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By: Francesca Hawken 04/02/21
Prologis Dock Doors of Giving

It’s a wrap: our dock doors of giving initiative returned over £244,000  to charitable causes across Europe 2020 was a difficult year for so many people: it was also a challenging year for charities and local community groups who saw donations drop as demand for their services increased. At Prologis we have a long history […]

By: Paul Weston 26/01/21
Prologis completes largest sale of logistics real estate assets on record in the UK

“The outcome achieved demonstrates the strength of the logistics sector as an investment asset class.” In Q4 2020, Prologis completed the sale of its ‘Platform Portfolio’ to Blackstone for £473 million. This transaction was the largest sale of logistics real estate assets on record in the UK. The majority of assets within the ‘Platform Portfolio’ […]

Working together to raise net zero carbon understanding

The UK Government’s recently-announced 10-point plan to accelerate progress to net zero carbon, supporting the delivery of objectives set out in the Paris Climate Change Agreement, has encouraged all industries to refocus on their environmental commitments. The push for legislation and more industry standards, led by the UK Business Council for Sustainable Development (UKBCSD), is […]

By: Robin Woodbridge 06/11/20

Prologis, the UK’s leading developer of industrial logistics parks, today announced that it is strengthening its leasing and development team in London and the South East with the appointment of Gavin Quinn. Gavin, a partner with Levy Real Estate in London, will join Prologis on November 30th and will help the property company continue to […]

By: Paul Weston 15/10/20
Supporters ride 1024 miles in virtual charity cycle challenge

“We have been blown away by people’s support and generosity and I would like to thank each and every person who cycled, donated or sponsored this year’s event.”   Over the past eleven years, cyclists from Prologis, its agents and supply chain have ridden around France, across the Alps, through the Lake District, and over […]

By: Nicki Whittaker 17/08/20
Hello to our new interns

Every year, we recruit two interns from Nottingham Trent University who spend their year in industry placement with us. This year, despite the challenges presented by a global pandemic, we’re delighted we can still welcome two new interns to the Prologis UK family and we’re looking forward to getting to know them – so much so that we asked […]

By: Nicki Whittaker 21/05/20
Local employee helps council’s food box delivery service

Wayne thinks outside the box to help council’s food box delivery service for the vulnerable. Wayne Porter, from our UK Property Management Team, is always the first to raise his hand when it comes to helping those in need both inside and outside work. So, it came as no surprise when he stepped forward to help Solihull Council, when it told us it […]

By: Nicki Whittaker 23/04/20
Supporting our communities

We are only as strong as the communities of which we are a part and, at Prologis, we are working hard to understand how we can support the needs of our communities across the globe during the current coronavirus crisis. For this reason, the Prologis Foundation has launched a £4.05 million ($5 million dollar) global […]