Whether they have been forced to consider second-hand space because of a lack of new buildings or prefer it for cost reasons, occupiers have become used to a wide choice of warehouses. Now, however, they are facing a reduced supply. Overall, the amount of second-hand space available in units above 100,000ft² fell by 4% in 2012, according to CBRE’s UK Occupier Market Overview. This is lower than the 29% reduction in new space in that size band but the second-hand […]
Bibby Distribution has won a warehousing and distribution contract with coffee company Lavazza.
Panther Warehousing has completed a management buyout (MBO), backed by private equity firm Lloyds Development Capital (LDC).
UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) chief executive Roger Williams is to hand over the reins later this month to his successor, Peter Ward (pictured), following 15 years at the organisation.