Fieldwork UK Ltd buys MPE

Fieldwork UK LtdFieldwork UK Ltd who provide flexible solutions to research problems, have bought MPE, our data entry product. This product allows fast entry and verification of ASCII or binary data, with loose or tight checking to suit the user’s requirement.

The Research Unit buys MERLINPLUS and MTW

The Research UnitOur first new client of 2009 is The Research Unit, who have bought MERLINPLUS and MTW. The Research Unit specialise in community engagement and complex social research briefs.

Merlinco at Insight 2008

Insight ExhibitionMerlinco will be exhibiting at Insight 2008. Come and see us at stand 503.
The exhibition is on the 18th and 19th November at Earls Court

Job Vacancy in Production Department

Job VacancyMerlinco are looking for someone with 1-2 years experience using any survey analysis package (but MERLIN or MERLINPLUS would be an advantage!). Please post or email your CV to Kathy Abbott, our Production Director.

Two Half Day MERLIN Seminars

Two Half Day MERLIN SeminarsTwo Half Day MERLIN Seminars are planned for November:

  • Fri Nov 14th : Making the most of the Pre-Processor
  • Fri Nov 29th : Using CSV / XLS data in MERLIN

QRS Market Research buys MERLINPLUS

QRSQRS Market Research Ltd, who have been a Merlinco client for some years through their use of CONVERSO for CATI, have now bought MERLINPLUS – both to analyse Converso data (exported via the Triple-S standard), and to process non-CATI projects from scratch. QRS offer a range of Quant and Qual data collection methods across business and consumer markets.

Winning Combination

Winning CombinatinoNow we have our own Production Department, we are even keener to make life easier for MERLIN analysts! We recently realised that a lot of time can be spent defining and labelling an svar that contains all combinations of an mvar … so we have written a small program to generate the code automatically. If you use MERLIN, and would like a free copy of this program, just let us know.

Clear Stream Research becomes Client

Clear Stream ResearchClear Stream Research have joined Merlinco’s client list this month, with their purchase of MERLIN, MTW, and MERLINPLUS Database. Clear Stream Research offer telephone and online data collection, design and management of online panels and communities, as well as data processing and multivariate analysis.

Kathy Abbot Appointed to Board

Kathy AbbottKathy Abbott, who joined Merlinco in January this year to head our new Production Department, has been appointed a Merlinco Board Director. The volume of production work has been steadily increasing, but we still have room for more! Please contact Kathy if you want a quote for a job.

MPI-PALM is now a Multi-Media Product!

Multimedia Product MPI-Palm, our interviewing program for PDAs, will now play video and audio files, as well as displaying still pictures. This new addition is especially valuable for surveys involving advertising recall.