Congratulations, internet! We've ruined another glorious thing.
On Friday, beloved cozy and outdoors-y things retailer L.L. Bean announced that it would end its famed lifetime return policy. And social media is at least in part to blame.
“What we have seen, and it has come to the point where we had to act upon it, is a small but growing group of customers who are interpreting the guarantee as a lifetime product replacement program, and that was never its intent,” L.
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For a century, L.L. Bean Inc. has offered lifetime returns on its rugged gear, apparel and boots. Now, thanks to growing abuse of the program, the company is drastically cutting back its generous policy. The Freeport, Maine-based co...
It's a sad day for L.L. Bean devotees. We're crying into our Bean boots, because the Maine-based retailer has gotten rid of its legendary lifetime return policy. READ MORE »
OutdoorHub L.L. Bean Terminates Legendary Lifetime Returns Policy L.L. Bean has ended its unlimited returns policy. After touting its 100 percent satisfaction guarantee for more than a century, L.L. Bean is now imposing a 1 year lim...