2008 general Press Releases

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January 17, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR THE 2007 ULTIMATE TOY DRIVE TO BENEFIT AMERICA’S NEEDIEST CHILDREN
February 5, 2008 TOYS"R"US REAFFIRMS ITS COMMITMENT TO FIGHTING AUTISM
February 14, 2008 TOYS"R"US CHILDREN’S FUND DONATES $100,000 TO HELP CHILDREN IMPACTED BY MIDWEST TORNADOS
February 15, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. ANNOUNCES FURTHER ENHANCEMENTS TO ITS STRINGENT PRODUCT SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
February 28, 2008 TOYS"R"US KICKS OFF FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN TO BENEFIT AUTISM SPEAKS
March 4, 2008 BABIES"R"US REVEALS SEVEN NURSERY TRENDS FOR TODAY’S FASHION-FORWARD AND VALUE-CONSCIOUS PARENTS
March 31, 2008 TOYS"R"US INTRODUCES EXCLUSIVE LINE OF ECO-FRIENDLY TOYS
April 18, 2008 BARRY MANILOW, MARTIN SHORT LEND SUPPORT TO HELP RAISE $5.2 MILLION AT THE 2008 TOYS"R"US CHILDREN’S
May 6, 2008 BABIES"R"US IDENTIFIES GROWING TREND IN CREATING “GREEN” BABY REGISTRIES
May 12, 2008 TOYS"R"US IDENTIFIES FOUR KEY TRENDS THAT WILL DEFINE SUMMER PLAY
May 13, 2008 TOYS“R”US RAISES MORE THAN $1.5 MILLION TO BENEFIT AUTISM SPEAKS
July 1, 2008 TOYS"R"US AND LUCASFILM JOIN FORCES TO CELEBRATE STAR WARS™: THE CLONE WARS - THE LATEST CHAPTER IN THE STAR WARS SAGA
July 10, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SAFE KIDS WORLDWIDE TO HELP KEEP CHILDREN SAFE
July 31, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. AND DISNEY ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE LAUNCH OF SPECIALLY DESIGNED HALLOWEEN COSTUMES
July 31, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. APPLAUDS PASSAGE OF CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY IMPROVEMENT ACT
August 11, 2008 BABIES"R"US ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH DESIGNER AMY COE
September 3, 2008 TOYS"R"US TOY GUIDE FOR DIFFERENTLY-ABLED KIDS HELPS PARENTS AND LOVED ONES FIND THE RIGHT TOYS FOR CHILDREN WITH PHYSICAL, COGNITIVE OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
September 9, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. UNVEILS ENHANCED SAFETY MICROSITE WITH MONTH-LONG FOCUS ON BABY SAFETY
September 23, 2008 TOYS"R"US CHILDREN’S FUND DONATES $500,000 TO SAVE THE CHILDREN TO SUPPORT HURRICANE RELIEF EFFORTS
September 25, 2008 TOYS"R"US ANNOUNCES 2008 HOT TOY LIST FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON
October 6, 2008 TOYS"R"US HELPS KIDS ENJOY A ‘SPOOKTACULARLY’ SAFE HALLOWEEN
October 15, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. MAKES SHOPPING MORE REWARDING WITH NEW CUSTOMER LOYALTY PROGRAM
October 16, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. KICKS OFF ANNUAL TOYS FOR TOTS CAMPAIGN TO ‘MAKE A DIFFERENCE' TO CHILDREN IN NEED IN THE U.S.
October 17, 2008 “KIDS ARE A BIG DEAL” IN NEW TOYS"R"US HOLIDAY MARKETING CAMPAIGN
October 19, 2008 GEARING UP FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON, TOYS"R"US TO HIRE 35,000 SEASONAL EMPLOYEES AS IT HELPS CUSTOMERS MAKE THE RIGHT PURCHASING DECISIONS TO FIT THEIR BUDGETS
October 20, 2008 TOYS"R"US ANNOUNCES KEY TRENDS THAT WILL INFLUENCE KIDS’ WISH LISTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
October 27, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. LAUNCHES ENHANCED E-COMMERCE SITE WITH NEW FUNCTIONALITY AND FEATURES INCLUDING "WISH LIST" FOR KIDS, GIFT FINDER AND MORE
October 29, 2008 BABIES“R”US ANNOUNCES BIG SAVINGS AND DEALS ON HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR THE LITTLEST ONES
November 17, 2008 TOYS"R"US, INC. OFFERS TOY SHOPPING AND PLAY TIPS TO HELP PARENTS KEEP KIDS SAFE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
November 20, 2008 WITH MORE ITEMS, BIGGER SAVINGS AND BETTER DEALS THAN EVER, TOYS"R"US UNLEASHES UNPRECEDENTED BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND MEGA EVENT
November 24, 2008 TOYSRUS.COM TO OFFER HUNDREDS OF DEALS AND THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS IN SAVINGS FROM THANKSGIVING DAY THROUGH CYBER MONDAY
November 28, 2008 STATEMENT ON PALM DESERT, CA SHOOTING