Infogroup Continues to Provide Points of Interest (POI) Data to TomTom, Enhancing the Navigation Experience
(OMAHA, NE) – June 21, 2012, Infogroup, the leader in high value data and marketing solutions, today announced that its division, Infogroup Data Licensing, the leading provider of local business listings and points of interest (POI) data for search, navigation, telematics and location-based search (LBS) applications, will continue its work with TomTom. This collaboration, dating back to 2002, is aimed at refining the coverage, accuracy and depth of POI content available to navigation and automotive applications.
"Infogroup is excited to continue its relationship with TomTom, a leader in maps and POI content," said Jim DeRouchey, President of Infogroup Data Licensing. "It speaks to the commitment that TomTom has to provide accurate and high value data to their customers. Infogroup is consistently chosen by tier-1 OEMs due to its superior compilation, verification and quality assurance procedures, which produce the best data for navigation applications. We continue to invest in the quality of our data offerings by increasing our technological capabilities and including newer categories such as electric charging stations (EV), ATMs, DVD rental kiosks, and shopping malls.”
“TomTom is devoted to providing the best POI data to ensure our customers have an optimal search experience,” said Dan Adams, Vice President, Location and Live Services at TomTom. “By continuing our relationship with Infogroup, we are able to enhance our product offerings with accurate and current content for our partners.”
About Infogroup Data Licensing
Infogroup Data Licensing, a division of Infogroup, is a leading provider of proprietary business database solutions directly to local search providers and value added resellers (VARs). Infogroup’s comprehensive suite of databases are utilized in business-to-business applications including geographic information systems (GIS), mapping, research, marketing, verification and analytical applications. Powered by the Data Axle™ our verified Points of Interest (POI) data powers business-to-consumer solutions including Internet and local search, directory assistance, mobile devices, global positioning systems (GPS), navigation systems and location-based (LBS) applications. To learn more, please visit us at www.infogroup.com or call (866) 661-7682.
Founded in 1991, TomTom (AEX:TOM2) is the world’s leading supplier of in-car location and navigation products and services focused on providing all drivers with the world’s best navigation experience. Headquartered in Amsterdam, TomTom has 3,500 employees and sells its products in over 40 countries. Our products include portable navigation devices, in-dash infotainment systems, fleet management solutions, maps and real-time services, including the award winning TomTom HD Traffic. For the world’s most up-to-date route planner, including live traffic information, go towww.tomtom.com/livetraffic. For further information, please visit www.tomtom.com.