Entries by QRi Admin

Great Adverts: Less App, More Apple

We thought it might be fun to write a little about some great ads that are out there. Here is an ad by Somersby brought out the summer of 2013: Somerbsy Cider: Less App, More Apple For anyone that has ever gone into an Apple store, this is a perfect parody, with enthusiastic staff in […]

First Impressions from Facial Expressions

Don’t judge a book by it’s cover Everyone knows that we shouldn’t ‘judge a book by its cover’, but unfortunately, that is exactly what we all do, intentionally or not, consciously or not; within the first 39 milliseconds of meeting someone, we have formed our first impressions (Bar, Neta, Linz, (2006) Very First Impressions, Emotion […]

Generation Z

#TheNewGeneration There has been a lot in the media about Generation Y over the past few years – who are they, what makes them different to Generation X and the Baby Boomers, how are they affecting markets, trends, and the economy, how will they change the way things are done now? But now, the time […]

Is Good Customer Service All It Takes?

Forming and nurturing good relationships between a company and its customer base is the one of the most vital and effective actions a company can take to ensure their success. Promotional engagement of a company or brand is an effective marketing strategy as it directly engages consumers; the consumers can see their in-put from the changes the […]

Eco Cars

The future of Cars  As environmental awareness is taking hold of the world, with countries introducing road taxes and Eco-taxes on cities and countries, Eco-vehicles should be an attractive alternative to petrol and diesel fueled cars. This should be especially true in the biggest and most populated cities, (bad pollution in Beijing even led to […]

Word of Mouth Marketing and Social Media

Social media: the word of mouth platforms Word of mouth marketing is different from naturally occurring word of mouth as it is actively influenced and encouraged by organisations. It makes sense that if one person told two people about this great company, product or brand, and these two people then each went off and told […]

All You Need is Love

Brand Love and Our Lovemarker® QualiQuant® Tool How do you measure a persons’ loyalty to a brand? How do you find out what drives consumers to buy the biggest brands? How do you build a relationship with consumers? How about through LOVE? Kevin Roberts of Saatchi & Saatchi pioneered the idea of Lovemarks; what differentiates products […]

Fragrance, Flavour & Synaesthesia

Sensations® is a vital QualiQuant® tool we created, which we are very proud of, having won the ESOMAR Congress Award for Best Case History for ‘How Does Your Cappuccino Feel?’ in 2013, through our extensive collaboration with Mane. The Sensations® tool allows us to discover unconscious feelings about fragrance and flavour that are not accessible by other modes of […]

Where is your company on the FutureBrand Index?

QRi Consulting has been working in close collaboration with FutureBrand, helping to define the research approach against FutureBrand’s initial hypothesis, that the ranking PwC’s top 100 global companies will be re-ordered when the balance between ‘wants’ and ‘needs’ (or ‘Experience’ and ‘Purpose’) is measured, regardless of their financial performance. QRi has been managing recruitment, questionnaire […]