Industrial & Warehouse

How The Amazon-Whole Foods Combination Will Impact DFW’s ‘Big Game’ In Grocery Shopping

BY LILY CORRAL and D Magazine While it’s hard to say exactly what an Amazon-owned Whole Foods shopping experience will be like, you can be sure that all eyes will be on the effects of this proposed retail combination. The dust is now settling after Amazon’s June 16 announcement that it wants to buy Austin-based Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion. And,…read more →

Ross Perot Jr.’s Hillwood sells $1.1 billion in properties

Hillwood’s largest North Texas industrial building portfolio is in the AllianceTexas project north of Fort Worth. Courtesy of Hillwood By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News Ross Perot Jr.’s Hillwood Development Co. is selling $1.1 billion of its warehouse properties to an international investor. Global Logistic Properties — a Singapore-based firm — said the purchase includes industrial buildings in North…read more →

D-FW warehouse demand surges to one of the highest levels in a decade

Article by @SteveBrownDMN and the Dallas Morning News Fueled in part by the growth of Internet retailing, demand for warehouse and distribution space in North Texas continues to outpace new supply. During the second quarter, net leasing for Dallas-Fort Worth warehouse space added up to 6.6 million square feet – one of the highest net leasing totals in the last…read more →