The UK’s warehouse property stock will have vanished by the end of the decade due to demands from internet retailers, unless there is an unprecedented increase in construction. This is the conclusion in a logistics market report, which also found that warehousing space fell to a record low last year. Consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) said retailer and distributor requirements for logistics warehouses will exceed the country’s available stock by 7.6 million m2 by 2020 – even if current elevated […]
The continuing importance of Amazon to the UK and European warehousing markets has been underlined in the annual results of developer and landlord Segro.
Fashion retailer Next has made an art form out of integrating physical retail with its online presence, as its results for the 12 months to 25 January 2020 showed. But even it has not been immune from the impact of Covid-19.
Online retailer Ocado has ordered 27 Thermo King Advancer A400 trailers from Marshall Fleet Solutions as part of a fleet upgrade which will see it take delivery of 46 units from the manufacturer this year.