Businesses is a comprehensive database of more than 16 million U.S. business locations. It contains firmographic data, including the number of employees and annual sales for a given business, as well as the applicable NAICS (North American Industry Classification System) codes. Businesses can help you assess the competitive landscape by identifying your competitor’s locations and their estimated sales. Businesses data can be viewed through a Location Lists report or using the mapping tools in ENVISION. The database is created from publicly available data sources such as Yellow Pages listings and business filings. Business records have been verified by Infogroup through various methods, including a telephone verification process.
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Following the video, you will find some additional resources linked for your reference: release notes, variables list, metadata, and other documents.
Businesses Release Notes - ENVISION
Businesses Release Notes - Data Delivery
Businesses Variables List
Businesses Mapping Package - Metadata
Businesses Modeling Package - Metadata
Businesses Mailing Package - Metadata
NAICS Codes and Descriptions
SIC to NAICS Codes Lookup