Coach today announces that the brand will no longer use real fur in its products, pledging to phase fur out completely by the debut of the Fall 2019 collection. This announcement follows the same commitment from other high end designer brands including Hugo Boss and Gucci.
“Coach has been committed to advancing sustainable practices for many years, with the introduction of our corporate responsibility goals in 2015. Back then, we laid the groundwork for prioritizing social and environmental initiatives. The decision to go fur-free is a truly meaningful milestone for the brand.”
Joshua Schulman, President and CEO of Coach.
As part of the brand’s broader program, Coach is also dedicated to empowering employees and enhancing the lives of those in the greater community. Core to Coach’s values, philanthropy is an area that the brand is exceptionally passionate about. The Coach Foundation, founded in 2008, has granted over $45 million to nonprofit partners globally. Fostering a collective of global corporate citizens.
List of other fur-free luxury fashion brands: