• Warehouse supply levels drop
    by Liza Helps on 06/01/2021 at 12:46 pm

    According to property consultancy JLL warehouse supply has dropped 15% on 12 months earlier. At the end of 2020 there was 23.2 million sq ft of Grade A floorspace available, of which 5.7m sq ft was speculatively under construction.  Supply at the end of 2020 was 15% down on 12-months earlier. Supply represented a vacancy […] The post Warehouse supply levels drop appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Secretary of State calls in another North West warehouse scheme
    by Liza Helps on 06/01/2021 at 9:42 am

    Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government Robert Jenrick has called in yet another big sheds scheme in the North West. Plans for an 850,000 sq ft plus Home Bargains warehouse on green belt land in Bold as part of the Omega development were called in just before Christmas. Planning permission had been granted […] The post Secretary of State calls in another North West warehouse scheme appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • World Economic Forum and supply chain industry agree to achieve global vaccine distribution
    by Michelle Mooney on 05/01/2021 at 4:35 pm

    Several international logistics providers have signed an agreement with the World Economic Forum to support the global distribution of the Covid-19 vaccines. Several international logistics and supply chain providers have agreed to support the global effort to distribute the Covid-19 vaccines, in partnership with the World Economic Forum and UNICEF. Signatories include AP Møller – […] The post World Economic Forum and supply chain industry agree to achieve global vaccine distribution appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Constructions starts at 5 million sq ft Northampton mega shed scheme
    by Liza Helps on 05/01/2021 at 2:04 pm

    Developer investor SEGRO has started construction of its 5 million sq ft  multi modal logistics hub SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton Gateway.  Since Summer 2020, the developer has been conducting enabling works, which include ecology, archaeology and ground investigations to prepare the site – which is strategically located next to junction 15 on the M1 motorway […] The post Constructions starts at 5 million sq ft Northampton mega shed scheme appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Hines Global Income Trust buys Cross Point Business Park warehouse
    by Michelle Mooney on 05/01/2021 at 11:59 am

    Hines Global Income Trust has acquired the Cross Point Business Park in the West Midlands. The 147,000 sq ft warehouse is leased to support services company Restore. The site is located in the Golden Triangle, and provides direct access to major roadway networks, ports, railways, and airports, enabling deliveries to reach more than 90% of the […] The post Hines Global Income Trust buys Cross Point Business Park warehouse appeared first on Logistics Manager.