NEW YORK (AP) — Toys 'R' Us, the toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season — and says its stores will remain open for business as usual.
Toys 'R' Us, one of the country's biggest toy retailers, has filed for bankruptcy protection going into the holiday season. Toys ‘R’ Us Files for Bankruptcy Protection, Says Stores Will Remain Open is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
The company is seeking to restructure as it faces $5 billion in debt.
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