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Argos.co.uk rolls out same day delivery in London

Argos will be trialling new delivery options from today, offering same day delivery to customers in the London area, something which could give the retailer a real advantage over its competitors. 

The new delivery options will be provided by startup Shutl, which aggregates same day delivery capacity across a range of couriers, and can deliver stock from stores to customers within 90 minutes. Customers will also have the alternative of selecting a one hour delivery slot with a 48 hour reservation window. 

Q&A: Tom Allason on e-commerce delivery startup Shutl

ShutlShutl promises to revolutionise e-commerce by solving issues around delivery and providing customers and retailers with same day and named hour delivery options.

The company’s official launch will be announced at LeWeb today by founder and CEO Tom Allason, who also founded eCourier in 2003.

I spoke to Tom last week about how Shutl works, and why Tom thinks it will be a game changer for e-commerce…