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BBB Accredited Business since

Kelco Industries, Inc.

Additional Locations

Phone: (800) 343-4057 Fax: (207) 546-2791 58 Main St, Milbridge, ME 04658 View Additional Email Addresses View Additional Web Addresses

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Kelco Industries, Inc., is a wholesale supplier of tools and equipment used by the Christmas wreath industry. Sunrise County Evergreens is a mail order business selling Christmas wreaths. Both companies have websites and do business online. The company was established in 1955 and incorporated in Maine in 1981. The company employs 55 people. Mr. Dugald Kell, Sr. is President of the company, Mr. Dugald Kell, Jr. is Vice President and Ms. Cindy Brown is the Customer Service contact. Any questions or problems may be directed to the attention of Ms. Brown.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Kelco Industries, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Kelco Industries, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Kelco Industries, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 19, 2001 Business started: 01/01/1955 in ME Business incorporated 01/08/1982 in ME
Type of Entity

S Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Dugald Kell Jr., Vice President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Dugald Kell Jr., Vice President
Number of Employees


Business Category


Products & Services

Kelco Industries, Inc. sells the following brand(s): Ars, Corona, Felco, Gilmour, Hhavahart, Max, Solo

Kelco Industries, Inc. offers the following product(s): Christmas Tree and Wreath Supplies, Safety Equipment and Clothing, Tree cultivation tools, Tree Farm Supplies, Tree Packaging, Wreath Machines

Hours of Operation
M: 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
T: 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
W: 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Th: 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
F: 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Method(s) of Payment
American Express
Alternate Business Names
Sunrise County Evergreens
Industry Tips
Buying by Mail Mail Order and Catalog Shopping Shopping by Phone or Mail
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.