Tag Archives: shipping

How the revamped Panama Canal is a game-changer for North America

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Article by JLL staff reporter

JLL Real Views

The revamped gateway between the Atlantic and Pacific is larger than ever, and so is its impact on the North American shipping industry.

When the $5 billion Panama Canal Expansion Project was completed last summer, boasting wider, deeper lanes and an additional lane of traffic, it opened up… Read More

How retailers leverage ship-from-store programs

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JLL Industrial once again explores ship-from-store fulfillment and how it has evolved in the past three years. This solution allows retailers to leverage stock from their brick-and-mortar locations and answer e-commerce challenges with more flexibility.

Consumer and retailer advantages

Retail locations are typically closer than distribution centers are to masses of consumers. Shipping to consumers’ homes from… Read More