Anorexia, boycotts and social awareness
Coach Inc. specializes in high-end apparel and accessories, and is one of the most popular and easily recognized brands in the world. Having a market value of about $15-billion and 2014 world-wide sales of slightly less than $5-billion, Coach is also recognized by Forbes as being VERY employee-friendly. In every respect Coach seems to be a model company.
But Calgary-born entrepreneur and Canadian chess patron Sid Belzberg has a BEEF with Coach: he thinks its models are TOO SKINNY! I agree with Sid!
But you decide! Here are some of the models employed by Coach…are they TOO skinny? (Click on photos to enlarge)