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Business

Industry and Competitor Research

Starting your own business means understanding the industry and knowing who your competition is. Lakeland Library has many resources, available both in print and electronically, to help you research this information. One such resource is the NexisUni database.

This information on this page is designed to guide you through the process of researching a particular industry and compiling a list of local competitors using the NexisUni database.

Resources Needed for this Exercise

STEP 1: NAICS Code Lookup

STEP 2: LexisNexis Competitor List

STEP 3: Save and Email List

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