Toys “R” Us Inc., which filed for bankruptcy in September, is considering closing at least 100 U.S. stores in the face of weak holiday sales, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
have declined about 15 percent this Christmas-shopping season from a
year earlier, according to people recently briefed on the matter, who
asked not to be identified because the information isn’t public. The
number of closed stores could reach approximately 200, one of the people
said, but no decision has been made.. . . more