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Terms of service


OVERVIEW 
This website is operated by Genuine Authentic Brand. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Genuine Authentic Brand. Genuine Authentic Brand offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. 

By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content. 

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service. 

Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes. 

Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. 

SECTION 1 - ONLINE STORE TERMS 
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site. 
You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws). 
You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature. 
A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Services. 

SECTION 2 - GENERAL CONDITIONS 
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time. 
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks. 
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us. 
The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms. 

SECTION 3 - ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION 
We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk. 
This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site. 

SECTION 4 - MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES 
Prices for our products are subject to change without notice. 
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time. 
We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service. 

SECTION 5 - PRODUCTS OR SERVICES (if applicable) 
Certain products or services may be available exclusively online through the website. These products or services may have limited quantities and are subject to return or exchange only according to our Return Policy. 
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors and images of our products that appear at the store. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any color will be accurate. 
We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or Services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. All descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at anytime without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited. 
We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected. 

SECTION 6 - ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION 
We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e‑mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors. 

You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed. 

For more detail, please review our Returns Policy. 

SECTION 7 - OPTIONAL TOOLS 
We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input. 
You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools. 
Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s). 
We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service. 

SECTION 8 - THIRD-PARTY LINKS 
Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third-parties. 
Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties. 
We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party. 

SECTION 9 - USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS 
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments. 
We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service. 
You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e‑mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party. 

SECTION 10 - PERSONAL INFORMATION 
Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy. To view our Privacy Policy. 

SECTION 11 - ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS 
Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order). 
We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated. 

SECTION 12 - PROHIBITED USES 
In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses. 

SECTION 13 - DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY 
We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. 
We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable. 
You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you. 
You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement. 
In no case shall Genuine Authentic Brand, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law. 

SECTION 14 - INDEMNIFICATION 
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Genuine Authentic Brand and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party. 

SECTION 15 - SEVERABILITY 
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions. 

SECTION 16 - TERMINATION 
The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes. 
These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site. 
If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof). 

SECTION 17 - ENTIRE AGREEMENT 
The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. 
These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). 
Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party. 

SECTION 18 - GOVERNING LAW 
These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of United States. 

SECTION 19 - CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE 
You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page. 
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes. 

SECTION 20 - CONTACT INFORMATION 

support@genuineauthenticbrand.com

 

1) Payment methods

 

IDT S.p.A. accepts credit card payments through Paypal or bank transfer payments.
For credit card payments, an invoice will be issued at the time of payment. For clients who choose to pay by bank transfer instead, the invoice will be issued on confirmation of payment.
Orders where payment has not been received within 3 days will be cancelled. Clients will be sent a payment reminder and may send a copy of the confirmation of payment slip to avoid their orders being cancelled while receipt of payment is still pending.
The minimum order on our website is €400 for clients within the European Union and €1,000 for non-EU countries.

The registration form requires a company’s VAT number to be included pursuant to the following Articles:
- VAT 22% National rate
- VAT EXEMPT pursuant to Art. 8(c) regular exporters (insert reference number of the letter of intent received and registered)
- VAT EXEMPT pursuant to Art. 41 (for the EU)
- VAT EXEMPT pursuant to Art. 8(a) (outside the EU)
- VAT EXEMPT Article 58 (on triangulation)
- VAT EXEMPT Article 2 (on discounts)
For the clients who fall within one these categories and who do not insert their VAT number on the registration form, the National VAT rate of 22% will be automatically charged on each order.



2) Times and shipment costs

 

IDT S.p.A. has worked with DHL logistics service for many years. DHL manages our warehouse and also our shipments abroad.
Orders will be processed and shipped within 3 days of receipt of payment.
The order is confirmed as soon as we receive the payment (status “confirmed”) and our logistic warehouse starts preparing it (status “working on”). A “working on” order can be cancelled but it’s not possible to add or remove single articles. When the order is “Ready” (ready to be shipped), it is not possible to make any more changes to it.
For orders under €2,500, shipment costs will be calculated automatically where clients choose to use our shipment services. For orders over this amount, our customer services will calculate the exact shipment cost and contact the customer concerned prior to shipment.
Clients may also choose to use their own courier service: in this event, clients must ensure that our customer services receive all the relevant information in advance.
For USA customers the delivery time is about 2 weeks, New York landed duty paid.


 

3) Returns and Refunds

 

 IDT S.p.A. accepts returns within 7 days of the delivery of the order. The procedure for returning merchandise is as follows:
a.The customer must first send a request for acceptance of the return.
b. The request is then confirmed by our customer services by e-mail who also issue a returns code.
c. The goods must be returned together with a copy of the e-mail confirmation containing relevant returns acceptance code.
d. Our logistics confirm return delivery of the package.
e. Confirmation is sent to the customer that the goods received match the returns request.
f. A credit note or a refund is issued in the customer's name.

If the order is damaged or incomplete for internal reasons (e.g. incorrect quantities shown as available in the website) a credit note will be immediately issued for the customer.



4) Privacy Policy

 

This Privacy Policy explains what type of personal data we are collecting, how the personal data are used, to whom and in which situations such personal data are disclosed and how you can request the modification or deletion of your personal data that we hold about you. Also, as our website is using cookies, the Cookies section hereof offers you the necessary details in relation hereto.

This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and is a part of our Terms and Conditions. Therfore by accepting our Terms and Conditions, you accept this Privacy Policy.

In order to complete any purchase transaction on our website you will be asked to subscribe by completing the Form available on our website and which requires various personal data.

When completing the Form, you will be asked to indicate your e-mail address, your complete name, your phone number and your gender, the data of your bank accounts and/or card, as well as any other personal information you wish to provide to us.

Please note that these are mandatory information requested from you. Whenever a section of the Form is requested as mandatory, such section will be followed by the sign*. The non-completion of such section does not allow you to finalize the subscription on our website.

The personal data requested in the form available on our website can be used by IDT for the following purposes:

  • To create your personal account at IDT and to identify you as a user of our website;
  • To process your orders via our online services and to facilitate your transactions;
  • To send you text message and e-mail notifications of delivery status;
  • To send you marketing offers such as newsletters and catalogues either by text messages, phone calls, e-mails or by post;
  • To contact you in the event of any problems with the delivery of your items;
  • To offer you customer support relating to the products and services available on our website;
  • To answer your queries and to inform you of new or changed products and/or services;
  • To analyze your personal data in order to provide you with relevant marketing offers and information;
  • To validate that you are of legal age for shopping online;
  • To send you surveys in order to give you a possibility to influence our offer and services.

Also, by requesting such data we want to ensure the proper functioning of our website and services and to be able to improve our website and services. Our main purpose is to personalize your experience on our website.

We connect your information, including personal data, your usage history etc. in order to provide you tailored promotions and marketing offers, to improve the content of the site for you and/or to determine your preferences.

We mention that we may connect information collected from you through different means or at different times, and use such information obtained from other sources, including third parties. In order to do so, it is sometimes necessary to share this information with other business partners we are working with, such as companies that perform marketing services and other business operations for us.

We will only keep your data for as long as necessary to carry out our services to you or for as long as we are required by law. After this, your personal data will be deleted. However, we cannot remove your data when there is a legal storage requirement, such as book-keeping rules or when there are other legal grounds to keep the data, such as an ongoing contractual relationship.

We may also disclose your personal data to any governmental, regulatory and/or law enforcement authorities and agencies, to the extent disclosure is required or authorized by law and anytime we believe it is necessary or appropriate to comply with any law, regulation or other governmental request, in order to operate our website properly or to protect and defend our rights against any illegal activity.

We may also share your personal data with our group companies, therefore we and/or our group companies may send you information about their products and services or whatever other information they may consider of interest for you.

If you consent, we may also share your personal data with third parties (who are not group companies) so that we and/or those third parties may send you information about their products and/or services and any other information they may consider of interest for you. Note that such third parties may have different privacy practices, therefore IDT is not responsible for any aspect in relation with or which results from thereto.

Our website may contain links or references to websites of our group companies or third parties, and their privacy policies may differ; therefore, please be aware of this aspect and read their corresponding privacy policies. We mention that we have no control over any other websites than our website, therefore we are not liable for any aspects that are connected with or may result from such other websites.

The security of your personal data is a very important aspect for us. Therefore, we use our best efforts to take appropriate measures and to protect again any unauthorized access to or loss, misuse, disclosure of your personal data. In this respect, we implement generally accepted standards of technology security.

However, given that there is no perfect security on the internet and no data transmission over internet can be deemed to be 100% secure, we cannot guarantee that any information and data stored on our servers or provided to or from a user will be protected from unauthorized access.

By agreeing to this privacy policy, you agree not to hold us responsible for any breach of security.

You acknowledge that we may need to host, store or transfer your personal data outside of your country of residency. Although we cannot guarantee the same level of protection of your personal data as may be ensured in the country of our headquarters, we shall use our best efforts to protect your personal data. Please note that however, we cannot be held liable for a security violation that occurs during or in relation to such a transfer.

IDT declares and undertakes that it shall comply with all your rights granted by the Italian Law (Legislative Decree No. 196/2003) on the protection of personal data. In this respect, you may alter your data or request that it be deleted at any time, by sending a request in this respect to info@brandsdistribution.com at any time.

COOKIES

This section refers to the cookies and web pages operated by IDT.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file (letters and numbers) that a website places in your PC, telephone or any other device, with information about your navigation on that website. The cookies are installed by request issued by the web-server to a browser (ex: Internet Explorer, Chrome) and does not contain any software, spyware or virus programs and cannot access information from the hardware of the user.

What are cookies used for on this website?

Cookies are a part of our website functions, having as main purpose to improve your navigational experience and to sustain the efforts of IDT to offer the best services for his users. The information collected in the cookies allows us to improve the website and to adapt its content to the user’s preferences and individual needs, to improve the result of the searches etc. The cookies used by the website are solely associated to anonymous users and their computers and do not provide personal details on users. The cookies used on the website are, in all cases, of a temporary nature, used solely to improve the efficiency of the last transmission.

What type of cookies are used on this website?

Our website uses the following types of cookies:

Technical cookies

These cookies allow the user to browse the Website and use functions such as the shopping basket or Wishlist.

Analytical cookies

IDT uses analytics cookies to calculate the number of users who visit the website and are registered. These cookies make it possible to measure and analyze the way in which users browse the website. This information allows IDT to continually improve its services and the shopping experience of users of the website.

Preference cookies

Whenever users are browsing or shopping on the website, the site will remember their preferences (for example, their location or preferred language). Thanks to these cookies, we are able to offer users a simple, more convenient and personalized browsing experience.

Advertising cookies

These cookies are used to show advertisements that are relevant to users and helps IDT to measure the effectiveness of its advertising campaigns. When browsing on the website, users accept that IDT will download these types of cookies on their devices and will consult when the user visits the website in the future.

Who uses the information stored in cookies?

The information stored in cookies on our website is used exclusively by us, with the exception of those identified further on as "third party cookies", which are used and managed by external bodies that provide us with services requested by us to improve our services and the user's experience when navigating our website. The main services for which these "third party cookies" are used are to obtain statistics on access and to secure payment transactions carried out.

How can I avoid using cookies on this website?

If you prefer to avoid using cookies on this website, having considered the previous limitations, you will first need to disable cookies in your browser, and secondly, delete saved cookies in your browser associated with this website. You can carry out the option of not using cookies at any moment.

How do I disable and delete the use of cookies?

You can delete, restrict or block cookies from this website at any time by modifying the configuration of your browser. While the configuration of every browser is different, cookies configuration is usually carried out in the "Preferences" or "Tools" menu. For more details about the configuration of cookies in your browser, please check your browser's "Help" menu.

How can I avoid using cookies on this website?

If you prefer to avoid using cookies on this website, you will first need to disable cookies in your browser. Please note that if you choose to disable cookies, you will not be able to take advantage of all our features and you may not be able to access certain functions of our website.

Final provisions

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it frequently on this website. If we make any changes, we have no obligation to expressly notify you by email or post a notice on the site’s homepage. Therefore, we encourage you to read our revised Privacy Policy from time to time. The provision of personal data to IDT by the users is not mandatory. At any moment, you may request freely the modification and/or deletion of their personal data from the website database. By using our website, you expressly accept our Privacy Policy.