The collection will take its inspiration from the brand’s Zero Grand footwear.
The leather goods trade show closed just before the coronavirus outbreak hit Milan and exhibitors urged to rethink the supply chain.
Instagram, of all places, began a conversation that led to a capsule collection.
The new site, which will stretch over 270,000 square feet, will meet stringent environmental standards, according to Chanel.
The luxury goods-maker will create 130 new jobs by 2022 at its Ganterie Maroquinerie de Saint-Junien facility near Limoges.
The accessories company remains on track to hit $1 billion in sales next year, but continued product expansion has it looking to the multibillion-dollar mark.
The New York fair means to introduce 52 leather factories based in India to a mix of American based designers and buyers.
Exhibitors at the Mipel TheBagShow fair underscored the importance of the rising Asian market.
Running Sept. 16 to 19, the leather goods’ trade show will showcase 300 brands with a focus on emerging labels.
The line, which includes bags and small accessories, will launch in August.
Chief executive officer Lisa Montague said the company has already opened three stores in the Gulf, together with Liwa, over the past five years, two in Abu Dhabi and one in Kuwait.