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Reinforcing Commercial Operation

Richard Manners joins TOP-TOY as new Chief Commercial Officer On April 18th, seasoned retailer, Richard Manners, joined TOP-TOY’s Executive Management Team to head up Category and Product Development and Management for the around 300 BR and TOYS”R”US stores in the Nordic market. Richard Manners offers TOP-TOY’s Executive Management Team nearly 20 years of experience from […]

TOP-TOY welcomes new CFO

Christian K. Hertz Jakobsen joins BR and TOYS”R”US’ Executive Management Team In the spring of 2018, Christian K. Hertz Jakobsen took his seat as new CFO of the BR and TOYS”R”US stores in the Nordic region. Christian K. Hertz Jakobsen joins TOP-TOY’s Executive Management Team with several years of international experience within finance and global […]

Per Sigvardsson to be appointed CEO of TOP-TOY A/S

The Board of Directors of TOP-TOY A/S is pleased to announce the appointment of Per Sigvardsson as new CEO.  Per Sigvardsson, currently CEO of Granngården, a leading Swedish retailer will replace current CEO Søren Torp Laursen. “Søren and I have since late summer discussed the long-term direction of TOP-TOY and the best profile to lead the […]

Strengthening customer centricity and operational excellence

On January 31st, 2018 the experienced retailer, Lars Lundqvist, joins the Executive Management Team at TOP-TOY to strengthen customer centricity and executional excellence in the operation of TOP-TOY’s more than 300 BR and TOYS”R”US stores in the Nordics. Lars Lundqvist is no novice to the retail world, but has proven retail experience from years with […]

Despite international rumours, TOYS”R”US in the Nordics is not threatened by bankruptcy

In reply to rumours circulating in recent days that Toys”R”US Inc. is threatened by bankruptcy, Danish TOP-TOY, who operates TOYS”R”US in the Nordics, clarifies that a potential bankruptcy will have no effect on the chain of toy stores in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland. TOP-TOY merely has a licensing agreement with Toys”R”Us Inc. TOP-TOY, who […]

TOYS”R”US opens in Herning, Denmark

From October 1st, the children of Herning will have their very own TOYS”R”US to visit. On October 1st, TOYS”R”US will open their 17th store in Denmark. The build-up of the new 1400m2 toy store has already begun in Herning, where customers in the future will find their new toy store with the wide selection, competitive […]

BR opens new flagship store on Algade 9 in Aalborg!

Families in Aalborg can look forward to late October, when BR celebrates the opening of its new flagship store with great offers and events for the kids of Aalborg. The toy chain with more than 50 years of expertise in how to make children happy is about to merge the two existing BR stores in […]

Organisational changes in TOP-TOY

TOP-TOY is part of a dynamic and constantly changing retail market, and in this market we need a business which is extremely agile, competitive, and efficient. We have evaluated our organisation and have concluded that our current setup is in need of adjustment; an adjustment which regrettably includes reducing the number of employees. Consequently, on […]