End of an era: Toys 'R' Us stores close for good

A Toys 'R' Us Store As Company Gets 11th Hour Bid From Little Tikes's Larian

Toys R Us shoppers have been taking their last selfies with Geoffrey the giraffe and making their final purchases. Employees at the Boynton Beach, Florida, store made their frustrations known by hanging signs around the store and protesting outside, WPTV reported. Her photo of Geoffrey the Giraffe leaving got the most attention, receiving almost 300,000 shares on Facebook.

"The company's operations outside of the USA and Canada, including its operations in Europe and Australia and its approximately 255 licensed stores and joint venture partnership in Asia, which are separate entities, are not part of the Chapter 11 filing", a spokesperson said, according to Newsweek.

The company announced back in September 2017 plans to file for bankruptcy, according to the Deseret News.

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There's no more Toys "R" Us kids'.

The toy store opened its doors 70 years ago.

The toy retailer is set to close its remaining 200.

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"I think Geoffrey the Giraffe signifies fun and childhood memories", a zoo representative told CBS San Antonio affiliate KENS. Toys R Us' troubles have also shaken some big toy makers like Mattel and Hasbro.

Five former Toys R Us executives, including former CEO David Brandon, shared $8.2 million in retention bonuses.

"This is a chance for Geoffrey and the great people at Toys "R" Us to leave a legacy gift that has the potential to change the world and bring smiles to children for generations to come", the fundraiser reads.

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They see him winning trophies every season with Barcelona - so they expect him to do exactly the same in the national team. Lionel Messi is frustrated and desperate to turn Argentina's World Cup around, according to Javier Mascherano.

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