TITLE

Selling toys to Tokyo's tots

AUTHOR(S)
Impoco, J.
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/23/91, Vol. 111 Issue 26, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that after three years of tortuous negotiations, the world's top purveyor of toys, Toys `R' Us, opens its inaugural outlet 40 miles outside Tokyo this week--the first foray into Japan by a large US discounter. The success and expansion of Toys `R' Us; The process through which Toys `R' Us was accepted in Tokyo; The efforts by Toys `R' Us of expanding into Tokyo.
ACCESSION #
9112232409

 

Related Articles

  • Industry makes progress in building all-year business. Reysen Jr., Frank // Playthings;Aug98, Vol. 96 Issue 8, p29 

    Editorial. Discusses the sales performance of the toy industry. Factors which contributed to the high level of toy sales; Contributions public television and cable stations made to the toy industry; Information on the Toys R Us Inc.

  • BOY TOY.  // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/3/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p24 

    Reports on the toy store opening of Toys 'R' US Inc. in New York, New York.

  • With its team in place, Toys `R' Us pitches three new prototypes.  // Discount Store News;2/19/96, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p3 

    Reports on the three new store prototypes of Toys `R' Us Inc. Realignment of the merchandising team.

  • Big kid Toys `R' Us launches online store. Mand, Adrienne // MediaWeek;06/15/98, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p29 

    Looks at the launch of the online store of toy retailing giant Toys `R' Us Inc. Description of the site; Promotion of the site.

  • Booking expansion.  // Crain's New York Business;8/15/94, Vol. 10 Issue 33, p26 

    Reports on Toys `R' Us Inc.'s plan to open book departments in its stores. Number of Books `R' Us departments to be opened.

  • Toy Story 3: New chief animates firm. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;03/19/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p54 

    Reports the business recovery of Toys `R' Us Inc. in New Jersey. Enhancement of expected holiday sales; Expansion of the renovation program; Improvement of cost containment.

  • tabeo.  // Children's Technology Review;Dec2012, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p23 

    The article evaluates the tabeo Android tablet from Toys "R" Us Inc.

  • Toys R Us to distribute magazine.  // Playthings;Apr95, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p25 

    Reports that Toys `R' Us Inc. will distribute free copies of a magazine called `American Baby's Baby Fair Special' in its outlets.

  • Toys R Us sees third quarter increases.  // Playthings;Jan94, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p10 

    Reports on the performance of Toys `R' Us Inc. for the third quarter ended October 30. Increase in sales; Net earnings per share.

  • Pop-up among mom-and-pops. Comtois, James // Crain's New York Business;8/30/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 35/36, p10 

    The article reports that a new store of the toy store Toys "R" Us Inc. has been opened in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in New York City.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics