We’re proud to work with some of the most ambitious, adventurous brands, and award winning creative agencies from around the world

We tackle briefs that range from generating upstream cultural insight right through to optimising executional effectiveness

Media and Tech

  • Sky
  • O2
  • Samsung
  • LG
  • Facebook
  • Beats
  • Now TV
  • Three
  • Tesco Mobile
  • Booking.com

FMCG

  • Heineken
  • PepsiCo
  • Kellogg's
  • Diageo
  • William Grant & Sons
  • Danone
  • AG Barr
  • McCain

Finance

  • Aviva
  • Direct line
  • John Lewis Finance
  • Virgin money
  • Lloyds Bank
  • Nationwide
  • Diners club

Automotive

  • Volkswagen
  • Ford
  • Toyota
  • The AA

Retail

  • Sainsbury’s
  • McDonald's
  • KFC
  • IKEA
  • Wren Kitchens
  • Costa
  • Domino's Pizza
  • Pizza Express
  • Wickes

Other

  • SSE
  • Shell
  • Belstaff
  • Camelot
  • PaddyPower Betfair
  • Ladbrokes
  • Barratt Homes

Agencies

  • Adam&Eve DDB
  • Mother
  • AMV BBDO
  • VCCP
  • W+K
  • Uncommon
  • The&Partnership
  • BBH
  • Leo Burnett
  • MAL/TBWA
  • Tribal Worldwide

It’s no coincidence d+m has been involved in two of our most creative and effective campaigns, MoneySupermarket and Ikea. They bring a strong creative sensibility to the process alongside the necessary brilliant research insight.

Chris Gallery, Planning Partner, Mother

d+m are a ‘go to’ agency because they really get our business and know us so well. Their insight is richer because its rooted in the right context and they’re able to interpret the brief quickly which really adds value.

Jill Hughes, Insight Director, Kellogg's Europe

davies+mckerr has really helped us get to some of the best creative we’ve seen in years. Great partners that quickly got up to speed on our Pepsi business and really feel like feel like an extension of my insights team.

Dalvinder Gandhu, Insight and Strategy, Pepsi Global Beverages

d+m help unravel and peer into the complex, unpredictable and often strange minds of people. By inventively combining a range of techniques to produce insights that brilliantly balance depth and detail, with simplicity and usability.

Darren Savage, Chief Strategy Officer, Tribal Worldwide

Question-led and thinking orientated, we make the most of the opportunities afforded by the latest methodologies

We stimulate our clients with new suggestions for how to tackle briefs, more insightfully, cost effectively and swiftly using the latest tools and platforms available.

It excites us that no two projects have the same answer in terms of approach – we love to orchestrate just the right solution to every brief we work on.
If you’d like to know more about the examples below, or anything else, just get in touch.

Recent projects

Sky

Commercially critical strategic insight: Working closely with Sky’s strategy unit we used social listening, digital journals and groups to help understand how to compete effectively against leading competitors such has BT, Netflix and Amazon.

SSE

Engineering behavioural change: An agile and innovative approach of hot-housing ideas at the Eden Project to help SSE understand how to help customers manage their energy consumption and adopt new Smart Home tech.

Leading tech brand

Revitalising a leadership positioning: A global project to explore how a leading tech brand can ignite emotional preference in a context of increasing functional parity.

Mountain Dew

Inspiring Creative Global Connections: Immersive digital qualitative research to uncover potent human tensions for Gen Z consumers in Asian markets. Connecting the dots to help fuel and shape powerful local brand positioning platforms.