Many L.A. restaurants and businesses see robots as an efficient alternative to delivery workers. Workers and pedestrians see them as a possible impediment. The City Council is working on rules to govern how robots will use L.A.'s sidewalks.
Plus-size retailer Torrid made its debut on Wall Street on Thursday, proving to investors that female body image positivity in fashion is a growing market. In 2020, Torrid generated $974 million in net sales.