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Research Pacific Japan

Research Pacific Japan is a subsidiary of The Research Pacific Group, (details at and has operated since 2002.

We are based in Fukuoka (HQ) and also operates a state-of-the-art Consumer Insights studio in Tokyo, under the Brand, "The Qualitative Connection" ( Web casting available.

We provide a full array of qualitative, (and quantitative) services to local and international clients including IDI, FGD and Ethnographic work in both consumer and business audiences.

All recruiting in-house and 3 on-staff moderators.

Experience in many categories, but especially Automotive, Healthcare, Luxury and Lifestyle Brands, Media, Retail Branding and Merchandising, Telecommunications and Convergence Industries, Travel Tourism and Hospitality.

Research Pacific Japan also provides a full range of quantitative services including a CATI centre and f2f field force for both consumer and b2b targets.

Please contact us for further information, as many of our services and competencies are not described in the checklists below;

Contact Details

AIM 8F 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kita-Ku
Fukuoka 802-0001


Key Information

Research Pacific Japan is a Qualitative Research Agency with 11-20 full-time employees.

Employees who are AQR members

Irwin Hankins

Business Sectors

  • Automotive
  • Computers and Technology
  • Healthcare, Medical and Pharmaceutical
  • Retail and Shopping

Skills, Expertise and Services

  • Ethnography
  • Moderating


For further information about Research Pacific Japan please contact them directly at the address shown above. When contacting this company, please mention that you found them on the AQR website.