Argos Ltd., a multi-channel retailer, sells general merchandise and products for homes through a network of stores, online, and over the telephone in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The company markets clothing, kitchen and laundry products, home furniture, garden and DIY products, sports and leisure products, health and personal care items, home entertainment systems, video games, photography products, office products, PCs, phones, toys and games, nursery products, jewelry and watches, and Christmas items and gifts. It also engages in recycling waste packaging, carrier bags, furniture, electrical waste products, and batteries. The company was incorporated in 1972 and is based in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom. Argos Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of Home Retail Group.