News from lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU ) probably had the yoga retailer's faithful doing a double take in the mirror this morning. Turns out the company is recalling some of its black yoga pants because the black version of its luon line of pants is a little on the see-through side. While the company has proactively reached out to consumers regarding the debacle, it remains to be seen whether companies such as Gap (NYSE: GPS ) and its Athleta brand can steal market share during the turmoil. In the following video, Fool analyst Blake Bos discusses the details of the recall and what it could mean for Lululemon and competitor Gap. Comment below whether you think these see-through pants will cause customer fallout for Lululemon.
lululemon athletica has the potential to grow its sales by 10 times if it can penetrate its other markets like it has in Canada, but without question, the competitive landscape is starting to increase. Can Lululemon fight off larger retailers such as Gap and Nordstrom, and ultimately deliver huge profits for savvy investors like yourself? The Motley Fool answers these questions and more in our most in-depth lululemon research available for smart investors like you. Thousands have already claimed their own premium ticker coverage, and you can gain instant access to your own by clicking here now.