2007 NAICS Definition
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh, frozen, or cured meats and poultry. Delicatessen-type establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh meat are included in this industry.
Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
- Retailing meat and poultry via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale--are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
- Retailing a general line of food, known as supermarkets and grocery stores--are classified in Industry 445110, Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores; and
- Providing food services in delicatessen-type establishments--are classified in U.S. Industry 722211, Limited-Service Restaurants.
Index entries that bring you to this industry:
- Baked ham stores
- Butcher shops
- Delicatessens (except grocery store, restaurants)
- Frozen meat stores
- Meat markets
- Poultry dealers