NAICS Code 452112

NAICS 452112

NAICS Code 452112 – Discount Department Stores

Definition of NAICS Code 452112: This U.S. industry comprises establishments known as department stores that have central customer checkout areas, generally in the front of the store, and that may have additional cash registers located in one or more individual departments. Department stores in this industry sell a wide range of general merchandise (except fresh, perishable foods).

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 452112

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.

  • Retailing apparel without a significant amount of housewares or general merchandise–are classified in Subsector 448, Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores;
  • Retailing a wide variety of general merchandise in department stores with separate cash registers and sales associates for each department–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 452111, Department Stores (except Discount Department Stores); and
  • Retailing a wide variety of general merchandise in combination with a general line of perishable groceries, such as fresh meat, vegetable, and dairy products–are classified in Industry NAICS 452910, Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 452112

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.

  • Department stores, discount
  • Discount department stores

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 452112

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): 8039NAICS 452112
  • CA WC: 8039
  • DE WC: 914
  • PA WC: 914
  • MI WC: 8039
  • NJ WC: 8039
  • NY WC: 8039
  • WY WC: 452112
  • GL: 12356
  • SIC: 5311

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 452112 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.

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NAICS Code 452112