Guides

A warehouse for e-commerce. How to choose the right one?

With the rise of e-commerce and omnichannel, creating an efficient warehouse or fulfilment centre is becoming an increasingly pressing challenge. Dedicated e-commerce warehouses are emerging as a key link in supply chains while their expansion is being powered by continuously growing demand.

29 may 2022
Transloading terminal

Freight and cargo transportation frequently involves more than one mode of transportation. The transfer of goods requires plenty of space, capabilities and processing multiple documents. Transloading terminals are built for this purpose.

16 may 2022
Real estate marketing. How to successfully sell a warehouse?

A marketing campaign for a warehouse can run through multiple channels. It comprises several measures which can help sell a logistics facility successfully.

08 may 2022
Warehouse zones. How to divide a warehouse?

For a warehouse to function successfully, its space should be appropriately adapted to warehousing operations and processes to ensure it runs efficiently and smoothly. It is therefore essential that appropriate warehouse zones are set up.

13 april 2022
Lublin as an investment location - to invest or not to invest in Lublin?

Lublin - a city commonly associated with rapid progress, both in economic and social terms, which allowed it to join the ranks of the most attractive Polish cities to live and conduct business.

02 february 2022
What plots and locations attract the most interest?

What plots are attracting the strongest investor interest? What regions are being targeted and why? These questions are addressed in another article in our series “The Tenant’s Guide”.

08 november 2021
Product diversification on the industrial market

Product diversification on the industrial market is a multi-faceted process that has gathered pace in recent years. Newly-developed warehouse projects may vary considerably in many respects. Find out how they differ across Poland!

24 may 2021
Adrian Semaan

Senior Research Consultant

Porozmawiajmy
What you should know about Small Business Units?

Developers more and more often consider smaller warehouse modules, especially on the Warsaw market. Such facilities are called Small Business Units (SBUs) and typically provide between 500 and 1,500 sq m of warehouse space.

11 may 2021
The race against time that is, eco-investments in real estate

Sustainability, including energy efficiency, in the real estate sector, is improving by the year. However, the pace of change is not fast enough to offset the growing energy demand. COVID-19 has reduced global carbon dioxide emissions and the negative impact of real estate on the natural environment. Joanna Sinkiewicz talks about what we should do to keep this trend going.

19 april 2021
Warehouse locations in Central Poland as a new direction of growth for industrial projects

Central Poland, located at an intersection of Poland’s two main motorways, is one of the largest industrial markets in the country. Its logistics locations boast many advantages and the region itself continues to enjoy a growth potential despite its size.

28 march 2021
Poland is a hotspot for data center development thanks to its low power costs and small hurricane risk

Warsaw is one of the top ten cities for data center development in the category of power cost and environmental risk, reveals Global Data Center Market Comparison, a report from Cushman & Wakefield.

08 march 2021
Warehouses. Surrender and ordinary wear and tear of leased premises

A lease agreement for warehouse space may contain troublesome clauses concerning the surrender and ordinary wear & tear of leased warehouse space. The tenant should know how to interpret them already at the stage of contract negotiations.

03 november 2020
Industrial Goes Green. How can the logistics sector reduce water consumption?

Water recycling can help reduce clean water consumption in a building by up to 50% and water service charges by up to 90%, reveals global real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield in its recent report Industrial Goes Green, which contains a comprehensive review of the most popular sustainable solutions in the warehouse sector.

23 september 2020
How best to organise a warehouse for e-commerce?

An e-commerce dedicated warehouse is different from a traditional warehouse which most of us associate with pallet handling, racks and large forklifts. E-commerce warehouses tend to feature sizable handling zones where goods like for example clothes, are checked, packed and labelled following the addition of leaflets, samples and invoices to parcels.

24 august 2020
Cushman & Wakefield