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Accounting for more than a third of consumer spending, the retail sector is a vital part of the UK economy. From product developers and manufacturers, commercial landlords, shops and retail outlets to online sellers, we act for a wide range of retail businesses. Focusing our cross practice skills and experience to help you deal with the many and ever changing challenges you face.
The global consumer is becoming increasingly sophisticated and, as a retailer, you need to be aware and keep pace with the many different channel’s through which today’s consumers choose to buy products and services.
It’s fair to say that success and indeed survival, has meant optimizing all aspects of the supply chain and business model, being proactive in emerging technologies and actively listening to consumers. As such we know you face a unique set of challenges and we offer a wide range of expertise and commercial sense, our advice dealing with everything from regulatory and consumer matters, brand and anti-counterfeiting work, property and employment issues to terms of trading and manufacturing supply, agency, distribution and franchising agreements.