Argos serve over 130 million customers a year through their stores and take 26% of sales through the internet channel alone. Four million customer orders either online or over the phone. On average, 18 million UK households, or around two thirds of the population, have an Argos catalogue at home at any time. Argos intend to open approximately 20 stores this financial year. The Argos website was the most visited high street retail website in the UK in 2008.