445110 Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores

This industry comprises establishments generally known as supermarkets and grocery stores primarily engaged in retailing a general line of food, such as canned and frozen foods; fresh fruits and vegetables; and fresh and prepared meats, fish, and poultry. Included in this industry are delicatessen-type establishments primarily engaged in retailing a general line of food.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Retailing automotive fuels in combination with a convenience store or food mart--are classified in Industry 447110, Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores;
  • Retailing a limited line of goods, known as convenience stores or food marts (except those with fuel pumps)--are classified in Industry 445120, Convenience Stores;
  • Retailing frozen food and freezer meal plans via direct sales to residential customers--are classified in Industry 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments;
  • Providing food services in delicatessen-type establishments--are classified in U.S. Industry 722513, Limited-Service Restaurants; and
  • Retailing fresh meat in delicatessen-type establishments--are classified in Industry 445210, Meat Markets.
  Corresponding Index
445110 445110 445110  Commissaries, primarily groceries
445110 445110 445110  Delicatessens primarily retailing a range of grocery items and meats
445110 445110 445110  Food (i.e., groceries) stores
445110 445110 445110  Grocery stores
445110 445110 445110  Supermarkets