Market research agency, DJS Research, has grown turnover by 17% to a record £4.2million.

The figures represent an 11th consecutive year of double digit growth for the Stockport-based company.

MD Danny Sims with co-founder, and wife, Ali

MD Danny Sims with co-founder, and wife, Ali

It attributed the last year’s growth to a number of big contract wins, including The Department for Work and Pensions, The European Commission, Sport England and

It’s now set a target of £4.5m for the next 12 months.

Managing director Danny Sims said: “Yet again we’ve had another fantastic year in terms of growth.

“Starting the business from nothing, it continues to amaze me how quickly and far we have come. We continue to standout in the market research industry, which we take great pride in.

“None of this would possible without our hard working talented staff, our clients, suppliers and the thousands of respondents who participate in our projects.”