Toys R Us is an American toy and baby products retailer and has more than 700 international stores in 36 countries including in the United States and Puerto Rico. Toys R Us is headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey and employs more than 70,000 employees all around the globe. Toys R Us mission is to bring joy into the lives of their customers. To be able to do the mission, Toys R Us focus on transforming their customer experience and develop a high performing team to drive that passion and position the business for the growth and success.
Toys R Us has been the favorite destination for kids and adults as well. The company offers a lot of variety of toys, learning aids, electronics, games, and children apparel and baby accessories. They offer unique toys and old time favorites under greater value. Toys R Us has become the toy destination around the world and celebrates more than 30 years as the leading toy retailer in the world.
Toys R Us also developed their mobile-optimized sites and app in the market around the globe which includes Australia, Canada, Germany, Austria, France, Japan, Portugal, Spain and the U.K. Toysrus.com was founded in 1998 and became the leading online store for toys and video games and items for babies.
Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus started his dream of creating a child oriented business in 1948. He named his store Children’s Bargain Town which was located in Washington, D.C. It was built to serve the post-war baby boom era. He filled his store with cribs and baby furniture and ran the store by himself from bookkeeping to delivering the merchandise to his customers. Later on, he got some request for toys for older children and Lazarus focus changed in 1957 and named his store Toys R Us. In 1966, Toys R Us was acquired by Interstate Department Store. Lazarus used the supermarket model for his store, wherein he allows his customers to pick the products and pay for the items at the cashier. In 1978, Toys R Us went public and used an iconic mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe which was introduced in 1960. In 1983, the company engaged in children’s clothing and opened their first Kids R Us stores in New York and New Jersey. In 1984, Toys R Us opened their first international store in Canada and Singapore. In 2011, the company had a joint venture with Li Fung Retailing in Greater China and Southeast Asia, particularly in Brunei, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand and China.
Toys R Us Warehouse Jobs
DC Inbound Department Manager
As the Inbound Department Manager, you will manage all the aspects of the department of hourly associates. You will ensure the timely completion of the workload that is relevant to the standards and guidelines of the company.
DC Outbound Operations Manager
As the Outbound Operations Manager, you will guide and direct the team in its daily operation. You will develop and improve the operational activities of the DC with a focus on productivity, quality, safety and loss prevention.
Warehouse Operations Team Members
As a team member, you will handle the unloading of all cartons for store shipments, store returns, sorts cartons and operates a variety of material handling equipment like reach truck and forklift.
As a clerical specialist, you will perform a variety of technical and specialized clerical duties which includes document preparation, record processing and other administrative support assigned by the department.
Benefits of Working at Toys R Us
Toys R Us is the leading toy and baby products retailer in the world. The company is considered as the world’s trusted brands. Toys R Us also recognizes their employees as the greatest assets which are all committed and have diverse talents. The company believes in providing their employees with competitive package that includes the following: health insurance, dental and vision insurance, 401K Plan, maternity and paternity leave, reduced or flexible hours, vacation and paid time off, sick days, employee discount and employee assistance program.