San Francisco Business Times by , Web Editor Related: Retailing & Restaurants, Emeryville, Executive Profiles Web Editor- San Francisco Business Times Teaching toy maker LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. hired Greg Ahearn as its first chief marketing officer. John Barbour, CEO of the Emeryville company (NYSE: LF) will be Ahearn's boss. Ahearn worked previously at Toys R Us Inc. of Wayne, N.J., where he handled all marketing, advertising and promotions for that company and also Babies R Us and the FAO Schwarz brand in the United States. Before that he was vice president of marketing at the OddzOn toy unit of
Very Important Baby Card Allows Moms and Dads to Earn Up to $200 Annually Toward the Purchase of Diapers, Wipes, Formula and Baby Food at "R"Us(R) Stores Nationwide WAYNE, N.J., Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Babies"R"Us(R) today launched the Very Important Baby (V.I.B.) program, providing parents an opportunity to earn a 10% bonus savings on baby essentials*. The complimentary V.I.B. card is much like a debit card and can be used toward purchases of any brand of diapers, wipes, formula and baby food at "R"Us(R) stores nationwide. To help parents stretch their dollars, every time money is loaded
Toys R Us stores will remain open nationwide for 112 uninterrupted hours beginning at 6 a.m. Dec. 20 until 10 p.m. Dec. 24 for last minute holiday shoppers. In conjunction with the extended operation hours, Toys R Us will also hold a two-day sale Dec. 20-21 offering big deals on some of the seasons must-have gifts including Air Swimmers eXtreme from Animal Planet, The Trash Pack garbage truck from Moose Toys, Radica Fijit Friends from Mattel and Sesame Street Lets Rock Elmo from Hasbro. For the second consecutive year, our stores will remain open continuously during the days leading
WAYNE, N.J. -- Toys"R"Us announced that its stores nationwide will remain open for 112 uninterrupted hours beginning at 6am on Tuesday, Dec. 20 and continuing through 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve. In conjunction with continuous shopping during the last few days leading up to Christmas, Toys"R"Us will hold a two-day sale from Tuesday, Dec. 20 to Wednesday, Dec. 21. "For the second consecutive year, our stores will remain open continuously during the days leading up to Christmas, allowing shoppers more time and more ways to shop with Toys"R"Us than ever before," said Greg Ahearn, chief marketing officer for Toys"R"Us
Getting a jump on other retailers, Toys"R"Us is throwing open its doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving night. The toy retailer said it would issue its Thanksgiving weekend circular on Nov. 24, offering more than 100 deals on 28 pages in newspapers across the country.
Toys"R"Us is making its annual holiday print catalog digitally available via email, Facebook and the retailer's website. The print book also features QR codes that can be scanned for additional product information.