NAICS Code 423850

NAICS 423850

NAICS Code 423850 – Service Establishment Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition 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 423850

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • 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 Reference Guide for Code 423850

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. 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 423850

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 this classification. 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
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 423850

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 8350NAICS 423850
  • CA WC: 8350
  • DE WC: 924
  • PA WC: 924
  • MI WC: 8350
  • NJ WC: 8350
  • NY WC: 8350
  • WY WC: 423850
  • GL: 14527
  • SIC: 5087

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 423850 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423850: Service Establishment Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
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