Li Chenyang and Wander Meijer, ESOMAR, APAC, 2018
This article details research that seeks to discover the nature of ivory consumption in 15 large cities in China, aims to understand consumers' perception toward the ivory ban and assesses effective messaging and mechanisms for demand reduction.
Arpapat Boonrod and Prachawan Ketavan, ESOMAR, APAC, 2018
Provides suggestions on how brands can build stronger and more meaningful relationships with consumers, through understanding how new technologies – and voice technology in particular – are affecting people in the digital era.
Mariela Mociulsky, Ximena Díaz Alarcón and Eugenia Tarzibachi, ESOMAR, Latin America, 2018
Market research looked into how consumers feel their genders are represented by brands in Latin America, at a time when gender roles are changing and stereotypes are being debated and questioned in society.
Alexander Holmes, Admap, February 2018, pp. 40-41
Metfriendly is a niche financial organisation that provides tailored financial products to the Metropolitan Police in London and faces competition from new entrants and well-established global retail banks.
Charlotte Lecuyer, Sonia Capelli, and William Sabadie, Journal of Advertising Research, Vol. 57, No. 4, 2017, pp. 436-446
For companies, communicating about socially responsible activities does not always lead to benefits. This article aims to contribute to a better understanding of the conditions in which such communications are valuable.
MRS Awards, Finalist, Financial Services Research, 2017
The UK Structured Products Association (UKSPA) undertook an iterative programme of market research to address the regulator's concerns following a review of the structured products market by the FCA (Financial Conduct Authroity).
MRS Awards, Winner, International Research, 2017
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a private foundation founded by Bill and Melinda Gates, used research to generate demand for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Zambia and Zimbabwe, to help tackle their HIV epidemic.
MRS Awards, Finalist, Applications of Research, 2017
The Economist, a British magazine-style newspaper, created a cultural research programme using a longitudinal, multi-method approach, to gain an insight into peoples' perceptions during a trust crisis.
John Kiser and Narith Panh, ESOMAR, Big Data World, November 2017
Discusses what problems marketers may face when using virtual reality technology in the automotive category by evaluating results from research in Germany that compared a VR showroom with a real studio.
This article, taken from the Warc Toolkit 2017 report, explores how developments in virtual and augmented reality are offering new and increasingly viable ways for brands to emotionally engage with consumers.