NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 445

Subsector 445

NAICS Subsector Code 445 – Food and Beverage Stores

Definition of NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 445: Industries in the Food and Beverage Stores subsector usually retail food and beverage merchandise from fixed point-of-sale locations. Establishments in this subsector have special equipment (e.g., freezers, refrigerated display cases, refrigerators) for displaying food and beverage goods. They have staff trained in the processing of food products to guarantee the proper storage and sanitary conditions required by regulatory authority.

Three Digit Subsector Breakdown for the North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If NAICS Subsector 445 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 44-45: Retail Trade
    • Subsector 445: Food and Beverage Stores
      • Industry Group 4451: Grocery Stores
        • Industry 44511: Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445110: Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores
        • Industry 44512: Convenience Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445120: Convenience Stores
      • Industry Group 4452: Specialty Food Stores
        • Industry 44521: Meat Markets
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445210: Meat Markets
        • Industry 44522: Fish and Seafood Markets
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445220: Fish and Seafood Markets
        • Industry 44523: Fruit and Vegetable Markets
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445230: Fruit and Vegetable Markets
        • Industry 44529: Other Specialty Food Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445291: Baked Goods Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445292: Confectionery and Nut Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445299: All Other Specialty Food Stores
      • Industry Group 4453: Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores
        • Industry 44531: Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 445310: Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores

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