A leading ecommerce company asked us:

How do we get more user research done while maintaining quality and flexibility?  

Our client needed an embedded UX team with retail expertise to scale their UX practice.

We answered:

Designed for adaptability, no two days look the same on this Flex Program. AnswerLab custom-built a team to:

  • Lead end-to-end product research that is foundational to the business' primary revenue stream
  • Proactively partner with cross-functional teams to strategize, prioritize and recommend research
  • Develop internal resources and structures that improve insights impactful, storytelling, and engagement

A dedicated team of three UX Researchers, each UXR is focused on a distinct workstream on ecommerce topics. They cover a range of qualitative methodologies, including concept testing, literature reviews, diary studies, and in-depth interviews.

Over the past two years, this program has grown across initiatives to act as an extension of the client team.

65+ research studies    985+ end-users interviewed


Our partnership provides subject matter expertise, actionable research insights, and support on a range of initiatives across a number of teams. In addition to conducting research, this Flex Program has contributed to client team success by:

  • Building custom report templates with impactful storytelling techniques
  • Evolving program documents to be more impact-focused
  • Providing training and shadowing opportunities for their internal teams
  • Piloting new & innovative research programs to build empathy with cross-functional teams


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