Ruth Leighton

NW in 2018 | E-commerce effect

The industrial market is witnessing a transformation, with significant growth in the e-commerce market meaning that consumer shopping habits are placing greater demands on the warehouse than on the high street, writes Ruth Leighton of GVA.

Alison Mitchell, Executive Director, Sensor City 2

NW in 2018 | Building a knowledge network

In recent years, the benefits associated with collaborative working have become prevalent, particularly in the science and tech sectors, and we’re continuing to champion this at Sensor City, writes executive director, Alison Mitchell.

Citylabs 2 Side View

BUDGET I Tech spend to the fore as Hammond maps out future

The digital economy looks to be one of the big winners of Philip Hammond's Autumn Budget, with the Chancellor committing £500m across areas including Artificial Intelligence, low-carbon and autonomous vehicles, geospatial data and the rollout of fibre and 5G connectivity.

Future Liv Transport Plan

MIPIM UK I Liverpool keen to land transport pilot

Jessica Middleton-Pugh & Neil Tague

Following the publication of a spatial masterplan for the emerging Knowledge Quarter, KQ Liverpool has set out a plan for the improvement of connectivity within the city.

Andrei Danescu And Adrian Negoita From Botsandus

Intu works with retail tech start-ups

Retail property heavyweight Intu has announced that it is to provide live trialing oppportunities for seven young businesses with ideas to change retail.