1. Field of application
These general conditions of sale (the General Conditions) shall apply to all orders placed by you, the buyer (the Buyer) through the L’Epée 1839 E-Boutique (on-line internet shop) hosted on the website www.lepee1839.ch (the Website), operated by L’Epée 1839 (A brand of SWIZA SA) located Rue St-Maurice 1 – P.O Box 973 / CH – 2800 Delémont, Switzerland.
Validating an order via the E-Boutique indicates the Buyer's acceptance of these General Conditions as in force at the time the order is validated.
L’Epée 1839 reserves the right to change these General Conditions at any time by publishing a new version on the Website. The new version of the General Conditions shall be applicable to any order validated after its publication.
2. Conclusion of a purchase agreement
Any order validated by the Buyer on the E-Boutique constitutes a binding offer to conclude a purchase agreement with L’Epée 1839 for the items concerned.
The purchase agreement comes into existence when L’Epée 1839 accepts your order, by providing confirmation through the E-Boutique or by email or other written communication, or by sending the items ordered.
The information on the Website and E-Boutique concerning goods and their prices is subject to change without notice. The Buyer will be charged the price displayed on the Website or E-Boutique at the time the order is validated.
3. Price and additional costs
The prices on the Website and E-Boutique are indicated in CHF (Swiss francs) excluding Swiss VAT (Value Added Tax). The Website and/or E-Boutique may also provide an estimate of the value in EUR (Euros) or USD (United States Dollars), which is non-binding and for information purposes only.
For deliveries to Switzerland, Swiss VAT will be added from the invoice at the checkout page.
Important notice regarding export: Deliveries to countries other than Switzerland may imply customs duties, taxes and other costs (which may depend on many factors including, without limitation, the value, type of goods purchased, administrative costs and destination of the shipment) and which are not taken into account in any of the prices indicated on the Website and/or E-Boutique. The Buyer must bear any custom duties and other taxes applicable in the country of delivery, as well as any other costs linked to delivery of the purchased goods outside of Switzerland. By accepting these General Conditions of Sale, the Buyer agrees to pay any customs duties, taxes or other costs that may apply in relation to the delivery in another country than Switzerland, and to indemnify and hold harmless L’Epée 1839 for the same.
4. Terms of payment
The purchase price for the goods ordered becomes due immediately upon validation of the order by the Buyer. Payment may be done exclusively by any of the payment means accepted by the E-Boutique at the time of validating the order. If the order is finally not accepted (due, for instance, to issues affecting stock or any other reason which L’Epée 1839 may in its reasonable discretion determine), any part of the purchase price already paid shall be reimbursed to the Buyer on the account used by the Buyer to make the original payment.
The goods will be delivered to the address stated by the Buyer as part of the E-Boutique checkout process and through a delivery service appointed by L’Epée 1839.
The expected delivery time mentioned on the Website is indicative and may be subject to customs clearance or other delays outside of the control of L’Epée 1839.
Some goods are made on order. In this case, the Buyer will be informed by email after validation of the order of the indicative expected delivery time. L’Epée 1839 shall inform the Buyer of any delays, and communicate any modified delivery time to the Buyer. No withdrawal of orders will be accepted for any reasonable delivery delays which are not due to any fault on L’Epée 1839’s behalf.
The Buyer must immediately check the goods upon delivery and directly express reservations to the transporter or refuse the goods in case of shipment error or defects. In the absence of the express reservation stating the defects, the goods shall be deemed to be accepted.
6. No withdrawal rights
The Buyer understands and agrees that there is no withdrawal right once the purchase is confirmed in conformity with article 2 above.
The right of L’Epée 1839 to accept a return for replacement in conformity with article 7 is reserved.
L’Epée 1839 warrants any goods delivered against defects for a period of two years.
The Buyer may notify L’Epée 1839 of any defect affecting the goods within the warranty period. In such case, L’Epée 1839 shall, at its discretion, replace or repair the goods in question.
L’Epée 1839 shall not be liable for any damage caused to the Buyer, unless such damage is due to willful intent or gross negligence. In no event shall L’Epée 1839 be liable for any indirect damages, including consequential damages or lost profits.
Any liability of L’Epée 1839 shall in any event be limited to the purchase price of the goods.
9. Prohibition of assignment
The Buyer may assign contractual rights to a third party only with the prior written consent of L’Epée 1839.
10. Data Protection
Any collection of the Buyer's personal data shall be in compliance with applicable legal provisions. Any processing is according to our Privacy Notice
The E-Boutique is built on a platform based on Drupal provided by our web agency INOX Communications.
11. Applicable law, competent courts
Any sale concluded on this website under these General Conditions of Sale shall be exclusively subject to Swiss law, without reference to its conflict of laws principles. The applicability of the United States Convention on the International Sales of Goods is hereby excluded.
Any disputes arising out of or in relation to these General Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the court of Delémont, Switzerland. The right of appeal to the Swiss Supreme Court is reserved.
L’Epée 1839 (Swiza SA – 2021)
L’Epée 1839 – A brand of SWIZA SA
Rue St-Maurice 1
Company N°: CH-670.3.000.570-1
VAT N°: CHE-101.265.412
Phone: +41 (0)32 421 94 00