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Join the over 15,000 stores in North America using The Retail Equation.Predict and affect your consumer's behavior.Return fraud and abuse is estimated to be between $9 and $17 billion annually.
Return Dollars Saved

Cost SavingsThe Retail Equation saves retailers costs annually by preventing fraudulent and abusive returns.

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Why The Retail Equation

The Retail Equation (TRE) is the choice of leading retailers to help optimize transactions at the point-of-return and point-of-sale. In fact, 11 of the Top 50 retailers and 6 retailers in the Fortune 500 employ solutions from TRE.  With more than 27,000 stores contracted for our services, we have a presence in every mall in America. Learn more about why retailers choose The Retail Equation





An Optimized Equation Built for Retail Chains in the

Specialty Apparel Segment

Specialty Hard Goods Segment

Auto Parts Segment

Department Store Segment

Discount Store Segment

Consumer Electronics Segment

Footwear Segment

General Merchandise Segment

Home Improvement Segment

Jewelry Segment

Music/Video/Books Segment

Office Products Segment

Sporting Goods Segment

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“The implementation of returns authorization allows us to give great customer service, by providing [consumers] with an efficient returns process.”

Regional Manager

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