The Dun & Bradstreet D-U-N-S Number is a unique nine-digit identifier for businesses. This number is assigned once our patented identity resolution process, part of our DUNSRight™ methodology, identifies a company as being unique from any other in the Dun & Bradstreet Data Cloud.
The Dun & Bradstreet Data Cloud offers the world’s most comprehensive business data and analytical insights to power today’s most crucial business needs. That’s why 90% of the Fortune 500, and companies of all sizes around the world, rely on Dun & Bradstreet to help grow and protect their businesses.
Build and Sustain High-Quality Supplier RelationshipsAdvanced supplier analytics reveal savings, untapped opportunities and unforeseen risks. This data-driven procurement strategy boosts bottom-line results.Cut supplier review time and select the right companies to work with using our single source of vendor information and insights. With D&B, you’ll be able to see into your supplier base.
Gain Efficiencies, Drive Down Costs
Take Control of Your Data
Ensure Supplier Viability
Accelerate supplier on-boarding — avoid excess manual effortsOn-boarding suppliers can be a complex process, requiring you to validate that the vendor is a legitimate legal entity with the proper tax and legal codes — even ensuring that the supplier is financially solvent. Gaining efficiency requires validating vendors upfront and identifying and eliminating any duplicate third-party records before adding them to the Global Supplier Master within your MDM.
Clean, accurate third-party data for all tiers of suppliersD&B helps you cleanse, match and append global data on hundreds of thousands of third parties with frequent refreshes that load directly into your master data management (MDM) system. We give your procurement team the information they need on your Tier 1 suppliers utilizing all relevant data on cost structures to supply availability, lead times and financial and operational risks. This vendor intelligence increases your negotiating leverage and drives down costs.
Get transparent, comprehensive third-party visibilityWith D&B, you get a comprehensive view of service, quality and compliance metrics to efficiently manage your global and regional third-party relationships. Ensure third-party viability, isolate and identify any "bad actors" and identify risks and opportunities through sophisticated portfolio management. Across a wide range of industries, we can help you ensure regulatory and financial compliance — and support the transparency you need to build strong supplier partnerships.