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D & D Advertising Enterprises Inc.

Phone: (513) 921-6827 View Additional Phone Numbers 801 Evans St  Ste 203, Cincinnati, OH 45204

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This company solicits nationwide to companies to purchase advertising on specialty print items,including poster sized sports schedules, calendars, and "reader ad" style newspapers.  This company makes the sale via telephone and verifies all orders with a second person and /or a follow up call within 24 -48 hours.  Payment is collected over the phone at the time of the sale and orders are delivered by priority mail once they are printed.

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 raised the rating for D & D Advertising Enterprises Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

1 complaint 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 1
Total Closed Complaints 1

Additional Complaint Information

The BBB has received complaints regarding contract issues. Complainants state that authorization is never given to the company to place the ad. The company responds by stating that all phone sales are verified by another call to the company. The BBB will continue to monitor the situation.

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on D & D Advertising Enterprises Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: April 22, 1993 Business started: 03/01/1993 in 0 Business incorporated 03/18/1993 in OH
Type of Entity


Business Management
Ms. Diane Spencer, President
Contact Information
Principal: Ms. Diane Spencer, President
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Business Category

Advertising Specialties Advertising - Vinyl Phone Book Covers Internet Services Internet Marketing Services Web Design

Hours of Operation
M: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
T: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
W: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Th: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
F: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
S: Closed
Su: Closed
Method(s) of Payment
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Check by Phone 
Refund and Exchange Policy
Refunds and discounts may be made prior to print. Once printed, no refunds unless there are egregious errors in key components of the ad, such as business name, or contact info.
Additional Information

When considering purchasing advertising  make sure you are fully aware of the services you are purchasing. Make sure you fully understand the distribution channels, whether it is your responsibility, or if they have their own distribution system in place. Other considerations should include where the company is located, and its ability to market and distribute nationally and are there additional services being offered in addition to the primary product. Often times these companies offer additional means of advertising such as radio spots at no additional cost; however the primary form of advertising is the printed ad.

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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.