In the October edition of DSC Insights…
Transportation rates are showing reduction in the spot market, but not much movement on the contract side.
In news, Target and Best Buy introduce new enhanced delivery options for the peak holiday season, and Walmart launches grocery delivery into customers’ homes. The USPS announces price increases for 2020.
Also in the news, CBRE reports “light industrial” warehouses, 70,000 to 120,000 sq ft, saw the most demand between 2014 and 2019, with last-mile pressures making smaller urban facilities more attractive.
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