Argos to trial new distribution model

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Argos is planning to trial a hub and spoke distribution model in January, which it hopes will offer rapid deliveries to its stores. The trial, which forms part of a five year transformation plan that Argos hopes will reinvent itself as a leader in digital retail, was revealed in parent company Home Retail Group’s half-year results yesterday. According to the statement, trials will begin in January 2013 and will test both operational efficiencies and the impact a hub and spoke […]