The rapid growth of e-commerce in China is a facet of the robust domestic consumption fueling demand for modern logistics facilities, according to Jeffrey H. Schwartz of Global Logistics Properties.
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News & Analysis
04 Nov 2013
The dramatic growth of e-commerce is driving demand for a product that can’t be obtained online — big box e-fulfillment centers.
24 Oct 2013
NorthPoint Development’s vice president of development Patrick Robinson on the inland distribution landscape of Kansas City, Mo., and the impact of overall economic recovery on tenancy in projects like Logistics Park Kansas City.
02 Oct 2013
Kane Is Able is expanding its transportation and distribution services by moving to a new 426,000 square foot distribution center in Atlanta.
30 Sep 2013
DB Schenker has opened a logistics center in Baraki, Japan, about 25 kilometers (approximately 15.5 miles) away from central Tokyo.
30 Sep 2013
Block Real Estate Services has started construction on its newest industrial park, Lenexa Logistics Centre, in Lenexa, Kan.
18 Sep 2013
03 Sep 2013
The Carlyle Group and The Townsend Group have partnered with Shanghai Yupei Group to invest in 17 warehouses in China, representing a combined equity commitment of $400 million.
29 Aug 2013
Logistics executives should be wary of an increase in theft over the U.S. Labor Day weekend.
21 Aug 2013
Supply Chain Solutions has entered into an agreement to lease 70,000 square feet at a warehouse facility in Carol Stream, Ill., to serve the Chicago area and beyond.