Industry: 7389—Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing business services, not elsewhere classified, such as bondspersons, drafting services, lecture bureaus, notaries public, sign painting, speakers' bureaus, water softening services, and auctioneering services, on a commission or fee basis. Auctions of used cars and agricultural commodities, such as livestock and produce, are classified in Wholesale Trade.

Agents and brokers for authors and nonperforming artistMetal slitting and shearing on a contract or fee basis
Apparel pressing service for the tradeMeter readers, remote
Appraisers, except real estate appraisersMicrofilm recording and developing service
Arbitration and conciliation servicesMounting merchandise on cards on a contract or fee basis
Artists' agents and brokers, except performing artistsMusic distribution systems, except coin-operated
Auctioneering service on a commission or fee basisNotaries public
Authors' agents and brokersPackaging and labeling service (not packing and crating)
Automobile recovery serviceParalegal service
Automobile repossession serviceParcel packing service (packaging)
Automobile shows, flower shows, and home shows: promoters ofPatent brokers
Bartering services for businessesPatrol of electric transmission or gas lines
Batik work (handprinting on textiles)Photogrammetric mapping service (not professional engineers)
BondspersonsPhotographic library service, still
Bottle exchangesPhotography brokers
Bronzing baby shoesPipeline and power line inspection services
Business brokers (buying and selling business enterprises)Playwrights' brokers
Charge account service (shopping plates) collection by individualPost office contract stations
Check validation servicePresorting mail service
Cloth: cutting to length, bolting, or winding for textile distributorsPress clipping service
Contractors' disbursement controlPrinted circuitry graphic layout
Convention bureausProcess serving service
Convention decoratorsProduce weighing service, not connected with transportation
Copyright protection serviceProduct sterilization service
Correct time servicePromoters of home shows and flower shows
Cosmetic kits, assembling and packagingRacetrack cleaning, except buildings
Cotton inspection service, not connected with transportationRadio broadcasting music checkers
Cotton sampler serviceRadio transcription service
Coupon redemption service, except trading stampsRecording studios on a contract or fee basis
Credit card service (collection by individual firms)Redemption of trading stamps
Decoration service for special eventsRepossession service
Demonstration service, separate from saleRestaurant reservation service
Directories, telephone: distribution on a contract or fee basisRug binding for the trade
Divers, commercialSafety inspection service, except automotive
Drafting service, except temporary helpSalvaging of damaged merchandise, not engaged in sales
Drawback service, customsSampling of commodities, not connected with transportation
Drive-a-way automobile serviceScrap steel cutting on a contract or fee basis
Embroidering of advertising on shirts, etc.Shoe designers
Engrossing, e.g., diplomas and resolutionsShowcard painting
Exhibits, building of: by industrial contractorsShrinking textiles for tailors and dressmakers
Field warehousing, not public warehousingSign painting and lettering shops
Filling pressure containers (aerosol) with hair spray, insecticides, etc.Solvents recovery service on a contract or fee basis
Fire extinguishers, service ofSpeakers' bureaus
Firefighting service, other than forestry or publicSponging textiles for tailors and dressmakers
Flagging service (traffic control)Styling of fashions, apparel, furniture, and textiles
Floats, decoration ofStyling wigs for the trade
Florists' telegraph serviceSwimming pool cleaning and maintenance
Folding and refolding service: textile and apparelSwitchboard operation of private branch exchanges
Fundraising on a contract or fee basisTape slitting for the trade (cutting plastics, leather, etc. into widths)
Gas systems, contract conversion from manufactured to natural gasTax collection agencies: collecting for a city, county, or State
Handtool designersTax title dealers: agencies for city, county, or State
Handwriting analysisTelemarketing (telephone marketing) service on a contract or fee basis
Hosiery pairing on a contract or fee basisTelephone answering, except beeper service
Hotel reservation serviceTelephone solicitation service on a contract or fee basis
Identification engraving serviceTextile designers
Inspection of commodities, not connected with transportationTextile folding and packing services
Interior decorating consulting service, except painters and paperTime-share condominium exchanges
Interior designing service, except painters and paper hangersTobacco sheeting service on a contract or fee basis
Inventory computing serviceTourist information bureaus
Labeling bottles, cans, cartons, etc. for the trade: not printingTrade show arrangement
Laminating of photographs (coating photographs with plastics)Trading stamp promotion and sale to stores
Lecture bureausTrading stamp redemption
Lettering serviceTranslation service
Liquidators of merchandise on a contract or fee basisWater softener service
Mannequin decorating serviceWeighing foods and other commodities not connected with
Map drafting serviceWelcoming service
Mapmaking, including aerialWindow trimming service
Message service, telephone answering except beeper serviceYacht brokers
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
7389Business Services, Nec1,369,521
738900Business services, nec167,124
73890000Business services, nec167,124
738901Personal service agents, brokers, and bureaus17,653
73890100Personal service agents, brokers, and bureaus15,794
73890101Artists' agents and brokers732
73890102Authors' agents and brokers176
73890103Brokers, contract services542
73890104Lecture bureau166
73890105Playwrights' brokers18
73890106Speakers' bureau225
738902Inspection and testing services28,664
73890200Inspection and testing services19,712
73890201Air pollution measuring service164
73890202Athletic equipment inspection service57
73890203Building inspection service7,147
73890204Commodities sampling49
73890205Commodity inspection77
73890206Cotton sampling and inspection service5
73890207Industrial and commercial equipment inspection service319
73890208Petroleum refinery inspection service110
73890209Pipeline and power line inspection service369
73890210Safety inspection service540
73890211Sewer inspection service115
738903Advertising, promotional, and trade show services8,230
73890300Advertising, promotional, and trade show services3,164
73890301Convention and show services2,018
73890302Coupon redemption service115
73890303Demonstration service102
73890304Embroidery advertising617
73890305Exhibit construction by industrial contractors254
73890306Field audits, cable television76
73890307Mannequin decorating service11
73890308Promoters of shows and exhibitions476
73890309Trade show arrangement1,281
73890310Trading stamp promotion and redemption35
73890311Window trimming service81
738904Textile and apparel services3,174
73890400Textile and apparel services1,338
73890401Apparel designers, commercial541
73890402Apparel pressing service16
73890403Batik work4
73890404Cloth cutting, bolting, or winding172
73890405Corset representatives, fitting only12
73890406Hand painting, textile177
73890407Hosiery pairing3
73890408Rug binding20
73890409Styling of fashions, apparel, furniture, textiles, etc.598
73890410Styling, wigs27
73890411Textile designers240
73890412Textile folding and packing services15
73890413Textiles, sponging or shrinking11
738905Reservation services1,035
73890500Reservation services244
73890501Accomodation locating services275
73890502Hotel and motel reservation service334
73890503Restaurant reservation service182
738906Interior design services34,531
73890600Interior design services18,342
73890601Decoration service for special events1,556
73890602Interior designer8,858
73890603Interior decorating5,775
738907Finishing services1,809
73890700Finishing services1,446
73890701Bathroom fixture reglazing53
73890702Furniture finishing119
73890703Laminating service191
738908Mapmaking services525
73890800Mapmaking services148
73890801Mapmaking or drafting, including aerial170
73890802Photogrammatic mapping207
738909Financial services23,447
73890900Financial services21,712
73890901Charge account service63
73890902Check validation service72
73890903Credit card service1,596
738910Telephone services7,082
73891000Telephone services3,944
73891001Telephone answering service1,484
73891002Correct time service47
73891003Switchboard operation, private branch exchanges20
73891004Teleconferencing services128
73891005Telemarketing services1,225
73891006Telephone directory distribution, contract or fee basis78
73891007Telephone solicitation service25
73891008Pay telephone network131
738911Music and broadcasting services11,601
73891100Music and broadcasting services5,288
73891101Music copying service76
73891102Music distribution systems170
73891103Radio broadcasting music checkers76
73891104Radio transcription service189
73891105Recording studio, noncommercial records4,057
73891106Music recording producer1,673
73891107Audio cassette duplication services72
738912Packaging and labeling services2,951
73891200Packaging and labeling services2,895
73891201Labeling bottles, cans, cartons, etc.43
73891202Mounting merchandise on cards13
738913Legal and tax services18,048
73891300Legal and tax services1,302
73891301Arbitration and conciliation service1,107
73891302Bail bonding6,310
73891303Bondsperson552
73891304Copyright protection service59
73891305Drawback service, customs15
73891306Notary publics5,521
73891307Paralegal service1,401
73891308Patent brokers131
73891309Process serving service730
73891310Repossession service614
73891311Tax collection agency270
73891312Tax title dealers36
738914Auction, appraisal, and exchange services13,542
73891400Auction, appraisal, and exchange services5,150
73891401Appraisers, except real estate2,053
73891402Auctioneers, fee basis3,866
73891403Barter exchange117
73891404Bottle exchange16
73891405Bottle sorting57
73891406Flea market1,015
73891407Merchandise liquidators1,027
73891408Time-share condominium exchange241
738915Lettering and sign painting services1,412
73891500Lettering and sign painting services346
73891501Lettering service161
73891502Show card and poster painting12
73891503Sign painting and lettering shop893
738916Mailing and messenger services9,562
73891600Mailing and messenger services1,572
73891601Courier or messenger service1,646
73891602Florist telegraph service18
73891603Mailbox rental and related service6,053
73891604Post office contract stations153
73891605Presorted mail service120
738917Brokers' services7,095
73891700Brokers' services3,030
73891701Brokers, business: buying and selling business enterprises1,469
73891702Fish broker97
73891703Log and lumber broker173
73891704Photography brokers156
73891705Yacht brokers1,090
73891706Printing broker1,080
738918Design services136,530
73891800Design services134,672
73891801Design, commercial and industrial1,784
73891802Hand tool designers45
73891803Shoe designers29
738919Metal cutting services424
73891900Metal cutting services276
73891901Metal slitting and shearing82
73891902Scrap steel cutting66
738999Business services, nec, nec875,082
73899901Automobile recovery service1,441
73899902Balloons, novelty and toy125
73899903Bronzing, baby shoes18
73899904Building scale models81
73899905Child restraint seat, automotive: rental14
73899906Coffee service698
73899907Contractors' disbursement control109
73899908Cosmetic kits, assembling and packaging91
73899909Crane and aerial lift service844
73899910Divers, commercial322
73899911Document and office record destruction831
73899912Document embossing38
73899913Drafting service, except temporary help1,647
73899914Drive-a-way automobile service91
73899915Engraving service1,501
73899916Engrossing: diplomas, resolutions, etc.14
73899917Field warehousing127
73899918Filling pressure containers25
73899919Fire extinguisher servicing540
73899920Fire protection service other than forestry or public1,956
73899921Flagging service (traffic control)226
73899922Float decoration33
73899923Fund raising organizations7,122
73899924Gas system conversion33
73899925Grinding, precision: commercial or industrial333
73899926Handwriting analysis97
73899927Human skeleton preparation4
73899928Ice surface maintenance: hockey, curling, etc.12
73899929Inventory computing service786
73899930Marine reporting85
73899931Meter readers, remote58
73899932Microfilm recording and developing service199
73899933Office facilities and secretarial service rental2,108
73899934Patrol of electric transmission or gas lines22
73899935Personal investigation service1,480
73899936Photographic library service47
73899937Pilot car escort service126
73899938Plant care service386
73899939Press clipping service33
73899940Printed circuitry graphic layout130
73899941Product sterilization service42
73899942Purchasing service612
73899943Racetrack cleaning, except buildings5
73899944Relocation service688
73899945Salvaging of damaged merchandise, service only136
73899946Sewing contractor743
73899947Solvents recovery service34
73899948Swimming pool and hot tub service and maintenance8,900
73899949Tape slitting9
73899950Tobacco sheeting service2
73899951Tombstone engraving44
73899952Tourist information bureau1,002
73899953Translation services5,549
73899954Water softener service2,290
73899955Weighing, food and commodity51
73899956Welcoming services104
73899957Aquarium design and maintenance237
73899958Subscription fulfillment services: magazine, newspaper, etc.200
73899959Explosives recovery or extraction services24
73899960Estimating service, construction500
73899961Aquatic weed maintenance79
73899962Printers' services: folding, collating, etc.496
73899963Bicycle assembly service40
73899964Product endorsement service72
73899965Inventory stocking service144
73899966Document storage service346
73899967Tenant screening service67
73899999Business services at non-commercial site825,428