The largest research study (n=2637) of MR professionals continues to reveal market researchers believe confidence in sample quality is at an all-time low; equally, they are pessimistic about the future of sample quality and believe the problem is getting worse.

The most comprehensive report on the views of market research professionals (n=2637) shows concern over sample quality from clients.

Not news we wanted to hear but the truth is many of us in the industry have been concerned about data quality for a long time. Let’s see this as an opportunity to improve and openly address all the fundamental issues which are casting doubt on the work we love to do.

So pleased to be launching Assure BrandPanels - an innovative solution which uses AI and Machine Learning to eliminate fake data from market research samples. This is a solution to a long standing problem aimed at giving peace of mind to all market researchers.

We have discussed previously how many in the market research arena (highlighted by the Greenbook Research Industry Trends report) are concerned about bots. Another unwelcome addition is Coby, which is a very sophisticated and powerful bot aimed at making money from survey research.


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