NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42385

Industry 42385

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42385 – Service Establishment Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42385: See industry description for NAICS 423850 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423850: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of specialized equipment and supplies of the type used by service establishments (except specialized equipment and supplies used in offices, stores, hotels, restaurants, schools, health and medical facilities, photographic facilities, and specialized equipment used in transportation and construction activities).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42385

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

  • Amusement park equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Janitorial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Beauty parlor equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Undertakers’ equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Car wash equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Upholsterers’ equipment and supplies (except fabrics) merchant wholesalers
  • Drycleaning equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers

Cross-References for Industry 42385

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 42385. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of janitorial and automotive chemicals–are classified in Industry NAICS 424690, Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of piece goods, fabrics, knitting yarns (except industrial), thread and other notions–are classified in Industry NAICS 424310, Piece Goods, Notions, and Other Dry Goods Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of industrial yarns–are classified in Industry NAICS 424990, Other Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42385

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 42385. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Amusement park equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Barber shop equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Beauty parlor equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Boot and shoe cut stock and findings merchant wholesalers
  • Burial caskets merchant wholesalers
  • Car wash equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Carnival equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Caskets, burial, merchant wholesalers
  • Drycleaning equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Firefighting equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Floor maintenance equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Hair preparations, professional, merchant wholesalers
  • Janitorial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Laundry machinery, equipment, and supplies, commercial, merchant wholesalers
  • Locksmith equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Meters, parking, merchant wholesalers
  • Patterns, shoe, merchant wholesalers
  • Service establishment equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Shoe repair materials merchant wholesalers
  • Sprinkler systems, fire, merchant wholesalers
  • Tailors’ supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Taxidermy supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Undertakers’ equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Upholsterers’ equipment and supplies (except fabrics) merchant wholesalers
  • Voting machines merchant wholesalers
  • Water treatment equipment, municipal, 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 4238: Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42385: Service Establishment Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423850: Service Establishment Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

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