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Resources For Market Research In The Manufacturing Industry

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There are 23 articles in our archive related to this topic. Below are 5 selected at random and available to all users of the site.

Mystery shopping for manufacturers: What's happening at retail?
Mystery shopping is a key method used by many manufacturers to obtain objective information regarding what is actually happening at the retail level. This article discusses mystery shopping as a useful tool for manufacturers to fine-tune their training programs and incentivize salespeople.
Designing a customer satisfaction survey for industrial products
Marketing research of industrial products has grown rapidly in the past few years. Customer satisfaction is the hot topic in this area of research. This article discusses how to design a customer satisfaction survey for industrial products.
Survey defines lawn mower purchasing habits
This study used a mailed survey to mower purchasers to identify their characteristics and determine factors influencing their purchasing decisions. The researchers grouped the respondents into categories based upon the primary motivators of their decision-making process: brand name, features, price and outlet.
Manufacturing firm turns to research and marketing to differentiate itself from competitors
Appleton Manufacturing Division used Roundhouse Marketing, a four-step multidimensional approach, to differentiate itself and survive in its industry.
Focus groups aid positioning of new boiler control technology
To determine how to market a new boiler system technology and identify the target audience, Cleaver-Brooks conducted focus groups with prospective buyers from a variety of industries and applications, such as hospitals, manufacturing plants, schools and universities. Via an earpiece, the moderator received coaching from company observers throughout the focus group process to ask follow-up probing question or to rephrase questions. Field tests with sample customers were also completed.

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Rethinking the role of shopper insights
Researcher Michael Carlon suggests that restructuring shopper insights departments to align researchers by category and encourage collaboration between researchers within a category could strengthen shopper insight ROI for manufacturers and retailers.

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