Gifts & Workwear

Promotional Gifts & Workwear Terms

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1 Definitions

1.1 ‘Buyer’ means the person who buys or agrees to buy the goods from the Seller

1.2 ‘Conditions’ means the terms and conditions of sale set out in this document

1.3 ‘Delivery Date’ means the date specified by the Seller when the goods are to be delivered

1.4 ‘Goods’ means the articles which the Buyer agrees to buy from the Seller

1.5 ‘Price’ means the price for the Goods excluding carriage packing insurance and VAT

1.6 ‘Seller’ means 3Net Office Solutions Ltd

2 Conditions applicable

2.1 These Conditions shall apply to all contracts for the sale of Goods by the Seller to the Buyer to the exclusion of all other terms and conditions including any terms or conditions which the Buyer may purport to apply under any purchase order confirmation of order or similar document

2.2 All orders for Goods shall be deemed to be an offer by the Buyer to purchase Goods pursuant to these Conditions.

2.3 Acceptance of delivery of the Goods shall be deemed conclusive evidence of the Buyer’s acceptance of these Conditions.

2.4 Any variation to these Conditions (including any special terms and conditions agreed between the parties) shall be inapplicable unless agreed in writing by the Seller.

2.5 The Seller reserves the right to supply up to a maximum of 5% over or under the order quantity if circumstances arise that they have no direct control over.

3 The Price and payment

3.1 The Price shall be the Seller’s quoted price at the date of despatch. The Price is exclusive of VAT which shall be due at the rate ruling on the date of the Seller’s invoice.

3.2 Payment of the Price and VAT shall be due 30 days from date of invoice.

3.3 Unless otherwise agreed in writing by the parties, the price of goods will be the prevailing price as stated in the 3Net (Promotional Gifts) & (Workwear) website(s) at the date of the order. In exceptional circumstances or where an error has been made these may be subject to change. Products outside of the catalogue range including those advertised on the website and in other marketing are subject to change and will be confirmed upon receipt of order.

4 The Goods

The Seller may from time to time make changes in the specification of the Goods which are required to comply with any applicable safety or statutory requirements or which do not materially affect the quality or fitness for purpose of the Goods.

5 Warranties and liability

The Seller warrants that the Goods will at the time of delivery correspond to the description given by the Seller. Except where the Buyer is dealing as a consumer (as defined in

the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 Section 12) all other warranties, conditions or terms relating to fitness for purpose, quality or condition of the Goods and whether implied by statute or common law or otherwise are excluded.

6 Delivery of the Goods

6.1 Delivery of the Goods shall be made to the Buyer’s nominated address on the Delivery Date. The Buyer shall make all arrangements necessary to take delivery of the Goods whenever they are tendered for delivery.

6.2 The Seller shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatever due to failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods (or any of them) promptly or at all. If Goods do not arrive within 10 days from the stated invoice despatch date the Buyer shall forthwith notify the Seller in writing.

6.3 Notwithstanding that the Seller may have delayed or failed to deliver the Goods (or any of them) promptly the Buyer shall be bound to accept delivery and to pay for the Goods in full provided that delivery shall be tendered at any time within two months of the Delivery Date.

7 Acceptance of the Goods

7.1 The Buyer shall be deemed to have accepted Goods 5 working days after delivery to the address nominated by the Buyer.

7.2 After acceptance the Buyer shall not be entitled to reject Goods which are not in accordance with the contract.

7.3 The Buyer must note any claim for short delivery and/or damage to Goods in transit on the delivery note. The Buyer should further confirm such claims in writing to the

Buyer within 3 working days of delivery to addressees in the U.K. and Irish Republic and within 7 working days of delivery for Goods delivered elsewhere.

7.4 Compliance with clause 7.3 shall be a condition precedent to any claim by the Buyer for short delivery and/or damaged Goods.

8 Title and risk

8.1 Risk shall pass on delivery of the Goods.

8.2 In spite of delivery having been made property in the Goods shall not pass from the Seller until the Buyer has paid all monies plus VAT (if applicable) in full.

8.3 Until property in the Goods passes to the Buyer in accordance with clause 8.2 the Buyer shall hold the Goods on a fiduciary basis as bailee for the Seller. The Buyer shall store the Goods (at no cost to the Seller) separately from all other goods in the Buyer’s possession and marked in such a way that they are clearly identified as the Seller’s property.

8.4 Notwithstanding that the Goods remain the property of the Seller the Buyer may sell or use the Goods in the ordinary course of business at full market value for the account of the Seller8.5 Until such time as property in the Goods passes from the Seller the Buyer shall upon request deliver up such of the Goods as have not ceased to be in existence or resold to the Seller. If the Buyer fails to do so the Seller may enter upon any premises owned occupied or controlled by the Buyer where the Goods are situated and repossess the Goods. On the making of such request the rights of the Buyer under clause 8.4 shall cease.

8.6 The Seller shall be entitled to recover the Price plus VAT notwithstanding that property in any of the Goods that has not passed from the Seller. This will include being able to invoice the end user directly if the original customer has gone into financial receivership or liquidation and payment from them is going to be extremely unlikely.

9 Remedies of Buyer

9.1 Where the Buyer rejects any Goods then the Buyer shall have no further rights whatever in respect of the supply to the Buyer of such Goods or the failure by the Seller to supply Goods which conform to the contract of sale.

9.2 Where the Buyer accepts or their agent has accepted any Goods for 30 days, then the Seller shall have no liability whatever to the Buyer in respect of those Goods.

9.3 The Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any subsequent losses if late or short delivery of the Goods happened beyond its reasonable control.

9.4 The Seller shall not be liable for any default due to any act of God war strike lock-out industrial action fire flood drought tempest or other event beyond its reasonable control.

10 Proper law of contract

This contract is subject to the law of England and Wales.