Issue: #3 Volume 10

November, 2013

 

Dear Justin,

 

Welcome to the November, 2013 edition of the Territory Mapper Newsletter.

Our major announcement is the release of the 2013C Territory Mapper ZIP Codes.

 

This newsletter also features information about our new territory templates, updated NAICS data, information about our advanced territory design product (AlignStar), as well as information about technical support resources.

 

If you would like to learn more about TTG, Inc. and our other product offerings, please click here to visit the AlignStar website.

 

I welcome your feedback and questions about Territory Mapper, technical support, or this newsletter.  Please visit our contact form here.


Sincerely,

Justin Turner
Manager of Technical Support
TTG, Incorporated 

 

 

2013C ZIP Code Update Available 

The 2013C ZIP Code update is available to registered users of Territory Mapper V6.

zip codesThis update is available as a download from our website.  Please take a moment to view the release notes.  To go directly to the download page, please click here.  You will be prompted to enter your Territory Mapper key and the "captcha" information.  

Login Screenshot 


Once you have entered the information, click "Submit".  On the download page, click on the appropriate link to begin the download.

 

You can bypass the login process by simply selecting "Check for Updates" under the "Help" menu in Territory Mapper V6

This download is approximately 25 megabytes. 

After installing the updated ZIP Codes, Territory Mapper may need to generate a new cross reference table.  This process takes up to 20 minutes and will occur the next time you open an existing, or create a new Territory Mapper document.  The cross reference build must fully complete.  If the process is cancelled, it will start from the beginning the next time you open or create a Territory Mapper document.

To report ZIP Code related issues, please click here. 


If you are interested in upgrading to Territory Mapper V6, please read on! 

 

 

 

Territory Templates Available for Download 

Professionally designed 20 - 50 territory templates available for download.

Territory Mapper V6 comes bundled with a 10 territory template to help get you started.  We also offer 20, 30, 40 and 50 territory templates to registered Territory Mapper V6 users for no additional charge.  These templates are available for download here

 

You will be prompted to enter your Territory Mapper key and the "captcha" information.  

Login Screenshot 


Once you have entered the information, click "Submit".  On the download page, click on the appropriate link to begin the download.

 

This download is approximately 5 megabytes.

 

For more information regarding the Territory Templates, please click here.  

If you are interested in upgrading to Territory Mapper V6, please read on! 

 

 

 

Updated: NAICS Data

Updated NAICS Business Count Data Available

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) was developed under the direction and guidance of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) as the standard for use by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the collection, tabulation, presentation, and analysis of statistical data describing the U.S. economy. Use of the standard provides uniformity and comparability in the presentation of these statistical data. NAICS is based on a production-oriented concept, meaning that it groups establishments into industries according to similarity in the processes used to produce goods or services. NAICS replaced the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system in 1997.
(source: http://www.census.gov/eos/www/naics/faqs/faqs.html)

TTG, Inc. has data available for 2-6 digit NAICS codes. The data are available in several commonly used formats such as *.csv and *.xls. Data are provided as number of establishments.   

Multiple employee size classes (and aggregations thereof) are available:

  • 1-4 Employee Size Class
  • 5-9 Employee Size Class
  • 10-19 Employee Size Class
  • 20-49 Employee Size Class
  • 50-99 Employee Size Class
  • 100-249 Employee Size Class
  • 250-499 Employee Size Class
  • 500-999 Employee Size Class
  • 1,000 or More Employee Size Class

Click here for more information about NAICS and other available data.

 

 

AlignStar Desktop & AlignStar Online

Want More Out Of Your Territory Mapping Software?

AlignStar OnlineDo you love the maps that Territory Mapper produces, but wish you could add data and analysis to the solution? Would you like to watch how your sales data totals adjust as you move ZIP Codes from one territory to another? What if there were a program out there that could actually suggest territories for you based on data and parameters that you specify? Well there is! Please visit http://www.alignstar.com for more information.

And now, AlignStar Online is available! Publish your AlignStar documents to the web using AlignStar Desktop and then make them available online to your field managers for their feedback and review. Go to http://www.alignstar.com/alignstar_online.html to learn more.

 

 

Territory Mapper Technical Support

How to Get Help

Territory Mapper SupportMany users of Territory Mapper have found the software to be intuitive and easy to use. The primary design requirement of Territory Mapper software is to make it familiar to most PC users, reducing the initial learning curve. This concept has worked for many users. For those who need more assistance, TTG provides several support options.

The online tutorial walks users through Territory Mapper, using real scenarios and appropriate data. The help topics cover almost everything a user would need to know about how Territory Mapper works. A user forum has been added to the Territory Mapper web site, under the "Support" selection of the main menu. Beyond that, there is live technical support.

The Territory Mapper tutorial provides a solid base of understanding for bringing your information into Territory Mapper, displaying that data, and getting it out again. The tutorial data provided with the software are working examples of properly formatted source data files. You will find them in the \Tutorial folder inside the Territory Mapper installation directory.

The user forum is an online community where Territory Mapper users can interact, ask questions, and get responses from TTG's technical support staff as well as from other users.  You can also make suggestions for improvements to Territory Mapper, the Web site, and supporting documentation.

An extensive help system provides information on individual topics. The included glossary will familiarize you with many terms used in the mapping of territories as well as in Territory Mapper software. You can access the entire help system online through our knowledgebase.

If you are unable to locate the information you need in the provided documentation, the staff at TTG are ready to help. Registered Territory Mapper users have full access to telephone and email services. Trial users are encouraged to email any questions they may have regarding Territory Mapper using the online form.

Visit the User Forum Now

 

Thanks again for buying and recommending Territory Mapper products, for helping to make them better, and for reading Territory Mapper News.

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In This Issue

ZIP Code Update Available

Territory Templates Available

Updated: NAICS Data

AlignStar

Technical Support

Support Tip

 

Customer CareHow to Contact Us

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Sales: 888-REALIGN

Support: 339-970-2002

 

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Support Tip  

Countries Preferences


The Preferences dialog (Edit-->Preferences) contains a Countries tab that can be used to control the display of the World Map, or any other Countries.  This tab is broken into two sections; on the left is a list of Countries reserved, on the right a list of Countries available for the document. In order to move any Country from one list to the other you can either select it with a single click and press the arrow button underneath the list, or double left click the Country.