We work exclusively in retail environments and have done so for over 10 years. We currently have strong relationships with both retail landlords and developers as well as many leading retailers; your tenants.

What difference can Wates make to your retail development?

  • Provide a one stop shop from major extensions to minor ‘touch-ups’ or re-configuration of retail units
  • We regularly work with developers both directly and through our work with retailers, so we understand your drivers and requirements
  • Existing relationships with your customers, the retailers, speeds up the process of them opening a store
  • Proven benefits on programme and cost, from working with many of your prospective tenants – we will get it done faster and to a better quality than other contractors
  • Wates can provide an experienced tailor-made project team and specialist supply chain according to the requirements of the project
  • Expert teams experienced in live environments and out of hours working
  • Experience and in-depth understanding of the safety protocols and practices required for safe live environment working backed by a proven track record
  • Demonstrable expertise in delivering low energy and environmentally friendly solutions to reduce operating costs
  • Offer feasibility studies including surveys, planning submission, 3D modelling and temporary works design as well as detailed designs
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DHL Cannock

 The Wates Retail Team successfully completed the £8million extension to the DHL distribution centre in Cannock, delighting the customer by ensuring a flawless delivery of the...