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AGEC 250

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To identify grocery stores in the US using Reference USA, take the following steps:

  1. Go into the U.S. Businesses database
  2. Select the Advanced Search tab
  3. In the left menu under Business Type, select Keyword/SIC/NAICS
  4. Search for grocery
  5. Select all appropriate options (you can ignore the options under Related Matches - these will show up if you choose the parent option)
  6. In the upper right corner, select View Results
  7. To see these businesses on a map, select Heat Map
  8. Zoom in to see the actual businesses on a map