Day: March 3, 2021

Trucking industry thriving from coronavirus-linked e-commerce boom

The boom in online shopping and e-commerce during the coronavirus pandemic is driving profits in the trucking industry.

As businesses look to make their supply chains more nimble to meet rising consumer demands, freight companies are restructuring their business to accommodate more trips over shorter distances. As a result of the surge in online purchases, companies are expanding their shipping presence and capabilities by opening compact warehouses in cities and suburbs, replacing large, remote distribution centers.

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It’s a triumph for the carriers who are facing demands for more frequent shipments, which is boosting revenues and pricing leverage.

“A couple reasons for that: Consumer spending is up, people are buying more online and they’re still trying to replenish shelves that were

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Hailee Steinfeld’s ’70s-Inspired Swimsuit Collab Comes in Sizes XS-2XL

Hailee Steinfeld's New Swimsuit Collab Is a '70s Dream: Pics

Hailee Steinfeld for Frankie’s Bikinis. Yana Kalina

Hailee Steinfeld is getting groovy! It was announced on March 2, 2021 that the “Love Myself” singer is partnering with Frankies Bikinis to create a ‘70s-inspired swimwear line.

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“Fashion has always been an integral part of my life and for as long as I can remember, I have also had a passion for design,” says Steinfeld, 24, in a press release. “Inspired by ‘70s vintage fashion and my California roots, the collection we created not only feels authentic to my own personal style, but offers a little bit of something for everyone.”

When designing the collection Steinfeld chose to prioritize inclusivity, sustainability and creativity. So without further ado, here’s the lowdown!

Hailee Steinfeld's New Swimsuit Collab Is a '70s Dream: Pics

Yana Kalina

The line, which is available in sizes XS-XL with certain styles offered up to 2XL, has a wide range

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How 11 Golden Globes Outfits Looked Like on the Runway

A virtual red carpet didn’t stop celebrities from looking to the runway for their Golden Globes fashion.

For the 2021 Golden Globes, many nominated stars and presenters looked to the Paris Fashion Week runways for their looks, pulling from recent spring 2021 ready-to-wear and couture collections of major design houses like Dior, Chanel and Valentino.

Men’s fashion was at the forefront of Sunday’s awards ceremony, especially among nominated actors Dan Levy and Leslie Odom Jr., who wore looks from Valentino’s recent spring 2021 couture collection. The collection was the first from the design house to offer men’s couture styles.

Levy, whose hit show “Schitt’s Creek” won the Golden Globe for Best Television Series — Musical or Comedy, wore a lemon yellow suit with a matching sequined top from the Valentino collection. Odom Jr., who was nominated for Best Supporting Actor — Motion Picture, wore

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Retailers Praise Creativity of Italian Designers at Milan Fashion Week for Fall 2021

MILAN — While Milan Fashion Week was a mostly digital event, designers went out of their way to find new ways to present their collections, making do with the digital medium and coming to terms with social distancing. This didn’t stop their creative juices, however, and retailers showed appreciation for the strong outerwear offer and highly crafted designs.

“There was an overall sentiment of hope and optimism seen throughout the collections,” said Joseph Tang, fashion director at Holt Renfrew. “While we are all impacted by the pandemic, designers are showcasing new versions of the traditional runway collections. As we anticipate what the world will look like when fall hits, there will be no shortage of fashionable pieces that we’ll want to wear.”

“This has been one of the most energetic fashion weeks so far. And there is also still buzz around the fashion week despite it being digital, which is

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