45211009: Department Stores (Including Leased Departments)
This industry comprises establishments known as department stores
primarily engaged in retailing a wide range of the following new
products with no one merchandise line predominating: apparel,
furniture, appliances and home furnishings; and selected additional
items, such as paint, hardware, toiletries, cosmetics, photographic
equipment, jewelry, toys, and sporting goods. Merchandise lines are
normally arranged in separate departments. Total sales include the sales
from leased departments owned by another company and operating
within the department store.
## Data for this line not included in broader kind-of-business totals.