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Construction continues on AKNO’s newest project, AKNO Broni Business Park – Broni (PV), Italy.

The AKNO Group continues to grow. After completing its Business Parks in Truccazzano, Tribiano, Carpiano, Settala, Caleppio and Stradella, construction is underway of what will soon be the new logistical center in the pavese area, AKNO Broni Business Park. Covering an area of 150,000 m2, Broni Business Parks already counts with numerous clients, including Scarpe&Scarpe and Columbus Logistics.

The first lot will be completed in May 2018. Two more lwill come online in August 2018, effectively completing phase one of Akno’s newest logistical park.

ZALANDO doubles its footprint at Stradella (Pv).

In 2018, Zalando, in partnership with Fiege Logistics, will double its presence at AKNO’s Stradella Business Parks, Stadella (PV). In fact, the company will increase its footprint from 22,500 m2 to 45,000 m2. With this expansion, Zalando will also generate greater employment opportunities in the area: it is expected that the number of people employed in the hub will increase by over 500.

As stated by Jan Bartels, Vice President of customer fulfillment&amp logistics at Zalando: “The expansion at Stratella is an integral part of our strategic growth plan in Italy and southern Europe, as we remain focused on improving the product offerings to our clients. Investing in Stradella will allow us to better respond to growing demand”.

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SCARPE&SCARPE opens at AKNO’s Broni Business Park (Pv).

Scarpe&Scarpe’s ( new logistical center will be located at AKNO’s Broni Business Parks. The famous brand has chosen this logistical hub, located in the pavese area, to expand its geographical presence through a 40,000 m2 structure.

Scarpe&Scarpe will be joining a large number of firms that have already partnered with the AKNO Group to expand their businesses

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H&M continues to expand at Stradella (Pv).

The H&M Group will expand its presence at AKNO Stradella Business Parks, Stradella (PV).

The logistical center, operated by XPO Logistics (, will now also manage online e-commerce orders placed across European countries, which have historically been handled from Poland. Now, orders coming from Austria will be dispacted from Stradella. This expansion has important implications relating to the area’s employment:  it is estimated that this will result in over 400 new jobs.

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AKNO Stradella Business Park (Pv), counts with over 1,000 workers.

To date, our Business Park at Stradella (PV) counts with the presence of 1,000 workers daily, which increase to 1,500 during peak season.

The industrial park, situated near a major highway exit, has become a strategic point for large enterprises, who have chosen Stradella due to its unbeatable location.

The Stradella Business Park – Via Zaccagnini, is fully occupied and reports no vacancies. Our tenants include H&M – Xpo Logistics”, “Zalando – Fiege Logistic”, la “Città del Farmaco – Ceva”, “Columbus Logistics”,  and, most recently, “Vorkwerk – GDN Logistica” the producer of the famous ‘Folletto’, which has recently relocated from Bressana Bottarone.

The largest employer remains ‘La Città del Libro-Ceva’, Stradella’s first tenant since 2010, which employes roughly 400 workers and twice as many during the holiday and back to school seasons.

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COLUMBUS LOGISTICS is expanding and has chosen AKNO Broni Business Park (Pv) to do so.

Upon its expansion at Stradella (PV), Columbus Logistics Group has once more partnered with the AKNO Group to increase its presence in the pavese province.

Broni Business Parks, AKNO’s latest project, will be completed in August 2018 and  already counts with numerous Tenants, who have chosen it as their new logistical hub due to its strategic location and high quality infrastructure.

Columbus Logistics’s new installation will total 45,000 m2, with the possibility of covering a larger area thanks to the AKNO Group unique infrastructural knowledge and capabilities.

CBRE GI purchases 31,100 m² logistics facility in AKNO Truccazzano Business Park (Mi).

CBRE Global Investors, on behalf of the CBRE European Industrial Fund (EIF), has acquired a 31,100 m² warehouse in Truccazzano (MI), Italy. The property was sold by AKNO Business Parks in an off-market transaction. The purchase price remains undisclosed.

Truccazzano is 15km east of Milan and is a recognised and well-established logistics market with access to the main northern Italian motorways.

The asset is newly developed and built to the highest quality standard. The building is also sub-divisible into three independent modules of approximately 10,300 m².

Pierre-David Baylac, EIF Fund Manager for CBRE Global Investors said: “The latest acquisition for EIF fully meets our investment requirements and complements our current portfolio. We are continuously developing our pipeline of opportunities in strong logistic hubs.”

The warehouse is fully let to ePRICE, an Italian e-commerce company, and the first of its kind to be listed on the Milan Stock Exchange.

“There is strong growth of e-commerce in Europe, and we are happy to welcome a top Italian player into our portfolio. In addition, we like the quality and flexibility of this asset that – unlike most pure e-commerce buildings, could cater to various alternative uses as well, providing leasing flexibility”, added Pierre-David.

Sandro Campora, Head of Investment Operations Italy, CBRE Global Investors added:“We bought the first phase of the Trucazzano Business Park from AKNO last year and we are very happy to continue the cooperation through this acquisition. This is typical of our approach to partner with good quality logistic developers forming long-term relationships. We have had significant transactional activity in Italy this year, closing on around €270m of acquisitions for various clients. It showcases that with the strong local expertise of our team on the ground, solid investments like Truccazzano can be sourced.”

Alex Nuhi, AKNO Business Parks commented: “It is truly a pleasure to be partnering again with CBRE Global Investors. The latest agreement reaffirms AKNO Business Parks’ global position as the leader in development and management of state of the art industrial and logistical projects as well as the highest level of our clients. Covering more than 66,000m², Truccazzano Business Park is a refined example of our Group’s dedication and know-how in creating superb properties equipped with the most innovative energy efficiency technologies.”

COLUMBUS LOGISTICS is opening its new warehouse at AKNO Stradella Business Park (Pv).

As Columbus Logistics continues to grow, the company will open a new warehouse at Stratella, a key location for the distribution of goods in Norhern and Central Italy.

Located close to an exit on the A21 highway, Stradella Business Parks is easily accessible by trucks and logistical vehicles. The new warehouse provides great advantages to the company’s clients, as it is closer to the Port of Genova and has the ability of accepting large containers.

In 2015, Columbus Logistics reported a 10% growth in profits, followed by a 5% increase in the first semester of 2016; with this new expansions, the company is solidifying its growth trajectory. 

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ZALANDO chooses AKNO Stradella Business Park (Pv).

AKNO Business Parks is proud to announce that the fashion industry leading online platform Zalando – – in collaboration with FIEGE Logistics, has opened its first international satellite warehouse at AKNO Business Parks in Stradella (PV). Due to this project, Italian customers can be served quickly, while the company responds effectively to the growing demand in the e-commerce sector.
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ePrice’s new fulfillment center at AKNO Truccazzano Business Park (Mi).

The ePrice Group, one of Italy’s largest e-commerce retailers, which counted with over one million orders in 2016, has chosen AKNO Truccazzano Business Park (MI) as its new logistical facility.
The new fulfillment center, situated 15 km outside Milan, will cover an area of 31,000 m2 and is strategically located within the region’s principal highway systems.
ePrice is set to strengthen its network in order to triple sales of large appliances, the firm’s most profitable business segment. “This transaction is especially strategic for us” says the CEO of ePrice, “through this new logistical center in Truccazzano, we will be able to increase our capacity
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AKNO Business Parks builds the new Pardis Innovation Center for GEICO.

AKNO Business Parks builds the new Pardis Innovation Center for GEICO, in Cinisello Balsamo (MI). A technological hub for research and development was created, which resembles nothing in the world: an imposing structure capable of responding to the increasing demand for sustainability, environmental protection and energy efficiency from the automotive industry. In Persian, “Pardis” signifies “paradise”, it is in perfect harmony with AKNO Business Parks mission: strong, functional systems and a love for the environment.
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New Hotel Ibis Styles to Milan.

AKNO Hotellerie opens a new Hotel for Ibis Styles Milano Est Settala: fresh and dynamic, the hotel is surrounded by the greenery of AKNO Business Parks in Settala. The property is conveniently located by major intersections in Milan. The hotel has rooms fit for all comforts, surrounded by a 60.000 m² park with a pool and pond. Ideal for business travelers, but also for families or simply enjoying an aperitif. Extensive outdoor parking.
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TELL YOUR to TUO group choose AKNO Business Parks.

AKNO Business Park in Stradella (PV) welcomes a new star of Italian modern distribution: the TUOdì Group. The group is dynamic, and owes its success to the innovative ideas of a family that has always worked in the distribution sector. AKNO Business Parks is pleased to partner with corporate customers to create state of the art facilities capable of meeting the expectations of all parties.

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H&M and XPO LOGISTICS chooses AKNO Business Parks.

AKNO Business Park continues its international growth and signs a collaboration agreement with XPO Logistics and H&M, one of the worlds leading clothing companies. The ‘Supply Chain Center’ will be located at the Business Park in Stradella (PV), which covers an area of 7.000 m² .
AKNO Business Park imposes itself as the market leader in the global construction of industrial complexes, offering new and innovative services.
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UNES products pass through AKNO Business Parks.

It is with great pleasure that we announce the birth of the new logistics center for UNES, at our Business Park in Truccazzano (MI) – Strada provinciale Rivoltana. The company UNES, an important Italian supermarket chain that is part of the Finiper Group, has about 170 stores in Northern Italy. In 2010, they generated revenues of 650 million euros and employed 1,940 people.

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“Pharma City ”, born in Stradella (Pv).

CEVA Logistics and AKNO Business Parks, are pleased to officially announce the creation of the “Pharma City”. The hub, located at the brand new Business Park in Stradella, in the province of Pavia, is dedicated to the storage and handling of pharmaceutical products. “Pharma City” was developed using the most advanced technological solutions and is equipped with the most innovative systems of temperature control. The building demonstrates commitment to environmentally friendly spaces: the hub is equipped with a photovoltaic plant that makes the yearly production of 1100 Mwh of energy, possible, equivalent to the consumption of about 400 residential units, with a total saving of 80 tons of CO2 emissions.

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Another important validification for AKNO Business Parks.

We are pleased to announce that Moveng S.p.A., a company of MOVING Logistics Group S.p.A., consolidated its relationship with AKNO Business Parks by signing a lease for a property at the Business Park in Tribiano (MI) – Via Rossini. MOVENG S.p.A, specializes in warehouse logistics for distributors, owning more than 100,000 m² of warehouse spaces across Italy for all its customers, operating in the most varied industries, but sharing the need to manage consumer goods, spare parts for the world of plants, hardware materials and archives.
Trust is demonstrated when a major customer as MOVENG, chooses our property, confirming the quality and effort that we put into the realization of our Business Parks, and in the service we provide to our customers.

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Hotel Ibis Styles opens in Milan – Melegnano.

On December 10th, 2012 we inaugurated the new Hotel Ibis Styles Milano – Melegnano, the latest achievement of AKNO Business Parks. The Ibis Styles Milan Melegnano, a new structure related to the Accor brand, is situated 1 km away from the tangenziale Est of Milan. The hotel features 119 spacious and comfortable rooms, the ideal solution for business travelers. Thanks to the triple and quadruple rooms with facilities for children, the hotel is also a great solution for families. The Hotel offers a crisp and colorful play area, as well as TV channels for children. Available for guests: parking and bar with access to the veranda to spend some relaxing time. The “all inclusive” package includes a rich breakfast buffet and unlimited WiFi. Surrounded by a friendly and colorful atmosphere, at iBIS sTYLES Milano Melegnano you will enjoy a pleasant stay full of attention to small details and great freedom
For information and reservations: Tel. + 39 02919771 e-mail: Via Don Dossetti,Francolino, 20080 Carpiano (MI).

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Big e-commerce choose AKNO Business Parks.

Banzai Commerce, a company that includes famous e-commerce brands, such as ePRICE and SaldiPrivati, prefers AKNO Business Parks, choosing the Business Park in Settala (MI) – via Buozzi to open a new distribution branch for its products. Banzai Commerce, is a leader in Italian e-commerce, with 2 million registered customers, sales of nearly 110 million euros and more than 500,000 orders annually. Brands like ePRICE and Saldi Privati have already served over 1.7 million customers and are visited by more than 2.4 million people monthly.

Business Park in Stradella (Pv) expands to 170,000 m².

The Business Park in Stradella (Pv) opened at the end of 2010, which already houses the “Città del Libro”, expands by 8 more modules, totaling 170,000 m² . The Business Park in Stradella, located along the A21 (Turin – Piacenza – Brescia) and 300 meters from the “Broni-Stradella” exit, offers properties made with the highest quality standards with a usable 13meters height under beam. The project will be created with an eye towards sustainability by building a solar plant on the roofs, adding thermal break window frames, recovering rainwater for irrigation of green areas, maximizing the natural light through the use of translucent roofs and low energy lamps.
For more information contact us at + 39.0295307256 or email

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Ortofin strengthens its collaboration with AKNO Business Parks.

We are pleased to announce that Ortofin, a company within the FinIper group, has consolidated its relationship with AKNO Business Parks, by signing a lease for an additional property at the Business Park di Settala (MI) – Via Buozzi. FinIper Group S.p.A., is a leading food retail company with a sales network of 26 ipermarkets in 7 regions of Italy, over 7000 employees and a turnover that in 2010 exceeded 2.5 billion euros. The trust shown from a major customer like Ortofin and from FinIper by choosing a property within the Business Park in Settala, confirms the strategic position and competitiveness of the logistic park.

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Another important customer chooses AKNO Business Parks.

AKNO Business Parks and HDS S.p.A. have signed a lease for a new building at the new Business Park in Stradella, in the province of Pavia.
HDS S.p.A., a company which belongs to the Group Palladio Finanziaria S.p.A., has a portfolio of brands including Robo, Dega, Arimpex,a leader for more than half a century in providing specialty commercial catering food. Furthermore, the location of Stradella was selected as the new Italian headquarters.
The presence of an important customer like HDS in the Business Park in Stradella, confirms the strategic position and competitiveness of the logistical park. The Business Park in Stradella, located along the A21 (Turin – Piacenza – Brescia), spreads over an area of 336,000 m² and offers over 170,000 m² of state – of- the – art space.

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A new Roadhouse restaurant is opening at our Shopping & Business park in Carpiano (MI/Italy)

We are happy to announce that the 28th Roadhouse Grill restaurant was inaugurated at our Shopping & Business Park in Capriano (MI/Italy) – Strada Provinciale SP40 Melegnano – Binasco, 200 mt. from the highway exit of Melegnano (Barriera Milano Sud).

CEVA Announces the Winners of the first world Supplier Awards competition.

CEVA Logistics, a leading Supply Chain Management company, has awarded AKNO Business Parks S.p.A. as he winner in the suppliers category in southern Europe, Middle East and Africa, at the first edition of “Supplier Awards”, held on July14th, 2011. The event was designed to reward flawless execution and the commitment and strategic alignment of suppliers with CEVA. AKNO Business Park has been recognized for its extreme competitiveness, innovation and high quality property and real estate solutions in working with Ceva. They delivered new developments in record time, using eco-friendly materials, and supporting the efforts of CEVA on the environment. The awards were presented in the enchanting surroundings of Città del Libro, Stradella (Pv), Italy, where more than half of the books read in Italy are sorted. The work carried out by a wide variety of vendors were evaluated and divided into seven categories, and AKNO Business Park has been awarded amongst these seven. The companies were judged on the basis of: social values and culture, the use of best practices in their global operations and the execution of the main principals that support Ceva, sustainability and environmental and social responsibility activities.

Save the date: June 7th through 9th, 2011 AKNO Business Parks EIRE

AKNO Business Parks is pleased to announce that will be present with its own Stand at EIRE, June 7th through 9th, 2011 at the new Fiera MIlano exhibition complex, Rho – Pero
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Stand nr. K13/L14

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“Città del Libro”, Stradella (Pv) Italy.

On October 18th, 2010, “Città del Libro” was born the in Stradella (Pv), and our latest achievement was entirely leased to the international group, Ceva Logistics.
The property is 82,000 m² and is spread over an area of 165,000 m² . Created in just 8 months after the laying down of the first stone, is considered “the largest European logistics hub dedicated entirely to publishing “. “Città del Libro” is an completely sustainable project, equipped with a photovoltaic system installed on the roofs of the building, capable of generating 3780 MWh, the equivalent to the energy consumed by 2,000 families and equal to an annual reduction in emissions of 1630 tons of CO2. Additionally, the internal and external lighting system is made with energy-saving lamps. A transparent material was used on the roof, allowing the use of natural light to create additional energy savings.,1254,24_ART_3064_cmsGDOWEEK,00.html

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New major customer for Business Park in Settala (MI)-Via delle industrie, Italy.

An important new customer chooses one of our properties as its new headquarters. Ortofin , a company within Gruppo Finler S.p.a.,singned a lease for the new property called “Phase 4″ in the Business Park in Settala (MI) – via delle Industrie.
The trust instilled in our group by such important Company is gratifying, and demonstrates the quality and care we place in the construction of our properties.

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AKNO Business Parks sign a new contract with the Hella group.

It is a pleasure that the Hella group, an important leader in automotive products, has chosen our Business Park in Settala (MI) – Via Buozzi as its new headquarters.
Being chosen by a group with such prestige makes us happy, and encourages us to continue on our path.

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The MOVENDO group chooses the Business Park of Truccazzano (MI) as its new home.

We are pleased to announce that as of January 2009, the MOVENDO group has chosen our Business Park in Truccazzano (MI) as its new headquarters.

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Construction has started on the 3rd and 4th phases of the Business Park in Settala (MI) – Via delle Industrie.

In June 2008, work began on the construction sites of the third and fourth phase of the Business Park in Settala (MI) – Via delle Industrie. The two properties will have a total area of 38800 m². and will be completed and delivered by March 2009.

New property in Tribiano (MI), Italy, has been rented.

The project in Tribiano (MI) was completed and delivered. The 11720 m² property was leased for the next six + six years to the company Supply Chain DIMAF Pharma S.r.l.

The second property in Settala (MI), Italy, is ready.

The second property in Settala (MI), Italy, is ready.
As of September 2006, the second logistics-dedicated building within the Business Park in Settala (MI) – Via delle Indutrie – was completed and leased. The building was allocated for the next few years to DHL Exel Supply Chain (Italy) S.p.A. within the DHL-Deutsche Post group, a leading company in national and international transportation and logistics. It is a pleasure to emphasize how this company has chosen our Business Park in Settala-Via delle Industria, as its Italian headquarters. See photos using the photo gallery!