Conditions générales de vente

Conditions générales de vente

Preamble :

The present conditions are concluded between the company BRION SISTERS, whose trade name is SOEUR, hereinafter denominated "SOEUR" and the people wishing to make a purchase via the website SOEUR (www.soeur.fr), hereinafter referred to as "user". These conditions only concern physical people, not shopkeepers. The parties agree that their relations will be governed exclusively by this present contract, excluding any conditions beforehand available on the site. If a condition were to fail, it would be considered to be governed by the practices in force in the sector of distance selling whose companies are headquartered in France.

1. Object :

These conditions aimed to define the terms of sale between SOEUR and the user, from the order to services, through payment and delivery. They regulate all the steps necessary from the placement of the order and the follow-up of the same between the contracting parties.

2. Order :

Any order implies acceptance of prices and description of products available for sale. Any dispute on this point will occur in the context of a possible, exchange and the guarantees mentioned below.

SOEUR agrees to honor orders received on the website only within the limits of available stocks of products. In the absence of availability of the product, SOEUR commits to inform the user.

3. Shipping cost and Delivery :

Shipping costs are to be paid by the user and dependent on the country of delivery. They will be specified to the customer during the confirmation of the order.

The ordered products will be delivered to the address specified by the user on the website. The possibility of worldwide delivery is given on the website.

SOEUR reserves the choice of the carrier and guarantees the achievement of the products. The risks of transport are the responsibility of the customer, from the release of the product from the warehouse.

Delivery times and prices are currently as follows and are subject to change.

Orders are processed within three working days of reception. Delivery times run from this date on. Except in case of major forces, they will be, within the limit of available stocks, send within 72h for France and 4 to 8 working days for foreign countries, depending on the destination.

Delivery times may be longer during sale season and/or promotions.

Deliveries are carried out by La Poste (Colissimo suivi) for French residents. SOEUR doesn’t deliver the postal boxes. The parcel is always delivered against signature.

In case of absence, a notice of pending is kept in the recipient's mailbox. The recipient has 15 days to pick up the parcel at the post office.

At any given time the user have the possibility to track the parcel on the website of La Poste with the tracking number communicated in the email that informs the user of the order dispatch.

Free delivery in mainland France from 200 €.

Mainland France under 200 € 7€
Overseas, European Union, Switzerland and Norway 16€
Europe outside the European Union, Maghreb 22€
Africa excluding Maghreb, Canada, United States, Near and Middle East 26€
Other destinations 31€

In case of delay, SOEURs responsibility cannot be engaged and this for any reason whatsoever. Therefore, no claim for compensation of any nature whatsoever can be claimed by the user to SOEUR.

4. Rates, payment and billing :

Prices are quoted in euros all taxes included. They take into account the French VAT applicable on the day of the order. These prices don’t include the cost of processing (shipping and packaging). Any change of applicable rate can be repercuted in the prices of products.. After this date, they are subject to change at any time. However prices cannot be changed once the customer's order has been placed. Similarly, if one or more taxes or contributions were to be created or modified, upwards or downwards, this change could be reflected in the selling price of the items on the SOEUR website.

The prices listed on the website are guaranteed as long the product is online and within the limits of available stocks.

The final price charged to the customer is the price indicated on the order confirmation page.

Payments can be made by credit cards bearing the Visa, Eurocard, Mastercard or American Express mark. You can also pay via PayPal. The invoice of the product will be inserted in the parcel.

5. Right of withdrawal, return and exchange :

All items of the current collection and items that are not on sale may be subject of an exchange (depending on the stock) or may be refunded. Sale items or end of season items can be a subject of refund. The request for exchange by the user must take place within fourteen working days from the date of receipt or withdrawal of the package. Returns can be done directly by returning the products within the fourteen working days deadline by post in perfect condition with the invoice included to the following address: SOEUR, 41 rue de Bourgogne, 75007 PARIS, FRANCE.

For foreign countries, the customer must specify to the customs authorities that it is a "return for non-compliance". Sale or discontinued item may exceptionally be subject to an exchange of size within the limits of available stocks.

The user is obligated to keep all proof and date of his return. Return costs are to be paid by the user.

If the user wishes an exchange, the new delivery charges will not be charged to the user.

Refunds will be made within 10 working days of receipt of the package.

6. Guarantees:

All items are subject to a contractual warranty, which doesn’t preclude to the legal guarantee provided by articles 1641 and following of the Civil Code. The user also benefits of a guarantee allowing him to return defective items delivered in accordance with Articles L 211-4 and following of the Consumer Code. The user is therefore invited to refer to his texts if he wishes have more precision on these legal warranties.

7. Signature and proof :

In any case, the credit card number procured online and the order final confirmation shall constitute the evidence of said order in accordance with the provisions of the French Law of March 13th, 2000 and will cause the sum incurred for the order to become due and payable. This validation is worth signature and express acceptance of all the operations made on the site. However,in case of fraudulent use of his credit card, the customer is invited, as soon as the use is found to contact SOEUR by sending an email to eboutique@soeur.fr.

SOEUR has the obligation of result for all stages of the taken orders as well as for the stages after the conclusion of the contract.

Thus SOEUR undertakes to describe with the greatest accuracy the products sold on the website ( www.soeur.fr). On the other hand, the responsibility of SOEUR cannot be engaged in the case of the non-performance of its obligations, attributable either to the unpredictable and insurmountable fact of a third parties to the contract or to a case of major forces as defined by the French Jurisdiction. In the same way the responsibility of SOEUR cannot be committed for all the inconveniences or damages inherent to the use of the Internet network, in particular a break of service, an external intrusion or the presence of computer viruses.

All elements of the site soeur.fr, whether visual or sound, are protected by copyright, trademarks and/or patents.

The user who has a personal website and who wishes to place, for personal use, on his site a simple link directly to the homepage of the site of SOEUR must obligatorily ask permission to SOEUR.

In any case, any link, even tacitly authorized, must be withdrawn on simple request of SOEUR.

In the event that any of the clauses of the present contract would be void by a change of legislation, regulation or by a court decision, this cannot in any way affect the validity and the respect of these general conditions of use.

These conditions apply throughout the duration of online services offered by SOEUR.

The archiving of purchase orders forms and invoices is made on a reliable and durable support server to correspond to a faithful and durable copy in accordance with Article 1348 of the Civil Code.

These conditions are subject to French law. The competent court in case of dispute will be that of the defendant's place of residence or, at the choice of the plaintiff, the place of actual delivery of the product.