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Toys "R" Us

Cutting-edge designs on show


Monday, 9 January, 2012, 12:00am

Li & Fung eyes US$1b in retail unit spin-off

Family-owned group plans HK initial public offering this year

The family of Li & Fung Group, owner of Hong Kong's listed blue-chip retail supplier, plans to raise about US$1 billion by spinning off its privately owned mainland and Asia-Pacific retail business in an initial public offering in Hong Kong later this year, according to market sources.

17 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Style guru

Bringing up baby - in style - is a lot easier nowadays. Sporty separates, logomania, chic accessories and this season's shoes walked straight off the runway and into the romper room, where infants are going ga-ga for Gucci and cooing for Christian Dior.

Just don't call them cute.

10 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Li & Fung ponders retail arm listing

Li & Fung, one of Hong Kong's oldest trading companies, is again contemplating the relisting of its privately held retail division.

Managing director William Fung Kwok-lun said the company had spoken to a number of brokerages about the relisting of the retail arm, which operates Circle K, Toys 'R' Us and Fotomax stores.

3 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Chill winds are in store

I HOPE Ocean Terminal's Toys R Us took note of a recent article regarding the turning down of air-conditioning. After walking around their store trying to buy a present for my three-year-old daughter Claire, I was reduced to a teeth chattering, goose-bumped being.

3 Aug 1993 - 12:00am