Automotive Data UK Car Franchise Dealer Database www.automotivedata.co.uk
A database that lists all of the new car retailing showrooms situated in the UK. Address information is extracted from 43 manufacturer web sites plus direct sources and checked every three months. The data also includes key decision maker names at over 5,800 new car showrooms. Subscription service.
Data HQ www.datahq.co.uk
Data HQ, a UK full service data agency, specialises in providing high quality data services to clients in every industry sector. Their database has more than 2 million contactable UK businesses, split into 2,000 categories. It is regularly updated with feeds from many sources including Companies House and common business directories. In addition, they carry out daily data cleansing from a dedicated UK call centre and direct mail and email campaigns that they manage on behalf of their clients.
You can search/browse business mailing lists, business opt-in e-mails, and consumer mailing lists. There is an alphabetical listing and an industry sector classification that you can work your way through.
D&B Sales & Marketing Solutions - sales leads, mailing lists, and direct marketing business data www.zapdata.com
Dun and Bradstreet's Zapdata provides a directory of over 14 million US companies. The mailing list "Prospects" section uses sources that include D&B, Harris InfoSource, and OneSource Information Services. This is a pay-as-you-go service and prices vary depending on the output options that you chose (there are five formats) and the number of records. You can purchase basic direct mailing lists, telemarketing lists, enhanced telemarketing lists, detailed prospecting data, or full strategic marketing information. Search options include location, industry, company size, company site Information, years in business, legal status, job functions. When using a credit card, there is a USD 10 minimum charge.
Faust Information - National & International Directories and Mailing Lists www.faust-information.com
Distributor of international address data CD ROMs, phonebooks and Yellow Pages. Products include residential listings, business (yellow) pages, mailing lists, listings by country and importers. Importers products include the well known International Importers Directory, and industry listings ranging from the agricultural sector to woodworking equipment. Prices vary depending on the level of detail and type of directory. Priced service.
A collection of lists with a bias towards UK and Ireland but there are some International, European and North American lists. The lists are divided into Business and Consumer and further categorised into sectors or type. Each list can be searched by a number of criteria depending on its structure and coverage. Searching is free and data is charged for on a pay per record basis. A really useful feature is that if you find your search comes up with a large number of records and you are on a limited budget, you can ask for a specific number of records e.g. 50, 100, 200, 1000 from the list.
Marketscan offer direct mail services to businesses and individuals. The lists are UK biased but there are also International and European lists. You can browse and build lists via a number of different routes: business, consumer, company directors, market sectors, SIC codes, geographical planner. The business lists, for example, include New Connections, Job Function, Medical Data Set, IT Data Set and email lists. Building a list is straightforward.
Thomson Local directmarketing.thomsonlocal.com
This site provides access to the Thomson Local UK B2B data list products and marketing services. Products include UK business data lists and new business data lists for direct mail, telemarketing, email marketing and direct mail services. You can search for businesses by type of business, number of employees, geographical location, financial information, years established and company name.
Direct Marketing Association www.dma.org.uk
As well as providing information on legislation and codes of practice on direct marketing, the Direct Marketing Association creates and commissions reports related to the direct marketing sector. There is also a searchable directory of DM suppliers, all of whom are DMA member companies and who abide by the Direct Marketing Code of Practice.
Telephone Preference Service www.tpsonline.org.uk
Fax Preference Service www.fpsonline.org.uk