Industrial & Logistics supplement

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    Insight

    Service culture will transform the sector

    2019-05-08T23:00:00Z

    Service providers have entered the real estate sector on the back of the rise in the service economy, sitting between the landlord and the tenant. The latter generally no longer signs a long lease and increasingly takes on less of the occupational risk, such as being subject to market rent ...

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    Insight

    Social commerce is a logistical challenge

    2019-05-08T23:00:00Z

    The European industrial and logistics sector remains in rude health, with take-up and investment volumes robust following what was a record 2017.

  • Michael Green index
    Insight

    Five minutes with Michael Green

    2019-05-08T11:00:00Z

    Aviva Investors Real Assets head of UK industrial and logistics on digitisation, good rum and collecting Lego

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    Insight

    Will sheds retain value?

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Changes in the supply chain and considerable attention from the most sophisticated global capital have pushed the UK logistics sector to centre stage. 

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    Insight

    Q&A: St Modwen on its spec plans

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Property director Rupert Joseland tells Richard Williams about the firm’s ambition to become a big player in the industrial and logistics sector

  • Mia Hunt index
    Insight

    Industrial and logistics: urban outfits

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    The industrial and logistics sector continues to be the shining star of the property market. Demand is increasing unabated and rents and asset values keep going up, up and up.

  • The golden triangle
    Insight

    The golden triangle: end of a golden era?

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    The ‘golden triangle’ may be the UK’s premier logistics hub, but are online shopping and the challenge of automation threatening its status? Property Week asks whether the industrial hotspot is keeping pace. 

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    News

    No end in sight for spec space race

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Developers and investors are optimistic about the sector’s short- and long-term prospects. 

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    Insight

    Cubic feet vs square feet: entering a new dimension?

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    As automation accelerates the rise of multi-level warehouses, arguments for valuing assets in cubic not square feet have resurfaced.

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    Insight

    South East councils need to take a risk

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    The industrial and logistics sector is forecast to be in the upper quartile of asset performance in 2019 and is currently faring well considering the market uncertainty and political situation.