General terms and conditions
The following terms and conditions apply to all orders placed via our online shop.
"Consumer" means an individual acting for purposes which are wholly or mainly outside that individual’s trade, business, craft or profession; "trader" means a person acting for purposes relating to that person’s trade, business, craft or profession, whether acting personally or through another person acting in the trader’s name or on the trader’s behalf.
2. CONTRACTUAL PARTNER, FORMATION OF CONTRACT, CORRECTION FACILITIES
The contract is concluded with Zippo UK Limited.
The display of products within the online shop constitutes a binding offer on our part to enter into a contract vis-à-vis the items. You may place our products in your basket without obligation and amend your entries at any time prior to submitting a binding order by using the correction facilities that are provided for this purpose and explained during the ordering process. The contract is formed by clicking on the order button which indicates your acceptance of our offer concerning the goods contained in your basket. Once you have sent your order you will immediately receive a confirmation via e-mail.
3. CONTRACT LANGUAGE, SAVING OF THE CONTRACT TEXT
The language(s) available for concluding the contract: English
We save the text of the contract and forward the order data and our General Terms to you by e-mail. You may also view the text of the contract in our customer login area.
4. DELIVERY CONDITIONS
All prices include VAT. Delivery costs may apply in addition to the product price. Further information about the delivery costs can be found at the offer and in the shopping basket.
We only dispatch goods en route; pick up by the customer is not possible.
The following payment methods are basically available in our online shop:
With the submission of the order, you are sending us your credit card details at the same time.
After your identification as the legal cardholder, the payment transaction will be automatically carried and your card will be charged.
During the ordering process you will be forwarded to PayPal's website. To pay the invoice amount via PayPal, you must be registered there or register first, identify yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instructions to us. After submitting your order in the shop we instruct PayPal to initiate the payment transaction. Directly afterwards, the payment transaction is carried out automatically by PayPal. You will receive additional information during the ordering process.
SOFORT by Klarna
After placement of the order, you will be forwarded to the online provider SOFORT GmbH's website. In order to pay the invoice amount via SOFORT, you must have an online banking account with PIN/TAN process for participating in SOFORT online bank transfer, identify yourself accordingly and confirm the payment instructions to us. You will receive additional information during the order process. The payment transaction will be carried out by SOFORT and debited to your account directly thereafter.
Purchasing on account and financing by Klarna
In collaboration with Klarna AB (www.klarna.com), Sveavägen 46, Stockholm, Sweden, we can offer you the payment options of purchasing on account and payment by instalments. Please note that Klarna accounts and Klarna payment by installments are only available for consumers and that payment has to be made to Klarna.
Klarna payment by installments
Using the financing service from Klarna, you can pay for your shopping in flexible monthly instalments of at least 1/24 of the total amount (at minimum, however, 6.95 euros). You can find further information on Klarna payment by installments including the General Terms and Conditions and Standard European Consumer Credit Information here [https://cdn.klarna.com/1.0/shared/content/legal/terms/EID/de_de/account].
By purchasing on account with Klarna, you receive the goods first and then always have a payment term of 14 days. The full general terms and conditions for purchasing on account are available here: [https://cdn.klarna.com/1.0/shared/content/legal/terms/EID/de_de/invoice?fee=0].
6. RETENTION OF TITLE
The goods shall remain our property until full payment is made.
7. DAMAGE DURING DELIVERY
If the goods are delivered with obvious damage caused during delivery, please report the defect to the carrier and notify us without delay. Failure to make a complaint or to make contact does not in any way affect your legal rights or the enforcement of such rights, notably your warranty rights. However, in doing so you help us to assert our own claims against the carrier or transport insurer.
8. WARRANTY AND GUARANTEES
We are under a legal duty to supply products that are in conformity with this contract. Statutory warranty rights apply. Information on any additional guarantees and their precise conditions that may apply can be found next to the product or on distinct information pages in the online shop, if applicable.
Customer service: Our customer service is available for queries, complaints and claims on working days from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. via phone at +44 208 964 0666 as well as via email.
We shall in any case be liable without limitation for claims due to damages that have been caused by us, our legal representatives or legal agents
- for injury to life, limb or health
- for deliberately or grossly negligent breach of duty
- for guarantee commitments, where agreed
- insofar as the scope of application of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 is open
- in relation to any other liability, including any liabilities under sale of goods or supply of services legislation, that may not by applicable law be excluded or limited.
For breach of material contractual obligations, the fulfilment of which make the proper execution of the contract possible at all and which the contracting parties may generally rely on and trust in being complied with, due to slight negligence by us, our legal representatives or legal agents, the amount of liability is limited to the foreseeable damages at the time of contract conclusion, the occurrence of which must typically be anticipated.
Ceteris paribus, claims for compensation for damages are excluded.
10. CODE OF CONDUCT
We have submitted to the following codes of conduct:
Trusted Shops (https://www.trustedshops.com/tsdocument/TS_QUALITY_CRITERIA_de.pdf [https://www.trustedshops.com/tsdocument/TS_QUALITY_CRITERIA_de.pdf])
11. ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (ODR) which can be accessed at https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.
We are neither obligated nor willing to participate in dispute settlement proceedings before a dispute resolution body.