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Fung Retailing boosts stake in reborn Toys R Us Asia

Fung Retailing has finally secured a deal to continue to operate the profitable Toys R Us Asia business.

‘Sad synchronicity’ in Toys R Us founder’s death

There is sad synchronicity in the timing of the death of Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus,  which comes as the retailer is preparing to shut up shop.

Time’s up for Toys R Us in US and UK

Toys R Us will sell or close all of its US and UK stores in coming months.

UK electronics retailer Maplin enters administration

UK electronics retailer Maplin entered administration this week.

Customers reassured as Toys R Us closures announced

As a raft of UK Toys R Us closures were announced, management has reassured customers it is business as usual, globally.

Toys R Us Asia mulls IPO

Toys R Us Asia is investigating the feasibility of listing in Hong Kong.

Thinking small key to Toys R Us recovery

Thinking small – that’s the key to a Toys R Us recovery, according to CEO David Brandon.

Toys R Us Asia stores escape US bankruptcy move

Toys R Us Asia is spared from its majority owner’s descent into bankruptcy protection today.

Toys R Us calls in restructuring advisors

Toys R Us has appointed restructuring advisors as it struggles under a debt burden, suggesting it may be about to trim its store network.

Qourier raises $890,000 in seed money

Qourier, which describes itself as the “Uber for logistics”, has raised S$890,000 in seed money.

Toys R Us Singapore plans two new stores

Toys R Us Singapore plans two new stores, despite the current downturn in the retail market.


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