Supply chain digitisation: A shift from driving efficiency to building resilience

If there’s one thing that COVID-19 has taught us it is that digitisation is a lifeline that supports supply chains to weather blips as well as prolonged periods of crisis. In fact, more than 80% of business leaders in Southeast Asia plan to adopt more forms of digitisation in supply chains to build resiliency for […]

Bapcor National Distribution Centre

Size: 50, 000 sqm Project Type: National Distribution Centre Location: Melbourne Bapcor’s needs: After completing a significant network strategy, TMX was engaged by Bapcor to design and procure a new 50,000 sqm distribution centre in Melbourne. The new distribution centre will allow Bapcor to consolidate several existing facilities spread across metropolitan Melbourne.  The TMX difference TMX populated a […]

PFD Foods Distribution Centre and Seafood Processing Facility

Size: 23,000 sqm Project Type: Distribution Centre and Seafood Processing Facility Location: Knoxfield, VIC Project Value: $39 Million PFD Foods’ needs: PFD Foods operated 3 separate assets in Knoxfield and had an intent to consolidate their operations under one roof​. Existing premises occupied by PFD Foods required significant upkeep and maintenance whilst also being functionally obsolete​. PFD Foods […]

Arnott’s Biscuits Automated National Distribution Centre

Size: 25,000 sqm Project Type: Automated National Distribution Centre Location: Huntingwood, NSW Arnott’s Biscuits’ needs The limited existing site capacity, double handling of stock in the existing warehousing system and inefficient double handling transport model was not sustainable for future operations and growth. ​ Existing owned site limited the capacity and design options for growth expansion.​ On-going manufacturing and distribution […]

Woolworths Automated High-Bay Distribution Centre

Size: 60,000 sqm Project Type: Automated High-Bay Distribution Centre Location: Dandenong South, VIC Woolworths’ needs: Delivering the first of a new generation of automated grocery distribution centres in Australia. The building had to be built and integrated around a complex automation system. Management and provision of a cost-effective . Construction of a rack clad, 44m high building – the highest […]

Asahi Automated High-Bay Distribution Centre

Size: 18,778 sqm Project Type: Automated High-Bay Distribution Centre Location: Brisbane Asahi’s challenges Delivery of a 40,000 pallet Automated Storage & Retrieval System (ASRS)  which was built for 30,000 pallets day one but with expansion capability. Detailed geotechnical investigations on the two preferred sites to ensure the building design could be accommodated.  Through this process one of the two sites was […]

Snack Brands High-Bay Distribution Centre

Size: 30,291 sqm (Office & High-Bay Distribution Centre) & 51,715sqm site area (food manufacturing) Project Type: Office and High-Bay Automated Warehouse Location: Sydney Project Value: $120 Million Snackbrands’ challenges: Occupied 6 manufacturing and distribution centres in Western Sydney. Wide ranging lease expiry date profile on the 6 occupied facilities. Distribution centre lease expiries were fast approaching. Establishing true day […]

Coles Supermarkets, Automated High-Bay Distribution Centres

Size: 67,148 sqm Project Type: Automated High-Bay Distribution Centre Location: Brisbane and Sydney Coles’ needs: Development of detailed technical design documentation and architectural plans​. Property procurement via a competitive developer tender and selection process​. Negotiation of Agreement for Lease and Lease. Project management of the delivery of the facility (inclusive of integration of automation). The TMX difference Value […]

What is a lease renewal service?

What is a lease renewal service? And do i need one? Your questions answered. For many businesses, lease renewal can be a stressful and confusing time. For others, it may be an afterthought or something they manage “off the side of the desk” while simultaneously trying to manage their core business. The fact is that […]

Five ways to reduce real estate cost exposure

Revenue and costs are critical in establishing the profitability of any business. For many businesses, commercial real estate is a key driver of cost. TMX has seen firsthand the importance of minimising cost exposure in real estate and it specialises in helping businesses manage this cost. So what is cost exposure in commercial real estate? […]