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What we do for you
We help our clients get closer to their customers, stakeholders and employees by translating research data into business intelligence you can act on. We do this through a range of market leading insight tools and a dedicated team of experts. Whether you define your needs by sector or by business challenge, we have a team which can give you the answers.
We are market leaders in a number of sectors – hotels, banking, media, transport, travel and tourism – as well as business challenges: branding, customer experience, compliance and more.
When you appoint us we want to know where you plan to end up – your goal. We will shape our research recommendations around that, so even if the components we suggest are ‘off the shelf’ the solution will be tailor made for you.
Our experts work in project teams to deliver precisely the solutions you need. Typically they are experienced both in a sector and a number of business challenges. Many of them have blogged, as you can see in Our opinions.
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Awards & achievements
BDRC delivers excellence in the research sector. We are recognised for our research quality, innovation and expertise. This is shown in a number of awards and finalist positions from the Market Research Society among others.
Rail Reputation Index
The Rail Reputation Index is a multi-client benchmarking programme designed to enable train operating companies (TOCs) optimise customer loyalty and engagement.Read more
2016 VenueVerdict Awards and Accreditations
VenueVerdict’s Event Planner Feedback module provides venues (including hotel and meeting venues, specialist conference centres, stadia, serviced offices and unusual venues) with real-time event feedback from meeting bookers, event hosts and social functions. The following awards and accreditations are based on results from the VenueVerdict assessment at the end of 2016.Read more
Holiday Trends 2017
BDRC surveys 1,000+ UK residents to understand their holiday intentions, behaviours and attitudes each January. The resulting report gives a forward view for the year ahead. Report will launch in February 2017.Read more
A multi-platform media study: newsbrands
10,856 readers, five big brand campaigns and 700,000+ individual brand measurements demonstrate that newsbrands have a significant impact on brand health. Print plays a vital role for newsbrands – it’s the most effective newsbrand brand building platform and it kick starts a multiplier effect across digital newsbrands.Read more
Large tracking study: moving Ofcom's telephone survey to online and face-to-face
Ofcom has just released its 2016 Public Service Broadcasting Annual Report (PSB). Previously, the interviewing for the research was done via telephone. However in 2015 we used our Convertr™ technique to help Ofcom move the methodology to a mixture of online and face-to-face fieldwork.Read more
Has Right to Rent led to discrimination?
From February 2016, all private landlords in England must check that new tenants have the right to live in the UK before renting out their property. Our research Home Office Science tested the compliance of landlords and letting agents to the new legislation, specifically identifying any discrimination based purely on ethnicity.Read more
School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme Research
BDRC Continental has worked for several years with NHS Supply Chain to assess the School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme. Our research has been used to measure satisfaction with the scheme logistics, the quality of fruit and vegetables and the behavioral impact the scheme has on healthy eating.Read more
Getting to the heart of fried chicken
KFC wanted to discover their customers underlying thoughts and feelings on what KFC means to them. BDRC used the ZMET technique to reveal the inner truth of a fried chicken eater. Recently featured in BBC One's documentary, 'The Billion Dollar Chicken Shop'.Read more
Analysing key service attributes for a major bank
A retail bank recognised that measuring the quality of the customer contact experience requires more than simple service performance metrics.Read more
With offices in London (BDRC Continental, ESA Retail, Perspective Research Services), Washington, Sydney, Singapore, Beijing and Jakarta, and affiliates in South Africa, we operate worldwide - in more than 90+ countries last year - and have a strong global reach. Taken together, this gives us the sectoral breadth and technical depth to tackle the largest research challenges.