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Gifts & toys

Toy importers fined for wholesaling retailers unsafe goods
Two toy importers have been fined for wholesaling unsafe goods.

Toy importers fined for wholesaling retailers unsafe goods

Two toy importers have been fined a combined $118,000 for supplying unsafe goods to retailers in New Zealand. SDL Trading Limited was fined $64,000 in the Auckland District Court while Greenstar Holdings L...
Cranfields doubles down, as Wellington emerges from Covid-19 crisis
Wellington retail store Tip Shop saves landfill space
VIDEO: How Lego is killing it after almost 90 years

Gifts & toys Archives

Alceon Group in talks to bring more international brands to Australia

Investment firm executive director on new opportunities, Australian retail, and how Alceon gauges an investment.
Gifts & toys

Last-minute Christmas gift ideas from innovative retailers

Contributor Nathan Bush has got your Christmas shopping all wrapped up.

Alceon to open first certified Lego store in New Zealand

NZ’s first certified Lego store will open in Auckland on October 31.

Alceon rolling out more Lego stores

Company announces expansion plans for Lego in the region.

Lego opening first New Zealand store in Westfield Newmarket

The store will open in late 2019, and feature Lego-built NZ landmarks.

Toys ‘R’ Us launches on eBay

New store adds more than 4000 items to the online marketplace.

Lotsa Goodies fined over unsafe toys

Toy importer and retailer fined nearly $75,000 for selling unsafe toys.

Toys ‘R’ Us launching in New Zealand

Collapsed toy retailer returns with a new direction.

Fung Retailing may be forced to sell Toys R Us stake

Lenders try to have a US court force Hong Kong’s Fung Group to sell its stake in the profitable Asian subsidiary.

Toys ‘R’ Us Australia is shutting down

Approximately 700 workers will be affected as Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us are wound down.

Toys R Us searches for buyers as competitors wait in the wings

Online players and discount department stores slated to benefit if no suitor is found.

Ezibuy to open new flagship store

Multi-channel retailer signs lease with redeveloped centre.

Toys ‘R’ Us shuts down e-commerce

Toy giant's fire sale kicks off, but not online.

Toy billionaire launches $1 billion campaign to #SaveToysRUs

Campaign to save embattled retailer launches.

Toys’ R’ Us Asia “open for business” despite US collapse

Asian arm of troubled toy retailer unaffected by US collapse, joint venture partner says.