Industry classifications help find relevant economic and business data collected by the government; business information vendors use industry classifications to organize their data and make their products searchable.
What are the two main industry classification systems in the U.S.?
Are they the only industry classification systems?
Provides detailed industry analysis and market research reports on more than 16,000 lines of business in national and local markets. Includes startup and small business statistics, such as annual sales and market share; failure rates; entrepreneurial activity rates; startup profit & loss detail and ratios; and detailed small business balance sheets, P & L, and ratios.
What types of reports are available? Name the titles.
Can you create an industry financial report for mobile food services for San Antonio?
Create a 5-year Industry financial report for Texas in Sales Class $500,000-999,999 million? How many firms are analyzed in 2014?
Locate the data for 2014 on:
discretionary owner earnings
Can you locate profit and loss profiles for sole proprietors in mobile food services? What is the annual gross profit % in 2014?
Review the data sources and methodology of BizMiner (Resources > Data, Methodology). What are the sources of data?
Can you find information about an individual company in BizMiner?
Contains over 700 detailed industry market reports for the U.S., based on the NAICS classification. Reports include industry performance, lifecycle, products and markets, supply chain, operating conditions, regulation and policy, key competitors, barriers to entry, outlook, and more. A growing collection of Specialized Industry Reports addresses more narrowly defined product/service segments or emerging industries.
What is the report title for food trucks in IBISWorld?
When was it published?
What are the key economic drivers in the food truck industry?
What are the operating conditions?
What is the level of regulation?
Name two trade associations for food trucks.
Name two trade journals/industry portals for food trucks.