Last updated: 28 November 2019
Anne Thomas is an entity of Anne Thomas Accessoires, a simplified joint stock company registered in the Lyon Trade and Companies Register under number 789 994 951 hereinafter referred to as "Anne Thomas Accessoires", whose registered office is located at 36 rue Sainte-Hélène in Lyon (69002) and manages the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr and, on the other hand, by any natural or legal person wishing to make a purchase via the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr hereinafter referred to as "the purchaser".
These terms and conditions of sale are intended to define the contractual relationship between Anne Thomas Accessoires and the buyer and the conditions applicable to any purchase made through the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr The acquisition of a product through this site implies an unreserved acceptance by the buyer of these terms and conditions of sale, which the buyer acknowledges having read prior to his order. Before any transaction, the buyer declares on the one hand that the purchase of products on the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr is not directly related to his professional activity and is limited to a strictly personal use and on the other hand have full legal capacity, allowing him to commit himself under these general conditions of sale.
Anne Thomas Accessoires retains the right to modify these terms and conditions of sale at any time, in order to comply with any new regulations or to improve the use of its site. As a result, the applicable conditions will be those in force at the date of the order by the buyer.
The products offered are those listed on the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr of the Anne Thomas Accessoires company, within the limits of available stocks. Anne Thomas Accessoires reserves the right to modify the product range at any time. Each product is presented on the website in the form of a description containing its main technical characteristics (capacity, use, composition, etc.). The photographs are as accurate as possible but do not bind the Seller in any way. The sale of the products presented on the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr is intended for all buyers residing in countries that fully allow these products to enter their territory.
The prices appearing on the product sheets of the internet catalogue and are prices in Euros (€) all taxes included (TTC) taking into account the VAT applicable on the day of the order. Any change in the VAT rate may be reflected in the price of the products. Anne Thomas reserves the right to modify its prices at any time, it being understood, however, that the price appearing in the catalogue on the day of the order will be the only one applicable to the buyer. The prices indicated do not include delivery costs, invoiced in addition to the price of the products purchased according to the total amount of the order. In France and abroad the letter followed (only for jewellery) is offered.
4. Orders and payment terms
Before any order, the buyer must create an account on the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr. The account creation section is accessible directly from the side menu bar. At each visit, the buyer, if he wishes to order or consult his account (order status, profile...), must identify himself using this information. The company Anne Thomas Accessoires offers the buyer to order and pay for his products in several stages, with 1 payment option:
- Secure payment by Paypal or credit card (via the PAYPAL system): the buyer selects the products he wishes to order in the "basket", modifies if necessary (quantities, references...), checks the delivery address or enters a new one. Then, the shipping costs are calculated and submitted to the buyer, as well as the name of the carrier. Then, the buyer chooses the payment method of his choice: "Payment by Paypal" or "Payment by credit card". The next step is to check all the information, read and accept these general terms and conditions of sale by ticking the corresponding box, then invite him to validate his order by clicking on the button "Confirm my order". Finally, the buyer is redirected to the secure PAYPAL interface if he has decided to use this type of payment to securely enter his Paypaloude personal credit card account details. If payment is accepted, the order is recorded and the contract is definitively formed. Payment by Paypal account or credit card is irrevocable. In the event of fraudulent use of the card, the buyer may demand the cancellation of the payment by card, the sums paid will then be credited back or refunded. The holder of a credit card is not liable if the disputed payment has been proven to have been made fraudulently, remotely, without physical use of his card. To obtain reimbursement of the fraudulent debit and any bank charges that may have been incurred as a result of the transaction, the cardholder must contest, in writing, the debit from his bank within 70 days of the transaction, or 120 days if the contract binding him to it so provides. The amounts deducted shall be reimbursed by the bank within a maximum period of one month after receipt of the written objection lodged by the holder. No costs of returning the sums may be charged to the holder.
The confirmation of an order implies acceptance of these terms and conditions of sale, recognition of having full knowledge of them and waiver of the right to invoke one's own terms and conditions of purchase. All the data provided and the recorded confirmation will be worth proof of the transaction. If the buyer has an e-mail address and has provided it on his order form, Anne Thomas Accessoires will send him by e-mail the confirmation of the registration of his order.
If the buyer wishes to contact Anne Thomas Accessoires, he can do so either by mail to the following address: Anne Thomas Accessoires, 36 rue Sainte-Hélène, 69002 LYON; or by email at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
5. Retention of ownership
Anne Thomas Accessoires retains full and complete ownership of the products sold until full payment of the price, in principal, fees and taxes included.
Under Article L121-20 of the Consumer Code, the buyer has a period of fourteen working days from the delivery of their order to exercise his right of withdrawal and thus return the product to the seller for exchange or refund without penalty, with the exception of return costs.
7. Shipping & Returns
Deliveries are made to the address indicated on the order form, which can only be made in the agreed geographical area. Orders are placed by La Poste via COLISSIMO, Express DHL, Fedex, UPS48h or Chrono Relais depending on the delivery method selected by the customer. Delivery times are given only as an indication; if they exceed thirty days from the order, the sales contract may be terminated and the buyer reimbursed. The company Anne Thomas Accessoires will be able to provide the buyer by e-mail with the tracking number of his package. The buyer is delivered to his home by his postman. In the event of the buyer's absence, he will receive a notice of passage from his factor, which allows him to collect the products ordered at the nearest post office or at a relay point, for a period of time indicated by the postal services. The risks related to transport are the responsibility of the purchaser from the moment the items leave the premises of Anne Thomas Accessoires. The buyer is required to check in the presence of the La Poste employee or the delivery person, the condition of the packaging of the goods and its contents upon delivery. In the event of damage during transport, any protest must be made to the carrier within three days of delivery.
All products supplied by Anne Thomas Accessoires benefit from the legal guarantee provided by articles 1641 and following of the French Civil Code. In the event of non-conformity of a product sold, it may be returned to Anne Thomas Accessoires, which will take it back, exchange it or refund it. All complaints, requests for exchanges or refunds must be made by post to the following address: Anne Thomas Accessoires, 36 rue Sainte-Hélène 69002 LYON, within thirty days of delivery.
Anne Thomas Accessoires, in the distance selling process, is only bound by an obligation of means. Its liability cannot be held liable for any damage resulting from the use of the Internet network such as loss of data, intrusion, viruses, service disruption, or other unintentional problems.
10. Intellectual Property
All the elements of the Anne Thomas website, www.annethomas.fr are and remain the intellectual and exclusive property of the Anne Thomas Accessoires company. No one is authorized to reproduce, exploit, or use for any purpose whatsoever, even partially, elements of the site whether in the form of a photo, logo, visual or text.
11. Personal data
Anne Thomas Accessoires undertakes to preserve the confidentiality of the information provided by the buyer, which it may transmit for the use of certain services. Any information concerning him is subject to the provisions of Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978. As such, the Internet user has the right to access, modify and delete information concerning him/her. He can make a request at any time by mail to the following address: Anne Thomas Accessoires, 36 rue Sainte-Hélène 69002 LYON.
12. Dispute resolution
These distance selling conditions are subject to French law. For all disputes or litigation, the competent court will be the one in Lyon.