Recently acquired by Karen Millen, Coast was part of the Aurora Fashions Group, alongside Oasis and Warehouse, which, Karen Millen too was spun out of in 2011. Karen Millen only acquired the online store and its concessions across the UK. The Coast standalone stores and the concessions on mainland Europe were not included in the deal.
Coast was founded in 1996 and has become known for its wedding and occasion womenswear.
£542.6 (Group turnover as Aurora Fashions which included Coast, Oasis, Warehouse & Karen Miller)
Segments / Shopping Categories:
womenswear; menswear; knitwear;
Company Size (No. of Employees):
Parent Company/Key Investors:
Karen Millen owned by Kaupthing Bank
UK Standalone Stores:
International Stores & Stockists:
Total Global Stores & Stockists:
Debenhams; House of Fraser; Fenwicks; John Lewis & Partners; Beatties
Coast; Karen Millen
Key Brands Stocked:
Head Office Address:
The Triangle, Whitney OX29 5UT
Karen Millan handles their PR in-house for Coast.
Alex Revell - Marketing & PR Executive
020 7954 3675
UK; Ireland; Norway; Russia; Kuwait; Dubai; Saudi Arabia
Bonnie Godsil (Design Manager)
Stephanie Reeve (Head of Retail Operations)
Emma Bonar (Head of Digital)
Hayley Meyer (Senior Marketing Manager)