Happy Returns takes the pain out of online shopping by offering in-person returns for items purchased online. Shoppers can visit conveniently located Return Bars to drop off their items for immediate refund, eliminating the hassle and time of returns by mail. The Happy Returns platform also benefits participating retailers by offering an easy service for shoppers as well as reducing return shipping costs and complaints.

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Parent CompanyPayPal
HQLos Angeles, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Happy Returns was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, US
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Key People/Management at Happy Returns

David Sobie

David Sobie

CEO & Co-Founder
Mark Geller

Mark Geller

COO & Co-Founder
Andrew Pease

Andrew Pease

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Happy Returns Office Locations

Happy Returns has offices in Los Angeles and Santa Monica
Los Angeles, CA, US (HQ)
12200 W Olympic Blvd #145
Santa Monica, CA, US
1106 Broadway
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Happy Returns Financials and Metrics

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Total Funding

$25 m


In total, Happy Returns had raised $25 m. Happy Returns is a subsidiary of PayPal

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Happy Returns Online and Social Media Presence

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Happy Returns News and Updates

PayPal's Happy Returns Partners with Staples US Retail to Expand Its Network of Return Bar Locations

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Happy Returns by PayPal, today announced a new partnership with Staples US Retail to offer Happy Returns' in-person return service in more than 1,000 Staples retail locations across the country. Starting in select states, and expanding...

PayPal acquires returns logistics business, Happy Returns

PayPal announced today it’s acquiring Happy Returns, a returns solution provider that offers online shoppers access to easier ways to send back unwanted merchandise to retailers without having to box it up and ship it themselves. The company today offers a network of more than 2,600 drop-off returns…

Happy Returns completes $11 million financing round with PayPal among investors

Happy Returns, which provides e-commerce package return services, has completed an $11 million round of financing, and PayPal Holdings Inc. is among the investors. Happy Returns, founded in 2015, has more than 350 Return Bars in 63 U.S. metro areas and partnerships with retailers like Sur La Table …

PayPal Ventures invests $11 million in retail start-up Happy Returns

PayPal's venture capital arm is investing $11 million in Happy Returns, marking the largest funding round to date and bringing the total to $25 million.

Happy Returns Program Expanding At Simon® Centers

INDIANAPOLIS, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon, a global leader in premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations, today announced the expansion of its Happy Returns service to enable more shoppers to return online purchases at participating Simon Guest Services...

USVP leads Series B round for Happy Returns

Santa Monica, California-based Happy Returns, a technology, logistics and service provider for online retailers, has secured $8 million in Series B funding. U.S. Venture Partners led the round with participation from previous backers Upfront Ventures and Trunk Club founder Brian Spaly. In addition t…
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Happy Returns Blogs

Adweek names Happy Returns the ‘Best Returns Solution’ for 2022

July 26, 2022, 06:00am PDT  Best Returns SolutionAnd we have a winner! Happy Returns has been named the ‘Best Returns Solution’ in the 2022 Adweek Commerce Awards. We’re thrilled to be recognized as a leading service that “experiments with new technology while enhancing the customer experience.” O…

A new seamless integration: Happy Returns x Ryder Ecommerce by Whiplash

We’re excited to announce our new custom integration with the omnichannel fulfillment provider,…

Box-free in-person returns now available… through Loop Returns

Since we started Happy Returns, it’s been our goal to make sustainable, in-person returns avail…

Happy Returns Reflects on the Environmental Sustainability Amid E-commerce Surge

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Happy Returns Locations Expand To Over 5,000 With Ulta Beauty Return Bars

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PayPal's Reverse Logistics Unit Brings ‘Happy’ to the Dreary Returns Biz

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Happy Returns Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Happy Returns founded?

    Happy Returns was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Happy Returns key executives?

    Happy Returns's key executives are David Sobie, Mark Geller and Andrew Pease.

  • How many employees does Happy Returns have?

    Happy Returns has 100 employees.

  • Who are Happy Returns competitors?

    Competitors of Happy Returns include VisionDirect, Procurify and Branding Brand.

  • Where is Happy Returns headquarters?

    Happy Returns headquarters is located at 12200 W Olympic Blvd #145, Los Angeles.

  • Where are Happy Returns offices?

    Happy Returns has offices in Los Angeles and Santa Monica.

  • How many offices does Happy Returns have?

    Happy Returns has 2 offices.