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New members – March 2020

Posted on 27 March 2020

Please extend a warm welcome to the latest additions to the clan… Shruti Singh Nicole Pilcher Anna Parry Justin Alderson Please feel free to get in touch with us with...

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My two days of ‘Impact 2020’ – Elbow-bumps, pistachio crème brûlée and a spotlight on diversity

Posted on 26 March 2020

ICG members Ella Fryer-Smith and Annabelle Phillips were the ICG’s ‘Roving Reporters’ at the MRS’ Impact 2020 Conference this year. Here Ella recounts here her very positive experiences. Thank you...

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MRS/ ICG Award Finalists’ Submissions Published

Posted on 29 January 2020

The submissions of the four finalists of the 2019 MRS/ ICG award are now available. Details of the papers and how to see their submissions are below. WINNER: Qual Street...

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ICG at the B2B Marketing Expo, London ExCel

Posted on 7 January 2020

For the second year running, the ICG will be exhibiting at the B2B Marketing Expo, 25-26 March 2020. The show attracted plenty of marketeers last year, several of whom...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2020

Posted on 7 January 2020

It’s not too early to start thinking about your submission for this prestigious MRS/ICG Award – entries open early May and close early July. For more info about the Award,...

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Award For Independent Consultants 2019 – Winner Announced

Posted on 3 December 2019

Huge congratulations to Kath Rhodes and Ambreen Aziz of Qual Street for winning the 2019 MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants. Qual Street’s research played a vital role in launching a...

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ICG/MRS Award recognises independents punching above their weight

Posted on 25 November 2019

With one week to go before the MRS Awards Dinner, we remind you about our four Finalists

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ICG Eastern Region Visit to The History of Advertising Trust (HAT)

Posted on 1 August 2019

Anyone who loves the Smash Martians laugh or Aleksandr’s the meerkat’s wit is in for a real treat at The History of Advertising Trust (HAT) ( And luckily, on July...

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MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants

Posted on 30 May 2019

Do you run an independent research business? Would you like to showcase your experience and raise your profile in the industry? Why not enter the annual MRS/ICG Award for Independent...

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Stephen Bairfelt awarded MRS Fellowship

Posted on 3 May 2019

Ex ICG Chair and MRS activist, Stephen Bairfelt’s contribution to the market research industry have been formally recognised by the MRS with the award of a Fellowship. Stephen is co-founder...

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New members – May 2019

Posted on 1 May 2019

New members – May 2019 Please extend a warm welcome to the latest additions to the clan… Cecilia Patterson – MTC Marketing and Research Solutions John Boreham – Allsorts of...

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ICG Quiz Night 2019

Posted on 27 March 2019

ICG Quiz Night 2019 The now annual ICG quiz night was held at the end of February – questions were answered, food was consumed, drink was drunk and wooden spoons...