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KidX Club: Teddy Bear Tidy Up

 

Bring your teddy bear for a check-up! The Teddy Bear Doctors are here to help. They can fix minor repairs such as little tears and buttons. Bears will be a heart healthy seal of approval when they pass their inspection.

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The Columbus Toy and Collectible Show

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill The Columbus Toy and Collectible Show

Buy, sell, and trade new and vintage toys, video games, and collectibles! *Early buyer tickets are $10, buyers may arrive at 8:00 AM rather than 9:00 AM*

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Local Babies “R” Us Store Closing Due to Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy

Walker Evans Walker Evans Local Babies “R” Us Store Closing Due to Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy

Last September, national toy store chain Toys “R” Us filed for bankruptcy to restructure their five billion dollars worth of debt. The company stated that their 1,600 brick and mortar stores were “mostly profitable” at that point in time and did not announce any location closures. That changes today as the company has now announced […]

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Retailpocolypse: Toys “R” Us Files for Bankruptcy

Walker Evans Walker Evans Retailpocolypse: Toys “R” Us Files for Bankruptcy

The steady stream of large retail closures and bankruptcy filings in 2017 has slowed down over the summer months, but news this week from New Jersey-based Toys “R” Us has brought this year’s chain retail woes back into the spotlight. The company announced on Monday that it would be “commencing court-supervised processes to implement financial […]

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Evil tWin Opens Retail Shop in the Short North

Briana Ekanem Briana Ekanem Evil tWin Opens Retail Shop in the Short North

Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift for dad this year? Stop by Evil tWin, as it opens its doors on a spooky Friday the 13th at 11am. Evil tWin will be a new addition to the Short North this weekend, with a focus on unique and out of this world gadgets and gizmos. From comics to […]

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Shop Talk: Big Fun Toy Store

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Shop Talk: Big Fun Toy Store

If you’re feeling a little down, you might want to swing by Big Fun Toy Store, which opens its doors May 31. Occupying the 1,200-square-foot former Europia space at 672 N. High St., Big Fun is reentering the Columbus market after leaving it in the mid-nineties. (The first time around, Big Fun was located near the Ohio […]

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First Look: Big Fun Toy Store

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Cleveland-based Big Fun Toy Store is opening a new Short North store on Friday, May 31st. The new shop will carry a wide variety of gifts, party supplies, toys, collectables and more. Fore more info, check out the full profile on the new store, here: Shop Talk: Big Fun Toy Store. Browse the photos […]

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