Onze marktonderzoeken

Marktrapporten

See all
usp

Case Study I gepubliceerd 21 December 2023

Customer Satisfaction: Why is our client base decreasing?

The Complication

An internationally operating company for fitting technology and electronic locking systems aims to develop a marketing communication strategy for each business unit with the aim of improving marketing communication and thereby producing higher customer satisfaction, share of wallet, and loyalty. They see this as necessary, as their client base is decreasing, and competition is gaining market share.

The overall goal of this study is to find out what factors determine customer satisfaction & customer loyalty in this market, and what the strengths and weaknesses of our client are, that could lead to either an increase or decrease in customer satisfaction. We will benchmark their satisfaction against that of their competition.

The Solution

We started with some internal interviews with the business units to gain more insights in the focus areas of the business units, what services they provide and what their expectations would be.

Through a number of qualitative interviews, more insight could be gained into variables determining customer satisfaction. We also found out about the customer journey of our client’s customers and it became possible to investigate the aspects that should be included in the following quantitative research.

The quantitative research amongst current customers measured brand performance on a series of high-level metrics such as NPS, SCI and overall satisfaction before looking at more detailed associations with a series of brand attributes.

The last part of the solution was to do a mirror survey among our client’s employees. Employees do not always have a good idea of ​how their customers assess their services. By conducting the same research among the employees, management knows how their own employees estimate customer satisfaction, needs and wishes.

The Insight

We provided our client with a very detailed map of the general customer journey with steps taken when making a purchase. We highlighted the important customer satisfaction criteria in a priority matrix, which helped our client understand who to target, with what messages, and how to engage with prospective buyers at the early stages of the buying process to influence them and ensure that they will end up being happy customers.

We also showed that the employees thought the services they provided had a much larger impact on customer satisfaction than was actually the case. They were focussing on the wrong criteria.

Verse inzichten staan klaar

Onze laatste rapporten

Bekijk onze meest recente marktrapportages voor de bouw, -installatie en doe-het-zelf markten, gebaseerd of solide kwantitatief onderzoek.

Bouw

Doe-het-zelf

Installatie

Bouw

Behavioural segmentation and media usage report 2023

2023 75 pages

This report provides a comprehensive overview of purchase behaviour, products, and media usage, specifically focusing on European handymen. It delves into how handymen use media, and for what purposes, and examines their habits and preferences in terms of purchasing behaviour.

Bouw

Purchase behaviour 2023

2023 64 pages

Uncover the purchasing behaviors among painters in 2023. Understand the factors driving their choices and how they relate to product and brand preferences.

Bouw

Sustainability Q2 2023

2023 94 pages

Uncover architects' perspectives on sustainability in Q2 2023. Explore the evolving sustainable practices and the impact on architectural designs and project implementations.

Bouw

Media orientation Q1 2023

2023 95 pages

Unravel the media engagement trends among European architects in Q1 2023. Delve into how different media channels are utilized for information, inspiration, and professional growth.

Bouw

Sustainability & Circularity H1 2023

2023 54 pages

Explore the adoption of sustainability and circularity practices among contractors in H1 2023. Uncover the driving forces behind the shift towards more sustainable construction practices and the benefits reaped.

Bouw

Profiling, purchase behavior, product and brand scan 2022

2022 51 pages

This report offers a comprehensive overview of purchase behaviour, product, and brand scanning, with a specific focus on European handymen. Brand preferences are covered for each country, showing differences among spontaneous awareness, brand usage, and the most used brand, while the segment on purchase channels shows the type of buying behaviour and preferred channels handymen choose.

Doe-het-zelf

Branding Q3 2023

2023 93 pages

This report offers an extensive overview of the home improvement industry, with a focus on branding and the most popular brands within different categories. Within this report, you will gain insights into how customers perceive home improvement brands and what motivates them to buy certain products.

Doe-het-zelf

Purchase channels Q2 2023

2023 114 pages

The European Home Improvement Monitor offers valuable insights on purchase channels in the European home improvement industry, examining the evolving preferences and behaviors of consumers across traditional retail and emerging online platforms.

Doe-het-zelf

Sustainability Q1 2023

2023 73 pages

Delve into sustainability trends in the home improvement sector in Q1 2023. Discover consumer preferences and the shift towards eco-friendly home improvement solutions.

Doe-het-zelf

Rise of digital natives Q1 2022

2022 120 pages

Explore the impact of digital natives on the home improvement sector in Q1 2022. Discover how digitalization is shaping consumer behaviors and market trends.

Doe-het-zelf

Purchase Channels Q2 2022

2022 124 pages

Uncover the prevalent purchase channels in the home improvement sector during Q2 2022. Delve into consumer preferences and the factors influencing their purchasing decisions.

Doe-het-zelf

Branding Q3 2022

2022 187 pages

Discover the power of branding in the home improvement sector. Explore how strong branding influences consumer preferences and purchase decisions.

Installatie

Services in the Installation market Q2 2023

2023 111 pages

This report explores the type of support installers anticipate from manufacturers and to what degree. Alongside a thorough examination of installation services, the report presents a comprehensive overview of business development in the installation sector across important European countries.

Installatie

Sustainability Q1 2023

2023 99 pages

The European Mechanical Installation Monitor report provides a detailed analysis of the plumbing and HVAC industry. This report specifically focuses on sustainability aspects in the industry.

Installatie

Purchase channels Q3 2023

2023 106 pages

This report provides a comprehensive view of the attitudes of installers toward purchase channels, specifically among HVAC installers. In the report, you will find insights into buying behaviour, which channels are mostly used, which are growing, and whether online channels are gaining acceptance.

Installatie

Training needs Q2 2023

2023 106 pages

This report offers an overview of installers’ habits and preferences concerning their education. Furthermore, the report encompasses the pervasive challenge of workforce shortage and explores the sector’s strategies for resolving this issue.

Installatie

Media orientation Q1 2023

2023 119 pages

Understanding media orientation is crucial for businesses operating in the electrical installation sector. In today’s digital age, where media channels are constantly evolving, it is essential to identify the most effective platforms to reach and engage with target audiences. This report offers a comprehensive analysis of media usage within the industry, providing actionable insights that can drive impactful marketing campaigns.

Installatie

Media orientation Q4 2022

2022 81 pages