The website www.artpeckers.com is the online store/e-shop of the company Gkologinas Kimon & Elli General Partnership, with registered office at 46 Konstantinou Kramanli str. The trading name of the branch store is “artpeckers” and its registered office is located at 12 Valaoritou str, Postal Code 54626, Thessaloniki, Greece. G.E.MI. / G.E.C.R. 043328606001, TIN 997808429, Kalamria Tax Office. Aim: the manufacturing and sale of wooden objects.
The website is subject to the following general conditions, which we invite you to read before navigating the website, purchasing and using the services provided. The company reserves the right to amend these conditions and the overall context of the website www.artpeckers.com unilaterally, with prior notice to its users/consumers. Using/Navigating this website means that the user/consumer has unconditionally accepted the terms below, and any amendments occurred.
1.Limitation of Liability/ User’s Liability
Gkologkinas Kimon & Elli General Partenship has no liability regarding to any incidents related to the inadequate operation of the website. The user/consumer of our website is required to refrain from any illegal act or omission, as well as follow and respect netiquette (set of rules that govern behavior online). If this is not the case, the user/consumer is exclusively liable to acts or omissions carried out.
2.Main characteristics of the products or services
The website www.artpeckers.com is the online store/e-shop of the company Gkologinas Kimon & Elli General Partnership. It deals with the manufacturing of wooden objects and their online sale. The products are made exclusively of certified wood and painted with natural varnish or eco-friendly watercolor paints. In addition, the products are manufactured and personally processed by our company. For the above reason, the products cannot be identical with one another. Variations may occur among them and also they may be different from the respective photo on the website, thus reflecting the uniqueness of each product.
The consumer bears sole responsibility for the suitability testing, as to make sure that the product covers their personal needs. Please note that the e-shop also sells games/toys. The games/toys manufactured by our company have the required CE marking, in accordance with Community legislation on European standards. Additionally, a detailed description of each product can be found, as well as suitable conditions of use. The consumer bears sole responsibility for the usage of objects which do not have the relevant CE marking on certified games/toys or are not described as toys (for ages over 14 years old).
Before purchasing, please find in the description the product’s properties (size, type of wood, type of varnish), its net weight, the shipping cost and the VAT (Value Added Tax) applied in Greece based on the principle of origin.
3. Intellectual property - Trading mark
The website design, graphic design, design and processing of the products, photos, texts and these terms and conditions are the intellectual property of the company GKOLOGINAS KIMON & ELLI GENERAL PARTNERSHIP and protected by the Greek and European Law and the international conventions on intellectual property. The company reserves all rights regarding the illegal use and amendment of the above items, without the prior written consent of the company.
Each product reference prize is always indicated in euros and all the payments are carried out in euros. The prices include all taxes, except the cost of shipping. We inform you that customs duties or import duties or other local taxes may occur to all international customers (not member countries of the EU) by the delivery of the product/s. All these additional duties or taxes ARE NOT INCLUDED in the price of the products. This is exclusively customer’s responsibility. Our company has no liability nor any responsibility for those additional duties or taxes.
The consumer adds to carts the products and accepts the terms of service. Before checking out, the consumer has the chance to correct any mistake. After clicking on the “CHECKOUT’’ button the consumer receives an email confirming the receipt of the order. The consumer receives always the products accompanied by the original sales receipt. In case of business invoice issuance, please complete all the details of your business.
6. Languages of the contract
The terms of the contract can be found in both Greek and English. The user/consumer can choose either, by selecting the respective icon. After selecting the language, the user/consumer bears sole responsibility for any misunderstanding regarding the terms of the contract.
7. Cancellation (of the contract)
8. Shipment and Cost
Shipment to Greece costs 2 euros + Taxes. The products are sent by ELTA courier. For orders over 60 euros in Greece the shipping is free. The products are usually dispatched within 1-3 working days.
Shipping to countries of the European Union and to countries outside the European Union (worldwide) is free for orders over 150 euros. The products to European Union and the rest of the world are sent by ELTA (Hellenic Post). The products are usually dispatched within 3-5 working days in the EU and 5-7 working days to the rest of the world.
The available payment methods are:
· Credit/Debit card
· Cash on delivery (Greece only)
· Bank transaction (IBAN GR67 0172 2610 0052 6105 1299 708 Beneficiary: GKOLOGKINAS KIMON KAI ELLI O.E.)
Product delivery is carried out within thirty (30) business days from the conclusion of the contract. By way of exception and taking into account that all products are crafted by hand by our company, we reserve the right to inform the users/consumers of the website about any added delay, under specific circumstances. The respective indication will be visible to the user/consumer, who will have full knowledge of any delay due to the above reason, which constitutes a special condition between the contracting parties and is not regarded as force majeure. Any continuation of the order will be subject to the explicit acceptance of the condition above by the user/consumer, without prejudice to Article 10. In case there is no clear indication of added delay, the company remains obligated to deliver the product(s) within thirty (30) days from the conclusion of the contract.
11. Force Majeure
Gkologkinas Kimon & Elli General Partnership has no liability for force majeure events including war, terrorist attacks, strikes, acts of state or governmental action etc. In such conditions, Gkologkinas Kimon & Elli General Partnership will contact the consumers. In addition, both parties preserve their right to withdraw the contract order (art.10).
12. Right of withdrawal
Consumer has the right to withdraw for any reason within 14 days after receiving the product/s (day of delivery receipt). If this period expires on a non-working day, your deadline is extended till the next working day. The consumer has to inform us for his/her decision to withdraw. Please contact us via email including your decision of withdrawal. Here you can find a model withdrawal form:
Ordered on/received on,
|Name of consumer(s),|
|Address of consumer(s),|
Signature of consumer(s) (only if this form is notified on paper),
In such a case the consumer must
Our company information:
Company name: GKOLOGKINAS KIMON & ELLI GENERAL PARTNERSHIP
Branch store: ARTPECKERS
Registered office of our store: VALAORITOU 12, THESSALONIKI, GREECE, POSTAL CODE 54626
14. Applicable law
This contract is governed by Greek and European law. Especially, it has been written according to the Directive 2000/31/EC ('Directive on electronic commerce'), the Presidential Decree No 131/2003, the Greek law No 2251/1994, the Regulation (EU) No 524/2013 and Directive 2013/11/EU. Our company suggests the alternative dispute resolution for consumer disputes. In any case, the Greek courts in Thessaloniki will have the jurisdiction over these matters.
16. Transaction security
Our website uses the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) in order to protect your personal data and you transactions. With SSL technology, customer’s personal data and information is coded before you send them and received by us. We mention that we have no access to your personal data, such as the account holder of your card, cvc etc. Each financial intermediate or PayPal uses its own protocols for the security of your transactions and is the only liable for your data.
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