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JAKKS says ‍does not anticipate any long-term material adverse impact from Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy ​

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 01:31pm EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - JAKKS Pacific Inc ::JAKKS comments on Toys ‘R’ Us bankruptcy; updates 2017 forecast.Does not anticipate any long-term material adverse impact from Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy filing​.Says ‍company is revising its forecast since it now expects to sustain a net loss and negative earnings per share for year​.Anticipates no significant impact on its ability to execute on-going corporate initiatives and business operations.Still expects to have positive EBITDA, as adjusted, for year, although not higher than prior year, as previously announced​.JAKKS now expects to recognize charges against income for 2017 fiscal year.Sales to Toys 'R' Us were anticipated to account for about 5 pct - 6 pct of co's net sales for Q3, Q4.Co does not know what amount of previously anticipated sales to Toys 'R' Us in Q3, Q4 will be realized.

Focus Home Interactive changes release dates of games

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 01:23pm EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - FOCUS HOME INTERACTIVE SA ::TARGET OF € 100 MILLION TURNOVER IN 2018‍​.CHANGED RELEASE DATE OF GAMES VAMPYR AND CALL OF CTHULHU TO 2018 FROM THE END OF 2017.‍SPINTIRES : MUDRUNNER TO BE RELEASED IN 2017​.CHANGES IN RELEASE DATES MEAN 2017 REVENUE WILL BE AROUND EUR 15 MILLION LOWER THAN EXPECTED.

‍Fitch says Retail institutional default rate could top 10% with Toys R Us​

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 11:20am EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Fitch::‍Fitch says retail institutional default rate could top 10% with Toys R Us​.

‍Fitch says Retail institutional default rate could top 10% with Toys R Us​

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 11:20am EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Fitch::‍Fitch says retail institutional default rate could top 10% with Toys R Us​.

Taiwan Indigena Botanica says change of general manager

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 06:16am EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Taiwan Indigena Botanica Co Ltd <4415.TWO> ::* Says change of general manager to Cheng Jeng Tai, effective Sep. 20.

Playmates Holdings comments on Toys "R" Us bankruptcy

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 04:31am EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Playmates Holdings Ltd <0635.HK>:Toys "R" Us stores around world to continue to operate as usual after petition .As at date Ptl Group has account receivables exposure of about HK$31 million from toys "r" us.TRU's petition could affect collectability of account receivables exposure, as well as amount of co's future sales to TRU.Co not able to ascertain extent of impact petition might have on its performance from Toys R Us bankruptcy.

Bandai Namco Holdings to set up unit BANDAI NAMCO Holdings CHINA

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 02:14am EDT

Sept 20(Reuters) - Bandai Namco Holdings Inc <7832.T>:Says it will set up a wholly owned unit BANDAI NAMCO Holdings CHINA CO., LTD., a holding company, in Shanghai, in December.Says the unit will be capitalized at $30 million .

Character Group's board terminates contract of employment with Mark Dowding

Friday, 15 Sep 2017 02:00am EDT

Sept 15 (Reuters) - CHARACTER GROUP PLC ::SAYS FROM SEPT 15, KIRAN SHAH, JOINT MD OF GROUP WILL ASSUME RESPONSIBILITIES OF GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR.DIRECTORS RESOLVED THAT, BECAUSE OF A LOSS OF CONFIDENCE IN HIM BY SENIOR EXECUTIVE TEAM, MARK DOWDING'S CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT WITH GROUP HAS BEEN TERMINATED.

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