Kristin Skjelfjord Bergman will take over the running of TOP-TOY’s 67 BR and TOYS”R”US stores in Norway
Kristin Skjelfjord Bergman joins TOP-TOY from a position as managing director in ‘Brandstad Drift’, and brings with her solid retail experience from ‘Glitter’ and ‘JC Jeans’ among other companies.
“I am very happy to welcome Kristin, who has a thoroughly convincing professional background within Norwegian retail to the sales team in our organisation”, Søren Blangsted, Chief Sales Officer at TOP-TOY says.
TOP-TOY is stepping up its growth ambition and plans to open quite a few more BR and TOYS”R”US stores in Norway in the coming years. The appointment of a VP sales exclusively to Norway is according to Søren Blangsted a welcome booster for the company’s plans to grow their sales fleet.
“Recruiting Kristina Skelfjord Bergman, who is not only a highly competent retailer and inspiring leader, but also our first Norwegian to take on the VP sales role in Norway is a definite coup for TOP-TOY”, Søren Blangsted says and continues: “I am convinced that Kristin can offer us exactly the know-how, ideas and experience necessary to carry out our strategy and vision for BR and TOYS”R”US in Norway”.
TOP-TOY is the leading retailer within toys and products for children in the Nordics. TOP-TOY operates the well-known toy chains BR and TOYS”R”US with more than 300 stores and eight web shops. TOP-TOY operates the Nordic TOYS”R”US stores under a licensing agreement with Toys”R”Us, Inc. TOP-TOY builds on strong values and a passion for play, is dedicated to business sense and has the desire to meet and surpass the customers’ expectations. TOP-TOY employs around 3,300 people.
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