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Argos.co.uk (Argos Online) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Web address:-http://www.argos.co.uk What is Argos.co.uk? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Argos.co.uk is the online shopping facility of the famous company Argos that first opened its doors to the public in July 1973 offering a huge 4700 products ... Read review

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Community Level 6welshwicke...

welshwickedone

The Big, Big Book online for even easier access ! Review with images

AdvantagesReservation,stock checking, delivery, security and ease of use

DisadvantagesNone

"...facility of the famous company Argos that first opened its doors to the public in July 1973 offering a huge 4700 products for sale in there first 250-page catalogue. The idea was that the company produced a catalogue to promote all the products you could buy from them and allowing them to have smaller shops as they only required minimal display features and payment features with a warehouse at the back of this facility. This allowed the customers ..." Read review
07.09.2006

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Community Level 7Lizard_Lover

Lizard_Lover

Everything but the kitchen sink

AdvantagesThe ability to reserve items and collect from your local store if you do not want to pay the delivery charge

DisadvantagesThe search function could do with some updating

"Having shopped at Argos for the past ten years regularly, both via the web and in their shops, I have come to the conclusion that there is little need for me to visit the stores any more, due to the wonderful service I receive by ordering online. Argos stock just about every conceivable item you could want for the home, together with personal items, garden furniture and toys. How many times have you braved the crowds at Christmas time, and had ..." Read review
08.03.2004

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Wow, that was fast.....

AdvantagesGifts for all occasions | Reasonable prices | 16 day money back guarantee

DisadvantagesDelivery charge a little high for smaller (cheaper) items | Site a little slow to load

"I love looking through the Argos catalogue, there's always so many different items that I didn't realise I couldn't live without. And it's such a wonderful way of composing gift lists, but it does have it's disadvantages... ...There are normally long queues in my local store to just pay for your goods, and then you might find out that the person in front of you has just bought the last of that must have item (believe me that's happened to me more ..." Read review
03.12.2005

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Community Level 4rosebud10

rosebud10

Don't shop for it! Argos it!!

AdvantagesSaves you time.

DisadvantagesCan be slightly confusing.

" I have shopped at Argos since I can remember. I remember going in with my mum and dad when I was a kid. But even back then, the queue were diabolical!! Even now, you go into the store, Try to find a parking space, wait ages to get to a catalogue, and then find your items out of stock. Then You get stuck in a mile long queue to pay. Once you pay, you then have to wait for your item. Now they think they are clever with their new waiting system. But ..." Read review
27.02.2006

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Community Level 9LostWitness

LostWitness

I Need Sunglasses

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DisadvantagesSee review

"...products offered that has established Argos as a major high street retailer. The Home Page =========== The Argos home page looks rather like an explosion in a paint factory. In keeping with the latest wave of bold, bright television commercials, you may want to put some sunglasses on before you have a look. The page takes an average amount of time to load – I can’t help but think that the removal of some of the bright photographs ..." Read review
16.10.2001

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