It looks like Coach Inc. is casting a wide net to find the brand’s next creative director — wide enough to cover some very big fish, including none other than Marc Jacobs.
The inclusion of Jacobs’ name on the dream list of candidates for the Coach job is igniting a whirlwind of speculation — from whether the designer’s contract at Louis Vuitton will be renewed when it expires at the end of the year to whether Jacobs, and his partner LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, could follow in the footsteps of Michael Kors and go for an initial public offering of his namesake brand.
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