Tag Archives: Supply chain

What is the long-term impact of the slowdown at West Coast seaports?

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2015-04-Research-West-Coast-Seaports-coverWill there be a permanent change in the U.S. supply chain?

Reliability influences every supply chain officer’s decision making when it comes to how goods enter the U.S., are distributed across the country and ultimately reach their end-customers. Reliability is paramount, affecting both cost and speed-to-market, and it has… Read More

Crises along the coasts

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While the East battles blizzards, California closed for cargo

2015-03-Crises-along-the-coastsAn unseasonably harsh blizzard season has shut down businesses along the East Coast for months, but things haven’t been smooth sailing along the Western Seaboard either. California ports were on virtual shut-down during a labor dispute, which has forced shipping… Read More

Are the U.S. seaports the secret gateway to decreasing deficit?

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2014-Research-PAGI-Seaport-JLLUnited States seaports on the East and West coasts have are waging a heated battle for shipping supremacy, with East Coast shipping corridors recently making significant gains, according to JLL research. But while that struggle may be causing discomfort in the ports of Los Angeles and New York, among others, it… Read More

Mac Hewett joins JLL’s Inland Empire industrial team of McWilliams & McCrary

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Please welcome Mac Hewett who joined JLL’s Inland Empire industrial team of McWilliams & McCrary.

2014-Hewett-MacMac Hewett specializes in tenant representation, leasing, sales, and development of distribution and manufacturing facilities throughout the Inland Empire. Mac combines local market real estate expertise with a unique knowledge of supply chain & logistics strategy to deliver optimal real estate solutions and service.

Prior to joining JLL, Mac began… Read More

JLL LA’s Bart Reinhard featured on GlobeSt.com

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2013-Reinhard-Bart-GlobeStGlobeSt.com featured JLL LA‘s Bart Reinhard in their article ‘Small Industrial Space Demand Picks Up.’

Bart Reinhard, Managing Director, title, (right) was quoted:

“Over the past five years, consumer purchasing patterns have shifted significantly with the advent of e-commerce. This has resulted in a permanent supply chain evolution where same-day or next-day delivery capabilities are the new norm. Companies have reorganized their distribution center networks around

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The impact of 3D printing on supply chains

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Tweet this: @JLLNews says #3D #printing has revolutionary potential by changing how things are produced, impacting #supply chains http://bit.ly/14PAEVX 

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U.S. seaport report: Cargo volumes are steady; infrastructure work will call the ships to port in the next two years

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Seaports are focused on enhancing their infrastructure to attract ocean carriers, while industrial users want access to population centers and supply chain optimization. Both are positioning themselves to compete and vie for market share, and this is creating excellent momentum for industrial real estate.

Eastern seaboard ports are preparing for the completion of the Panama Canal’s expansion, set for 2015. This will be a game changer for many industrial markets as it… Read More

Corporate Sustainability: Benefits of a Green Lease

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By: A.J. Magner, Executive Vice President, Jones Lang LaSalle 

In recognition of Earth Day, Jones Lang LaSalle’s sustainability team published a new white paper, focused on why business leaders should consider green leases. The benefits are substantial and offer both quantitative and qualitative perks.

Why Consider a Green Lease?

Following are just a few of the benefits:

  • Achieve cost savings from reduced utility consumption and waste-stream diversions. As detailed in the report, JLL clients have
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How is new retail impacting the Inland Empire Industrial market?

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Outside RILA’s 2013 Retail Supply Chain Conference we caught up with Jordan Quinn, Associate, from our Los Angeles office. He shares his thoughts on the conference’s highlights including what Inland Empire retailers are talking about from an e-commerce standpoint.


“A lot of the retailers

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