What happened? :(
A: Walmart happened.
Toys R Us is dying.
What is hot?
- Vulli Sophie the Giraffe Teether
Baby Product (Vulli)
- Phthalates and BPA free
- Made of 100% natural rubber and food paint
- Numerous parts to chew and play safely
- Cloud b Sleep Sheep On The Go Travel Sound Machine with Four Soothing Sounds
Baby Product (Cloud b)
- Easily attaches to car seats and strollers with Velcro strap
- Removable inner pillow with soft cotton outer casing
- Sleep sheep plays soothing sounds for baby
- amy coe Knit Giraffe - Toys R Us Exclusive
Toy (Amy Coe)
- Melissa & Doug Giraffe Plush
Toy (Melissa & Doug)
- Cuddly and huggable
- Stands on its own
- Recommended Age Range 3 Years and up
- Giraffe Gregory Plush Toy Stuffed Animal Large 25" Christmas Collectible
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Toxic Toys, a Dead Giraffe & The Teamsters | LaborUnionReport.com
The Teamsters have had plenty of experience with private equity firms, and it hasn’t been pretty. Time and again, private equity firms have bought good, profitable Teamster employers only to devour their cash.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.’s history with Teamster employers is one of underinvestment, stretching workers and equipment to the breaking point. KKR’s pattern has been to kick to the curb the carcasses of what were once productive enterprises.
A Toys R Us source says it could be because of prior activities between the union and the retailer’s co-owner, Kohlberg Kravis & Roberts, a private equity concern with $54.4 billion in assets under management.
KKR is moving to take the Toys R Us public in an $800 million IPO next year.
The Teamsters union has long battled KKR for various labor practices at companies KKR owns stakes in, and for business practices the union feels will hurt its investments in its $100 billion pension and benefits fund.
Out of chance rather than desire I’ve seen the Olympic torch relay about ten times and the novelty had worn off after the first time. A nice idea but I think the symbolism of the lone torch...
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Star Wars Island In Geoffrey's JungleGeoffreys Jungle, the fun, interactive free app available for iPad and Android tablets, features ToysRUs mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe as he embarks on a safari adventure through different islands full of games and surprises.
Just in time to celebrate May the Fourth, Geoffreys Jungle features the all-new Star Wars Island. Kids can now interact and play games featuring their favorite Star Wars heroes and villains, including Yoda and Anakin Skywalker.
The adventure in Geoffreys Jungle begins with players customizing their own explorer character for the game, choosing the gender, skin tone and apparel for their explorer, including hat, shirt, pants and shoes. Children can also choose from approximately 20 first and last names for their character, such as Noah Toucana or Sandy Savannah.
Arriving with Geoffrey the Giraffe on their very own starship, little adventurers can explore Star Wars Island and play the following games: