Monday, July 22, 2019

Toys ‘R’ Us in comeback — with a different business model and smaller format

Chain Store Age
One year after closing all its U.S. stores, Toys “R” is returning with a “playground environment,” a tech-driven partner and a consignment-like business model.

The retailer will open two, approximately 6,500-sq.-ft. locations at Simon’s The Galleria in Houston and at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New Jersey. And more are coming, with additional locations in prime U.S. retail markets expected to open in 2020. . . . more