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Beverage Consultancy

We have worked with a range of beverage brands in our time, working alongside founders to offer a range of services. From cocktail prototype creation to commercialising a family kombucha recipe, we can inform your beverage innovation with expert advice and fresh perspective from our community of drinks experts.

We strongly believe in consumer focussed product development and our colleagues at GSR can deliver concept validation and shortlisting as well as product tastings and branding feedback. Please get in touch to hear more.

Beverage Product Creation

We’re Flexible!

The stages outlined are a guide, we work with our clients to provide a bespoke service to meet your businesses’ needs

STAGE 1: Opportunity Mapping

3 weeks

Understanding your aspirations for the product and brand

Competitor and market review

Identifying target market

Creating product guardrails

Confirming scope and critical path

STAGE 2: Ideation and Product Development

6-12* weeks


In order to create products that get it right the first time, we undertake a thorough ideation and concept exploration before kitchen development begins.

*depending on product complexity


Concept ideation and selection

Recipe development

Nutritional analysis and recommendations

Tastings at our facility in Waterloo

Operational process creation

Product commercialisation and manufacturing routes recommendations

Packaging recommendations and sourcing

STAGE 3: Launch Support and Retailer Sell-In

4 weeks

Re-development and improvement

Final Standard Operating Procedures card for menus or products

Finalise target market

Retailer Sell-In Support

Who we've worked with

At F!S, we are fortunate enough to work with a range of clients from across the F&B sector – no two days are ever the same! From retailers and manufacturers to food service operators, start-ups or entrepreneurs, we understand that one size never fits all. We pride ourselves in providing a range of bespoke services to suit the specific needs of our client and below are just a handful of such clients.

Get in touch!

Don’t be shy! Send us message and find how we can help your business grow.

193 Carlisle Lane, Waterloo, London, SE1 7LH

+44 (0) 20 7928 2402


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