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Thomas Register Online®

Last Loaded on Web: Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Last Update To Bluesheet: June 4, 2010

Bluesheet Contents     PDF version

File Description Print Counterparts Geographic Coverage Terms and Conditions Limit Predefined Format Options
Subject Coverage Dialog File Data Special Features Sample Record Sort Rates
Sources Database Content DIALINDEX/OneSearch Categories Basic Index Rank
Tips Document Types Indexed Contact Additional Indexes Report Options


File Description [top]

Thomas Register Online®, Dialog file 535, corresponds to the Thomas Register of American Manufacturers, which has been for over 95 years a premier source of product information for U.S. and Canadian manufacturing companies. The database currently contains information for over 640,000 companies from the Thomas Register. To isolate records by country, use the Limit Suffixes /CANADA or /USA



Tips [top]

USE FILE 535

to find directory information for companies located in the U.S. or Canada

USE /CO OR CO=

to search for names of companies.

USE SC=

to find companies by SIC code.

USE /PROD

to find records that have product listings.

USE REPORT

to arrange output in easy-to-read tabular format.



Subject Coverage [top]

  • The Thomas Register Online database covers both public and private companies classified under more than 72,000 product and service classes, and more than 44,000 brand names. Records include company name, address, telephone number, facsimile number, Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes, product category, asset rating, number of employees in ranges, officers and staff members, company type, trade status, and demographic "clustering" descriptors.
  • The Thomas Register of American Manufacturers provides information on practically every product and service available in the U.S. and Canada, including those related to high technology, genetic engineering, and biotechnology, as well as the industrial sector. Software, computer hardware, and electronic products are a particular strength. Extensive product and services classification enables users to find critical components, locate suppliers, and track down brand names.


Sources [top]

Information for THOMAS REGISTER ONLINE is gathered continuously from the companies by mail questionnaires, telephone interviews, and on-site visits by Thomas representatives.



Print Counterparts [top]

  • Thomas Register of American Manufacturers


Dialog File Data [top]

Dates Covered: Current
File Size: 645,746 records as of Q2 2010
Update Frequency: Quarterly reload


Database Content [top]

  • Directories


Document Types Indexed [top]

  • Directories


Geographic Coverage [top]

  • International


Geographic Restrictions [top]

  • None


Special Features [top]

  • ERA Available
  • Graduate Education Program
  • REPORT Available


DialIndex/OneSearch Categories [top]

ACRONYM CATEGORY NAME
BRANDNMS Brand Names
BUYERS Buyers Guides
CANADACO Canadian Company Directories
CODIR Company Directories
PRODINFO Product Information
PRODUCTS Industrial and Consumer
USCO U.S. Company Directories


Contact [top]

The THOMAS REGISTER ONLINE file is produced by the Thomas Publishing Company, Inc. Questions concerning the database content should be directed to:

Thomas Online
Five Penn Plaza
New York, NY 10001

Telephone: 212-290-7277
Fax: 212-290-7365


Terms and Conditions [top]

Thomas Register Online is a registered trademark of Thomas Publishing Company.

Caution: The publisher of this database makes no representations that it is absolutely accurate or complete. Errors and omissions, typographical, clerical, or otherwise, sometimes occur, and this possibility exists in respect to anything contained in the database. Hence, nothing herein should be relied upon in any direction resulting from any publication, statement, error, or omission. This applies to asset classification as well as other matter contained in the database.


Dialog Standard Terms & Conditions apply.


SAMPLE RECORD [top]

    DIALOG(R)File 535:Thomas Register Online(R) 
    (c) 2009 Thomas Publishing Co. All rts. reserv. 
     
    266253 
  /CO, CO=  Kadant Johnson Inc. 
    805 Wood St. 
  CY=,ST=,ZP=,CN=  Three Rivers, MI  490931053    USA 
     
  TE=  TELEPHONE: 269-278-1715 
    FAX:       269-279-5980  FAX 
    OTHER:     800-657-5940 
               danielle.rohrer@kadant.com 
               http://www.kadant.com 
     
  GC=   COUNTY:  SAINT JOSEPH 
     LOCATION:  U.S.-GREAT LAKES 
     ADI:  059 GRAND RAPIDS-KALAMAZOO-BATTLE CREEK (MUSKEGON) 
     
  FT=  TRADE STATUS: 
         MANUFACTURER 
     
    DESCRIPTION OF BUSINESS: 
     
    Thomas Register of American Manufacturers 
  /DE       WORLDWIDE MFR. OF FLUID HANDLING PRODUCTS INCLUDING ROTARY JOINTS & 
         UNIONS, SYPHONS, SYPHON ELBOWS, THERMOCOMPRESSORS, DESUPERHEATERS, 
         STEAM SYSTEMS, CONTROLS, VACUUM BREAKERS, STEAM & AIR SEPARATORS. 
         PRESSURE POWERED & CONDENSATE PUMPS, VALVES, SIGHT FLOW INDICATORS & 
         FLEXIBLE METAL HOSE ARE AVAILABLE. CONTROL SOFTWARE FOR DRYER SYSTEMS 
         ARE AVAILABLE. PRODUCTS ARE USED IN RUBBER, TIRE, PLASTICS, TEXTILE & 
         CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES. 
     
  AS=  ASSETS:               250M+ (over $250,000,000) 
  EM=  NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES: 1000 
    MANAGEMENT: 
  /NA,NA=,PO=        Martz ,  Wesley    Advertising 
          Wedel ,  G   L    General Management 
          Snyder ,  D   R    Production Mgmt. 
          Howe ,  C   R    Sales 
          Moon ,  D   M    Financial 
          Bowen ,  J   A    General Management 
     
    PRODUCTS AND SIC CODES: 
    PARTS OF THE PRODUCT AND SIC CODES LISTING HAVE BEEN REMOVED IN THE SAMPLE RECORD 
    TO SAVE SPACE. 
  /PN,PN=,SC=       BARS  3312, 3351, 3355, 3356, 3423, 3431, 3446, 3449, 3545, 3714, 3799 
              Mfr. of axial hollow bars made from stainless steel for inducing 
             turbulence in condensate layer. Axial bars are available with 
             compression bolts & bar height engineered to operate at optimum 
             condensate depth. 
         BREAKERS: VACUUM  3432  Mfr. of vacuum breakers made from stainless 
             steel. Specifications of vacuum breakers include 3/8 in. to 1 1/2 
             in. size, 1/4 in. to 1 1/4 in. outlet size, 1 1/2 in. to 
                            (...) 
         SOFTWARE: UTILITIES  7372  Mfr. of utility software including control 
             software for use with dryer sections in manufacturing 
             applications. Control software are available with dryer control, 
             remote interface, energy management & valve condition monitoring 
             modules. 
                            (...) 
         FLUID HANDLING EQUIPMENT  3559  Mfr. of fluid handling equipment used 
             in rubber, tire, plastics, textile & chemical industries. Fluid 
             handling equipment include axial bars, rotary joints & unions, 
             syphons, syphon elbows, thermocompressors, desuperheaters, steam 
             systems, controls, vacuum breakers, steam & air separators, 
             pressure powered pumps, condensate pumps, valves, sight flow 
             indicators & flexible metal hose. 
                            (...) 
         PUMPS: CONDENSATE OR CONDENSATE RETURN  3561  Mfr. of condensate 
             return systems including float operated & float free condensate or 
             condensate return pumps. Specifications of pumps include 6 in. to 
             41 in. fill head, 10 psig to 100 psig total static back pressure, 
             150 psig standard pressure, 21 in. to 51 in. fill height, 1 in. to 
             3 in. inlet check valve & 1.5 gpm to 26.4 gpm capacity. Corrosion 
             resistant pumps feature ductile iron tank, single check valve 
             connection & multiple inlet connections. 
         PUMPS: POSITIVE DISPLACEMENT  3561  Mfr. of pressure powered positive 
             displacement pumps. Pumps are available with 30 gpm & 186 gpm 
             single-tank capacity & are used in wet, remote & explosive areas. 
     
    TRADENAMES: 
  /TN,TN=        DMS    (Software: Manufacturing, Software: Utilities) 
          Turbulator    (Bars, Fluid Handling Equipment) 
     
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 
  /DE       EXPORTS TO:  Western Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Canada, 
            Mexico 
         YEAR ESTABLISHED:  1930 
    SOURCE:  Thomas Register of American Manufacturers  2009 
               ( 00182749 ) (TR) 
     


BASIC INDEX [top]

SEARCH
SUFFIX
DISPLAY
CODE
REPORT
(FIELD
LENGTH)
FIELD NAME

INDEXING

SELECT EXAMPLES

None None None All Basic Index Fields Word S FLUID(W)HANDLING
/CO CO CO (32) Company Name1 Word S (KADANT(W)JOHNSON)/CO
/DE DE None Description of Business and Brand/Trade Names Word S (CONTROL(W)SOFTWARE)/DE
S (EXPORTS AND ASIA)/DE
S 1930/DE
/NA NA None Executive Name1 Word S (MOON(N)(D(W)M))/NA
/PN PN None Product Name Word S (PUMPS AND VALVES)/PN
/TN TN None Trade Name1 Word S TURBULATOR/TN

1 Searchable in the Basic Index and in the Additional Indexes.


ADDITIONAL INDEXES [top]

SEARCH
PREFIX
DISPLAY
CODE
REPORT
(FIELD
LENGTH)
FIELD NAME

INDEXING

SELECT EXAMPLES

None A1 A1 (32) Street Address --
None AN None DIALOG Accession Number --
AS= AS None Assets2 Phrase S AS=>250M
CN= CN None Country Name Phrase S CN=USA
CO= CO CO (32) Company Name1 Phrase S CO=KADANT JOHNSON?
CY= CY CY (32) City Phrase S CY=THREE RIVERS
EM= EM EM (12) Number of Employees4,5 Numeric S EM=>1000
FT= FT None Trade Status2 Phrase S FT=CUSTOM M?
None FX None Fax Number --
GC= GC None Geographic Classification3 Phrase
& Phrase
S GC="LOCATION: U.S.-GREAT LAKES"
EXPAND GC=MSA
GC= GC None Geographic Classification3 Phrase
& Phrase
EXPAND GC=ADI:
S GC="COUNTY: SAINT JOSEPH"
NA= NA None Executive Names Word
& Phrase
S NA=(MARTZ(N)WESLEY)
S NA=MARTZ, WESLEY
PN= PN None Product Name Phrase S PN=PUMPS?
S PN=FLUID HANDLING EQUIPMENT
S PN="INDICATORS: SIGHT FLOW"
PO= PO None Management Position Phrase S PO=FINANCIAL
None RC None Related Company --
SC= SC None Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code5 Phrase S SC=3432
SO= SO None Thomas Source Publication Word S SO=Thomas?
ST= ST ST (7) State/Province Phrase S ST=MI
TE= TE TE (32) Telephone Area Code Phrase S TE=714
TN= TN None Trade Name1,6 Phrase S TN=TURBULATOR
ZP= ZP ZP (12) Zip or Postal Code Phrase S ZP=49093?
S ZP=490931053

2 Numbers in this field are represented by ranges. EXPAND in the index to choose the desired range, then Select the Expand set. Field may not be present in all records.

3 GC= is used for several Geographic Classification methods. To get a listing of ADI (Area of Dominant Influence): Use EXPAND GC=ADI. To get a listing of CMSA (Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Areas): Use EXPAND GC=CMSA. To get a listing of MSA (Metropolitan Statistical Areas): Use EXPAND GC=MSA. To get a listing of Counties: Use EXPAND GC=COUNTY. To get a listing of Locations, such as U.S.-Southeast: Use EXPAND GC=LOCATION

4 EM Numbers are reported in ranges. EXPAND EM= to choose the desired range, then Select the Expand set. EM=10 denotes 10 or fewer employees, EM=19 denotes 11 to 19 employees, EM=49 denotes 20 to 49 employees, EM=99 denotes 50 to 99 employees, EM=249=100 to 249 employees, EM=499=250 to 499 employees, EM=999=500 to 999 employees, EM=1000 denotes 1,000 or more employees.

5 EM and SC are not available for RANK

6 Trade Names carry following indicators such as or in SOME cases. When searching Trade Names, use truncation. Example: SELECT TN=TU-WAY? to retrieve TN=TU-WAY and TN=TU-WAY


LIMIT [top]

SUFFIX FIELD NAME EXAMPLES
/CANADA Records for Canadian Companies S S5/CANADA
/NOPROD Records without Product Listings S S5/NOPROD
/PROD Records with Product Listings S S1/PROD
/USA Records for U.S. Companies S S7/USA


SORT [top]

SORTABLE FIELDS EXAMPLES
AS, CO, CY, EM, ST, TE, ZP SORT S3/ALL/ZP
PRINT S5/5/1-24/CO


RANK [top]

RANK FIELDS EXAMPLES
All phrase- and numeric-indexed fields in the Additional Indexes can be ranked. RANK CO S3
EM and SC are not available for rank


REPORT OPTIONS [top]

Output can be displayed in table format. REPORT codes with field lengths in parentheses are listed in the Search Options tables. Default table width is 72 characters; use SET H 132 to set maximum table width. REPORT S3/CO,CY/1-10


USER-DEFINED FORMAT OPTIONS [top]

User-defined formats may be specified using the display codes indicated in the Search Options tables. TYPE S3/CO,ZP/ALL


PREDEFINED FORMAT OPTIONS [top]

NO.
DIALOGWEB
FORMAT
RECORD CONTENT
1 -- DIALOG Accession Number
2 -- Company Name; Address; Telephone, Cable, Telex, and FAX Numbers; and Description of Business
3 Medium Company Name; Address; Telephone, Cable, Telex, and FAX Numbers; and Description of Business
4 -- Company Name, Address, Telephone, and Top Executives
5 -- Full Record
6 -- Company Name
7 Long Company Name; Address; Telephone, Cable, Telex, and FAX Numbers; Products and SIC Codes; and Trade Names
8 Short Company Name, Address, Telephone, and Top Executives
9 Full Full Record
10 -- National Address (excludes country)
20 -- International Address (includes country)


DIRECT RECORD ACCESS [top]

FIELD NAME EXAMPLES
DIALOG Accession Number TYPE 0866262/5
DISPLAY 0074483/CO,ST
PRINT 0301964/5


Rates [top]

Rates For File: Thomas Register Online®[535]
Cost per DialUnit:                 $7.69
Cost per minute:                   $2.17
Report Elements                    $0.08
Rank Elements                      $0.00

Format    Types   Prints
     1    $0.00    $0.00
     2    $3.00    $3.00
     3    $3.00    $3.00
     4    $3.00    $3.00
     5    $4.00    $4.00
     6    $0.43    $0.43
     7    $4.00    $4.00
     8    $2.00    $2.00
     9    $4.00    $4.00
    10    $1.50    $1.50
    20    $1.50    $1.50
KWIC95    $0.43       NA
KWIC96    $0.43       NA

REDIST/COPY Multiplier Table:
      Range      Multiplier
        1-2       1.00
       3-25       1.50
     26-100       3.00
    101-200       4.00
    201-500       6.00
   501-1000       8.00
 1001 or more    10.00

ARCHIVE Multiplier Table:

      Range      Multiplier
       1-25       1.50
     26-200       3.00
    201-500       6.00
   501-1000       8.00
 1001 or more    10.00
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