Sunday, 22 July, 2018

Toys R Us headed to court to liquidate

Toys R Us Could Close Soon, But It Probably Won't Affect Parents Much Toys "R" Us Is Likely Closing ALL of Its Doors, and That Sound Is 6-Year-Old You Sobbing
Orlando Vargas | 15 March, 2018, 21:05

In January, Toys "R" Us announced that it would close 20 percent of its USA stores, or 180 locations (including multiple stores in Michigan), within months.

Although people continue to purchase toys at brick-and-mortar stores, online toy purchases from Amazon are surging as buying habits change, according to Coresight Research.

The store asks the public to "be sensitive to the staff" because they do not know for sure if the stores will be closing. "Our stores are open for business, ready to bring joy to children wherever we can, and to help new and expecting parents navigate raising a family".

Fans of Toys R Us might want to do their shopping soon now that the toy chain is reportedly making preparations to liquidate its operations and shutter all of its stores.

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The rumors of liquidation are still unconfirmed but anonymous sources have given confirmation to several news organizations like USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal. Their shares dropped last Friday after Bloomberg announced the possible Toys R Us liquidation and lost ground again after word of the missing vendor payments.

Toys "R" Us reigned supreme in the 1980s and early 1990s, when it was one of the first of the "category killers" - a store totally devoted to one thing: toys.

Toys R Us has missed payments to some suppliers in recent days as its USA division heads toward a likely liquidation, according to people with knowledge of the situation. Both Hasbro and Mattel saw a decline in sales a year ago, and now the toy companies are losing one of their biggest retailers.

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