NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42344

Industry 42344

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42344 – Other Commercial Equipment Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42344: See industry description for NAICS 423440 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423440: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of commercial and related machines and equipment (except photographic equipment and supplies; office equipment; and computers and computer peripheral equipment and software) generally used in restaurants and stores.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42344

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Balances and scales (except laboratory) merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial shelving merchant wholesalers
  • Coin-operated merchandising machine merchant wholesalers
  • Electrical sign merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial chinaware merchant wholesalers
  • Partitions merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial cooking equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Store fixture (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers

Cross-References for Industry 42344

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 42344. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of photographic equipment and supplies–are classified in Industry NAICS 423410, Photographic Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of office machines and related equipment–are classified in Industry NAICS 423420, Office Equipment Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of computers, computer peripheral equipment, and computer software–are classified in Industry NAICS 423430, Computer and Computer Peripheral Equipment and Software Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of laboratory scales and balances (except medical and dental)–are classified in Industry NAICS 423490, Other Professional Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of refrigerated store fixtures–are classified in Industry NAICS 423740, Refrigeration Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42344

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 42344. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Balances and scales (except laboratory) merchant wholesalers
  • Chinaware, commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Coin-operated merchandising machine merchant wholesalers
  • Coin-operated phonographs and vending machines merchant wholesalers
  • Cooking equipment, commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Dishwashing equipment, commercial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Display cases (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers
  • Electrical signs merchant wholesalers
  • Fixtures, store (except refrigerated), merchant wholesalers
  • Food service equipment (except refrigerated), commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Garbage disposal units, commercial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Hotel equipment and supplies (except furniture) merchant wholesalers
  • Kitchen utensils, commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Lockers (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers
  • Mannequins merchant wholesalers
  • Merchandising machines, coin-operated, merchant wholesalers
  • Ovens, commercial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Partitions merchant wholesalers
  • Phonographs, coin-operated, merchant wholesalers
  • Restaurant equipment (except furniture) merchant wholesalers
  • Shelving, commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Showcases (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers
  • Signs, electrical, merchant wholesalers
  • Soda fountain fixtures (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers
  • Store equipment (except furniture) merchant wholesalers
  • Store fixtures (except refrigerated) merchant wholesalers
  • Vending machines merchant wholesalers
Industry Breakdown for 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 (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 42: Wholesale Trade
    • Subsector 423: Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
      • Industry Group 4234: Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42344: Other Commercial Equipment Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423440: Other Commercial Equipment Merchant Wholesalers

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