November 27, 2013 // Franchising.com // Wayne, NJ - With the official kickoff of the holiday shopping season just days away, Toys"R"Us today unveiled its plans to provide incredible savings for those who prefer to shop online for the toys and gifts topping wish lists this year. Beginning at 12:01am EST on Thanksgiving Day and continuing through Saturday, December 7, Toysrus.com will offer shoppers 10 days of compelling deals on thousands of hot products and toys, including those that can’t be found anywhere else. Plus, with free shipping on purchases of $49 or more and surprise deals on the Toys"R"Us Toy Channel at YouTube.com/Toysrusonline, Toys"R"Us will offer shoppers both convenience and value this holiday season.
"As parents and gift-givers turn to Toysrus.com to check items off their kids’ wish lists this holiday season, they will find the hot toys in-stock on Toysrus.com, with 10 days of spectacular cyber savings, plus free shipping, to ensure they’re getting great gifts and phenomenal values," said Paul Winslow, Vice President, General Merchandising Manager, e-commerce Merchandising, Toys"R"Us, U.S. "From early Thanksgiving Day deals and surprise savings on the Toys"R"Us Toy Channel, to a Saturday jumpstart on Cyber Monday and site-wide offers throughout the week, there are thousands of deals available for savvy shoppers on Toysrus.com."
Now through Saturday, December 7, the Toys"R"Us Toy Channel, the company’s revamped YouTube channel and go-to destination for exclusive programming on all things toys, will feature video content revealing surprise, one-day extreme deals, as well as selected Black Friday offers, available in-store and online. From fantastic savings on top brands such as LEGO®, Barbie™, LeapFrog®, Crayola® and much more, each video will not only demonstrate some of the hottest toys of the season, but provide gift-givers even more ways to save. These deals can be viewed at YouTube.com/Toysrusonline.
Toysrus.com will offer many of the company’s Thanksgiving Weekend deals beginning at 12:01am EST on Thursday at Toysrus.com/BlackFriday. Select deals available at 12:01am EST on Thanksgiving Day while supplies last (no rain checks) include:
And, for gaming enthusiasts who have the latest systems – Xbox™ One from Microsoft®and Playstation®4 (PS4™) from Sony® - topping their wish lists this year, Toysrus.com will offer both systems beginning at 12:01am EST on Thursday morning.
The company will continue to offer dynamite doorbusters beginning at 5am EST on Friday, November 29 through Saturday, November 30, both in-store and online, while supplies last (no rain checks):
Cyber Week Savings Start on Saturday, November 30
Customers can power up from the comfort of their couches to take advantage of incredible savings as Toysrus.com kicks off Cyber Week on Saturday, November 30, offering thousands of hot deals, including many on products that can’t be found anywhere else.
Select deals beginning Saturday, November 30 and continuing through Monday, December 2, while supplies last (no rain checks), include:
Select Cyber Week deals will also be available in-store on Sunday and Monday, while supplies last (no rain checks). These deals include:
Free shipping will be offered on Toysrus.com for select Cyber Week deals available in-store.
The savings don’t end on Cyber Monday! Toysrus.com will continue to offer shoppers values throughout the rest of Cyber Week, with 20% off one regular priced item** from Tuesday, December 3 through Thursday, December 5. A two-day cyber event on Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7 will offer customers fantastic deals such as:
Now through Saturday, December 7, Toysrus.com will offer free shipping on thousands of toys and baby products with purchases of $49 or more at Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com. Additionally gift-givers shopping during Cyber Week beginning on Saturday, November 30 can use several of the company’s omnichannel offerings to avoid shipping costs. Shoppers can choose "Buy Online, Pick Up in Store" where available and pick up their purchases the same day at their local store, or use "Ship to Store" for select "big gift" items and have them delivered to the store of their choice within 5-10 days. These omnichannel services are also available through the newly enhanced Toys"R"Us app and mobile site for busy shoppers on the go.
Toysrus.com has a refreshed design and layout just in time for the holidays, with revamped navigation and new features like the Savings Center and Info Center that help everyone from deal-seekers to last-minute shoppers find great savings and information about the company’s service offerings with ease. Product detail pages have been enhanced with bigger and brighter images and customer-supplied photos and videos, plus show special offers for the item, customer reviews and more. Many of these new features have been made throughout the company’s mobile shopping sites and apps, for more convenient on-the-go shopping.
For all the latest news about the 2013 Holiday Season at Toys"R"Us, visit "R" Holiday Press Room at http://www.toysrusinc.com/press-room/2013-r-holiday-press-room/.
Toys"R"Us, Inc. is the world’s leading dedicated toy and juvenile products retailer, offering a differentiated shopping experience through its family of brands. Merchandise is sold in 878 Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, and in more than 690 international stores and over 170 licensed stores in 35 countries and jurisdictions. In addition, it exclusively operates the legendary FAO Schwarz brand and sells extraordinary toys in the brand’s flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City. With its strong portfolio of e-commerce sites including Toysrus.com, Babiesrus.com, eToys.com and FAO.com, it provides shoppers with a broad online selection of distinctive toy and baby products. Headquartered in Wayne, NJ, Toys"R"Us, Inc. employs approximately 70,000 associates annually worldwide. The company is committed to serving its communities as a caring and reputable neighbor through programs dedicated to keeping kids safe and helping them in times of need. Additional information about Toys"R"Us, Inc. can be found on Toysrusinc.com. Follow Toys"R"Us, Babies"R"Us and FAO Schwarz on Facebook at Facebook.com/Toysrus, Facebook.com/Babiesrus and Facebook.com/FAO and on Twitter at Twitter.com/Toysrus and Twitter.com/Babiesrus.
*Discounted item must be of equal or lesser value to the lowest priced item purchased. Select items, styles or events may not be available at all locations.
**Exclusions apply. See Toysrus.com for details.
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