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Remexx Limited: standard terms and conditions for the sale of goods

1. Application of Terms and Conditions 

1.1 The Seller shall sell and the Buyer shall purchase the Goods in accordance with 
any quotation or offer of the Seller which is accepted by the Buyer, or any order 
of the Buyer which is accepted by the Seller or the Contract attached hereto as 
Schedule 1; and 

1.2 These Terms and Conditions shall govern the Contract to the exclusion of any 
other terms and conditions subject to which any such quotation is accepted or 
purported to be accepted by the Seller, or any such order is made or purported 
to be made, by the Buyer. 

2. Interpretation 

2.1 In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the 
following expressions have the following meanings: 

“Business Day” means any day other than a Saturday, Sunday or bank 

“Buyer” means the person who accepts a quotation or offer of 
the Seller for the sale of the Goods or whose order for 
the Goods is accepted by the Seller; 

“Contract” means the contract for the purchase and sale of the 
Goods which shall incorporate, and be subject to, these 
Terms and Conditions; 

“Contract Price” means the price stated in the Contract payable for the 

“Delivery Date” means the date on which the Goods are to be delivered 
as stipulated in the Buyer’s order and accepted by the 
Seller, as evidenced in the Contract; 

“Goods” means the goods (including any instalment of the goods 
or any parts for them) which the Seller is to supply in 
accordance with the Contract; 

“Month” means a calendar month; and 

“Seller” means Remexx Limited, a company registered in 
England under 08700410 of Shadsworth Business Park, 
Blackburn BB1 2QR and includes all employees and 
agents of Remexx Limited. 

2.2 Unless the context otherwise requires, each reference in these Terms and 
Conditions to: 

“writing”, and any cognate expression, includes a reference to any 
communication effected by electronic or facsimile transmission or similar 

a statute or a provision of a statute is a reference to that statute or provision as 
amended or re-enacted at the relevant time; 

“these Terms and Conditions” is a reference to these Terms and Conditions and 
any Schedules as amended or supplemented at the relevant time; 

a Schedule is a schedule to these Terms and Conditions; and 

a Clause or paragraph is a reference to a Clause of these Terms and Conditions 
(other than the Schedules) or a paragraph of the relevant Schedule. 

a “Party” or the “Parties” refer to the parties to these Terms and Conditions. 

2.3 The headings used in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience only and 
shall have no effect upon the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions. 

2.4 Words imparting the singular number shall include the plural and vice versa. 

2.5 References to any gender shall include the other gender. 

3. Basis of Sale

3.1 The Seller’s employees or agents are not authorised to make any 
representations concerning the Goods unless confirmed by the Seller in writing.  
In entering into the Contract the Buyer acknowledges that it does not rely on, 
and waives any claim for breach of, any such representations which are not so 

3.2 No variation to these Terms and Conditions, or to the Contract, shall be binding 
unless agreed in writing between the authorised representatives of the Buyer 
and the Seller. 

3.3 Sales literature, price lists and other documents issued by the Seller in relation 
to the Goods are subject to alteration without notice and do not constitute offers 
to sell the Goods which are capable of acceptance.  No contract for the sale of 
the Goods shall be binding on the Seller unless the Seller has issued a quotation 
which is expressed to be an offer to sell the Goods or has accepted an order 
placed by the Buyer by whichever is the earlier of: 

the Seller’s written acceptance; 

delivery of the Goods; or 

the Seller’s invoice. 

3.4 Any typographical, clerical or other accidental errors or omissions in any sales 
literature, quotation, price list, acceptance of offer, invoice or other document or 
information issued by the Seller shall be subject to correction without any liability 
on the part of the Seller. 

4. Orders and Specifications 

4.1 No order submitted by the Buyer shall be deemed to be accepted by the Seller 
unless and until confirmed in writing by the Seller’s authorised representative. 

4.2 The specification for the Goods shall be that set out in the Seller’s sales 
documentation unless varied expressly in the Buyer’s order (if such variation(s) 
is/are accepted by the Seller).  The Goods will only be supplied in the minimum 
units thereof stated in the Seller’s price list or in multiples of those units.  Orders 
received for quantities other than these will be adjusted accordingly.  

4.3 Illustrations, photographs or descriptions whether in catalogues, brochures, 
price lists or other documents issued by the Seller are intended as a guide only 
and shall not be binding on the Seller. 

4.4 The Seller reserves the right to make any changes in the specification of the 
Goods which are required to conform to any applicable safety or other statutory 
or regulatory requirements or, where the Goods are to be supplied to the Buyer’s 
specification, which do not materially affect their quality or performance. 

4.5 No order which has been accepted by the Seller may be cancelled by the Buyer 
except with the agreement in writing of the Seller on the terms that the Buyer 
shall indemnify the Seller in full against all loss (including loss of profit), costs 
(including the cost of all labour and materials used), damages, charges and 
expenses incurred by the Seller as a result of such cancellation. 

5. Price

5.1 The Contract Price of the Goods shall be the price listed in the Seller’s Quotation 
Document current at the date of acceptance of the Buyer’s order or such other 
price as may be agreed in writing by the Seller and the Buyer. 

5.2 Where the Seller has quoted a price for the Goods other than in accordance 
with the Seller’s published price list the price quoted shall be valid for 90 days 
only or such lesser time as the Seller may specify. 

5.3 The Seller reserves the right, by giving written notice to the Buyer at any time 
before delivery, to increase the price of the Goods to reflect any increase in the 
cost to the Seller which is due to any factor beyond the control of the Seller 
(including, without limitation, any foreign exchange fluctuation, currency 
regulation, alteration of duties, significant increase in the costs of labour, 
materials or other costs of manufacture), any change in delivery dates, 
quantities or specifications for the Goods which are requested by the Buyer, or 
any delay caused by any instructions of the Buyer or failure of the Buyer to give 
the Seller adequate information or instructions.  

5.4 Except as otherwise stated under the terms of any quotation or in any price list 
of the Seller, and unless otherwise agreed in writing between the Buyer and the 
Seller, all prices are inclusive of the Seller’s charges for packaging but exclude 

5.5 The Contract Price is exclusive of any applicable value added tax, excise, sales 
taxes or levies of a similar nature which are imposed or charged by any 
competent fiscal authority in respect of the Goods, which the Buyer shall be 
additionally liable to pay to the Seller. 

6. Payment 

6.1 Subject to any special terms agreed in writing between the Buyer and the Seller, 
the Seller shall invoice the Buyer for the Contract Price of the Goods on or at 
any time after despatch or collection of the Goods, unless the Goods are to be 
collected by the Buyer or the Buyer wrongfully fails to take delivery of the Goods, 
in which event the Seller shall be entitled to invoice the Buyer for the Contract 
Price at any time after the Seller has notified the Buyer that the Goods are ready 
for collection or (as the case may be) the Seller has tendered delivery of the 

6.2 The Buyer shall pay the Contract Price of the Goods (less any discount or credit 
allowed by the Seller, but without any other deduction, credit or set off) within 
30 Days from the end of the month of the Seller’s invoice or otherwise in 
accordance with such credit terms as may have been agreed in writing between 
the Buyer and the Seller in respect of the Contract.  Payment shall be made on the due date notwith­standing that delivery may not have taken place and/or that the property in the Goods has not passed to the Buyer. The time for the payment of the Contract Price shall be of the essence of the Contract.  Receipts 
for payment will be issued only upon request. 

6.3 All payments shall be made to the Seller as indicated on the form of acceptance 
or invoice issued by the Seller. 

6.4 The Seller is not obliged to accept orders from any customer or buyer who has 
not supplied the Seller with references satisfactory to the Seller.  If at any time 
the Seller is not satisfied as to the credit­wor­thiness of the Buyer it may give 
notice in writing to the Buyer that no further credit will be allowed to the Buyer 
in which event no further goods will be delivered to the Buyer other than against 
cash payment and notwithstanding sub-Clause 6.2 of these Terms and 
Conditions, all amounts owing by the Buyer to the Seller shall be immediately 
payable in cash. 

7. Delivery 

7.1 Goods are supplied ex-works unless otherwise stated and Delivery of the Goods 
shall be deemed to be complete at any time after the Seller has notified the 
Buyer that the Goods are ready for collection.  Where goods are supplied with 
carriage included Delivery of the Goods shall be deemed to be complete once 
accepted at the designated delivery address. 

7.2 The Delivery Date is approximate only and time for delivery shall not be of the 
essence unless previously agreed by the Seller in writing.  The Goods may be 
delivered by the Seller in advance of the Delivery Date upon giving reasonable 
notice to the Buyer. 

7.3 Where the Goods are to be delivered in instalments, each delivery shall 
constitute a separate contract and failure by the Seller to deliver any one or 
more of the instalments in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or any 
claim by the Buyer in respect of any one or more instalments shall not entitle 
the Buyer to treat the Contract as a whole as repudiated. 

7.4 If the Buyer fails to take delivery of the Goods or any part of them on the Delivery 
Date and/or fails to provide any instructions, documents, licences, consents or 
authorisations required to enable the Goods to be delivered on that date, the 
Seller shall be entitled upon giving written notice to the Buyer to store or arrange 
for the storage of the Goods and then notwithstanding the provisions of sub-
Clause 10.1, risk in the Goods shall pass to the Buyer, delivery shall be deemed 
to have taken place and the Buyer shall pay to the Seller all costs and expenses 
including storage and insurance charges arising from such failure. 

8. Non-Delivery 

8.1 If the Seller fails to deliver the Goods or any part thereof on the Delivery Date 
other than for reasons outside the Seller’s reasonable control or the Buyer’s or 
its carrier’s fault: 

if the Seller delivers the Goods within 10 Business Days thereafter the Seller 
shall have no liability in respect of such late delivery; or 

if the Buyer gives written notice to the Seller within 10 Business Days after the 
Delivery Date and the Seller fails to deliver the Goods within 28 Business 
Days after receiving such notice the Buyer may cancel the order and the 
Seller’s liability shall be limited to the excess (if any) of the cost to the Buyer (in the cheapest available market) of similar goods to those not delivered over the price of the Goods not delivered. 

9. Inspection/­Shortage 

9.1 The Buyer is under a duty whenever possible to inspect the Goods on delivery 
or on collection as the case may be. 

9.2 Where the Goods cannot be examined in detail, the carrier’s note or such other 
note as appropriate shall be marked “not examined”. However, any transit 
damage must be noted on the delivery receipt otherwise no claim will be 
accepted.  An electronic image of the damaged goods must be captured and 
transmitted to the Seller. 

9.3 The Seller shall be under no liability for any damage or shortages that would be 
apparent on reasonable careful inspection if the provisions of this Clause 9 are 
not complied with and, in any event, will be under no liability if a written 
complaint is not delivered to the Seller within 3 Business Days of delivery 
detailing the alleged damage or shortage. 

9.4 In all cases where defects or shortages are complained of the Seller shall be 
under no liability in respect thereof unless an opportunity to inspect the Goods 
is supplied to the Seller before any use is made thereof or any alteration or 
modification is made thereto by the Buyer. 

9.5 Subject to sub-Clauses 9.3 and 9.4, the Seller shall make good any shortage in 
the Goods and where appropriate replace any Goods damaged in transit as 
soon as it is reasonable to do so, but otherwise shall be under no liability 
whatsoever arising from such shortage or damage. 

10. Risk and Retention of Title 

10.1 Risk of damage to or loss of the Goods shall pass to the Buyer at: 
in the case of Goods to be delivered at the Seller’s premises, the time when the 
Seller notifies the Buyer that the Goods are available for collection; or 
in the case of Goods to be delivered otherwise than at the Seller's premises, 
the time of delivery or, if the Buyer wrongfully fails to take delivery of the 
Goods, the time when the Seller has tendered delivery of the Goods. 

10.2 Notwithstanding delivery and the passing of risk in the Goods, or any other 
provision of these Terms and Conditions, legal and beneficial title of the Goods 
shall not pass to the Buyer until the Seller has received in cash or cleared funds 
payment in full of the price of the Goods. 

10.3 Sub-Clause 10.2 notwith­standing, legal and beneficial title of the Goods shall 
not pass to the Buyer until the Seller has received in cash or cleared funds 
payment in full of the Contract Price of the Goods and any other goods supplied 
by the Seller and the Buyer has repaid all moneys owed to the Seller, regardless 
of how such indebtedness arose. 

10.4 Until payment has been made to the Seller in accordance with these Terms and 
Conditions and the Contract and title in the Goods has passed to the Buyer, the 
Buyer shall be in possession of the Goods as bailee for the Seller and the Buyer 
shall store the Goods separately and in an appropriate environment, shall 
ensure that they are identifiable as being supplied by the Seller and shall insure 
the Goods against all reasonable risks. 

10.5 The Buyer shall not be entitled to pledge or in any way charge by way of security 
for any indebtedness any of the Goods which remain the property of the Seller, 
but if the Buyer does so all money owing by the Buyer to the Seller shall (without 
prejudice to any other right or remedy of the Seller) forthwith become due and 

10.6 The Seller reserves the right to repossess any Goods in which the Seller retains 
title without notice. The Buyer irrevocably authorises the Seller to enter the 
Buyer’s premises during normal business hours for the purpose of repossessing 
the Goods in which the Seller retains title or inspecting the Goods to ensure 
compliance with the storage and identification requirements of sub-Clause 10.4.  

10.7 The Buyer’s right to possession of the Goods in which the Seller maintains legal 
and beneficial title shall terminate if: 

the Buyer commits or permits any material breach of his obligations under these 
Terms and Conditions; 

the Buyer enters into a voluntary arrangement under Parts I or VIII of the 
Insolvency Act 1986, the Insolvent Partnerships Order 1994 (as 
amended), or any other scheme or arrangement is made with his 

the Buyer is or becomes the subject of a bankruptcy order or takes advantage 
of any other statutory provision for the relief of insolvent debtors; 
the Buyer convenes any meeting of its creditors, enters into voluntary or 
compulsory liquidation, has a receiver, manager, administrator or 
administrative receiver appointed in respect of its assets or undertaking 
or any part thereof, any documents are filed with the court for the 
appointment of an administrator in respect of the Buyer, notice of 
intention to appoint an administrator is given by the Buyer or any of its 
directors or by a qualifying floating charge-holder (as defined in 
paragraph 14 of Schedule B1 of the Insolvency Act 1986), a resolution 
is passed or petition presented to any court for the winding up of the 
Buyer or for the granting of an administration order in respect of the 
Buyer, or any proceedings are commenced relating to the insolvency or 
possible insolvency of the Buyer. 

11. Assignment 

11.1 The Seller may assign the Contract or any part of it to any person, firm or 
company without the prior consent of the Buyer. 

11.2 The Buyer shall not be entitled to assign the Contract or any part of it without 
the prior written consent of the Seller. 

12. Defective Goods 

12.1 If on delivery any of the Goods are defective in any material respect and either 
the Buyer lawfully refuses delivery of the defective Goods or, if they are signed 
for on delivery as “condition and contents unknown” the Buyer gives written 
notice of such defect to the Seller within 3 Business Days of such delivery, the 
Seller shall at its option: 

replace the defective Goods within 25 Business Days of receiving the Buyer’s 
notice; or 

refund to the Buyer the price for those Goods (or parts thereof, as appropriate) 
which are defective;

but the Seller shall have no further liability to the Buyer in respect thereof and 
the Buyer may not reject the Goods if delivery is not refused or notice given by 
the Buyer as set out above. 

12.2 No Goods may be returned to the Seller without the prior agreement in writing 
of the Seller.  Subject thereto any Goods returned which the Seller is satisfied 
were supplied subject to defects of quality or condition which would not be 
apparent on inspection shall either be replaced free of charge or, at the Seller’s 
sole discretion the Seller shall refund or credit to the Buyer the price of such 
defective Goods but the Seller shall have no further liability to the Buyer. 

12.3 The Seller shall be under no liability in respect of any defect arising from fair 
wear and tear, or any wilful damage, negligence, subjection to normal 
conditions, failure to follow the Seller’s instructions (whether given orally or in 
writing), misuse or alteration of the Goods without the Seller’s prior approval, or 
any other act or omission on the part of the Buyer, its employees or agents or 
any third party. 

12.4 Subject as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, and except 
where the Goods are sold under a consumer sale, all warranties, conditions or 
other terms implied by statute or common law are excluded to the fullest extent 
permitted by law. 

12.5 Except in respect of death or personal injury caused by the Seller’s negligence, 
or as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, the Seller shall not be 
liable to the Buyer by reason of any representation, or any implied warranty, 
condition or other term, or any duty at common law or under statute, or under 
the express terms of the Contract, for any direct or consequential loss or 
damage sustained by the Buyer (including without limitation loss of profit or 
indirect or special loss), costs, expenses or other claims for consequential 
compensation whatsoever (and whether caused by the negligence of the Seller, 
its servants or agents or otherwise) which arise out of or in connection with the 
supply of the Goods or their use or resale by the Buyer. 

12.6 The Buyer shall be responsible for ensuring that, except to the extent that 
instructions as to the use or sale of the Goods are contained in the packaging 
or labelling of the Goods, any use or sale of the Goods by the Buyer is in 
compliance with all applicable statutory requirements and that handling and sale 
of the Goods by the Buyer is carried out in accordance with directions given by 
the Seller or any competent governmental or regulatory authority and the Buyer 
will indemnify the Seller against any liability loss or damage which the Seller 
might suffer as a result of the Buyer’s failure to comply with this condition. 

13. Buyer's Default 

13.1 If the Buyer fails to make any payment on the due date then, without prejudice 
to any other right or remedy available to the Seller, the Seller shall be entitled 

cancel the order or suspend any further deliveries to the Buyer; 

appropriate any payment made by the Buyer to such of the Goods (or the goods 
supplied under any other contract between the Buyer and the Seller) as 
the Seller may think fit (notwith­standing any purported appropriation by 
the Buyer); and 

charge the Buyer interest (both before and after any judgement) on the amount 
unpaid, at the rate of 10% per annum above HSBC base rate from time 
to time, until payment in full is made (a part of a month being treated as 
a full month for the purpose of calculating interest). 

13.2 This condition applies if: 

the Buyer fails to perform or observe any of its obligations hereunder or is 
otherwise in breach of the Contract; 

the Buyer becomes subject to an administration order or enters into a voluntary 
arrangement under Parts I or VIII of the Insolvency Act 1986 or the 
Insolvent Partnerships Order 1994 (as amended) or (being an individual 
or firm) becomes bankrupt or (being a company) goes into liquidation; 
an encumbrancer takes possession, or a receiver is appointed, of any of the 
property or assets of the Buyer; 

the Buyer ceases, or threatens to cease, to carry on business; or 
the Seller reasonably apprehends that any of the events mentioned above is 
about to occur in relation to the Buyer and notifies the Buyer accordingly. 

13.3 If sub-Clause 13.2 applies then, without prejudice to any other right or remedy 
available to the Seller, the Seller shall be entitled to cancel the Contract or 
suspend any further deliveries under the Contract without any liability to the 
Buyer, and if the Goods have been delivered but not paid for the price shall 
become immediately due and payable notwithstanding any previous agreement 
or arrangement to the contrary. 

14. Limitation of Liability 

14.1 Subject to the provisions of Clauses 7, 8 and 12 the following provisions set out 
the entire financial liability of the Seller (including any liability for the acts or 
omissions of its employees, agents and sub-contractors) to the Buyer in respect 

any breach of these Terms and Conditions or the Contract; 

any use made (including but not limited to modifications) or resale by the Buyer 
of any of the Goods, or of any product incorporating any of the Goods; 

any representation, statement or tortious act or omission including negligence 
arising under or in connection with the Contract. 

14.2 All warranties, conditions and other terms implied by statute or common law 
(save for the conditions implied by section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979) 
are, to the fullest extent permitted by law, excluded from the Contract. 

14.3 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes or limits the liability of the 

for death or personal injury caused by the Seller’s negligence; 

for any matter which it would be illegal for the Seller to exclude or attempt to 
exclude its liability; or 

for fraud or fraudulent misrep­res­en­ta­tion.­ 

14.4 Subject to sub-Clauses 14.2 and 14.3: 

the Seller’s total liability in contract, tort (including negligence or breach of 
statutory duty), misrep­res­en­ta­tion, restitution or otherwise, arising in 
connection with the performance or contemplated performance of the 
Contract shall be limited to the Contract Price; and 

the Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any pure economic loss, loss of 
profit, loss of business, depletion of goodwill or otherwise, in each case 
whether direct, indirect or consequential, or any claims for consequential 
compensation whatsoever (howsoever caused) which arise out of or in 
connection with the Contract. 

15. Confi­den­ti­ality, Publications and Endorsements 

15.1 The Buyer will regard as confidential the contract and all information obtained 
by the Buyer relating to the business and/or products of the Seller and will not 
use or disclose to any third party such information without the Seller's prior 
written consent provided that this undertaking shall not apply to information 
which is in the public domain other than by reason of the Buyer's default. 

15.2 The Buyer will not use, authorise or permit any other person to use any name, 
trademark, house mark, emblem or symbol which the Seller is licensed to use 
or which is owned by the Seller upon any premises, note paper, visiting cards, 
advertisement or other printed matter or in any other manner whatsoever unless 
such use shall have been previously authorised in writing by the Seller and 
(where appropriate) its licensor. 

15.3 The Buyer will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure compliance with this 
Clause 15 by its employees, servants and agents. 

15.4 The provisions of this Clause 15 shall survive the termination of the Contract. 

16. Communications 

16.1 All notices under these Terms and Conditions and under the Contract shall be 
in writing and be deemed duly given if signed by, or on behalf of, a duly 
authorised officer of the Party giving the notice. 

16.2 Notices shall be deemed to have been duly given: 

when delivered, if delivered by courier or other messenger (including registered 
mail) during the normal business hours of the recipient; or 

when sent, if transmitted by facsimile or e-mail and a successful transmission 
report or return receipt is generated; or 

on the fifth business day following mailing, if mailed by national ordinary mail, 
postage prepaid; or 

on the tenth business day following mailing, if mailed by airmail, postage 

16.3 All notices under this Agreement shall be addressed to the most recent address, 
e-mail address, or facsimile number notified to the other Party. 

17. Force Majeure 

Neither Party shall be liable for any failure nor delay in performing their obligations 
where such failure or delay results from any cause that is beyond the reasonable control 
of that Party.  Such causes include, but are not limited to: power failure, Internet Service provider failure, industrial action, civil unrest, fire, flood, storms, earthquakes, acts of 
terrorism, acts of war, governmental action or any other event that is beyond the control 
of the Party in question. 

18. Waiver 

The Parties agree that no failure by either Party to enforce the performance of any 
provision in these Terms and Conditions or under the Contract shall constitute a waiver 
of the right to subsequently enforce that provision or any other provision.  Such failure 
shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach and shall 
not constitute a continuing waiver. 

19. Severance 

The Parties agree that, in the event that one or more of the provisions of these Terms 
and Conditions or the Contract are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise 
unenforceable, that / those provisions shall be deemed severed from the remainder of 
these Terms and Conditions (and, by extension, the Contract).  The remainder of these 
and the Contract shall be valid and enforceable. 

20. Third Party Rights 

A person who is not a party to the Contract shall have no rights under the Contract 
pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999. 

21. Law and Jurisdiction 

21.1 These Terms and Conditions and the Contract (including any non-contractual 
matters and obligations arising therefrom or associated therewith) shall be 
governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of England and Wales. 

21.2 Any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim between the Parties relating to 
these Terms and Conditions or to the Contract (including any non-contractual 
matters and obligations arising therefrom or associated therewith) shall fall 
within the jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.