Established in 1841, D&B is the world’s leading source of business information and insight, enabling companies to Decide with Confidence®. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 200 million business records. The database is enhanced by our proprietary DUNSRight® Quality Process, which transforms the enormous amount of data we collect daily into decision-ready insight. Through the D&B Worldwide Network – an unrivaled alliance of D&B and leading business information providers around the world –customers gain access to the world’s largest and highest quality global commercial business information database.
D&B is the leading provider of business information for risk management, sales & marketing, supply management and risk consulting decisions worldwide. Companies across the globe rely on D&B to provide the insight they need to help build profitable, quality business relationships with their customers, suppliers and business partners.
The Most Comprehensive Global Database of Its Kind
We have global data coverage on business records in over 200 countries. To help ensure the accuracy and completeness of our information, we use sophisticated data collection tools and update our database over 1.5 million times a day.
The Value of the D&B D-U-N-S® Number
Our exclusive nine-digit D&B D-U-N-S Number®, assigned to each business location in our global database, is widely used as a tool for identifying, organizing and consolidating information about businesses. Companies worldwide use it to link information about suppliers, customers and trading partners, providing them a more complete picture of risks and opportunities in their business relationships.