FAQS

What is Business Search?

Business Search is an online tool to help you search and compile targeted business data lists from The thomsonlocal Database of Businesses.

What does Business Search enable me to do?

Business Search enables you to search over two million verified business contacts and cherry pick just the businesses you’d like to speak to. Our business data is ideal for direct mail and telemarketing campaigns for sales lead generation.

Is there an ideal browser specification for running Business Search?

  • Internet Explorer 6.0+ for Windows
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0+ for Windows and Mac OS X
  • Netscape Navigator 9.0 for Windows and Mac OS X
  • Safari 4 for Windows and Mac OS X
  • Opera 8+ for Windows and Mac OS X

How accurate is your business data?

We make over 40,000 verification calls each week in our UK based call centre to guarantee you data of unparalleled depth and quality.

How many data records do you have?

We have over 2 million business contacts available to search in Business Search

What kind of data is available?

Business Search enables you to target established UK businesses. Use the unique search functionality to target by type of business, SIC code, premise type, number of employees, years established, company name, geographical selections and financial selections.

How will I receive the data I order?

You have the choice of receiving your data as an Excel, CSV or Text file. You will have to download the data once your payment has been processed.

Is there anything I can’t do with my data?

You can’t resell or publish or give your data away for free. You can only use it in accordance with the published Terms and Conditions. If you want to resell or publish our data, please contact us.

Are there any other data lists that you sell?

We also sell a diverse range of business data lists that are not available though Business Search. For example, new business data lists, fastest growing companies data lists and additional decision maker lists. Please contact us for more information.

Will you pass my details onto other companies?

No, we will not pass your details onto any other companies.

Need help with business data?

Contact one of our consultants who will be happy to discuss your requirements

Call 0800 211 8273

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