NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42445

Industry 42445

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42445 – Confectionery Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42445: See industry description for NAICS 424450 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 424450: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of confectioneries; salted or roasted nuts; popcorn; potato, corn, and similar chips; and/or fountain fruits and syrups.

Cross-References for Industry 42445

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 42445. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of frozen pretzels–are classified in Industry NAICS 424420, Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of pretzels (except frozen)–are classified in Industry NAICS 424490, Other Grocery and Related Products Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42445

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 42445. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Candy merchant wholesalers
  • Cheese confections (e.g., curls, puffs) merchant wholesalers
  • Chewing gum merchant wholesalers
  • Chips (e.g., corn, potato) merchant wholesalers
  • Chocolate candy merchant wholesalers
  • Confectionery merchant wholesalers
  • Corn chips and related corn snacks merchant wholesalers
  • Fountain fruits and syrups merchant wholesalers
  • Gum, chewing, merchant wholesalers
  • Nuts (e.g., canned, roasted, salted) merchant wholesalers
  • Popcorn merchant wholesalers
  • Potato chips and related snacks merchant wholesalers
  • Seeds (e.g., canned, roasted, salted) merchant wholesalers
  • Syrup, fountain, 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 424: Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
      • Industry Group 4244: Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42445: Confectionery Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424450: Confectionery Merchant Wholesalers

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