Logistics And Distribution Archives

Alabama is BF’s 2015 State of the Year

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The Crimson Tide has rolled in a bevy of big-ticket projects, laying a solid foundation for future growth.


McKesson Building New Distribution Center in Orange County, NY

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McKesson Corporation will open a new 340,000-square-foot distribution center and create 160 new jobs in Orange County, NY.


Panama Canal: Bigger, Better and Ready to Rumble

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Two years later than the original plan, the $5.25-billion expansion of the Panama Canal is set to be completed in April, dramatically altering the global shipping paradigm.


Uber For Trucking: A New Era Of Freight Movement And Logistics

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Mobile-based freight brokering for trucking can reduce empty miles travelled, lower operating costs, and improve asset utilization and productivity, finds Frost & Sullivan.


Logistics Networks Are Getting Back On Track

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Lower fuel prices, a surge in railroad hiring and the need to get goods to market faster are boosting growth and profits in the logistics sector.


Business Facilities’ 2015 Global Rankings Report: China Leads In Renewable Energy Investment

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China is the top-ranked nation among Renewable Energy Investment Leaders in Business Facilities’ annual Global Rankings Report. Switzerland retained its crown as the top-ranked nation in Global Competitiveness.


Seaport Industrial Real Estate Occupancy Exceeds Expectations

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JLL’s seventh annual Seaports Outlook reports historically high occupancy and escalating demand for space.


A&R Logistics Expanding In Southern Indiana, Creating 32 Jobs

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Louisville-based A&R Logistics Inc. is investing more than $3.9 million to relocate its Jeffersonville, IN warehouse and trucking facilities to River Ridge Commerce Center, creating 32 jobs in Southern Indiana.


State Focus: Tennessee Reigns Supreme In The Southeast

The new U.S. headquarters of So.F.teR. in Lebanon, TN is dedicated to the production, development and sale of engineering plastics for the automotive, appliance, construction and electrical markets.

The Business Facilities back-to-back State of the Year honoree shows no signs of slowing down its jobs juggernaut, with every week bringing a new project to the volunteer state.


Georgia-Pacific Signs Leasing Deal In Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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Goodman Birtcher signs one of the largest logistics leasing deals in the past 10 years in Southern California with Georgia-Pacific taking 1.6 million square feet of space at the company’s facility in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.