Toys R Us, Inc.
Stock Symbol: TOY
1 Geoffrey Way
Toys R Us, Inc. Industry:
Toys R Us, Inc. Description:
Toys “R” Us, one of the world’s leading retailers of toys, children’s apparel and baby products, currently sells merchandise through 1,599 stores worldwide: 688 toy stores in the United States; 520 international toy stores, including licensed and franchise stores; 174 Kids “R” Us children’s clothing stores, 174 Babies “R” Us stores and 43 Imaginarium stores, and through its Internet sites at www.toysrus.com, www.babiesrus.com and www.imaginarium.com.
Toys R Us, Inc. Financial Summary:
TOY is a retailer of children's products. As of 2/03, TOY operated 1,595 retail stores, consisting of Kids R Us children's stores, Babies R Us infant stores and educational specialty stores. For the 13 weeks ended 4/30/05, net sales rose 4% to $2.13B. Net loss rose 46% to $41M. Revenues reflect strong sales of video game products and the addition of 19 Babies R Us stores. Net loss reflects an increase in bonues expenses.
Toys R Us, Inc. Business Summary:
Toys "R" Us, Inc. is a worldwide specialty retailer of toys, baby products and children's apparel. As of January 29, 2005, the Company operated 1,499 retail stores worldwide. These consisted of 898 locations in the United States, comprising of 681 toy stores and 217 specialty baby-juvenile stores under the name Babies "R" Us. Internationally, as of January 29, 2005, it operated, licensed or franchised an aggregate of 601 stores. Toys "R" Us, Inc. also sells merchandise through its Internet sites. On October 26, 2004, Toys "R" Us, Inc. acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of capital stock of SB Toys, Inc.