Monday, June 14, 2021

Fort Lauderdale shopping center shut down after ceiling collapse

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A Fort Lauderdale shopping center was closed for further inspection Thursday after a partial ceiling collapse.

Around 10 a.m., heavy stucco came down at the front entrance of the Bealls Outlet store in the Southland Shopping Center on State Road 84, about a mile east of I-95.

Shoppers were inside at the time and were eventually escorted out of the back of the building.

No injuries were reported.

“I heard the big boom and the crash and they said no one can exit through the door here,” said Ted Inserra, who watched the whole thing happen.

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Mom’s grocery cart hack makes shopping with kids much easier: ‘That’s so smart!’

This mom’s grocery cart hack has people on the internet talking.  

Lauren Clutter’s TikTok is dedicated to motherhood tips and hacks. Last year, she discovered a new shopping trick. It’s perfect for parents who are juggling restless children on all those necessary — but not exactly kid-friendly — trips to the supermarket.

In the video, Clutter and her two sons were in a supermarket parking lot. The mom had an empty grocery cart ready to go and her sons were eager to hop inside of it. 

“I learned this on TikTok,” Clutter said. “Did you know that you

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The Rise of Google Shopping | BoF Professional, News & Analysis

Hair care company Ceremonia has all the hallmarks of a brand launched in the social media age, from chic packaging and colourful ingredients to an influencer network that quickly drove followers to the company’s Instagram account.

But when it comes to finding customers, Ceremonia isn’t really an Instagram brand. Instead, it increasingly relies on a relative newcomer to the customer acquisition game: Google Shopping. Appearing on the search engine’s utilitarian grid of billions of product choices under its Shopping tab has proven so effective at driving sales that Ceremonia plans to devote more of its budget to the platform this

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Pinterest (PINS) Adds New Shopping List, Extends Availability

Pinterest PINS recently announced new shopping features for users and more selling features for merchants on its platform.

Additionally, the company is expanding its shopping features to Australia, Canada, France and Germany, enabling Pinners in those markets to shop directly from Pins, boards, search, Shopping Spotlights and real-world inspirations through the integrated Lens camera visual search feature.

Moreover, on the seller side, Pinterest has extended its Verified Merchant Program to Australia, Canada, France, Germany and the U.K., and its shop tab on profiles and product tagging have been rolled out in Australia, Canada, France and Germany.

Further, Pinterest introduced a

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We Went Wedding Dress Shopping With Actress Jenna Ushkowitz

What happens when you bring together an engaged actress, bridal professionals, and tons of gorgeous wedding dresses? The answer: utter bliss—and that’s exactly what we experienced when we went dress shopping with actress, singer, producer, and former Glee star, Jenna Ushkowitz.

Jenna and her fiancé, David Stanley, announced their engagement in August 2020, and since then have been actively planning their wedding. So, when we were invited to document one of the most important parts of wedding planning (dress shopping!), we absolutely couldn’t pass on the opportunity.

From the very beginning to the very end, Brides was there to

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