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By: Robin Woodbridge 20/10/20
Why it’s time to prioritise UK logistics

Why it’s time for the sector to build on a new level of awareness created by the COVID-19 Pandemic   In February, before COVID-19 struck, internet sales as a percentage of total retail sales in the UK stood at just 18% and few people understood (or cared) how the goods they ordered online, or picked […]

By: Digital Studio 17/06/20
A Walk in The Park

How logistics parks and buildings are taking nature and employee wellbeing to their heart. The current crisis has thrust the logistics sector into the limelight and underlined the importance of key workers in this sector: from those picking and packing goods in the warehouse to the delivery drivers ensuring everything from food and medicine to […]

By: Simon Cox 05/06/20
Here’s to the next 10 years with The Planet Mark and Cool Earth

Whole-life carbon emissions: it’s not a phrase which would have been front of mind for those working in the property and construction sectors 20 years ago. However, now, with pressure mounting on all areas of business and society to step up and do their bit for the planet, developments are increasingly being assessed on the […]

Biodiversity is flourishing at Lilbourne Meadows

The current crisis has really highlighted the need for a healthier relationship between human activity and the natural world and I’m proud that Prologis has a longstanding and enduring commitment to sustainable development. During National Biodiversity Week 2020, I caught up with Jane Pearman, from the Wildlife Trust BCN, for the latest update about life […]

By: Phil Oakley 07/05/20
Feeding the nation: How rail freight is keeping essential supplies on-track

Whilst the coronavirus pandemic has caused a sharp reduction in the number of passengers travelling by train, the role of the UK’s railways in transporting essential goods requiring distribution to supermarkets and national distribution centres has never been more important. In fact, for the first time in many years, rail freight is currently being prioritised […]

By: Nicki Whittaker 24/04/20
Prologis director helps charity partner stay fighting fit

This weekend, Mel Brand, a Director in the Investment Services Team at Prologis UK will take on the ‘2.6 challenge’ in aid of Cure Leukemia. Mel, a keen cyclist and fitness expert has been a long-standing supporter of Cure Leukemia and, over the past few years, has completed a number of cycling fundraising challenges, including Geoff […]

By: James Wright 06/02/20
The Magnificent (DC)7

Having an energy efficient building, on an established Prologis Park, close to junction 15a of the M1 is more affordable than you might think. DC7 at Prologis Park Pineham is available now and will save you money from the first day of occupation. And, as if that’s not enough, here are seven reasons that make […]

By: Robin Woodbridge 15/01/20
Fitting the Pieces Together

Fitting the Pieces Together: how to solve London’s co-location puzzle. Recently, I found myself in a ‘Housing Conference for London’ workshop set-up by Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London. The section of the workshop I attended was predominately for people in the ‘industrial’ world to come up with ways to solve London’s housing problem: in essence, […]