Businesses in the consumer goods and retail industry face a number of challenges in today’s ever changing and complex marketplace, including shifting consumer attitudes towards products and brands, new entrants to the sector and increasingly stringent regulation. While some choose to streamline their portfolios, others target growth on a global scale through innovative strategies.

With a wealth of experience across all relevant areas of law, our lawyers in more than 45 countries help clients navigate through these challenges, working across borders to find simple, creative solutions in response to local legal and developments affecting their business.

Our services include seeking swift seizure and injunction proceedings to protect client brands, establishing effective trade and commercial compliance programs, assisting with new product developments, developing IT solutions for digital sales and marketing, advising on employment issues, creating innovative transfer pricing strategies, maximizing efficiency in the supply chain, managing real estate portfolios and executing growth strategies through mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other commercial collaborations.

From luxury brands to high street fashion stores to retailers and food and beverage companies, we advise some of the largest consumer goods and retail companies worldwide – helping them respond to any challenges they face at every stage of the business cycle.