Toys R Us continues Chinese expansion

By end of September, toy retailer will operate 30 stores across 21 cities throughout China.
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Toys R Us is to open a further two stores in China in September as it continues its aggressive expansion drive in the territory.

The new openings - in Tianjing Galaxy Mall in Northern China and Nanning Mixc in Southern China - follow on the heels of the retailer's debut in Northern China earlier this month, with two stores opened in Beijing.

By the end of September, Toys R Us will operate 30 stores across 21 cities throughout China.

"As a company, international expansion is a key part of our overall strategy, and we are committed to further growth and investment in our business in China," said Jerry Storch, chairman and CEO at Toy R Us. "Our expansion inro Beijing is an important next step as we aggressively extend the Toys R Us brand throughout Asia."

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