Acumen

Sales Growth on your Doorstep

Market Research

If you are not ready to consider specific recruitment , Acumen can provide your company with specialist consultancy support to research cross-border opportunities and implement a cross-border strategy. The maximum cost covered can be up to €10,000/£8,000 with Acumen paying up to €5,000/£4,000.

The types of activity that will be considered for support include:

  • Gathering market & sectoral information
  • Planning and implementation of first-time market entry into a new cross-border market on the island
  • A review and evaluation of a company’s existing cross-border business activities
  • Development and expansion of existing cross-border trade opportunities
  • Development of a cross-border joint venture or strategic alliance business arrangement

Typical outcomes

Companies who have availed of Market Research support typically report:

  • Increased knowledge of the cross-border market
  • The development of a market entry strategy for the cross-border market
  • Identification of weaknesses in existing cross-border market arrangements, the development and implementation of a corrective strategy
  • Identified sales leads and other market development activities

To find out more contact a member of our Acumen team.

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InterTradeIreland's Acumen programme is jointly funded by InterTradeIreland, Enterprise Ireland and Invest Northern Ireland, and supported by the Local Enterprise Offices and Údarás na Gaeltachta.