Industrial & Logistics supplement

  • Slough Trading Estate
    Insight

    Slough Trading Estate: estate of evolution

    2017-05-25T06:00:00Z

    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
    Information

    Developers shy away from spec

    2017-05-25T05:57:00Z

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

  • 22 Bishopsgate, London
    Insight

    Consolidation centres: why offsite is on trend

    2017-05-25T05:00:00Z

    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
    Insight

    Work-life balance: solving the sheds space shortage

    2017-05-25T05:00:00Z

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

  • Indoor farming
    Insight

    Indoor farming: on to pastures new

    2017-05-24T20:23:00Z

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

  • Warehouse
    Insight

    Digital era brings growth

    2017-05-24T17:33:00Z

    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
    Insight

    Keep the industrial faith – it will pay off

    2017-05-24T17:12:00Z

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

  • Sheds and beds
    Insight

    Sheds and beds: solving the capital’s space dilemma

    2017-05-24T06:00:00Z

    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
    Insight

    The Distribution Revolution: impact of tech on logistics

    2017-05-23T12:29:00Z

    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
    Online

    Video: Talking Sheds - the distribution revolution

    2017-05-23T11:37:00Z

    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 ...