chi-industrialmeeting (2) At Tuesday’s RealShare Industrial meeting in Chicago, experts at an afternoon session agreed the good news for the industrial sector will probably last for a while.

CHICAGO—One of the persistent themes of this week’s RealShare Industrial conference in Chicago was that the sector has many sources of strength. The impact of e-commerce garners a lot of attention, but other more traditional sources of demand have also fueled new development and attracted dollars from the investment community.