Consumer Products


We partner with global FMCG and consumer product brands on acquiring talent within the areas of Beauty, Food and Beverages, Textiles and Technologies. Our deep understanding of the shifting economic marketplace and our clients’ objectives allow us to select and deliver talent across a wide variety of management and professional roles.



Recent Projects


Communications Director – UK

Leading British Cosmetics Retailer

Head of Ecommerce – EMEA

Leading Sports Brand

Merchandise Planning Manager

Leading Cosmetics Retailer

VP Customer Success

Technology & Services Company

Commercial Director – UK

Leading British Retailer

Managing Director – UK

International Skin Care Company

Sales Director – EMEA

Leading British Cosmetics Retailer

Trade Marketing Manager

Leading Global Eyewear Manufacturer


Andrew Goetz - Founder and President "Their personable and professional consulting with us was only rivalled by the excellent level of candidates that they presented to us. I can’t speak highly enough about our experience, BlackBook has set a very high bar." "I can’t speak highly enough about our experience, BlackBook has set a very high bar...." Hazel Caesari – Group HR Director "Having successfully completed a number of key hires across multiple disciplines ranging from middle management to C-Suite level, BlackBook have become the first port of call for all of our strategic hires.

They act as a true business partner across all channels of the organisation by spending quality time with both our internal and external stakeholders, ensuring a focused approach, cultural fit and timely delivery of a well-balanced shortlist of talent to the business."
"BlackBook have become the first port of call for all of our strategic hires"
Managing Director UK "BlackBook is one of the best search partners I have ever worked with. Recently we engaged them to fill a technically challenging and strategic role.

Their exhaustive knowledge of the consumer industry allowed them to understand our companies specific needs and act swiftly. The result is an exemplary successful candidate who I couldn’t be more pleased with."
"BlackBook is one of the best search partners I have ever worked with"

Consumer News

Fuller, Smith & Turner gets four per cent sales boost, but warns Brexit uncertainty could mean trouble for pubs
July 24, 2018 - Pub chain Fuller Smith & Turner said sales had risen during the summer, although it warned that Brexit uncertainty could spell bad news for the sector. In the first 16 weeks of the year, like-for-like sales in its managed pubs and hotels rose four per cent, while profits in its tenanted inns increased four per cent. Beer and cider volumes ...

Summer sales lose fizz over CO2 shortage, says Britvic
July 24, 2018 - A lack of CO2 has hampered Britvic from making the most of the hot weather, the drinks firm said this morning. Third quarter revenues at the maker of Pepsi and Robinsons rose 3.4 per cent to £366.9m, with Britvic saying it was confident it would hit market expectations for the full year. Its carbonates division was boosted by growth from ...

Unilever posts lower than expected sales in second quarter
July 24, 2018 - Consumer goods maker Unilever reported lower-than-expected second-quarter sales on Thursday, hurt by a Brazilian transport strike and weak pricing. The Anglo-Dutch maker of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, Dove soap and Hellmann’s mayonnaise said underlying sales rose 1.9 percent, excluding the recently divested spreads business. On that basis, analysts on average were expecting growth of 2.3 percent.

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