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BBB Accredited Business since

Target World

Phone: (513) 772-3343 Fax: (513) 772-5113 2300 E Kemper Road  Unit B5, Cincinnati, OH 45241

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This business sells hunting supplies, firearms, home, office, and gun safes, and archery equipment.  The business has two firearms shooting ranges and one archery range that are open to the public.  The ranges are also available for private party rentals.  Numerous firearms training courses are provided, including training required for Ohio's concealed carry certification.  Youth and adult archery training is also provided as well as archery pro-shop warranty repair and tune up services.  The business has a staff gunsmith available for firearms repairs, modification, and appraisals. 

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Target World 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 raised the rating for Target World include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 2 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

2 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 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 2
Total Closed Complaints 2

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on Target World
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: March 30, 1995 Business started: 01/01/1975 in OH Business incorporated 10/06/1999 in OH
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Joe Blanco, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Joe Blanco, President
Business Category

Gun Safety & Marksmanship Instruction Training Programs Safes & Vaults Archery Equipment & Supplies Archery Ranges

Products & Services

Target World offers the following product(s): Archery, Firearms, Hunting Supplies, Knives, Safes and Vaults, Training

Method(s) of Payment
Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover
Refund and Exchange Policy
Varies based off of the merchandise.  Firearms and ammunition are non-returnable.

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Target World has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
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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.