ESA Retail is the leading provider of retail insight services in the UK and Ireland, offering a range of services from price, promotion, space, range, availability and compliance audits through to large scale customer feedback surveys and mystery shopping programmes.

Our core services include:

  • - ESA Retail is the largest provider of in-store information in the UK and Ireland.
  • - we are one of the leading mystery shopping companies in the UK.
  • - we help clients to better understand their customers through a range of customer survey options.
  • - ESA offers a comprehensive range of data collection services, to meet the needs of other agencies.

ESA Retail is a member of the BVA Group, bringing ESA Retail's services to a wider market as well as introducing BVA's world class suite of research tools and complementary strengths in analytics and consulting.

How Well Did the UK Perform in the 2019 Smiling Report?

How Well Did the UK Perform in the 2019 Smiling Report?

What is the Smiling Report? For the 15th year of publication, Better Business World Wide has just released the 2019 Smiling Report – an amalgamation of over 23 million mystery shopping evaluations from Europe, Asia and North and South America, focusing on the level of customer service from a range of industries. All the data has been submitted by professional mystery shopping service providers – members of the MSPA.

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Are all Your Advisers Playing By the Rules?

Are all Your Advisers Playing By the Rules?

As the clock runs down toward the PPI claim deadline this summer, the ticking clock seems only to have spurred claims management companies to even greater efforts to track down customers who may once have had PPI so that they can raise a mis-selling claim. Financial services providers must be scratching off the days on their calendars towards 30th August when time finally runs out on any more claims being raised. For the rest of us, the thought of not receiving sales and marketing calls, emails, pop-up ads and the like asking us to check if we have ever had PPI will seem like a welcome relief.

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