Devising the Strategy, Making the Plan

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By David Loshin

The three steps that I suggested in my last post about where to begin with data quality are truly meant to help determine where to begin, but also to guide the development of a longer term strategy and plan.
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Deutsche Post Direkt Partners with Melissa Data

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Relationship Fuels Melissa Data’s International Growth; Adds Value for Direct Advertisers with Free Analysis of International Contact Data

 

Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF- February 6, 2014 – Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced a partnership with Deutsche Post Direkt GmbH, subsidiary of Deutsche Post and veteran developer of address management solutions to optimize direct advertising.… Read More

Free Data Quality Tool from Melissa Data Enables 100% Accuracy in Address Auto-Completion

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Express Entry® Validates Addresses as They are Entered; Improves Online Experience and Eliminates Possibility of Incorrect Data

 

Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF- February 4, 2014 – Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced free availability of Express Entry®, the company’s address auto-completion tool designed to eliminate bad data at the source of entry.… Read More

Address Quality – Take 2

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By David Loshin

We have dealt with some of our core address quality concepts, but not this one:

The intended recipient must be associated with the deliverable address.

The problem here is no longer address quality but rather address
correctness
.

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Postal Standards and Address Quality – Take 1

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By David Loshin

The USPS Postal Standard (Publication 28) provides at least some of the specifications we need for address quality. For example,

 “The Postal Service defines a complete address as one that has all the address elements necessary to allow an exact match with the current Postal Service ZIP+4 and City State files to obtain the finest level of ZIP+4 and delivery point codes for the delivery address.”

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