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ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 12: University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon speaks to the media after being introducing Brady Hoke as the new head football coach to the media at the Junge Family Champions Center on January 12, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Dave Brandon Named CEO Of Toys “R” Us

Brandon, formerly the CEO of Domino’s Pizza, indicated he does not expect his lack of retail experience to be an issue.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

Shoppers looked for Black Friday deals at the new Menards in Livonia (Photo: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Metro Detroiters Line Up For The Best Black Friday Deals At Wide Variety Of Retailers

One Toys R’ Us worker said that the hot items this year are anything related to Disney’s Frozen, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Xbox and Playstation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2014

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Toys R Us Releases Black Friday Ad

Toys R Us is the latest retailer to release its Thanksgiving weekend sale ads online.

CBS Detroit–11/14/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Avengers Trailer Leaked & Is That Renee Zellweger?

This week, a major motion picture trailer leaks, a Hollywood favorite looks different, and a famed fashion designer dies.


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Toys R Us Reveals Hot Toy List For 2014 Holiday Season

If you have kids, you know they’re already planning out their Christmas list for Santa.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2014

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Toys R Us To Stay Open For 88 Hours Dec. 21 Through Christmas Eve

With Christmas right around the corner, Toys R Us announced that its stores nationwide will keep their doors open for 88 consecutive hours of shopping.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

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Shoppers Feeling The Rush To Finish Christmas Gift Buying

Many people were shopping for that “it” toy in metro Detroit this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2011


15 Toys Aiming To Be The Year’s Biggest Hits

Toys R Us is betting that 15 toys ranging from a flying, inflatable remote-control fish to tiny collectible monsters will be big hits this season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011

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Last Minute Shoppers Looking For Deals

Shopping done? Procrastinators are at stores, grabbing discounted clothing and can’t-go-wrong gift cards.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2010

Holiday Shoppers May Have Upper Hand

The Christmas shopping season doesn’t kick off for another six weeks, but retailers already are signaling they’re prepared to discount aggressively if needed to entice shoppers still skittish about spending.