Terms & Conditions
In the context of this website, “we”, “our” and “us” means Farontor.com and may refer to either RHINE NETWORK TECHNOLOGY LTD ,depending on the entity supplying the product (the website product listing states the seller and supplier of each product) and “you” and “your” means you, the user or customer of this website.
The use of the term “product” includes the plural “products”.
Except if otherwise required by law the following Terms and Conditions, our Return Policy and our Privacy Statement govern your use of this website. They describe the rights and responsibilities of both you and us. If you use this website you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions and if you shop at this website you agree to the terms of our Return Policy.
If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions and our Return Policy and our Privacy Statement do not use this website.
We shall not be responsible for any detriment incurred by reliance you place on this website or its contents. Use of this website is on an “as is” basis and is entirely at your risk.
Terms and Conditions Apply
The products you order on the website are offered and supplied by RHINE NETWORK TECHNOLOGY LTD (“Trade As Farontor”)
Products which are offered and supplied by RHINE NETWORK TECHNOLOGY LTD are referred to herein as “Farontor Products”.
Terms and Conditions for Farontor Products
These Terms and Conditions constitute a contract between the customer (You) and RHINE NETWORK TECHNOLOGY LTD (“Trade as Farontor”)
1. CHANGES TO TERMS
Due to frequent changes in Internet technology and applicable laws, we reserve the right to make changes to these Terms and Conditions at any time technology and legal changes require. Please check these Terms and Conditions regularly for any such changes.
2. CHANGES TO PRODUCTS
We and any person involved with the management of this website may make changes to the products described and to other content of this website, at any time without notice.
We make every effort to ensure that product descriptions on our website are accurate. However some inaccuracies, typographical errors or misinterpretations may occur. We reserve the right to correct such inaccuracies or typographical errors as they are identified. We make no representations about the suitability of this information; it is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.
3. PRODUCT PRICES
The price displayed for products on this website represents the full price (Our products are duty free, so you do not need to pay GST), for the product itself but does not include postage/delivery charges which will depend on the destination.
We always seek to provide products at the most competitive prices, and because of the dynamic nature of this industry (e.g. vendor price changes and other variables beyond our control), prices, promotions, versions and availability advertised are subject to change without prior notice and we therefore reserve the right to change prices displayed for products on our website at any time.
Please be assured of our every effort to ensure the accuracy of our product pricing. However if an error is made and a product is listed at an incorrect price, we maintain the right to refuse to accept further orders and to cancel any orders already placed at the incorrect price. If an order has been confirmed and charged to your credit card we shall immediately contact you regarding your requirements for the reimbursement of money paid.
4. AGE RESTRICTIONS
You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to place an order with us. We do not knowingly accept orders from anyone under the age of 18.
By placing an order with us through this website, you acknowledge that you are over eighteen (18) years of age.
Should we suffer any loss or damage as a result of a transaction entered into by a person under the age of 18, we reserve the right to seek compensation for such loss or damage from the parents or guardians of the person who placed the order(s) with us.
5. INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS
When you visit our website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. By using the website we and you consent to receiving communications electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this website. We and you agree that all electronic communications between us of agreements, notices, disclosures or other information satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
This website may:
Store one or more cookies in your browser in order to improve service for you on your subsequent visits to this website; Request your browser to transmit this data back to the web server; or Request your browser to transmit a cookie that has been stored on your browser by another site within the same internet domain.
(Note-Cookies are small pieces of data stored on the web browser on your computer. By using cookies, websites can track information about visitors’ use of the site and provide customised content. Most web browsers can be configured to notify the user when a cookie is received, allowing you to either accept or reject it. You may also inspect the cookies stored by your web browser and remove any that you do not want.
6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Material contained on this website is protected by copyright. You may use this website only for your personal non-commercial purposes. Except to the extent permitted by relevant copyright legislation, you may not use, copy, modify, transmit, store, publish or distribute any material on this website or create any other material using material on this website, without obtaining our prior written consent.
Registered trade marks and logos must not be used or modified in any way without obtaining the prior written consent of the trade mark or logo owner.
The website, products, technology and processes contained in this website may be the subject of other intellectual property rights owned by third parties. No license is granted in respect of those intellectual property rights other than as set out in these Terms and Conditions. Your use of this website and material on it must not in any way infringe the intellectual property rights of any person.
7. YOUR ACCOUNT
To purchase from us you must establish an account on this website.
We retain absolute discretion to refuse an account to be established, to terminate accounts, to remove or edit content where the account has not been kept in accordance with these terms and conditions.
It is your responsibility to provide your exact email address, delivery address and billing address and telephone number and to keep these current. Any incorrect information provided may lead to a delay in delivery in or non-delivery of the product ordered.
You are responsible for the confidentiality of your account password. Your password and account details are stored on a secure server for ease of use in processing future orders or for warranty claims. The information stored is only used to process your orders, for statistical purposes that may improve our website and its services, and to allow us to notify you of special offers or new products via our newsletters. Please refer to our Privacy Statement on this website. No credit card details are stored by us.
When you register your personal details to establish an account or to place an order, a secure server is used. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encrypts the information you send through this website. We make no warranty in respect of the strength or effectiveness of that encryption and accept no responsibility for events arising from unauthorized access of the information you provide.
9. CONTRACT OF SALE
These terms together with your order constitute the entire contract between you and us for the supply of products. No other terms will apply except where terms may be implied by law. The contract cannot be varied unless we agree to variations in writing or by email.
10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
10.1 Limitation of Liability
- Our liability to the Customer (and any party claiming through the Customer against us) for any claim for loss or damages (including legal expenses) made in connection with the Contract (including the supply of Goods described in the Contract) whether in contract, tort (including negligence), under statute, in equity or otherwise shall be strictly limited as follows (except to the extent that the law prohibits such a limitation):
- For any liability arising from Goods not meeting the specification or which are said to be otherwise defective or deficient, our liability is limited to the cost of replacement of those Goods as soon as reasonably practicable, or the repair of those Goods or the repayment (or allowance) of the Purchase Price of those Goods (at the option of Our);
- For any liability arising from the services forming part of the Goods not meeting the scope
10.2 Consequential Loss
We may hold the Customer liable, to the maximum extent permitted by law, for any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage of any nature whatsoever resulting from or caused in any way by the Goods it supplies, where indirect, special or consequential loss or damage includes:
- Any loss of income, profit, production, contract, customers, business opportunity or business;
- Any loss of goodwill or reputation;
- Any loss or damage resulting from the loss or damage to goods other than the Goods.
10.3 Defective Goods
- Any claim by the Customer in respect of defective, non-conforming or damaged Goods must be made in writing within 14 days of the delivery of the Goods, unless a longer period is expressly agreed to by us in writing.
- Despite any other provision of the Contract, we are not liable, to the maximum extent permitted by law, for
(1) The cost of removal of Goods not meeting the specification or which are said to be otherwise defective or deficient, whether installed or otherwise;
(2) The cost of installation of replacements for Goods not meeting the specification or which are said to be otherwise defective or deficient;
(3) Defects or deficiencies in Goods caused by improper installation or maintenance of Goods or related components or normal wear and tear and damage.
11. PURCHASING PRODUCT(S)
You may place an order by clicking the “Add to Cart” button.
When you place an order with us you have made an offer to purchase the product you have chosen and when we issue a tax invoice to you we have accepted your offer. Both offer and acceptance are based on these terms and conditions and are subject to any clause allowing for the cancellation of an order before property passes to you.
We will issue the order and provide you with an Order Number by email after we have received your offer to purchase.
We will notify you when we process your order by sending you an Order Confirmation and tax invoice via email. To prevent credit card or payment fraud your offer can only be accepted by us after it has passed our validation procedures. (If the products enjoy the free tax, we do not offer tax invoice.)
We retain discretion to cancel orders if our processes identify any attempt at fraud or for any other legitimate reason.
If for any reason we cannot process or accept your order after payment is received, we will contact you by email or telephone to determine your requirements for the reimbursement of money paid.
We only accept payment through PayPal and Credit cards.
Payment will not be processed until we have received all relevant information required for processing to be completed.
The processing of payment for Orders placed on a weekend or a Public holiday will not begin until the next working day.
Some payment options might be disabled for security purposes, if your preferred payment option is not available kindly select the next preferred option for payment.
We process PayPal payments when you checkout from the product order screen.
12.2 Credit Cards
We accept international credit cards.
We process Credit cards payments when you checkout from the product order screen.
Whilst we employ the latest in Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology software for its transactions with our customers, we will not be responsible for any damages, consequential losses (whether direct or indirect) suffered by a customer whose credit card is fraudulently used or is used in an unauthorized manner.
If Your selected payment method triggers Our fraud prevention process, We may contact You to confirm additional details, or cancel the transaction. In this case, until Your Order has passed Our fraud prevention process, Your Order will not be fulfilled. If you fail to provide the requested information within 3 working days, Your Order will be cancelled and Your payment will be refunded back to the selected payment method. These information requests are sent to help protect credit card holders from online fraud.
You will be provided with an estimated delivery time when you checkout. The estimated delivery times are within working days Monday to Friday excluding public holidays. Normal delivery is within 3 to 14 working days from the date of payment.
We will make every effort to deliver your product within the estimated delivery time but the actual delivery times may change due to changes in supply or circumstances beyond our control.
We encourage you to visit the “My Account” section on our website to view the delivery status of your product. Please contact us if your item/s are not delivered within 45 days from the date of purchase, any claims of non-delivery outside this time frame will be considered delivered to you.
14. PASSING OF PROPERTY
Property in the product passes to you upon receipt of the product by you.
Please also note that deliveries with address on some farms, mine sites, islands, Aboriginal sacred sites and other regional or remote locations may not be accessible to our couriers and will not be able to deliver to your door steps. In such cases our courier will contact you for alternate delivery options.
Statutory Conditions and Warranties
Farontor provides a voluntary warranty and applies the Conditions and Warranties required by law.
Statutory Conditions and Warranties For all products sold by Farontor provide conditions and warranties contained in the Commonwealth Competition and Consumer Act 2010.
Where the 14 Day Change-of-Mind Period has elapsed and the conditions provide that unless the product has defects which Farontor specifically bring to your attention before the sale, the product is of merchantable quality-that is, the product is free from manufacturing defects and faults and reaches a basic level of quality given the price of the product and description that is provided with the product. The product is fit for the purpose or job for which it is normally supplied or to which Farontor agreed before the sale. The product matches any description provided on our website or on labelling or packaging (See “Changes to Product”); and you receive clear title to the product
The warranties provide that the product is clear of finance or encumbrances; and you will have free title to the product.
If the product does not fulfill any of these conditions or warranties then, provided the claim is made within a reasonable period after the sale, you may be entitled, at your discretion, to a refund, replacement of the product or to have it repaired. A reasonable period depends on the circumstances of each sale including but not limited to the nature, quality and price of the product.
Any refund agreed to may be less than the purchase price depending on any use or consumption of the product which has occurred or any contribution that use by you has made to the cause of the claim.
Customer Service will consider each claim on its merits on a case by case basis and, if required, will negotiate a solution that is acceptable to Farontor and you including any costs involved.
We do not provide refunds, credit or exchange if you have:
Damaged the product by using it in a way it was not meant to be used. You have had a defect drawn to your attention before you purchased the product, for example, when products are clearly labeled as seconds or faulty, The 14 Day Change-of-Mind period has elapsed and the product matches the description provided on our website and is free from manufacturing defects or faults.
14.1 Voluntary Warranty Policy
All products sold by Farontor have a “dead on arrival” (DOA) warranty. This means that if the product is damaged during delivery and a claim is made within 14 days from the date of dispatch, Farontor will replace or repair the product at our discretion and our cost. If Farontor have no further stock of the item and it cannot be repaired Farontor will replace it with a similar product or offer you a full refund.
If the damage is discovered outside the 14 day period contact Customer Service who will determine whether circumstances are such that you can still proceed with a claim. You can take advantage of this offer for up to twelve months after sale.
This warranty does not apply to damage packaging only and does not detract from your statutory rights.
14.2 Manufacturers Voluntary Warranty
Many of the products supplied by Farontor are covered by a Manufacturers voluntary warranty. The terms and conditions of such warranties are beyond our control and it is your choice whether to use such warranties. Where possible the time of such warranty will be shown on our website. For some products it may be more efficient for you to contact the manufacturer rather than Farontor. This is particularly so for electronic equipment. A manufacturers warranty does not detract from your statutory rights.
14.3 Making a Claim
Provide us with a copy of your tax invoice or similar proof that the item was purchased from us. Describe accurately the problem you have encountered and provide evidence (erg a photograph) to support your claim State whether you are requesting a replacement, repair, refund or credit
14.4 Return of Product for Warranty Claim
The Farontor 14 Day Change-of-Mind Policy.
Online shopping sometimes means you don’t get exactly what you had in mind. You are welcome to return the item as long as you meet the following terms and conditions as listed below:
14.5 Terms & Conditions
• Notification is required within 14 days of purchase date.
• Item to be returned must be in their original re-saleable condition with all tags and packaging (ready to be put back on the shelf).
• The item/s are NOT opened, used, worn or damaged.
• That you DO NOT stick or write anything on the item itself or its packaging. Please only write or place postage stickers on the outer postage packaging.
• The refund amount will not include delivery costs if you need to bear the return cost by yourself. If the item was delivered for free, delivery cost will be deducted.
• The return of the item is the responsibility of the buyer.
• If the item has sustained damage in transit or does not return as noted above, a revised refund amount may be required
If you would like to take this offer, please send us an email at [email protected] and indicate the Order ID the item/s you wish to return and the reason for the return. Our Customer Service team will reply to your email and, if applicable, issue you a Return Authorization (RA) number. All other relevant information will be given to you at this time. Farontor will not accept any return of any item/s without an RA from our Customer Service Representative.
Where the 14 Day Change-of-Mind period has elapsed and where Customer Service has determined that, on the facts you have provided, a claim may be granted. We will not accept the return of a product without approval from our Customer Service Team. The product must be returned to us within 14 calendar days from the approved date. Where possible, the product must be packed in the original, unmarked packaging including any accessories, manuals, documentation and registration that was delivered with the product.
We reserve the right to test any returned product, and to ask you to demonstrate that the problem with the product was not your fault. After the product has been returned a final decision on granting the claim will be made by Customer Services.
Where it is agreed that the claim is valid a replacement or repaired product will be returned to you at our expense.
Where upon receipt of the returned product we determine that the product did comply with the warranties and conditions and the condition of the product was misrepresented to us by you, the expense for the return of the product to us and the expense of returning the product to you will be deducted from your account.
Where a replacement is agreed to after a warranty claim is granted the replacement will be delivered to you at our expense. Where a non warranty claim is granted the replacement will be delivered to you at your expense.
14.7 Governing Law
These Terms & Conditions and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the UK.
15. RESOLVING YOUR CONCERNS
If you have any concerns with, or do not understand, our Terms and Conditions we encourage you to contact us and we will make every endeavour to resolve your concerns.
Our contact email is below and we will respond to your query as soon as possible.