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Blount Seafood Corporation

Phone: (774) 888-1300 Fax: (774) 888-1399 630 Currant Rd, Fall River, MA 02720 http://www.blountseafood.com


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Description

Blount Seafood Corporation is a food processor for wholesale distribution. They are manufacurers of soups and sauces. The company was established and incorporated in 1946 in Rhode Island. The compnay employs 165 people. F. Nelson Blount II is the President, Stephen Blount is the Vice President and Robert Sewall is the VP of Sales and Marketing. Any questions or concerns may be directed to the attention of Deb Rainey, Director of Customer Service. The company also has locations outside of Eastern MA which include a clam processing facility in Warren, RI and in E.Providence, RI they have a distribution center. Refund policy: damaged or spoiled merchandise will be refunded for the origional cost. Incorrect shipped merchandise should be returned within a reasonable time frame for full credit.


BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

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

Factors that raised the rating for Blount Seafood Corporation 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 Blount Seafood Corporation
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: August 19, 2005 Business started: 01/01/1946 in RI Business incorporated 01/01/1946 in RI
Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. F. Nelson Blount, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. F. Nelson Blount, President
Number of Employees

133

Business Category

FOOD PRODUCTS All Other Specialty Food Stores (NAICS: 445299)

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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


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

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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

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