Why Townsend

With over 21 years of international retailing experience, Townsend Global Solutions is a leading consulting firm for premium beauty and lifestyle brands. Our experience and expertise in brand strategies provide a trusted approach to the consulting process. We deliver our clients superior advice on multi-channel sales distribution, business development, and international retailing. Our genuine consulting process allows us to understand a client’s short and long-term goals, create a customized plan, and deliver real world results.

Our client base includes both established and developing brands in the premium beauty and lifestyle markets. We have executed international retailing strategies for industry icons such as L’Oreal and LVMH, as well as produced brand concepts for emerging niche companies. From start-up ventures to business turnarounds, Townsend Global Solutions will deliver results for your brand.

At TGS, our expertise has been crafted by over 21 years of international retailing experience. Our consultants have worked for various firms such as Wal-Mart, The Body Shop, Nokia, Molton Brown, ghd Hair, and Deloitte Consulting.

We have long-established relationships with renowned global retail brands. Here are just some of our partners:


  • Harrods
  • Selfridges
  • Harvey Nichols
  • Liberty
  • Fenwick
  • House of Fraser
  • John Lewis


  • KaDeWe - Berlin
  • Alsterhaus- Hamburg
  • Oberpollinger - Munich
  • Ludwick Beck - Munich
  • Breuninger
  • Parfumerie Douglas
  • Parfumerie Schnitzler


  • Sephora
  • Ulta
  • Neiman Marcus
  • Nordstrom
  • Bloomingdales
  • SAKs 5th Avenue
  • Colorado Bag n' Baggage

We believe that this expertise, combined with innovative brand strategies, is what makes Townsend Global Solutions the premier choice for world-class brands.

Contact us to learn more about our wide range of services including retail consulting, brand development, and multi-channel selling. We will show you why so many of the world’s leading brands have chosen Townsend Global Solutions.