Entries by paulharris

Global Name Standardization Solution

Global-Z International recently launched a new Global Name Standardization Solution that services all countries in the world. The new service is a best-in-class solution that provides valuable information to clients who care greatly about the user experience and want to get the gender references right. Global Name Standardization will identify, with a high rate of […]


Privacy Shield Update: March 2016

(Note: This article is an update on our first article about Privacy Shield posted in the February  2016 edition of GZ News.) ~By Ted Haas, Global-Z Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) On February 2nd, 2016 the US Department of Commerce and European Commission issued a press release that outlined some key changes to the EU-US Safe Harbor; […]

The Top 3 Reasons Why Global Data Quality is a PAIN IN THE ASS!

~by Paul Harris, Sales & Marketing In the data driven world of global business, it’s never been more important for business to have a single-accurate-view of their customers. In order to sell effectively, your global data quality should be precise. Good data will provide an understanding of your customer’s needs, concerns and challenges.  We call […]


Safe-Harbor is now “Privacy Shield”

The US Department of Commerce and European Commission issued press releases this week (Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016) that outline some key changes to the EU-US Safe Harbor; now dubbed the “Privacy Shield.”   This agreement replaces Safe Harbor which was declared invalid October 6, 2015. Privacy Shield Summary While the new accord still needs to […]

Global-Z Now Offers US Data Quality Services!

With the addition of US data quality services to our industry leading international services Global-Z now offers one of the best ‘Global” solutions in the market. For the last two decades Global-Z has been the market leader in data processing for international data quality. Our depth of application knowledge, advanced multi-byte writing system capabilities and […]

UPU Addressing Conference Tackles Tough Global Issues

~by Paul Harris, Sales and Marketing Global-Z International’s CEO Dimitri Garder, was recently invited to attend and speak at a new Global Addressing Conference hosted by the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in Berne, Switzerland. The two-day event took place on October 26th & 27th during the UPU Council of Administration session. The Global Addressing Conference […]


EU Court Rules EU-US Safe Harbor Agreement on the Transfer of Personal Data is Invalid

~by Paul Harris, Sales & Marketing Global-Z International would like to make you aware of a significant change in rules governing personal data transfer between the United States and the European Union (EU). EU law requires that companies exporting citizens’ personal data do so only to countries providing a similar level of legal protection for […]


Global-Z Unveils New Canada NCOA Program to Meet Changing Regulatory Requirements

BENNINGTON, VT., September 10, 2015 — Global-Z International today announced a (GZ_Can2.0 NCOA) new service to help businesses comply with sweeping revisions to the National Change of Address (NCOA) program, slated to take effect Jan. 1, 2016. As a leading mail service provider for Canada Post, Global-Z works with clients engaged in large-scale data stores […]