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Below are some prime situations where marketing research can be of value to the success of your business:

  • Determining the viability of a new market for your company to enter.
  • Estimating market size/share/adoption rate for investment or business planning.
  • Identifying new product/service opportunities and value-added offerings.
  • Risk management - identifying what risks pose the greatest threat to your business.
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  • Root cause analysis for lost business or customer defections.
  • Identifying your most profitable customer segments and how to protect them.
  • Developing the right price points/identifying bundling opportunities.
  • SWOT intelligence on competitors to plan business strategies/identify M&A scenarios.
  • Understanding how customers perceive your market positioning relative to competitors.
  • Determining the most effective marketing/advertising channels to support your business.

Here are some scenarios and trigger points that tell you the time is right for marketing research:

  • You have zero, limited, conflicting, or even suspect information about a business issue that needs to be addressed now.
  • You know or sense that all is not right with your customers - or distributors - or suppliers – or partners – or investors.
  • You are losing ground to competitors, but are not sure why..
  • You need to perform due diligence for M&A or divestiture planning.
  • Groups or individuals within your company do not recognize the existence of a problem or its magnitude, and you need independent validation.

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