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31 Mar 2014
With the spring retail season at hand, the U.S. economy showing signs of accelerating and the import peak season six months away, there’s growing concern that shippers and their supply chains will feel the impact unless systemic problems with how containers flow from ships through ports to inland destinations are addressed.
15 May 2013
CenterPoint Properties has broken ground on an 87,975 square foot build-to-suit redevelopment in Elk Grove Village, Ill.
Cushman & Wakefield’s largest deal year-to-date involved a 367,999 square foot, long-term lease for Waters of America in Woodridge, Ill.
13 May 2013
Chicago continues to be one of the “hottest industrial leasing markets” in the country, according to Britt Casey, executive director of Cushman & Wakefield.
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01 May 2013
Sustained nationwide growth in the construction and absorption of warehouse space indicates that the recovery in the industrial real estate market is here to stay.
01 May 2013
Barcoding Inc. has purchased Lake Zurich, Ill.-based Miles Technologies.
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01 May 2013
Roadrunner Transportation Systems on April 30 announced two acquisitions.
22 Apr 2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has opened three new Centers of Excellence and Expertise, featuring base metals in Chicago; industrial and manufacturing materials in Buffalo, N.Y.; and machinery in Laredo, Texas.