Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

...traditionally when retailers pull out their best sales events. But in the last few years, retailers like the Gap, Target and Toys R Us have started opening their stores and offering holiday discounts on Thanksgiving to better compete with online rivals...

Macy's, Target, others offer speedy holiday delivery options, including overnight and same day

...per order, and offers same-day delivery from Costco, Toys R Us and other retailers in about 6 metro areas. And eBay has...shipping in half, from an average of 4 days to 2 days.Toys R Us, Nordstrom and other retailers also have begun using their...

Augusta-area store opening times for Thanksgiving, Black Friday

...3667 Walton Way Extension? Stein Mart: 2834 Washington Road? Dick's Sporting Goods: 3450 Wrightsboro Road? Toys R Us: 3450 Wrightsboro Road? J.C. Penney: 3450 Wrightsboro Road6 P.M.? Augusta Mall: 3450 Wrightsboro Road...

Hanukkah takes on glitter of Christmas

...Kickstarter for a prototype Mensch last year, and is producing 50,000 units for sale this year in retailers like Target and Toys R Us.But Mensch on a Bench is different from Elf on the Shelf: Kids can't touch the elf, but the mensch "is an old Jewish...

Toy makers' new darlings: tiny critics on YouTube

...wears big jewelry and studded tees. Audrey's signature: reviewing mystery toy bags that are sold at places such as Toys R Us.Julie Krueger, the industry director of retail at Google, which owns YouTube, says the channels have "huge followings...

Optimize your game plan for holiday toy shopping

...product experts on the latest trends.Toys R Us' Web site has a new "gift finder...price range, among other factors.Toys R Us has also launched two shops at the...including Wal-Mart, Amazon.com, Toys R Us and Target. (It does not track availability...

Gas leak continues to rerout Wrightsboro Road traffic

...County Sheriff's Office is still on scene diverting traffic."There is no timeframe as to when Wrightsboro Road will reopen, Griffin stated.Traffic is being detoured to Capp Street around toward Toys R Us to Garden Springs toward the mall.

Gas leak prompts mall detour

...by a contractor in front of Windsor Jewelers Gold buying store.Traffic is being detoured to Capp Street around toward Toys R Us to Garden Springs toward the mall.No evacuations needed at this time, the leak is small. The intersection will be...

Jimmie Johnson looks to stay on roll at Dover

...scheme on the No. 11 Toyota. Hamlin and members of his FedEx racing team donated toys to families at the track from Toys R Us that can help children with autism develop language, creativity and social skills. FedEx returns as the title sponsor...

Amazon Prime price shock? Try these cheaper rivals

...diverse enough that it could be a substitute for Amazon Prime. Members can get free shipping when they buy toys online from Toys R Us, cosmetics from Drugstore.com, vitamins from GNC, or clothing from Brooks Brothers, Neiman Marcus and American Eagle...