Toys ‘R’ Us Jumps into the Metaverse with Anybodie...
CPG - Online - Retail - Toys

The digital space is still the wild west, but Toys “R” Us has a roadmap for its upcoming journey into the metaverse. WHP Global, the parent company of Toys “R” Us, formally announced a partne...

Toy Book
December 7, 2022

From Pizza Earrings to Tie-Dyed Scrunchies: Inside Claire’s ...
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Retail

Over the past 50 years, Claire’s has steadily grown to become a global mega-brand. It now has 2,500 stores in 17 countries across North America and Europe, and partnerships with dozens of retailers ...

Fast Company
July 20, 2022

Macy’s Expands WHP Global Partnership to Bring Toys“R”Us...
Press Releases - Retail - Toys

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s expands partnership with WHP Global to bring the beloved Toys“R”Us brand to every Macy’s store in America this holiday season. Beginning late July and rolling...

Angelina Luspo
July 18, 2022

Toys R Us to Make a Comeback with New Toy Shops Inside More Th...
Retail - Toys

Toys R Us is making yet another comeback. This time, the iconic brand is teaming with Macy's to open toy shops in more than 400 department stores nationwide starting in 2022. Toys R Us mascot Geoffre...

USA Today
August 20, 2021

Macy’s to Revive Toys R Us In Stores & Online
Retail - Toys

Department store Macy’s announced a partnership with Toys R Us, which will bring the toy brand to just in time for the 2021 holiday season, then to 400 Macy’s stores. The Toys R Us inte...

August 19, 2021

‘Retail Apocalypse’ Shakes Global Entertainment Properties
Retail - Theatrical

The seeds of upheaval in the retail entertainment industry predate the global health crisis, resulting in a slew of mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. We seem to be in another period of major ...

Vending Times
May 6, 2021

Toys ‘R’ Us has been Sold … Again
CPG - Retail

Toys "R" Us is changing hands again, less than two years after Tru Kids Inc. bought it in a liquidation sale. WHP Global, a New York-based brand management company, announced Monday it has bought a c...

CNN Business
March 15, 2021

Pandemic Derails Toys ‘R’ Us Comeback
Retail - Toys

Toys “R” Us has reportedly closed the two stores it opened under its new owners. Tru Kids bought the intellectual properties of Toys “R” Us after the chain filed for bankruptcy in 2018 and clo...

Chain Store Age
February 1, 2021

Why some brands thrive after closing shop and others don’...
Retail - Toys

Building a brand takes time, resources and plenty of money. Buying one, especially out of bankruptcy, can be a quicker and cheaper path to online success. For the full story, visit Retail Dive  -...

Retail Dive
October 19, 2020

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