Industrial Real Estate Outlook: 2019

NFI

Driven by the rise of ecommerce and the demand for next-day and two-day shipping, industrial real estate capacity continues to tighten while rents and cost per square foot rises. Real Estate Distribution Supply Chain Warehousing

The Changing Landscape of Real Estate in the Logistics Industry

Logistics Bureau

Real Estate in the Logistics Industry: A Changing Landscape. Instead of shipping orders consolidated onto pallets bound for retail outlets, the warehouse is the point of origin for small orders dispatched directly to customers’ homes.

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Finding a Warehouse in Today’s High-Demand Market

Talking Logistics

It has the potential to be not only be a powerful, industry-leading storage and shipping center, but also the literal hub of your logistics — including returns, reshipments, and other nuanced supply chain tasks. When you look at the residential real estate market, the speed of the current buying market is easy to see. The same patterns are echoing throughout the industrial real estate market as well.

Emerging Options for Omni-Commerce Logistics Strategy

Supply Chain Network

As this post is about the logistics strategies and approaches to support Omni-Commerce I will not deal with the front end ordering or online technologies, but rather the logistics surrounding where product will be stocked, picked and shipped from for either delivery or pick up by your customers.

Toys“R”Us, Canada partners with SCI Logistics to Open New DC

Supply Chain Network

facility is strategically positioned to receive goods from overseas and domestic manufacturers who can now ship directly to British Columbia for distribution to local Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us stores. Emerging Trends News & Info Professional Communications Real Estate Retail Supply Chain Management Support Services & Industry Initiatives Third Party Logistics

AR and VR in Logistics and Shipping: Key Advantages Offered

Cerasis

Soon, the promise of both techniques was realized by many industries like retail, eCommerce, real estate, and critical industries like healthcare. The post AR and VR in Logistics and Shipping: Key Advantages Offered appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Two-day Shipping Has Helped Double Warehouse Land Prices

Supply Chain Nation

Two-day Shipping Has Helped Double Warehouse Land Prices. All of this has led the average cost of land for large warehouses to double last year to over $100,000 an acre, from about $50,000 in 2016, according to data from real estate firm CBRE.

Ship Mate App Finds Smooth Sailing - UCLA Anderson School of.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate. Ship Mate App Finds Smooth Sailing. Mike Jirout (MBA ’10) thought his brother Jan was on to something when he created an app for their “big, Italian family” to use on their biennial reunion cruise, so they teamed up to launch Ship Mate. “He

Trending Transportation News: February 2016

PLS Logistics

ISM uses the NMI index to measure non-manufacturing growth and found the economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector continued to grow especially in finance/insurance, real estate/rental, agriculture, health care and public administration. Retailers aren’t traditionally set up for real-time inventory and customer fulfillment. Both offices opened to better support the company’s shipping and carrier partners. Non-Manufacturing Grows for 72 nd Straight Month.

Vacancies for US Industrial Space Lowest Since 2000

EFT

industrial real estate market continues to be driven by the digital economy creating high demand for space in warehouses and distribution centres across the country, according to BBG, a national commercial real estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm.

Supply Chain Facilities Management: It’s More Than Just Facilities

Cerasis

Supply chains can affect virtually any industry, including healthcare, food service, education, retail, and corporate real estate providers. Gain insight into energy costs in the warehouse, shipping center, brick-and-mortar stores and yard.

Why is Blockchain the Next Big Thing in Supply Chain Innovation?

AFFLINK

For the past few years, blockchain technology has been hitting the news regularly, being implemented in everything from real estate transactions to the financial sector.

What You Need to Know About the State of eCommerce Logistics

Cerasis

Meanwhile, eCommerce is catalyzing significant changes in retail real estate as more companies vie for warehouse space and transportation services to meet a growing number of online orders, explains Alexander Frei and John Morris of Area Development. As a result, warehouses can ship more packages. Predictive, Real-Time Analytics Are King of eCommerce Logistics Strategy. International Shipping and Fulfillment Processes Are Getting More Complicated.

3D Printing Changes the Supply Chain

Kinaxis

Their rationale was, if businesses can produce parts easily on-site, instead of off-shore or elsewhere domestically, that could impact the UPS global market for shipping and logistics and cut into revenue.

Why are Inventory Optimization Algorithms Important?

Valogix

How many offer real inventory optimization and why is this important? The costs for most items are steadily increasing, real estate costs and taxes are up and shipping costs are through the roof. There are a lot of inventory planning solutions from all around the world.

Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX)

Freightos

The S&P 500 works because it taps into real, live data , with a representative sample selected by a committee of analysts along with the right methodology. Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX). By Zvi Schreiber, CEO, Freightos.

The Future of the Supply Chain is More Warehouses, Everywhere

AFFLINK

Not only are the remaining e-commerce companies forced to compete against each other, the must also complete against the e-commerce giant to offer amenities such as low prices, one-click ordering, and one- or two-day shipping. Over the last decade, there has been a flowering of e-commerce.

Will Warehouses Eventually Go Dark?

Enterra Insights

Thanks to the popularity of e-commerce, warehouses are some of the hottest properties in real estate. David Sparkman, head of David Sparkman Consulting, reports, “Empty stores and shopping centers are increasingly being converted into warehouse and e-commerce distribution centers, according to the global industrial real estate firm CBRE, which examined in detail two dozen such projects ranging from southern California to Baltimore.”[2]

Doing Business in China

QAD

Key services include transportation, wholesale and retail trade, hotels, catering and food service, financial services and real estate. Shipping. China boasts one of the oldest, most advanced civilizations on Earth, with a history going back as far as 2070 B.C.

China 90

The West Coast Warehouse Market Was About to Settle Down … Then Trump Tweeted

American Global Logistics

Supply Chain Dive -Container ships and real estate deals don’t move as fast a trade policy — at least not these days. The vessels heading into West Coast ports with goods from Asia are coming into crowded shores. The Port of Los Angeles has been breaking its volume records for months, and April 2019 was […]. The post The West Coast Warehouse Market Was About to Settle Down … Then Trump Tweeted appeared first on AGL.

Elementum Reports: The Most Transformative Supply Chain Technologies of the Year (So Far)

Elementum

Successful companies continuously abandon traditional methods that lack flexibility, replacing them with systems that enable real-time action. Information services, real estate, retail, fashion, and law, are just some of the industries banking on blockchain. Walmart’s Frank Yiannas, vice president of food safety, refers to this technology as the equivalent of FedEx tracking for food: “You’re capturing real-time data at every point, on every single food product.”.

This Week in Logistics News (December 31, 2018 – January 4, 2019)

Talking Logistics

req’d) [Former Waymo engineer] forms new self-driving truck biz (CCJ) Toys and televisions litter island beaches after cargo ship loses containers (Dutch News). Alexa, ship me some more toilet paper!”. warehouse vacancy currently stands at 4.3%, according to real-estate firm CBRE Inc.,

Looking Beyond Blockchain/Supply Chain Hype

Enterra Insights

Chao Cheng-Shorland ( @ChaoShorland ), Co-Founder and CEO of ShelterZoom, writes, “There are many impactful blockchain business use cases for industries like real estate, legal, government and financial services. The manufacture, assembly and shipping of goods and raw materials are now complex operations that span continents. … When used for shipping and logistics, the blockchain can make it easy to track large-scale shipments and individual packages.”

DIM Weight Pricing Explained!

Supply Chain Game Changer

E-Commerce/Last Mile Delivery: Stop Shipping Air and Empty Boxes! The 2014 holiday season marked the last Q4 end-of-year sales period where packages shipped based on actual weight. This has changed the way freight companies calculate shipping charges. Subscribe Here!

A convincing industry approach: SupplyOn’s Rail Community boosts the efficiency of the railway industry

SupplyOn

The Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), with around 34,000 employees, a transport network of over 3,000 kilometers and almost a half billion passengers per year, is the national railway company of Switzerland, consisting of the four divisions Passenger Transportation, Cargo, Infrastructure and Real Estate. SBB relies on RailSupply to significantly improve efficiency in purchasing and procurement logistics.

Freightera Wins 2020 Ready to Rocket Placement Among Top Technology Companies in British Columbia

Freightera

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 15, 2020 (Newswire.com) – Freightera , a leading online freight marketplace offering instant freight quotes and streamlining shipping operations for manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors in Canada and the U.S.,

A Whole New World: Is Digitalization the Answer?

BluJay Solutions

Yet, some of the world’s largest companies today do just that; Uber does not own taxis, Airbnb does not own real estate and Facebook does not create content. The recent alliance of Japan’s top three shipping companies , Nippon Yusen K.K,

Elementum Reports: The Most Transformative Supply Chain Technologies of the Year (So Far)

Elementum

Successful companies continuously abandon traditional methods that lack flexibility, replacing them with systems that enable real-time action. Information services, real estate, retail, fashion, and law, are just some of the industries banking on blockchain. Walmart’s Frank Yiannas, vice president of food safety, refers to this technology as the equivalent of FedEx tracking for food: “You’re capturing real-time data at every point, on every single food product.”.

Resiliency; the Fine Art of Balancing E-commerce & Brick and Mortar Investments

Supply Chain Nation

The rise in single item orders or simply the transition from bulk distribution to each level picking alone is cause for an infrastructure alignment in most warehouses and consideration on how to more efficiently ship goods for every brand.

Optimizing Inventory Management for Online Retail

RELEX Solutions

After real estate, labor, and all manner of other costs, keeping inventory in your own warehouses isn’t cheap. Shipping costs also rise steeply when retailers need to quickly transport purchased items from multiple suppliers to their customer.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

It will allow for the automation of more complex warehousing tasks, such as unloading shipping containers and picking packets or individual e-commerce orders. Last-mile distribution demand is transforming urban real estate in various ways, including: ?

The Last Mile of Delivery: Getting Shorter and Ever More Important

FLEXE

Shipping accuracy is now a critical part of the buying experience for shoppers. In some cases, even two-day shipping is too long. That model was designed for bulk fulfillment to retail stores and worked when longer ship times for eCommerce orders was the norm.

The 3 Biggest Problems Your Logistics Teams Will Face in Q4 and How to Solve Them with On-Demand Warehousing

FLEXE

Roger’s biggest pain point is managing increasing shipping costs for both direct-to-consumer and bulk fulfillment to retail stores, and knows he’s going to hit capacity in Q4 with the impending demand. The holidays are coming.

Understanding E-Commerce Fulfillment: Definition, Process, Resources!

Supply Chain Game Changer

A 2018 study found that free shipping was the number one feature for online shoppers. In addition, shipping costs are a major factor in shopping cart abandonment. Speed matters also: 25 percent stopped orders when shipping was too slow. Order Fulfillment: Pick, Pack, and Ship.

Reversing globalisation: Near shoring, reshoring or staying put?

EFT

Alongside this trade revolution, shipbuilding became cheaper and the ships themselves bigger and more efficient. Image Caption: Image by Michal Jarmoluk from Pixabay Précis: Cheap labour and even cheaper shipping made offshoring incredibly attractive.