Warsaw - Cannes Big business under the palm trees (ep. 6)

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A huge bombshell for the finale of the Cannes podcast – as many as FIVE of the top experts in the last episode of the series! Some famous names and also some less well-known to us are now poised to enter the Polish market! And you can listen to them here!

John Duckworth of The Instant Group, Johnnie Wilkinson and Barbara Wojdełko of Greenman Holding, as well as Benjamin Bettoun and Rüdiger Dany of NEPI Rockcastle are commenting especially for Eurobuild! They give us their deep reflections on flex, retail, investment in CEE and the strength of the Polish market.

Enjoy listening!

Listen to "Eurobuild FM – the special MIPIM 2023 edition (ep. 6)" on Spreaker.

And that's it! We have now published six episodes of our podcast series from MIPIM 2023, in which we interviewed sixteen outstanding experts – a wide range of views, thoughts and opinions. Thank you to all who took part and see you at MIPIM 2024!

Some time before this, we will be bringing out our podcasts from Expo Real in a completely new format!

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schedule 25 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 12 June 2024
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schedule 25 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 24 July 2024
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schedule 24 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Poland Kion extends its lease in B4B in Kraków

schedule 24 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Poland City Logistics Kraków enters final stage

schedule 24 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

Panattoni has begun the final construction stage of its City Logistics Kraków I warehouse park in the city’s Nowa Huta district. A total of 11,300 sqm is to be built with the park, which will expand to its final target size to 36,500 sqm.

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schedule 23 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Warehouse & industrial

Germany Pure timber park to set new standards

schedule 22 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 22 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Warehouse & industrial

Poland Tuplex joins Multipark Bydgoszcz

schedule 22 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Poland TechnipFMC stays at Podium Park

schedule 22 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Poland Alma bought by Polish investor

schedule 22 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 19 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Romania EUR 110 mln acquisition for WDP

schedule 19 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 19 July 2024
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schedule 18 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 18 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Romania VGP Park Bucharest North welcomes DHL Express

schedule 18 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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Warehouse & industrial

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schedule 18 July 2024
Opr./edited by ANZ

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schedule 19 March 2024

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schedule 17 March 2024

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schedule 22 February 2024

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schedule 19 February 2024

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Edition 7 (290) July 2024

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