Munich Facility Refurbished

We have now completed the redesign and refurbishment of our Munich facility in the famous historic Augustiner Brewery building in the city center. This new modern facility now has four high-specification focus group suites, designed with all your research needs and comfort in mind. Features: Private client lounges Contemporary interiors Spacious studios Flexible room styles FV360 LIVE HD recording On-demand access to your recordings 250 sq. ft. room for shelf-tests Test units for quantitative CLTs Test kitchen View 3D Floorplan With the completion of the Munich renovation we now have fourteen contemporary qualitative research suites [...]

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Acquisition in Spain

We are excited to announce that we have recently acquired research services company BDI Research, formerly Block de Ideas, in Spain. Headquartered in Barcelona, with a sister research facility in Madrid, BDI Research provides a broad range of qualitative and quantitative solutions. Operations will continue under the same brand name and leadership by previous owner, Rosa Dalet. Commenting on the news, Mike Sullivan, President, said, “BDI Research and Schlesinger companies have a long-standing and trusted partnership. We are delighted to be [...]


Catch Up With Us at TMRE

We’re excited to announce that Schlesinger will be participating as a sponsor at TMRE. The Market Research Event 2017 has been designed for insights executives to take back control and re-establish insights’ role as a power player for the business.  The event offers unprecedented access to 150+ industry speakers, 120+ content-driven speakers, and over 1,100 market research and insights executives. We hope you’ll stop by the Schlesinger  booth in the TMRE Exhibit Hall for some dialogue about trends in data collection, [...]

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California Senate Bill

Call for Support As you will no doubt be aware, the California State Assembly is currently considering a bill that would prohibit California-based healthcare providers from receiving honoraria for marketing research. At  Schlesinger, we are working with Insights Association, PMRG and other interested parties in seeking to have Market Research carved out or exempted from this proposed law. Our industry associations, supported by engaged industry members, have a history of collaborating for successful lobbying, as demonstrated in 2009 in Massachusetts and in 2010 [...]

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New at The Research House

Take a 360° Tour of Our Central London Facility Step inside and explore our five outstanding Wigmore Street studios, floor by floor. New Mouth-Watering Menus  In-house Chef Carolina has created menus to suit your tastes and your schedules.  Pre-Order from our latest Tastes of the World International menu or be impulsive with our On-the Day Menu. FV360 LIVE – Immersive Video Streaming FocusVision’s 360° camera places remote and onsite research observers in the center of the conversation – just like being in the room – where expressions, emotions [...]

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Wimbledon Children’s Studio

Children’s and youth research is popular at our  Wimbledon facility in the UK, so we have created a studio dedicated to children’s focus groups. Our research space is located in the leafy suburb of Wimbledon Village, providing a relaxed and welcoming environment for both children and their accompanying parents or guardians. Child-Friendly Features Our hosts are DBS background checked and child friendly Children’s food, snacks and drinks – our smoothie maker gets a lot of use! Soft toys and ice-breaker games to suit a range [...]

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Senior Appointment

Tim Sauer has joined Schlesinger as Senior Vice President, Client Solutions.  In this role, Tim will partner with our clients to support their immediate and long-term quantitative and qualitative data collection objectives and will have a special focus on expanding our consumer product testing solutions. A highly experienced market research leader, Tim brings over 30 years of leadership and relationship experience to this role plus a strong data collection expertise developed at his positions as Chief Business Development Officer at Focus Pointe Global and as President & [...]

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Is Your Recruitment Optimized for Online Qual?

Online Qualitative research methodologies and technologies are increasingly varied and engaging. While this allows for a depth of insights and access not previously possible, to optimize results, it is essential to consider your respondent. A panel designed and prepared for online qual methods is paramount for quality results. What should you be checking with your recruitment provider? That your respondent is genuine and on target, goes without saying. You should also be assured that the same respondent is suitable for your particular online [...]

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Paris Facility Refurbished

What’s New at Passerelles? Our modern facility offers high-specification focus group suites, designed with all your research needs and comfort in mind. Features: Opera studio now has the option of adding dual perspective viewing and recording Alternatively, a new dividing wall, in the same studio, offers with more cost-effective options for IDIs and Dyads. Contemporary furniture, selected for your comfort Flexible formal and informal layouts Spacious studios and viewing rooms HD recording FocusVision 360 Immersive Video On-demand access to your recordings   View the 3d floor plan With the completion of the [...]

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HD Recording

Schlesinger has installed high-definition video recording capabilities across its focus group facilities in the US.  Researchers now have the option of Schlesinger’s in-house high-quality standard-definition recording or opting for high-definition at no additional cost. Schlesinger’s HD filming is at 1080i, allowing researchers to benefit from enhanced video image, while download time remains reasonable.  Recordings are immediately accessible on hard-drive or available for download within 24 hours of the research session. Commenting on the news, Randy Siegel, Vice President Global Technology, said, “High [...]