Business in the Lake District
in South Lakeland, Cumbria
South Lakeland is a location where business can thrive; the area's tradition of manufacturing, engineering and locally inspired food and drink continues to see famous goods and products exported and used all around the world.
Here, you find a truly diverse landscape, where agriculture and rural enterprises neighbour a prospering tourism and hospitality sector. We're sure you'll enjoy learning more about our hi-tech and creative industries too, who are always at the forefront of innovation.
There is a great diversity of companies, with well-known household names sitting alongside small and medium sized businesses, each providing their own unique contribution to the economy. But please don’t just take our word for it, have a look for yourself!