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BBB Accredited Business since

Bud K Worldwide

Additional Locations

Phone: (229) 985-1667 Fax: (229) 890-8869 View Additional Phone Numbers 475 US Highway 319 S, Moultrie, GA 31768 http://www.budk.com View Additional Web Addresses

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Online and mail-order catalog sale of cutlery, knives, swords, and medieval weaponry.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Bud K Worldwide 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 affect the rating for Bud K Worldwide include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 25 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

25 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 6 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 10
Billing/Collection Issues 1
Delivery Issues 7
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 7
Total Closed Complaints 25

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

2 Customer Reviews on Bud K Worldwide
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 2
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 2

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 03, 2004 Business started: 10/28/1988 in GA Business started locally: 10/28/1988 Business incorporated 10/28/1988 in GA
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Clint H Kadel, President Ms. Alane Kadel, Acct & HR Mgr
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Ms. Alane Kadel, Acct & HR Mgr
Principal: Mr. Clint H Kadel, President
Related Businesses
Bud K Worldwide
Business Category

Mail Order & Catalog Shopping

Products & Services

Bud K Worldwide offers the following product(s): Air Guns, Apparel, Batons, BB Guns, Camping & apparel, Knives, Lock Picks, Pepper Spray, Stun Guns, Swords, Tools

Alternate Business Names
BUDK CH Kadels Kennesaw Cutlery Matthews Cutlery www.chkadels.com
Industry Tips
Placing an Order by Mail Refunds and Exchanges Unordered Merchandise

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.