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Getting the Detail from your Data

Market Research Data Processing

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Who are we and what do we do?

Does your market research project need that extra bit of attention to detail?
We can take care of any one part or every aspect of your research project. Data collection, verbatim coding, data entry and final tables to name a few.
Find out a little bit about who we are, how long we've been around and how much experience we've got.

A little about us

Accuracy and Integrity

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We are a group of perfectionists, obsessed with ensuring you get every tiny insight from your research project.

We began in 2006 and have been helping our clients all around the world ever since, transforming the way they collect and analyse market research data.

CDS will help you transform the way you collect and analyse your market research project, giving 100% to ensure you get the best out of the project brief.

Having worked with a wide range of companies from small boutique consultancies to some of the UK's largest agencies, we understand the importance of getting it right first time, on time, every time.

Our experience means we are extremely responsive, and being independent means we have the autonomy to work flexibly to suit your needs, liaising with you the client as much or as little as required.

Whether you want us to just help with your data processing overload or take care of one or all of the processes involved, get in touch.

Our experience and skills encompass a wide range of sectors, experts in providing all aspects of data processing for both the Pharmaceutical and Consumer industry we will stick to your timescales, and more importantly your budget.

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What we do

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Survey Design

We can program a survey to your specifications or advise on styles that would be most effective for your research, allowing you to get accurate insights and make better decisions.

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Cross Tabs

We use an industry leading software MRDCL for our cross tabulation, this is the most powerful and advanced scripting language for survey analysis. MRDCL can quickly handle data sets from just a few, to hundreds of thousands of respondents.

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Verbatim Coding

Our researchers are professional, knowledgeable and experienced in all areas of consumer coding.

We have worked on projects for many of the large media, supermarket and automotive brands including Sainsburys', BBC and Volkswagen.

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Pharma Coding

Our coders have all held senior positions within the pharmaceutical research sector, enabling us to offer a value-added coding service that is unique.

All of our coders are members of the BHBIA and have acquired certificates in both ethical & legal guidelines and adverse event reporting.

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Data Entry

With over 20 years experience in data entry, CDS have the capacity and expertise to process any type of data, typed or handwritten, into any format

Our team will check the validity of responses and report any issues to you so that it can be amended, making sure that the data you receive is clean and accurate.

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We have access to some of the best translators in the world and offer translation across a multitude of sectors in 150 languages.

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What our clients say


Need a quote?

If you would like to discuss a forthcoming project or ask us to quote for one or all parts of your data processing, then please get in touch using the contact form and we will get right back to you.

Alternatively you can call us

Manchester - Sue Unwin - 01663 763440

e-mail Sue

London - Mark Turrell - 07798 772886

e-mail Mark

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