Our Expertise & Procedures 

HFC Research Associates  is  a firm led by an experienced researcher with more than 10 years of experience in research in Angola. 
HFC Research Associates has worked with many international research agencies; such as Ipsos, TNS, Millward Brown, Canback Dangel Boston, GFK, the Boston Consulting Group, Canadean Ltd, Danone, Perno Ricard, Sony,  etc.     
HFC Research Associates works with a team of experts and a pool of consultants who have a passion for professionalism, ethics and meeting timelines, Working in close collaboration with her clients to understand the requirements of projects. HFC Research Associates team has vast local knowledge with an established office in Luanda and a network of field staff across the length and breadth of Angola Providing accurate and insightful data that offers our clients green opportunities. A team that keeps abreast with new research techniques and technologies to enhance her capabilities and deliveries. HFC Research Associates always works with partners who also provide cutting-edge solutions. 
HFC Research Associates is able to execute large-scale surveys; has the knowledge, capacity.  

HFC Research Associates offers efficient Qualitative and Quantitative research techniques in the following areas: 
  • Usage and Attitudes Studies (U & A),   Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs (KAB), 
  • Continuous/Tracking Studies, 
  • Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E), 
  • Concept Development/Product Testing, ·      
  • Customer Satisfaction Studies/Mystery Shopping, ·       
  • Brand Image/Health Studies, ·      
  • Pre & Post Launch Studies, ·       
  • Price Sensitivity Studies, ·        
  • Corporate Image Studies, ·       
  • Advertising/Concepts Testing, ·      
  • Retail Audits/Distribution Studies, ·      
  • Public Opinion Polling.  
Qualitative Studies   
HFC Research Associates employs the following qualitative techniques:   

Ø  Focus Group Discussions (FGDs), 
Ø  Individual Depth Interviews (IDIs), 
Ø  In Home Studies, 
Ø  Shop along 
Ø  Documentary Review/Desk Research.    

Quantitative Studies  
HFC Research Associates employs the following quantitative techniques:  
Ø Paper and Pencil Interviewing (PAPI), 
Ø Telephone Interviews, 
Ø Computer Assisted Personal Interviews (CAPI)/e-Data Collection using Android tablets/smart phones.   

HFC Research Associates is able to execute large-scale surveys; has the knowledge, capacity.