David Crosbie


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Help Consumers Achieve Life Goals in 2014

December 12, 2013

2014 is fast approaching, and the turn of the year is often a time to reflect on what we’ve achieved in life and what we still aspire to. Data from Roper Reports Worldwide show that the aspirations of consumers around the world have changed in recent years, and brands and companies would do …

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Black Friday Goes Global – You Read it Here First

December 11, 2013

Shoppers in the US are accustomed to the Holiday shopping period beginning on Black Friday, often accompanied by chaotic scenes as bargain-hunters jostle to grab the best deals. It came as a shock to many Brits to see similar events unfolding in the UK this year, but in fact it’s something GfK …

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Expanded Horizons in Asia

It’s always interesting to explore new countries – but especially when you have access to brand new consumer insight data from GfK Roper Reports® Worldwide. In 2013, for the first time, this detailed attitudinal and behavioural survey is covering Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam, offering a …

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Streamlined Tech Comes of Age

March 13, 2013

The growth of technology has been viewed in numerous lights over the years. Writer Aldous Huxley once said that, “technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.” The GfK Roper Reports Worldwide survey of attitudes and behaviours show that this is …

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