2017 Edition

national industry 311821

Cookie and Cracker Manufacturing


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing cookies, crackers, and other products, such as ice cream cones.

The immediate parent of national industry 311821 is international industry 31182: Cookie, Cracker, and Pasta Manufacturing

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Preparing and selling bakery products (e.g., cookies, pretzels) for immediate consumption--are classified in U.S. Industry 722515, Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars;
  • Retailing bakery products not for immediate consumption made elsewhere--are classified in U.S. Industry 445291, Baked Goods Stores;
  • Manufacturing bakery products (e.g., breads, cookies, pies)--are classified in Industry 31181, Bread and Bakery Product Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing pretzels (except soft)--are classified in U.S. Industry 311919, Other Snack Food Manufacturing.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 311821 -
2007 311821 -
2012 311821 -
2017 311821 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 2052 - Cookies and Crackers

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 311821, Cookie and Cracker Manufacturing:

  1. bakery and cracker manufacturing
  2. bakery and tortilla manufacturing
  3. bakery including pasta manufacturing
  4. bakery plant
  5. bakery with baking on premises no delivery to outlet
  6. bakery with baking on premises with delivery to outlet
  7. cookie and cracker manufacturing
  8. cookie cracker and pasta manufacturing
  9. cookie manufacturing
  10. cookie manufacturing wholesale
  11. cooky and cracker
  12. cracker manufacturing
  13. cracker or cookie manufacturing and route supervisor
  14. employment contractor temporary food product manufacturing not otherwise classified staff de pa
  15. food manufacturing
  16. food product manufacturing
  17. food product manufacturing dry
  18. food product manufacturing dry no frying
  19. food product manufacturing dry with frying
  20. food product manufacturing not otherwise classified
  21. food product manufacturing not otherwise classified dry
  22. food product manufacturing or processing not otherwise classified
  23. ice cream cone manufacturing
  24. manufacturing
  25. melba toast manufacturing no baking of bread


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