Wonder why you got banned in stores? The Retail Equation
Consumer advocates are raising transparency issues about the practice of having companies collect information on consumers and create "return profiles" of customers at big-name stores such as Best Buy, J.C. Penney, Victoria's Secret, Home Depot and Nike.
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http://www.ctvnews.ca/business/retailer ... -1.1406337
An example of a customer banned from returning purchases at Bestbuy USA
http://forums.bestbuy.com/t5/Best-Buy-S ... d-p/969015
With the recent Bestbuy Canada ban threads, looks like Canadian are being monitored now. I'd suggest if you are making big purchases like buying that new MacBook Pro or Microsoft Surface Studio, and don't want to risk your "return profile" should you get defective products, buy directly from the Manufacturers' stores.