Product Availability Lookup

This feature returns a list of available products for an organization based on the entitlement of the customer's current contract. There is no usage fee for this D&B Direct feature, and all customers are entitled to utilize it.

Requirements & Options

When implementing this D&B Direct feature, a valid D-U-N-S Number for a company and its country 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, you will also be required to provide an order reason code.

An option exists to filter the results for a specific D&B Direct product code.

Business Elements

The following table is an alphabetical list of the elements returned by this feature.

Name Description XML* JSON*
D-U-N-S Number Identifier of case SOAP REST
Fields Exist Indicator Indicates whether required fields are available. Data sufficiency check. Possible values: Yes or No SOAP REST
In Date Status In Date Code to indicate product availability. Values are 1 for 'In date' and 2 for 'Promise Later' or 3 for 'Too Old' SOAP REST
Investigation Investigation is allowed on this product or not. SOAP REST
Investigation Priority Provides the type of investigation priority that’s supported for the product SOAP REST
Non Branch Indicator Indicates if the product is available on branch or not. SOAP REST
Out of Business Indicator (Organization) Indicates if the business if out of business. SOAP REST
Product Availabilty Indicator Whether the product is available or not SOAP REST
Product Code A code value that identifies a D&B Product SOAP REST
Product Language Code Language code in which the product is available. SOAP REST
Product Name A textual description of the product code SOAP REST
Report Format Format in which the report is available e.g. HTML, PDF, text, etc. SOAP REST
Stop Distribution Indicator Indicator signifying company record is on stop distribution status in the D&B database. SOAP REST

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

This feature will return a list of all entitled products for the organization. An indicator will designate whether a given data or report product is currently available. Exception: this feature does NOT return availability information for the Data Exchange Service related products.

Technical Specification

For details on how to implement this feature, please refer to the Product Catalog Service documentation.

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