General terms of sale
1. APPLICATION OF THE GENERAL TERMS OF SALE
The company's sales are governed by these general terms as well as by supplementary or specific terms.
Any order must be placed by writing (mail, fax or email) and will be binding to our company only after the Albert Vieille company's agreement.
Prices applied are those confirmed by the Albert Vieille company at the date of order.
Minimum invoicing: 250€ before tax per invoice and 100€ before tax per order line.
4. TERMS OF DELIVERY
The terms of delivery are indicative and cannot constitute a reason for cancellation, refusal or indemnity claim.
Our shipments are governed by the incoterms mentioned in the specific terms and published by the Internatinal Chamber of Commerce of Paris (Last edition).
In case of delay, damage or shortage, the buyer must protect his rights towards the carrier.
Any product returned must be governed by a formal written agreement between Albert Vieille and the client. Goods returned without previous agreement will not be accepted and shall not, therefore, be credited to the client.
In any case, only goods received in their original packing will be accepted.
The client will conform to the payment terms specified on the invoice and to currency indicated.
In case of advanced payment, no discount will be granted.
In case of delay of payment, Albert Vieille company reserves the right to suspend or to cancel without previous notice any other order or delivery to be made and to demand the payment of any other currently due amount.
Without any formal notice, Albert Vieille company can also require the client to pay penalties on the amount due according to the current legal rate plus 1.5% per month of delay.
The client must reimburse all expenses incurred from the legal recovery of the due amount, including the fees of law officials.
8. RESERVATION OF OWNERSHIP
Ownership of sold goods is differed until full payment of their corresponding price. Consequently, in all cases where the client fails to pay the Albert Vieille company, the latter will remain the sole owner of the goods delivered to the client and therefore reserve the right to recover the delivered goods without prejudice to the right to claim full compensation for damages that the Albert Vieille company may have incurred.
9. TRANSFER OF RISKS
In spite of the application of the above reservation of ownership clause, the client is responsible for the goods from delivery or earlier, in compliance with the incoterms transfer of risks mentioned to the client.
Our agreements and general terms are governed by the French laws. In case of dispute, the Court of Commerce of Grasse has sole competence, whatever the places of delivery or methods of payment.