If your business is involved in the food and drink sector, our lawyers offer commercial legal advice based on our years of experience working with similar businesses.
The world of food and drink is changing. Consumer demands regarding health and the environment are radically influencing the sector. On top of this, technology and data are revolutionising every aspect of business, from farm to fork.
We work with businesses across the food and drink supply chain, from farmers and manufacturers, through to retailers and regulators.
Our lawyers have a wide range of expertise but will give you specific legal advice that suits your business and your goals. We can help you with:
- Raw material purchase contracts
- Import issues
- Logistics contracts.
- Brand/intellectual property creation and protection
- Packaging contracts
- Labelling regulation
- Immigration support
- Outsourcing agreements
- Rural land management.
Distribution and marketing
- Logistics agreements
- Retailer relationships
- Consumer protection regulation
- Competition issues
- Export issues.
- Intellectual property and brand enforcement
- Product liability issues
- Reputation and social media management.
Ongoing business support
- Employment issues
- Corporate support
- New investment/finance
- Real estate issues
- Health & safety
- Risk and dispute support.
Our food and drink lawyers are very experienced in the sector, with many having worked in-house.
We work with companies across the supply chain – from start-ups to household names. We’re also members of organisations including the Food & Drink Federation and the British Brands Group.
These are challenging times for the food and drink sector, with Brexit, changing consumer demands and technological advances all giving businesses much to think about. With us on your side, you’ll feel confident that your legal needs are met and you have a strategic partner you can rely on. Together we’ll help you navigate these challenges and take advantage of opportunities.