Toys R Us will open a second outlet in Aberdeen, whilst The Entertainer will launch in Preston.
The toy retailers will create a combined 24 jobs in the run up to Christmas.
Toys R Us will open in the Bon Accord Centre and has created 15 jobs.
The new store manager, Beth Wickham, said: “We’ve been looking for the right store in Bon Accord for some time so we are delighted to now be here with a great team of 15 new staff ready to enjoy the Christmas festivities in the shopping centre.”
The Entertainer will be opening in St George’s Shopping Centre on Saturday 21st November.
Gary Grant, managing director and founder of The Entertainer, said: “After experiencing such solid growth across the UK, we are pleased to announce the opening of the Preston store. St George’s Shopping Centre itself continues to offer a strong retail position for our store as it attracts large numbers of family shoppers who are demanding more toy shopping choice on the high street and within shopping centres. We look forward to bringing joy and wonder to the children of Preston.”