Looking for a top market research agency?

Market research is critical for determining best practices for engaging your target customers, understanding the parameters of a new market, and investing with confidence. Finding the right partner for your needs, however, can be difficult.

That's why we've created this list of the best market research companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Market Research Agencies

  • 61
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Rotterdam Netherlands

    Online Department is a digital design agency based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Founded in 2011, the team of 23 specializes in UX/UI design, digital strategy, and market research.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Mediq
    Brandfighters
    ANWB
    Notable Project

    Online Department provided web development for an energy company. They consolidated information from previous websites and developed a new one using WordPress. They focused on scalibility and making the website user-friendly. The client was impressed with the results of the project.

    “The new site is stable and the whole look and feel of our company is much better. Without even making any marketing efforts, we saw new sign-ups for our newsletters and increased brochure downloads within the first two months.” – Business Developer, Energy Company

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  • 62
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Wrocław Poland

    YourCX is a customer experience analytics company based in Wroclaw, Poland. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of less than ten that provides market research, conversion optimization, and other marketing services. YourCX serves mid-market and small companies in the telecommunications, retail, e-commerce, and arts & entertainment industries.

    Clients
    CCC
    Leroy Merlin
    Play
    T-Mobile
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A multiplex hired YourCX to provide market research services to learn more about their clients. YourCX worked with the multiplex in designing and launching the research, handling data analysis, and handling report preparation. Because of this ongoing engagement, the Net Promoter Score (NPS) of the multiplex's cinemas increased by more than 20%.

    "Their swift adaptation to changing expectations, proactive approach, and fast development despite having a small core team." - Digital Media & CVM Director, Multiplex

  • 63
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    At Bulldog Drummond, the team of 20+ employees strives to use innovative design, branding, and marketing to solve business challenges. Based in San Diego, CA since 1997, they offer a mix of branding, digital strategy, marketing research, and print and logo design.

    Clients
    Adidas
    Eddie Bauer
    HR Block
    Mattel
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bulldog Drummond led a full rebrand for a large television network to increase ratings, eliminate stereotypes about country music, and attract advertisers. The branding project was both internally and externally focused to ensure employees were positive brand advocates.

    "Bulldog Drummond created a good package for our sales team to take to advertisers. We were able to say, “We are in 92 million homes, and they are not all trailer parks. This is the authenticity and spirit of our audience. What brand does not want to be associated with that?” – Former Senior VP of Marketing & Branding, Television Channel

  • 64
    $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

  • 65
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    UX Connections is a design agency founded in London in 2013 with fewer than 50 experts. They specialize in UX/UI design, market research, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large companies.

    Clients
    Immediate Media
    Ladbroks
    NewsUK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    UX Connections provided app consultancy solutions for a web design consultancy. The consultancy needed to create a solution for one of their clients. UX Connections was able to work closely with the consultancy to offer transparent information to the client.

    “UX Connections were able to move very fast when we needed them to be available and they were experts in hosting meetings and running the client workshops.” - Former Head of Digital, Web Design Consultancy

  • 66
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Brandware is a full-service marketing company based in Atlanta. Their team of under 15 was founded in 2000 and they provide PR, market research, and social media marketing, among other services. They serve mostly midmarket and small businesses. 

    Clients
    Husqvarna Outdoor Products
    Mizuno
    Ashton Woods Homes
    Client Command
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brandware conducted brand research to gauge public opinion on a media organization's product. They performed surveys and focus groups to gather information from target demographics. Based on the intel from Brandware's efforts, the client saw a significant increase in their brand favorability and subscriptions after implementing changes. 

    "Beyond helping create a brand campaign, it helped us shape every aspect of our business." – Former Senior Marketing Manager, Media Organization

  • 67
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Three Five Two is a marketing and advertising firm that provides digital strategy, social media marketing, and web development services to their enterprise and mid-market clients in the business services, financial services, and automotive industries. With offices in Atlanta, Ga., Tampa, Fl., and Newberry, Fl., their team is made up of 200 employees.

    Clients
    The Webby Awards
    YouCaring
    AutoTrader
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Three Five Two recently worked on web design, development, and marketing for a water control system company. They coordinated market research and audience targeting initiatives. The client saw an increase in sales since the site’s launch.

    “They set such a high standard for digital marketing that it will be tough for another agency to follow. And the speed and effectiveness in how they do work have been outstanding. ” - Managing Director, Water Control System Company

  • 68
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    Pastilla Inc. is a creative and marketing agency based in Pasadena and Irvine, Calif. and Bratislava, Slovakia. Founded in 2004, they have 15 employees experienced in elevating brands through strategic creative and marketing practices. They provide content, SEO, social media solutions, mobile design, and film and animation to small, midmarket, and large companies.

    Clients
    SAP
    Arcley
    Antaeus Theatre
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Pastilla Inc. provided content creation and marketing support for a private school. They produced a music video, a promotional video, and ads, and also ran social media campaigns for the client. The music video created by Pastilla Inc. received substantial engagement from users on YouTube and social media platforms.

    “The work has been amazing from Pastilla Inc. The latest video they did for us has reached over 8,000 views on YouTube, and hundreds of thousands of views on social media.” – Dev Coordinator, Private School

  • 69
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Lviv Ukraine

    AIDA Research is a market research company. The small Lviv, Ukraine-based company was established in 2014. Their team specializes in market research, content marketing, advertising, and social media marketing.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    AIDA Research conducted market research for a consulting group. The team conducted and wrote a study for an end client about the use of blockchain technology in car-sharing.

    "I appreciate their conscientious attitude to work and the high level of competence."

  • 70
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Levene Consulting is a boutique market entry consultancy firm based in London with a team of 2 experts. Founded in 2016, they offer their assistance in market research, marketing strategy, and business consulting to their clients, with a focus on strategy development and due diligence for their business consulting services.

    Notable Project

    A payment platform hired Levene Consulting to provide support for their market research. Levene Consulting performed detailed market research using information they gathered about the Turkish Market. This helped the platform to get introduced to relevant people.

    "They consistently exceed my expectations and are quick to understand our requirements." - Owner, Payment Platform

  • 71
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

    Label Your Data provides high-end data validation services and was founded in Kyiv, Ukraine in 2019. With a team of about 5 employees, they use deep learning and machine learning to provide data annotation services to small and mid-sized companies in IT, advertising, and business services industries. Other services include market research, BPO services, AI, and more.

    Clients
    SHEis.ai
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Label Your Data provided data analysis for an AI startup that needed help with improving their customer experience. They worked on labeling the client's datasets based on different indicators and delivered quality work on par with expectations. 

    "The data was labeled correctly, and the results were exactly what we wanted to see." – Chief Communications Officer, AI Startup

  • 72
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Tronvig Group is a strategic agency headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. with an office in Germany. Since 1998, the agency and its team of over 10 have been specializing in advertising, branding, and print design. The agency focuses on clients in various industries including arts/entertainment, non-profits, and financial services. 

    Clients
    Helen Keller International
    PEN America
    Easterseals New Jersey
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tronvig Group created a clear and concise message for a health museum's brand. It also guided the museum on how to target audiences and what type of exhibits it should run. The museum has seen an over 300% increase in visitors since working with Tronvig Group.

    "Tronvig helped us to define who we are." – President & CEO, Health Museum 

  • 73
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Boise ID

    SmashBrand is a branding agency based in Boise, Idaho, and was founded in 2009. Their team of 11 employees specializes in packaging design, branding, and market research.

    Clients
    WhistlePig
    Duracell
    Polaris
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SmashBrand did branding and marketing for a health food startup. They helped the client to choose their name, designed their bottles and boxes, and provided messaging for the new products. The client was very happy with the branding and says that their products are very competitive. 

    “They’re a great partner for new brands that haven't gone through this process before.” – Founder, Health Food Startup
     

  • 74
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Conversion Fanatics is a conversion optimization agency, established in 2014 and based in Austin, Texas. Their 13-person team offers services in conversion optimization, market research, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Dr. Axe
    Canvas Cultures
    3 Day Blinds
    Paleo Valley
    Notable Project

    Conversion Fanatics managed Facebook advertising and built an Upsell funnel for a cosmetics company. With AB testing and continuous monitoring, they optimized the company’s website to push more sales. They tripled the client’s revenue and number of customers.

    “When you own a business, there are many vendors that reach out to you and tell you they can increase your revenue. However, Conversion Fanatics is the only company that delivered what they said the would.” – CEO, Cosmetics Company

  • 75
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Colchester United Kingdom

    Agile Research is a user research agency established in 2016. Working out of Colchester, England, the team of under 10 provides market research and UX/UI design services to small and mid-market companies.

    Clients
    NHS Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
    Healthwatch Essex
    Provide
    Housesimple
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A healthcare provider tasked Agile Research with improving the onboarding process for their new service site. Agile Research conducted multiple usability tests, interviewing target users and holding focus groups. Resolving the identified issues greatly improved the site's UX, which was a testament to the team's technical knowledge.

    "Our digital team was impressed by how Agile understood digital development, met the tight deadlines, and effectively communicated with them." – CEO, Healthcare Provider

  • 76
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Maplewood MO

    Evolve Digital Labs is a digital marketing company founded in 2009. Based in Maplewood, Miss., their team of 34 employees provides market research, digital strategy, and PPC services.

    Clients
    Spectrum
    Strategyn
    Intelispend
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Evolve Digital Labs provided SEO efforts for their healthcare client. The campaign resulted in improved organic search rankings and positive returns on PPC.

    "They have over-delivered since our partnership commenced. The team understands what we are capable of and pushes us to reach further." –Associate Director of Digital Marketing, Healthcare Company

  • 77
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    The Villages FL

    Integrated Insight is a business consulting firm based in The Villages, Fla. Founded in 2009, their team specializes in business consulting, market research, and marketing strategy.

    Clients
    Universal Parks & Resorts
    Carnival Corporation
    Virgin Voyages
    Live Nation Entertainment
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Integrated Insight conducted market research for a consulting developer firm. The team compiled a competitive overview with quantitative concept and demand research among area residents and tourists.

    "The process gave us a great deal of confidence throughout the half year-long process." – President, Consulting Developer Firm

  • 78
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Coral Gables FL

    Zubi Advertising is a full-service advertising and marketing agency based in Coral Gables, Fla., with offices in Dearborn, Mich., and Brea, Calif. Founded in 1976, Zubi Advertising's team of around 100 employees provides marketing strategy and research, advertising, media planning and buying, and branding services.

    Clients
    Ford Motor Company
    Lincoln Motor Company
    JPMorgan Chase
    California Ford Dealers Association
    Notable Project

    Zubi Advertising worked assisted a supermarket chain with market planning, strategy, media buying, and content creation . The two companies entertained a relationship that lasted from 1984 to 2011, spanning seismic shifts in marketing and advertising.

    "The multifaceted designers seamlessly adapted their production strategy to fit specific contextual needs." — Former SVP Marketing, Supermarket Chain

  • 79
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Austin TX

    Founded in 2004, Springbox is a digital marketing agency headquartered in Austin, Texas, with an office in Signal Hill, Calif. With close to 100 employees, the agency works with companies that are in need of help with digital and marketing strategy and content marketing.

    Clients
    Nestle Waters
    University of Texas
    Pancreatic Action Network
    Tradewinds Tea
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Springbox was hired by a legal software developer to do some work on their digital marketing. By analyzing the competition, Springbox looked for areas where the developer could top their competition. They also helped with branding and improved their Google search rankings. Springbox provided the developer with enough help to get the new business off the ground.

    "Springbox was head and shoulders above the other agency." – Manager, Legal Software Developer

  • 80
    $250,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Clients
    City of Los Angeles
    Boston College
    US Department of Commerce
    Auto Club Speedway
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

  • 81
    $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

  • 82
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Prague Czech Republic

    Outboxers is a market research agency based in Prague, Czech Republic. Founded in 2017, the team of 9 specializes in UX/UI design, business consulting, and market research.

    Clients
    Economia
    Estre
    Skoda Auto
    CSOB
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Outboxers worked on marketing and web development for a local republic bank. They analyzed the viability for a fintech cloud platform for startups and third parties. They developed a website and worked on marketing campaigns.

    “They understand our needs as a corporation and they see what our issues are, but they’ve also helped clarified whether or not what we are creating makes sense in the startup world.” – Fintech Cloud Specialist, Republic Bank

     

  • 83
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Watertown MA

    Web Design Boston helps businesses in the education, technology, finance, and luxury industries create and execute digital strategies. The small team of fewer than 10 is headquartered in Watertown, MA. Since 2009, the team has offered web design, web development, UX/UI design, market research, and digital strategy.

    Clients
    Harvard;Medical School
    Cambridge Semantics
    Broad Institute
    Notable Project

    Web Design Boston partnered with a real estate management company to design a new website on Drupal.The project included embedding video, building a resource center, and creating podcast page. The client was impressed with Web Design Boston's organization and project management skills. 

    "They were pretty clear in each section of the project, from planning and strategy to wireframing and then design and implementation all the way up to launch. They were communicating with us very frequently. If we went dark on them for any period, they would give us a nudge, which was great. " – Director, Real Estate Management Company 

  • 84
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Houston TX

    BrandExtract is a brand experience firm that is located in Houston. Founded in 2005, BrandExtract's team of 35 employees has over a decade of experience, specializing in branding and marketing strategy. The firm primarily works with clients from the energy, legal, and education industries. 

    Clients
    NuTech
    ABS Group
    ECC Association
    FW Cook
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BrandExtract partnered with a chemical process software supplier to increase market share through expanded brand awareness. After thorough research, they planned out a relatable message and a corresponding strategy, which led to improved visibility and sales.  

     

  • 85
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Huangpu China

    Daxue Consulting is a market research and management consulting firm based in Huangpu, China. Since 2009, their team of over 10 members offered their services in market research, business consulting, and branding for clients ranging from small firms to large companies.

    Clients
    Samsung
    Carrefour
    L'Oreal
    Notable Project

    Daxue Consulting ran a market survey for a digital agency. The survey was a benchmark consumer test that would give the agency a strategic advantage. The results helped the agency have a clearer vision of their target market.

    “Effective, capacity to manage problems. The report was really professional and look nice.” - Employee, Digital Agency

  • 86
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Global Brand Works is a branding agency located in San Francisco. They have about 6 employees that also specialize in logo design and market research. Global Brand Works partners with several enterprise clients. 

    Clients
    Paypal
    LifeLock
    Kettle Brand Potatoe Chips
    Charles Schwab
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Global Brand Works established a consultancy's new brand using research and information gathering practices. In order to meet the client's needs, Global Brand Works created strategic messaging and visuals that emphasized the rebrand. The client was very happy with the work done by Global Brand Works. 

    "We think their branding looks good and reflects our company values. They were mindful of our budget and worked within our means." – Co-Founder, Consultancy 

  • 87
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Denver CO

    Based in Denver, CO, BrandJuice is a strategic agency that was founded in 1999. The team of over 20 employees specializes in branding, marketing strategy, advertising, and video production. The company's industry focus spans business services, consumer products, and the healthcare and medical field. 

    Clients
    Clorox
    Olay
    Procter & Gamble
    Coca-Cola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BrandJuice helped a medical company with their messaging in order to stand out from competitors. This included focusing their brand and designing a website. The work BrandJuice has done has attracted new customers and has lead to positive feedback.

    "They [BrandJuice] do a really good job of understanding the audience that we're working towards. They always took our feedback with class. Every time we pushed back and asked for more, they exceeded our expectations in the product that came after."- Chief Operating Officer, Medical Company

  • 88
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    BBDO San Francisco is a midsize San Francisco, California-based advertising company. They provide advertising, branding, market research, and marketing strategy and were established in 1891.

    Notable Project

    BBDO San Francisco leads the branding pipeline of a fintech healthcare company. They've designed logos and created taglines and are now tasked with generating campaign-related and long-term brand strategies.

    "BBDO San Francisco might just be the best agency we’ve ever worked with."

  • 89
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Noida India

    Founded in 2015, SPER Market Research Pvt. Ltd. is located in Noida, India. With about 50 employees, they provide market research, marketing strategy, and business consulting services for enterprise, midmarket, and small business. They focus on business services, health care, medical, and consumer products and services industries.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    SPER Market Research Pvt. Ltd. conducted research on the post-COVID-19 style of doctors since prescription has varied. They provided regular feedback and touchpoints.

    "They provided regular feedback and touchpoints." –General Manager, Pharmaceutical Company

  • 90
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Westport CT

    Stella Rising is a marketing and media agency focused on driving revenue and profitability for rising star brands and service companies in the consumer products space. The agency and its award-winning team of 60+, mainly located in New York and Connecticut, leverage proprietary market research and analysis tools to solve today’s business challenges. Well-versed in eCommerce, marketplaces, and brick-and-mortar retail, Stella Rising navigates clients through all phases of growth.

    Clients
    Everlane
    drybar
    Canyon Ranch
    Johnson & Johnson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A pet insurance company hired Stella Rising for digital strategy, mainly SEO. Stella Rising formatted and conducted link-building campaigns and maintained the company's blog. Since the partnership began work, the company has seen a 30% increase in enrollments through organic search. The client felt that Stella Rising were hands-on and extremely committed. 

    "Stella Rising is hands-on and committed to the success of the program. They dig deeper and are willing to do more of the grunt work than anyone I’ve worked with." – Senior Vice President, Pet Insurance Company

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