This story was originally published on Illinois Business Journal on May 13, 2020.
Editor | Illinois Business Journal
“The year kicked off with much optimism in the industrial market. While COVID-19 has created significant challenges, it has not dampened the Metro East’s strengths in that market. Indeed, in some cases, it has amplified those strengths. Think “last mile logistics.” Providers of consumer goods were experiencing robust demand at the beginning of the year. The pandemic energized e-commerce even more as people sheltering at home turned to online shopping…”Read More