TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

  • Introduction

    These terms and conditions of use govern all use of www.brabantia-appliances.com (‘the Website’), being a website of Rank Sharp Industries Limited (‘Rank Sharp’). The latter is the exclusive licensee of Brabantia’s word mark and logo, owned by Brabantia Nederland B.V., as regards the small electrical appliances on the Website.

  • Disclaimer

    The Website does not contain any offer or advice from Rank Sharp implying any contractual obligation.

    The products shown in the catalogue may not be available in every country.

    Rank Sharp is entitled to change or remove any part of the Website and to sever any link between its Website and other websites.

    Rank Sharp excludes any liability for failure of the Website to function properly or at all (e.g. as a result of restrictions or breakdowns). Rank Sharp shall endeavour to resolve any such breakdowns or restrictions as quickly as possible and to limit any inconvenience to users of the Website to a minimum.

    Rank Sharp is not liable for the (loss resulting from) the following: - use of the Website, failure to deliver electronic messages on time or at all, the interception or manipulation of electronic messages by, for example, third parties, viruses or other harmful software, or - information from third parties on the Website.

    No visitor to the Website may initiate or continue with any processes that he/she ought reasonably to suspect will, or might, inconvenience other users of the Website.

    Website visitors are required to indemnify Rank Sharp for any third-party claims resulting from the use of the Website by the visitor.

  • Links to other Websites

    The Website may contain links to the internet pages of third parties, and vice versa. Rank Sharp is not liable for the use or content of these internet pages, or any processing or storing of personal data via these internet pages.

  • Intellectual Property Rights

    Without prejudice to the trademark ownership of Brabantia Nederland B.V. as mentioned above, and with the exception of photos of the website of Brabantia Nederland B.V.’s affiliate Brabantia Branding B.V. and/or marketing material received from Brabantia Branding B.V., ll intellectual property rights, such as copyright, pertaining to the Website (including the text and images on the Website) belong to Rank Sharp unless specifically stated otherwise. Visitors are free to consult the Website and the information provided thereon and to make copies thereof for their own personal, non-commercial use by, for example, printing out or downloading the pages. The copying or reproduction of (any part of) the Website on any third-party internet page or the creation of links, hyperlinks or deep links between the Website and a third-party internet page is not permitted without the prior written consent of Rank Sharp.

  • Privacy Policy

    When the Website is visited, Rank Sharp may use cookies to gather information about use of the Website, enabling the Rank Sharp webserver to automatically recognise the visitor’s IP address. Cookies are small text files sent by the Website’s internet server to the visitor’s internet browser, whereupon the visitor’s internet browser places the text file on the hard drive of the visitor’s computer.

    The use of cookies enables the Website to recognise visitors on a subsequent visit and to generate statistical data about the use of the Website. Password cookies are used by Rank Sharp to direct the visitor as quickly and easily to his/her own personal page as possible. Other cookies are used by Rank Sharp to record data, such as data concerning what visitors add to their shopping list, in order for the Website to respond better to the needs of the visitor and for it to become more user-friendly. The length of time these cookies can be validly stored on the Website is 1 hour. Visitors can programme their internet browsers either to warn them if a cookie is being created, or to prevent cookies from being collected. In the latter case the visitor will not as a consequence be able to make use of all the options offered by the Website.

    When the Website is visited, Rank Sharp may store the following data: - the IP address of the visitor by using cookies; - all information supplied by the visitor to Rank Sharp (e.g. name and address).

    The following additional data (not related to an IP address) can be stored by Rank Sharp in its webstats: - the domain name of third parties’ internet pages visited by the visitor in order to reach the Website; - information relating to sub-pages of the Website visited by the visitor.

    Information stored by Rank Sharp shall not be supplied to any third party organisation not affiliated to Rank Sharp. Rank Sharp has not entered into any partnership or special relationship with any third party on the internet.

    If Rank Sharp supplies or receives data on the Website, it always uses the coding technology recognised as current standards within the IT sector. Rank Sharp has also adopted the necessary security measures to prevent the loss, unlawful use or alteration of data received via the Website.

    A visitor who supplies his/her postal or email address to Rank Sharp via the Website may receive via such address, in addition to the information requested, periodic mail shots informing them about the products and services of Rank Sharp where the visitor has checked the box regarding this option. If a visitor does not wish to receive such mail shots, or wishes to stop receiving such mail shots, he/she should notify Rank Sharp accordingly.

    A visitor who supplies his/her telephone number to Rank Sharp via the Website will only be telephoned by Rank Sharp if this is necessary for resolving a complaint made by the visitor.

    Visitors to the Website will be given access on request to data about them stored by Rank Sharp. Such a request for this data (e.g. to correct any inaccurate data) can be made via the address given by Rank Sharp.

  • Other Terms

    In the event that any part of these terms and conditions proves to be invalid, then the remaining part shall remain fully binding. The invalid part shall be replaced by provisions that are valid and that produce legal consequences that, in terms of content and scope, are as close as possible to the invalid part.

    The use of the Website is governed by Dutch law, without any reference to Dutch law on possible conflicts of (civil and other) law. Any dispute arising from the use of the Website pertaining to these terms and conditions shall be brought before the competent court of the court district of 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.

For information about where to purchase Brabantia Appliances or if you are interested in becoming a distributor or stockist, please get in touch with our head office:

  • Rank Sharp Industries

    11th Floor, SML Tower
    165 Hoi Bun Road
    Kwun Tong
    Kowloon
    Hong Kong

    Email: sales@brabantia-appliances.com
    Phone: +852 (0)2 806 3163