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Tips for online retailers leasing warehouse space

July 11, 2014

Tips for online retailers leasing warehouse space

If you are a growing online retailer, the decision to directly lease warehouse space instead of using a 3PL (third party logistics supplier) requires careful thought and planning.  It’s time-consuming enough to manage the complex logistics of storage, packaging, inventory management, distribution and transportation without being a property expert as well.

This article focuses on leasing warehouse space in and around the Greater Sydney Region from a property perspective.  Although aimed at online retailers, it’s useful for anyone leasing warehouse space for storage or distribution in Sydney. The article assumes a tenant is leasing the whole of a warehouse.