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Crescent Cardboard Company LLC is a paper manufacturer which creates paper and cardboard products for use in art framing and fine arts applications, as well as for sale to other companies. Located in Wheeling, this company serves the enter Midwest as well as an international marketplace. The company serves 168 countries and has facilities in Germany, Great Britain, and India, with plans to expand into further marketplaces. This company has been in business since 1902 and is a private, family-owned business currently in its fifth generation of leadership.

The company's products are used by professional artists, students, and hobbyists alike, and are important in the preservation and conservation of artwork, as the company has developed preservation matting such as Ragmat, a cotton matboard line. Crescent Cardboard is active in working with researchers and artists to develop new materials and techniques to conserve artwork, and conservation products developed by this company include Crescent Select, Ultiblack, and Moorman Fabrics. The company's products include matting products for professional framers, art boards and cardboard for artists and hobbyists, and OEM products for other companies. Their full list of products include RagMat, Crescent Couture, Moorman, Crescent Select, Decorative Matboard, Mounting Board, RENDR, Art Boards, Berkshire Mats, and Precut Solutions. The company's products can be purchased directly from the company or from specialty stores and art stores.

Visit the website for Crescent Cardboard Company LLC to learn more about the company, read about their different products, and contact the company to purchase framing and art supplies.

BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

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Factors that affect the rating for Crescent Cardboard Company LLC include:

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

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 Crescent Cardboard Company LLC
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: February 01, 1954 Business started: 01/01/1902 Business started locally: 01/01/1902 Business incorporated 04/07/2000 in DE
Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Kevin McCarthy, CFO, COO
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Kevin McCarthy, CFO, COO
Business Category

Paper Manufacturers Art Supplies Custom Framing Cardboard Picture Frames - Wholesale & Manufacturers Mats & Matting Paper Boxboard Paper (except Newsprint) Mills (NAICS: 322121)

Additional Locations

  • 100 W Willow Rd

    Wheeling, IL 60090 (888) 293-3956

  • P.O. Box X-D

    Wheeling, IL 60090


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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Customer Reviews Summary

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