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Vector Marketing Corporation

Vector Marketing Corporation

(800) 828-0448

Vector Marketing Corporation

70 years in business
1116 East State Street
Olean, NY 14760-6228
Fax Numbers
  • (716) 790-7184
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BBB File Opened: 08/01/1984
Business Started: 03/14/1948
Business Started Locally: 03/14/1948
Business Incorporated: 10/11/1989 in NY
Type of Entity
Business Category
  • Cutlery
  • Cooking Utensils

Alternate Business Names
  • Cutco Corporation
  • Cutco Cutlery Corporation
  • KA-BAR Knives, Inc.
  • Vector Marketing
  • Cutco
  • Work For Students
  • Summer Break Work

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This company manufactures and markets Cutco Cutlery. Vector Marketing Corporation sells its products via independent contractors who sell Cutco Cutlery on a direct sales basis through personal appointments. The company recruits independent contractors by placing advertisements in local college newspapers and websites. Independent contractors for Vector Marketing attend an unpaid seminar and are loaned a sample kit at no charge for as long as they are actively showing the product. The company offers a pay structure that combines guaranteed pay with an incentive commission program. 

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Vector Marketing Corporation

Vector Marketing Corporation


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