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Food & Beverage


British Columbia has become a leader in North America for food and beverage innovation, with origin stories found here in some of the following movements: organic, fair trade, vegan, non-GMO, gluten-free, and zero waste. We are proud to work with a range of companies creating impact and vision in this industry.

Whether you are looking to develop, commercialize or scale a food truck, restaurant, packaged good, or any other food or beverage concept, we can assist in helping you get started and pursue growth.


Our work with entrepreneurs, investors and companies in the food and beverage industry includes:

  • Incorporation and corporate structuring

  • Partnership and shareholder agreement formation

  • Structuring joint ventures

  • Structuring financing (asset based credit facilities, and debt and equity financing)

  • Negotiating and drafting commercial agreements for production, manufacturing, licensing, co-packing, and supply and distribution

  • Regulatory advice relating to advertising, marketing and consumer protection

  • Advice relating to import and export management

  • Strategy relating to intellectual property and trade secret protection

  • Privacy law compliance

  • Franchising strategy, structuring and formation

  • Advisory relating to Landlord and Tenant issues

  • Mergers and acquisitions

  • Crisis management


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