VANCOUVER, Canada — High-end yoga-wear retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc named Lauren Potdevin as its chief executive and said founder Chip Wilson will step down as non-executive chairman.
TORONTO, Canada — In a narrow, bustling street in Hong Kong's trendy Soho district, a small Lululemon Athletica Inc. test boutique is helping to lay the groundwork for what the premium yogawear maker sees as a promising avenue for growth.
New wave of Canadian fashion brands is looking to build a worldwide presence (FT) “Canada has many assets – commodities, natural resources, space, poutines – but most people would not count fashion among them… Yes, the Canadians are coming. And no, it’s not all lumberjack shirts and ice hockey jerseys. Their arrival marks a sense of maturity for retailers on both sides of the border.” France and Italy: