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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 ...


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 ...


Robots are scaling warehouse shelves to get stuff to you faster  Los Angeles Times

A logistics company partly owned by Related Cos. is searching for locations across North America to build its multistory robotic warehouses. Robots — and ...


Mobile Robotics Descend on Warehouse Operations  Logistics Management

Robots, including autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), are seeing rapid uptake in warehouses. The labor crunch and the ability of AMRs to offload manual travel ...


World Mobile Robots Market Analysis & Forecast (2017-2025) in Medical & Healthcare, Logistics & Warehousing, Defense, Domestic, Field Applications, and Entertainment  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Mobile Robots Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2025" report has ...


Logistics tech firm builds underground, automated warehouse  DC Velocity

Site in parking garage will support one-hour grocery delivery in Tel Aviv, CommonSense Robotics says.


CBRE research shows ongoing demand leads construction of new warehouses  Logistics Management

CBRE reported that there is more than 255 million square-feet of warehouse space under construction, with 70.2% of it being speculative. What's more, CBRE ...


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.


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

The proximity of Atlanta's Southside to the world's busiest airport, rail and interstate highways has made it a prime location for distribution facilities.


"Last Mile" Warehouse on Ashland Avenue to Break Ground This Summer  McKinley Park News

Logistics Property Company plans a Class A warehouse and shipping facility at 3711 S. Ashland Ave., with a completion date of first quarter 2020 and ...


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 ...


Amazon to build new warehouse in Virginia  WHSV

Retail giant Amazon is planning to open a new warehouse and delivery center in Virginia.


Comment: Adapting logistics for the on-demand economy  Logistics Middle East

Hozefa Saylawala, director of sales for the Middle East at Zebra Technologies, on how to modernise retailers' warehouses to meet growing expectations in the ...


Tom Barrack's Colony Capital explores sale of warehouse business - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

Tom Barrack's Colony Capital Inc. is exploring the sale of Colony Industrial, its unit that owns warehouses, according to people with knowledge of the matter.


Logistics company opens Saco warehouse  Press Herald

Northeast logistics company A. Duie Pyle has opened a new shipping center it built in Saco. The West Chester, Pennsylvania, company is hiring 20 full-time ...


ASOS warns on profit again after botching warehouse revamps  Yahoo Finance

British online fashion retailer ASOS warned on profits for the third time since December, saying problems ramping up warehouses in the United States and ...


DHL Supply Chain, Tetra Pak deploy first digital twin warehouse in Singapore  FutureIoT

In Singapore, DHL Supply Chain and Tetra Pak deployed first smart warehouse in Asia Pacific to use digital twin technology.


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 ...


Milwaukee logistics company buys Pewaukee warehouse  BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)

Last updated on May 15th, 2019 at 05:02 pm. An affiliate of a Milwaukee logistics company has purchased the Waukesha All Temp Storage warehouse building ...


Digital Innovation in the Modern Warehouse  Logistics Viewpoints

Digital innovation in the modern warehouse is a hot topic within the logistics industry. Executives from HighJump, SSI Schaefer, and Pepperl+Fuchs provided ...


Blackstone grabs $1bn in Japan warehouses, including Amazon site  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- U.S. investment firm Blackstone Group will spend over 100 billion yen ($926 million) to buy distribution centers in Japan, seeing room for growth in the ...


The Bot Revolution: 3PLs Go High-Tech to Streamline Warehouse Operations  Inbound Logistics

3PL executives charged with making their company's operations more efficient and cost-effective to the associates on the floor who pick the orders, all are ...


Free Trade Zone Warehouses Logistics Market will reach CAGR of 7.06%, Factors Influencing Future Market Drivers of Warehouse and Storage sector.  Financial Planning

Free Trade Zone Warehouses Logistics Market research report provides knowledgeable market data on the market drivers, present as well as upcoming growth ...


Finding the Right Fit for New Technologies and Automation in your Warehouse/DC  Logistics Management

In this white paper, Canon Solutions explores the challenges companies face when automating, explain why there's no need to rip-and-replace existing systems.


Machines, Software May Be Best Bet to Conquer Final Mile, Experts Say  Transport Topics Online

More than five years after a Christmas season in which UPS Inc. and Amazon.com offered refunds for late shipments, final-mile delivery still has plenty of kinks.


Blackstone said to seek sale of some warehouses  Finance and Commerce

Blackstone Group LP is talking with prospective buyers for some of the warehouses it will amass as part of an $18.7 billion acquisition agreed to last month with ...


Logistics executive Richard Murphy dies at 67  DC Velocity

Fourth-generation CEO of Murphy Logistics Solutions leaves legacy of business, conservation, and rock n' roll.


Blackstone Is Seeking Sale of Some Warehouses from GLP Deal  Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) -- Blackstone Group LP is talking with prospective buyers for some of the warehouses it will amass as part of an $18.7 billion acquisition agreed to ...


Amazon To Retrain Warehouse Workers for Better Jobs  Material Handling & Logistics

About 100000 warehouse workers will be trained by 2025, allowing them to move to better jobs.


All that online grocery shopping is causing a cold storage shortage  Los Angeles Times

Rising online grocery sales are driving up the need for cold-storage warehouses as millennials demand rapid delivery of increasingly fresher, healthier food.


4 Tech Trends Shaping the Future of Global Logistics  Entrepreneur

This is how Blockchain technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) will provide end to end visibility of the cargo.


Saratoga County Warehouse and Logistics Index set to be unveiled  The Saratogian

MALTA, N.Y. — The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, a Saratoga County-based economic development organization, will soon unveil the first-ever ...


Platforms and Blockchain Will Transform Logistics  Harvard Business Review

Major change is coming to the logistics and shipping industries – a transformation that promises to be even more dramatic than the move to third-party logistics a ...


Memphis company mentioned in Last Week Tonight with John Oliver for poor working conditions  The Commercial Appeal

In HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Monday, he mentions shipping company, XPO Logistics, for having poor working conditions.


Status Update: Tenants, investors still hungry for logistics space  Press-Enterprise

There has been no letup in the demand for industrial buildings in the Inland Empire, with both logistics operators and property investors hungry for space.


Amazon's Portland, Oregon, Facility Turns Down Safety Sirens After Worker Concerns  OPB News

Dozens of people rallied Wednesday outside an Amazon facility in Northwest Portland where some employees have raised concerns about working conditions.


Warburg Venture Bets on Warehouses as E-Commerce Booms in India  Bloomberg

Embassy Group, an Indian real-estate developer, that has partnered with Warburg Pincus, has spotted a winner in India's e-commerce slug-fest: logistics.


BRIEF-WDP To Build Logistics Warehouse Site For Barry Callebaut  Reuters

July 4 (Reuters) - WDP: * TO BUILD LOGISTICS WAREHOUSE SITE FOR BARRY CALLEBAUT AT INDUSTRIAL PARK E17/4 IN LOKEREN; SITE TO BE ...


CBRE: logistics real estate supply ticked up slightly in second quarter  DC Velocity

Expansion breaks nearly nine-year trend of declining warehouse space in historically tight market.


Blackstone Buys Japan Warehouse Portfolio From Mapletree  Mingtiandi

Blackstone has snapped up a portfolio of warehouses in Japan that includes an Amazon distribution centre for around JPY 100 billion ($920 million).


8 Great Ways to Waste Money in a B2C Warehouse  Inbound Logistics

Outdated warehouse processes and procedures reduce productivity and raise costs, but some simple changes can help you save money and improve efficiency, ...


Richard Murphy Jr., CEO of Murphy Warehouse, dies at 67  Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Richard Murphy Jr. was a pioneer in running an eco-friendly business.


Amazon Prime Day 2019 sees workers striking around the world  Quartz

Thousands of workers at Amazon fulfillment centers and warehouses around the globe are going on strike today to bring attention to the working conditions they ...


Warehouse Storage Systems Market Growth and current status of market surveyed in new research report: AK Material Handling Systems, Constructor Group AS, Daifuku, Dematic, BEUMER Group  Rise Media

New study on Industrial Growth of Warehouse Storage Systems Market 2019-2025: The global Warehouse Storage Systems Market is comprehensively and ...


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 ...


SEKO Logistics triples size of Chicago infrastructure - Warehouse, SEKO Logistics, Chicago, Last Mile, E-commerce  Logistics Middle East

The new SEKO Chicago facility will be a cross border ecommerce parcel processing hub for its growing international, domestic and returns parcel solutions.


Logistics Recruiters Cast a Virtual Net for Workers  Wall Street Journal

Some logistics companies looking for workers in a tight U.S. job market are casting a virtual net, using a technique called geofencing to target people as they ...


Watch John Oliver's spoof ad about what it's really like to work in an Amazon warehouse  AdAge.com

John Oliver offers an especially grim take on e-commerce warehouses in his latest extended signature rant (above), which debuted as part of Sunday's “Last ...


Logistics industry growth slows in June  DC Velocity

Logistics Manager's Index reaches historic low of 56, driven by slowdowns in warehouse prices, transportation capacity, and transportation utilization, monthly ...


A logistics David makes room among Goliaths  Hartford Business

The bustling industry sector devoted to rapidly shipping and delivering catalog and online merchandise to homes and businesses is increasingly planting its ...


Dubai Silk Road will drive demand for industrial and logistics space  Logistics Middle East

A new report from Savills claims the Dubai Silk Road project will become a key driver of industrial real estate demand in the years ahead - Warehouse, ...


Pay a concern as local warehouse job growth explodes  Dayton Daily News

Logistics industry pay barely keeps workers over poverty line.


Zoro: Five eco-friendly, cost-saving warehouse strategies  Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain News, Magazine and Website

Kelly Friel from Zoro outlines some sustainable swaps that all warehouse managers should consider making.


GE Appliances uses virtual reality, patent-pending tech to lower costs  Insider Louisville

A local GE Appliances warehouse is getting a makeover with virtual reality and in-house developed tech to accommodate — and produce — growth.


Warehouse Design Steals a Page From Tech Playbook  The Wall Street Journal

Coffee bars, lounges and other comforts that have become regular features of modern office spaces are starting to appear in warehouses as e-commerce ...


Cooling warehouse market gives shippers limited relief  JOC.com

Beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) and logistics providers are finding some relief from the prolonged increases in warehouse rents, more so at inland hubs than ...


Kroger Breaks Ground on First Automated Warehouse  Material Handling & Logistics

Grocery retail giant The Kroger Co. and Ocado, a dedicated online grocery retailer, broke ground earlier this month on its first customer fulfillment center (CFC).


Warehousing and Logistics Robots Market SWOT Analysis including key players ABB, Amazon Robotics, Clearpath Robotics, Daifuku, Denso Wave  MildMint

Stats and Reports recently announced the publication of its new title on “Global Warehousing and Logistics Robots Market” from its database. The report ...


The Logistics Of Paying Warehouses Electronically  pymnts.com

RoadSync says receiving logistics payments can be a massive challenge for warehouses and drivers, with checks, cash and handwritten invoices slowing ...


Know in Detail about Cold Chain Warehouse Market By Top Players like- Americold Logistics, Lineage Logistics, Swire, Preferred Freezer, Nichirei Logistics  Tribaux

New study on Industrial Growth of Cold Chain Warehouse Market 2019-2025: The global Cold Chain Warehouse Market is comprehensively and Insightful ...


Report exposes the human cost of warehouses  Redlands News

A recent long-form investigative article from reporter Justine Calma explores the air pollution associated with warehouses and diesel trucks in San Bernardino ...


Urban online shoppers to boost Qube's Moorebank freight hub  The Australian Financial Review

Qube's new $2.1 billion Moorebank freight hub near Sydney's Port Botany will benefit from rising demand for automated warehouses by online retailers that want ...


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.


Demand of logistic firms for Moscow region warehouses reaches record level in H1 2019  Property Magazine International

The H1 2019 take-up volume in the Moscow region increased by one-third YoY and reached 854000 sq m of which over 500000 sq m transacted in Q2 2019, ...


L'uva Bella Winery Plans $1M Expansion  businessjournaldaily.com

LOWELLVILLE, Ohio -- The retail success of L'uva Bella Winery & Bistro, as well as its RedHead Wine product line, is driving the company to expand its ...


Forget retail property — it's all about investing in logistics space  Yahoo Finance

There has been a visible decline in the health of Britain's high streets over the past few years. Fewer shoppers are spending money at shops, instead using the ...


Britcon hands over new warehouse for Viking Shipping Services  Logistics Middle East

The project includes a new 12000 sq ft state of the art warehouse with adjoining 4500 sq ft offices - Warehouse, Viking Shipping, Warehouse, Britcon.


thyssenkrupp Materials Services integrates AI for logistics support  Canadian Metalworking

Since early 2019 an artificial intelligence (AI) system, supported by Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, has been integrated into the processes at thysssenkrupp ...


Manhattan Associates: Margin erosion is turning the spotlight on the warehouse  Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain News, Magazine and Website

Craig Summers explains how the next generation of warehouse operations will not only halt margin erosion but deliver new levels of retail profitability.


Kroger to build fourth Ocado warehouse near Atlanta  Supermarket News

The Kroger Co. has named Forest Park, Ga., as the fourth location for a high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC) under its partnership with U.K.-based online ...


Machine Vision for Warehouse Automation and Intra Logistics  Vision Systems Design

This webcast will be held on July 10, 2019 11:00 AM EDT / 10:00 AM CDT / 8:00 AM PDT / 3:00 PM GMT. Click here to register! Webcast Description:


Third Party Logistics Market 2025 | Increasing Necessity and Current Demands with Top Companies – DHL, United Parcel Service, FedEx Corporation, Maersk Logistics, DB Schenker, Kuehne+Nagel Inc., NYK logistics  News Exterior

Third Party Logistics is defined as the firm that offers outsourced logistics services for use by customers. These firms consists of anything that involves ...


How E-commerce is affecting South Florida’s industrial real estate market  Miami Herald

Combine South Florida's consistent and now more-dense population growth, the Amazon Effect, a healthy economy and limited land supply and you have a ...


The Warehouse Group: driving omnichannel retail through supply chain innovation  Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain News, Magazine and Website

Chris Foord, Chief Logistics Officer at The Warehouse Group, discusses the supply chain and logistics strategies that are driving the company's development ...


A third of supply chain pros use robotics, but cost and ROI remain barriers  Supply Chain Dive

About 32% of supply chain professionals say they are actively using robotics and automation, according to this year's MHI Annual Industry Report. This number ...


5 Disruptive Forces Responsible for the Evolution of Logistics Industry  Entrepreneur

From Geo-Fencing to Door-step delivery these are the things that you need to know.


Logistics & Distribution: Delivering The Goods In A Real-Time Economy  Business Facilities Magazine

As digital transformations usher in the next revolution of industry, efficiency, optimization and speed are crucial in logistics and distribution.


Logistics, Transport Hiring Bounced Back in June  Wall Street Journal

Transportation and logistics companies added jobs at a strong pace in June, in a rebound from weak hiring this spring and a sign of growing confidence in U.S. ...


UAE's permanent residency scheme likely to boost logistics investment  Logistics Middle East

Seventy-nine per cent of UAE investors say that with the launch of the permanent residency scheme (golden card), they will consider expanding their ...


July 2019 Logistics Management Magazine  Logistics Management

In this Issue: State of Logistics: What's next? 2019 Rail/Intermodal Roundtable; Easing the labor crunch with LMS; 2019 Truckload Brokerage Roundtable ...


Researchers Working on Energy Storage Process to Create More Sustainable Warehouses  Material Handling & Logistics

In an effort to reduce energy costs for warehouses, faculty at Binghamton University, State University of New York are developing a new energy storage process.


Supply Chain's Cloud-first Strategy  Logistics Management

More companies are shifting toward the use of public, private and hybrid Clouds to run their supply chains.


Maersk CEO Wants Half Its Earnings to Come From Inland Logistics  Wall Street Journal

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk wants to buy warehouses, container terminals and customs brokerage firms to boost its logistics services capabilities, ...


India Warehousing Show: India's leading market place for logistics professionals – ADVERTORIAL  ForkliftAction.com

The 9th edition of India Warehousing Show is fully sold out and is ready to open doors for professionals in the field of warehousing and logistics from 20 – 22 ...


Hit the road with a new career in the logistics sector moving goods around the globe  The Sun

IF you are not getting job satisfaction, it could be time to hit the road. The logistics sector is responsible for moving goods around the globe and contributes ...


Online Retail Provider Shopify Adds Fulfillment Service  Wall Street Journal

The e-commerce technology company is extending into physical distribution, offering customers access to a network of dedicated U.S. fulfillment centers to store ...


Chinese startup Geek+ to raise $150m in warehouse robotics race  Nikkei Asian Review

NEW YORK -- Beijing-based logistics robotics startup Geek+ is on track to raise over $150 million in its Series C1 financing as it looks to bring auto.


Logistics market to hit $66-billion by 2020 in Middle East says Swisslog  Logistics Middle East

The robotic, data-driven and flexible automated solutions provider released the report ahead of Materials Handling Middle East, the region's dedicated trade ...


Trump's tariff war made warehousing a huge business in Tijuana, Mexico  Business Insider

Trump's trade war won't force many factories out of China. But it's giving rise to a massive warehouse industry in Mexico.


Global Warehouse Storage Systems Market 2019 Share, Size, Global Trend, Market Analysis and Forecast to 2024  EIN News

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Warehouse Storage Systems Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024”. PUNE ...


State of Logistics in 2019: What's next?  Logistics Management

Tight capacity, high rates, rapid e-commerce growth and a booming economy fueled an 11.45% rise in U.S. logistics costs over the course of 2018. However ...


Pharmaceutical Warehousing Market: Major Regions Providing Promising Growth Rates with CAGR of 4.85%, Future Trend Analysis for Services sector.  Financial Planning

Pharmaceutical Warehousing Market research report provides knowledgeable market data on the market drivers, present as well as upcoming growth ...


Comment: Warehouse automation critical to future-proof fulfillment  Logistics Middle East

Hozefa Saylawala is director of sales for the Middle East at Zebra Technologies - Technology, Technology, Automation, Logistics, Zebra.


Logistics Coordinator | Mandarin Chinese | Temporary 6 months in South Holland, Rotterdam  IamExpat in the Netherlands

International company in the center of Rotterdam is looking for a dynamic and hands on Mandarin Chinese speaker with experience in logistic Import / Export for ...


Industrial REITs: It's Prime-Time  Seeking Alpha

Amazon's push towards two-day and same-day delivery has sparked a supply chain “arms race” among retailers and logistics providers of all sizes. Speed is all ...


Global Industrial Wearable Devices Markets, 2011-2018 & 2019-2024  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Industrial Wearable Devices Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast ...


Digitising the supply chain | Article  Automotive Logistics

The automotive industry is being transformed by new vehicle technology, but operational processes are also undergoing profound changes driven by ...


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.


Comment: Modernising retailers' warehouses for the on-demand economy  Logistics Middle East

Hozefa Saylawala is Director of Sales for the Middle East at Zebra Technologies - COMMENT, Warehouse, Warehouse, Technology, Zebra Technology.


American Logistics Aid Network calls for preparation for Tropical Storm Barry  Modern Materials Handling

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


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