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Md. planning commission OKs logistics center, thought to be Amazon fulfillment center, in Prince George’s Co.  WTOP

A plan to build a 4-million-square-foot warehouse — believed to be an Amazon fulfillment center — in Westphalia, Maryland, just took a step forward.


Amazon fulfillment center approved in Prince George's County  FOX 5 DC

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (FOX 5 DC) — A proposal for an Amazon facility in the Westphalia Town Center in Prince George's County has been approved ...


A. Duie Pyle opens up Maine-based integrated logistics center  Logistics Management

Company officials said that the driver for this new location was to provide the company with the opportunity to be closer to its shipper customers in Maine and ...


These residents might have welcomed Amazon’s HQ2. But they don’t want its warehouse.  The Washington Post

Amazon has not yet confirmed that it plans to build a logistics center in Prince George's County, but the message from hundreds of residents who attended two ...


Residents of Prince George’s Co. neighborhood wary of new proposed merchandise logistics center  WTOP

Anxious residents of the Westphalia Community Center — a young community in Prince George's County, Maryland — filled every seat in the grand room of the ...


LPC to build logistics center in Carol Stream Jul 17, 2019 11:38 AM  Chicago Daily Herald

CAROL STREAM -- Logistics Property Company, a logistics real estate platform focused on the acquisition, development and management of properties, has ...


Sources: Amazon logistics center planned for Prince George's County  FOX 5 DC

Two county sources confirmed to FOX 5 that Amazon is planning to occupy a nearly 700000 square-foot logistics center in Upper Marlboro at the Westphalia ...


E-commerce continues to spur logistics industry growth on Atlanta's Southside - Atlanta Business Chronicle  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Atlanta's Southside has long been the first stop for goods on their way to customers throughout the Southeast. The region's close proximity to air, rail and ...


Amazon putting a large distribution center in South Richmond, creating 150 new jobs  Richmond.com

Online retail giant Amazon is leasing space for a large distribution center along Interstate 95 in South Richmond, creating 150 jobs.


Amazon bringing new facility, dozens of new jobs to Richmond  WWBT NBC12 News

The new project will add 150 jobs to Amazon's existing workforce of more than 10000 full-time employees in Virginia.


Linden Logistics Center breaks ground near Tremley Point  MyCentralJersey.com

Linden Logistics Center is an eight-building, 4.1 million-square-foot warehouse on a 350-acre tract near the city's Tremley Point industrial area.


A massive ‘merchandise logistics center’ is teed up for Westphalia. Is Amazon coming to Prince George's?  Washington Business Journal

The center will employ upward of 1500 across four floors.


ZXP Technologies Signs 89K-SF Distribution Center Lease  ConnectCRE

ZXP Technologies inked a deal with landlord Pontikes Development to take down 89445 square feet of industrial space at Port 10 Logistics Center.


As U.S. 'superstar' cities thrive, weaker ones get left behind  Reuters

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - In the depths of the financial crisis, when the world was shunning debt and battening down for the worst, city officials here zagged ...


Officials: Amazon exploring a massive logistics center in Prince George’s County  Washington Post

Amazon is pursuing plans to open a giant logistics and supply center in Prince George's County, Md., a relatively short distance from its new Northern Virginia ...


Construction Begins on Massive Logistics Center in Linden  GlobeSt.com

LINDEN NJ—A project that will at full build-out will total 4.1-million square feet of new warehousedistribution space here has broken ground. Last…


Logistics center opens in Saco, plans to hire 20  Mainebiz

A Pennsylvania-based shipping and logistics company, A. Duie Pyle, has opened a *service* center in Saco, and expects to employ 20 full-time workers in the ...


GeigerBTC Opens Logistics Hub in the Netherlands  Advertising Specialty Institute

GeigerBTC, Top 40 distributor Geiger's (asi/202900) division in the United Kingdom, has opened a new logistics office in Rotterdam, Netherlands to support its ...


Biz News: Surf City high-rise business complex is sold for $97 million  Los Angeles Times

Ocean Plaza, an office and retail complex in Huntington Beach, was sold recently for $97.25 million, according to a news release.


Thomas climbs high on Air Force ladder  Dothan Eagle

Eufaula native Alphonso Thomas, who grew up at Chattahoochee Court, is now the Director of Engineering and Technical Management at the Air Force ...


The Flynn Co. announces lease at Logan logistics center  NJBIZ

Marlton-based The Flynn Co. announced it completed a long term lease at 2100 Center Square Road in Logan Township. The 106,655-square-foot Class-A ...


A. Duie Pyle Announces Opening of New Integrated Logistics Center in Saco, ME  GlobeNewswire

New location allows the premier transportation provider to better serve a growing Maine and northern New Hampshire customer base.


599th Trans. Bde. facilitates MAG-24 upload operations at Pearl Harbor  United States Army

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii -- Members of the 599th Transportation Brigade partnered with Fleet Logistics Center Pearl Harbor to facilitate upload of cargo and ...


Real estate transactions: Ontellus, PBK, ZXP Technologies ink big leases  Houston Chronicle

Commercial real estate leases and sales in the Houston area.


Sri Lankan Cargo Company Adds Service to Pittsburgh Airport  businessjournaldaily.com

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Expo Freight, a Sri Lanka-based freight forwarder, is making Pittsburgh International Airport a cargo distribution point in conjunction with ...


Amazon Creating 150 New Jobs At Virginia Facility  Business Facilities Magazine

Amazon, Inc. will establish a new specialty fulfillment and last-mile delivery center on the Virginia Interstate 95 Logistics Center site in the City of Richmond, VA.


STRATACACHE Announces Opening of New Singapore Warehouse and Logistics Center  PRNewswire

DAYTON, Ohio, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- STRATACACHE today announced the opening of a new 15000 square foot warehouse and logistics center in the ...


Advance, Greek break ground for 4M s/f logistics center  Real Estate Weekly

A joint venture of Advance Realty Investors, Greek Development and PGIM Real Estate, announced that it has broken ground on Linden Logistics Center – a ...


U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes dip for week ending July 6, says AAR  Logistics Management

Rail carloads––at 220759––fell 8.2%, and intermodal units––at 227700––were off 6.9%.


Quiet Logistics opens Los Angeles area fulfillment center  DC Velocity

La Palma, Calif., site becomes fifth facility in planned expansion to 10 to 12 sites as new parent companies fund growth.


State Roundup, July 19, 2019  MarylandReporter.com

Buy Local Cookout at Government House; lots of congressional news in today's roundup, with Rep. Elijah Cummings going on the offensive in a child separation ...


Gulf Corp. Begins 132K-SF IH-35 Logistics Center  ConnectCRE

Dallas-based Gulf Corp. broke ground on IH-35 Logistics Center, a 131718-square-foot, speculative industrial development in Laredo, TX.


Skechers Q2 earnings, sales beat Street; guidance strong  Chain Store Age

Skechers is off and running after reporting a second quarter that included a 19.8% rise in international sales and strong third-quarter earnings and sales ...


New GE logistics center in Murray to bring 100-110 jobs  The Union-Recorder

CHATSWORTH, Ga. — A planned $32 million logistics center for GE Appliances in Murray County will create 100 to 110 jobs, according to Illya Copeland, ...


Van Logistics Center Project for the sleeves rolled up! - RayHaber  RaillyNews

With its location, the branches were rolled up for the Van Logistics Center Project, which will turn Van, one of the most important cities of the region and the ...


3PL Takes 580K SF in Perris Logistics Center  ConnectCRE

June 25, 2019. Kenco Logistics Services, LLC, one of the largest woman-owned, third-party logistics companies in the U.S., signed a 579,708-square-foot lease ...


Massive warehouse with more than 1 million square feet expected to be completed by end of the year  PennLive

A massive warehouse in Cumberland County is currently under construction.


Hub Group announces plans to open up second Chicago-area HQ  Logistics Management

Hub said that the primary driver for this building, which is set to open in September 2020, is to accommodate increasing staffing levels while it scales up to meet ...


New life for an old building | News  The Herald Argus

WESTVILLE – Thanks to the combined efforts of government and business leaders, a once-vacant Westville warehouse is seeing new life.


In Focus: Last-Mile Distribution Drives Industrial Demand in Secondary Markets  Area Development Online

Retailers are rethinking their supply chain management and locating closer to the end customer to meet their lightning-fast delivery expectations.


News - AMCOM hosts briefings to industry  DVIDS

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. – The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command hosted Team Redstone's 2019 Center of Excellence – Advance Planning Briefings ...


Fernley Victory Logistics District to develop 4300 acres of industrial land  Nevada Appeal

Plans to develop a 4300-acre premier distribution, manufacturing and commercial center east of Fernley were announced Tuesday at a press conference by ...


Truckload and intermodal pricing see gains in June, notes Cass and Broughton  Logistics Management

Truckload pricing, which measure linehaul rates, increased 0.9% annually, to 135.9, in June, and intermodal pricing was up 3.9% in June, to 142.0.


radar over-the-horizon surveillance  Military & Aerospace Electronics

ROTHR works with HF radar waves that bounce off the ionosphere to provide long-range over-the-horizon radar coverage, similarly to shortwave radio.


24Seven Snags 405K SF at North Bay Logistics Center  ConnectCRE

July 1, 2019. Connect Bay Area is coming up July 18, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco. Get more information, and register to attend on this link. 24Seven ...


Pressure from Amazon may be forcing retailers to offer more shipping options, notes new survey  Logistics Management

Half of the nearly 3000 consumers surveyed said they avoid retailers that do not offer free shipping, and 84% said they've specifically made a purchase because ...


Driver turnover rates head in opposite directions, says ATA  Logistics Management

The first quarter turnover rate for large fleets with more than $30 million in revenue increased 5% to 83%, which was lower than the 2018 average rate of 89% ...


Bixby Buys Beyond Cali  Orange County Business Journal

Newport Beach-based Bixby Land Co. bought nearly 900,000 square feet of industrial space in Atlanta and Dallas on undisclosed terms. The acquisition adds ...


What it's like in a giant Amazon fulfilment center ahead of Prime Day  Business Insider

This year, Prime Day will be last 48 hours for the first time — which means the e-commerce giant will experience incredibly high demand.


Zalando is building a huge logistics center in the Netherlands to enable further growth in Western Europe  EU-Startups

This summer, Berlin-based e-commerce giant Zalando will begin construction of a 140,000 square metre logistics centre in Bleiswijk near Rotterdam.


Pittsburgh International Airport named Cargo Distribution Center for Sri Lanka-based freight forwarder through Qatar Airways Cargo  GlobeNewswire

PITTSBURGH, July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As Qatar Airways Cargo nears its two-year anniversary in Pittsburgh, the cargo route received a significant ...


Poste Italiane opens €50 million e-commerce logistics hub  Post and Parcel

Jul 17, 2019 | E-Commerce, Parcel, Post | 0. Poste Italiane opens €50 million e-commerce logistics hub. A new logistics hub to speed up operations and boost ...


Camanchaca unveils new logistics center  Undercurrent News

Pesquera Camanchaca, the parent company of the dual-listed Chilean salmon farmer Salmones Camanchaca, has unveiled a new logistics center in ...


Economic successes and challenges remain at the logistics forefront  Logistics Management

A little while back, in this space, I wrote a blog with the following headline: “Is it time to be (a little) concerned about the economy?” Many of the points in that blog ...


Turkey continues to build logistics centers to boost trade flow  Daily Sabah

Located at the crossroads of the modern Silk Road, which is being revitalized by China, Turkey has accelerated its efforts to build logistics centers that...


Investments of more than 18 billion pesos for Yucatan  The Yucatan Times

“A total of 9 companies of local, national and international capital dedicated to the real estate, agro-industrial, hotel, medical and specialized sectors in cargo ...


Kroger Names Location of Another High-Tech Fulfillment Center  Retail Info Systems News

Grocery retailer The Kroger Co. and Ocado, one of the world's largest dedicated online grocery retailers, plan a new high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC) ...


Forest Park nabs more than 400 jobs with Kroger fulfillment center  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Grocery giant Kroger is expected to announce on Thursday plans to build a $55 million fulfillment center in Forest Park that will bring more than 400 jobs to ...


Availability of U.S. industrial & logistics real estate rises after 34 months of declines, says CBRE  Logistics Management

Research issued this week by Los Angeles-based industrial real estate firm CBRE pointed to a mild uptick in the second quarter availability rate for United States ...


Joint Venture Breaks Ground on 4.1 MSF Industrial Park in Linden, New Jersey  REBusinessOnline

This image shows an aerial rendering of the eight buildings at Linden Logistics Center in New Jersey, the first of which are slated to be delivered in late 2020.


Freight Transportation Service Index trends down again, reports BTS  Logistics Management

May's Freight reading, at 135.4, marks the second straight month of declines, falling 0.7% from April and 0.2% annually, with the latter well off an 8.6% annual ...


Rare South Sound prairie at center of economic battle. Will industry or nature win?  Tacoma News Tribune

NorthPoint Development seeks to build logistics site at Maytown property in Thurston County. Friends of Rocky Prairie are fighting to keep the parcel owned by ...


2019 State of Logistics: Air cargo  Logistics Management

Air cargo capacity outpaces demand as carriers regroup.


Nourison opens 3rd distribution center  Home Accents Today

Nourison is opening its third distribution center as part of its grander effort to accelerate its shipping times. Located in North Las Vegas, the floor coverings and ...


Dayton’s Stratacache opens new logistics center  Dayton Daily News

Dayton-based Stratacache has opened a 15,000-square-foot warehouse and logistics center in the Tampines Industrial Crescent in Singapore. “This new facility ...


Booming e-commerce industry is making NJ the Warehouse State  NJTV News

According to New Jersey's Department of Labor, the warehousing and storage industry added 25000 jobs in the last four years and it's already outpacing the ...


American Logistics Aid Network calls for preparation for Tropical Storm Barry  Logistics Management

The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN), a philanthropic, industry-wide organization that provides free logistics assistance to disaster relief organizations ...


Coyote Logistics rolls out new offering focused on digital freight platform enhancements  Logistics Management

Chicago-based transportation management services provider Coyote Logistics, a subsidiary of freight transportation and logistics services bellwether UPS, this ...


Diesel average heads down after first gain in eight weeks  Logistics Management

With a 0.004-cent decline, the national diesel average now stands at $3.051 per gallon. This comes on the heels of a 1.3-cent gain last week and 0.001-cent and ...


2019 State of Logistics: Third-party logistics (3PL) providers  Logistics Management

State of 3PL: More mergers and aquisitions on the horizon.


Kroger, Ocado Choose Georgia For High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center  Business Facilities Magazine

Grocery retailer Kroger Co. and online grocery retailer Ocado have announced plans for a new high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC) in Forest Park, GA.


Warehouse/DC Site Selection: Demand for space has never been stronger  Logistics Management

The need to meet same-day and next-day expectations has had a major impact on how warehouse and distribution center (DC) space is sought, secured and ...


Transportation firm relocates to Saco's Mill Brook Business Park  Biddeford Journal Tribune

SACO — One of the top transportation and logistics firms in the Northeastern United States has opened a 33,000-square-foot *service* facility in Saco's Mill Brook ...


Market Review | Global customer connectivity – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

By Abby Laub. The $310 million expansion of the UPS Centennial Ground hub in Louisville doubled the company's sort capacity to 85,000 packages per hour.


Logistics operator to make trial run via BTK railway soon, increase trade with Russia  Daily Sabah

Having recently agreed with Russian Railways Logistics to further develop transport and logistics activity and trade between Turkey and Russia, Turkish...


Midwestern LTL carrier LME Inc. closes its doors  Logistics Management

Roseville, Minnesota-based LME Inc., a Midwestern regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier, has shuttered its operations. A notice on LME's website that was ...


Record Numbers at Port of NY, NJ Track Logistics Boom  Commercial Property Executive

The Port of New York and New Jersey logged record-breaking cargo volume in the first five months of 2019 and the elevated activity level is further bolstering ...


2019 State of Logistics: Ocean cargo  Logistics Management

A. Duie Pyle opens up Maine-based integrated logistics center · Truckload and intermodal pricing see gains in June, notes Cass and Broughton · Driver turnover ...


6 killed, 51 schoolchildren injured in Taliban attack on Kabul  WFMZ Allentown

At least six people were killed and 116 more were wounded during a Taliban attack in the Afghan capital of Kabul, authorities said Monday.


Credit Suisse-led Fund Buys Korean Logistics Centers For $104 Mn  The Korea Economic Daily

A fund led by Credit Suisse Asset Management's real estate investment arm has acquired two logistics centers in South Korea for 120 billion won ($104 million),


Amazon might have a presence near Joint Base Andrews and residents are concerned  WJLA

Prince George's Chamber of Commerce President David Harrington is among the many who believe Amazon will occupy the space in the Westphalia ...


Bixby Land Co. Acquires 2-State Industrial Portfolio  Commercial Property Executive

Bixby Land Co. has acquired three Class A industrial properties totaling 857,000 square feet in Georgia and Texas. The company's portfolio now amounts to ...


Busan Port Authority to build logistics center in Rotterdam  Pulse News

South Korea's Busan Port Authority will build a logistics center near the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, the gateway to Europe, to mainly serve Korean ...


Amazon to open new logistics center near Bolesławiec  Warsaw Business Journal

US e-commerce giant Amazon has announced plans to open a new logistics center with an area of over 60,000 sqm in Okmany near Bolesławiec, in which over ...


Acer computer service center expands by over 50,000 SF in Lockport  REjournals.com

The Chicago office of Duke Realty has signed a lease with Acer *Service* Corporation, a repair and *service* provider for Acer computer products, for an additional ...


Turkey Will Be Logistics Center of the modern Silk Road - is rayhab  RaillyNews

Turkey Will Be Logistics Center of Modern Silk Road: Turkey, covered railway project stretching from China to England, establishing logistics centers 21.


Jury awards local developers $40.6 million in pipeline trespassing case  The Bakersfield Californian

A federal jury has awarded $40.6 million to Bakersfield developers who sued after discovering three petroleum pipelines under a property they were planning to ...


Railways company: Azerbaijan turns into major transit, logistics center  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - AzerNews) ByTrend A bilateral meeting of representatives of Azerbaijan and the US was held at Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, Tren.


Hundreds Convene In Portland To Block Zenith Oil Terminal Plans  OPB News

About 400 people packed a conference center at University of Portland Monday evening to oppose the expansion of the Zenith Energy oil terminal.


Financial Specialist Job in New Cumberland Defense Logistics Center, Pennsylvania - Department of the Army  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...


Descartes Datamyne reflects on current ocean cargo marketplace  Logistics Management

Brendan McCahill, senior vice president of trade data *content* at Descartes Datamyne, shares his views on the current ocean cargo arena.


Kenco Logistics Signs 580 KSF Lease in the Inland Empire  Commercial Property Executive

One of the largest woman-owned, third-party logistics firms in the country, the company will move into a 700000-square-foot building in Perris, Calif., later this ...


After Record Sale, Airbus Plans $10M Loudoun Expansion  Loudoun Now

In 1990, Airbus North American Holdings bought 13 acres in the Beaumeade Corporate Park for its new customer *service* and parts center. Two years later, a ...


GE Appliances investing $130 million, adding 300 jobs in Georgia  Chattanooga Times Free Press

GE Appliances is expanding in Northwest Georgia, adding 200 jobs and investing $75 million in its Roper Corp. plant in Walker County and in a new logistics ...


Wine direct-to-consumer shippers merge: Napa's Vin-Go, Sonoma County's Pack n' Ship  North Bay Business Journal

24Seven Enterprises picks one of Northern California's largest warehouses to expand recently merged Vin-Go and Pack n' Ship Direct amid expansion in ...


New Minister greenlights Cosco investments in Greek port of Piraeus with hotels and mall | TornosNews.gr  Tornos News International Edition

The Cosco-managed Piraeus Port Authority (PPA), the largest and busiest port facility in Greece and one of the most prominent in the eastern Mediterranean, ...


PM Borissov Seeks Support from the World Bank for the Sofia-Skopje-Tirana Corridor  Novinite.com

The World Bank to support the financing of the Sofia-Skopje-Tirana transport corridor and to take over the supervision. Prime This is for what Minister Boyko ...


Georgia Announces $130 Million Chinese Investment — Without Mentioning China  GlobalAtlanta

GE Appliances is planning to invest a total of $130 million in Georgia, a win for the state's Chinese investment efforts despite happening under a storied ...


Turkey gets in on $2-billion Silk Road logistics initiative  Logistics Middle East

The government has plans to open 21 logistics centres at the cross-roads of the Silk Road, nine of which are already operational according to Transport and ...


Emerging Market Update: Trade chaos places spotlight on promising new players  Logistics Management

While trade tensions with China have already disrupted many U.S. supply chains, analysts suggest that a recalibration of shipping and sourcing destinations is ...


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