This guide will help you to search for companies worldwide.
You can print or download this Kompass EasyBusiness helpsheet [743 KB].
Kompass EasyBusiness contains information on over 43 million companies across 71 countries worldwide.
You can search Kompass EasyBusiness in any West Sussex Library and view the reports online on West Sussex Library PCs.
How to use Kompass EasyBusiness in libraries.
Go to eInformation: Online Reference Library and click on the A-Z of electronic resources.
Scroll down and click on Kompass EasyBusiness.
The Kompass EasyBusiness homepage will be displayed. You can then search for a specific business, or manufacturer by clicking on New Search.
The search screen will appear. Type keywords into the search box at the top of the screen and then click the magnifying glass icon.
Search results will be displayed by industry type and the number of businesses in each sector. You can narrow the number down by selecting individual sectors or industry producers, distributors, or service providers for that product (shown on the right-hand side of the screen).
You can also narrow your search by adding or removing the filters shown on the left-hand side of the search screen. Click on Show Results (bottom right) to view the companies. Lists are displayed in groups of ten companies.
Click on the page turn option at the top right of the webpage to move backwards or forwards in the list.
If you click on a company name you can view the full details for a specific company. Individual company contact details can be downloaded by clicking on the blue download tab on the right-hand side of the company name.
How to obtain a list or spreadsheet of multiple companies from Kompass EasyBusiness
Unfortunately, licence restrictions mean that library users cannot download a list of multiple company search results from Kompass EasyBusiness in West Sussex Libraries.
If you would like a list of Kompass EasyBusiness search results in pdf or spreadsheet format, please use the Contact the Library Service form with the search details or company types you require.