- Website usage terms and conditions
- Cancellations and returns policy
- Copyright notice
- Payment policy
- Website disclaimer
- Delivery policy
- Website usage terms and conditions
The term ‘Print NE’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is; Foundry Lane, Byker, Newcastle. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.
The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.
- Cancellations and Returns Policy
- You may cancel your order (or any part of it) at any stage before it is delivered to you. Please note that it may not be possible to stop despatch of the products you have ordered and you will need to return the products in accordance with the provisions set out below.
Damages and Shortages
The customer shall report any damage or shortage to the company and the carriers in writing within 7 days of delivery. Provided prompt notice of transit damage or loss is given and provided it is proved to the company’s satisfaction that such damage occurred in transit in the UK but not otherwise, the company will refund, repair or replace such equipment free of charge to the customer.
You may cancel your order by contacting Us by email on firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone on 0191 276 5027 in accordance with the following provisions.
Distance Selling Regulations
The terms and conditions of sale detailed below are provided for your information, in line with legislation contained in Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000. This legislation covers items bought where there is no direct contact between the supplier and the consumer. It does not apply where goods are bought for business use, from showrooms, fairs or exhibitions.
Distance Selling regulations allow for a cooling off period of 7 days from receipt of goods covered under the legislation. Customers may return specified goods without reason within this period for a refund. This excludes goods made to the consumer’s specifications. It does not apply to goods intended for everyday consumption. Video recordings or computer software unsealed by the consumer are also excluded. Goods returned have to be complete and in a resalable condition including original packaging. The cost of returning and appropriately insuring the goods until satisfactory receipt at the company will be borne by the customer.
To cancel the contract under the terms of the Direct Selling legislation with the company the Sales Manager must be contacted in writing at the above email address within 7 days of receipt of the goods. The customer will be required to return the goods before a refund can be processed. The Support department will then contact the customer with a RETURN number within 5 working days. This number must be quoted on all returned goods so that the goods can be properly identified. The company cannot be held responsible for goods returned without proper identification.
If you are cancelling an item purchased in a discounted or promotional offer or as part of a combined product (for example a combined hardware and games product), all items purchased in any offer or combined product are part of the same contract and have to be returned if you wish to receive a full refund. If all the items are not returned the refund will be adjusted accordingly, at Our discretion.
Until such time as they are returned to Us, you must retain possession of the items and take reasonable care of them.
All products must be returned with the original packaging. Products should be posted in appropriate protective packaging. We advise that on any return you obtain a certificate of posting and retain this for your records and that you take out sufficient postal insurance to cover the value of the returned products.
No contract shall be cancelled nor shall any goods, which are in accordance with the contract, be returned without the prior written approval of the seller and on terms to be determined at the absolute discretion of the seller.
Unless the seller at its discretion decides otherwise, if the seller agrees to accept the return of any such goods, then: A goods return number obtained from the seller must be clearly shown on the returned parcels.
The goods to remain at the buyer’s risk in all respects until received by the seller. The buyer will be liable for the cost of remedying any damage to the goods returned where such damage has, in the opinion of the seller, been caused by the goods being inadequately packaged by the buyer or through the buyer’s fault.
The seller reserves the right to make a handling and restocking charge of 25% on goods which are returned if they were ordered in error or are no longer required.
The seller will not be under any liability whatsoever in the event that the seller is prevented or delayed from supplying or making delivery of any goods by any reason or cause beyond the seller’s control. These events include acts of God, civil commotion , riots , flood, drought, fire, legislation or any acts by third party companies or individuals not either under contract to or employed by the seller.
The seller’s failure to insist upon strict performance of any provision of these conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of its rights or remedies in respect of any present or future default of the buyer in performance of compliance with any of these conditions.
Except as may be implied by law where the buyer is dealing as a consumer, in the event of any breach of these conditions by the seller the remedies of the buyer shall be limited to damages which shall in circumstances not exceed the price of the goods and the seller shall under no circumstances be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages.
These conditions shall be construed in accordance with English law.
These conditions do not affect your statutory rights.
You are responsible for the use you make of the products you order. To the extent not prohibited by law, We accept no liability for indirect, special or consequential losses; any loss which is not reasonably foreseeable; or any business losses of whatever nature (including loss of profits, contracts, goodwill, opportunity and other similar losses) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Site or any products or services purchased from the Site.
We shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform any of Our obligations insofar as the performance of such obligations is prevented by an event or by matters beyond Our reasonable control.
We accept liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence and responsibility for fraudulent misrepresentation and any other liability that cannot, under English law, be excluded.
Nothing in this section or elsewhere in these Terms & Conditions affects your statutory legal rights.
You agree to be bound by any terms and conditions imposed by the distributor or producer of any product or service or any other copyright material and in particular you must not:
(a) make copies of material supplied to you by Us for sale or rental or for any other reason whatsoever; or
(b) show any copyright material in a public place or for profit.
In the event that any part of these Terms and Conditions are held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, such provisions will be severed and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect.
Failure by Us to enforce a right does not result in a waiver of such right. You may not assign or transfer your rights under these Terms & Conditions.
You and We agree that English law applies to these Terms and Conditions and that any dispute between us arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions will only be dealt with by the English courts, unless you are resident in another part of the United Kingdom, in which case the applicable law of that part of the United Kingdom will apply and any dispute will be brought before the courts there. We are required by law to inform you that purchases can be concluded in English only and that no public filing requirements apply. We reserve the right to terminate your access to this Site and any use of Our online services at any time with or without cause or notice.
A copy of these Terms and Conditions are available on written request to: Print North East, Foundry Lane, Byker, Newcastle
Any formal legal notices should be sent to Us at the address at the end of these Terms & Conditions.
If you have any queries concerning Our service, the Site or any products you purchase from Us (for example technical problems) please contact Us on:
Telephone: 0191 276 5027 Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm
Post: Print North East, Foundry Lane, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne.
These terms and conditions were last updated on 15th Mar 2010
- Copyright notice
- This website and its content is copyright of Print North East. All rights reserved.
Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
- you may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
- you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material
You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
- Payment policy
- We cannot accept your order until you have paid for it in full. You can pay by all major credit or debit cards (except American Express) through our online checkouts. Payment will be charged at the point of submitting your order.
For pre-release orders your card will be preliminarily checked for security purposes. You will be charged for the full amount of your order up to 7 working days prior to the release date as confirmed by the manufacturer.
All credit/debit card holders are subject to validation and fraud checks and authorisation by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card refuses to authorise payment to us, We will not accept your order, We will not be obliged to inform you of the reason for the refusal and We will not be liable for any delay or non-delivery. We are not responsible for your card issuer charging you as a result of Our processing of your credit/debit card payment in accordance with your order. You authorise Us to debit your nominated payment card to recover all charges and amounts due and owing to Us.
GizmoGalaxy is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Print North East may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st October 2010.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- name and job title
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at email@example.com
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Print North East, Foundry Lane, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
- Website disclaimer
- The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Print North East and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Print North East. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Print North East takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
We continue to review Our service to ensure that customers keep coming back to Us for more than just great value in all the products we sell. The prices of products advertised for sale on the Site are as set out on the Site, errors and omissions excepted. All prices are in pounds (£) sterling, inclusive of VAT at the current rates, but excluding delivery charges. Delivery charges will be clearly set out when you place your order and will be added to the total amount due once you have selected a delivery service from the options available. Prices and delivery charges displayed are valid and effective only in the United Kingdom.
Prices may change at any time prior to acceptance of your order.
In the unlikely event that the price of an item has been incorrectly advertised on the Site, We will usually contact you to ask whether you wish to proceed with your order at the correct price. If you are not happy to proceed, or We are unable to obtain your instructions, We will cancel your order and any sum debited by Us from your debit/credit card will be refunded in full to the same card. We will not be obliged to supply products at the incorrect price.
- Delivery policy
- Subject to availability, We will use reasonable endeavours to deliver the products you have ordered as soon as possible after your order is accepted by us. If the goods are not available for delivery within 30 days of being ordered you shall be entitled to cancel your order and receive a full refund of any monies paid.
We do not ship to PO Box addresses.
Delivery charges will be clearly set out when you place your order and will be added to the total amount due. Prices and delivery charges displayed are valid and effective only in England, Wales and the Scottish Lowlands. Northern Ireland, Channel Islands and Scottish Islands and Highlands are subject to an additional delivery charge but you will be notified of such additional charges by email following receipt of your order which will be subject to our cancellation policy.
All orders can only be despatched to the card holder’s address. We cannot deliver items within the same order to multiple addresses. We currently deliver to the UK mainland, including the Scottish Highlands and Islands and Northern Ireland. All deliveries require a signature to confirm receipt.
We will advise you by email if there is likely to be a delay in despatching your order.
If you order two or more items from Us and one of those items is not in stock, We will contact you using the details you provide to us when ordering to discuss changes to your order. There will be no extra postal charges for orders where delayed items are sent separately.
Once delivered (or collected), the products ordered will become your property (provided they have been paid for in full) and your responsibility. Except in relation to products that are damaged or faulty when delivered or which have been incorrectly delivered, We will not accept any liability for their loss, damage or destruction after they have been delivered.
Your order should arrive within not more than 15 days of despatch (not including Saturdays and Sundays). This maximum delivery period shall have elapsed before we will consider claims for lost in transit consignments. If you suspect a delivery to be overdue then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org