Our general terms and conditions

1. Scope

The following T&Cs apply to all orders placed via our online shop.

These T&Cs also apply to businesses for future commercial relations without the need for any formal expression thereof. Unless expressly approved by us to the contrary, we cannot accept the contractual validity of any conflicting or complementary general terms and conditions used by any business.

 

2. Contractual partner, formation of contract

The purchase contract is concluded with The fruit & herbal drinks company HandelsGmbH.

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 languages available for concluding the contract are German and English. 

The text of the contract will not be saved by us.

 

4. Delivery conditions

Delivery costs are added to the product prices as displayed. Delivery charges are explained within individual product offers.

We only dispatch goods en route; pick up by the customer is not possible. 

We do not deliver to packing stations.

 

5. Payment

The following payment methods are basically available in our online shop:

 

Advance payment
If you select advance payment we provide you with our bank details in a separate e-mail and deliver the goods on receipt of funds.

Credit Card
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, directly after the order, we will ask your credit card company to initiate the payment transaction. The payment transaction is automatically carried out by the credit card company and charged to your card.

PayPal 
During the ordering process you will be forwarded to PayPal's online 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 Online Bank Transfer
After placement of the order, you will be forwarded to the online SOFORT GmbH 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, 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.

 

 

6. 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.

 

7. Warranty and guarantees

We are under a legal duty to supply products that are in conformity with this contract.
For consumers, statutory warranty rights governed by the law of the country where the consumer has his habitual residence apply. Information on any additional guarantees and their precise conditions that may apply can be found next to the product and on specific information pages in the shop, if applicable.

 

Customer service: You can reach our customer service for questions, orders and complaints by e-mail at shop@alpenlaendische-spezialitaeten.com

 

8. Code of conduct
We have submitted to the following codes of conduct: Trusted Shops Quality criteria http://www.trustedshops.com/tsdocument/ TS_QUALITY_CRITERIA_en.pdf

 

9. Online dispute resolution
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolutions (ODR) which can be accessed at https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/
In order to settle disputes arising from a contractual relationship with a consumer or from whether such a contractual relationship exists at all, we will participate in dispute settlement proceedings before a consumer dispute resolution body. Consumers can contact their national European Consumer Centre in this regard. The respective contact details of the individual ECCs can be found at https://www.evz.de/en/alternative-dispute-resolution/adr-in-europe/.

 

10. Protection of minors
Insofar as your order is comprised of goods, whose sale is subject to age restrictions, through the use of a reliable procedure, including a personal identity and age check, we shall ensure that the purchaser has reached the required minimum age. The deliverer shall only hand over the goods after an age check and only to the purchaser in person.


11. Final provisions
If you are a "Kaufmann" within the meaning of the German Commercial Code (HGB), public-law legal entity or special public-law fund, the exclusive legal jurisdiction for all disputes from contractual relationships between us and you is our registered office.