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How COVID-19 Will Impact the U.S. Industrial Real Estate Sector

Originally published in NREI’s 2020 Midyear Outlook, page 29 The COVID-19 pandemic put the supply chain in a state of disruption. Retailers struggled to stock shelves, non-essential manufacturers were forced to shutdown or shift manufacturing to essential items, and food suppliers had to shift distribution away from closed restaurants and toward consumer outlets. Even retail and e-commerce giants such as Walmart and Amazon—largely considered to be at the top of the logistics game—ultimately ran out of in-demand items like toilet paper and cleaning supplies. Even ... Read More

2020-08-03T15:13:56+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Articles, Frank P. Crivello, Milwaukee|

Frank P. Crivello of Phoenix Investors Discusses Traditional RF Scanners vs. Tablet-Based Scanning

Published by TMCnet Warehouses have used radio frequency (RF) scanners to read barcodes and other inventory labels for years, but advances in scanning and computer technology now offer more affordable solutions. Standard RF scanners are relatively expensive and often limited in functionality, which has led to a trend of warehouse operators implementing tablets in the warehouse for scanning purposes. Phoenix Logistics, a third-party logistics (3PL) provider based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has been transitioning away from traditional barcode scanners in favor of tablets. Phoenix selected the Samsung Tab ... Read More

2020-07-31T18:57:54+00:00July 31st, 2020|Articles, Frank P. Crivello, Milwaukee|

Phoenix Investors Sees Value in Local Arts Education Programming

Published by PR Newswire MILWAUKEE, July 15, 2020 – Phoenix Investors, a national private commercial real estate firm headquartered in Milwaukee, is investing $25,000 in the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF), specifically to UPAF Bright Minds, presented by BMO Harris Bank. UPAF Bright Minds provides essential funding to arts education initiatives delivered by UPAF Member Groups, touching the lives of over 100,000 students each year. “UPAF serves an incredible and imperative role in making the arts more accessible for all of Southeastern Wisconsin, especially our ... Read More

2020-07-17T17:15:37+00:00July 17th, 2020|Articles, Frank P. Crivello, Milwaukee|
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