Friday 21st Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

North West depot for Potter

Potter Logistics has taken a warehouse at Charleywood Point on Knowsley Industrial Park, Merseyside.

The refurbished 87,650 sq ft warehouse owned by Threadneedle Investments’ has been let on a new 10 year lease at a rent of £3.575 per sq ft. The facility was formerly occupied by DHL. The warehouse will act as a new MRHA and COMAH distribution centre close to Potter’s Knowsley rail freight terminal and will be operational in the Autumn.

B8 Real Estate and JLL acted for Threadneedle Investments while Fox Lloyd Jones from Leeds advised Potter Logistics. Steve Johnson of B8 Real Estate said: “This latest letting at Knowsley reinforces the improving logistics market where we are seeing increased demand for good quality units in the 50,000 – 150,000 sq ft size range with Merseyside the recent beneficiary of several large lettings”.