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Procurement Market Intelligence Report

Sales & Marketing Contact Lists Sourcing Guide & Market Trends

Comprehensive intelligence for making smart purchasing decisions

Learn about actual and potential costs

How much should I pay for Sales & Marketing Contact Lists?

What is the average price of Sales & Marketing Contact Lists?

This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase Sales & Marketing Contact Lists. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.

Has the price of Sales & Marketing Contact Lists been rising or falling?

Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.

I’m not ready to purchase Sales & Marketing Contact Lists yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?

We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.

What other costs are associated with purchasing Sales & Marketing Contact Lists?

Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for Sales & Marketing Contact Lists with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.

See how we display average pricing information, trends and market data.

Find the vendor to meet your needs

Where can I purchase Sales & Marketing Contact Lists?

The sales and marketing contact lists market has a low level of market share concentration, with the top four suppliers accounting for less than 30.0% of market revenue. ProcurementIQ estimates there are about 200 suppliers operating in the market. During the three years to 2018, market share concentration has been... Subscribe to learn more.

Questions to ask potential suppliers

How can I gain leverage during negotiations?

Accuracy

What checks and balances are in place to be sure that my sales and marketing contact list has received a thorough evaluation?

Who normally identifies errors when they occur?

How do you balance quick turnaround times while maintaining maximum possible accuracy?

How often do you find errors after documents have been finalized?

Employees

How do you keep your wage costs under control?

Are there records that show prior training and certifications available for all members of the company?

Are training records available detailing training and appropriate competency levels for staff carrying out special processes?

Do you provide ongoing training or development for your employees? Are your technicians certified? From where did your technicians receive their certification?

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Key elements for every RFP

What should my Sales & Marketing Contact Lists RFP include?

Project Budget

If one exists, buyers should specify their budget for the desired sales and marketing contact lists, as well as related products and services.

Vendors should provide their purchasing options (i.e. subscription-based pricing model) and the cost per record.

Buyers should inquire whether vendors offer free basic memberships or free trials.

If vendors offer different levels of membership, they should provide the cost for each membership level.

Buyers can reference the benchmark price and total cost of ownership sections of this report for assistance in creating a budget.

Selection Criteria

Buyers will evaluate potential vendors based on their compliance with technical specification stated in the RFP.

Buyers will evaluate potential vendors based on their qualifications and experience.

Buyers will evaluate potential vendors based on their ability to provide a superior level of customer service as evidenced by references.

For other selection criteria requirements, buyers should reference the Buying-Decision Scorecard section of this report.

Project Schedule

Buyers should outline the timeframe for the RFP.

Buyers need to include the date when proposals are due and when the award will be announced.

Buyers should outline the length and terms of the contract and cancellation policy.

Evaluate major factors to mitigate risk

How risky is the Sales & Marketing Contact Lists supply chain?

The supply chain for sales and marketing contact lists carries a low level of risk, which is favorable for buyers. Due to the labor-intensive nature of providing the services, wages make up a significant portion of suppliers’ operating costs. Fortunately for suppliers, there is little risk associated with potential labor... Subscribe to learn more.

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