Japan-Complete Multi-Byte Data Processing
Available from Data Services, Inc.
Japan-Complete Data Processing from Data Services
Direct Mailers targeting Japan face a variety of challenges:
- Language challenges
- Multi-byte processing challenges
- Japanese postal challenges
Japan-Complete from Data Services is designed to handle the complexities of native language processing which include:
Address and Postal Code validation and correction using the Japanese Postal Database
Isolation or assignment of city names, postal codes, and prefectures for address normalization
Table matching to determine name sequence for normalization
- Individual, Household, or Residential level merge/purge
- Matching of Japanese native language vs. Romanji character sets
Coding and Reporting
Each record is assigned a processing code indicating validation or correction levels.
Detailed reports are provided by key code summarizing data hygiene and merge/purge results.