1.1 In these Conditions "the Seller" means Artgri Group International Pte Ltd, "the Buyer" means the person, firm or company with whom the Seller agrees to sell or supply the Goods via the website www.boloneyewear.com (the “Website”), "the Goods" means the sunglasses, frames or such other goods which are the subject of sale or supply between the Seller and the Buyer, and “this contract” means the contract/sale of Goods arrangement entered into between the Buyer and the Seller in relation to the Goods.
1.2 All sales of Goods on the Website are made subject to the Conditions set forth herein and the following:
(i) all orders are accepted on these Conditions which shall supersede any other terms appearing in the Seller’s catalogue or elsewhere (including all terms and conditions for sale of the same Products in the Seller’s physical stores), and shall override and exclude any other terms stipulated or referred to by the Buyer in any course of dealing established between the Seller and the Buyer; and
(ii) all orders made by the Buyer are binding and may not be cancelled save as provided under Clause 2A below, or save where the Seller in its sole discretion deems it necessary, or save where the prices of the Goods have been wrongly quoted;
1.3 When the Buyer uses this Website to purchase Goods, the Buyer signifies his/her agreement to these Conditions and represents to the Seller that he/she is of a legal age to make such purchases, and to enter into binding legal obligations with the Seller. The Buyer is financially responsible for all uses of this Website by himself/herself, and those using his/her login or account information, and warrants that all information supplied by him/her is true, accurate and complete.
1.4 The Buyer may use the Website only to make legal and legitimate purchases, and the Seller reserves the right to cancel or suspend the Buyer’s use of the Website, or any pending orders for Goods at any time without notice if the Seller suspects that the Buyer’s account is used by a person other than the Buyer, or there is a breach of any of these Conditions, or the Website is used in a manner that may cause loss or liability to the Buyer or Seller.
The www.boloneyewear.com website (the “Website”) is owned and operated by Artgri Group International Pte Ltd.
The purpose of this Website is to provide information on us, sell our products, and to provide links to the group’s various websites.
All materials contained on this Website, including images, data, brands, patents, logos and any other information available on or through this Website (the “Contents”), are owned by us, licensed to us and protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws.
1a.3.Restrictions on Use
We retain all rights (including intellectual property rights) with respect to all software and underlying information and material available through the Website, and all rights (including intellectual property rights) in the Contents and the Website.
You shall not:
•Send any material to the Website that is unlawful, harmful (including any virus), threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, indecent or profane or that could constitute or encourage a violation of any applicable law, •use the Website in an unlawful manner, on in a way which interferes with its availability for other users., or use the Website in a way that would cause loss or damage to us; •Copy, reproduce, reuse, retransmit, adapt, publish, display, export, frame, post, upload, modify, broadcast, distribute or otherwise use any of the Contents on the Website for any purpose whatsoever, without our prior written permission. •Use any third parties’ likenesses, names, and/or properties without their express written permission.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to review, edit or delete materials you or others send to the Website at our absolute discretion, as well as cancel any registration(s) or account(s) or booking(s) or purchase(s) on this Website at any time, without notice or liability, for any reason, including if technical problems, irregularities or misuse occurs, and we shall not be liable to you for such cancellation.
1a.4.Ownership and Protection of Intellectual Property
All rights, title and interest in the Website and the Contents are owned by, licensed to or controlled by us, which grants no license or right other than that enabling access to the Website. Further, this Website respects Authors' Rights. All rights of authors of protected works reproduced and conveyed on this Website are reserved.
You must only send material to the Website if you are the original author of the material or otherwise have the necessary rights to use such material.
The Contents and materials on this Website are provided “as is” and to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim any representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever, expressed or implied, in relation to the Contents of this Website, to you or any third party, whether arising from usage, custom, trade or by operation of law or otherwise, including but not limited to any representations or warranties: •as to the accuracy, completeness, correctness, reliability, currency, timeliness, non-infringement, title, merchantability, quality or fitness for any particular purpose of the Contents of this Website; •that the Contents available through this Website or any functions associated therewith will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or that this Website and the server is and will be free of all viruses and/or other malicious, destructive or corrupting code or program.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we shall also not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind whatsoever and howsoever caused, including but not limited to any special or consequential damages, loss of income, revenue or profits, lost or damaged data, or damage to your computer, software or any other property, whether arising directly or indirectly from:
•your access or inability to access and your use or inability to use this Website;
•any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission affecting the Contents made available on this Website;
•any delay or interruption in the transmission of the Contents of this Website, whether caused by delay or interruption in transmission over the Internet or otherwise; or
•any prejudice caused by the illicit intrusion of any third party, including when it could lead to modification of the Contents.
By using this Website, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our related parties harmless, from any and all damages, costs and expenses including legal fees and costs arising from your use of this Website including any of the following:
•Any claims for infringement of intellectual property rights, libel, defamation relating to any materials you send to the Website;
•any activity relating to your internet account, including negligent or wrongful conduct by you or anyone else using the Website through your internet account;
•any breach of any provision of these terms and any other matters regarding the use of this Website by you or anyone else.
1a.7.Other websites and hyperlinks
This Website contains hyperlinks to other websites, provided as a convenience to you as a User of this Website.
Such hyperlinks are not owned, maintained or controlled by us and the inclusion of hyperlinks on this Website does not imply endorsement by us of any third party website.
The use of hyperlinks and access to third party websites are solely and entirely at your own risk and we shall not be responsible for the contents, products, services or privacy policies relating to such third party website, as well as for any damages or loss arising from the access to those third party websites.
It is up to the User to independently assess the authenticity of any hyperlink and/or third party website (including those linked to through an email).
Internet users accessing the Website from locations other than in Singapore must ensure that they are also complying with locally applicable laws.
If for any reason, any provision herein is found void or unenforceable, it will be severed to the extent void or unenforceable and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.
By continuing to use this Website, you agree to any changes, and by providing continued access to the Website, we are providing you consideration for agreement to such changes.
2. THE GOODS
2.1 The description and price of Goods shall be set out on the Website.
2.2 All samples, descriptions and illustrations in the Seller's catalogues, price lists and advertisements or otherwise communicated to the Buyer shall not form part of this contract, but shall be treated as being issued or published for the sole purpose of giving an approximate idea of the Goods described in them only. The Seller disclaims and the Buyer waives all warranties, express or implied in respect of the Goods, and the Sale of Goods Act (Cap 393) is expressly excluded.
2.3 The Buyer is responsible for ensuring that the terms of its order and any applicable specification (if applicable) are complete and accurate, and shall determine the suitability of the Goods for its intended use. If a Buyer has requested for certain modifications to the Goods and this was agreed to in writing by the Seller, the determination of whether the modified Goods conforms to the Buyer’s specifications shall be based on a reasonable objective standard. The Buyer acknowledges that it has not relied on any statement, promise, representation, assurance or warranty made or given by or on behalf of the Seller that is not set out in this contract. So long as the Goods supplied are of sound commercial quality, there is no guarantee of their suitability for any specific purpose, even if that purpose is known to the Seller.
2a BOLON Return policy
2a.1 All merchandise must be returned in the original selling condition with all tags attached.
Merchandise purchased on boloneywear.com in their original condition (new, unused, unaltered or defective) with tags attached may be returned within 14 days of receipt of your order.
2a.2 If any of those conditions are not respected, we reserve the right to refuse the return request. In that case you will be notified per email that the return has been refused and the item will be returned back to your original shipping address.
If the return is accepted, you will be notified by email and the payment refund will be made to your original mode of payment within 14 working days of the returned items being received. To ensure timely processing, please include the return form along with your return package.
3.1 All prices for the Goods quoted on the Website are net prices and includes shipment cost for the Goods, via normal shipment (i.e. within 14 business days of the Buyer’s order, unless otherwise stipulated on the Website). There shall be additional costs (which will be set out on the Website), should the Buyer require express shipment of Goods.
3.2 The prices for the Goods however do not include any goods and services tax, or other charges, fees, duties, taxes and assessments (arising out of the Buyer’s purchase of the Goods from the Website), which shall be paid additionally by the Buyer, if any.
3.3 The Seller shall have the right to adjust/revise the price of the Goods by such amount as it thinks fit, anytime.
3.4 Prices of Goods quoted are in United States Dollars.
4. DELIVERY & RISK
4.1 Subject to availability, the Goods will be delivered within 14 business days of the Buyer’s order (unless otherwise stipulated on the Website) via a third party courier service of the Seller’s choice, save where the Buyer has opted for an express delivery service, in which case, the delivery time shall be as stipulated on the Website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all delivery dates and time are estimates only and the time of delivery shall not be of the essence of this contract. Should the Seller (or its courier service) be prevented from or hindered in delivering the Goods or any part thereof by reason of war, riot, explosion, fire, flood, strike, lockout, shortage of materials or labour, delay in delivery or non-delivery by the Seller's suppliers, breakdowns or accidents to machinery, labour strike or dispute, order of decree of any court, or action of any Governmental authority or any other cause or circumstances beyond the Seller’s control (collectively as “Force Majeure Event”), the Seller reserves the right to cancel or suspend the whole or part of any delivery of Goods to the Buyer. In the event the Seller decides to suspend the delivery, the time for delivery shall be extended by a period equal to that during which the cause preventing or hindering delivery exists.
For the avoidance of doubt, late delivery (regardless whether it is caused by a Force Majeure Event or any other reason whatsoever) shall not be a ground for cancellation or refusal to take delivery of the Goods or constitute a valid claim against the Seller for compensation/indemnification under this contract.
4.2 Part delivery - Orders are dispatched complete but in the event of shortages or any other reason beyond the Seller’s control, part delivery may be made in the absence of instruction to the contrary. If the Seller delivers the Goods by instalments, each instalment shall constitute a separate contract and shall be invoiced and paid for separately. Any delay in delivery or defect in an instalment shall not entitle the Buyer to cancel any other instalment.
4.3 The Seller shall not in any way be liable to compensate the Buyer in damages or otherwise for non-delivery of the Goods or any part of them unless the Buyer’s claims are submitted in writing.
(i) For partial loss in transit, within forty-eight hours of the delivery and provided the delivery note is endorsed accordingly by the Seller
(ii) For non-delivery of the whole consignment, within 7 days of receipt of the date of Seller’s invoice.
If the Goods or any part thereof are damaged or lost while in the custody of a carrier, the Seller will at its sole option either replace such Goods or part thereof, or refund to the Buyer the cost or price of the same.
5.1 Payment for the Goods shall be made via Paypal, or such other modes as permitted by the Website.
5.2 Payment shall be made promptly and in full upon confirmation of purchase by the Buyer on the Website, and before the delivery of the Goods.
5.3 The Seller shall have the right to refuse to deliver any Goods ordered by the Buyer on the Website, should payment not be made in full prior to delivery.
6. RETENTION OF TITLE
6.1 The Goods are at the risk of the Buyer from the time of delivery but the title of the Goods shall not pass to the Buyer at the time of delivery until all sums due or owing by the Buyer to the Seller on any account whatsoever (including debts arising before the date of this contract) have been paid in full.
6.2 Until title and ownership of the Goods have passed to the Buyer:
(i) The property and title in the Goods shall remain with the Seller and the Buyer shall hold the Goods on a fiduciary basis as bailee for the Seller.
(ii) The Goods shall be stored separately from all other goods held by the Buyer so that they remain readily identifiable as the Seller's property, and the Buyer shall not remove, deface or obscure any identifying mark or packaging on or relating to the Goods.
(iii) The Buyer shall maintain the Goods in satisfactory condition
(iv) The Seller shall have the right with or without prior notice at any time to take possession of the whole or any part of the Goods (and for that purpose to go onto any premises occupied by the Buyer or any subsidiary, parent or associated company of the Buyer) to the value of all sums due to the Seller, without prejudice to any other right or remedy available to the Seller at law or otherwise.
7. TRADEMARKS & ADVERTISING MATERIALS
7.1 For the purposes of these Conditions, “Trademarks” shall mean all trademarks, brands, logos, or trade names owned by the Seller and/or any of its subsidiary, parent or associated company (including its parent company Essilor International (Compagnie Générale d'Optique) or for which any of them holds rights (collectively as “TM Proprietor”); including but not limited to “Bolon”, “Bolon Boutique”, “Molsion” and “Qina”.
7.2 The Buyer shall purchase and/or use the Goods in such a way that protects the intellectual property rights in the Trademarks, and shall not alter, obscure, remove, cancel or otherwise interfere with any markings (including without limitation, any Trademarks, logos, trade names or trading style in relation to the Goods) which may be placed on the Goods, and are expressly prohibited from using or reproducing the Trademarks in any manner that will harm or bring them into disrepute, including but not limited to using such Trademarks with other goods or products. Any use of or reference to the logos, graphics or Trademarks shall be subject to the prior written consent of the Seller and/or TM Proprietor regardless of the communication medium, and shall be used only on genuine Goods manufactured, distributed and/or marketed by the Seller or TM Proprietor. By using the Trademarks, the Buyer shall be deemed as acknowledging that (i) the TM Proprietor is the owner of all rights, titles, and interests in the Trademarks, (ii) all use of the Trademarks inures to the TM Proprietor’s benefit, (iii) it shall not interfere with or challenge the TM Proprietor’s rights in the Trademarks, and (iv) it shall not bring the Trademarks into disrepute, and shall not directly or indirectly reproduce or use any Trademarks in any manner other than expressly authorised by the TM Proprietor. Each written representation of the Trademarks shall be accompanied by the symbol © or TM (as the case may be), and it shall be clearly indicated that the Trademarks are the property of the TM Proprietor.
7.3 The Seller shall have the absolute right to take any course of action available to it at law to stop or prevent any unauthorized use of the Trademarks, and recover all damages from the Buyer as a result of a breach of this clause by the Buyer, including but not limited to cancelling any orders placed by Buyer without any liability to it for such cancellation, in the case of a breach by the Buyer.
8.1 If the Buyer shall commit any breach of its obligations under this or any other contract, or shall default in payment of any sum due to the Seller under this or any other contract, then in each case the Seller shall have the right to forthwith terminate this contract and to cancel any outstanding delivery without any prejudice to any other right or remedy available to it under law or otherwise.
8.2 The Buyer shall not be entitled to cancel this contract without the consent of the Seller, which if given shall be deemed to be on the express condition that the Buyer shall indemnify the Seller against all loss, damage, claims or actions arising out of such a cancellation.
9. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
9.1 The Website is provided “as is” and the Buyer shall assume all risk and responsibility for its use of the Website to purchase the Goods, and the global computer network, including the security or reliability of submitting any personal information through such a network. The Seller does not warrant against unauthorised access to the Website or the complete security of all transactions processed through the Website, and will not be liable for such unauthorised access or breach of security, or any losses that may incur as a result of the use by the Buyer of the Website.
9.2 The Seller also disclaims, and the Buyer waives any warranties expressed or implied in respect of the non-infringement of intellectual property or other proprietary rights or compatibility between the Website and other software or hardware.
9.3 The Seller’s liability (if any) whether in contract or otherwise in respect of any defect in the Goods or for any breach of this contract or of any duty owed to the Buyer in connection therewith shall be limited to the price of the Goods in question. The Seller shall not be liable for any loss or any duty owed to the Buyer arising from any damage to the Goods occurring after the risk has passed to the Buyer however caused, nor shall any liability of the Buyer to the Seller be diminished or extinguished by reasons such as loss of Goods.
10.1 The Seller may at any time assign, transfer, mortgage, charge, subcontract or deal in any other manner with all or any of its rights or obligations under this contract; but the Buyer may not assign, transfer, mortgage, charge, subcontract, declare a trust over or deal in any other manner with any or all of its rights or obligations under this contract without the prior written consent of the Seller.
10.2 If any provision or part-provision of this contract is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable under applicable law. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this contract shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of the contract.
10.3 This contract and all rights and obligations between the Seller and the Buyer for the supply of the Goods via the Website shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Laws of Singapore (no matter the location of access of the Website by the Buyer, or nationality of the Buyer) and all disputes that cannot be resolved shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration administered by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”) in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC Rules”) for the time being in force, which rules are deemed to be incorporated by reference in this clause. The seat of the arbitration shall be Singapore. The Tribunal shall consist of one (1) arbitrator. The language of the arbitration shall be English. The arbitration award rendered by the arbitrator will be final and binding on the Parties. Judgment upon an arbitration award rendered may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof or application may be made to such court for judicial acceptance of the award or an order of enforcement, as the case may be. Notwithstanding the foregoing, during such time as the arbitration proceeding is pending, either Party may seek preliminary injunctive relief from any court of competent jurisdiction.
10.4 No forbearance or indulgence shown or granted by the Seller to the Buyer shall in any way effect or prejudice the right of the Seller against the Buyer or be regarded as a waiver of these Conditions.
10.5 A person who is not a party to this contract shall not have any rights to enforce the Conditions stated hereunder.
11. SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS
11.1 The Goods shall not be purchased and/or used if the Buyer does not wish to be bound by this Clause.
11.2 The Buyer shall not undertake the following actions, save with the prior written consent of the Seller:
(i) By use of the Trademarks or brand of the Goods, bundle products of other brands or trademarks with the Goods;
(ii) Modify the design of the Goods, or instruct companies or factories, whether in the country or overseas, to produce imitations of the Goods, or mix any imitation goods with the Goods; and
(iii) Re-Sell the Goods (whether via the internet, overseas or otherwise) or establishing any branch or distribution depot for doing so.