All Industrial & Logistics supplement articles

  • I&L shutterstock_148105610_sirtravelalot
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    Logistics demand looks set to grow

    2021-12-03T00:00:00Z

    The findings of Property Week, Savills and Tritax Symmetry’s fifth annual Industrial and Logistics Census, in association with Analytiqa, demonstrate that lack of supply is one of the biggest challenges facing the sector.

  • Generator - Day
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    A whole other storey

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    As St George and SEGRO gear up to build their first multi-storey scheme, Property Week investigates what this may spell for the I&L market.

  • Suez Canal
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    From just-in-time to just-in-case

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Amid Covid-19, the US/China trade war, soaring labour costs and Brexit, businesses are having to reassess their supply chains.

  • Warehouse
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    I&L space shortage points to an uncertain future

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Over the past few months, the national media has been full of stories about shortages. Energy, HGV drivers, supermarket products, petrol… you name it, Britain is short of it. Another shortage that hasn’t made the national headlines, but is being closely monitored by the property industry, is that of industrial ...

  • Warehouse investment
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    Time to ramp up spec space development

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    An increase in spec schemes could help meet rising demand for shed space from occupiers and investors. 

  • Delivery bikes
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    The dark-store revolution

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Surging demand for delivery services over the past 20 months has had significant implications for urban logistics, with growth in the on-demand grocery delivery market giving rise to several new companies offering deliveries within minutes.

  • Digital automation
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    Committing to ESG

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    As COP26 has shone a spotlight on the need for collective action to reach net zero, how is the logistics industry advancing in this changing landscape?

  • logistics supply
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    Breaking the vicious circle of logistics supply

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    This sector is trapped in a vicious circle. We’ve been seeing for years that logistics supply is not keeping pace with demand. 

  • SEGRO Park Hayes
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    Can beds really mix with sheds?

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    With the amount of warehouse space required for every new home built rising, and with ecommerce increasing demand further still, Property Week asks whether it’s time to consider the co-location of sheds and residential.

  • Natasha Ryan
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    Five minutes with… Natasha Ryan, Savills associate director

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Savills associate director on working in such a social industry, horse riding and her love of travel.

  • PW I&L supplement cover - 19 November 2021 index
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    Industrial & Logistics supplement November 2021

    2021-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Savills data underlines the need for speculative development - Sector on the cusp of a multi-storey revolution - Why just-in-time model is out for supply chains - Pros and cons of co-locating resi and sheds - Five minutes with Savills associate director Natasha Ryan

  • Amazon
    Insight

    The regional space race

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    As occupiers compete for space in UK cities, investors are looking beyond traditional hotspots such as London to the regions.

  • Vertical farming
    Insight

    The rise of vertical farming

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    The recent boom in warehouse take-up in response to unprecedented levels of online shopping has been well documented over the past 16 months. 

  • Data i&l
    Online

    Rental growth set to exceed forecasts

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Predicted 3.6% growth per year to 2025 likely to be exceeded amid record-low vacancy levels and high demand.

  • Fleet vehicles
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    Parking sites are in demand

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    A sustained increase in demand from consumers for speedy deliveries has put pressure on logistics operators to further expand their vehicle fleets. So, it is not surprising that we are now seeing a new trend emerging in the logistics sector of increased requirements from operators looking for land specifically for ...

  • CS Dentons logistics warehouse
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    The changing face of the logistics market

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    It’s no secret that the industrial and logistics sector is booming. Take-up in the first half of the year continued to soar and investment activity also sky-rocketed to a new record high of £6bn, according to data from Knight Frank. That’s 54% more than the previous high recorded in H1 ...

  • London traffic
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    Businesses must consolidate deliveries to cut emissions

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Efficient estate management makes good business sense, and the extent to which building management can also support businesses in achieving their ESG and net zero carbon ambitions is coming into sharp focus.

  • Slough Trading Estate (Leigh Road) beehives
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    It’s not easy being green

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    As developers are forced to undertake costly biodiversity assessments on new schemes, Property Week reports on the long-term implications for the sector.

  • View10_Podium
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    Beds and sheds: a capital idea?

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Regal London planning director Steve Harrington tells Property Week about its Wembley and Orchard Wharf schemes and the challenges of delivering large-scale beds-and-sheds developments in the capital.

  • PW I&L supplement cover - September 2021
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    Industrial & Logistics supplement September 2021

    2021-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Rents set to outstrip predicted 3.6% growth per year to 2025 - The drive to improve sector’s biodiversity - Investors are looking beyond usual hotspots - Regal London planning director on beds-and-sheds push - Five minutes with Bridget Outtrim, director in Savills’ I&L team