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Reference Solutions - U.S. Businesses

Reference Solutions provides access to two databases: US Businesses covers more than 14 million companies and the US Consumers / Lifestyles covers over 200 million consumers.

The US Businesses Advanced Search filters by:   

   Record Type -- verified

   Business Type - SIC or NAICS industry  codes or keywords

   Geography - areas from state to zip code

   Business Size - employee count or location sales volume

   Ownership - large public to small single location or home based

A video on Different ways to find a business and industry in Reference Solutions is available on Reference Solutions' YouTube channel.

(image from ReferenceUSA database)

Company information & directories

Information on large- to mid-sized companies

Directories to find small-, mid- and large companies