Parents and kids wait in line for close to an hour at Coral Square mall in Coral Springs, Fla., for the Build-A-Bear Workshop Pay Your Age day event, Thursday, July 12, 2018. Customers were allowed customers to purchase a bear and pay their current age with a cap at $29, which was also available at its United Kingdom stores. The chain known for its customizable teddy bears and other stuffed toys couldn’t handle the crowds Thursday and had to turn shoppers away. (Carline Jean/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
Parents and kids wait in line for close to an hour at Coral Square mall in Coral Springs, Fla., for the Build-A-Bear Workshop Pay Your Age day event, Thursday, July 12, 2018. Customers were allowed customers to purchase a bear and pay their current age with a cap at $29, which was also available at its United Kingdom stores. The chain known for its customizable teddy bears and other stuffed toys couldn’t handle the crowds Thursday and had to turn shoppers away. (Carline Jean/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Carline Jean AP
Parents and kids wait in line for close to an hour at Coral Square mall in Coral Springs, Fla., for the Build-A-Bear Workshop Pay Your Age day event, Thursday, July 12, 2018. Customers were allowed customers to purchase a bear and pay their current age with a cap at $29, which was also available at its United Kingdom stores. The chain known for its customizable teddy bears and other stuffed toys couldn’t handle the crowds Thursday and had to turn shoppers away. (Carline Jean/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Carline Jean AP

Build-a-Bear halts too-popular “Pay Your Age” deal

July 12, 2018 05:47 PM