The Lille Region: The ideal location for your European distribution center.
The densest European road network.Direct high-speed Eurostar service.3 internationally known maritime ports (Boulogne/Mer, Calais et Dunkerque). Proximity of the world’s largest port (Antwerp and Rotterdam).The new Seine-Nord canal linking Paris with Northern France will round out existing inland waterways.4 major international airports in close proximity to the region (Paris, London, Brussells and Amsterdam).
Main companiesFrance’s largest offer of logistics services5,600 companiesOver 58,000 employees
Logistics facilitiesOver 5,000 hectares of land for industrial and logistics activities-immediately availableOver 20 multimodal hubs and logistics centers.Land & building costs among the lowest in Europe
Hygena is to centralize all its logistic operations in France at a business park in Arras. In time, the site is expected to employ 80 people.
This logistics base will meet new needs that result from the retailer’s exponential growth in the region, which already counts 160 outlets under the Lidl banner.