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Pow Science

Phone: (401) 432-7040 View Additional Phone Numbers 160 Old Tower Hill Rd  Wakefield Mall, Wakefield, RI 02879

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Pow Science is a retail store specializing in science & educational toys, kits, games and books. Age appropriate toys from birth to adult.  Services include Science themed birthday parties, school programs, scout programs, workshops, family nights and more.

BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

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

Factors that affect the rating for Pow Science 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 Pow Science
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 24, 2010 Business started: 08/01/2002 in RI Business incorporated 08/01/2002 in RI
Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Eric V Bulmer, Program Director
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Eric V Bulmer, Program Director
Number of Employees


Business Category

TOYS-RETAIL Sporting Goods Stores (NAICS: 451110)

Products & Services

Pow Science sells the following brand(s): Action Products, Aeromax, Alex Toys, Be Amazing, Blue Orange Games, Can You Imagine, Clever Catch, Curiosity Kits, Dolphin Books, Dowling Magnets, Dunecraft, Earth Explorations, EarthBall, Educational Insights, Edutoy, Elenco, Erector, Executivity, Family Games, Fascinations, Fat Brain, Find It, Fractiles, GeoSpace, Giant Microbes, Ginsberg Scientific, Girder & Panel, Green Toys, Guidecraft, Hands On Toys, Hex Bug, Hogwild, Hot Dots, Hubbard, I.M. Toy, Industrial Revolution, Innovention, Insect Lore, Kidcraft, Kikkerland, Klutz, Learning Resources, Lego, Little Kids, Magna Tiles, Manhattan Toy, Marky Sparky, Marshmallow Fun, Melissa & Doug, Mythbusters, NSI, OWI Robotics, Pacific Science Supply, Poof Slinky, Premier Kites, Rex Games, Rhino Toys, Safari Ltd, Schylling, Science Safari, Scientific Explorer, Sea Monkeys, Set Game, Smart Lab, Smithsonian, Tedco, Thames & Kosmos, Think Fun, Tickle Me Plant, Uncle Milton, Wedgit, WePlay, William Mark, Winning Moves, WizKids, Workman Publishing, Xeko, Young Scientists Club, Zero Toys

Hours of Operation
M: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
T: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
W: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Th: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
F: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
S: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Su: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Method(s) of Payment
American Express
Refund and Exchange Policy
The business states in store, 30 days with receipt, unopened items may be returned for refund. After 30 days return for store credit only.
Online,  Return your unopened package within 30 days of receipt for a full refund (less shipping--your purchase price will be fully refunded).
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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.