Ward's now lists more than 105,000 companies, 90% of which are private. Volumes 1, 2, and 3 provide current company information in a single A-Z arrangement. Volume 4 is a geographic company listing, offering at-a-glance evaluations of industry activity through rankings and analysis. Consult Volume 5 for national rankings by sales within SIC codes at the 4-digit level.
All company records have been updated/verified, and hundreds of new companies have been added since the last edition, with an emphasis on minority-owned, women-owned and LGBTQ+-owned businesses, along with the cannabis and CRISPR/genetics industries.