Tag Archives: Toys

Making Toys Isn’t Fun for Mattel, LeapFrog. And for Hasbro?

Filed under: Earnings, Consumer Goods, Consumer Electronics, Toys, Investing Gene J. Puskar/AP It continues to be a blue Christmas for most of the country’s toy makers. Mattel (MAT) and LeapFrog (LF) have seen their shares rocked this earnings season after warning that their holiday quarters weren’t so hot. Rival Hasbro (HAS) is expected to hold up better when it reports ...

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Mom Sues Toys R Us, Firm for $80M, Says Watch Burned Son

Filed under: Scandals and Lawsuits, Consumer Protection, Products, Toys A New Jersey mother is suing Toys R Us and a New York toy manufacturer for $ 80 million, the New York Daily News reported. Shelley Standish-Pociejowski claims her 6-year-old son, Makhi, was badly burned by a Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja wristwatch that she bought him last Easter at a Paramus, ...

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Toys R Us Joins Crush of Retailers to Open Earlier on Thanksgiving

Filed under: Company News, Holiday Shopping, Consumer Goods, Consumer Issues, Toys Alamy By MAE ANDERSON NEW YORK — Toy shoppers, forget about relaxing after a big Thanksgiving meal. Toys R Us is pushing back its opening time for the fifth year in a row, opening doors at 5 p.m. nationwide on Nov. 28, Thanksgiving Day, three hours before its 8 ...

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