The China Edit | Upside to Slowing Growth, Lululemon’s Challenge in China, Qeelin Expands, Faster UK Tourist Visas

A look from Chinese brand Evening | Source: Brand New China

The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.

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Lululemon Cuts Annual Profit, Sales Estimates Amid Competition

Lululemon ad campaign | Source: Lululemon

NEW YORK, United States — Lululemon Athletica Inc., the yogawear retailer searching for a new chief executive officer, cut its full-year profit and revenue amid as increased competition. The shares declined in early trading.

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Lululemon Courts Wall Street Jocks to Broaden Yoga Image

Lululemon ad campaign | Source: Lululemon

NEW YORK, United States — When 173 bankers, traders and analysts convene at Columbia University on July 28 for the fifth annual Wall Street Decathlon, the mostly male participants will be wearing Lululemon Athletica Inc. shirts and shorts.

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Lululemon CEO to Step Down, Shares Sink as No Successor Named

Christine Day | Source: Courtesy photo

VANCOUVER, Canada — Lululemon is on the hunt for a new CEO. The yoga clothing company that made headlines earlier this year for its see-through pants snafu said Monday that CEO Christine Day will step down as head of the company after a successor is named. Day has held the CEO spot for more than five years.

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Lululemon 4Q Earnings Top Estimates, But Yoga Pants Miscue Will Dent 2013 Results

Lululemon Ambassador Programme | Source: Lululemon

NEW YORK, United States — Yoga wear maker Lululemon Athletica is reporting fourth-quarter results that beat Wall Street expectations. But the Canadian company said Thursday that its decision this week to pull its popular black yoga pants off the shelves because the fabric showed off too much of their wearers will dent their financial results for this year.

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