Distribution Centers

News coverage of distribution centers, freight indexes, service providers and more.

Commentary

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News & Analysis

27 Apr 2017
Demand for warehouse and distribution space was unabated in the first quarter despite low vacancy rates and increasing rents.
17 Apr 2017
Prologis says first US port-adjacent, multi-story distribution facility in Seattle could be followed by others in major port cities.
29 Mar 2017
World's largest retailer plans to build a $135 million import distribution center.
27 Feb 2017
“The Teamsters are out of control.”
24 Feb 2017
US retailers are seeking the right balance between in-store and online inventories.
03 Feb 2017
The locations broadly reflect the scramble by e-tailers and support logistics industries to find warehouse space of all sizes.
03 Feb 2017
A new tenant plans to build the largest-ever speculative building constructed in the area.
27 Jan 2017
The potential benefits are significant, lowering costs and paving the way for further import growth.
12 Jan 2017
Investment continues to pour into the China logistics sector to support rapidly growing e-commerce and the demand for modern warehousing.
06 Jan 2017
High demand for warehouse and distribution space means shippers must act quickly.