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Our Consumer team draws upon a group of highly sophisticated, global, multi-disciplinary experts, which have made DWF become a trusted partner to many leading household brands. Our legal services within this sector cover a variety of different market and business needs.

Understanding the Consumer sector

Our deep understanding of the end-to-end customer supply chain and our ability to see issues in the sector before they happen, combined with deep in-house experience, helps us drive business growth and success for our clients.

We can also help businesses and brands to grow globally, whilst advising on local competitive and commercial challenges as well as regulatory frameworks.

Our Consumer team delivers industry knowledge and expertise

Our Consumer team’s expertise spreads across a range of sectors, including:

We help our clients to protect their business and reputation in the face of increasing challenges, such as the ever-evolving digital transformation of the sector. This includes the decline of shopping centres, to hospitality booking systems and ESG and its impact on consumer spending and the supply chain.

Latest reports and downloads

Top UK Retail Trends 2021
2020 was a year unlike any other, so what does 2021 have in store?  As we commence year two of COVID-19 and life after the EU, the world is different. We consider all of this and more as we review the biggest trends for 2021.
The Future of the Hospitality Customer Journey
This report summarises our conversations with hospitality business leaders, noting how the 'future of the customer journey' has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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