The toy retailer is reported considering liquidation of all United States assets, according to Bloomberg, which cited anonymous sources.
No one for the for company would comment on the record to various media outlets calling about the possible closure, but their Twitter account thanked customers for their support. The retailer has been struggling to reorganize and balance massive debt.
For now, the liquidation will be a big blow for the toy industry, as the chain makes up about 15 percent of US toy revenue.
As early as next week, all Toys R Us stores could shut down, WGN-TV reports.
It was only September when the operation went into Chapter 11, and obtained a $31B loan to keep stores open, but the holiday season didn't work out. Toymakers, from large companies like Mattel to small companies with new products, will take a hit.
The news of Toys "R" Us closing is also bad news for the toy industry in general. Toy's R. Us also announced back in February that it would also close Toys "R" Us and Babies "R' Us locations in locations in Dedham, Millbury, Bellingham, Northborough and Framingham".
While this may be yet another nail in the coffin of traditional retail, perhaps we can at least look forward to one last insane fire sale.
Gareth Stace, director of UK Steel, said: "Slapping a 25% tax on steel from British companies is going to hit us hard". Meanwhile, other countries seeking exemptions will need to negotiate through offers to enhance USA national security.
In exchange, United Nations sanctions were lifted, allowing Iran to resume trading oil and gas on the worldwide market. France has also echoed concerns raised by US President Donald Trump on Iran's regional influence and missile power.
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Official update on Yountville hostage situation at veterans home
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Mizzou Basketball: Michael Porter Jr is back on the court
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Papua New Guinea hit by latest 6.8 natural disaster
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