Industrial & Logistics supplement

  • Slough Trading Estate

    Slough Trading Estate: estate of evolution


    At 97 years old and covering some 5.6m sq ft, Slough Trading Estate is one of the oldest and largest industrial business parks in the UK, and one of the biggest in single ownership in Europe.

  • Spec dev smart

    Developers shy away from spec


    A lack of institutional funding and Brexit jitters have held back speculative development.

  • 22 Bishopsgate, London

    Consolidation centres: why offsite is on trend


    The rise of ecommerce has led to a big increase in deliveries, with negative implications for traffic levels and the environment. Could consolidation centres be the answer?

  • Mia Hunt

    Work-life balance: solving the sheds space shortage


    The industrial and logistics sector is going great guns - and it has not gone unnoticed by investors and developers.

  • Indoor farming

    Indoor farming: on to pastures new


    In the drive for sustainability, new operators are looking to indoor farming to bring food closer to consumers.

  • Warehouse

    Digital era brings growth


    The digital era has transformed both the expectations of consumers and the demands on retailers and distributors as people expect faster delivery and greater variety, all of which has had a profound impact on the property market.

  • Warehouse

    Keep the industrial faith – it will pay off


    Industrial and logistics real estate is undergoing a transformational renaissance. Warehouses now form the spine of a modern supply chain.

  • Sheds and beds

    Sheds and beds: solving the capital’s space dilemma


    It’s a London thing. Such little supply and such voracious, global demand - a housing crisis, a drastic need for more employment land and one of the world’s biggest ecommerce consumer bases shopping 24 hours a day.

  • Yardi roundtable, Sheds Conference 2017

    The Distribution Revolution: impact of tech on logistics


    The rise of ecommerce has revolutionised the way we shop - but it has also transformed property logistics. Technology is helping retailers and carriers to manage stock movements, in-store click collect and home deliveries, but it is also a costly investment.

  • Sheds Conference Charles Spicer Savills

    Video: Talking Sheds - the distribution revolution


    As part of the 2017 PW Sheds Conference, Property Week teamed up with Yardi to present ‘Talking Sheds - the distribution revolution’, a series of interviews with leading names in logistics on how advances in technology will have a profound impact on suppliers and occupiers in the industrial and ...