Terms of Service

Terms and Conditions of Service

 

We understand the importance of feeling safe, secure and fair when making a purchase online. That is why we have a detailed terms and conditions of use below. This covers your rights, our rights and further details of how to contact us. If you have any further quuestions or queries, please contact us on info@absorice.co.uk.

 

In these Terms and Conditions, we will refer to ourselves as “us” or “AbsoRiceUK” (WST Wholesale Ltd) and yourself as “the customer” or “you”.

1.               Introduction

1.1             These terms and conditions shall govern your use of www.absorice.co.uk

1.2            By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.

1.3            If you [register with our website, submit any material to our website or use any of our website services], we will ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.

1.4            Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our [privacy and cookies policy].

 

2.              Credit

2.1            This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).

 

3.              Licence to use website

3.1            You may:

i)      view pages from our website in a web browser;

ii)     download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;

iii)    print pages from our website;

3.2           Subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.

3.3           Except as expressly permitted by Section 4.1 or the other provisions of these terms and conditions, you must not download any material from our website or save any such material to your computer.

3.4           Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.

3.5           Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:

i)      republish material from our website (including republication on another website);

ii)     sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;

iii)    show any material from our website in public;

iv)    exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or

v)     redistribute material from our website.

3.6           Notwithstanding Section 4.4, you may redistribute [our newsletter] in [print and electronic form] to [any person].

3.7           We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.

 

4.             Acceptable use

4.1            You must not:

i)      use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;

ii)     use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;

iii)    use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;

(a)            [conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent];

(b)            [access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means [except for the purpose of [search engine indexing]]];

(c)            [violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for our website]; or

(d)           [use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing)].

4.2           You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities.

4.3           You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is [true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading].

 

5.              Order

5.1            Your order is an offer to AbsoRiceUK to buy the product(s) in your order. When you place an order to purchase a product(s) from AbsoRice, we will send you a message confirming receipt of your order and including the details of your order (the “Order Confirmation”).

5.2           When we send you the Order Confirmation this does not confirm acceptance of your offer to buy the product(s) ordered, it is an acknowledgment that we have received your order. Our acceptance of your offer, and conclusion of the sale of a product(s) to you, will take place when we email you to confirm the order has been dispatched to you, at which point a contract will come into existence between you and us. If we cannot accept your order. If we are unable to accept your order, we will inform you of this in writing. This might be because the product is out of stock, because of unexpected limits on our resources which we could not reasonably plan for because we have identified an error in the price or description of the product or because we are unable to make delivery within a reasonable    timeframe due to issues with stock availability.

5.3           We will assign an order number to your order and tell you what it is when we receive your order. It will help us if you can tell us the order number whenever you contact us about your order. If you have not received an order number, please contact us at info@absorice.co.uk

 

6.              User login details

6.1            If you register for an account with our website, you will be asked to choose a user ID and password.

6.2           Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and you must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person.

6.3           You must keep your password confidential.

6.4           You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.

6.5           You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.

 

7.              Cancellation and suspension of account

7.1            We may:

i)        Cancel your account at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

ii)       You may cancel your account by contacting us on sales@absorice.co.uk.

 

8.              Your content: licence

8.1            In these terms and conditions, "your content" means all works and materials (including without limitation text, graphics, images, audio material, video material, audio-visual material, scripts, software and files) that you submit to us or our website for storage or publication on, processing by, or transmission via, our website.

8.2           You grant to us a [worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence] to [use, reproduce, store, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your content in any existing or future media] OR [reproduce, store and publish your content on and in relation to this website and any successor website] OR [reproduce, store and, with your specific consent, publish your content on and in relation to this website].

8.3           You grant to us the right to sub-license the rights licensed under Section 8.2.

8.4           You grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of the rights licensed under Section 9.2.

8.5           You hereby waive all your moral rights in your content to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law; and you warrant and represent that all other moral rights in your content have been waived to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.

8.6           You may edit your content to the extent permitted using the editing functionality made available on our website.

8.7           Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach any provision of these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may delete, unpublish or edit any or all of your content.

 

9.              Products

9.1            Our Products may vary slightly from their pictures. The images of the products on our website are for illustrative purposes only. Although we have made every effort to display the colours accurately, we cannot guarantee that a device's display of the colours accurately reflects the colour of the products.

9.2           Your product may vary slightly from those images. Although we have made every effort to be as accurate as possible - sizes, weights, capacities, dimensions and measurements indicated on our Website for these products have a reasonable tolerance of difference.

9.3           Product packaging may vary. The packaging of the product may vary from that shown in images on our website.

 

10.          Limited warranties

10.1         We do not warrant or represent:

(a)            the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website;

(b)            that the material on the website is up to date; or

(c)            that the website or any service on the website will remain available.

10.2        We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website.

10.3        To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to Section 11.1, we exclude all representations and warranties relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, our website and the use of our website.

 

11.            Limitations and exclusions of liability

11.1          Nothing in these terms and conditions will:

(a)            limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;

(b)             limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;

(c)            limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or

(d)           exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

11.2         The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 12 and elsewhere in these terms and conditions:

(a)             are subject to Section 11.1; and

(b)             govern all liabilities arising under these terms and conditions or relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions.

11.3         To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

11.4         We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

11.5         We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

11.6         We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.

11.7         We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

11.8         You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).

 

12.           Breaches of these terms and conditions

12.1         Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:

(a)            send you one or more formal warnings;

(b)             temporarily suspend your access to our website;

(c)         permanently prohibit you from accessing our website;

(d)           block computers using your IP address from accessing our website;

(e)            contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website;

(f)           commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or

(g)            [suspend or delete your account on our website].

12.2        Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking [ (including without limitation [creating and/or using a different account])].

 

13.           Variation

13.1         We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time.

13.2        We will give you written notice of any revision of these terms and conditions, and the revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of our website from the date that we give you such notice; if you do not agree to the revised terms and conditions, you must stop using our website.

13.3        If you have given your express agreement to these terms and conditions, we will ask for your express agreement to any revision of t