Leisure Stores Ltd was set up as the retail arm of John G. Cassar Ltd, an established toy importer and distributor. It opened its first toy shop in San Gwann in 1992.
The company has two distinct operations:
There are 5 Junior’s Fun and Learn Centres in Malta’s main shopping areas. Apart from the outlet in San Gwann which remains the company’s flagship store, it operates outlets at The Point and the Plaza shopping malls in Sliema, Baystreet in St. Julian’s and the Embassy complex in Valletta.
Today, Junior’s is by far the largest specialised toy retailer in Malta, employing 40 people. The Junior’s outlets stock all top international brands of toys and also buy in specialised. exclusive brands.
The company became a Hamleys franchisee in Malta in 2015, opening Hamleys’ 54th international outlet at the PAMA Shopping Village in Mosta.