LOGISTICS & INDUSTRIAL

  • Richard Lawrence

SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Agency

CHALLENGE

  • To identify and acquire a suitable site of 35 acres with outline planning consent for B8 use, to accommodate a Midlands Customer Fulfillment Centre (CFC) which Ocada will build out themselves.

STRATEGY

  • Advise on market conditions
  • Identify available sites (on and off market)
  • Full analysis of suitable sites available
  • Inspections of the sites with our client
  • Ascertain a shortlist of the preferred sites
  • Request proposals on the shortlisted sites
  • Negotiate on the proposals put forward
  • Provide advice on what we believe is the best opportunity

SERVICES

  • Agency

RESULTS

  • After undertaking a site search, Colliers International were successful in identifying a suitable site for Ocado to build their Midlands Customer Fulfillment Centre (CFC). The site was subsequently acquired on a virtual freehold basis by Colliers International on behalf of Ocado and within the parameters detailed in their initial brief.