TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Terms and Conditions
HOMESTYLE ATHENA and www.homestyle-athena.com are sections of service owned and operated by ATHENA TABLEWARE HK LIMITED which incorporated in Hong Kong. All transactions are therefore protected by the law of Hong Kong. For any disputes arisen related to the transaction through this website, can be hopefully solved by peaceful negotiation between the customer and ATHENA TABLEWARE HK LIMITED (reachable via firstname.lastname@example.org). If the dispute cannot be solved and must go legal, the place of litigation and jurisdiction will be Hong Kong.
You are welcome to visit our website at email@example.com any time as your online and one-stop shop for buying and consuming our full range of our products and services.
Use of Information
Our website may only be used as a shopping information and the extended service we may provide only or to conduct online shopping in nature.
You should not distribute, display, exhibit, produce or otherwise commercially exploit our website wholly or any part thereof whether by way of retransmission, dissemination, sale, broadcast, circulation, republication, reproduction, amendment or re-direction by using “framing”, “hypertext linking” or other similar technology or device.
The online communication attributes of our website may only be used for lawful and proper purposes. You should not post or transmit any material which is offensive, defamatory, harmful, obscene, threatening, objectionable or likewise whether intentionally or not at our website. We reserve the right (but without the obligation or liability) to delete any such material found at our website whether wholly or in any part thereof and to report the matter to the relevant government, enforcement and/or regulatory authorities without prior notice.
Copyright and Trademarks
HOMESTYLE ATHENA, its holding company and/or its fellow affiliates own the trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on our websites which cannot be used, copied or otherwise exploited, except with our prior written consent. Unless otherwise stated, all other trademarks, logos, service marks, product names and company names appearing on our websites are the property of their respective owners.
Materials show of the commodity on our website, including, but not limited to, its design, function, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, photographs, as well as the computer software, audio and video film clips for advertisement of any of the products on this, and any other materials and derivatives incidental thereto, are protected by copyright. No part or any of materials on our website may be modified, reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, transmitted, copied, distributed or used in any other way for commercial, non-commercial or other public purposes without our prior written consent. Any images or materials shown on this web for display only, it is not constituted to an actual end product to trade.
HOMESTYLE ATHENA, its holding company and/or its fellow affiliates is not and shall not be responsible for any webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site or the contents available on or the set-up of any other websites linked to this website. Access to and/or use of such other websites shall be at your or user’s own risk and subject to any terms and conditions applicable to such access and/or use. We provide such links only in an attempt to be helpful but by providing such link to other websites, we do not, and shall not be deemed to, endorse, recommend, approve, guarantee, or introduce any third parties or the services or products they provide on their websites or have any form of cooperation with such third parties or websites. We are not a party to any contractual arrangements entered into between you and the provider of the external website unless otherwise expressly specified or agreed to by us.
Email messages, incoming or outgoing over the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be completely secure. We are not responsible for any damages incurred by you if you send a message to us, or if we send a message to you at your request, over the Internet. We are not responsible in any way for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of this website.
We do not represent or warrant that this website will be available and can meet your requirements, that access will not be interrupted, that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to your computer system. You are responsible to take out and maintain adequate protection and back-up of data and equipment and to undertake all reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses or other destructive properties. We make no representation or warranty regarding the accuracy, functionality or performance of any third party software that may be used in connection with this website.
Title to Products, Import & Export of Products
Title of our products passes to customers upon delivery. All risks of loss of or damage to our products while in customers’ possession shall be borne by customers absolutely. We deliver customer’s order of our products to customers or to the order of customers under customers’ instructions. If we are asked to deliver customers’ order to any country or city outside Hong Kong, customers may be required to pay customs duties, taxes and other levies, or to obtain certain license, permit and clearance or apply for registration of customers’ purchased products according to the applicable local rules, regulations and other requirements at the delivery destination or stopover or transfer point.
Customer are required to pay customs duties, taxes and other levies, and other fees or charges, to obtain license, permit and clearance, and to comply with the applicable local registration requirements, rules, regulations and other requirements shall be imposed by and determined according to the relevant local government, enforcement and/or regulatory authorities at the delivery destination, stopover or transfer point which are completely beyond our control. We shall not assume the aforesaid customers’ obligations nor shall we accept any liability or responsibility in any circumstances for any customers failing to observe or abide by any such customers’ obligations or any applicable local laws, rules, regulations and other requirements at the delivery destination, stopover or transfer point.
If any customers’ order of our products is seized by any relevant local government, enforcement and/or regulatory authorities at the delivery destination, stopover or transfer point, it is at all times the customers’ obligation at their own cost and expense and in their sole discretion whether to discharge their customs clearance and seizure clearance with or to answer the relevant requisitions raised by the relevant local government, enforcement and/or regulatory authorities. In any event, such customers shall be solely responsible for all losses, liabilities, and consequences whatsoever howsoever arising from or in relation to our delivery of the customers’ order of our products under the customers’ instructions.
By placing and completing the customers’ order form with us, the customers acknowledge receipt of and irrevocably agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in our website and therein, and to be responsible to pay customs duties, taxes and other levies, or to obtain certain license, permit and clearance or apply for registration of customers’ purchased products according to the applicable local rules, regulations and other requirements at the delivery destination or stopover or transfer point.
Terms of Order
By placing an order you are offering to purchase a product on and subject to the following terms and conditions. All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order price.
Dispatch times may vary according to availability and any guarantees or representations made as to delivery times are subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force majeure for which we will not be responsible.
Whilst every care has been taken in preparing the information and materials contained in this website, such information and materials are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind and nature, express or implied. In particular, no warranty regarding title implied warranty of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of intellectual property rights or third party rights, security, accuracy or freedom from computer virus is given in connection with such information and materials. In addition, we make no warranty of the information and materials contained on this website will meet your requirements or your access to this website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. We also make no warranty regarding any goods and services purchased or obtained directly or indirectly through this website.
This website is only facilitate a platform for customer sale and purchase of the products and we accept no liability for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages (including damages for loss of profit or intangible loss) whatsoever howsoever arising from or relating to your use of this website, or any information and materials contained in this website, or use of any of the products purchased from this website. Please carefully read all information, prescriptions, warranties, and warnings as appropriate provided by the manufacturer owner or seller of the products on or in the product packaging and labels before using any product purchased from this website. If you are in doubt, you should consult registered medical practitioners and other professional consultants. We accept no liability for the accuracy, completeness, reliability, fitness for a particular purpose or quality of such products or reliability of any such information and materials provided by any manufacturer owner or seller of such products. Whilst every care has been taken in getting the colors and images of the products being displayed on this website as accurately as possible, we do not warrant nor can we accept any liability where the colors and images of the products being displayed on your computer screen or monitor tally with or are corresponding to the real items. It is absolutely your responsibility and obligation to evaluate such information and materials and make your own judgment independent of us.
Indemnity and Limitation of Liability
Any notice to be given by us to you under this website shall be deemed duly served if delivered by way of electronic mail, by fax or by post based on your number and address in our records. You may give notice to us at any time by of electronic mail, by fax or by post of any change of your personal particulars and other information maintained by us.
Prices are shown on the Site in Hong Kong Dollars (HKD) in Hong Kong. Prices displayed on the Site at the time your order is accepted will be honored except in the case of obvious error. Whilst we use our best endeavors to ensure that all prices appearing on the Site are accurate, we do not guarantee that they are error-free and reserve our right to rectify any errors. If we discover an error in the price of any products that you have ordered, we will inform you as soon as possible and offer you the option of reconfirming or canceling your order. If we are unable to contact you, we will treat the order as canceled.
If your credit/debit card is not denominated in Hong Kong Dollars (HKD), the final price charged in your currency will be calculated by your issuing bank in accordance with the applicable exchange rate on the day your card issuer processes the transaction.
Taxes and duties applicable to your order depending on the shipping country of your order:
Hong Kong orders are not subject to taxes and duties.
Customers placing orders from countries served on a Delivery Duty Unpaid (DDU) basis will only be charged for the price of the product(s) purchased (excluding taxes and duties) and the delivery costs. Customers will be responsible for the payment of all import tax and duties levied by the country to which the products are shipped and payment of the said tax and duties is necessary for the release of the products ordered from the Customs on arrival. Our couriers, SF Express, FedEx or UPS, will contact customers about the details of any import duty to pay. We advise you to contact your local customs authority to determine the cost of import tax and duties of your order prior to your placing orders with us.
Terms of Sale
By placing an order you are offering to purchase a product on and subject to the terms and conditions set out in our website. All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order price.
Dispatch times may vary according to availability and any guarantees or representations made as to delivery times are subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force majeure for which we will not be responsible. Please see our Delivery Charges notice for further information.
In order to contract with HOMESTYLE ATHENA, you must be over 18 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank acceptable to us. We retain the right to refuse any request made by you, and we reserve the right to close your account at its sole discretion. If your order is accepted we will inform you by email and we will confirm the identity of the party which you have contracted with. This will usually be HOMESTYLE ATHENA. or may in some cases be a third party. Where a contract is made with a third party we are not acting as either agent or principal and the contract is made between yourself and that third party and will be subject to the terms of sale which they supply you. When placing an order you undertake that all details you provide to us are true and accurate, that you are an authorized user of the credit or debit card used to place your order and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods. The cost of foreign products and services may fluctuate. All prices advertised are subject to such changes. Please be aware that some of the goods sold through our Websites may not be suitable for children under 18 years of age, so please take extra care when purchasing goods as gifts, for under 18’s.
I. Our Contract
When you place an order, you will receive an acknowledgment e-mail confirming receipt of your order. This email will only be an acknowledgment and will not constitute acceptance of your order. Contract for the purchase of the goods has not be formed until your payment was approved and we have debited your credit or debit card.
II. Pricing and Availability
A. Whilst we try and ensure that all details, descriptions, and prices which appear on this Website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of any goods which you have ordered we will inform you of this as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or canceling it. If we are unable to contact you we will treat the order as canceled. If you cancel and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full refund. Where applicable, prices are inclusive of VAT. Delivery costs will be charged in addition; such additional charges are clearly where applicable and included in the ‘Total Cost’.
B. The Service may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We, therefore, reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice. We reserve the right to refuse to fill any orders that you may place based on information on the Service that may contain errors or inaccuracies, including, without limitation, errors, inaccuracies or out-of-date information regarding pricing, shipping, payment terms, or return policies.
Upon receiving your order we carry out a standard pre-authorization check on your payment card to ensure there are sufficient funds to fulfill the transaction. Goods will not be dispatched until this pre-authorizing check has been completed. Your card will be debited once the order has been accepted.
IV. Returns & Refunds
We accept return of unused goods found with manufacturing defect or shipping damage provided the case is reported in writing with photo evidence within 7 days from the date of invoice.
Please report the case by email to firstname.lastname@example.org within 7 days from the date of invoice. After a simple investigation by our team we shall adopt a merchandise replacement or refund, subject to final decision of HOMESTYLE ATHENA.
Nothing herein shall constitute a waiver or release the party liability in any case if anyone breach of the Terms and Conditions and we reserve rights to take an action against the breaching party as we see fit.
These web pages may contain one or more links to external Internet sites to form in its entirety or external links may be followed with those icons for External connection. However, we will not assure the visitor in terms of the security and legal liability for this External Link or third party web site connection.
Variations of Terms
Governing Law & Jurisdiction