How Tech Companies Find the Right Types of Consumer Insights

If you’re in an insight role at a consumer tech company, the types of consumer insights your internal customers need will vary according to your company’s lifecycle stage. We’ve listed the research tools and tests that will give you the...

/ April 11, 2019
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5 Predictions for the Consumers Insights Industry in 2019

2018 was a big year for the consumer insights space. We saw a major consolidation (IPSOS bought the survey parts of GFK), a massive exit (SAP bought Qualtrics), and several capital ingestions from the VC community – the industry was...

/ January 2, 2019
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Agility in Advertising: 4 Research Strategies to Increase Your ROI

Brands want answers to specific creative advertising campaign questions: a) before their activity starts (around messaging and execution), b) while it is live (to assess how the target audience is responding), and c) when completed (to determine its ROI). We’re...

/ October 5, 2018

What can the superhero war between Marvel and DC teach us about advertising?

There is a war being waged between two big superhero franchises. We asked: which brand’s marketing tactics give them the advantage? Marvel (that’s Iron Man, Thor, Captain America) or DC (Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman)? We armed ourselves with facial coding...

/ February 9, 2018

How to Test Your Product’s On-Shelf Performance with Package Testing

One-third of consumer decision-making is based on packaging. For many CPG products, success comes down to standout labeling and design. With dozens of competitors stacked on the shelf next to your brand’s product, it’s difficult to stand out. If done...

/ February 2, 2018

How to Improve Your Research Function’s Efficacy: 3 Exercises for Staying Relevant (and Getting Promoted) in 2018

January is disappearing before our eyes and your new year’s’ resolutions might feel less important now than they did on the first. You promised yourself that this year you’d lose that weight, this year you’d finally complete dry January, and...

/ January 26, 2018

How to bring more accurate reports to your insights function: Market research survey best practices

At the heart of market research is a consumer’s willingness to help your company. Consumers are the facet driving market research forward and determining whether your company fails or excels. – Mike Gospe While consumer assistance is still a necessity for...

/ January 10, 2018

Top Market Research Events to Add to Your 2018 Calendar

In 2016, the market research industry generated approximately 44.51 billion U.S. dollars in revenue worldwide. The industry has grown by 41 percent since 2010. With this, the number of market research events has ballooned. Given the number of market research...

/ December 12, 2017

What happens when traditional survey methodology doesn’t work?

Prediction market tools are more efficient, more flexible, and they provide better insights. So why aren’t you using one? At Zappi, we understand that choice is helpful, but we also know it can be overwhelming. All of our tools are...

/ December 8, 2017