Wakefield District is well established as a logistics and distribution hub, due to its ideal location at the heart of the country. Sat on the intersections of the A1, M2 and M62, with the rail connected Wakefield Europort and direct train links to London and multiple international airports and ports, Wakefield offers businesses unrivalled global connectivity.
With its reputation as a leader in logistics and distributions, Wakefield boasts high developer confidence and has 640 hectares of land coming forward in its local plan providing businesses with a variety of options including design and build opportunities.
Wakefield also offers a wealth of skilled people to help you build your business. From warehouse pickers to senior management, our residents strong background in logistics and distribution combined with a labour market of over 2 million people within 35 miles ensures you’ll be able to build the team you need.
With household names such as Next, TJX, Amazon and Asda, the district has proven itself to be a leader for this industry and the ideal place for you to site your business.