All Industrial & Logistics supplement articles – Page 2

  • Mia Hunt index
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    Industrial & logistics supplement

    2019-05-09T23:00:00Z

    In recent months, much has been made of companies taking warehouses to stockpile goods ahead of Brexit, but ask agents and institutional investors and they will tell you it has not quite been the phenomenon it was expected to be .

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    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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    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.

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    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

  • Warehouse lorries
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    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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    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

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    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.

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    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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    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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    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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    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. 

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    Six in the city: sheds of the future

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Property Week and Savills asked six architecture practices to design an ultra-urban logistics hub and residential hybrid for a 2.5-acre site in London. Here they present their forward-thinking concepts. 

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    Airbnb can show us the way forward

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    The UK real estate market has traditionally enjoyed long-term leases, making it a haven for global investors attracted by long-dated income. 

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    Affordable warehouse space crisis

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    With London industrial rents heating up, small businesses are being priced out of the market. Could ‘affordable warehouses’ be the solution? 

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    Occupational demand stayed strong in 2018

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Last year saw the third-highest annual take-up of big-box units on record, according to JLL data. 

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    Deliveroo: hungry for more

    2019-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Deliveroo’s success with its Editions formula has pitted it against the big players in the hunt for suitable industrial sites. Mia Hunt reports

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    Electric avenue: local authority investments

    2019-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Councils are attempting to cut pollution levels by encouraging businesses to use electric vehicles. Nick Hughes considers what this could mean for logistics companies

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    Local authority investments: too hot to handle

    2019-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Councils have been widely buying up shopping centres and offices but are showing more caution when it comes to industrial assets. Adam Branson asks if the public sector should embrace the logistics market

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    ‘The world’s most sustainable shed’

    2019-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Office buildings have undergone a wellbeing revolution but the industrial sector has been slow to catch up. Baytree hopes to be ahead of the curve with its innovative new warehouse. 

  • Jonathan Maher
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    Five minutes with Jonathan Maher

    2019-02-20T13:40:00Z

    Bericote Properties’ development director on diving, driving and the devil in disguise