BUST Toys R Us has collapsed and will close all its shops in the next six weeks
15 March, 2018, 02:28
Moorfields added that the remaining 75 Toys R Us and Babies R Us UK stores would remain open until further notice.
Toys "R" Us, which has roughly 33,000 full- and part-time USA employees, was already in the process of closing one fifth of its stores as part of efforts to emerge from one of the largest ever bankruptcies by a speciality retailer.
The closure programme for the remaining stores is expected to take approximately six weeks to complete.
Toy store giant Toys R Us has made plans to sell or close all 800 of its USA stores, according to multiple reports. The goal was to emerge with fewer stores and less debt so that it could better fight rivals like Walmart Inc (wmt), Target (tgt) and Amazon.com (amzn). But what that does mean is that the country will soon be littered with giant, vacant, blue and yellow Toys "R" Us superstores to remind us all of the emptiness of consumerism. In the preceding quarter through October, comparable USA sales fell 7%.
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Real estate executives offer different opinions on whether landlords can easily fill the holes at the strip centers where most of the Toys R Us locations are.
The retailer is no longer accepting gift cards, and as the Time 2 Pay scheme deadline has also passed it is unclear what will happen with those customers. Toys R Us was a launchpad for emerging trends and toys, such as ZhuZhu Pets, which were the must-have holiday toy in 2008. Manufacturers such as Mattel (mat), Hasbro (has) and others will feel the pain of lost sales and also their increased reliance on a dwindling number of chains.
Toys R Us Canada maintains it's still business as usual, even as its United Kingdom counterpart announced it would shutter all 75 locations in the country. We'll keep you posted on any new details.
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