32 results for “ecommerce”
Industrial O Indiana

Spec industrial still on the rise in Indianapolis

| Dan Rafter

Indianapolis has the major positives that end users are looking for when they’re hunting for industrial real estate: The city is located in the heart of the country, an ideal spot for distribution. It is surrounded by highways and rail lines. The government in the state and city is pro-business. And there’s a large and highly-skilled workfo…

Retail i Ohio

Smart mall owners? They rely on technology to make their centers strong

| Dan Rafter

When analysts list the reasons why shopping malls are struggling, they inevitably point to technology. This makes sense: Tech and online shopping have certainly reshaped the shopping habits of the U.S. consumer. For many, the rise of ecommerce has made the sprawling indoor shopping mall a relic. But Brian Zrimsek, chief product officer of S…

CRE X Missouri

Meeting the challenges, embracing the opportunities in St. Louis

| Staff Writer

St. Louis has long served as a crossroads for American industry with traditional manufacturing driving its economy through many periods of growth. Now in the digital age this metropolitan region in the center of the nation’s heartland finds itself at its own crossroads: embracing a future powered by new tech‐focused industries while sheddin…

Industrial N Illinois

Staying Full: Tenant advocates help users and keep markets strong

| David Liebman

Last year was a banner year for Chicago industrial real estate properties, and the trend is continuing this year. Ecommerce companies are zeroing in on central locations to help them reach large portions of the U.S. population in ever-shorter delivery periods. Developers are keeping new construction at measured and smart levels. The end res…

CRE Midwest

NAIOP announces finalists of the 2016 Chicago Awards for Excellence

| Stephanie Aguilar

NAIOP Chicago has revealed the anticipated list of finalists facing off in 16 distinct categories Nov. 17, when the chapter hosts its 29th Annual Awards for Excellence ceremony at Navy Pier. Each year, the awards ceremony recognizes outstanding developments and transactions in Chicago's commercial real estate.