Terms and conditions

Unless otherwise agreed upon in writing, each order implies the acceptance of present general terms and conditions of sale.

1. The goods are delivered at the customer’s risk, even when the transport charges are for the account of the seller.

2. Complaints are only accepted if they are submitted within a period of eight days following the reception of the delivery.

3. Invoices are payable within thirty days date of invoice, even in case of acceptance of bills of exchange.

4. A contested delivery does not relieve the customer from his obligation to pay.

5. In case of non-timely payment of an invoice, the said invoice shall be increased automatically and without any notice of default with an interest of 12 % per year. In case of non-timely and unjustified payment of the outstanding amount, the amount due shall be legally increased by a lump sum compensation of 12 % of the outstanding amount, with a minimum of 50 EUR and a maximum of 1.500 EUR, even in case payments terms are granted.

6. Each offer, order or agreement is governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Belgium. Any disputes shall be exclusively submitted to the compe- tent court of Kortrijk, Belgium.

7. Thefullpropertyofthegoodsremainwiththeselleruntilfullpaymentoftheinvoicedamount.Therightofthesellertore-claimthemerchandisesdoesapplytothegoods itself as well as to the value of those goods in case the said goods have already been sold.

8. Any offer and delivery of goods and services by Decof is governed by present general terms and conditions, which are deemed accepted by the customer. These take legal preference to any agreement with or any general or specific terms and conditions of the client, unless Decof expressly indicates otherwise (under the express word- ing “contrary to the general terms and conditions of Decof”).

Delivery times are indicative only en are by no means strictly committal. A delay can in no event give rise to the rescission of the order nor entitle the customer to claim compensation, even in case expressly provided as such in a signed agreement, unless Decof expressly indicates otherwise (under the express wording “contrary to the general terms and conditions of Decof”). Decof is not responsible nor liable for force majeure, such as epidemics, war, strikes, work stoppage, defects, fire, floods, delays in transport or delivery of raw materials en in general any event which cause a delay in delivery times or production.

In case at the request of the customer Decof makes a delivery to branch offices or subsidiaries of the customer, Decof is not responsible or liable for the preparation nor content of any summary of the different places of delivery and quantities delivered. A delay in the delivery of such summary can in no event give rise to the rescission of the order nor entitle the customer to claim compensation, even in case expressly provided as such in a signed agreement, unless Decof expressly indicates otherwise (under the express wording “contrary to the general terms and conditions of Decof”).