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Press release, 2017-01-03

SpyNet® Video Touch Watch has possible malware infection. A piece of malware has been detected on toy SpyNet® Video Touch Watches from JAKKS Pacific, Inc., and as a precautionary measure, JAKKS is voluntarily informing customers about the matter. The product is no longer sold in BR and TOYS”R”US stores in the Nordics. The malware will […]

New TOYS”R”US in Umeå, Sweden

Grand opening March 17th Thursday the 17 March, we opened our great new TOYS”R”US in Umeå (3220) The opening campaign from Thursday to Monday 22nd was hugely popular, attracting almost 4,800 customers to our small Umeå store. We will be following the success of the new store with great excitement!

NEW CEO AT TOP-TOY

Current CEO of TOP-TOY, Peter Gjørup, has decided to resign his position and enter the Board of Directors. Søren Torp Laursen will take over the management of the company as TOP-TOY’s new CEO. Last year, the Gjørup family announced that they were looking for a strategic partner, who could add both capital and additional competencies […]

BR’s Christmas catalogue is out

Read it and mark your Christmas wishes! Santa and his reindeers have been busy, distributing the 2015 BR Christmas catalogue to all our young friends in the Nordic countries and Germany. If you weren’t on their route, you can have a peek at your local version here: Denmark Sweden Norway Finland Germany Hohoho and a […]

TOYS”R”US reveals the top 12 hits for Christmas 2015

‘Interactive’ and ‘movie hits’ toys are the two main themes in TOYS”R”US’s list of what the company expect to be top hits among children this year’s Christmas. These toys are already available in all TOYS”R”US stores and online. Read this text in Danish or Swedish here. As the destination with everything for children TOYS”R”US encourages […]

EQT acquires 75% of TOP-TOY

TOP-TOY has decided to enter into a partnership with EQT VII, who will acquire 75% of TOP-TOY. EQT will support TOP-TOY in our ambition to become the undisputed no. 1 toy retailer in the Nordics, selling products that make children happy through our BR and TOYS”R”US stores. EQT is a leading private equity group in […]

Strong result at TOP-TOY

Today, toy retailer TOP-TOY presents its annual result with a turnover of 4 billion and a 62% growth in EBITDA. A new strategic focus is behind the strong comeback. The fiscal year 2014/15, which ended June 30th has been a significant year for TOP-TOY, both financially and in terms of future prospects. With a growth […]

TOP-TOY donates funds to Save the Children

To ease suffering among refugee children In response to the current refugee crisis in Europe, where we see large number of children suffering, TOP-TOY has decided to donate DKK 50 for every full time employee in TOP-TOY to Save the Children’s emergency fund. When deciding to donate money we have consulted with experts in the […]

New TOP-TOY strategy will drive future growth

Fast decision-making and clear accountability in support of Strategy 2020 TOP-TOY has launched a new, more agile management model to drive the implementation of the company’s ambitious 2020 strategy, announced earlier this year. The new setup aims for clear accountability and fast decision-making, based on a strongly customer-centric approach and retail focus. One CEO leading […]