Brent emerges as top last-mile logistics hotspot

Brent in north-west London is the top last-mile e-commerce location in the UK, according to new research. Findings by Knight Frank – which analysed areas by supply, affordability, accessibility and labour supply – show that Croydon and Northampton are also viewed as optimum locations for last-mile logistics. Knight Frank noted that these locations are now driven by the increasing complexity of delivery models, and not just where online shoppers live and work. The best-performing 30 locations with the highest proportions of online shoppers are all in London, where there is escalating demand for space in what is already an undersupplied