Your leading one stop solution for:

Brands & Licenses • Digital Marketing • Trading & Innovation

OUR MISSION

ABOUT US



We may be an agency but we function like a startup, we´re flexible, agile and committed to your success.

OUR SERVICES



Think of us as an extension of your team, using our experience to create results that everyone is insanely proud of.

OUR EXPERIENCE



WE'VE BEEN LUCKY ENOUGH TO WORK WITH SOME AMAZING CLIENTS.

LOCATIONS

Düsseldorf

BRANDS AHEAD GERMANY
BREND‘AMOUR STR. 53
40545 DÜSSELDORF

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London

BRANDS AHEAD UNITED KINGDOM
DORSET SQUARE
NW1 6QN LONDON

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CONTACT

Want to get in touch? We’d love to hear from you. Here’s how you can reach us.

BRANDS AHEAD
MONIKA ALBERS
BREND‘AMOUR STR. 53
40545 DÜSSELDORF
GERMANY

+49 (0) 177 44736062
INFO@BRANDS-AHEAD.COM

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OUR MISSION

To keep track with todays fast paced brands and license market we believe to provide integrity, trust and excellent
service to our customers to make a difference. We want to:

  • Be loyal and responsible delivering great results on time
  • Care for people & the environment in all our services
  • Work with the best people from our global network to safe you money and time
  • Constantly strive to improve and adapt making sure to stay AHEAD of new developments

ABOUT US

A great sense for creativity, design and business has always been my passion. As VP licensing Europe at Global Brands Group for more than 12 years I co-created one of the most successful license portfolio in the world. With my experience in global licensing, brands and the entertainment industry.
I always thrive on challenging the status quo.

  • MBA, Fulbright Scholar, Graphic Design Diploma
  • Strong results in global buying & selling
  • Pan European retail network
  • Skilled creative entrepreneurial thinker
  • More than 15 year experience

OUR NETWORK

We believe great people make the difference and invested a great thought into finding the right person for each job. We work with proven experts to ensure efficient and effective results. At BRANDS AHEAD everyone has their mind wide open and is passionate about what they do.

 

our network

BRANDS & LICENSE CONSULTING

At BRANDS AHEAD we look after your brand and ensure it will not be diluted.

We will identify the right partners and customize the business plan according to your brands needs with a professional approach in licensing, co-branding and brand extension.

As additional special service we also offer to create your own iconic brands & labels, characters, logos, style guides and product collections which will help you to build your own long-term value. 

Finance, approval and royalty management round up our 360 approach.

You want a professional consultation on how to reach your best brand potential in Europe and the US? We love to team up with you!

ONLINE SHOPS, DIGITAL MARKETING & PR

The world is getting digitized, thereby prospering the Digital media technologies. To remain ahead in the competition, organizations need to use latest digital media and publishing technologies. Digital Media has become powerful part of the online marketing world. Through our experience working with digital media organizations, we have a profound knowledge of the competing challenges in the digital marketing.

Our SEO strategies focus on creating revenue by enhancing user experience. We try to implement innovative mobile and web search options in media and publishing areas.
We are ready to give you a 360 degree overview on what is important and our team ensures you have just one point of contact but an coherent omnichannel approach to your brand.

SALES NETWORK FOR BRANDS & LICENSES

We have a history of trading goods from all around the world. Having worked for the biggest production companies in the world we pride ourselves in being a reliable partner and delivering the right price and quality on time. 

We understand the challenges of a global network, stay in close dialogue with our customers and constantly strive to improve our sourcing, financial and logistic services.

TALENTS, START UP’S
& INFLUENCERS

We believe investing in the right people is key to success. Our team of global experts and investors welcome driven talented founders and start-ups to apply to our BRANDS AHEAD Think Tank fund. 

Do you have a great idea or talent? Get in touch!

We deliver:

  • Technical support
  • Global Network of industry experts 
  • Business Mentoring from BRANDS AHEAD and their global team of experts
  • Media exposure
  • Access to private and public funding

BRAND EXPERIENCE

We have worked with the biggest brands in the world and know how to protect your brand while increasing its value. Whether you want to enter new markets, product categories, create a bespoke product, do licensing or co-branding we are happy to consult you with our experienced team of experts.

RETAIL EXPERIENCE

We love to sell. Whether you sell online or in a store you need to provide a great experience at retail online and offline. We have worked with luxury boutiques, department stores and discounters in Europe and know how important the right trade marketing is to sell your brand.

BRAND CREATION

At Brands Ahead we are passionate about creating brands and help you to stay AHEAD of your competition with exclusivity. We create brands, style guides, seasonal updates, product mock ups or offer you Brand Workshops to define your marketing mix.

We ensure a 360 degree approach to your business idea for any product and help you to market it.

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Beverages / Champagne
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Jean Call Champagne
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Marketing, video direction and fotoshooting
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Medical institute
Brand:
institute Buhhler Med. The leading institute for nuropathy
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Kids Entertainment
Brand:
Sharkryder
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Kids Entertainment
Brand:
Unidog
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Global Online Platform
Brand:
GIRL NEXT DOOR
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Cosmetics
Brand:
GREENCEUTICALS
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Celebrities
Brand:
Pitbull
Job:
Brand and concept creation
Industry:
Footwear
Brand:
SUITE242
Job:
Brand Product Innovation
Industry:
Sportswear
Brand:
ONsite / OFFsite
Job:
Brand and concept creation