Companies looking for warehousing to the west of London will increasingly face an uphill struggle to find anything suitable as supply heads towards an all-time low. The Western Corridor Industrial & Logistics Market Report from real estate advisory firm JLL found that record levels of demand in H1 2018 were being met by a decreasing pool of available properties. The report calculated that take-up was 2.8 million sq ft in H1 across the Western Corridor, which includes towns in the […]
New research reveals that, despite concerns about the economy, more companies intend to expand their warehousing than reduce it in the next two years.
Hicks Logistics has moved into warehousing after the acquisition of a 20,000ft² industrial unit next to its Caldicot base on the Severn Bridge Industrial Estate. The company hopes the diversification will boost its annual turnover from £7.5m to around the £10m mark, and has taken on ten more staff taking its team to 80.
The North East Freight Partnership wants to hear operator views on the impact Brexit will have on the logistics sector in the North East.