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Wal-Mart, Toys R Us Duel for Customers

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Wal-Mart, Toys R Us Duel for Customers

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Wal-Mart, Toys R Us Duel for Customers

Wal-Mart, Toys R Us Duel for Customers

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Already famous for aggressive price cutting, Wal-Mart is going after Toys R Us by slashing prices on popular toys very early in the holiday shopping season. The move is seen as a direct threat to the financially struggling toy retailer. Toys R Us is hoping it can fend off Walmart with a deeper inventory of toys. Laura Sydell reports.