Salisbury, MD-based Data Services Inc. has begun offering list hygiene services online for Canadian records in accordance with certification and national change of address standards established by Canada Post. The technology for transferring files via the Internet for updates was developed in-house, said Jerry Messer, president and CEO of Data Service.
ARI Network Services Inc. of Milwaukee has launched an online direct mail service for automotive dealers to customized and schedule postcard mailings to customers. ARI also provides list and database management services for dealerships.
ChoicePoint Asset Co. of Alpharetta, GA has introduced new automated identity authentication technology for use with inbound telemarketing. Its ProID interactive voice-response technology verifies the identities of callers by asking them a series of multiple-choice questions related to current and past addresses, telephone numbers and other information, without using account numbers or passwords. Once the identity of the caller is authenticated he or she can be given access to information or offers which specifically target that particular individual.