issue results which are available on this web site under Investor Relations, Press Releases.

28.Does Coach report monthly retail sales?
 No. Sales data is provided on a quarterly basis only via press releases and conference calls.

29.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 Coach's transfer agent and registrar: Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc., P.O. Box 1342, Brentwood, NY 11717. Contact them directly as follows: Domestic callers please dial 1-888-808-3038 and international callers dial 1-720-358-3607. Via E-mail at shareholder@broadridge.com, or on their website at www.shareholder.broadridge.com. Shareholders holding their Coach shares in street name should contact their brokers.

30.What is Coach's CUSIP number?
 The CUSIP number for Coach Common Stock is 189754104.
Coach’s Hong Kong Depositary Receipts are traded on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited under the symbol 6388.

31.Who are Coach's independent auditors?
 Deloitte and Touche, LLP.

32.How many people does Coach employ?
 As of July 2, 2016, Coach brand employed approximately 15,100 people, including both full and part time employees. Of these employees, approximately 8,600 and 3,900 were full time and part time employees, respectively, in the retail field in North America and Asia. As of July 2, 2016 Stuart Weitzman employed approximately 700 people globally, including both full and part time employees, but excluding seasonal and temporary employees. Of these employees, approximately 400 were retail employees in the global retail field.

33.How can I apply for employment at Coach?
 Coach offers excellent career growth opportunities, competitive salaries, and benefits in our New York Corporate Headquarters, New Jersey office, Jacksonville, Florida, Distribution and Customer Service Center, and in our network of retail stores. Current career opportunities and their qualifications are available on our website under “Company Information/Careers”. You may also send your resume with cover letter to the attention of our Human Resources department at 10 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001.

34.Does Coach have an Internship program?
 Yes, Coach does have a summer internship program at our corporate headquarters in New York City. We begin recruiting for these internships in January. At that time, if you are interested, please send your resume with cover letter to the attention of `Human Resources - Internship Programs' at Coach, Inc. at our corporate headquarters.

35.Does Coach make product donations to schools, non-profits, etc.?
 

Due to the overwhelming demand for Coach charitable product donations, we are limited in the number of requests we can satisfy. Priority is given to non-profit organizations that Coach employees are directly involved with and that reflect the focus area of the Coach Foundation. If you’d like your charity to be considered for a donation, please send a letter with details of the request along with the point of contact and mailing address for the organization, a summary of the organization’s mission, and a copy of the organization’s IRS tax determination letter via e-mail to productdonations@coach.com. Requests must be received at least two months prior to the event date to be considered for a donation.