Terms and Conditions
Effective date: April 15, 2019
ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet (“us”, “we”, or “our”) website(s) (our “Site” or “Sites”) and related services are made available to you in accordance with the following CONDITIONS OF SALE & SERVICE, and any other rules posted on our Sites (collectively, the “TOS”). Please read the TOS carefully before placing any orders on ARISTONTIMEPIECES.com. We recommend you should keep a copy of the TOS for future reference.
ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet is a Sole proprietorship in Switzerland under registration number CHE-171.676.051.
We may modify the TOS from time to time. Please read the TOS and check back often. If you do not agree to any change to the TOS then you must immediately stop using the Site. Any changes made after you have placed an order will not affect that order unless we are required to make the change by law.
To use some of the services or features made available to you on this Site you will need to register. When you register you are required to provide information about yourself that is true, accurate, current, and complete in all respects. We may also change registration requirements from time to time.
The account password you provide should be unique and kept secure, and you must notify ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
Eligibility to purchase
In order to make purchases on the Site you will be required to provide your personal details. In particular, you must provide your real name, phone number, e-mail address and other requested information as indicated. Furthermore, you will be required to provide payment details that you represent and warrant are both valid and correct and you confirm that you are the person referred to in the Billing information provided.
The Site is available only to individuals and others who meet the ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet terms of eligibility, who have been issued a valid credit/debit card by a bank acceptable to ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet , whose applications are acceptable to ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet and who have authorized ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet to process a charge or charges on their credit/debit card in the amount of the total purchase price for the merchandise which they purchase. ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet reserves the right to restrict multiple quantities of an item being shipped to any one customer or postal address.
By making an offer to purchase merchandise you expressly authorize us to perform credit checks and where ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet feels necessary, to transmit or to obtain information (including any updated information) about you to or from third parties, including but not limited to your credit/debit card number or credit reports (including credit reports for your spouse if you reside in a community property jurisdiction), to authenticate your identity, to validate your credit/debit card, to obtain an initial credit/debit card authorization and to authorize individual purchase transactions.
Furthermore, you agree that we may use Personal Information provided by you in order to conduct appropriate anti fraud checks. Personal Information that you provide may be disclosed to a credit reference or fraud prevention agency, which may keep a record of that information.
All orders are subject to acceptance and availability, and items in your shopping basket are not reserved and may be purchased by other customers.
ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet offers products for sale that are in stock and available for dispatch from our distribution center.
You may not purchase any item from this site for resale by you or any other person, and you may not resell any item purchased from this site.
Prices shown on the Site are in SWISS FRANCS including VAT. If you have selected another country, the VAT of the country will be chargeable as indicated in payment section on the Site.
All prices and offers remain valid as advertised from time to time. The CHF price of a product displayed on the Site at the time the order is accepted will be honored, except in cases of patent error.
Product prices are set at the beginning of each season using existing currency exchange rates. These prices are subject to change if the applicable currency exchange rate changes before your order is accepted or the items are subject to markdowns at any time during the selling period.
If you are a customer whose credit/debit card is not denominated in CHF, the final price will be calculated in accordance with the applicable exchange rate on the day your card issuer processes the transaction.
Sale Price Adjustment Policy
Please be aware that the exact style and size of an item must be available for purchase at the time your request is made before any adjustment in the sale price can be approved.
Acceptance of your Orders
Once you have made your choice, your order has been placed and the payment is valid, you will receive a confirmation email with the details of your order.
We reserve the right not to accept your order in the event, for example, that we are unable to obtain authorization for payment, that shipping restrictions apply to a particular item, that the item ordered is out of stock or does not satisfy our quality control standards and is withdrawn, or that you do not meet the eligibility criteria set out within the TOS.
Payment can be made by credit card, and any other methods which may be clearly advertised on the Site from time to time. Payment will be debited and cleared from your account upon dispatch of your order by ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet . You confirm that the credit/debit card that is being used is yours or that you have been specifically authorised by the owner of the credit/debit card to use it. All credit/debit card holders are subject to validation checks and authorization by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card refuses to authorize payment to ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet , we will not be liable for any delay or non-delivery.
We take reasonable care to make our Site secure. All credit/debit card transactions on this site are processed using PayPal, a secure online payment gateway that encrypts your card details in a secure host environment. If you are a registered ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet user, we will securely store your credit/debit card details on our systems. These details will be fully encrypted and only used to process card transactions which you have initiated.
Furthermore, we take reasonable care, in so far as it is in our power to do so, to keep the details of your order and payment secure, but in the absence of negligence on our part we cannot be held liable for any loss you may suffer if a third party procures unauthorized access to any data you provide when accessing or ordering from the Site.
Promotion codes are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative. Furthermore, they cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion code or offers, and must be redeemed by the date published, if provided.
Insurance and Delivery
ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet insures each purchase during the time it is in transit until it is delivered to your specified delivery address. We require a signature for any goods delivered, at which point responsibility for your purchased goods passes to you. If you have specified a recipient who is not you for delivery purposes (for example as a gift) then you accept that evidence of a signature by them (or at that delivery address) is evidence of delivery and fulfillment by ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet , and transfer of responsibility in the same way.
Please note that we aim to dispatch all orders within 24 hours, or 48 hours during sale periods. Estimated delivery times are to be used as a guide only and commence from the date of dispatch. ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet are not responsible for any delays caused by destination customs clearance processes.
Returns and Exchange
CANCELLING YOUR ORDER UNDER THE DISTANCE SELLING REGULATIONS
If you are based in the EU under the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 (DSRs), you have the right to cancel your order with us, provided you give us written notice within 7 working days of receipt. Notice of contract cancellation under the DSRs must be given in writing to:
Notice of Contract Cancellation, Customer Care Department, ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet, En Galilée 12, 2022 Bevaix SWITZERLAND or by email to: email@example.com.
For orders cancelled under the DSRs, we will issue you with a full refund including the shipping cost. However, you will need to return the entire order to us by secure means to ensure it reaches us in good condition, at your own cost. Cancelled orders should be returned to: ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet En Galilée 12, 2022 Bevaix SWITZERLAND. All items must be returned unused and in their original condition, from the original delivery country.
We recommend that you insure the return shipment as you are under a duty to take reasonable care of the goods and will be liable for damage to them until we receive them at our warehouse. In case of dispute, we also recommend you retain proof of sending. Refunds will be issued within 30 days of us receiving your cancellation notice. If we do not receive the cancelled order back, we will arrange to have it collected from you at your cost.
Please note you may only use your right to cancel the order under the DSRs if you give us formal written notice of cancellation within 7 working days of receiving the order, by email or post as described above, i.e. before requesting your RMA through your ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet account.
Our free collections service (see below) is not available for orders cancelled under the DSRs.
Faulty goods – Goods are faulty if they are received damaged and/or where a manufacturing fault is clearing visible without wear and tear. Items that are damaged as a result of normal wear and tear are not considered to be faulty.
If you would like to exchange a faulty item instead of obtaining a refund, please be aware that we can only replace it for the same product in the same size, subject to availability. Where possible, we will offer to repair faulty items. If it cannot be repaired or the same product is not available, you are entitled to a full refund.
Colors – We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors of our products that appear on the ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet Shop . However, as computer monitors vary, we cannot guarantee that your monitor’s display of any color will be completely accurate.
Intellectual Property Rights
Your use of the Sites and its contents grants no rights to you in relation to any copyright, designs, trademarks and all other intellectual property and material rights relating to the Content (as described in the Content section below), including ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet Software and all HTML and other code contained in this Site. All such Content including third party trademarks, designs, and related intellectual property rights mentioned or displayed on this Site are protected by national intellectual property and other laws and international treaty provisions. You are permitted to use the Content only as expressly authorized by ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet. Any reproduction or redistribution of the above listed Content is prohibited and may result in civil and criminal penalties. Without limiting the foregoing, copying and use of the above listed materials to any other server, location or support for publication, reproduction or distribution is expressly prohibited. However, you are permitted to make one copy for the purposes of viewing Content for your own personal use.
In addition to the Intellectual property rights mentioned above, “Content” is defined as any graphics, photographs, including all image rights, sounds, music, video, audio or text on this Site. ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet tries to ensure that the information on this site is accurate and complete. ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet does not promise that ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet ‘s Content is accurate or error-free. ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet does not promise that the functional aspects of the Site or ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet ‘s Content will be error free or that this Site, ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet Content or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. We always recommend that all users of the Internet ensure they have up to date virus checking software installed.
No Commercial Use
This Site is for your personal non-commercial use only. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, commercially exploit, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any Content, software, products, or services contained within this Site. You may not use this Site, or any of its Content, to further any commercial purpose, including any advertising or advertising revenue generation activity on your own Site.
You agree that you will be personally responsible for your use of this Site and for all of your communication and activity on and pursuant to this Site. If we determine that you are or have been engaged in prohibited activities, were not respectful of other users, or otherwise violated the TOS, we may deny you access to this Site on a temporary or permanent basis.
You have certain rights under the law. In Switzerland these include:
1. That any products you order through this Site will be of satisfactory quality, fit for their intended purpose, and will conform to any description given on this Site;
2. Certain remedies if a product is defective; and
3. A right to cancel any order for a product within seven working days commencing on the day after the date on which you receive it, and receive a full refund even if it is not defective.
Nothing in the TOS is intended to affect these rights. For more information about your rights contact your local Citizens Advice Bureau or Trading Standards Bureau.
Limits on Liability
Nothing in the TOS is intended to affect your rights under the law (see “Your Rights” above).
If ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet breaches the TOS we shall only be liable for losses which are direct losses and a reasonably foreseeable consequence of such a breach. Losses are foreseeable where, for example, they could be contemplated by you and ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet at the time of you placing your order, and ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet dispatching your order. We shall only be liable for losses up to 150% of the total value of goods purchased.
We are not responsible for losses not caused by our breach or negligence, indirect losses which are a side effect of the main loss or damage and which are not reasonably foreseeable by you and us (for example, loss of profits or loss of opportunity).
We are also not responsible for failure to meet any of our obligations under the TOS where such failure is due to events beyond our reasonable control.
If you breach the TOS and we take no action against you, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach the TOS.
The TOS together with all our policies and procedures shall be exclusively governed by the laws of Switzerland without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. The competent courts in Lausanne, Switzerland shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any differences or disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms. The waiver by ARISTON Timepieces – Briguet of a breach of any provision of these Terms will not operate to be interpreted as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach. We recognize that it is possible for you to obtain access to this site from any jurisdiction in the world, but we have no practical ability to prevent such access. This site has been designed to comply with the laws of Switzerland. If any material on this site, or your use of the site, is contrary to the laws of the place where you are when you access it, the site is not intended for you, and we ask you not to use the site. You are responsible for informing yourself of the laws of your jurisdiction and complying with them.