Global Industrial Special Report: Technology - The Industrial Real Estate Game Changer July 2015
INNOVATION DRIVES CHANGE FOR INDUSTRIAL AND LOGISTICS
• The possibilities of mobile devices and apps have made old business models obsolete.
• Increasing competitive pressures and the need to deliver first-class customer service are leading to an acute need for innovation among manufacturers, retailers and third party logistics service providers.
• The resulting changes in supply chains will have a major impact on industrial real estate.
• The need for new construction is growing for occupiers, developers and investors alike and it is vital to understand the impact of technological change on industrial and logistics property requirements.