Toys R Us secures first two locations in Southern Ireland

Toys R Us will open ten stores in Ireland over the next five years, in a bid to take on Smyths, currently the country’s most popular toy retailer.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
toysrus.gif

Toys R Us has secured its first two retail locations in Southern Ireland as the toy retail giant embarks on its plans to take on Smyths.

The retailer will occupy the Westend Shopping Park in Dublin, comprising of 10,000 square feet and the Parkway Retail Park in Limerick, boasting 17,800 square feet.

Toys R US Ireland chief executive, Brian Donoghue has since outlined his plans to open ten stores in Ireland.

“We are delighted to have chosen Westend Shopping Park and Parkway Retail Park as the location of our first two stores,” he told the Retail Gazette. “These locations gives us great exposure to our consumer.”

Earlier this month, Toys R Us revealed its plans to open ten stores n Ireland over the next five years, in a bid to take on Smyths, currently the country’s most popular toy retailer.

Related

Featured Jobs

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.

Liberty

UK Sales Agents

Liberty House Toys have been appointed as the exclusive UK distributor for the BiOBUDDi brand, and we are pleased to introduce this new unique, innovative and exciting range of 100% environmentally-friendly toy building blocks. We are seeking experienced sales agents with existing network in the toy retail market.

Gameplan Job Logo 620 x 349

Head of Product Development & Marketing

Our client is a privately owned French toy and games manufacturer which sells through distributors in forty countries. The company develops and sells innovative electronic interactive toys and games for the educational and gaming markets, and also takes suitable licenses. To progress its successful business development a Head of Product Development & Marketing is to to recruited.

HIT Entertainment Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Systems Administrator

The Contract System Coordinator is a newly created role to support the deal term entry process into Mattel’s new Contract Management System for its Licensing business. The role will support the Business Teams at the Deal & Amendment phase of the contracting process and act in conjunction with the System Administration team.