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AcronymDefinition
ARGOSAdvanced Research and Global Observation Satellite
ARGOSAdvanced Rocketry Group of Switzerland
ARGOSArt and Restoration Glossary Operating System
ARGOSAssociation of Research Groups for Spinal Osteosynthesis (est. 1996)
ARGOSAUTEC Real-Time Graphic Online Support System
ARGOSArmy Global Outlook System (US Army)
ARGOSAirborne Remote Geographic/Oceanographic System
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Sainsbury's has committed to opening 250 Argos concessions over three years, with boss Mike Coupe saying every supermarket in the country will eventually have either a store in-store or a click and collect point.
Hernandez, head of Argo Groups International Business, the combination of Ariel Re and Argo Re will result in a market-leading business and will make a meaningful and immediate contribution to earnings and return on equity.
Sainsbury's will increase the number of Argos concessions from 13 to 30 and open five mini Habitat stores within its supermarkets over the coming months.
According to the companies, this extension will enable shoppers to select products from a much wider range of eBay sellers for collection from about 650 Argos stores.
Argos, famous for selling everything from toasters and TVs to jewellery and bedding, has struggled amid growing competition from supermarkets, online retailers and specialists.
46%-owned by Argos Resourcesa[euro](tm) executive chairman Ian Thomson.
Led by John Hogan, a geologist, who joined the Board in 2005, Argos Resources has a 100% interest in Production Licence PL001 covering an area of approximately 1,126 square kilometres in the North Falkland Basin.
It's an Argos catalogue but the side of it is gaffer-taped and it's just burst through my dining room window and hit my cat.
The store is one of 33 Index outlets bought by Argos from rival retailer Littlewoods in a pounds 44m deal.
The Competition Appeal Tribunal in London upheld a decision by the Office of Fair Trading last year that Liverpool-based Littlewoods and Argos had illegally fixed prices of some Hasbro games and toys.
9billion bid for Argos came after a sharp fall in Argos shares, caused by a dismal trading statement in mid-January following disappointing pre-Christmas sales.
EQT Infrastructure and Argos Group will together continue to develop and grow the storage and terminal operations in the port of Rotterdam.