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Research Buyers Guide

The research world’s meeting place


About the Research Buyer’s Guide

The Research Buyer's Guide has been produced by the Market Research Society in various forms since the 1950's. The RBG brings together research buyers and research providers. 

Companies and individuals listed in the RBG are offering some of the most inventive, effective solutions and are all professionally accredited by the Market Research Society. The RBG features entries for agencies, viewing facilities and independent consultants. Each entry includes full contact information and key personnel as well as fully searchable granular breakdowns of market sectors, areas of expertise, research services and locations covered. 

Being listed in the Research Buyer's Guide

“In uncertain times getting the most from your marketing spend is more important than ever – to help you, we have frozen all entry costs again this year.”
(Jane Frost, CEO, MRS)

Being found by your next client has never been more important, or easier. Don’t miss out on your next client win. Join the Research Buyer’s Guide today and ensure your company is found among the most respected names in the industry.

  • A dedicated full page advert in the Research Buyer’s Guide bookdirectory distributed free to vetted buyers with a research spend in excess of £750m per year
  • Full listing in the UK and Ireland’s premiere online resource for research buyers, fully searchable by all your areas of expertise and used by over 3,000 potential clients per month
  • Inclusion in the MRS Freephone verification service clients and respondents can use to validate your organisation in a moment, online and by freephone
The RBG book and make up the only directory of fully accredited providers of business intelligence, social and market research and viewing facilities in the UK and Ireland. Users search the Research Buyer’s Guide secure in the knowledge the service is provided by the Market Research Society and all organisations listed provide the highest standards of research.

Great value packages including all the above start from only £695 agencies / £355 independent consultants and viewing facilities.

Email or call +44(0)207 566 1853 to secure your new entry today.

Using the Research Guide

The RBG is free to use online at

Copies of the RBG are distributed to MRS members and vetted buyer's of research services free, every year in January and February. Copies are available to purchase at £80 + P&P.

Email to order your copy today.

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