Warehouse market during the pandemic. Coronavirus impact on e-commerce

Will the coronavirus pandemic accelerate the development of e-commerce? Based on events in China, we can guess how the warehouse market will change. Find out what development chances the current crisis may give for the companies.

18 march 2020
Intermodal logistics - what is it?

Intermodal logistics is becoming an increasingly important part of the supply chain. This forces the growing importance of Asian economies and the trend of minimising the carbon footprint by reducing wheeled transport.

13 february 2020
Why is it a good idea to relocate? Advantages of new warehouse facilities

Decreased costs and new opportunities are the most important aspects that your company will gain from moving. Check the advantages of new warehouses.

16 january 2020
Omnichannel in a warehouse. The first mile equally important as the last one

Due to the pressure of quick access to end customers and the challenges of the shortest possible delivery times in the omnichannel scheme, last mile logistics is not the only issue rising in significance.

16 december 2019
How does e-commerce impact the Polish warehouse market?

The development of e-commerce has a growing impact on the development of the industrial real estate sector. The origins can be found in the change of our shopping habits - the popularization of e-commerce has revolutionized logistics operations in warehouses. It's just the tip of the iceberg! See how e-commerce is changing the Polish warehouse market.

10 october 2019
Small Business Unit - a small, big warehouse

Small Business Units (SBUs) are rising up the agendas of firms operating on the warehouse market, a notable trend reflected in rising demand and supply levels.

19 september 2019
CSR in logistics. Why is it worth to invest in green warehouses?

Sustainable construction on the market of industrial real estate has been one of the more interesting trends in recent years. With the increase of the environmental awareness and the desire to reduce the operating costs of industrial facilities (rising costs of energy), the tenants increasingly often request that the buildings they use be energy-efficient and generally ergonomic. Are ecological warehouses the future of the market?

03 september 2019
Michal Sikora

Land, Technical & Special Economic Zone Consultant

Porozmawiajmy
Will Ukrainians emigrate from Poland? Only 2.6% meet the Berlin criteria

For weeks, we have been frightened with the prospect of mass emigration of Ukrainian employees to Germany due to the new legislation that makes it much easier to find employment on the other side of our Western border. Are we really about to face a serious problem and shortage of labour? Let’s examine this more closely

27 august 2019
Warehouses open to employees. Labour market in e-commerce sector

Connection with the robust growth of the e-commerce market, the demand for warehouse employees will continue to rise. These employees are mainly responsible for the flow of goods within the warehouse processes, picking orders as well as for the supervision of the entire delivery process and, above all, for thereturns management. Authors of the recent report ‘How to get the hang of e-commerce in warehouses’ sheds the light on the situation of employees handling the e-commerce market in Poland’s warehouses.

06 august 2019
Lease negotiations. How to bring rents down?

The Polish industrial market offers a wide choice of suitable warehouse space to let, with achievable rents still being some of the lowest across Europe. Several key aspects are important to obtaining optimum rental rates for a tenant.

24 july 2019
Eastern Poland: an investor-friendly region

Eastern Poland continues to attract increasing interest from both Polish and overseas investors. Its cities, including Lublin, Białystok and Suwałki, are gaining favour with logistics and manufacturing firms planning to expand.

08 july 2019
An ideal warehouse for e-commerce

Fast delivery and labour requirements are key factors in the choice of a warehouse location for e-commerce tenants in Poland, say survey respondents. What is the importance of the fit-out and standard of space? How important are automation and welfare facilities to employees?

10 june 2019
How long should your warehouse lease be?

When it comes to making a decision about leasing warehouse space, a potential tenant should sort out some key issues such as what is the optimal length of a warehouse lease for the company’s operating needs.

04 june 2019
Technological innovations in warehouses - tenant bargaining chip?

Are cutting-edge warehouse technologies a trump card for developers in their competition for tenants? What high-tech innovations have recently made their way into this sector and what do they do?

13 may 2019
Cushman & Wakefield