Looking for a top market research company in Chicago?

Before you proceed with developing and marketing a new product or service, you need to make sure there is a viable market for success. The right market research company can help you with this process.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top market research agencies in Chicago. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best Chicago Market Research agencies

  • 1
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    The Monogram Group is a branding agency based in Chicago. Founded in 1990, the team of 17 specializes in branding, market research, and advertising. They work with clients primarily in the financial services and manufacturing industries.

    Clients
    Geremarie
    Goldwind America
    Mintel
    Life Fitness
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MonogramGroup worked on a branding identity project that combined 15 brands into ten. In addition to logos, they were able to deliver a website with cohesive branding identifiers. All assets were delivered on an accelerated timeline and effective communication allowed for adjustments to the scope while prioritizing the original timeline and budget.

    “They did a great job keeping the project on track, completing all of their work in just a few months. Their team stayed on time and on budget, despite changes in scope.” -  Partner & CMO, Chief Outsiders

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Conifer Research is a research and design agency that has been offering market research, UX/UI design, and business consulting services to their enterprise and mid-market clients in the consumer products, health care, and hospitality industries since 2001. Their team of 50 employees is based out of their office in Chicago.

    Clients
    McDonalds
    Sonos
    PepsiCo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Conifer Research recently worked on research and business planning for a sound company. They provided market research management and looked into an expansion initiative for the client. 

    “Their ability to think outside the box and be nimble stood out. They brainstormed and were involved in the work, which allowed them to find creative ways to get at the answers we wanted.” – Former Creative Director, Sound Company

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Punchkick Interactive is a digital development agency in Chicago that was founded in 2006. It has more than 30 employees and specializes in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development for enterprise and midmarket clients.

    Clients
    Marriott
    PetSmart
    Home Credit
    Notable Project

    Punchkick Interactive created a website using WordPress for an insurance company. The site was built for mobile, but is as responsive as possible on all devices. The team started with research and consulting, then designed the UX design and performed some initial user testing. The client was very happy with the finished product, citing an increase in leads.

    "The website is a vehicle for driving leads to our doorstep. Also, the efficiencies on the backend save administrators considerable time." –Assistant VP of Marketing, Insurance Company

  • 4
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Hustlemore is a Chicago based marketing agency specializing in branding, digital strategy, and marketing strategy. They were founded in 2015 and have a team of 3 employees. They work with small business and midmarket clients in the consumer products, financial services, and healthcare industries. 

    Clients
    Innovative Wellness Care
    Chicago Cannabis Alliance
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Hustlemore ran a marketing campaign for a Chicago based cryotherapy spa. They upgraded the client’s site, implementing branding, SEO best practices, and a consistent marketing plan to promote awareness of the client’s business. The client reported that their website has moved from page four or five of relevant google search results to page one, and that their business has increased commensurately. 

    “Hustlemore digs in deep and finds things that other companies don't.” – Co-Founder, Cryotherapy Spa
     

  • 5
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Tgthr collective is a digital strategy company. Their small team is in Chicago, Illinois. The firm offers digital strategy, business consulting, marketing strategy, market research, and more. The firm was established in 2021.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tgthr Collective led the branding efforts of a coaching service provider. The team amplified the client's social media presence by writing site descriptions and conceptualizing the brand name.

    "Tgthr Collective was a responsible team that met all the deadlines we set."

  • 6
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Effective Marketing is a Chicago-based marketing agency founded in 2009 with more than two members. They specialize in market research, social media marketing, and media planning and buying for clients in the fields of arts, business services, and consumer products.

    Clients
    AMA
    Amlactin
    Banfield Pet Hospital
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Effective Marketing provided digital strategy solutions for a global design firm. Effective Marketing works with the firm as their digital media partner for almost all media placements. One of their projects resulted in a 16x ROAS with Effective Marketing’s help.

    “Effective Marketing produced all of the initial analysis and media buy recommendations for our client to consider.” - Account Director, Global Design Firm

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Based in Chicago, Illinois, Brandtrust is a small branding company. Founded in 1998, the team specializes in branding, marketing strategy, market research, and direct marketing.
  • 8
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Pilot Solutions Group is a lead acceleration marketing and advertising agency founded in 2011 that offers market research, conversion optimization, and email marketing services to their small business, mid-market, and enterprise clients in the IT, business services, and advertising and marketing industries. Based in Chicago with another office in Kyiv, their team is made up of 50 employees. 

    Clients
    TopRank Marketing
    Out Smart Team
    Our Mentors
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pilot Solutions Group recently completed a Facebook ad campaign for a mentorship consultancy. They created ads and developed the digital strategy for that client in order to generate more leads and revenue for the client. This resulted in an increase in client sign ups and incoming client leads.

    “Within 6 weeks after the launch, we signed up 3 clients and are regularly receiving responses from prospects. They have the best workflow of anyone we've worked with.” - Co-Founder, Mentorship Consultancy

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois; , ; New Orleans, and Washington D.C., , Right Hat is a small advertising company. They provide advertising, branding, marketing strategy, market research, and more and were established in 2006.
    Industries
  • 10
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Evanston IL
    Centralis is an user experience company. Their small team is located in Evanston, Illinois. Their services include ux/ui design, market research, and web design. The agency was founded in 2001.
    Industries
  • 11
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Creative agency Otherwise is based in Chicago. Since it was founded in 1990, the company has been specializing in branding, advertising, and market research. The team of 69 employees mainly works with small businesses. 

    Clients
    1000M
    three sixty west
    Baird & Warner
    Kitson & Partners
    Industries
  • 12
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Multiple is a design agency with locations in Vancouver, Atlanta, and Chicago. Their team currently includes 26 employees. Multiple has been specializing in branding, advertising, and market research since it was founded in 2013. They've worked with an extensive variety of clients. 

    Clients
    CDC
    DePaul University
    Northwestern
    Devon Energy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A cruise line hired Multiple for strategic services. The agency formulated a strategy that showcased the client's most notable achievements and goals. Multiple designed several assets including a website and logo to rebrand the cruise line. 

     

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL
    C+R Research is a market research company launched in 1959. They are based in Chicago, Illinois and have a midsize team. Their services include market research.
    Industries
  • 14
    Undisclosed
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Mintel is a market research company that was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in London with a second location in Chicago. They have over 1000 employees and along with market research, they also specialize in marketing strategy.

    Clients
    Wincanton
    Deutsch
    VocaLink
    Tesco
  • 15
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    Euromonitor International

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    Undisclosed
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Euromonitor International is a London based market research company that was founded in 1972. The company has a second location in Chicago and has over 2000 employees. 

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Nestle
    Mars
    Canon
  • 16
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Elmhurst IL
    Technavio, a market research company, is located in Elmhurst, Illinois. Established in 2003, the midsize team focuses on market research.
    Industries
  • 17
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    50 - 249 Employees
    Schaumburg IL
    Allianze BPO International is a midsize Kochi, India-based non-voice bpo/back office services company. Their services include non-voice bpo/back office services, market research, search engine optimization, content marketing, and more.
  • 18
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Market research company ALG Research was established in 1994. The small team offers market research. The agency is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama; Washington, District of Columbia; New York, New York and Chicago, Illinois.
  • 19
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Fieldwork, Inc., a market research company, is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The midsize agency was launched in 1980. Their services include market research.
  • 21
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL
    In Chicago, Illinois; New York, New York and Madison, , Shapiro+Raj is a market research company. Established in 1955, the midsize team provides market research, branding, and marketing strategy.
    Industries
  • 22
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Source One, a logistics & supply chain consulting and market research company, was launched in 1992. They are based in Chicago, Illinois and have a midsize team. Source One focuses on logistics & supply chain consulting and market research.
  • 26
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Martec Group is a market research company. They are based in Royal Oak, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; Pudong, Shanghai China, China and Offenbach am Main, Germany and have a midsize team. The firm provides market research and marketing strategy.
  • 27
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Lombard IL
    Based in Lombard, Illinois, MacKay & Company is a market research company. The small firm was founded in 1968. Their team specializes in market research and business consulting.
  • 30
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL
    Focuscope, Inc. Is a market research company. They are in Chicago, Illinois and have a midsize team that provides market research. The agency was founded in 1980.
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