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consumer market research


market research focusing on consumers market research that focuses on gathering and analyzing data on individual or domestic consumers, as opposed to industrial or business customers.

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Definitions of ’consumer market research’ and meaning of ’consumer market research’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’consumer market research’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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