Our Company

SRL UCC western gatewaySRL – Sensory Research Ltd is an ISO 9001 accredited company, established in 2002 by Margaret Shine. Our headquarters are located at University College Cork, Ireland, where we have grown significantly during the last number of years to become a globally recognized sensory and consumer research provider.

At SRL we specialize in product understanding through the application of sensory and consumer research, providing industry, academia and governments with business and technical solutions for confident decision-making. Making the right choice from the many sensory evaluation techniques available depends largely on a company’s research objectives.

We provide a unique tailor made service to match each companies research objectives. The services we offer can be broadly categorized into product development, quality control and consumer research and are carried out using either trained or consumer panels.


SRLs’ widespread experience includes;

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Our team of qualified and experienced sensory scientists and consumer research professionals have many years of industry and academic experience helping our clients in an approachable, scientific, confidential and ethical manner.


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