Detailed Company Profile - WB1784

This data layer provides details comparable to the WorldBase Linked Prospect Record (WB1784) batch file.

Requirements & Options

When requesting this D&B Direct product, a valid D-U-N-S Number for a company, its country code, and the appropriate product code will be required. If this information is not available, refer to obtaining a company D-U-N-S Number for assistance. A trade up option exists to request data for the headquarters when the requested organization is a branch.

When ordering information for organizations located in Germany, customers are required to provide a valid order reason code. A list of possible values is included on the respective SOAP or REST operation page.

NOTE: The product code for Detailed Company Profile - WB1784 is DCP_WB1784. This product may be included in the Monitoring process.

Business Elements

The following table is an alphabetical list of the unique items delivered in this data layer. Legend: [C] = may be included in a Custom Data product; [M] = may be referenced by the Monitoring process; [M+] = Monitored using an aggregate or attribute XPath.

NOTE: This product will return a set of standard elements (e.g. D-U-N-S Number, Organization Name, Trade Styles, Family Tree Role, Primary Address, Mailing Address, Telephone Number, Fax Number, et al.) along with the business elements listed. In addition, customers who compare the following table to the Data Primer should be advised of several intentional differences.

Name Description XML* JSON*
3 Year Base Sales Amount (Trend Data) The Sales Amount from the income statement data in millions (USD) for the Base Year, which is the first (oldest) year of this three year trend calculation period. Trend Data fields are calculated once a year, in June, published the following July and used for the subsequent 12 months. [M] SOAP REST
5 Year Base Sales Amount (Trend Data) The Sales Amount from the income statement data in millions (USD) for the Base Year, which is the first (oldest) year of this five year trend calculation period. Trend Data fields are calculated once a year, in June, published the following July and used for the subsequent 12 months. [M] SOAP REST
Agent Indicator When 'true' indicates that the subject acts as an agent promoting the goods or services of another organization, e.g., Sales Agent, Purchasing Agent. When 'false' indicates that the subject does not act as an agent of another organization. [M] SOAP REST
Business Legal Structure Text that describes the legal form or structure of a business, as registered with government authorities, e.g., partnership, corporation, private limited company, government department, proprietorship. [M+] SOAP REST
Continent Code (World Region ID) Text recording the name of the region as defined by D&B for this address i.e. Africa, Australia/Asia, Europe, Middle East, South & Central America, North America. [M+] SOAP REST
Control Year The year current control was assumed. [M] SOAP REST
Country Name Text recording the name of the country in which the business is located. [M+] SOAP REST
D&B City Code D&B proprietary geographical code which indicates the city where the business is located. For US records, the code is unique within COUNTY, for non-US records, the code is unique within COUNTRY. [M+] SOAP REST
D&B Country Code D&B three-digit code which indicates the country where the business is located. SOAP REST
D&B County Code D&B geographical code which identifies the county where the business is located. Code is unique within state/province. SOAP REST
D&B Hoovers Industry Code An alphanumeric industry code identifying a business activity, based on a three-tier taxonomy developed by D&B as a complement to NAICS and SIC codes, that are assigned according to companies’ primary and secondary business activities. SOAP REST
D&B Industry Code An alphanumeric value identifying a business activity based on the scheme specified by the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code. The first four digits are external codes created by the U.S. Government. D&B has created extensions to more precisely define an activity as in the case of the SIC 2+2 (the last 4 digits of an 8-digit SIC). SOAP REST
D&B Mailing City Code D&B geographical code which indicates the city where the business is located for mailing address. For US records, the code is unique within COUNTY, for non-US records, the code is unique within COUNTRY. [M+] SOAP REST
D&B Mailing Country Code D&B three-digit country code which indicates the country where the mailing address of the business is located. SOAP REST
D&B Mailing County Code D&B geographical code which indicates the county where the business is located for mailing address. Populated in US and Canada only; unique within state/province. Zeros if not available. SOAP REST
D&B Mailing Region/Continent Code D&B code which indicates the region of the mailing address of the business. [M+] SOAP REST
D&B Mailing State/Province Code D&B geographical code which indicates the state/province where the business is located for mailing address. Only validated state/province names carry a state/province code. [M+] SOAP REST
D&B State/Province Code D&B geographical code which indicates the state/province (aka primary subdivision) where the business is located. Only validated state/province names carry a state/province code. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Business Name Text recording the name of the highest business in the family tree that is in the same country as the subject. [M] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate D&B City Code D&B code of the city where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate D&B Country Code D&B code of the country where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate D-U-N-S Number The D-U-N-S Number of the highest level parent within a corporate family tree that is domiciled in the same country as the requested company. A parent is a corporation that owns more than 50% of another corporation's capital stock. A subject may be its own domestic ultimate. [M] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Postal Code An identifier used by the local country postal authority to identify where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Street Address Text recording the address number, or post office box number and street name where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Territory Abbreviated Name Text recording the shortened name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Territory Name Text recording the name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the domestic ultimate is located. SOAP REST
Domestic Ultimate Town Name Text recording the name of a city, town, township, village, borough, etc. where the domestic ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Employee Quantity (All Locations) A number that defines how many people are directly engaged and paid by the organization to perform or support its business operations. [M] SOAP REST
Employee Quantity (Single Location) A number that defines how many people are directly engaged and paid by the organization to perform or support its business operations at the subject's location. [M] SOAP REST
Employee Quantity Basis Text Text that indicates when it has been reported to D&B that certain types of employees have been included in the calculation of the Employee Quantity. [M+] SOAP REST
Employee Quantity Reliability Text (All Locations) Text that describes the integrity of the employee figures, e.g. audited, actual, estimated, or modeled. [M+] SOAP REST
Employee Quantity Reliability Text (Single Location) Text that describes the integrity of the employee figures, e.g. audited, actual, estimated, or modeled. [M+] SOAP REST
Export Indicator When 'true' indicates that the subject company exports goods to other countries. [M] SOAP REST
Family Tree Hierarchy Level Code A two-position counter that indicates the number of family tree levels below the global ultimate business in its corporate hierarchy. The hierarchy level value of the global ultimate will always be 1. Each subsidiary level below the global ultimate is incremented by one. Branch locations in a family tree will have the same hierarchy code as its associated headquarter. [M] SOAP REST
FEIN Tax ID Number A number recording a unique nine-digit FEIN number assigned by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service to business entities (and in some cases individuals) operating in the United States for the purposes of identification. SOAP REST
Full Report Date The date when a complete review of all Business Information Report data was updated about the business. SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Business Name Text recording the primary name of the global ultimate business. [M] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Country Name Name of the country where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate D&B City Code D&B code of the city where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate D&B Country Code D&B code of the country where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate D&B County Code D&B geographical code which identifies the county where the global ultimate is located. Code is unique within state/province. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate D&B Region/Continent Code D&B code for the region where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate D-U-N-S Number The D-U-N-S number of the highest level parent within a corporate family tree. A parent is a corporation that owns more than 50% of another corporation's capital stock. A subject may be its own global ultimate. [M] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Postal Code An identifier used by the local country postal authority to identify where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Street Address Text recording the address number, or post office box number and street name where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Territory Abbreviated Name Text recording the shortened name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Territory Name Text recording the name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Global Ultimate Town Name Text recording the name of a city, town, township, village, borough, etc. where the global ultimate is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter Business Name The business name of the headquarters company. A headquarters is a business establishment that has branches or divisions reporting to it. [M] SOAP REST
Headquarter Country Code The two-letter country code, defined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) ISO 3166-1 scheme identifying the country of the company headquarters. SOAP REST
Headquarter Country Name Name of the country where the company headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter D&B City Code D&B code of the city where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter D&B Country Code D&B code of the country where the company headquarters is located. SOAP REST
Headquarter D&B County Code D&B geographical code which identifies the county where the headquarters is located. Code is unique within state/province. SOAP REST
Headquarter D&B Region/Continent Code D&B code for the region where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter D-U-N-S Number The D-U-N-S Number of the headquarters company. A headquarters is a business establishment that has branches or divisions reporting to it. [M] SOAP REST
Headquarter Postal Code An identifier used by the local country postal authority to identify where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter Street Address Text recording the address number, or post office box number and street name where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter Territory Abbreviated Name Text recording the shortened name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter Territory Name Text recording the name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Headquarter Town Name Text recording the name of a city, town, township, village, borough, etc. where the headquarters is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Import Indicator When 'true' indicates that the subject company imports a quantity of goods from other countries. [M] SOAP REST
Last Update Date The date when the record was last updated in D&B's system. SOAP REST
Line of Business Text recording the description of the operations conducted by a business. [M+] SOAP REST
Local Activity Industry Code Records the business activities in which an organization is actively engaged using standardized coding schemes such as European NACE and other country-specific Classification of Economic Activities. SOAP REST
Mailing Country Name Text recording the name of the country which the business uses for mailing purposes. [M+] SOAP REST
Most Senior Principal Full Name Text recording the name of the CEO. [M+] SOAP REST
Most Senior Principal Job Title Text recording the job held by the most senior principal; For example, CEO, President and CEO. [M+] SOAP REST
NAICS Code An alphanumeric value identifying the business activity based on the NAICS Code. Can repeat multiple times. SOAP REST
Number of Family Members Including Subsidiaries This is the number of linkages in the upward and downward directions of the entire family tree that the subject belongs to, starting from the global ultimate. [M] SOAP REST
Organization Identification Number A number assigned by an external body or by D&B which either uniquely identifies or helps to identify an organization. SOAP REST
Parent Business Name Text recording the business name of the parent company. A parent is a corporation that owns more than 50% of another corporation's capital stock; these owned companies are subsidiaries to the parent company. [M] SOAP REST
Parent Country Name Name of the country where the parent organization is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent D&B City Code D&B code of the city where the parent organization is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent D&B Country Code D&B code of the country where the parent organization is located. SOAP REST
Parent D&B County Code D&B geographical code which identifies the county where the parent organization is located. Code is unique within state/province. SOAP REST
Parent D&B Region/Continent Code D&B code for the region where the parent organization is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent D-U-N-S Number The D-U-N-S number of the parent company. A parent is a corporation that owns more than 50% of another corporation's capital stock; these owned companies are subsidiaries to the parent company.   [M] SOAP REST
Parent Postal Code An identifier used by the local country postal authority to identify where the parent company is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent Street Address Text recording the address number, or post office box number and street name where the parent company is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent Territory Abbreviated Name Text recording the shortened name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the parent company is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent Territory Name Text recording the name of the locally governed area which forms part of a centrally governed nation to identify where the parent company is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Parent Town Name Text recording the name of a city, town, township, village, borough, etc. where the parent company is located. [M+] SOAP REST
Previous D-U-N-S Number (Transfer) The most recently retired D-U-N-S Number that is associated with this subject, often as a redundant record. An explanation for this change is provided in the transfer reason. [M+] SOAP REST
Primary SIC Code The first listed alphanumeric value identifying the primary business activity based on the scheme specified by the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code. The first four digits are external codes created by the U.S. Government. D&B has created extensions to more precisely define an activity as in the case of the SIC 2+2 (the last 4 digits of an 8-digit SIC). SOAP REST
Registered Address Indicator When 'true' indicates that the Primary Address which has been presented is also the Registered Address. When 'false' indicates that the Primary Address which has been presented is not a Registered Address. [M+] SOAP REST
Registration Number - All Countries Except US A registration/identifier number assigned by local government agencies to identify a business within the local market. Examples include the France Siret Number, UK CRO Number, Europe VAT Number, Australia Company Number, and Brazilian State Registry Number. SOAP REST
Sales Revenue Amount (Local Currency) The monetary value of income received from customers from the sale of the business' goods and/or services. This means it is the gross sales minus any returns, rebates/discounts, allowances for damages or shortages, shipping expenses passed on to the customer. [M] SOAP REST
Sales Revenue Amount (US Dollars) The revenue claimed in the income statement data in millions (USD) [M] SOAP REST
Secondary SIC Code An alphanumeric value identifying a business activity based on the scheme specified by the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code. Clarification Note: These are generally external codes created by an external authoritative body like the U.S. Office of Management and Budget but D&B may have created extensions to more precisely define an activity as in the case of the SIC 2+2 (the last 4 digits of an 8-digit SIC). Can repeat up to five times. SOAP REST
Trend Year Sales Amount (Trend Data) The Sales Amount from the income statement data in millions (USD) for the Trend Year, which is the last (most current) year. Trend Data fields are calculated once a year, in June, published the following July and used for the subsequent 12 months. [M] SOAP REST
UK SIC Code The first listed alphanumeric value identifying the primary business activity based on the UK SIC Code. SOAP REST

*The links in this column provide the technical characteristics for the data field of the respective business element in the XML or JSON response.

The preceding list is not presented in the order, nor manner, in which the information is packaged and delivered via the D&B Direct API.

While data for a particular company may not contain values for all of the business elements, there may be items that are considered by D&B to be essential to yield the maximum benefit of a data layer. If any of these essential elements do not contain a value for a particular company, an error code will be returned, and your organization will not incur a usage credit for the request.

The Product Availability Lookup feature may be utilized to determine if this D&B Direct product is available for a given D-U-N-S Number.

The availability of certain scores delivered by this product may be limited due to a lack of sufficient company or industry specific data to perform the calculations.

WorldBase Compatibility

The following fields are included in this data layer for existing D&B customers who may have internal systems and/or processes that rely upon these codes:

New implementations should be developed using the corresponding fields that are based on coding standards for geographic locations. For example, instead of CountryWorldBaseCode, please use CountryISOAlpha2Code.

A conversion table for WorldBase to ISO codes is available on the Country Chart tab (far right column contains the WorldBase codes) of the downloadable Data Primer.

Additional Details

Access to this information is provided on a metered basis; and will require data layer entitlement prior to use in the production environment. A built-in feature exists to prevent duplicate billing when multiple requests with the same D-U-N-S Number and product code are submitted on the same calendar day (which is based on Eastern Standard Time [GMT-5]).

An option exists to retain the results from all successful requests for this product in a Product Request Archive, which may be retrieved without incurring additional usage charges.

Technical Specification

For details on how to obtain this data layer, please refer to the Firmographic.OrderProduct (SOAP) or Firmographic.OrderProduct (REST) page.

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