Find a Partner
Conducting business across countries requires finding a competent and reliable business partner, whether they are a supplier, customer, agent, or vendor. The best way to feel confident in your choice for a partner is to conduct a review of the industry and the major players. With the following resources, you can conduct background information on a particular company, its financial history and current standing, and compare to the competition before making a major investment.
Search ThomasNet to find manufacturers, distributors, and service providers. Contains more than 607,000 industrial companies in North America, indexed by 67,000 product and service category. The most comprehensive, free company listing available to search for a business partner.
D&B (Dun and Bradstreet)
Commercial information on global companies containing 140 million business reports. Full range of services includes product and service reports, risk management solutions, sales and marketing solutions, supply management solutions, small business solutions, manage business credit, and includes Hoover’s online.
A comprehensive service providing leading industry reports on companies, people, industries, and expert advice by name, location, industry, or business listing. It offers targeted company lists, finds IPOs, and produces reports. It offers research for 28 million companies and 36 million decision-makers. Generates salesforce integration, corporate family trees, and industry overviews.
Produces company research reports on over 31,000 companies from 55 countries. Fundamental reports include company profiles, comparative business analyses, summary analyses, sales analyses, price analyses, earnings and dividends analyses. Advanced studies include company financial reports, financial ratio reports, and Wright quality analyses reports.
Offers business information solutions on companies, executives, and industry intelligence to help business professionals be more effective and productive in completing tasks. Supports business processes including customer relations, leveraging new opportunities, and working with suppliers and partners.
An online search engine offering 15 million SEC Edgar documents by ticker, company, name, form type, and keyword. Search by public company filings from 1994-present, email alerts and saved searches, full text and quick search, IPO database and company profiles.
Annual Report Service
The sizable free directory of online annual reports. Create a user profile to view thousands of online annual reports of 10-K presentations. Contact the company directly for possible additional financial information.