The family-owned business SCOUT was birthed in the early
2000s by Deb and Ben Johns. It all started when Deb Waterman Johns, Chief
Creative Officer, noticed the need for affordable bags that are both
fashionable and functional. The husband and wife duo and their company SCOUT
join hands with the Georgetown and DC/MD/VA community to benefit their Go Bo
Fund. The money raised is given back to the society to aid those who are facing
medical responsibilities of dealing with pediatric cancer and also managing their
SCOUT is basically a bag brand that believes that one should be able to carry everything in style without having to compromise on practicality. The company sells a broad range of bags from pouches to backpacks to totes and much more. The designs are constructed to be versatile. The material also boasts several qualities. However, it is not solely dedicated to creating bags as other accessories are also made. For instance, their categories include coolers and keychains. Other storage items and rugs are a part of the products’ list.
At SCOUT, one can avail the best prices as well. In fact, the company was built with a vision to offer more at a budget-friendly price point. An entire section is dedicated to sale items which allows one to shop at amazing prices. Additionally, one can avail better discounts by making use of coupons and promo codes. The voucher or coupon code is to be entered in the ‘Discount Code’ box before checkout. By subscribing to the newsletter of the brand not only does one remain up to date with the latest offers but also gets 15% off on the first purchase.
SCOUT currently does not offer international shipping. It ships orders to all the American states including the District of Columbia. However, it only ships to street addresses and not to P.O. Boxes. Ground shipping is accompanied by flat charges of $6.95. Whereas, rates for expedited shipping vary depending on location and weight of items ordered. Orders placed after noon EST are processed on the next business day. Items can be returned and exchanged within thirty days of receiving provided they are in their original condition as received with tags. Defective items are replaced free of charge.