Please refer to Antricas Terms and Conditions on the following pages for further information.
All prices exclude VAT (Value Added Tax), packing and delivery which are quoted separately. Exports to EU states qualify for Zero rate VAT, if a valid EU VAT number is given with the order. Exports to non EU states qualify for Zero rated VAT. UK Only – Normal VAT rate of 20.00% applies. If you would like to proceed with an order, please fax your Purchase Order to +44 1628 681566, or e-mail it to email@example.com Noting the quotation reference. Quotation valid 30 days from date above.
In these Terms and Conditions (Terms), the following words and phrases shall have the following meanings:
“The Buyer” means the person, firm or company who purchases the Goods from the Seller:
“The Seller” means Antrica (Antrica), Antrica is a division of Zilica Ltd
“Contract” means the contract between the Seller and the Buyer which shall be deemed to incorporate these Terms;
“Products” means any goods agreed in the Contract to be supplied by the Seller to the Buyer;
“Place of Delivery” means the place to which the Goods are to be delivered.
In these Terms, reference to any statute or statutory provision shall be construed as a reference to such statute or statutory provision as amended, modified, re-enacted or replaced from time-to-time.
2. THE CONTRACT
The Contract shall be on these Terms to the exclusion of all other terms and conditions, including any such terms and conditions that are purported to be included or applied by the Buyer. No terms and conditions contained in the confirmation of order, purchase order or other document of the Buyer will form part of the Contract
Orders shall be initiated by Buyer issuing a Purchase Order or otherwise placing an order by electronic means acceptable to Seller. Orders shall identify the Products, unit quantities, part numbers, descriptions, applicable prices and requested delivery dates. All orders are subject to acceptance by Seller. No orders for standard Products (“Standard Products”) may be cancelled or rescheduled without Seller’s consent, which consent may be given by Seller in its sole discretion. Seller reserves the right to allocate sales of Products among its customers in its sole discretion. Notwithstanding any provision of these Terms and Conditions to the contrary, orders for special, custom, value-added and other non-standard Products, including Products to be assembled in kit form, Products of manufacturers which do not appear on Seller’s line card, work-in-process and Products otherwise identified by Seller as “NCNR” or “Non-Cancelable and Non-Returnable” (“Non-Standard Products”) shall be non-cancelable and non-returnable
Prices shall be as specified by Seller and shall be applicable for the period specified in Seller’s quote. If no period is specified, prices shall be applicable for thirty (30) days. Notwithstanding the foregoing, prices shall be subject to increase in the event of an increase in Seller’s costs or other circumstances beyond Seller’s reasonable control. Prices are exclusive of taxes, impositions and other charges, including: sales, use, excise, value added and similar taxes or charges imposed by any government authority, international shipping charges, forwarding agents and broker’s fees, consular fees, document fees and import duties. If Seller shall be liable for or shall pay any of the foregoing, same shall be paid by Buyer to Seller in addition to the price of the Products.
5. TERMS OF PAYMENT
Payment shall be Pro Forma Invoice pre payment , Credit Card or net thirty (30) days from date of invoice or as otherwise specified by Seller. Buyer agrees to pay the entire net amount of each invoice from Seller pursuant to the terms of each such invoice without offset or deduction. Orders are subject to credit approval by Seller, which may in its sole discretion at any time change the terms of Buyer’s credit, require payment in cash, bank wire transfer or by official bank cheque and/or require payment of any or all amounts due or to become due for Buyer’s order before shipment of any or all of the Products. Credit terms will normally only be offered after trading history between Seller and Buyer includes at least 3 pre paid deliveries on a Pro Forma basis. If Seller believes in good faith that Buyer’s ability to make payments may be impaired or if Buyer shall fail to pay any invoice when due, Seller may suspend delivery of any order or any remaining balance thereof until such payment is made or cancel any order or any remaining balance thereof, and Buyer shall remain liable to pay for any Products already shipped and all Non-Standard Products ordered by Buyer. Buyer agrees to submit such financial information from time to time as may be reasonably requested by Seller for the establishment and/or continuation of credit terms. Cheques are accepted subject to collection and the date of collection shall be deemed the date of payment. Any cheque received from Buyer may be applied by Seller against any obligation owing from Buyer to Seller, regardless of any statement appearing on or referring to such cheque, without discharging Buyer’s liability for any additional amounts owing from Buyer to Seller, and the acceptance by Seller of such cheque shall not constitute a waiver of Seller’s right to pursue the collection of any remaining balance. Buyer shall pay interest on any invoice not paid when due from the due date to the date of payment at the rate of one and one-half (1-1/2%) percent per month or such lower rate as may be the maximum allowable by law. If Buyer fails to make payment when due, Seller may pursue any legal or equitable remedies, in which event Seller shall be entitled to reimbursement for costs of collection and reasonable legal fees.
6. RISK IN AND OWNERSHIP OF THE GOODS
All shipments by Seller are F.O.B. point of origin and all transportation charges shall be paid by Buyer in addition to the price of the Products. Subject to Seller’s right of stoppage in transit, delivery of the Products to the carrier shall constitute delivery to Buyer and title and risk of loss shall thereupon pass to Buyer. Selection of the carrier and delivery route shall be made by Seller unless specified by Buyer. Seller shall use reasonable efforts to initiate shipment and schedule delivery as close as possible to Buyer’s requested delivery dates. Buyer acknowledges that delivery dates provided by Seller are estimates only and that Seller is not liable for failure to deliver on such dates. Seller reserves the right to make deliveries in installments. Delivery of a quantity which varies from the quantity specified shall not relieve Buyer of the obligation to accept delivery and pay for the Products delivered. Delay in delivery of one installment shall not entitle Buyer to cancel other installments.
7. ACCEPTANCE OF PRODUCTS AND PRODUCT RETURNS
Inspection and acceptance of the Products shall be Buyer’s responsibility. Buyer is deemed to have accepted the Products unless written notice of rejection is received by Seller within seven (7) days after delivery of the Products. Buyer waives any right to revoke acceptance thereafter. Buyer shall report any discrepancy in shipment quantity or damage within seven (7) days after delivery. No return of Products shall be accepted by Seller without a Return Material Authorisation (“RMA”) Number, which may be issued by Seller in its sole discretion. Returned Products must be in original manufacturer’s shipping cartons complete with all packing materials. All Products for return shall be returned freight prepaid in the manner specified in the RMA. If returned Products are claimed to be defective, a complete description of the nature of the defect must be included with the returned Products. Products not eligible for return shall be returned to Buyer, freight collect.
The Company warrants that the Goods are of satisfactory quality. If the Buyer wishes to make a claim under this warranty, the Buyer shall give written notice to the Company within 7 days of the discovery of the defect and give the Company a reasonable opportunity to inspect the Goods in question. The Company shall not be liable for any breach of warranty if the Buyer makes any further use of the Goods after giving such notice or alters or repairs the Goods without the agreement of the Company. The Company’s liability under the warranty shall be limited to repairing or replacing the Goods in question or refunding the price of such Goods at the Companies discretion.
9. SELLER’S LIMITED WARRANTY
Seller warrants to Buyer that upon delivery to Buyer the Products purchased hereunder shall conform to the applicable manufacturer’s specifications for such Products and that any value-added work performed by Seller on such Products shall conform to applicable Buyer’s specifications relating to such work. Seller makes no other warranty, express or implied, with respect to the Products. IN PARTICULAR, SELLER MAKES NO WARRANTY RESPECTING THE MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRODUCTS OR THEIR SUITABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE OR RESPECTING INFRINGEMENT. With respect to Products which do not meet applicable manufacturer’s specifications and with respect to value-added work by Seller which does not meet applicable Buyer’s specifications, Seller’s liability is limited, at Seller’s election, to (1) refund of Buyer’s purchase price for such Products (without interest), (2) repair of such Products, or (3) replacement of such Products; provided, however, that such Products must be returned to Seller, along with acceptable evidence of purchase, within thirty (30) days from date of delivery, transportation charges prepaid. Seller shall transfer to Buyer whatever transferable warranties and indemnities Seller receives from the manufacturer of the Products, including any transferable warranties and indemnities respecting patent infringement.
10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES
Buyer shall not in any event be entitled to, and seller shall not be liable for indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages of any nature including, without limitation, business interruption costs, removal and/or reinstallation costs, reprocurement costs, loss of profit or revenue, loss of data, promotional or manufacturing expenses, overhead injury to reputation or loss of customers even if seller had been advised of the possibility of such damages. Buyers recovery from seller for any claim shall not exceed buyers purchase price for the product giving rise to such claim irrespective of the nature of the claim, whether in contract, tort, warranty, or otherwise. Seller shall not be liable for any buyer shall indemnify, defend and hold seller harmless from any claims based on sellers compliance with buyers designs, specifications or instructions, or modification of any product by parties other than seller, or use in combination with other products
11. FORCE MAJEURE
Seller shall not be liable for failure to fulfill its obligations herein or for delays in delivery due to causes beyond its reasonable control, including, but not limited to, acts of God, natural disasters, acts or omissions of other parties, acts or omissions of civil or military authority, Government priorities, changes in law, material shortages, fire, strikes, floods, epidemics, quarantine restrictions, riots, war, acts of terrorism, delays in transportation or inability to obtain labor or materials through its regular sources. Seller’s time for performance of any such obligation shall be extended for the time period of such delay or Seller may, at its option, cancel any order or remaining part thereof without liability by giving notice of such cancellation to Buyer.
12. USE OF PRODUCTS IN LIFE SUPPORT, NUCLEAR AND CERTAIN OTHER APPLICATIONS
Products sold by Seller are not designed, intended or authorized for use in life support, life sustaining, nuclear, or other applications in which the failure of such Products could reasonably be expected to result in personal injury, loss of life or catastrophic property damage. If Buyer uses or sells the Products for use in any such applications: (1) Buyer acknowledges that such use or sale is at Buyer’s sole risk; (2) Buyer agrees that Seller and the manufacturer of the Products are not liable, in whole or in part, for any claim or damage arising from such use; and (3) Buyer agrees to indemnify, defend and hold Seller and the manufacturer of the Products harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, costs, expenses and liabilities arising out of or in connection with such use or sale.
13. EXPORT CONTROL
The sale, resale or other disposition of Products and any related technology or documentation are subject to the export control laws, regulations and orders of the United Kingdom and may be subject to the export and/or import control
If any part of these Terms is found to be void or unenforceable by any Court of competent jurisdiction, such part shall be severed from these Terms which will otherwise remain in full force and effect.
These Terms shall be governed by and interpreted according to English Law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.