At a Glance
Reputation as one of the top market research companies in the country.
Solid benefits package and competitive salaries.
Serves more than 95% of Global 500 companies in targeted industries.
Training of new employees is sometimes lacking.
Management can do a better job of communicating with its employees.
SymphonyIRI Group remains one of the most trusted sources of information regarding retail trends. Just run a Google News search for the company: you'll find the company's retail studies cited by the biggest consumer publications.
About Information Resources, Inc
When products fly off the shelves, this company is watching -- and counting. Information Resources (IRI) is a market research and shopper intelligence firm, providing sales data for consumer packaged goods gathered from checkout scanners at more than 95,000 retail locations (excluding
IRI divides its operations across several segments: IRI Market Measurement, IRI Advanced Analytics, IRI Advantage, IRI Consumer & Shopper Marketing, and IRI Consulting.
IRI has operations in France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, the UK, and the US.
Sales and Marketing
IRI caters to 95% of the Fortune 100 and Fortune Global 500 and over 1,000 consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers. Clients have included
As the global economy finally picks up, IRI is looking to grow both organically and through acquisitions. In 2013 it expanded its geographic presence with the acquisition of Aztec, a provider of market measurement and related services for consumer packaged goods (CPG), liquor, and pharmaceutical manufacturers and retailers in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand, South Africa, Sweden, and the UK. The transaction was the largest acquisition in IRI's history.
150 N CLINTON ST
Chicago, IL 60661-1402
Phone: 1 (312) 726-1221
Employer Type: Privately Owned
President and CEO: Andrew M. Appel
Chairman: Richard H. Lenny
EVP, Global Operations and Data Science: Hoyoung Pak
Employees (This Location): 1,500
Employees (All Locations): 3,600