722330 Mobile Food Services

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in preparing and serving meals and snacks for immediate consumption from motorized vehicles or nonmotorized carts. The establishment is the central location from which the caterer route is serviced, not each vehicle or cart. Included in this industry are establishments primarily engaged in providing food services from vehicles, such as hot dog carts and ice cream trucks.

Illustrative Examples:

Ice cream truck vendors
Mobile food concession stands
Mobile canteens
Mobile refreshment stands
Mobile food carts
Mobile snack stands

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Selling a specialty snack (e.g., ice cream, frozen yogurt, cookies, popcorn) or nonalcoholic beverages, except from mobile vehicles, for consumption on or near the premises--are classified in U.S. Industry 722515, Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars;
  • Selling unprepared foods, such as vegetables, nuts, or fruit, from carts--are classified in Industry 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments;
  • Providing food services or selling food specialties, such as hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken, pizza, or specialty cuisines, except from mobile vehicles--are classified based on the type of food service provided to patrons; and
  • Operating as street vendors (except food)--are classified in Industry 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments.
  Corresponding Index
722330 722330 722330  Beverage stands, nonalcoholic, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Canteens, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Coffee carts, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Concession snack stands, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Food carts, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Food concession stands, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Ice cream truck vendors
722330 722330 722330  Lunch wagons
722330 722330 722330  Mobile food stands
722330 722330 722330  Refreshment stands, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Snack stands, mobile
722330 722330 722330  Street vendors, food