Distribution Centers

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

Commentary

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News & Analysis

24 Jul 2017
US shippers are increasingly setting up warehouses and distribution centers in the Lehigh Valley, from which they are a 60- to 80-mile dray from the Port of New York and New Jersey.
14 Jul 2017
A consortium of Chinese investors has made an $11.6 billion offer for GLP, paying a huge premium for the Singapore-listed logistics property developer.
12 Jul 2017
The amount of available warehouse and distribution space in the United States hits a 16-year low.
12 Jul 2017
Some of the largest and most congested US metropolitan areas have shorter last-mile delivery runs on average than smaller cities, a CBRE survey shows.
07 Jul 2017
Online marketplaces and mobile apps are challenging decades-old business models for industrial distributors as use of e-commerce channels grows, a UPS survey finds.
26 May 2017
Beauty is not skin-deep for European Wax Center: It depends on logistics.
01 May 2017
It’s the first time the community has responded this way to a new fulfillment center in what is already a major US inland logistics hub.
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.