Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Other Direct Selling Establishments - 45439

Definition

This industry comprises establishments, not classified to any other industry, primarily engaged in: non-store retailing. These establishments use methods, such as door-to-door solicitation, in-home demonstration and temporary displaying of merchandise (stalls), to reach their customers and market their merchandise.

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    Example Activities:
    Canvassers (door-to-door), headquarters for retail sale of merchandise
    Cosmetics, house-to-house or party-plan selling, retail
    Direct personal retailing operators, retail
    Direct selling of merchandise (door-to-door), retail
    Door-to-door retailing of merchandise, retail
    Fruit stand (temporary), road side, retail
    Home providers, frozen food service, direct seller, retail
    House-to-house selling of coffee, soda, beer, bottled water, or other products, retail
    Housewares, house-to-house, telephone or party plan selling, retail
    Hucksters, retail
    Ice dealers, retail, door-to-door
    Magazine subscription sales (except mail order), retail Newspaper distributor, newspaper boy, retail
    Non-store retailing, direct sales (door-to-door), retail
    Party plan merchandising, retail
    Telephone selling of merchandise (retailing by home solicitation)
    Water selling, home distribution, retail

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    preparing and serving meals and snacks for immediate consumption from motorized vehicles catering a
    route or from non-motorized carts (see 722330 Mobile food services)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

13,277

0-99 Employees

99.6%

View financial data for 2016 based on industry averages for SME's.

Average revenue

$170.7
thousand

Profitable

89.9%

Salaries and wages

No information available at this level of data, go up a level to get more information.

Retail revenues and expenses

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