Logicor completes largest UK letting

Logicor has let Sherburn 667, its 666,898 sq ft Leeds distribution unit to Clipper Logistics, in the largest letting of an existing UK warehouse in 2020. The letting also represents Logicor’s largest UK letting to date.

Sherburn 667 is a fully fitted modern distribution facility located in Sherburn, near Leeds and close to the A1(M)/M62 in Yorkshire. Logicor has signed a new long-term lease with Clipper Logistics to facilitate further growth with its e-fulfilment activities.

Anthony McCluskie, Logicor’s Director, Asset Management, UK, comments: “We are delighted to have concluded this letting to Clipper Logistics – the largest letting in 2020 of an existing building and the largest letting we have signed to date within our UK portfolio.”

Charlie Howard, Logicor’s Managing Director, UK, comments: “This is our second letting to Clipper Logistics, following the letting of Sheffield615 in 2018. We are very pleased to have been able to build on our existing relationship with Clipper and accommodate their requirements in the UK for their e-commerce fulfilment.”

Tony Mannix – CEO at Clipper Logistics, comments: “Clipper are delighted to have added the Sherburn site to our portfolio and further extend our relationship with Logicor. We have seen unprecedented growth in our ecommerce operations in recent months and the Sherburn site will be a key site within the Clipper network to facilitate our growth plans as we continue to support both new and existing customers. Clipper remain at the forefront of innovation in the retail logistics sector and the Sherburn site will quickly become our centre of excellence with the planned introduction of automation and robotics as we continue to deliver world class solutions for our customers.”

JLL advised Clipper Logistics.