The Supreme Court decision allowing states to collect sales tax on online purchases provides both clarity and obstacles for e-retailers. While larger online players should not be majorly impacted, smaller e-retailers may be overburdened.
Blockchain is a new technology that can help organizations connect to each other across platforms. It combines records into one digital system that everyone can view and add to at any time.
Ship-from-store fulfillment is not new. But a lot has changed in the past three years.
What happens when the next e-commerce deal keeps putting pressure on a local pool of labor?
As construction wraps up, what will affect its place in global maritime shipping?
What do retailers need to do to stay ahead?
Does ‘big box’ leasing sometimes create statistical anomalies?
Six key developments that will impact seaport-related real estate in the next few years.
Last mile is about striking balance between delivery time and cost.
“Go east young man”.
By tomorrow and a day - give or take a few decades.
One man’s ceiling is another man’s floor.
The industrial bridge of retail.
Today’s shipping headlines will impact tomorrow’s industrial real estate markets.
Aggregators drive pricey premiums.
Who has the most to lift?
Building features todays’ e-commerce users want.
What are the opportunities and/ or risks that reverse logistics brings in industrial real estate?
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Senior Director, Research