Ward’s Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies, 56th Edition

  • Includes 8-volume set & supplement
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  • ISBN-10: 1414483015
  • ISBN-13: 9781414483016
  • DDC: 338.7
  • 13626 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2012, 2011, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

Ward’s now lists more than 115,000 companies, 90% of which are private. Volumes 1, 2 and 3 provide current company information in a single A-Z arrangement. Volume 4 is a geographic company listing, offering at-a-glance evaluations of industry activity through rankings and analysis. Consult Volume 5 for national rankings by sales within SIC codes at the 4-digit level; Volume 8 presents these rankings by NAICS codes. Volumes 6 and 7 rank companies in each state by sales within 4-digit SIC codes and provide brief evaluations of industry activity of leading companies for each state. Also available on CD-ROM and on GDL.

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Features and Benefits

  • More than 2,000 new companies have been added to this edition.
  • Ranks companies by sales within 4-digit SIC and 6-digit NAICS.
  • Provides rankings and analyses of the industry activity of leading companies.

What's New

  • More than 115,000 private and public companies are listed in alphabetic, geographic, and industry arrangements.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Alphabetic Listing A-F.
Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Numeric Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Alphabetic Listings.
SIC to NAICS Conversion Guide.
NAICS to SIC Conversion Guide.
Alphabetic Listing of Companies (A-F).
Volume 2: Alphabetic Listing G-O Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Numeric Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Alphabetic Listings.
SIC to NAICS Conversion Guide.
NAICS to SIC Conversion Guide.
Alphabetic Listing of Companies (G-O).
Volume 3: Alphabetic Listing P-Z Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Numeric Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Alphabetic Listings.
SIC to NAICS Conversion Guide.
NAICS to SIC Conversion Guide.
Alphabetic Listing of Companies (P-Z).
Volume 4: Geographic Listing and Special Features Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols .
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Numeric Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Alphabetic Listings.
SIC to NAICS Conversion Guide.
NAICS to SIC Conversion Guide.
Geographic Listing.
Special Features.
1,000 Largest Privately Held Companies.
1,000 Largest Publicly Held Companies.
1,000 Largest Employers.
Analysis of Private and Public Companies by State.
Analysis by Revenue per Employee of the Top 1,000 Companies by SIC.
Analysis by Revenue per Employee of the Top 1,000 Companies by NAICS.
Analysis of Private and Public Companies by 4-Digit SIC.
Analysis of Private and Public Companies by 6-Digit NAICS.
Volume 5: Ranked by Sales within 4-Digit SIC Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC).
Alphabetic Listings.
Companies Ranked by Sales within 4-Digit SIC.
Company Name Index (with Ranking and SIC).
Volume 6: State Rankings by Sales within 4-Digit SIC Alabama – New Hampshire Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
State Rankings by Sales within 4-Digit SIC.
Volume 7: State Rankings by Sales within 4-Digit SIC New Jersey – Wyoming Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Numeric Listings.
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Alphabetic Listings.
State Rankings by Sales within 4-Digit SIC.
Company Name Index (with State Code, Ranking, and SIC).
Volume 8: Ranked by Sales within 6-Digit NAICS Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes Sample Entries).
Abbreviations, Codes, and Symbols.
Miscellaneous Abbreviations.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Numeric Listings.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Alphabetic Listings.
SIC to NAICS Conversion Guide.
NAICS to SIC Conversion Guide.
Companies Ranked by Sales within 6-Digit NAICS.
Company Name Index (with Ranking and NAICS).