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Chip Wilson Is Going To War Against The Company He Founded

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Business

Chip Wilson may have lost his first battle with the board of Lululemon, the company he founded, but it looks like the war has just begun. The Wall ...

Lululemon Founder Has Lost Billions In Past Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Business

Lululemon founder Chip Wilson’s brief gig appearing on lists of Canada’s richest people came to an end this year, and that has everything to do wi...

Lululemon Founder Rebels Against His Own Company

CP | Brenda Bouw, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2014 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - Shareholders of Lululemon Athletica Inc. (Nasdaq:LULU) have re-elected two directors that the company's founder and largest shareholder Ch...

What CEOs Can Learn From Lululemon's Fiasco

Ken Aber and Ian Chamandy | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Business
Ken Aber and Ian Chamandy

When Lululemon thumbed its nose at empathy by blaming women's thighs for its own mistakes, customers started saying in droves "You don't actually get me at all." It is like discovering your spouse has an alternate personality that you don't recognize. Where did Lululemon go wrong? In our view, two places.

It's not Just About Chip Wilson and a Pair of Pants

Tannis Baradziej | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta
Tannis Baradziej

Women are starting to protest Photoshop in magazines, impossible beauty standards from the fashion industry, and messaging from marketers that we ought to hate ourselves for who we are.

Lululemon CEO Resigns After Angering Customer Base

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Chip Wilson is out, Laurent Potdevin is in at Lululemon. Potdevin, who most recently served as president of TOMS shoes, has been named as the comp...

Petition Goes Up Against Lululemon

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

An online petition is calling out Lululemon, asking its founder Chip Wilson to stop blaming his company's quality issues on women's bodies. Wilson ...

The Week In Review: "Namaste, Thunder Thighs"

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
Marni Soupcoff

In an interview with Bloomberg TV on Tuesday, Lululemon founder Chip Wilson explained that when the company's pants become see-through or start to pill, the problem may have more to do with the shape and size of the woman wearing the garment than the garment itself. "Some women's bodies just actually don't work for [the pants]," Wilson said. "...it's really about the rubbing through the thighs, how much pressure is there over a period of time and how much they use it." In other words, don't blame the "In the Flow" crops. They can't help it if your legs are just too flabby for proper athletic-wear functioning.

WATCH: Lululemon Founder Apologizes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Lululemon founder Chip Wilson apologized after comments he made about how some women's bodies "just don't actually work" with his company's pants in a...

I'm Fat and Proud No Matter What Chip Wilson Says

Elizabeth Hawksworth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Elizabeth Hawksworth

Lululemon founder, Chip Wilson, recently said that the problem with his company's yoga pants is really a problem with some women's bodies. It appears they believe that plus-sized women don't engage in yoga, and what's more, they shouldn't deserve to. Why? Because their bodies don't work with Lululemon's vision of what someone engaging in yoga should look like.

LOOK: Twitter Reacts To Chip Wilson

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Lululemon hasn't exactly had the best track record as of late (see here, here, here, and here.) But its most recent debacle appears to be really burst...

Lululemon: Women's Bodies Are The Problem

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada Business

If your thighs rub together, Lululemon’s pants may not be for you. Canada’s 10th-richest man and the founder of Lululemon, Chip Wilson, says if...

Lululemon Founder's MASSIVE Stock Dump

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Lululemon's founder sold $112 million worth of stock in the month before CEO Christine Day left the company, say regulatory documents filed with the U...

Canada's Richest People

CP | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The influential Thomson family is still atop the list of richest Canadians, though their wealth dropped from a year ago, while most other me...