Cold-Link Logistics, LLC

“Cold-Link Logstics’ new facility in Jones County will bring good-paying jobs and new opportunities for Mississippians. Their partnership with the Mississippi company Whitestone Transportation will strengthen our state’s supply chain and provide enhanced speed to market for food processors and distributors. This most recent development win is another sterling example of the fact that Mississippi is open for business and committed to providing an economic environment focused on long term success.”
Tate Reeves
Governor, Mississippi

Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi,  4th Congressional District 

Cold-Link Logistics is locating warehousing and logistics operations in Jones County, Mississippi. The project represents a $64,000,000 corporate investment that will create 84 new jobs. Cold-Link Logistics, a rapidly growing privately held company based in the southeast U.S. that specializes in cold storage warehousing, is partnered with Mississippi-based Whitestone Transportation of Moselle, Mississippi to provide integrated warehousing and transportation services to local and regional food processors and distributors. The company is set to build a 200,000 square foot cold storage warehouse and transportation hub on a 65-acre site near Ellisville, Mississippi with site work to begin in late 2023.

Benefits & Innovation
The Mississippi Development Authority is providing assistance for infrastructure needs, with a $2,100,000 CDBG grant for roadway and public utility improvements. The City of Ellisville and Jones County also will assist with the project. The addition of cold storage warehousing will add to the food processing industry’s capabilities in the area, and increase direct employment by 84 new jobs. 


  • Economic Development Authority of Jones County  
  • Mississippi Development Authority 


  • CDBG: $2,100,000 
  • Private Funds: $64,000,000 
  • Development Infrastructure Program: $1,185,859
  • Jones County: $3,000,000  
  • Total: $70,285,859

Steve Hardin, Mississippi Development Authority
[email protected]  


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