siliconindia | | July 20174Every child not hungry#MealsWithAMottoAccording to a recent UNESCO Out-of-School Children report, 17.7 million children in India are estimated to be out of school. And one of the reasons children drop out of school is because they choose to earn their daily meal. Join the movement as we provide meals with a motto.www.akshayapatra.org70265-70265Transforming over 1.6 million children's lives across 12 states in India"Research is creating new knowledge" ­ Neil Armstrong. Businesses of all types and sizes undertake extensive research methods to improve and grow. The long term success of a start up, medium sized business and even established business depends on efficient and cost effective research undertaken. Companies often rely on various business research methods to obtain information from the consumers or other businesses. Such business research methods undertaken enable a company to do an in depth study about several internal and external factors influencing the market share and profitability of the company.Inevitably, the need to conduct market research has changed over the years primarily driven by globalization and rise in competition, among other factors. Large corporates are now spending anywhere from US$5 to US$100 Mil on market research and analysis. Research firms too have tried to complement the changing needs of clients with professional management, consolidation and creation of value through both delivery mechanisms and interpretation. The increasing use of technology has led to standardization and consolidation in the research industry, thus preparing the ground for greater research tactics.Several market research firms have caught the attention of businesses by broadening their product/service portfolio, customer base, and geographical reach while adding global service delivery capabilities. Currently, these firms are rapidly scaling up their existing capabilities and are trying to build differentiators through specialized offerings or efficient technology platforms. Observing the same, in our current edition we have featured "10 Most Promising Market Research Companies". These companies ideally suits your specific requirement and help your enterprise understanding the market better, realize greater efficiency, faster time to market, decrease in operational cost, expansion in customer base and much more.Partnering with other entities in the MR value chain, marketing arrangements, and partnerships for high-end analytics services, strengthening front-end capabilities will be aggressively undertaken by Indian MRO vendors.Do let us know your thoughtsNandini MukherjeeSpecial Editoreditor@siliconindia.comLocate New Opportunities for Business with Market Research Services siliconindia Vol 05 · Issue 12 - 1 · July, 2017 Publisher Alok Chaturvedi Editor-in-Chief Pradeep Shankar Managing Editor Anamika Sahu Special Editor Nandini Mukherjee Editorial Team Amit Raja Naik Pooja Devi Shefali Mathur Sujith Vasudevan Susila Govindaraj VP - Sales & Marketing Virupakshi Pattar Advertising Managers Editorial queries editor@siliconindia.com To subscribe Visit www.siliconindia.com/magazine-in or send email to subscription@siliconindia.com Cover price is Rs.150 per issue. Printed and Published By Alok Chaturvedi on behalf of Siliconmedia Technologies Pvt Ltd and Printed at Precision Fototype Services at Sri Sabari Shopping Complex, 24 Residency Road Bangalore-560025 and Published At No. 124, 2nd Floor, Surya Chambers, Old Airport Road, Murigheshpalya, Bangalore-560017. Editor Alok ChaturvediCopyright © 2017 SiliconMedia Technologies Pvt Ltd, All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or part of any text, photography or illustrations without written permission from the publisher is prohibited. The publisher assumes no responsibility for unsolicited manuscripts, photographs or illustrations. Views and opinions expressed in this publication are not necessarily those of the magazine and accordingly, no liability is assumed by the publisher.advertise@siliconindia.comSr. Visualiser MaitreyeeVisualiser S Sivasankar Manjunath Group Art DirectorAshok KumarDelhi NCRAshu SethiCirculation Manager Magendran PerumalPradeep Kumar Dalai Arya CEditorial
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