Binnen Nederland: Franco vanaf orderwaarde van Euro 500,00 ex BTW, anders Euro 20,00 handlingkosten.
Export: Af fabriek Woudrichem.
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Algemene Voorwaarden van Opti-Light International B.V.
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Article 1. General
For the purpose of these terms, orderer is understood to mean any natural person or legal entity placing an order with Opti-Light International. Unless expressly otherwise agreed in writing, applicability of the general conditions used by the orderer is excluded.
Article 2. Applicability
Unless explicitly otherwise agreed in writing, the following terms shall apply to any offer, delivery and performance made or effected by Opti-Light International and to all agreements between Opti-Light International and the orderer. These general conditions are also applicable to all offers, deliveries and contracts made or executed by a third party acting on behalf of Opti-Light International..
Article 3. Offers
All offers issued by Opti-Light International are regardless of the form in which they have been made, non-committal, and can be revoked without any formality, even after acceptance thereof by the orderer. Revocation after acceptance by the orderer shall be effected within 24 hours. Offers issued by Opti-Light International are not valid for renewals, repeat orders or partial orders and based upon the minimum quantities as stated.
Article 4. Force Majeure
By force majeure of a temporary or permanent nature are understood all circumstances which prevent an agreement from being executed, even when these circumstances were foreseeable at the time the agreement was concluded, for example fire, war, danger of war, state of siege, mobilisation, strike, lack of labour force, transport difficulties, and/or import, export or transit difficulties.
Article 5. Conditions
The following conditions on all offers issued by Opti-Light International apply:
5.1 Electric products are delivered without plugs, sockets, leads, mounting materials and other accessories.
5.2 If however the quotation includes goods such as plugs, sockets or leads, these goods are supplied according to normal European standards.
5.3 If the goods supplied by Opti-Light International are to be used outside The Netherlands, Opti-Light International cannot be held responsible should these goods not meet the technical requirements or standards stipulated by laws or norms of that country.
5.4 Goods only meet requirements or standards from a country other than The Netherlands if so agreed explicitly and in writing.
5.5 If the orderer wishes the goods to meet requirements or standards from a different country other than The Netherlands, than he must make available to Opti-Light International all necessary documentations and information regarding these requirements or standards.
5.6 Prices are per piece in Euro, exclusive of BTW (VAT).
Article 6. Delivery term
The following delivery terms on all offers issued by Opti-Light International apply:
6.1 deliveries are ex warehouse Woudrichem, where the orderer takes over the goods for his own account and risk.
6.2 If a different delivery condition is agreed according to Incoterms, the Incoterms, as valid on the moment of signing the agreement will be applicable.
6.3 The orderer is obliged to take over the goods from the moment that they are made available to him.
6.4 If delivery is not possible or delayed because of a refusal by the orderer or due to negligence from the orderer, then all extra costs, such as temporary warehousing, administrative expenses or extra transportations costs are for the account of orderer.
6.5 Partial deliveries or shipments are allowed. Opti-Light International has the right to invoice partial deliveries accordingly.
Article 7. Delivery time
The indicated delivery time is non-committal. If the indicated delivery time is exceeded by a period of two months, the orderer has the right, to make Opti-Light International obligatory to deliver within a reasonable time, not shorter than one month after which in case of non performance from Opti-Light International the orderer has the right to cancel the agreement. If orderer wishes to make delivery obligatory or wishes to cancel the agreement, the orderer must inform Opti-Light International by registered letter.
Article 8. Orders
8.1 To be binding, an order shall always be accepted and confirmed in writing by Opti-Light International. In case of force majeure, price or cost increases and / or other circumstances, as a result of which Opti-Light International cannot, not entirely or only by making considerably higher costs fulfil its obligations of delivery, Opti-Light International has the right to cancel or partially cancel the orders received, even if these would already have been accepted by Opti-Light International, without any liability for damages.
8.2 When orderer orders he accept that his company name can be mentioned as a reference.
Article 9. Payment
9.1 All payments are to be made net in cash at the time of delivery of the goods, unless otherwise agreed upon writing. All payments are to be made without deduction or set off at our office or at a bank or postal account at our discretion.
9.2 No payment can be suspended, not even when the orderer has the intention to make a complaint.
9.3 If the orderer does not pay within the term agreed he is legally in default without any need for notice of default on behalf of Opti-Light International. As of the date following the due date the orderer owes on the outstanding amount owed by him interest of 1% per month, including part of a month.
9.4 If the orderer is in default, after written notice of default, he shall be taken to have accepted liability for all losses and costs, both judicial and extra judicial, relating to the claim. The extra judicial collection costs on the amount owing are fixed at 15% of the principal, with a minimum of Euro 150,00
9.5 Opti-Light International remains the owner of the sold and delivered goods until the orderer has met all obligations that are incumbent him, amongst others a possible obligation to pay interest and costs. If similar goods have been delivered on one or more unpaid invoices, the goods present with the orderer are considered to have been delivered on the unpaid invoices.
9.6 Before the orderer has settled the above mentioned payments, the orderer is not allowed to pledge the goods or in any other way use the goods as a security. The orderer is, for as long as he has not settled the above mentioned payments, not entitled to establish a right of pledge or a right of lien on the goods supplied by Opti-Light International and the orderer accepts to declare, at the first time of asking by Opti-Light International, to third parties wishing to establish such a right that he is not authorized to establish a right of pledge or lien. If the orderer should fail to meet any obligation incurred by him towards Opti-Light International under the terms of agreement, then Opti-Light International is entitled, without being required to give notice of default, to repossess the goods. The orderer authorizes Opti-Light International to enter the place where those goods can be found.
9.7 All costs related to the action taken to realise the rights by virtue of this article, are to be paid by orderer. Goods, taken back, are calculated on the actual day value and place to orderers credit. The day value is based on the actually valid prices, the condition of the goods and with the related costs made by Opti-Light International subtracted.
9.8 All payments are to be made in Euro.
Article 10. Claims
Claims or complaints of the orderer have to be made by registered mail to Opti-Light International within eight days from receipt of the goods, in absence of which the orderer is supposed to have accepted the purchased goods.
Article 11. Guarantee
Guarantee is provided at the following conditions:
11.1 The conditions as stated here are valid within the European Union only. Outside the European Union, no warranty is valid if not stated explicitly in writing.
11.2 Guarantee is valid for new and / or unused goods only.
11.3 Opti-Light International provides goods with a guarantee in so far as defects are involved which appear during normal use, and for a period of six months after delivery.
11.4 Goods are guaranteed by Opti-Light International if and in so far as the concerned manufacturer has given a guarantee to Opti-Light International.
11.5 If goods are sent back upon a claim, then return-shipments are to be made free domicile Woudrichem and have to be accompanied by a specification of the goods, date of invoice,invoice-number and the reasons for the return-shipment.
11.6 Inexpert treatment of or insufficient care for the goods delivered shall exclude each claim and render guarantees and other warranties invalid.
11.7 Variations in the goods delivered which are technically acceptable according to the usual standards, do not give rise to guarantee and/or compensation.
11.8 The guarantee shall cover labour costs and materials used; travelling expenses and transportation costs are to be paid by the orderer.
Article 12. Liability
12.1 Opti-Light International shall never be liable for deficiencies except for those which are due to intention or gross negligence by Opti-Light International itself - which means the management or supervisory personnel within the Opti-Light International business. Opti-Light International shall not be liable in any respect for acts and/or omissions of subordinates or third parties who are involved in the execution of agreements or parts of agreements.
12.2 In all cases any liability of Opti-Light International is limited to the amount to which a claim is paid under Opti-Light International’s liability insurance. If, for what ever reason, the insurer makes no payment under the insurance policy, any liability shall be limited to a sum equal to the invoice value of the goods delivered by Opti-Light International.
12.3 Opti-Light International shall not be liable for any lost profit, consequential damages, including the loss or damage of third parties, and immaterial damage.
12.4 The orderer shall indemnify Opti-Light International against claims made by third parties vis-a-vis whom Opti-Light International cannot invoke these general conditions.
12.5 The orderer shall be liable for all damage caused by the non-performance or failure to perform in due time and with due care of any obligation imposed on him by the agreement and these general conditions, in so far as no arrangement for this purpose has been incorporated in these general conditions.
12.6 Article 12 remains in force even when Opti-Light International accepts purchase terms from the orderer, even when these purchase terms explicitly reject the acceptance of the general terms of Opti-Light International.
Article 13. Samples
Samples supplied by Opti-Light International to a consignee have only the purpose to give an indication of the offered goods. The samples are given at the following conditions:
13.1 The sample can freely be tested during an agreed period of time. After this period the sample is to be returned free domicile Opti-Light International, free of charge conditions.
13.2 If the sample is not returned within the agreed period of time, it is considered to be sold to and will be invoiced to the consignee at the normal list price.
13.3 Tests executed are solely done at own risks of the consignee. Damages to the sample are for the account of Opti-Light International.
13.4 Samples are delivered without certificates.
Article 14. Changes of these terms
Opti-Light International reserves the right to alter these General Terms at any time. The orderer will be informed in writing of these alterations and if the orderer does not appeal within 30 days, the alterations are to be accepted.
Article 15. E-mail
All correspondence between Opti-Light International and orderer must be signed and forwarded in a manner which cannot be tampered.
15.1 Electronic mail without electronic signatures and / or without an anti tampering mechanism can therefore not be used as a binding mean of correspondence.
15.2 Opti-Light International cannot be held liable for e-mail containing software which can damage the hard- or software of the recipient, like viruses or which has a contents which can be considered being outside of the normal business scope of Opti-Light International.
Article 16. Applicable law and jurisdiction
The agreement and all other agreements which might ensue therefrom are governed by Dutch law. The applicability of the Vienna Sales Convention (CISG) is excluded.
Opti-Light International B.V. is registered under number 56702094 at the Chamber of Commerce Brabant in The Netherlands.
Een vertaling van deze Leveringsvoorwaarden is verkrijgbaar, waarbij de Engelse tekst leidend is.