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Toys "R" Us Inc., could soon find fierce business in babies

NEW YORK -- As executives at Toys "R" Us Inc. mull getting out of the toy business and focusing...200 stores that's considered the crown jewel of Toys "R" Us Inc. - has kept ahead of its competition. Last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/30/bus_426881.shtml
Business
Stores focus on last weeks

...weekend. According to early reports, the winners included toy stores and consumer electronics retailers such as Toys "R" Us Inc. and Best Buy Co., which attracted consumers looking for bargains on hot toys and flat-panel TVs. Still, analysts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/12/bus_108034.shtml
Business
Toy wars

...after a ruling in March from a New Jersey Superior Court judge who found that Amazon.com breached a deal to give Toys "R" Us Inc. exclusive rights to supply some toy products as a third-party vendor on Amazon.com. The company is appealing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/05/bus_99223.shtml
Business
Babies 'R' Us plans move to Columbia County site

...actually going to put in the newest prototype store," said Nicole Patzer, a spokeswoman for Wayne, N.J.-based Toys "R" Us Inc., which owns Babies "R" Us. All employees from the Bobby Jones Babies "R" Us location will be retained for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/22/bus_444191.shtml
Business
Big Movers in the Stock Market

...last year in a bid to oust chief executive Michael Eisner, questioned the prospect for future growth, however. Toys "R" Us Inc., down 27 cents at $16.15 The toy retailer is exploring the possible sale of some of its business as it pursues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/12/fin_425049.shtml
Finance
Some toy makers aim to stand their ground with Wal-Mart on price issue

...some manufacturers plan to deliver fewer hot toys to Wal-Mart and to have more exclusive launches at chains like Toys "R" Us Inc. It's a rare instance of manufacturers challenging the biggest U.S. retail juggernaut and its low-price approach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/13/bus_404415.shtml
Business
Take steps to ensure you buy safe toys for holiday season

...safe? To restore consumer confidence and ensure safety, plenty of retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Toys "R" Us Inc. and a slew of toy makers are frantically retesting toys. But parents can take control, too, by examining the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/30/bus_145551.shtml
Business
Biz briefs

...daily newspapers. Amazon, Toys R Us settle legal dispute NEW YORK --- Amazon.com Inc. will pay $51 million to Toys R Us Inc. to end a long-standing legal dispute between the online retailer and the toy seller. In a filing Friday with the...

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Business
Retailers hope discounts will boost fourth-quarter

...s Macy's was set to open its doors at 7 a.m., offering discounts ranging from 50 percent to 75 percent. Toys "R" Us Inc. is offering 50 percent discounts on selected toys. The toy seller is also showcasing hot toys from 2007 in its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/26/bus_109935.shtml
Business
Big Movers in the Stock Market

...its dividend annually since 1974, said this year's hike will return more than $2.2 billion to shareholders. Toys "R" Us Inc., up $1.09 at $16.39 The toy retailer reported lower fourth-quarter earnings and announced plans to sell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/04/fin_407676.shtml
Finance