• This billionaire toy executive has a last-ditch mission to save Toys R Us before it's too late

    6 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Isaac Larian's $1 billion GoFundMe campaign to save Toys R Us came up short. But, undeterred, he plans to submit a formal bid to buy 274 stores and use the brand name.
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  • Bratz maker's CEO bids $890 million for Toys 'R' Us stores

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Bratz doll maker MGA Entertainment said on Friday its billionaire founder and chief executive, Isaac Larian, had made an $890 million bid for Toys 'R' Us stores in the United States and Canada.
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  • A Billionaire Toy Maker Will Still Try to Buy Hundreds of Closing Toys ‘R' Us Stores, Despite Failed Crowdfunding Attempt

    6 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Billionaire toy maker Isaac Larian isn't letting a failed crowdfunding effort stand in the way of his plans to buy hundreds of Toys ‘R' Us stores.
    Larian had attempted to raise $200 million from other investors and toy companies, but secured only $59,000 in three weeks, the Los Angeles Times reports. Nonetheless, the businessman has said he will still submit a $675 million bid to purchase 274 Toys ‘R' Us stores, and a separate $215 million bid to buy 82 Canadian locations, according to the Times.
    Larian is the CEO of MGA Entertainment, the company behind products such as LOL Surprise and...
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  • A billionaire just bid $890 million to save Toys R Us

    A billionaire just bid $890 million to save Toys R Us

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Isaac Larian, CEO of toy company MGA Entertainment, on Friday bid $890 million for more than 300 Toys R Us stores in the US and Canada.
    "OK. I followed through on my part," Larian wrote on LinkedIn late Thursday. "Now it's up to them to accept. Time is of the essence."
    Billionaire toy tycoon Isaac Larian has made a last-minute effort to save Toys R Us from going out of business.
    Larian, the CEO of the toy company MGA Entertainment, on Friday bid $890 million for more than 300 Toys R Us stores in the US and Canada.
    "OK. I followed through on my part," Larian wrote on LinkedIn late Thursday...
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  • A billionaire just bid $890 million to save Toys R Us

    A billionaire just bid $890 million to save Toys R Us

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Isaac Larian, CEO of toy company MGA Entertainment, on Friday bid $890 million for more than 300 Toys R Us stores in the US and Canada.
    "OK. I followed through on my part," Larian wrote on LinkedIn late Thursday. "Now it's up to them to accept. Time is of the essence."
    Billionaire toy tycoon Isaac Larian has made a last-minute effort to save Toys R Us from going out of business.
    Larian, the CEO of the toy company MGA Entertainment, on Friday bid $890 million for more than 300 Toys R Us stores in the US and Canada.
    "OK. I followed through on my part," Larian wrote on LinkedIn late Thursday...
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