SIC Code 5331 Variety Stores


Retail Trade


Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of a variety of merchandise in the low and popular price ranges. Sales usually are made on a cash-and-carry basis, with the open-selling method of display and customer selection of merchandise. These stores generally do not carry a complete line of merchandise, are not departmentalized, do not carry their own charge service, and do not deliver merchandise.

Illustrative Examples

Limited price variety stores-retail

Industry Leaders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 533101Variety Stores
  • 533102Trading Posts
  • 533103Soap Mitts
  • 533104Clothes Posts
  • 533105Hula Supplies-retail

7-digit SIC

  • 5331001Variety Stores
  • 5331002Trading Posts
  • 5331003Soap Mitts
  • 5331004Clothes Posts
  • 5331005Hula Supplies

8-digit SIC

  • 53310000Variety Stores
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Industry Overview

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Est. Employment:297216