John Gittelsohn

Logistics

Snarled Supply Chain Makes Warehouse Shortage Worse

A worker moves shipping containers outside a warehouse in Redlands, Calif. A worker moves shipping containers outside a warehouse in Redlands, Calif. (Roger Kisby/Bloomberg News)

Record numbers of cargo ships bob in the waters off Southern California, unable to unload. A late shipment of patio furniture gets moved — three times — before finding a home for the winter. With no warehouse space, a crew assembles holiday displays in a parking lot in an effort to get them to clients on time.

John Gittelsohn | Bloomberg News
November 9, 2021
Business, Logistics

Warehouses Lure More Cash Than Offices in Pandemic-Fueled Flip

Packages move along a conveyor at an Amazon warehouse facility in Goodyear, Ariz. Packages move along a conveyor at an Amazon warehouse facility in Goodyear, Ariz. (Ross D. Franklin/Associated Press)

Warehouses are the hottest corner of commercial real estate — maybe too hot.

John Gittelsohn | Bloomberg News
December 10, 2020