TERMS & CONDITIONS
Elize Labuschagne Interiors T/A Tassels & Treasures
Telefax number: +27 86 607 6171
Telephone number: +27 12 460 6358
Website address: http://www.tassels.co.za
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration number: 1900/030436/23
Vat Registration Number: 4520126063
Country of incorporation: South Africa
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer: B J Brookes*
Members: JJ Struweg, C Gomes de Klerk
Physical address for receipt of service: Tassels & Treasures, Unit 2, 17 Kambathi Street, N4 Gateway Industrial Park, Cnr Solomon Mahlangu & Bronkhorstspruit Rd, Pretoria, 0001. A full record of your transaction can be accessed by logging in and clicking on the My Orders tab in My Account. You may request a record of your transaction for up to 90 days after which we will not be obligated to keep any records of your transactions.
Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
Copyright and all intellectual property rights in all materials, texts, drawings, graphics, logos, icons and any data made available on this website (collectively "the materials") are owned by Tassels & Treasures or its content suppliers and thereof protected by both South African and international intellectual property laws. Accordingly, any unauthorised copying, reproduction, retransmission, distribution, dissemination, sale, publication, broadcast or other circulation or exploitation of such material or any component thereof will constitute an infringement of such copyright and other intellectual property rights. You may only use the materials or any component thereof for your information purposes or for the purposes of ordering products from Tassels & Treasures. The trademarks, names, logos and service marks (collectively "trademarks") displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of Tassels & Treasures. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trademark without the prior written permission of Tassels & Treasures.
Links to other websites
External links are provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of Tassels & Treasures and no representation is made by Tassels & Treasures as to their content, source or any risks that may incur through linking to other websites. Use or reliance on any external links provided is at your own risk and we accept no liability in respect of such use. When visiting external links you must refer to the external terms and conditions of use.
You may not link to this website, in any manner, or frame any content of this website in any other manner or otherwise use the content without the express prior written permission of Tassels & Treasures.
Use of Website
Only you and Tassels & Treasures shall be entitled to enforce these Website Terms. No third party shall be entitled to enforce any of these Website Terms. Tassels & Treasures shall not be liable to you or any third party for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature in the event that you request that an order be stopped or cancelled.
By accessing and using the Website, you warrant and represent to Tassels & Treasures that you are legally entitled to do so to purchase any of the products offered for sale through the website. You further warrant that all the details you have given are true and complete and that you are legally capable of concluding this transaction. If you are younger than 18 years of age you warrant that you have the consent of your parent or legal guardian to enter into this agreement with Tassels & Treasures or that you have obtained legal status in another manner.
We may in our sole discretion at any time suspend or terminate the operation of the website without prior notice to you and without the need to give you reasons for such termination.
Address for Service
Tassels & Treasures shall be entitled from time to time, by giving notice to you, to vary its physical address for service to any other physical address within the Republic of South Africa, and to vary its facsimile address for service to any other facsimile number.
These Website Terms and our Privacy Notice, set out the entire agreement between you and us and supersede any and all prior terms, conditions, warranties and/or representations to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Other Legal Notices
Tassels & Treasures shall be entitled to cede, assign and delegate all or any of its rights and obligations in terms of these terms.
All provisions of these Terms are, notwithstanding the manner in which they have been grouped together or linked grammatically, severable from each other. Any provision of these Terms which is or becomes unenforceable in any jurisdiction, whether due to voidness, invalidity, illegality, unlawfulness or for any reason whatever, shall, in such jurisdiction only and only to the extent that it is so unenforceable, be excluded from the agreement between us and the remaining provisions of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect.
Should Tassels & Treasures be prevented from fulfilling any of its obligations to you as a result of any event of force majeure, then those obligations shall be deemed to have been suspended to the extent that and for as long as Tassels & Treasures is so prevented from fulfilling them and your corresponding obligations shall be suspended to the corresponding event. In the event that such event continues for more than 14 days after it has first occurred then Tassels & Treasures shall be entitled (but not obliged) to terminate all of its rights and obligations in terms of or arising out of these terms by giving notice to you. An event outside the control of Tassels & Treasures shall mean any event or circumstance whatsoever which is not within the reasonable control of Tassels & Treasures including, but not limited to, vis major, casus fortuitus, any act of God, strike, theft, riots, explosion, insurrection or other similar disorder, war (whether declared or not) or military operations, the downtime of any external telecommunications line, power failure, international restrictions, any requirement or any international authority, any requirement of any government or other competent local authority, any court order, export control or shortage or transport facilities.
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law. You hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of South Africa in respect of any disputes arising in connection with the services referred to herein, or the terms or any matter related to or in connection therewith.
For purposes of calculating any time periods GMT +2 shall be used.
WHOLESALE & RETAILERS TERMS OF SALE - APPLICABLE TO RESELLERS, RETAILERS, DISTRIBUTORS, AGENTS AND CORPORATE CLIENTS.
When purchasing goods for re-sale from Tassels & Treasures, there are a few important items to note;
1. Minimum wholesale per item is quantities as specified.
2. All items in our catalogue are subject to VAT, all prices shown here and in wholesale price lists are exclusive of VAT.
3. Goods remain the legal property of Elize Labuschagne Interiors CC T/A Tassels & Treasures until paid in full.
4. Prices are subject to change without notice.
5. The sale of goods is subject to our standard Wholesale Terms of Trade as detailed below.
6. Tassels & Treasures are wholesalers and pricing should not be distributed for public knowledge
7. General public orders will be fulfilled at our RSP
WHOLESALE TERMS OF TRADE
Effective 1 June 2017
1. The following references will be accepted as:
Tassels & Treasures, Supplier, our, us or we refers to Elize Labuschagne Interiors CC T/A Tassels & Treasures, Reg No. 1900/030436/23.
Applicant, Buyer, you and your refers to the person/s as nominated on the Account Application document/Invoice/Statement/Web order.
Goods refer to the supplier’s goods or services provided by Tassels & Treasures and invoiced (charged) to the Applicant.
2. Our Offer to Trade
This agreement sets out the respective rights and obligations of you and Tassels & Treasures on any trade/agreement entered into by ordering/purchasing stock goods and services from us, and on approval of a trading Account by us.
Orders must be pre-paid via quote/pro-forma/invoice; we are not able to offer accounts. We accept credit card, Paypal or EFT bank payments. You will be emailed the quote/pro-forma/invoice and goods will be held for 14 days pending payment. Please note that we only hold limited stock so all orders will be held for a maximum of 14 days before being reallocated to another stockist. No orders will be fulfilled until full payment is received.
The Applicant understands that all or part of or in part of this Agreement may be deleted, altered and/or inclusions made without your prior consent and/or notification. Where practicable we will notify you, in writing prior to inception, but we are not bound by this Agreement to do so. A new Account Application is required for any change to your business ownership or business structure. Tassels & Treasures may reject or refuse to accept an Account Application form without notifying cause or reason.
3. Pricing and VAT
All prices are subject to change without notice. Please refer to your quote/pro-forma/invoice or our website with your login credentials (as authorised by us) for current pricing. Prices are quoted before freight charges and are exclusive of VAT.
4. Order Acceptance and/or Refusal
We may accept or decline, in whole or in part, an order from you. Products are sold in minimum order quantities per SKU, or in full cases as detailed on the order system/website.
Our minimum order is R2,500 + shipping charges on all new orders. A minimum of R1,000 applies to subsequent orders. Orders below R1,000 will attract an additional processing fee of R150.
Special orders are non-refundable and a deposit must be paid before processing commences.
5. Order Cut-Off Times and Dispatch Schedule.
All orders received by Tassels & Treasures prior to 12:00 each business day, will be packed for dispatch the next business day. Orders received after the cut-off of 12:00 each business day, will be processed as received the following day.
We operate no same day delivery option on goods. All orders are dispatched on a road express service and a tracking link can be provided on request.
All orders are dispatched from Pretoria, South Africa with freight times being 1-2 days from dispatch to main centres, and up to 2-5 days for other areas.
6. Account when payable
All accounts are payable on order (strictly 30 days net from invoice date for approved accounts).
7. Account on HOLD
We may refuse to send an order where your Account falls outside your Account terms. The order may be cancelled or placed on Hold until overdue monies have been paid for.
8. Closure of an Account
We reserve the right to close your Account, without notice and without reason. However, we will attempt to notify you, in writing, at a time practicable to us. Some reasons include, but are not limited to:
a. Your Account is in default.
b. Improper trading practices.
c. Account inactivity
d. A history of continued late payments.
e. Providing to us false or misleading information.
f. Failing to advise changes to information given as per the Account Application document.
g. If the business ownership changes.
9. Payment & Credit Terms (if offered)
Any amount shown on invoice or as per statement is payable by the Applicant without deduction, setoff or cross claim. Full total payable on any invoice is payable within 30 days from the date of the invoice. Offer of Credit terms may be suspended beyond this date.
10. Your Liability
You are liable to us for all goods charged to your Account, until paid in full.
11. Ownership of Goods
Ownership of goods passes to you at time of payment in full. We remain the owner of all goods covered by an invoice until you have paid in full the invoice value of those goods.
12. Delivery & Shipping
Shipping is free within South Africa for all orders above R5,000. Freight fees are charged on invoice and VAT is applicable. Should your order value be lower than the above, charges will be dependent on items ordered and delivery address, and will be quoted and charged at cost. We reserve the right to use our discretion as to the carrier to be used on any shipment. Please contact our office for details of freight charges for relevant goods or orders.
13. Return of Goods
Tassels & Treasures is under no obligation to accept goods for return i.e. for replacement or credit claim, and may refuse to at our discretion and without reason.
ALL GOODS AND INVOICES MUST BE CHECKED ON ARRIVAL. ALL SHORTAGES, INCORRECT OR DAMAGED GOODS MUST BE NOTIFIED TO US WITHIN 48 HOURS OF RECEIPT, OTHERWISE CLAIMS WILL NOT BE RECOGNISED.
Goods for return will not be accepted without prior arrangements and authorised by an officer of the company. All freight charges will be on account of the buyer unless otherwise waived by us.
We will forward a Statement of Account once a month only where there is a transaction or payment activity or where there is a balance outstanding on your account.
15. Payment Methods
Tassels & Treasures accepts payments by means of:
a. Direct Deposit / EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer) PREFERRED
b. Credit card* - Visa, MasterCard, (A processing fee might apply)
d. Cash Deposits (Processing fees charged by banks will be for your own account)
16. How we apply Payments
We will apply payment against Accounts according to your remittance advice (where viable) or the oldest debt if no remittance advice is provided
17. Default Account
We may re-take possession of any goods or associated charges, not paid in full. We may keep or re-sell these re-possessed goods at our discretion. If the Applicant has sold all goods and does not present payment on request of the Supplier, we will take action against the Applicant.
An account service fee of 2% + VAT will be charged on outstanding balances at 60 days or more. We may list you with any credit bureau where you are in default.
18. Debt Recovery, Expenses and Disbursements
You agree to pay for all costs, disbursements and other expenses incurred by us in recovering or attempting to recover any monies outstanding by you, including, but not limited to, fees incurred by our debt recovery agency, solicitor, sheriff, attorneys etc.
19. Default Interest
Default Interest will be charged, at our discretion, on ALL overdue Accounts at the maximum allowable rate, calculated on a daily basis from the date in which the Account first became due. Payments received from the Applicant will be offset against any default interest first and all such charges will be payable on demand.
Any breach, of this Agreement may lend cause for Tassels & Treasures to suspend or forfeit credit facilities without notice and/or close your Account. The customer may be required to trade on a “pre-payment” basis, until, at the discretion of Tassels & Treasures, credit facilities are re-instated.
21. Right to Vary Term of Trade.
We reserve the right to vary these terms and conditions at any time without notice.