The quality of data in supplier databases could often be better. Almost every supplier database contains duplicate, inaccurate and incomplete records. Moreover, you probably use several databases rather than just one. Dun & Bradstreet can help you cluster data to produce a single clean ‘vendor master database’.
How can you ensure that the information from the various sources is added to the right master data record? This requires a reliable reference database. The Dun & Bradstreet datacloud is the largest and most comprehensive in the world. Your databases are matched and all records are assigned a DUNS number, which is used to determine the correct entity.
You can benefit in numerous ways from using relevant external information and consolidating it in your systems. You keep your database clean throughout your organisation. You can validate and enhance your customer details and prospect information from within your CRM application. Information becomes accessible in your own ERP environment and you can use it to automate your acceptance process and improve your score model.
You have invested in a powerful CRM or ERP application but the quality of the data could be better. This is a problem faced by many companies. Altares Dun & Bradstreet can help you normalise, rationalise, update, enhance and maintain your data and remove duplicate records.
Feeding your systems with accurate, complete, up-to-date and consistent information is extremely important for practically all your credit management processes. It ensures that you can work more effectively and efficiently, take the right decisions and determine priorities. You can make more effective and efficient use of your systems and applications. You can use Dun & Bradstreet data in a simple, flexible and cost-effective manner, whenever you like and in the system of your choice! For example, links are provided to Exact, Salesforce.com, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, Onguard and CreditTools.