Toys R Us, Inc.

Industry: Speciality Stores

Fortune Rank: 171

TOY is a retailer of children's products. As of 2/03, TOY operated 1,595 retail stores, consisting of Kids R Us children's stores, Babies R Us infant stores and educational specialty stores. For the 13 weeks ended 4/30/05, net sales rose 4% to $2.13B. Net loss rose 46% to $41M. Revenues reflect strong sales of video game products and the addition of 19 Babies R Us stores. Net loss reflects an increase in bonus expenses.

Toys "R" Us, Inc. is a worldwide specialty retailer of toys, baby products and children's apparel. As of January 29, 2005, the Company operated 1,499 retail stores worldwide. These consisted of 898 locations in the United States, comprising of 681 toy stores and 217 specialty baby-juvenile stores under the name Babies "R" Us. Internationally, as of January 29, 2005, it operated, licensed or franchised an aggregate of 601 stores. Toys "R" Us, Inc. also sells merchandise through its Internet sites. On October 26, 2004, Toys "R" Us, Inc. acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of capital stock of SB Toys, Inc.

Toys R Us, Inc.

Toys R Us, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Toys R Us, Inc. was ranked number 171 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 171st largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Toys R Us, Inc. achieved revenue of $13,568.00 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $312.00 million.

Toys R Us, Inc.' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 171st compared to 192nd in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $13,724 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $218 million (a change of $94 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Toys R Us, Inc. would be ranked 277th rather than 171st due to its profits of $312 in 2010.

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