In these Terms and Conditions the Vendor means Lime Tree Collection Ltd T/A Lime Tree Design and Buyer means the person or company that purchase the goods. The Contract means any contract for the sale of goods by the Vendor to the Buyer.
These terms and conditions apply to all contracts for the sale of goods to the Buyer to the exclusion of any terms and conditions specified by the Buyer. The Vendor shall not be responsible for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder due to circumstances beyond its control.
The price to be paid by the Buyer shall be Lime Tree Design’s price at the time of dispatch as recorded in the Vendor’s invoice. If there is a change in price from when the order is placed and when it is invoiced Lime Tree Design will notify the Buyer.
All prices quoted are exclusive of delivery and VAT. All prices are subject to change without notice and are shown in GBP (£) Sterling. Export orders are Ex Factory.
Payment may be made by major credit or debit cards, BACS or other direct bank transfer. The first two orders are on a Pro Forma basis. Thereafter Buyers may apply for an approved credit account. Payment must be made within 30 days from the date of the Vendor’s invoice. Interest of 2.5% may be charged on any overdue amounts from the due date until the said amount is paid (whether before or after judgment). The buyer shall reimburse the Vendor all costs and expenses (including legal costs) incurred in the collection of any overdue amount or in the collection of goods pursuant to a return notice. All export orders are pro forma. If payment is late for two consecutive invoices credit accounts will revert to a pro forma basis.
Passing of Risk.
Risk in goods passes to the Buyer on receipt of delivery.
Passing of Title
Title in all goods supplied by Lime Tree Design remains with the Vendor until the Vendor has received full payment of the invoice.
Goods are sent out to the Buyer on a “signed for” basis via Royal Mail or courier. Notification of shortages or damaged goods must be reported to the vendor within 7 days of the delivery. Orders over £300 are carriage paid. A charge for delivery of £10 + VAT is made on orders less than £300. There is a minimum order of £100. Opening orders are a minimum of £150. Export orders are all ex factory and we do not offer carriage free.
Sales and Returns
Credit terms may be given to approved accounts at the sole discretion Lime Tree Design. At its sole discretion Lime Tree Design may cancel or amend a credit limit previously approved. Lime Tree Design does not operate a Sale or Return Policy and all items are sold on a firm sale basis. Any faulty items should be returned for replacement or credit. Lime Tree Design is not responsible for retail customers’ breakages but will always endeavour to repair where possible. All returns to Lime Tree Design should be insured at the appropriate level and sent by “signed for” delivery such as Royal Mail.
Where you can sell.
Lime Tree Design supplies the vendor on the understanding our products will be sold in the vendor's bricks and mortar shop and the vendor's own website. The vendor is not allowed to sell Lime Tree Design Products on 3rd party websites including but not exclusively Amazon, Ebay, Notonthehighstreet.com, Etsy, Folksy etc. Informal methods of selling e.g. party plan and fairs should be discussed with Lime Tree Design. If the vendor has more than one branch and will be selling in multiple outlets that must be disclosed at the time of opening an account. Subsequent branches may not be able to sell our product in them if we have existing customers in the area.
We try and ensure we do not have customers selling the same Lime Tree Design products in the same postcode however we do not offer automatic exclusivity within a postcode . To be considered for exclusivity within a postcode, customers must order at least twice a year, across the collection and spend £1000+ annually. If there has been a 6 month period with no orders then we will re-consider exclusivity.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction.
The construction of the contract shall be governed by English law, and the buyer consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in all matters regarding the contract. The headings of these conditions are for convenience of reference only and shall not affect their interpretation.
Lime Tree Collection Ltd T/A Lime Tree Design
139 High Street
Lime Tree Design is the trading name of Lime Tree Collection Ltd company number 10729755 Director Kate Barker Registered office 14 Low Street, Collingham, Newark NG23 7LW ,VAT 157434989GB