a legendary literary character’s name to adorn the side of our bags.
lululemon’s founder, Chip Wilson, first read this book when he was
eighteen years old working away from home. Only later, looking back, did
he realize the impact the book’s ideology had on his quest to elevate the world from mediocrity to greatness (it is not coincidental that this is lululemon’s company vision).
Buzz asked Lululemon to comment on the John Galt references:
“Lululemon is continually innovating and creating new designs for our shoppers. . . We include these statements on our shoppers to create conversation among our guests. We apologize if our guests find this statement offensive; our intent was simply to initiate conversation, not to offend!”