American multinational luxury fashion company based in New York City. Symbolic and recognised globally for its wide range of men and women's accessories. Looking for that perfect gift? Look for COACH. Coach was founded in 1941, as a family-run workshop in a loft on34th Street in Manhattan with six leatherworkers who made wallets and billfolds by hand. As of 2013 there were around 1,000 Coach stores in North America alone. Coinciding with its 75th anniversary in 2016 Coach opened Coach House, a 20,000-square-foot Midtown Manhattan retail space.