Lululemon’s shares, Rising dollar, Consumer spending up, Opening Ceremony expands to Tokyo…

A piece of the Lululemon mantra

A snippet of the Lululemon mantra

Lululemon Weathering the Tough Retail Season (Seeking Alpha)
Lululemon, the Canadian yoga wear retailer sees its shares jump by 9 percent.

Strong dollar makes for weak results (Just-Style)
The rising dollar is adversely affecting European retailers.

Consumer Spending on the Upswing (Seeking Alpha)
“US consumers continued the increased spending pattern that began in January 2009 into February 2009, spending slightly more in February than they the previous month.”

Opening Ceremony To Expand In Japan With Onward (WWD, Subscription Only)
Opening Ceremony, the downtown emporium of cool in New York City, will open its first store in Japan.