Toys R Us

Toys R Us was hurt by declining birthrates in the United States and other countries.

Toys R Us

 March 15 at 4:04 PM

Toys R Us

Toys R Us

There are endless reasons a big-box toy store would collapse during a retail apocalypse — and Toys R Us acknowledged a number of them in its most recent annual filing: the teetering tower of debt incurred by its private-equity owners, competition from Amazon, Walmart and Target.

They even wrung their hands about app stores, labor costs and potential tariffs raising the costs of the imported goods they sell.

But one risk stood out. Toys R Us said there just weren’t enough babies (emphasis ours):

 

Toys R Us

Toys R Us

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