At the main screen choose between logging into the industry reports or procurement reports databases by clicking its corresponding 'Login' button
Within Industry Reports, the simplest way to find industry information is to enter an industry name or NAICS code in the search box and click the magnifying glass just to the right of it.
Procurement reports can be searched by keywords or company name
Consider using this database to search for legal and regulatory information relevant to purchasing and supply management in individual states.
From the Lexis Nexis home page, click "U.S. Legal" and then "States Statutes, Codes, and Regulations" on the left column. On the next page, click "Search all State Codes in Power Search." On the final page, select the "natural language" radio button and search for "'secretary of state' procurement." Be sure to enclose the phrase "secretary of state" in quotation marks.
These government tools can help you label products and industries:
Enter industry or product type (not brand name). You may have to follow the broader categories, especially for industry overviews. NAICS is a new system meant to replace the SIC codes. Conversion between SIC and NAICS is available here.