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Customer Intercept

Fresh off the oven data – be where the action is

What is an Intercept survey?

  • Customer experiences are ‘moments of truth’ that shape the customer’s perceptions about a Brand and decide his brand loyalty.
  • The Intercept survey is designed to measure recent customer experiences on a day to day level, such as for a Shopping Mall visitor it would be experience with the Parking, Security, Housekeeping, Store salesmen, etc.
  • Provides a quick assessment of your customer’s satisfaction at a broad level.

How can it help your Brand?

  • Presents an overall understanding of the customer’s experience with your service.
  • Gauges whether or not internally defined service norms are being met by all units/departments.
  • Aids actionability at a micro-level by identifying improvement areas for each unit/branch.
  • Provides a framework to track performance on a continuous basis – as a pre-emptive measure.
  • Can help assess competition strengths & weaknesses in the immediate vicinity.

The Framework

Survey design

Survey design

  • Exit interviews outside a Restaurant / Office branch / within a Shopping Mall
  • No time gap, so recall is completely fresh
  • Short questionnaire (5-10 mins max): better response rate, at the same time covering all critical aspects at a broad level
  • In-depth diagnosis of any one particular area can be accommodated
  • Consumer speak: reasons for dissatisfaction 

Respondent mix

  • Age
  • Gender
  • Family stage
  • Product ownership/consumption
  • Frequency of visit
  • Any other important customer segments

Sample size

  • 30 – 100 per entity
  • Conducted at different times of the day, on different days of the week
  • Monthly/Fortnightly/Weekly reporting