Tag: ToysRUs


by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2011
Upon Completion, the 5.38 Megawatt Structure will Occupy 869,294 Square Feet and Generate 72% of Electricity for the Facility WAYNE, N.J., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Toys"R"Us, Inc. today announced plans to add the largest rooftop solar power installation in North America to its distribution center in Flanders, NJ. Staging for the system is currently…


by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2011
WAYNE, N.J., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The Toys"R"Us Children’s Fund today announced a $200,000 donation to Save the Children to support relief and rebuilding efforts in the Southeast United States following last week’s widespread destruction in the wake of severe storms and tornados. Save the Children is a global humanitarian organization that responds to…


by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
AFi 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 2 It’s day 2 of scoop week and this one is juicy and involves some guessing!   I love Diamond Select’s Minimates.   I’ve been collecting them since the original Art Asylum days.  I collect almost all of the lines they have done, Marvel, DC, Back to the Future, Ghostbusters, Battlestar…


by Daniel Pickett
April 20, 2011
Creating Hundreds of Jobs in Nevada, the McCarran Fulfillment Center Will Service Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com Customers Seamlessly Across the Western Region of the United States WAYNE, N.J., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Toys"R"Us, Inc. today announced plans to open a new e-commerce distribution center near Reno, NV to support the company’s growing online business. The…


by Daniel Pickett
April 5, 2011
WAYNE, NJ (April 4, 2011) – Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced the appointment of Neil Friedman as President, Toys“R”Us, U.S.  A highly respected industry executive, Mr. Friedman most recently served as President, Mattel Brands. In his new position at Toys“R”Us, Mr. Friedman will oversee all merchandising, marketing, store operations, merchandise presentation, global sourcing and product development,…


by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2011
Monetary Contribution Augments Infant Product Donations from Toys"R"Us, Japan WAYNE, N.J., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The Toys"R"Us Children’s Fund today announced a $500,000 donation to Save the Children to help provide relief to children and families impacted by the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and devastating tsunami that recently struck the northeast coast of Japan. In…


by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2011
From Learning To Bake Cupcakes to Writing A Name, New Campaign Focuses on Victories– Big and Small – Made By Children With Autism   WAYNE, NJ (February 22, 2011) – Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced the launch of its nine-week in-store fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks, North America’s largest autism science and advocacy organization. Now…


by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2011
12” Action Figure and Costumes to debut Fall 2011     New York, N.Y. (February 7 2011) – Captain Action Enterprises, LLC and Round 2 LCC have announced plans for a new toy line featuring the world’s first superhero action figure, Captain Action.  Like the classic toy of the 1960s, this new line will feature 12” action…


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2009
Marvelous Team-Up Offers Items Online at Toysrus.com and In-Show at Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 with a Special Appearance by Todd McFarlane   Attention Marvel Zombies, members of the DC Nation, video game fanatics and everyone else descending on San Diego: Starting Wednesday, July 22, Toys“R”Us will turn its attention to Comic-Con International, for the first…


by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2009
Mez-itz 6" rotocast vinyl collectables that are cool by design. seriesOne of Mezco’s designer vinyl line presents Hellboy & Abe Sapian. These figures, based on the character designs from the film Hellboy 2:The Golden Army unleash the potential of the Mez-itz designer figures. Applying the essence of these dynamic heroes onto the canvas like Mezitz…


by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2009
Arlovski, McCarthy, Mir, Nogueira Figurines Now Available Four Champions’ Collectibles Join Series 1 and 2 in Stores; Series 4 Will Feature Five Athletes as Fedor Figurine Gets Redesign MARKHAM, Ontario, Canada, June 11, 2009 – Round 5 figurines for Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski, “Big John” McCarthy, Frank Mir and Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira, comprising…