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Toys R Us to open four new stores in Australia

Published on: September 7th, 2017

Toys R Us will open four new stores across Victoria, Queensland, and New South Wales between September and November.

The four new stores will be located in Robina (Queensland), which will open on 16th September, Rutherford (NSW), which will open on 7th October, South Morang (Victoria), which will open on 14th October, and North Lakes (Queensland). The retailer’s store in North Lakes will be its 15th store to open over a three-year period.

Dianne Guerreiro, managing director of Toys R Us Australia, said they believe the expansion will have a beneficial impact on the local communities.

Dianne commented: “We are committed to giving our customers access to the latest and most exciting toy and baby products in Australia, and with each new location, we can make sure we’re reaching even more toy fans across the country.”

According to Dianne, it will be recruiting 60 to 80 new staff in each store.

Toys R Us currently has 39 stores across Australia, employing 2,300 staff members, which rises to 3,000 during the busy Christmas trading period.

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