Argos has launched a same day delivery service for 20,000 of its products in a bid to get ahead of its competitors for the Christmas shopping season. The service, called Fast Track, will enable customers to choose from four delivery slots at checkout whether online or in-store. The slots – 07.00-10.00, 10.00-13.00, 14.00-18.00 or 19.00-22.00 – cover a 15 hour period during which Argos will potentially be delivering to homes across the country, every day of the year except Christmas. […]
More than 400 Argos employees are to strike next week, in protest at the proposed transfer of 96 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.
Owens Road Services has won a two year contract with Amazon, delivering loads between fulfilment centres.
Argos is planning to close its Magna Park site in Lutterworth and transfer most of the site’s operations to a Wincanton DC in Kettering.