The new collaboration connects Cushman & Wakefield’s existing Retail services platform with Logistics, Industrial, and eCommerce expertise to deliver seamless, full-service solutions
CHICAGO (October 17, 2017) – Today, Cushman & Wakefield introduced newCommerce, a collaborative and innovative approach for advising which integrates Cushman’s Retail services with Logistics, Industrial, and eCommerce offerings to provide clients with strategies for growth and advancement in a climate of ever-evolving technology.
newCommerce utilizes leadership, market experience, and resources from these three practice areas to develop sophisticated solutions for modern challenges in the retail industry. Cushman & Wakefield’s newCommerce experts will provide network planning, supply chain consulting, site selection, labor analytics, material handling engineering, incentives, brokerage, valuation, and asset services.
“OurnewCommerce expertsare equipped to support long-standing bricks-and-mortar retailers looking to adapt supply functions for eCommerce integration or eCommerce-only organizations ready to hit the ground with a test “pop-up” store or full store roll-out strategy.We are excited to provide clients from both sectorswith seamless, full-service solutions,” said John Morris, Executive Managing Director of Logistics and Industrial Services at Cushman & Wakefield for the Americas.
The need for a newCommerce service team was informed by Cushman & Wakefield’s research efforts on the trends occurring in the retail industry. By combining this research with thought leadership from Cushman’s Retail and Logistics experts, newCommerce can change the paradigm for retailers, advising on what is changing in these sectors and on how retailers can maintain success and grow into the future.
David Gorelick, Executive Managing Director and Head of Retail Services for the Americas at Cushman & Wakefield, said,“Whether you’re building a physical bricks-and-mortar presence, trying to optimize your distribution network, or choosing between self-perform fulfillment and third party, Cushman & Wakefield’s newCommerce experts can help you find the right solution to maximize your infrastructure and offer your consumer the best shopping experience.” For more information, please visit http://cushwakenewcommerce.com.
About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. Our 45,000 employees in more than 70 countries help occupiers and investors optimize the value of their real estate by combining our global perspective and deep local knowledge with an impressive platform of real estate solutions. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $6 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of the Cushman & Wakefield brand. 100 years of taking our clients’ ideas and putting them into action. To learn more, visit www.cushwakecentennial.com, www.cushmanwakefield.com, or follow @CushWake on Twitter.