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Database Update July

Business Database Updates July 2017

The latest updates from Credit.net

Welcome to our Q3 newsletter! We’d love to see any feedback so we can continue to provide you with the industry-leading data you always need. We have even included a yummy summertime recipe from a Credit.net employee. Because why not? Scroll down to check it out!

The Top 10 Wine Cities in America

Infogroup, parent company of Credit.net, recently identified the top 10 wine cities in the U.S. based on Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) of 1 million or more people with the most wine retailers and wineries per 10,000 residents. Here’s how the cities ranked:

1. Portland, Oregon
2. San Francisco, California
3. Seattle, Washington
4. Sacramento, California
5. Rochester, New York
6. San Jose, California
7. New York City, New York
8. Washington, D.C.
9. Hartford, Connecticut
10. Cincinnati, Ohio

Read About Database News Right Here

  • Uniform Commercial Code States: Delaware (705,000 records) and Hawaii (59,000) records have been added to the UCC Database
  • Church enhancement: Through web research, 423 church executives were added to existing church records, including 307 senior ministers, 62 youth ministers, and 54 music ministers. In addition, 12,048 religious leaders were also added through third parties.
  • Medical Enhancements: With state board research, we found 1,851 specialties to existing physician records with no prior specialty. Also added this month to existing physician records through this effort: 1,061 physician ages, 1,530 medical schools attended, 1,802 graduation years, and 1,143 boards certified.

New Franchise Codes

  • Factory Outlets (599931): Famous Footwear Outlet
  • Department Stores (531102): Duluth Trading Co, Herbergers’s
  • Liquors (592102): ABC Fine Wine & Spirits
  • Wines (592103): Wine Rack, Wine Shop
  • Optical Goods (599502): JC Penney Optical, Sears Optical, Meijer Optical, Nationwide Vision

U.S. Database Transactional Activity (Verified File)

Transaction Type This Month Last Month 12 Month Total 12 Month Average
New Adds to the Database 58,734 80,021 793,051 66,088
Moved to Fulfillment 50,998 53,720 992,663 82,722
Removed from Fulfillment 123,564 127,002 2,385,092 198,758
Confirmed Out Of Business 16,484 20,195 233,213 19,434
Company Name Changes 97,511 104,401 1,106,976 92,248
Address Changes 67,060 65,190 643,138 53,595
City Changes 11,590 11,660 125,527 10,461
ZIP Code Changes 12,518 19,167 170,016 14,168
Mailing Addresses 26,756 27,832 294,390 24,533
Phone Number Changes 36,323 31,749 405,427 33,786
Contact Name Changes 76,279 94,457 570,670 47,556
Employment Size 22,916 29,407 312,659 26,055
Primary SIC Code 36,380 46,318 478,046 39,837
Secondary SIC Codes 133,696 178,983 1,816,918 151,410
Linkage Changes/New Linkage 15,896 14,045 274,698 22,892
Web Site Changes 86,126 93,891 1,774,571 147,881
Fax Number Changes 11,969 7,228 113,627 9,469
TOTAL TRANSACTIONS 1,038,399 1,223,209 13,269,908 1,105,826

 Database Counts – U.S.

Verified File

  • Current count: 14,857,024
  • Previous count: 14,887,307

Pre-Verified File

  • Current count: 15,988,367
  • Previous count: 15,794,674

Out of Business File

  • Current count: 2,545,929
  • Previous count: 2,461,833

Suspect File

  • Current count: 17,698,559
  • Previous count: 17,645,977

Canadian Database Transactional Activity (Verified File)

Transaction Type This Month Last Month 12 Month Total 12 Month Average
New Adds to the Database 9,210 5,003 68,413 5,701
Removed from Fulfillment 939 1,301 14,639 1,220
Company Name Changes 2,299 3,904 41,030 3,419
Address Changes 3,831 7,817 73,353 6,113
City Changes 242 1,434 10,754 896
Postal Code Changes 656 13,599 36,135 3,011
Detail Addresses 629 836 11,461 955
Phone Number Changes 2,013 1,501 15,499 1,292
Contact Name Changes 1,400 3,532 77,576 6,465
Location Employment 851 4,400 82,750 6,896
Primary SIC Code 2,332 2,787 38,008 3,167
Secondary SIC Codes 10,204 10,157 150,040 12,753
Linkage Changes/New Linkage 623 792 8,862 739
Fax Number Changes 435 1,040 14,921 1,243
TOTAL TRANSACTIONS 49,734 75,099 938,131 78,178

 Database Counts – Canada

Verified File

  • Current count: 1,198,641
  • Previous count: 1,177,683

Pre-Verified File

  • Current count: 16,121
  • Previous count: 16,000

Out of Business File

  • Current count: 86,742
  • Previous count: 81,987

Suspect File

  • Current count: 708,005
  • Previous count: 724,995
National Association of Credit Management (NACM) Credit Congress and Expo in Dallas

There’s a chance you saw us if you attended the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) Credit Congress and Expo in Dallas. We had a blast meeting some of our existing clients and talking with prospective clients. We’d also like to congratulate DeAnne Leahy and Heidi Lindgren-Boyce whose names were drawn for random prizes.

Summer Recipe:

Here’s That Amazing Summer Recipe We Mentioned

Carla Liberty, senior account executive with Credit.net, brings you one of her favorite summer recipes this month. A New Orleans native now living in Omaha, Nebraska, Liberty says this dish, made with fresh ingredients, is a healthy favorite at parties or an easy family dinner choice.

Fast Shrimp Ceviche Tacos (4-6 servings)

Ingredients

3 limes
1 cup tomatoes, seeded and chopped
1 cup avocado, peeled and diced
1/2 cup cilantro, chopped
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 pound cooked medium-sized shrimp, peeled
1 jalapeno, chopped (optional)
1 garlic clove, chopped (optional)
1 package soft corn tortillas, baguette, or tortilla chips

Directions

1) Finely grate 1 tablespoon of lime zest and juice 1/4 cup of lime juice.
2) Add lime zest and juice to a large bowl then mix the rest of the ingredients.
3) Cover and chill for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
4) Serve on hot tortilla (try grilling them), bread, or chips.