Martex signs major 45,000 sqm lease with Logicor, moves into Logicor Będzin
Logicor, owner, developer and manager of logistics real estate in Europe, has signed a leasing agreement with Martex, a Polish distributor of truck spare parts. At Logicor Będzin Martex will occupy 45,000 square metres in a standalone warehouse premises.
Martex, established in 1992, is the sole company in Poland involved in the distribution of truck parts is a shareholder of the international purchasing group TEMOT INTERNATIONAL (a global network of Spare Parts Distributors operating in the Automotive Aftermarket). Martex, headquartered in Upper Silesia, operates 42 sales branches across Poland. By relocating to Będzin, Martex will have the opportunity to consoli-date its logistics operations into one central warehouse, enabling faster response for customer orders.
Andrzej Parzoch, V-ce President at Martex, said: "We've been looking for the perfect location, and we found one in Logicor Będzin, a standalone property surrounded by a large lot with huge opportunities regarding park-ing and storage space. What's even more important, it's close to our present location, meaning we can keep the current employees."
Piotr Brycki, Senior Asset Manager at Logicor, said: "The agreement with Martex perfectly fits Logicor ESG's strategy – to launch tenant improvements in the existing property instead of developing a new warehouse space. We've upgraded sprinkler and pumping installations and ventilation and air condition systems. We also modernized the office space and introduced up-to-date fire protection systems".
Logicor Będzin is located in the Upper Silesian Industrial District area, 13 km from Katowice on the border with Sosnowiec. Park has an excellent connection to the ex-press route S86 (Katowice-Sosnowiec) that joins the A4 motorway/European route E40 (Wrocław-Katowice-Kraków) and is situated 30 km from the international Katowi-ce-Pyrzowice Airport.