NAICS Code 424120

NAICS 424120

NAICS Code 424120 – Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS Code 424120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of stationery, office supplies, and/or gift wrap.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 424120

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

  • Computer paper supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Photocopy supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Envelope merchant wholesalers
  • Social stationery merchant wholesalers
  • File cards and folders merchant wholesalers
  • Typewriter paper merchant wholesalers
  • Greeting cards merchant wholesalers
  • Writing pens merchant wholesalers
  • Pencils merchant wholesalers

Cross Reference Guide for Code 424120

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.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of bulk printing and/or writing paper are classified in Industry NAICS 424110, Printing and Writing Paper Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 424120

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.

  • Albums, photo, merchant wholesalers
  • Binders, looseleaf, merchant wholesalers
  • Blankbooks merchant wholesalers
  • Books, sales or receipt, merchant wholesalers
  • Cards, greeting, merchant wholesalers
  • Cartridge toner merchant wholesalers
  • Cellophane tape merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial stationery supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Computer paper supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Envelopes merchant wholesalers
  • File cards and folders merchant wholesalers
  • Folders, file, merchant wholesalers
  • Forms, paper (e.g., business, office, sales), merchant wholesalers
  • Gift wrapping paper merchant wholesalers
  • Greeting cards merchant wholesalers
  • Gummed tapes, cellophane, merchant wholesalers
  • Ink, writing, merchant wholesalers
  • Inked ribbons merchant wholesalers
  • Looseleaf binders merchant wholesalers
  • Marking devices merchant wholesalers
  • Notebooks merchant wholesalers
  • Office supplies (except furniture, machines) merchant wholesalers
  • Paper, office (e.g., carbon, computer, copier, typewriter), merchant wholesalers
  • Pencils merchant wholesalers
  • Pens, writing, merchant wholesalers
  • Photo albums merchant wholesalers
  • Photocopy supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Postcards merchant wholesalers
  • Printing paper (except bulk) merchant wholesalers
  • Receipt books merchant wholesalers
  • Ribbons, inked, merchant wholesalers
  • Rubber stamps, merchant wholesalers
  • Sales books merchant wholesalers
  • Scrapbooks merchant wholesalers
  • Social stationery merchant wholesalers
  • Stationery supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Tapes, cellophane, merchant wholesalers
  • Toner cartridges merchant wholesalers
  • Typewriter paper merchant wholesalers
  • Writing paper (except bulk) merchant wholesalers
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 424120

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): 8018NAICS 424120
  • CA WC: 8018
  • DE WC: 924
  • PA WC: 924
  • MI WC: 8018
  • NJ WC: 8018
  • NY WC: 8018
  • WY WC: 424120
  • GL: 12362
  • SIC: 5112

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 424120 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 424: Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
  • Industry Group 4241: Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
  • Industry 42412: Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424120: Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
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