1. Our online shop is aimed exclusively at consumers. According to § 13 of the United Kingdom Civil Code, a consumer is a natural person who concludes a legal transaction with a predominant objective that can be attributed neither to his/her commercial activities nor his/her work as a self-employed person. The following United Kingdom Terms and Conditions apply to all purchase contracts between us, and you as a consumer concluded using our online shop.
2. In all cases, it is the version of the United Kingdom Terms and Conditions available on the Websites, and hence the valid United Kingdom Terms and Conditions, at the time of concluding the contract that is decisive. Deviating, contradictory or supplementary agreements are not part of the contract unless we have explicitly agreed to these in writing in advance.
2. Contract conclusion
1. Upon concluding the order process by activating the "Buy now" button, you bindingly declare your offer to purchase the goods selected by you (order); we will immediately confirm receipt of the order by e-mail using the e-mail address provided by you. The receipt confirmation is not a binding acceptance of the order; it can however be linked with an explicit acceptance declaration.
2. We are entitled to accept the contract offer included in the order within three working days following receipt. We will accept the order by means of an e-mail confirmation or by dispatching the ordered goods. The purchase contract is only concluded by means of this acceptance. We are entitled to reject the order; for example, after checking your credit worthiness. In this case, we will inform you of the rejection in writing or by e-mail.
3. We reserve the right to dispatch goods only in volumes customary for households.
4. After concluding the entry and prior to the binding dispatch of the order by means of activating the "Buy now" button, all the order details are displayed for you; here, you have the opportunity to correct entry errors.
5. The contract text is saved by us and sent to you by e-mail along with these United Kingdom Terms and Conditions following receipt of your order.
3. Prices, costs and payment terms
1. The price given on our online shop at the time the order is placed is binding. The price includes the respectively valid VAT, insofar as this applies. No VAT is charged in non-EU countries. In this case, the customs and import duties are borne by us.
2. A price offered within the context of special offers is exclusively limited to the special campaign. Special campaigns are always indicated as such.
3. Shipping charges apply to deliveries. These charges are displayed to you prior to concluding the order process.
4. Payment of goods is fundamentally possible by means of credit card (secured by 128-bit SSL encryption). The payment types concretely available to you are displayed during the ordering process.
5. When paying using a credit card, the card is immediately debited. When paying on account, you must pay the amount within 21 calendar days following invoice date.
6. The right of the customer to offset counter-claims shall only exist if these counter-claims are uncontested or have been ascertained to be legally binding. You can only assert the right of retention if your counter-claim is based on the same contract relation.
4. Delivery, delivery time and shipping charges
1. We ship within Worldwide. The billing and delivery address must be in the same country to enable us to process your order.
2. You will be informed of the binding period within which we will dispatch the goods in the event of the acceptance of your order (delivery time) during the course of the ordering process. The delivery time begins on the working day following receipt of your order.
3. We only ship while stocks last.
4. If, for reasons for which you are responsible, the goods cannot be delivered, additional shipping charges will apply in the event of redelivery. In these cases, the shipping and return costs will be borne by you. In the case of a cancellation, Point 9 takes priority.
5. Reservation of proprietary rights
1. The delivered goods remain our property until full payment of the purchase price.
2. You must handle the goods with care until transfer of ownership has taken place.
3. Prior to transfer of ownership, you must neither pledge the goods nor assign them to third parties as collateral. You must inform us immediately in writing in the event of pledges, seizure or other third party dispositions.
6. Liability for defects
The valid legal stipulations relating to the liability for defects apply.
7. Cancellation instructions
You have the following right of cancellation:
You are entitled to cancel this contract within seven days without providing a reason. The cancellation period is seven days from when you or a third party appointed by you who is not the carrier has taken possession of the goods.
To exercise your right of cancellation, you must inform us (e-mail: [email protected]) of your decision to cancel this contract by means of an unambiguous declaration (for example, a letter by post, fax or e-mail). For this, you can use the enclosed sample cancellation form, although this is not mandatory.
To observe the cancellation period, it is sufficient to send us notification of the exercising of the right of cancellation prior to the expiry of the cancellation period.
Effects of cancellation
If you cancel this contract, we will return all payments received from you, including the shipping costs (with the exception of additional costs arising as a result of you choosing a different form of shipping to the standard, less expensive shipping offered by us), immediately and no later than fourteen days from the day on which we receive notification of your cancellation of this contract. For this repayment, we will use the same means of payment as used by you during the original transaction, unless otherwise explicitly agreed with you; under no circumstances will you be charged fees for this repayment. We can refuse repayment until we have received the goods or until you have provided evidence that you have returned the goods, depending on which event is earlier.
You must send back the goods or hand them over to us without undue delay and no later than fourteen days from the day on which you notified us of the cancellation of this contract. The deadline is met if you return the goods prior to the end of the fourteen-day deadline. The direct costs for returning the goods are borne by you. You must only pay for any potential loss in value of the goods if this loss in value is the result of unnecessary handling of the goods caused by checking the composition, properties and function of the goods.
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8. Applicable law
The law of the United Kingdom applies, with the exception of UN purchasing law, which expressively shall not apply. This choice of law applies only insofar as the protection provided is not withdrawn by compulsory provisions of the law of the country in which the consumer habitually resides .
9. Written form
Changes or additions to this contract require the written form for validity. This also apples to changes to the written form clause.
10. Salvation clause
Should individual clauses and/or stipulations of this contract be or become invalid or infeasible, this will not affect the validity of the remaining clauses and/or stipulations within this contract. The wholly or partially invalid or infeasible clauses and/or stipulations will then, in accordance with the consensual will of both parties, be replaced by clauses and/or stipulations that legally correspond as closely as possible to the original commercial intention of the invalid or infeasible clauses and/or stipulations.