Retailers Fuel a Warehouse Boom, Racing to Keep Up With Amazon

Warehouses are going up on spec to meet consumers’ demands for speed. The buildings are boring, says one devloper, “but cash flow is sexy.”

BY: Patrick Clark, Kim Bhasin

The first thing online clothing reseller ThredUp did after clinching a new round of funding last year? Hunt for strategic warehouse space to get the goods to its customers as fast as possible.

Amazon.com has spoiled them for anything less. [Read More]