Website publication and entry into force date 24/09/2014
1.1. These general terms and conditions of sale shall apply to the purchase of “Coccinelle” brand products (hereafter the “Products”) via the di e-commerce website www.coccinelle.com (hereafter the “Site”) by users falling within the definition of "Consumers” pursuant to article 1.2 below. The Site, which is the property of Coccinelle S.p.A., with registered office in Sala Baganza, via Lega dei Carrettieri, 6, tax code, VAT no. and Business Register enrolment of Parma no. IT00478330343 (hereafter the “Owner”), is managed by Triboo Digitale S.r.l. - a Triboo Group company - with registered office in Viale Sarca 336, 20126 Milan, Italy, tax code, VAT No, and Milan Business Registry Enrolment No. 02912880966 (hereafter “TRIBOO DIGITALE”).
1.2. TRIBOO DIGITALE sells the Products on the Site on behalf of the Owner. The Parties involved in the purchase of Products via the Site shall be TRIBOO DIGITALE as Seller (hereafter the "Seller ") and the party purchasing one or more Products for reasons other than in relation to the profession, business, trade or craft conducted by that party, as the buyer (hereafter the "Consumer") (the Seller and the Consumer shall be referred to jointly as the "Parties").
1.3. The Owner is not a party of these general terms and conditions of sale, but holds all rights to the Site's domain name, the logos, the registered trademarks relating to the products available on the Site and holder of all copyrights relating to the Site and its contents.
1.4. Any communication by the Consumer in connection with and/or in relation to the purchase of the Products, including any notifications, claims or requests concerning the purchase and/or delivery of the Products or exercising the right to cancel, etc, shall be sent to the Seller at the addresses set out on the Site and in accordance with the procedure also set out on the Site and to the e-mail address email@example.com .
1.5. All purchases are regulated by the general terms and condition of sale published on the Site at the time the order is submitted by the Consumer.
1.6. The Site deals in retail sales and as such is designed for the exclusive use by Consumers only. It follows that only Consumers are permitted to submit orders via the Site. Should one or more sales be made to a buyer who does not qualify as a Consumer, these general terms and conditions of sale shall be applicable but, in derogation of what foreseen by the same:
a) the withdrawal right referred to in article 10 shall not apply to the buyer;
b) the Product warranty referred to in article 8 shall not apply to the buyer;
c) no other provisions foreseen in favour of the Consumer which reflect or comply with binding provisions of the law shall apply to the buyer;
d) the sales contract entered into by the Seller and the buyer shall be governed by Italian law, excluding the provisions of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods - Vienna Convention 1980.
1.7. On submitting the order, the Consumer agrees that the confirmation of the order information and these general terms and conditions of sale shall be sent by e-mail to the address provided by the same during the site registration or purchase process.
1.8. Consumers must be aged 18 or over in order to make purchases on the Site and have legal capacity; the Consumer declares compliance with such requirements.
1.9. The Customer shall be charged for any costs incurred to connect to the Site via the Internet, including any telephone expenses, according to the rates applied by the service provide chosen by the same.
2. Product features and availability in the various geographical areas.
2.1. The products are sold by the Seller with the features described on the Site and in accordance with the general terms and conditions of sale published on the Site at the time of the order, excluding all other terms or conditions.
2.2. The Supplier reserves the right to amend all or part of these general terms and conditions of sale at any moment in time and at its own discretion, with no obligation to give notice to users of the Site. Any amendments shall come into force from the date on which they are published on the SIte, and will only apply to sales concluded from that date onwards.
2.3. Sales prices, the Products sold on the Site and/or the characteristics of the same, are subject to change without notice. The Consumer is therefore advised to check the actual prices before submitting the purchase order, pursuant to article 3 below.
2.4 The Site can be accessed from all over the world. However, the Products available on the Site can only be purchased by users who request delivery to one of the Countries listed on the Site.
2.5 The Consumer has the possibility to request customisation following the instructions available on the Site, only for specific Products indicated by the Seller in the relative informative sheet and according to the methods set forth thereto. The Consumer shall be deemed fully and exclusively liable for the personalised content, therefore he undertakes to indemnify and hold harmless the Seller from any claim brought forward by third parties as a consequence or anyhow linked to the customised content of the Product. Without prejudice to the above, the Seller reserves the right anyhow not to accept personalisation requests that according to his unquestionable opinion, are detrimental to intellectual property rights and/or image and/or integrity and/or any other right of the Seller and/or third party. In these cases, the Seller will notify his decision to the Consumer via email, asking the latter to totally replace or eliminate the personalised text from the selected Product in order to execute the order, without this constituting any liability for the Seller with regards to delivery terms. The right of withdrawal from the purchase agreement pursuant to the following Art. 10.7 is not applicable to personalised Products.
2bis. Gift Card
2bis.1. Description and validity of the Gift Card.
2bis.1.1. The virtual "Gift Card", available for the amounts indicated on the Site, can be used by the Buyer of a third party to purchase any Product on the Site, except other Gift Cards, until the credit runs out. The Gift Card is not issued in a specific name.
The Buyer can purchase a Gift Card for himself or as a gift for others.
The Gift Card can not be topped up and can be used, until the credit runs out, to purchase products in separate orders from the Site - except other Gift Cards.
2bis.1.2. The Gift Card, that will be supplied in an electronic format and sent by email, can be purchased on the Site clicking the following Link. When authenticated Buyers access the Site, (by logging in to the Site), the name and email address will be auto-populated with the data provided during the Site registration procedure.
2bis.1.3. The Gift Card is valid for 12 (twelve) months from:
(i) the date the Buyer receives the Gift Card activation email, or
(ii) from the date the recipient receives the email containing the Gift Card code, if the Buyer has purchased the Gift Card as a present for another person.
2bis.1.4. The amount spent to purchase the Gift Card will be transferred to the Seller, to a non-interest bearing account, which can not be converted into cash or transferred to a credit card of bank account.
2bis.1.5. The purchase of the Gift Card is not subject to VAT under art. 2 par. 3, lett. a), Presidential Decree 633/1972. The purchase invoice shall therefore bear the wording "Exempted from VAT under art. 2 par. 3, lett. a), Presidential Decree 633/1972".
2bis.2. Gift Card purchase procedure - Completion of the purchase contract.
2bis.2.1. If the Gift Card is bought for a third party, enabling the "buy as a gift" option, the Buyer can request deferred delivery of the Gift Card to the recipient, selecting the delivery date within a 90 (ninety) day period from the date the Gift Card is purchased. If no Gift Card delivery date is indicated, it will be sent to the recipient by email as soon as payment for the Gift Card has been confirmed.
The recipient of the Gift Card shall be entitled to use the entire value of the same at the following conditions.
The Buyer will be required to indicate the following details on the form related to a Gift Card to be sent to a recipient:
- name of the sender (auto-populated if the Buyer has logged in to the Site);
- email of the sender (auto-populated if the Buyer has logged in to the Site);
- name of the recipient;
- email address of the recipient;
- confirm email address of the recipient;
- email delivery date (optional);
- message text (optional).
If the Buyer intends to purchase a Gift Card for another person, he must provide that person's name and email address during the relative purchase process. These details will only be processed by the Seller to send the Gift Card by email to the recipient, to unlock and the same and to fulfil all services and obligations of the Seller. The details (name and email address of the recipient) shall only be retained until confirmation is received that the recipient has unlocked the Gift Card, following the instructions below or, whichever occurs later, until the date within which the Buyer is entitled to exercise his right of withdrawal expires: once the Gift Card has been unlocked, or, whichever occurs later, once the date within which the Buyer is entitled to exercise his right of withdrawal has expired, the details of the recipient processed for the purposes illustrated herein will be erased. The Buyer is warned and declares to acknowledge that should the Buyer provide an incorrect email address for the recipient of the Gift Card during the purchase process, this will make it impossible for the recipient to receive and use the Gift Card, for which the Seller shall have no form of responsibility.
2bis.2.2. Before confirming the order, the Buyer will be presented with a summary of his order, which he is still able to edit where necessary: at this point, the Buyer, is required to carefully read and expressly approve the general terms and conditions of sale and the clauses indicated by art. 1341 of the Italian Civil Code, by ticking the relative check box and, finally, confirm the order by pressing the "Confirm order with payment obligation" button; this will send the order to the Seller with the consequences illustrated in paragraph. 3.2. of these General Sales Conditions. During the order summary phase, the Buyer will also be asked to select a payment method from those available on the Site. If the Buyer selects immediate payment by credit card, Pay Pal or real-time bank transfer, he will be prompted to provide the relevant data via a secure socket connection. The Seller reserves the right to check the personal details provided by the Buyer for accounting and administration purposes. For payments by credit card, the purchase price will only be charged to the Buyer when the Seller sends the actual order confirmation.
2bis.2.3. On completing the procedure indicated in par. 2bis.2.2. above, the Buyer who has ordered one or more Gift Cards will receive an order confirmation email with the order number, the order summary and these General Sales Conditions.
2bis.2.4. When the payment method selected by the Buyer is successful completed:
(i) the Buyer will receive a Gift Card activation email containing the order number, the Gift Card code and value, its expiry date and a "PDF" file for each purchased Gift Card containing the relative detailed information.
(ii) If the Buyer has purchased the Gift Card as a gift for another person, the Buyer will receive an email containing the order number, the Gift Card code with the final [●] digits obscured and its value. If the Buyer has requested for the Gift Card to be sent to the recipient on a certain date, the activation email will be sent on the date indicated by the Buyer.
(iv) When the Gift Card has been unlocked by the recipient, using the link provided in the mail referred to in the previous par. (iii), the Gift Card Buyer will receive another email confirming the recipient has received the gift.
It is understood that, if the Gift Card is purchased as a gift for another person, the twelve (12 ) month validity period will start from the date the recipient receives the activation email as per par. (iii) regardless of the date on which the Gift Card is unlocked via the link provided in this email.
2bis.3. How to use the Gift Card.
2bis.3.1. Immediately after activation or, if the "buy as a gift" option is selected, immediately after the Gift Card has been successfully unlocked by the recipient as per par. 2bis.2.4, section (iii), the Gift Card can be used to purchase any Product on the Site, including the shipping costs and, if present and available on the Site, gift notes and wrapping. The Gift Card can not be used to purchase another Gift Card. No additional cost is charged for the activation or use of Gift Cards.
2bis.3.2. More than one Gift Card can be used to purchase Products from the Site on the same order.
2bis.3.3. To purchase Products using a Gift Card, please enter the Gift Card code in the designated field on the virtual shopping cart page.
2bis.3.4. The Gift Card can be used to make several purchases on the Site until the credit runs out and within the validity period of the same.
2bis.3.5. If the total amount of the order exceeds the credit available on the Gift Card, the residual amount shall be paid by the Buyer or recipient using one of the payment methods available on the Site in order to complete the process.
2bis.3.6. When the Gift Card validity period (12 months) expires, it can no longer be used and any credit left on the Gift Card will not be refunded.
2bis.3.7. If one or more Products in an order paid for (totally or partially) using a Gift Card are out of stock, the Seller will cancel the order and refund the total amount paid. The Gift Card credit used to pay for such orders will be credited back to the Gift Card, whilst any additional amounts paid using other payment methods, will be refunded using the same payment method selected by the Buyer during the order confirmation phase.
2bis.3.8. The Buyer can register on the Site to view his account in the private area:
(a) details on the purchased Gift cards for each individual order;
(b) the status of each Gift Card (residual credit and expiry date) for all Gift Cards except those sent as a gift to another recipient.
2bis.3.9. Even without registering on the Site, the Buyer or recipient can check the status of the Gift Cards (residual credit and expiry date) in the shopping cart check-out section, clicking the [●] button and entering the Gift Card code in the relative field.
2bis.3.10. The Buyer is expressly warned and hereby acknowledges that any person who knows the Gift Card code can use it on the Site: the Buyer, or any third party to whom the code is communicated, must keep the code in a safe place. As for the conditions of use of the Gift Card, it is understood that the Buyer or recipient of the Gift Card shall abide by the conditions and sales system provided by the Seller each time, also in computerised form.
2bis.4. Right of withdrawal from the purchase of a Gift Card
2bis.4.1. The Buyer is entitled to withdraw from the Gift Card purchase contract, without penalties, within a maximum of 14 (fourteen) days from the Gift Card purchase date, i.e. the date the Gift Card activation email is received. The exercising of the right of withdrawal is expressly excluded in cases of withdrawals from the purchase of a Gift Card that has been partially or totally used to purchase Products on the Site.
2bis.4.2. To exercise a right of withdrawal, within the term indicated in par. 2bis4.1 above and on the condition the Gift Card has not bee partially or totally used to purchase Products on the Site, the Buyer must inform the Seller of his decision to withdraw from the contract sending an explicit statement using the Contact Form, or by email to the address firstname.lastname@example.org, or using the form Attached.
2bis.4.3. On completing the procedure provided in par. 2bis.4.2 above, the Buyer will receive an email confirming the withdrawal and deactivation of the Gift Card, including:
(i) the order number from which withdrawal is confirmed,
(ii) the Gift Card code for which withdrawal and deactivation is confirmed - with the final [●] digits obscured if the Gift Card was purchased as a gift for another person;
(iii) the expiry date and value of the Gift Card.
If the right of withdrawal is exercised on a Gift Card purchased as a gift for another person, the latter will receive an email informing him that the Gift Card has been deactivated as a result of the Buyer exercising his right of withdrawal.
2bis.4.4. In case of withdrawal under par. 2bis.4 herein, the Buyer will receive a refund for the amount paid to purchase the Gift Card, without undue delay and, in any case, no later than 14 (fourteen) days from the date he communicates his intention to exercise his right of withdrawal. Said refund will be effected using the same means of payment used by the Buyer to purchase the Gift Card, unless the Buyer requests the refund to be made using a different means of payment: in the latter case, the Buyer will be charged all additional costs incurred to refund the amount to the different means of payment.
2bis.5. Right of withdrawal for Products purchased using a Gift Card
2bis.5.1. If one or more Products are purchased using a Gift Card, the Buyer is entitled to exercise a right of withdrawal, in accordance with art. 10 of these General Sales Conditions, excluding purchase orders containing one or more personalised Products as set forth by previous art. 2.5. Exercising this right of withdrawal will affect the entire order and, therefore, it will be necessary to return all the Products purchased in relation to the same. If the Buyer exercises his right of withdrawal for Products totally or partially paid for using Gift Card credit, if the terms provided in art. 10 of these General Sales Conditions are met, the amount paid for the purchase order for which the right of withdrawal is exercised, will be refunded, for the part paid for by Gift Card, directly to the Gift Card - which can be spent by the Buyer under the above indicated terms and conditions - and any other amounts paid using other means of payment available on the Site will be refunded to the Buyer, under the terms and conditions provided in par. 10.5 of these General Sales Conditions, net of any stamp duty, using the same payment method, unless the Buyer requests the refund via a different means of payment: in the latter case, the Buyer will be charged all additional costs incurred to refund the amount using the different means of payment.
3. Product purchase procedure - Conclusion of each individual purchase contract
3.1. The presentation of the Products on the Site, which are not binding for the Seller, is merely an invitation to the Consumer to make a contractual offer to purchase and is not an offer to the public.
3.2. The purchase order submitted by the Consumer to the Seller via the Site shall be a valid contractual offer and is subject to these General Terms and Conditions of sale, which form an integral part of said order; by placing an order with the Seller the Consumer undertakes to fully accept the same without reservation. Before proceeding with the purchase of the Products by sending the purchase order, Consumers will be asked to read these general terms and conditions of sale carefully, further to the notice concerning withdrawal rights, to print off a copy of the same by clicking on the ‘print’ button and to save or keep a copy of the same for their own records. Consumers will also be asked to check and correct any errors in their personal data.
3.3. The Consumer's purchase order is accepted by the Seller by sending an e-mail to the Consumer confirming the order, to the address provided to the Seller during the Site registration process, or during the order process if the Consumer has not registered on the Site; the e-mail will include the text of these general sales conditions, a summary of the order placed and a description of the product features. The Consumer’s order, the Seller's order confirmation and the general terms and conditions of sale applicable to the contract signed between the Parties will be filed electronically by the Seller’s IT systems and the Consumer may request a copy of the same by sending an e-mail to the Seller at email@example.com.
3.4. Any contract for the purchase of the Products shall be deemed concluded when the Consumer receives the order confirmation from the Seller by e-mail
4. Product selection and purchasing procedure
4.1. The Products displayed on the Site can only be purchased by selecting the relative Products and adding them to your virtual shopping cart. Once that selection is complete, in order to purchase the Products chosen and added to the shopping cart, the Consumer will be asked to (i) register with the Site, providing details as requested, or, (ii)where already registered, to login, or (iii)to provide their details so that the order can be completed and the contract can be concluded. If the details on the order are different from those provided during the Site registration phase, the Consumer will be asked to confirm the details (by way of example and not limited to: name, surname etc.) as well as the delivery address for the Products chosen, the billing address and, on an optional basis, a telephone number on which the Consumer can be contacted in relation to the purchase made. The Consumer will be shown a summary of the order to be processed, and change the contents: at this point, the Consumer, is required to carefully read and expressly approve the general terms and conditions of sale by ticking the relative check box and, finally, confirm the order by pressing the "Place Order" button; this will send the order to the Seller with the consequences illustrated in paragraph. 3.2. of this contract. The Consumer will also be asked to select a delivery option and a payment method from those available. If the Consumer selects immediate payment by credit card, Pay Pal or real-time bank transfer, he will be prompted to provide the relevant data via a secure socket connection. The Seller reserves the right to check the personal details provided by the Consumer for accounting and administration purposes. For payments by credit card, the purchase price will only be charged to the Consumer when the Seller sends the actual order confirmation.
4.2. In the event that during the Product selection procedure on the Site pursuant to art. 4.1 above, the Consumer should notice that the price of one or more of the Products he/she intends to select and purchase is clearly lower than the standard applicable price, net of any discounts and/or promotions in force at that time, due to a technical problem that has occurred on the Site, the Consumer is kindly requested not to proceed with the purchase order and report the technical error to the Seller's Customer Care service by e-mail to the following address firstname.lastname@example.org
4.3. If the Consumer has completed the purchase order which includes a Product whose price is clearly lower than the standard applicable price, net of any discounts and/or promotions in force at that time, due to a technical problem that has occurred on the Site:
(a) if the Consumer has not yet received the Product, the Seller shall (i) cancel the order, block the delivery and send notice to this effect by e-mail to the address provided by the Consumer during the order transmission phase and (ii) refund the Consumer with the payments effected pursuant to the cancelled order, including shipping costs, without delay and, in any case, no later than 14 days from cancellation of the order, using the same payment method used by the Consumer for the initial payment;
(b) if the Consumer has received the Product, the Seller shall promptly notify the Consumer by email of the technical error that occurred during the order procedure, and offer the same, alternatively, to (i) pay the Seller, within and no later than the next 5 (five) days, using one of the payment methods available on the Site, the difference between the correct price of the product and the incorrect price indicated on the purchase order, or (ii) cancel the order, following the instructions provided in the same email notice on how to return the Product to the Seller, at the expense of the latter, within and no later than the next 14 (fourteen) days, more specifically to Triboo Digitale c/o ArceseLog, Via Groane 6, 20811 Cesano Maderno (MB) - ITALY, undamaged, complete with all parts and accessories (including unaltered labels and cards still attached to the Product), accompanied by the instructions/notes/manuals supplied, the original packaging and packing and the original warranty certificate, together with the duly completed RMA form attached to the email sent by the Seller- If the Consumer chooses the option provided in point (b) (ii) above, the Seller shall refund the payments effected by the Consumer for the cancelled order, including shipping costs, without delay and, in any case, no later than 14 days from cancellation of the order, using the same payment method used by the Consumer for the initial payment.
5. Delivery and acceptance of goods
5.1. Whilst the Site generally states whether or not Products are available and the relevant delivery times, such information is purely indicative and under no circumstances binding on the Seller.
5.2 The Seller undertakes to do everything within its power to comply with the delivery times given on the Site and, in any event, to deliver within a maximum of 30 (thirty) days from the day after the Consumer places the order. If the order cannot be processed by the Seller, as the Product ordered by the Consumer is not available, even temporarily, for delivery, the Seller shall notify the Consumer in writing and refund the amount already paid as illustrated in more detail in art. 5.3 below. If the consumer has chosen bank transfer as payment method, delivery time will run from the receipt of the bank transfer by the Seller.
5.3. The Products ordered by the Consumer shall be delivered according to the method chosen from those available and listed on the Site when the order was placed. The Consumer undertakes to promptly check, within and no later than 3 (three) days of receipt of the Products, that the delivery is correct and includes all and only the purchased Products, and to notify the Seller, within this deadline, of any faulty products received or any discrepancy between the order and the goods actually received, following the procedure referred to in art. 8 of this contract; failure to do so will infer that the Products shall be deemed as accepted. In the event that the packaging or boxing of the Products ordered by the Consumer reaches its destination visibly damaged, the Consumer is invited to refuse to accept the delivery from the carrier/courier or accept the delivery “with rights reserved”.
5.4 If available, the Consumer will also have the option when transmitting the order, to choose In-Store Delivery by selecting the most convenient sale point among those indicated on the Site, where to pick up the Product/s object of his purchase order. COD payment is not available for this type of shipping. The Consumer, after receiving a “Product pick-up confirmation” email from the Seller, shall go to the sale point selected when transmitting the order to pick up the ordered Product, with a copy of the order confirmation email, the invoiced received in a separate email and a valid identity document. Should the Consumer do not pick up the Product/s object of his purchase order within 7 (seven) days after receiving the abovementioned “Product pick-up confirmation” email, the Seller will initiate the order cancellation procedure and will refund the sum paid to the Consumer – net of fees to return the Product/s from the sale point to the Seller’s warehouse which will be retained by the latter – within 14 (fourteen days) after sending the above-cited order cancellation email, using the same payment method selected by the Consumer for the initial transaction. In case the order is cancelled, the Seller will have the right to sell the Products object of the cancelled order, to third parties. It is agreed that the staff of each sale point is not authorised to re-ship the Consumer’s order foreseeing In-Store Delivery, to another address. Should the products be picked up by a third party not indicated in the order, the latter must bring to the sale point, a proxy signed by the registered person on the order, a copy of a valid identity document of the latter, the copy of the order confirmation and invoice received by the Consumer via email.
6. Prices, shipping costs, customs duties and taxes
6.1. The price of the Products on sale is that indicated on the Site at the time the order is placed by the Consumer. Product prices shown on the site are inclusive of the costs of standard packaging, VAT (where applicable) and any indirect duties (where applicable), and are exclusive of shipping costs, which will be calculated before the order placed with the Seller by the Consumer is confirmed, and which the Consumer agrees to pay to the Seller in addition to the price shown on the Site
6.2. The total price payable to the Seller will be indicated in the Order and also indicated on the order confirmation sent via e-mail by the Seller to the Consumer.
6.3. If the Products are to be delivered to a country outside the European Union, the total price stated in the order and order confirmation, including indirect taxes, is net of any customs duties and any other taxes which the Consumer hereby agrees to pay for, if required, in addition to the price stated in the order and order confirmation, as required by laws in force in the country to which the Product will be delivered. For further information on any duties or taxes applicable in his country of residence or destination of the products, the Consumer is invited to check with the relevant authorities in his country of residence or destination of products.
6.4. All additional costs, charges, taxes and/or duties payable in any given country, under whatever title, to the Products ordered under the general terms and conditions of sale are the exclusive responsibility of the Consumer.
6.5. The Consumer hereby declares that where, at the time the order is placed with the Seller, the former is unaware of the costs, charges, taxes and/or duties referred to in paragraphs 6.3. and 6.4. above, this shall not constitute grounds for termination of this contract and shall under no circumstances be charged to the Seller.
7.1. Payment for Products purchased on the Site shall be made strictly within 10 (ten) days from when the order confirmation is sent by the Seller to the Consumer. The Consumer expressly agrees that performance of the contract by the Seller will commence the moment the price of the purchased product/s is credited to the Seller’s bank account.
7.2. Payments for orders placed on the Site can be paid for by credit card, or via PayPal at the conditions provided below. The Seller may also allow other payment methods, as seen in the specific payment section on the Site.
Even if available on the Site, the COD payment option will be anyhow not applicable to purchase orders (i) containing one or more personalised Products as set forth by previous art. 2.5 and/or (ii) for which In-Store Delivery has been selected by the Consumer, as set forth by previous art. 5.4.
7.3. When payment is by credit card,the Consumer will be transferred to a secure site and the credit card information will be communicated directly to Global Collect Service BV, with registered office in Amsterdam, Holland, via Platenweg 43-49, 2132 HF Hoofddorp, enrolled with the Amsterdam Business Register no. 34140462, the operator designated by the Seller to handle all such transactions. The data provided will be sent securely using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) 128 bit encrypted file transfer systems. Such data remain inaccessible even for the Seller.
7.4. Orders may be paid for by bank transfer to the Seller, where the Consumer shall use the "Swift" and IBAN codes indicated on the order confirmation, together with the order number.
7.5. The invoice/tax records relating to the purchase will be sent to the Consumer in electronic format, if required by law, to the e-mail address provided by the Purchaser during the registration process, if the products are to be delivered to a recipient in the Italian territory, or attached to the purchased product in paper format, in all other cases.
8. Seller's legal warranty of conformity, reporting of non-conformities and interventions under warranty.
8.1. The Seller, in accordance with European Directive 44/99/CE and Italian Legislative Decree No. 206/2005 (Consumer Protection Code ), provides Consumers with a legal warranty that the purchased products are free from material or manufacturing defects, and conform to the descriptions published on the Site for a period of 2 (two) years from the date on which the Products are delivered to the Consumer. Warranties are not applicable when Products have been used or washed in an inappropriate manner, without following the instructions/warnings provided by the Seller and/or the Owner of the product, on the information leaflets, tags or labels.
8.2. The Consumer is required to report any defects and non-conformities of the products within and no later than 2 (two) months of acknowledging the same, sending the relative form to the Customer Care Service at email@example.com , [click here to download the Returned Goods Form], clearly indicating the defect and/or non-conformity detected, along with the relative information indicated on the form itself (at least 1 (one) photograph of the Product, the order confirmation sent by the Seller and/or the receipt). Failure to do so will invalidate this warranty
8.3. On receiving the form and related documentation, the Seller shall assess the defects and non-conformity reported by the Consumer via the Owner’s service centre and, having carried out quality control tests in order to assess whether the Product does not in fact conform, shall, at its own discretion, decide whether to grant authorisation for the Products to be returned, responding to the Consumer via e-mail to the address provided by the Consumer when registering with the site or placing the order; this e-mail will include the "Returned Product Code" Authorisation to return the Products shall, under no circumstances, infer acknowledgement of the defect or non-conformity; this aspect will be assessed once the Products have been returned. The Products that the Seller has authorised to be returned shall be sent by the Consumer, together with a copy of the returned product authorisation e-mail indicating the "Returned Product Code" within 30 (thirty) days from the date on which the defect or non-conformity was reported to the following address: TRIBOO DIGITALE S.r.l., c/o ArceseLog, Via Groane 6, postcode 20031 Cesano Maderno (MB) – Italy
8.4. If the Seller is required to refund the Consumer for the price paid, the refund will be effected, where possible, using the same payment method used by the Consumer to purchase the product, or by bank transfer. The Purchaser will be responsible for sending the Seller, using the same e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org the bank details for the latter to be able to transfer the refund.
9. Defective Products Liability
9.1. The conditions foreseen by EC Directive 85/374/CEE and by Italian Legislative Decree N. 206/2005 - (Consumer Protection Code) are applicable to any damages caused by defective products. The Seller, in its capacity as distributor of the products on the Site disclaims all liability, without exclusions and/or exceptions, and shall refer the Consumer to the manufacturer of the product concerned.
10. Right of Withdrawal
10.1 The Consumer shall have the right to withdraw from any contract concluded pursuant to these general terms and conditions of sale, without incurring any penalty, within 14 (fourteen) days from (i) the day on which the Product is delivered or (ii) if several products on one order are delivered separately, from the date the last product was received.
10.2 To exercise a right of withdrawal, the Consumer shall notify Triboo Digitale, before the deadline indicated in paragraph 10.1 above, of his intentions by accessing the "My Returns" page in the My Account area or, if the same is not a registered users, by accessing the designated page and entering the order number and email address used to place the order. As an alternative, the Consumer can send an explicit declaration to Triboo Digitale, using the contact form or email address email@example.com, of his intention to exercise the right of withdrawal using the withdrawal form enclosed [click here to download the Form]
10.3 On completing the requirements of paragraph 10.2 above, the Consumer will receive a withdrawal confirmation email, containing the RMA form to be included in the package, along with the instructions on how to return the product, to be sent within and no later than 14 days to:
Triboo Digitale c/o ArceseLog
Via Groane 6
20811 Cesano Maderno (MB) - ITALY
10.4 If the Consumer has received the product, he is required to return it to Triboo Digitale without undue delay and, in any event, within 14 days from the day that notice of such withdrawal was given. The deadline shall be met if you send back the goods before the period of 14 days has expired. All shipping risks and direct costs incurred when returning the products shall be borne by the Consumer. If you exercise your right of withdrawal via the website using the return service provided by the website, before confirming the withdrawal request, the cost to return the goods will be indicated.
10.5 If you withdraw from this contract, we shall refund all payments received from you, including the costs of delivery (with the exception of the supplementary costs resulting from your choice of a type of delivery other than the least expensive type of standard delivery offered by us), without undue delay and in any event no later than 14 days from exercising your right of withdrawal. We will carry out such refunds using the same means of payment used by the Consumer for the initial transaction, unless the Consumer requests the refund via a different means of payment, in which case the Consumer will be charged for any additional fees incurred as a result of the choice of such means. We may withhold the refund until we have received the returned goods or the Consumer has supplied evidence of having despatched the goods, whichever is the earliest.
10.6 The Consumer is liable for any diminished value of the goods resulting from the handling other than what is necessary to establish the nature, characteristics and functioning of the goods. Therefore, if the returned goods are found to be damaged (for instance showing signs of wear, abrasion, nicks, scratches, deformation, etc.), not complete with all parts and accessories (including unaltered labels still attached to the product), unaccompanied by the instructions/notes/manuals supplied, the original packaging and packing and the original warranty, if any, the Customer shall be accountable for the decreased value of the product, and be entitled to receive a refund equal to the residual value of the Product. To this purpose, it is highly recommended for Consumers not to handle the product other than as strictly necessary to establish the nature, characteristics and functioning of the same, and
to use the original packaging of the Products plus further protective packaging that will keep them intact and protect them from writing or labels.
10.7 Exclusion of the right of withdrawal – Pursuant to art. 59, first paragraph, letter c) of Legislative Decree 206/2005 (Consumer code), the Consumer’s right of withdrawal is excluded with regards to the supply of custom-packed or clearly customised Products. In respect to the above-cited exclusion of the right of withdrawal, the Consumer is informed and acknowledges that the Products indicated in previous art. 2.5 fall within “custom-packed or clearly customised Products”, for which the right of withdrawal set forth by previous art. 10 is not applicable.
11. Intellectual Property Rights
11.1. The Consumer acknowledges that he or she is aware that all trademarks, names and other distinctive signs as well as any names, images, photographs, written text or graphics used on the Site or relating to the Products are and remain the exclusive property of Coccinelle S.p.A. and/or its assignees, with no rights arising on the part of the Consumer in relation to the same as a result of access to the Site and/or purchase of the Products.
11.2. Unless prior specific consent is granted in writing by Coccinelle S.p.A., no contents of the Site can be reproduced in whole or in part, transferred using electronic or conventional means, modified or used for any purpose whatsoever.
12. Protection of Consumer Personal Data
12.1. In order to proceed with the registration process, place an order and sign this contract, the Consumer is required to provide certain personal details. The Consumer hereby acknowledges that the personal data provided will be recorded and used by the Seller and by Coccinelle S.p.A. in accordance with and subject to the provisions of Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 as subsequently amended. the Privacy Code (Personal Data Protection Code), to process each purchase via the Site and, upon granting his consent, for any other activities as illustrated in the specific Informative Note on the Personal Data Protection Code provided to the Consumer by the Site during the registration phase.
12.2. The Consumer hereby declares and guarantees that the personal details provided to the Seller during the registration and purchase process are truthful and accurate.
12.3. The Consumer is entitled, at any moment in time, to update and/or amend the personal data submitted to the Seller via the “My Account” section on the Site, which can be accessed after logging in.
13.1. While the Seller takes all necessary precautions to protect personal data from being leaked, falsified, manipulated or used by unlawful third parties, due to the characteristics and technical limitations concerning the protection of electronic communications via the Internet, the Seller does not guarantee that the information or data viewed by the Consumer on the Site, even after the Consumer has provided relative login credentials, will not be accessible or viewable by unauthorised third parties.
13.2. Where data in relation to payments made by credit card are concerned, the Seller uses the services provided by Global Collect Service NV which adopts technological systems to guarantee maximum levels of reliability, security, protection and confidentiality for information transmitted over the web.
14. Applicable law, settlements and jurisdiction
14.1. General Sales Terms and Conditions Any sales contracts signed between the Seller and the Consumer under these general sales conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Italian laws in forces and, in particular, with Legislative Decree no. 206 dated September 6, 2005 of the Consumer Code, with specific reference made to the regulations concerning distance contracts, and by Legislative Decree no. 70 dated April 9, 2003, on certain aspects concerning electronic commerce. This is without prejudice to any rights granted to Consumers by binding provisions in force in the Consumer's country of residence.
14.2. In the event of a dispute between the Seller and the Consumer, we hereby undertake to attempt to reach an amicable settlement which Consumers can submit to the RisolviOnline service, an independent settlement service provided by the Board of Arbitration of the Chamber of Commerce of Milan, which provides the possibility to reach a satisfactory agreement, with the assistance of an impartial and expert Arbitrator, in an amicable and secure manner on the internet. For further information on the RisolviOnline regulations or to submit a settlement request, please visit the website at www.risolvionline.com.
14.3. As an alternative to the settlement proposed in art. 14.2 above, the Consumer is also entitled to access the European Online Dispute Resolution Platform (European ODR Platform) to resolve any disputes between the Seller and the Consumer. The European ODR Platform is developed and managed by the European Council implementing Directive no. 2013/11/EU and Regulation (EU) no. 524/2013, to provide out-of-court solutions that are independent, impartial, transparent, simple, efficient, fast and low-cost ways of resolving domestic and cross-border disputes which arise from online sales or service contracts between a Consumer residing in the EU and a professional residing in the EU by means of the intervention by an ADR entity (Alternative Dispute Resolution) providing such services, as seen in the list provided. For further information on the European ODR Platform, or to submit a complaint and start alternative termination procedures concerning the dispute relating to this contract, please use the following link: http://ec.europa.eu/odr. The Seller's email address to be reported to the European ODR Platform is as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org
14.4. If no settlement attempt is made, as under section 14.2, or the attempt is not successful, the Court of Milan is assigned exclusive jurisdiction for all such disputes, except where this provision cannot be applied due to binding provisions in force in the Consumer's country of residence.