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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 The Brick Warehouse LP include:
- Failure to respond to 7 complaint(s) filed against business
- 32 complaint(s) filed against business that were not resolved
- Business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||436|
|Total Closed Complaints||607|
Additional Complaint Information
BBB files indicate that The Brick has a pattern of complaints. Consumers allege failure of The Brick to fulfill delivery orders in a timely manner and failure to communicate with customers regarding the late deliveries. Consumers have also alleged a failure to honor advertised prices, especially holiday prices, (eg) Boxing Day. Other issues consumers report to BBB include: products advertised as genuine leather and only sections of the product is leather, sales staff failure to honour consumer's request for payment options, consumers request a specific item/service and the agents providing something different on invoice/agreement.
On April 20, 2015 BBB communicated with The Brick Warehouse Corporation about this pattern, as of May 5, 2015 BBB has yet to receive a response. BBB files indicate that The Brick has a pattern of complaints. Consumers allege information provided at the point of sale being different from actual business policy or process. Specifically consumers allege sales staff misinforming them regarding warranty terms and conditions as well as credit application terms and conditions.
On March 8, 2016 BBB communicated with The Brick Warehouse LP about this pattern. On March 24, 2016 The Brick Warehouse LP indicated that they will not participate in any BBB processes regarding this pattern of complaints.
Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews
|Customer Experience||Total Customer Reviews|
|Total Customer Reviews||22|
Type of Entity
Limited Partnership (LP)
Business ManagementJim Caldwell, CEO
Furniture - Retail Home Electronics
Alternate Business NamesEdmonton Clearance Centre The Brick The Brick Group The Brick Mattress Store The Brick Warehouse Corporation
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For your convenience please find a list of provincial agencies below:
Service Alberta: 1-877-427-4088
Consumer Protection Branch-Saskatchewan: 1-877-880-5550
Consumer Protection Office-Manitoba: 1-800-782-0067
Consumer Protection BC: 1-888-594-9963
Ministry of Consumer Services - Ontario: 1-877-665-0662
Consumer Services-Yukon: 1-800-661-0408
Consumer Affairs-Northwest Territories: 1-867-873-7125
Office de la Protection du Consommateur-Quebec: 1-888-672-2556
Consumer Affairs Division-Newfoundland:1-877-968-2600
Service Nova Scotia: 1-800-670-4357
New Brunswick: 506-462-5100
Consumer Services Section-P.E.I.: 1-800-658-1799
The Brick Warehouse is part of The Brick Group. The Brick Group includes The Brick Warehouse, TransGlobal Insurance, The Brick Mattress Store, The Brick Super Store, United Furniture Warehouse, MidNorthern Appliance and First Oceans.