Unprecedented Saturday Savings Typically Reserved For the Day after Thanksgiving Begin at 6am; Early Bird Customers Will Have Access to In-Demand Products, As Stores Receive Fresh Shipments of Some of the Season's Hottest Toys in Time for the Weekend
WAYNE, NJ (December 1, 2011) – The countdown to Christmas is on at Toys“R”Us®! With 24 holiday shopping days left, THE toy authority today announced it will kick off December by replicating the excitement and fantastic deals of Black Friday with “Super Sale Saturday.” Beginning Saturday, December 3 at 6am, Toys“R”Us will offer over 85 mystery doorbusters in addition to storewide savings on playthings for children of every age.
With fresh shipments of the hottest toys arriving in stores in time for the weekend, the first customers at stores when the doors open on Saturday will have access to some of the season’s most in-demand gifts. Offering an unparalleled in-stock position of “must-have” toys, Toys“R”Us serves as the one-stop destination for parents and gift-givers on the hunt for the toys topping kids’ wish lists this holiday season.
“On Black Friday, we saw the pent-up demand to shop for the best deals AND the must-have toys. So, we’re recreating the excitement and savings of Black Friday with ‘Super Sale Saturday’ at Toys“R”Us stores,” said Greg Ahearn, Chief Marketing Officer, Toys“R”Us, U.S. “We believe our customers will be delighted with the unprecedented Saturday savings, extended hours to shop and even more inventory on some of the season’s hottest toys.”
“Super Sale Saturday” Provides Shoppers with a Second Helping of Black Friday
Whether they skipped out on shopping on Black Friday or are coming back for more, beginning Saturday, December 3 at 6am, Toys“R”Us customers will have a renewed opportunity to take advantage of the kinds of deals and doorbusters typically reserved for the day after Thanksgiving. This is in addition to incredible storewide savings on construction sets, learning toys, ride-on toys, collectibles and more. Customers can find out about the more than 85 mystery doorbusters by visiting Toysrus.com and Facebook.com/Toysrus beginning Friday night. Those who have registered their e-mail addresses and/or mobile phone numbers will be alerted to the deals by e-mail and SMS text messages. In-store signage will also be in place to help customers identify the doorbusters while they shop.
Following is a sneak peek at select doorbusters available at Toys“R”Us stores nationwide beginning 6am until stores close at 1am* on “Super Sale Saturday,” December 3, while supplies last:
FREE Victorious Fashion Doll with the purchase of a Victorious Tote – $16.99 Value
SAVE $100 on Furreal Friends Butterscotch Pony – Was $199.99; Now $99.99
SAVE $70 on Step2 Neat & Tidy Cottage – Was $169.99; Now $99.99
SAVE $30 on the RAZOR Siege or Powerwing Scooter – prices vary
SAVE $30 on Disney Princess Royal Talking Princess Kitchen – Was $69.99; Now $39.99
60% OFF Ben 10 Alien Creation Chamber Laboratory – Was $49.99; Now $20
50% OFF Fast Lane Stunt City Playset – Was $39.99; Now $19.99
50% OFF MindFlex Mental Game – Was $79.99; Now $39.99
BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE ALL Moshi Monsters 1-Pack, 3-Pack and Plush – prices vary
BUY ONE, GET ONE 50% OFF Citizen Uglydoll plush – prices vary
Early Bird Catches the Worm – Or the Flying Fish – With Fresh Shipments of the Hottest Toys
Just in time for the weekend, Toys“R”Us stores will receive fresh shipments of the season’s hottest toys, ensuring the first customers to enter the store at 6am on Saturday, December 3 have access to some of the most sought-after items, including:
Toys“R”Us stores will continue to receive daily deliveries of these toys and other top sellers through Christmas Eve.
Expanded Shopping Hours
Toys“R”Us stores across the country are opening earlier and closing later to accommodate more shoppers on “Super Sale Saturday” and throughout the weekend. Stores will be open during the following extended hours this weekend*:
Friday, December 2: 8am – 1am
Saturday, December 3: 6am – 1am
Sunday, December 4: 7am – 12midnight
New and Current Rewards“R”Us® Members Still Have Time to Earn 10% Back
New and current members of the company’s complimentary loyalty program, Rewards“R”Us, can earn 10 percent back on purchases made in-store and online at Toysrus.com. Now through Christmas Eve, Rewards“R”Us members can earn 10 percent back in “R”Us Dollars for every dollar spent on qualifying purchases**, including electronics. Members can participate in this special promotion by presenting their loyalty card at any “R”Us store nationwide or entering their loyalty number online with purchase at Toysrus.com or Babiesrus.com. “R”Us Dollars earned will be delivered to members via e-mail in January and can be used toward savings on future in-store purchases.***
*Store hours may vary. Stores in Paramus, NJ will close at 11pm, and select stores in Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Puerto Rico have varying store hours. Visit Toysrus.com/StoreLocator for store hours.
**Maximum reward accumulation during this holiday period is $50 “R”Us Dollars. Qualifying purchases exclude gift cards, shipping and handling charges and reward-eligible greeting cards, formula and diapers.
***Valid dates may vary on reward certificates.