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Shoppers enter a Lululemon store in Toronto.
Shoppers enter a Lululemon store in Toronto.
(Lindsay Lauckner For The Globe and Mail)

DAVID PARKINSON

Lululemon growth story beginning to fray at the edges

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There was a time – not that long ago, really – that Lululemon Athletica Inc. CEO Christine Day was a retail-branding superstar who commanded the kind of investor adoration that most companies can only dream of. Now, as the company’s latest earnings report lurches into a new set of stumbles, shareholders are growing impatient that she won’t just leave already.