Community development

Creating 1,000 new retail jobs


Attracting up to 130 new retail brands once both Phases are complete, the local area will benefit from significant economic regeneration. McArthurGlen Designer Outlet West Midlands will:

  • Create 1,000 new retail jobs 
  • Support around £20 million of employment income for the local economy annually
  • Generate opportunities for training and skills development, working with local colleges to maximise access to apprenticeship programmes and job opportunities
  • Diversify the local economy and reduce the number of people commuting out of the area
  • Attract more visitors to the area, growing local tourism spend by more than £3 million annually 


Recruitment will begin nearer the time of opening.  If you have any questions in the meantime please contact our Talent Acquisition Coordinator Sam Slade at

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