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"We have subscribed to Trade Service’s Video data since 1987, originally the large loose leaf book, then Video Source data for the Video Finder electronic catalogue. Whilst we have always been more than satisfied with the service provided, it is only since the development of an XML data feed for our website that we got to appreciate the efforts of the team at TSA. From the outset they brought honesty, knowledge, skills, professionalism and a sense of humour to the project. After having many issues with other providers and developers, dealing with TSA was a breath of fresh air. Their approach was practical, clear and cost-effective. The project was completed before time, and now the data feed automatically updates my website with fully attributed new release information, as well as revising back-catalogue availability & pricing. Since introducing the feed, our online sales have tripled. We would highly recommend Trade Service to anyone."

Bruce McLeay
DVD Warehouse

XML Data Feed for easy integration into your systems

Based on an easily integrated XML file format, our content subscription services deliver the most accurate and relevant Home Entertainment product data for easy integration into your systems, providing a holistic and comprehensive product information solution. The feed is tailored to your requirements and can achieve one or more of the following:

  • Drive your back-office systems
  • Populate your Point-of-Sale systems
  • Enhance your intranet
  • Fuel your website
  • Enrich your portal
  • Populate your DVD Kiosks

Ask us how the service can improve your marketing communications

  • Weekly email alerts
  • SMS / MMS reminders
  • Competitions

Our product content team aggregates information provided by the mainstream Home Entertainment distributors in Australia, well in advance of release. The information is received in various formats and processed by enthusiastic editors, into a central database. The team ‘cleans’ the data, checks for discrepancies, and further attributes it from other sources. Currently we track approximately 400 new releases every month from more than 20 distributors, adding to the +100,000 products already in our database, covering all Films, Videos, and DVD's released in Australia since 1982

As an example, the DVD feed includes theatrical content (Synopsis, cast, directors, ratings etc)in addition to and product information (price, catalogue number, barcode, back catalogue availability, trade promotions and specials). Currently this data is referenced daily by hundreds of our clients and their customers throughout Australia. Please view samples by clicking here.

Advantages of working with our Data Service



UPDATING MANUALLY
  • Data from many sources
  • Data in different formats
  • Need to chase Distributors
  • Data not checked
  • Data needs to be keyed in
  • Expensive to maintain

UPDATING WITH OUR XML FEED
  • Data from one source
  • Data in consistent format
  • Data arrives regularly
  • Data checked and verified
  • Data easily integrated into your system
  • Cost Effective

Additional Features and Benefits of our Data Service


  • Simplicity of integration with our in-house IT expertise at your disposal
  • Coverage of all DVD/Blu-ray, Film, TV series, and Documentaries released in Australia
  • Australian content and images
  • Accurate updates to product pricing and availability (Back Catalogue)
  • Daily monitoring of product status changes
  • Tracking of what is on special and the Trade Promotion Start and End dates
  • Extensive data attribution
  • Advance tracking of product for early ordering
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