At Kantar TNS we genuinely believe that we offer a different way of working, which is innovative and entrepreneurial, Not only do our clients recognise this, but also a host of professional and industry bodiesBut don't just take our word for it! Here are some of the awards and recognition we have received:


MRS Award | Grand Prix for Greatest Impact 2016

Kantar TNS was awarded the prestigious MRS Grand Prix for Greatest Impact, for our work with the Scottish Government organ donation project. Katherine McIsaac, Director said, "We're delighted to receive recognition for our efforts in the development of innovative research solutions. This is a massive achievement in what was a very competitive category and I am particularly proud that we won the award for our contribution to such a worthwhile initiative”.

MRS Award | Social Media Research 2017

For the second year running, the Market Research Society (MRS) has awarded us the prize for best 'Social Media Research' at the 2017 Annual MRS Awards.

Kantar’s Preriit Souda wins ‘Best Paper’ Award at ESOMAR Congress

His winning research paper, ‘Can Chairs Talk?’ outlined the ground-breaking approach Kantar UK took in helping its client, Arper, to understand the evolving furniture market. This work had a particular focus on image mining and text analysis to help Arper with its strategic planning.

MRS Award | Business to Business Research 2016

We received this accolade, in collaboration with our sister company Lightspeed, for our highly acclaimed ‘Business Minds’ project. ‘Business Minds’ utilises innovative techniques to increase engagement with a traditionally hard-to-reach audience, to encourage richer dialogue with participants. The approach has resulted in a more detailed understanding of the diverse and important SME market in the UK.

MRS Award | New Customer Insights 2016

This MRS Award recognised Kantar TNS' contribution to the Scottish Government organ donation project. The project showcased how social media helped to unlock a deeper understanding of the public’s perception of organ donation and the types of messages which motivated the different target audiences to sign-up to the register.

MRS Award | Best Social Media Research 2016

This was awarded to us in recognition of our work which harnessed social media data to identify growth opportunities for Unilever’s food business.


Winning methodologies

Top team of researchers

We are proud that the innovative work of the Analytics practice is being recognised by the Research industry. If you'd like to find out more about the Analytics practice and our work, please do feel free to get in touch.