As the world’s leading brewer, Anheuser-Busch has a strong commitment to lead future growth. To meet changing consumer needs in a category with more choice than ever before, the company overhauled their product development process in 2018. iWeek, A-B’s annual strategic innovation initiative with people centricity at the core, has evolved over the past 3 years, yielding exceptional results.
Better Together V3: The power is in the mix
Human behavior is a complex interplay between actions, cognition and emotions. To this day, researchers are debating how affect and cognition are intertwined and drive human behavior. Yet, the fact that we think & feel and do & make, is what makes us human. Understanding human behavior is thus challenging and requires mixing multiple approaches to get to a full 360° picture. But too often, marketing research tends to think in paradoxes, where it is still an OR (e.g. single method focus) rather than an AND story. As experts in consumer-brand collaboration, we believe in building synergies through hybrid thinking.
In this bookzine, we showcase how to choose the right blend of ‘think’, ‘feel’, ‘do’ and ‘make’ research activities for the right business challenge.Request your download
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