Food & Beverage


Food manufacturers, packers, distributors and retailers have a lot on their plates these days. Food and Beverage practice specialists at Shea Labagh Dobberstein deliver industry-specific solutions that help make achieving clients’ business objectives possible. They work diligently so that clients can have their cake and eat it too.

In an industry notorious for high turnover, high costs and fierce competition, it is essential that food and beverage companies have the right team behind them. It’s an incredibly dynamic marketplace with stiff competition and widening regulatory pressures. To help clients adapt quickly, SLD offers Food and Beverage practice specialists who understand the industry.

By attending industry trade shows and working with a diverse set of clients in the food and beverage industry, the firm remains current on industry trends, issues and regulations. SLD works as a trusted advisor to restaurant franchises, chains and hotels, as well as manufacturers, distilleries/breweries, wineries and processors/distributors. Its team of professionals consider the entire supply chain of their clients to streamline their operations, take advantage of tax credits and position clients for success.

Other services:

  • Real Estate Services: SLD’s real estate practice can offer insight into real estate property acquisitions, real estate taxes and more.

  • Capital Assistance: SLD opens doors to resources in the lending community to fulfill clients’ financial requirements. The firm has long-standing relationships with banks, asset-based lenders, equipment lenders and real estate lenders in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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