December 18, 2015 // Franchising.com // WAYNE, NJ – Visions of sugarplums will soon be dancing in the heads of children, and just in time, Toys"R"Us® today announced its stores nationwide will offer extended shopping hours in the days leading up to Christmas while also providing helpful services, ensuring gift-givers can check off everything on their little ones’ wish lists with ease. Starting on Super Saturday, December 19, through Tuesday, December 22, stores will be open from 6am until 2am*. Beginning 6am on Wednesday, December 23, and continuing through 9pm Christmas Eve**, Toys"R"Us stores will remain open around the clock.
"Last-minute shoppers are welcome here at Toys"R"Us, and we have once again extended our store hours leading up to Christmas so customers can complete their holiday shopping whenever it’s convenient for them," said Joe Venezia, Senior Vice President, Store Operations, Toys"R"Us, U.S. "To make sure gifts arrive on time, we are offering free shipping on online orders of $19 or more until 11:59pm EST on December 19 and Free Store Pickup until 4pm on Christmas Eve. We also offer the best in-stock position on the hottest toys, hard-to-beat deals every day and expert assistance from toy-trained employees to help parents and gift-givers put smiles on children’s faces when they open their presents on Christmas morning."
To ensure gifts arrive in time for Christmas, Toys"R"Us offers the following shipping options:
Toys"R"Us will kick off a super two-day sale leading into Super Saturday, providing opportunities for shoppers to take advantage of special holiday shopping hours, as well as storewide deals and discounts.
Following are examples of savings that will be available at Toys"R"Us stores and Toysrus.com during the two-day sale on Friday, December 18, and Saturday, December 19, while supplies last (no rain checks):
The savings continue all the way up until Christmas Eve! Following are examples of additional savings that will be available at Toys"R"Us stores and Toysrus.com from Sunday, December 20, through Thursday, December 24, while supplies last (no rain checks):
Toys"R"Us Times Square, the company’s flagship store, will open its doors at 6am on Monday, December 21, and remain open through 9pm Christmas Eve, providing New Yorkers and visitors alike with 87 uninterrupted hours to complete their holiday shopping in the city that never sleeps. Specialty services such as Personal Shopping and Corporate Sales are provided at this location, offering customers one-on-one attention and expertise from a highly-trained staff to help find the perfect toy for every child. Gift-wrapping and shipping to local, national and international locations are also available.
Toys"R"Us will continue to offer a range of convenient in-store and digital offerings designed to ensure holiday gift-giving is easy and stress-free, making every shopping experience with Toys"R"Us an #AwesomeMoment for even the most time-crunched customers. Toys"R"Us stores and Toysrus.com offer thousands of toys along with the best in-stock position on the season’s most sought-after playthings. In addition, stores receive daily deliveries through Christmas Eve, ensuring shelves are decked out with all of the toys that top kids’ wish lists.
With the Toys"R"Us "Navigators," also known as the "G.P.S." (Gurus for Play Stuff), digital and physical store-specific maps and a speedy checkout with a dedicated Express Lane, Toys"R"Us stores offers a streamlined, expedited experience from entrance to exit. Savvy shoppers also can take advantage of the company’s Price Match Guarantee – valid for in-store purchases only – to shop confidently knowing they are getting the best price.
Online shoppers can utilize the Gift Finder on Toysrus.com, featuring specially-selected top gifts, which can be narrowed down by a child’s age and interests. Gift-givers can also purchase an e-Gift Card at any time for the perfect last-minute present. For more information, visit Toysrus.com/GiftCard.
For company news and updates throughout the season, please visit "R" Holiday Press Room.
*Toys"R"Us stores in Paramus, NJ, and Puerto Rico, as well as Toys"R"Us Express and Outlet stores, will have varying store hours between 12/19-12/22. All store hours can be found online at Toysrus.com/StoreLocator.
**Toys"R"Us stores in Paramus, NJ, as well as Toys"R"Us Express and Outlet stores, will not be open 24 hours each day. All store hours can be found online at Toysrus.com/StoreLocator.
***Items that are not available to be shipped within 1-2 business days may not arrive by December 24. Only applicable to shipments within the continental United States. View the full Christmas Shipping Calendar for more details.
****Discounted/Free item must be of equal or lesser value to the lowest priced item purchased. Offers cannot be combined.
Toys"R"Us, Inc. is the world’s leading dedicated toy and baby products retailer, offering a differentiated shopping experience through its family of brands. Merchandise is sold in 865 Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us stores in the United States, Puerto Rico and Guam, and in more than 750 international stores and more than 250 licensed stores in 38 countries and jurisdictions. In addition, it exclusively operates the legendary FAO Schwarz brand and sells extraordinary toys at FAO.com. With its strong portfolio of e-commerce sites including Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com, it provides shoppers with a broad online selection of distinctive toy and baby products. Headquartered in Wayne, NJ, Toys"R"Us, Inc. has an annual workforce of approximately 66,000 employees 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 and Babies"R"Us on Facebook at Facebook.com/Toysrus and Facebook.com/Babiesrus and on Twitter at Twitter.com/Toysrus and Twitter.com/Babiesrus.
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