Customers turned up to shop the sales at its stores, only to find that they had been delayed. Toys R Us has not yet confirmed when the rescheduled sales will start. The iconic toy store and its sister company, Babies R Us, were meant to begin their big going-out-of-business sales on Thursday. One read: “Attention customers, liquidation sale has been delayed. Toys R Us told Business Insider that the sales had been delayed due to unforeseen circumstances and that they could begin Friday instead.