Urban & City Logistics

More than the last mile

E-commerce has fundamentally changed the way consumers buy, as well as their expectations for delivery.

Prior to the pandemic, 35% of industrial leasing could be attributed to e-commerce related activities. In 2020 it was recorded that the e-commerce logistics market had grown by 27.3% and is predicted to reach €557bn by 2025.

Urban & City Logistics challenges

Urbanisation

Population increase, the need for more housing and higher population densities has increased the demand for delivery options closer to the customer.

Industrial decrease

Loss of industrial land to other uses has resulted in there being limited supply leading to strong industrial rental growth.

Growth of e-commerce

The growth of e-commerce and same-day delivery requirements has resulted in an increasing demand to service a city on the same day.

Sustainability

Government policy and intervention to address pollution and transportation means increasing sustainability legislation has become mandated.

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Solution

Supply Chain Optimisation

Whether you are looking at your entire network or just one strategic location, we can help build a supply chain strategy that is right for you, your business, your people and your customers.

Technology

NXT i-Log

Discover NXT i-Log, the 100% digital experience that transforms property search: whether your search is for warehouses, urban logistics sites or small industrial units.

Solutions

Is your logistics strategy fit to deliver?

Technology-powered real estate and supply chain solutions that enable you to meet the logistics demands of today and tomorrow.

Talk to us about Urban & City Logistics solutions

Tessa English
Head of Urban & City Logistics
Adam Creighton
Director - National Investment
Andy Harding
Head of UK Industrial & Logistics
Ashley Smart
EMEA Logistics Business Development Director

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