Lululemon Athletica Inc. history, company profile (overview) and history video
Lululemon Athletica Inc. is a retail company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is a technical athletic apparel company for yoga, running, training, and most other sweaty pursuits.
The company sells athletic sportswear such as tops, yoga pants, shorts, sweaters, jackets and undergarments, as well as hair accessories, bags, yoga mats, water bottles, and personal care products (deodorant and dry shampoo).
Lululemon was established in 1998 by its founder Chip Wilson.
In 200, lululemon’s first real store, Kitsilano, was opened in the beach area of Vancouver BC.
In 2007, the company was listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange.
With more than 29,000 employees, Lululemon Athletica Inc. is considered one of the Largest Public Companies in the World, according to Forbes.
*Information from Forbes.com, Wikipedia.org, and info.lululemon.com.
**Video published on YouTube by “Will Armstrong“