TERMS & CONDITIONS OF ONLINE SALE
88 RUE DU RHONE
1.1. These Terms and Conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) govern the sale and delivery of products 88 RUE DU RHONE offers on its website http://88rdr.com (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”), between 88 RUE DU RHONE SA, société anonyme Switzerland, having its registered office at Chemin de la Combeta 5, 2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, registered in Switzerland under the number CH-6126.96.36.1994-9 (hereinafter referred to as “88 RUE DU RHONE”) and the buyer having an IP address in one of countries as set out in article 2.1 below and whose identity has been indicated in the order (hereinafter referred to as the “Buyer”).
1.2. Any order for a product offered for sale constitutes full acceptance of the Terms & Conditions in force at the time of placing the order. 88 RUE DU RHONE suggeststhe buyer reads them carefully before ordering a product on the Website, saves or prints a copy to which the buyer can refer to, being understood that the Buyer is solely responsible for saving or printing this document.
2. SUPPLY OF PRODUCTS VIA THE WEBSITE
2.1. Only transactions requested by individuals residing or having a delivery address in the following territories will be treated:
- European Economic Union
- United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, North of Ireland)
2.2. The Website is normally set up for the sale of products to final consumers. However, the purchase of a corporation who wants to give gifts to employees or grouped together purchases of its members is possible under certain conditions. 88 RUE DU RHONE reserves the discretionary right to refuse or cancel any orders, including orders that appear to be fraudulent or if 88 RUE DU RHONE has reasons to believe that customers intend to resell and / or export commercially the products.
2.3. By using or ordering through this web site, the buyer consents:
2.3.2. Having all necessary legal rights to purchase online.
2.3.3. Being 18 years old or older.
2.3.4. Being a resident of above mentioned territories; and
2.3.5. Having accessed this web site from one of these territories.
3. PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND ORDER PROCESS
3.1. By placing the order, the buyer must confirm that the said order is correct and accept these Terms and Conditions. If the order is not correct, he/she can return to it and correct errors before submitting the order. It is the buyer's responsibility to ensure that the order is correct before its submission to 88 RUE DU RHONE.
3.2. An order constitutes an offer to buy 88 RUE DU RHONE products in accordance with the Terms and Conditions and is subject to 88 RUE DU RHONE’s approval.
3.3. 88 RUE DU RHONE will acknowledge receipt of each order by sending a confirmation email to the buyer, being understood that in no case the confirmation shall constitute acceptance of the order.
3.4. All products are sold subject to availability.
3.5. Upon acceptance of payment, 88 RUE DU RHONE sends the buyer a confirmation email summarizing all the information about the order, including full contact details, number 88 awarded by RUE DU RHONE, availability of products ordered, total cost of products, payment method, time and place of delivery.
3.6. The buyer and 88 RUE DU RHONE are bound by an online sale’s contract upon confirmation of acceptance of the Buyer's order by email.
3.7. This agreement applies only to products covered by the order confirmation.
3.8. Placing an order through the Website involves no creation of account.
4. PRICE & PAYMENT CONDITIONS
4.1. 88 RUE DU RHONE strives to ensure that all information, descriptions and prices displayed on the Website are accurate, except in case of obvious errors. If 88 RUE DU RHONE discovers an error in the price of the products the buyer ordered, 88 RUE DU RHONE will inform the buyer as soon as possible, and let him/her choose either to reconfirm the order at the correct price or to cancel it. If unable to contact the buyer, 88 RUE DU RHONE will consider the order as cancelled. If the buyer cancels the order while he/she has already paid for the products, he/she will be fully refunded.
4.2. The price of the products ordered by the buyer is the one provided on the Website and in the order confirmation. Prices indicated in the Website are only valid for sales made on the Website. It is possible that, despite 88 RUE DU RHONE’s efforts, typographical or printing errors may be discovered in the prices of the products. All products prices are indicated in Swiss Francs, Euros and Pounds Sterling all taxes included, being specified that value added taxes are those in force in the delivery country on the date of the order validation.
4.3. Payment can be made either by credit card or by PayPal. The payment of the entire price must be made at the time the products are ordered and in all cases prior to the shipping order. In no event the paid amounts are to be considered as deposits.88 RUE DU RHONE reserves the right to delay delivery until 88 RUE DU RHONE has received full payment for the ordered products.
4.4. All credit card holders are subject to validation checks and authorization by the issuer of the credit card. Personal data of the holder of the credit card are required for these checks and can be exchanged with third parties. If the issuer of the credit card does not authorize the payment of the buyer's order, the delay or non-delivery of the order will not be incurred by 88 RUE DU RHONE.
4.5. In addition, information about the order and payment are subject to automated processing according to terms and conditions available on http:// ogone.com.This automated data processing ensures the security of card payments on line. The buyer is advised to read the relevant legal mentions on the website .
5.1. Deliveries are limited to Switzerland, the European Economic Union and United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, North of Ireland).
5.2. Except for special cases or unavailability of one or more products, the products ordered will be delivered at the same time.
5.3. All deliveries are sent to the address entered by the buyer at the time of ordering and confirmed by 88 RUE DU RHONE in its email order confirmation within five (5) to fifteen (15) days maximum from the date of receipt of the order.
5.4. Delivery is free of charge to the consumer.
5.5. Your shipment will be delivered by a private company such as UPS SAVER, La Poste, FedEx or equivalent and according to their shipping terms and conditions.
5.6. The buyer will be informed specifically of the delivery date through a shipping notice emailed to the same address provided during the order process.
5.7. If the delivery time as stated above is exceeded and not justified by an event of force majeure, the buyer may request the cancellation of the sale in accordance with the applicable law and obtain the reimbursement of the amounts paid during the order process provided such order was not received.
6. TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP AND RISK
6.1. Ownership of the goods is transferred to the buyer at the time of delivery.
6.2. Risk of the products passes to the buyer upon delivery. Risks in the sense of this provision means the responsibility for damage caused to or by use, handling or storage of the products. The risks associated with the return of a product, whatever the reason, lie the buyer.
6.3. Upon delivery, the buyer shall open the parcel in the presence of the carrier to check the status of the products. The buyer must notify 88 RUE DU RHONE of any missing product, any damage or defect within seven (7) days after delivery by registered mail addressed to 88 RUE DU RHONE SA, Customer Service e-commerce, Chemin de la Combeta 5 , 2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland with all supporting documents illustrating and proving the damages and/or losses occurred. After this period and failing to comply with these formalities, the products will be deemed compliant and free of any defect and no claim will be accepted by 88 RUE DU RHONE.
7. RETURNS & CANCELATIONS
7.1. The buyer has a right of withdrawal he may exercise within fourteen (14) days as from the date of delivery of any not suitable product. To this end, the buyer should ask the customer service e-commerce 88 RUE DU RHONE a return form through the Concierge Service by email. If the buyer resides in France, he/she can contact the 88 RUE DU RHONE’s Customer Service by the phone number: 0811 65 23 88 (Azur number, price of a French local cost). Upon receipt of the email notifying the return, the buyer must print a copy and attach to goods which must be returned to the address indicated.
7.2. 88 RUE DU RHONE will exchange the product or refund the buyer the price charged, according to the wish expressed by the buyer, if the withdrawal was made within the period specified above, and provided that the returned product was not worn, used or damaged, is in the condition it was when delivered (packaging, extra links, warranties and instructions intact) and is accompanied by a copy of 88 RUE DU RHONE’s email notifying the return. Costs of returning the product(s) are the responsibility of the buyer.
7.3. These return fees will be refunded to the buyer only if the products delivered and returned to 88 RUE DU RHONE within the statutory deadlines were not consistent with the ones by the buyer or were defective.
7.4. If the buyer has expressed the wish to be reimbursed, 88 RUE DU RHONE will refund the amount invoiced within thirty (30) days from the date of receipt of the product by 88 RUE DU RHONE. Refunds will be made to the corresponding payment card or PayPal account used to place the order. If only part of the order is returned, the buyer will be responsible for the delivery costs.
8.1. Contractual guarantee
8.1.1. The products sold on this website are guaranteed by the 88 RUE DU RHONE international guarantee against defects in material or workmanship for a period of 24 (twenty four) months from the date of delivery. The guarantee terms are detailed in the warranty booklet supplied with each product.
8.1.2. In the event of a defect covered by this guarantee, 88 RUE DU RHONE may, in its sole discretion, either repair or replace the defective product free of charge.
8.1.3. Any claim covered by this guarantee may be made by the buyer in writing at any service center approved by 88 RUE DU RHONE and sent with the product well packed in a parcel insured with return receipt, either by bringing the product directly to an retailer authorized by 88 RUE DU RHONE. Any guarantee related claim must be accompanied by an original guarantee card duly completed, dated, stamped and signed by 88 RUE DU RHONE.
8.2. Notwithstanding the terms of contractual guarantee given to the customer with the product delivered, 88 RUE DU RHONE products sold on this website are subject to the following guarantee:
8.2.1. The products delivered must comply with the contract and 88 RUE DU RHONE is liable for defects of conformity existing at the time of delivery. 88 RUE DU RHONE is also responsible for the lack of conformity resulting from the packaging, instructions for assembly.
8.2.2. To comply with the contract, the products must:
1° fit for the purpose usually expected of a similar property and where applicable:
- comply with the description given by 88 RUE DU RHONE and possess the qualities that 88 RUE DU RHONE held out to the buyer as a sample or model;
- have the qualities that a buyer might legitimately expect in view of public statements made by 88 RUE DU RHONE, the producer or its representative, particularly in advertising or labelling;
2° Or have the features defined by mutual agreement between the parties or be suitable for any special requirement of the buyer which was made known to 88 RUE DU RHONE and which the latter agreed to.
8.2.3. Action resulting from defects in conformity will lapse after 2 (two) years as from the date of delivery of the products.
8.2.4. The delivered products are guaranteed against hidden defects which render them unfit for the use for which they are intended, or reduce their use to the point that the buyer would not have acquired them, or would have demanded a lower price had he/she known about them.
8.2.5. Any action based on hidden defects of the purchased product making it unfit for the use for which it is intended shall be prescribed by 2 (two) years from the date on which the hidden defects are discovered.
9.1. In any event, and to the extent permitted by law, and/or 88 RUE DU RHONE, nor any of its distribution network, nor any other party involved in the creation or operation of this Website may be held responsible, with respect to the buyer or any third party, for any indirect damage, including loss of profits, business, data, etc.., whatever the cause (for example, access to or use of this Website or linked sites, or inability to access or use this Website or linked sites - for example due to a power failure or technical problems causing a suspension or interruption of Service - modification, or unauthorized access to personal information, or accidental transmission of this information due to a virus).
9.2. 88 RUE DU RHONE shall be entitled at any time to modify, update, delete, remove, or suspend, temporarily or indefinitely, the whole or any part of this Website or any content posted on it without notice and without incurring any liability.
9.3. 88 RUE DU RHONE makes every effort to ensure that the information is always accurate and complete, however 88 RUE DU RHONE is not liable in respect of the buyer or any third party, in any way whatsoever, for inaccuracy of information on this Website or lack of information. 88 RUE DU RHONE takes the greatest care in presenting the products and their descriptions. However, photos of products are shown for illustrative purposes only. The buyer should check the description of each product to know the precise characteristics. 88 RUE DU RHONE wishes to clarify that the products on this Website are not necessarily shown at actual size. The Colours of bracelets, dials, etc. are non-contractual.
9.4. 88 RUE DU RHONE’s responsibility for repairable damage it may cause to the buyer during a sale described herein is limited solely to the repair offoreseeable, direct and material damage actually suffered by the buyer and resulting from a breach of 88 RUE DU RHONE’s obligations, except for wilful misconduct or gross negligence of the buyer. This repair will be limited to the amount of the last purchase of the buyer, even if 88 RUE DU RHONE was advised of the possibility of occurrence of such damage.
10. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND COPYRIGHT
10.1. All information and materials contained on the Website (including, without limitation, brand, logos, written, photographic, design, audio, films, etc…) are protected by international intellectual property and copyright laws and are 88 RUE DU RHONE’s exclusive copyrighted property unless mentioned otherwise. All rights reserved.
10.2. 88 RUE DU RHONE does not concede any licences or rights other than visiting the Website. Any reproduction, modification, sale, display, distribution, transmission or insertion on other websites, etc., of any part of this Website at any time and under any circumstances, is strictly prohibited, without the prior written permission of 88 RUE DU RHONE.
10.3. All software compilations related to the web site are also protected by international copyright law. None of these may be modified or used in a modified version at any time and under any circumstances.
11.1. This Website is likely to contain links to other websites operated by third parties and not affiliated to 88 RUE DU RHONE. The inclusion of any link to such third party sites does not imply endorsement by 88 RUE DU RHONE of those sites. 88 RUE DU RHONE has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Website and is not responsible or liable for the content, accuracy, access, damages, usage or operations of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this Website. Linking to any other off-site pages or third party sites is at the buyer's own risk.
11.2. 88 RUE DU RHONE is not responsible or liable for the content or operation of any third party website linking to its web site and for any related damage linked or inferred by their use.
11.3. The buyer cannot create hypertext links to the 88 RUE DU RHONE Website on his/her own behalf or on behalf of any third party without 88 RUE DU RHONE’s prior written consent.
12. MODIFICATIONS TO THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS
12.1. 88 RUE DU RHONE reserves the right to change these Terms & Conditions at any time and without any prior notice. Any changes or updates of these Terms & Conditions are valid upon online publication. These changes and updates are binding on the buyer who must thus refer to this heading in order to check the current Terms and conditions applicable.
12.2. The applicable and valid Terms & Conditions are those in force on the date the order is placed by the buyer.
13.1. Headings. The headings used in these Terms and Conditions are only for reference purposes and convenience. They do not affect the meaning or scope of the provisions they designate.
13.2. Severability. If any provisions or part of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable, the remaining provisions remain unchanged and in full force.
13.4. Electronic communication. The legislation requires that certain information or communications 88 RUE DU RHONE addresses to the buyer be made in writing. By using this Website, the buyer agrees expressly and unreservedly that the communication performed with 88 RUE DU RHONE be mainly electronic. 88 RUE DU RHONE will contact the buyer by email or provide information by posting notices on the Website. In making an order on the Website, the buyer agrees expressly and unreservedly to communicate electronically with 88 RUE DU RHONE.
13.5. Contact. For any questions relating to the purchase of a 88 RUE DU RHONE product or complaint, the buyer can contact the 88 RUE DU RHONE’s Customer Service:
- By sending a letter to the following address: 88 RUE DU RHONE SA, Customer Service e-commerce, Chemin de la Combeta 5, 2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland;
- By contacting our Concierge Service;
- By email to the 88 RUE DU RHONE Concierge Service by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, which will personally handle your request;
- And/or from France by phone at 0811 65 23 88
13.6. Applicable law and jurisdiction. These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with Swiss law and the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods of 11 April 1980. In case of dispute relating to these Terms and Conditions, the ordinary courts of the Canton of Geneva shall have exclusive jurisdiction.