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WMRE's Common Area: What Automation Means for Logistics Real Estate

Melinda McLaughlin, Prologis’ vice president of research, comes on the show to dispel misconceptions about the increased adoption of technology in the logistics space.


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In this episode, David Bodamer has an in-depth conversation with Melinda McLaughlin, the vice president of research at Prologis, about how automation and the COVID-19 pandemic have impacted the global logistics chain.

You will learn: 

  • What opportunities are available to someone who’s interested in investing in the logistics space
  • How the pandemic has brought awareness to shortfalls in the supply chain
  • How some companies are adopting automation to help streamline the logistics chain
  • The surprising real estate and labor implications of the greater use of automation
  • And more!

Tune in now.


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