BBB Accredited Business Profile

Brownells Inc

Brownells Inc

(800) 741-0015

Brownells Inc

78 years in business
3006 Brownells Parkway
Grinnell, IA 50112
Fax Numbers
  • (800) 264-3068
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (641) 623-5401
  • (641) 623-8501
BBB File Opened: 02/15/2008
Business Started: 06/01/1939
Business Incorporated: 05/01/1960 in IA
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Clayton Whipple, Vice President of eCommerce
  • Pete Brownell, CEO
  • Ted Somers, Customer Service Supervisor
Business Category
  • Gunsmiths
  • Ammunition
  • Ammunition Supplies
  • Gun Equipment

Products & Services
This company offers wholesale and retail gunsmith tools, gun parts, cleaning supplies and firearm accessories.
BBB accredited business


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Brownells Inc

Brownells Inc


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