Toys R Us stores across the US will be closing this week as part of a liquidation process after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last year. All Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores will close on or before Friday.
The company struggled to keep up with competitors and was burdened with over $5 billion worth of debt.
Over its more than 60 years in business, Toys R Us gained lots of fans, many of whom are now mourning the death of the store and remembering their favorite childhood memories...
An anonymous shopper gave Toys 'R' Us a parting gift just before its stores around the country prepared to close their doors for the last time.
It was a gift so big that a Raleigh, North Carolina, store didn't even open for its last scheduled day on Friday.
The price tag: $1 million, which employees say the buyer spent on whatever toys were left in the store, according to CNN affiliate WNCN.
And the toys' destination: into the arms of needy children, WNCN reported.
So instead of spending their...
The online marketplace is reportedly planning to publish their own giant toy catalog during the holiday season.