These terms and conditions for use govern all use of www.globalknives.co.za (‘the Website’), being a website operated in South Africa by AL & CD Ashley (Pty) Ltd.
The Website does not contain any offer or advice from Global Knives or its partners implying any contractual obligation.
The products shown in the catalogue may not be available in every country.
Global Knives is entitled to change or remove any part of the Website and to sever any link between its Website and other websites.
Global Knives excludes any liability for failure of the Website to function properly or at all (e.g. as a result of restrictions or breakdowns). Global Knives shall endeavour to resolve any such breakdowns or restrictions as quickly as possible and to limit any inconvenience to users of the Website to a minimum.
Global Knives is not liable for the (loss resulting from) the following:
- use of the Website, failure to deliver electronic messages on time or at all, the interception or manipulation of electronic messages by, for example, third parties, viruses or other harmful software, or - information from third parties on the Website.
No visitor to the Website may initiate or continue with any processes that he/she ought reasonably to suspect will, or might, inconvenience other users of the Website.
Website visitors are required to indemnify Global Knives for any third-party claims resulting from the use of the Website by the visitor.
We reserve the right to withdraw any offer at any time without prior notice and without substituting the offer for any other offer. Offers via email, direct mail, inserts, partners and other methods are subject to change without notice and are limited in duration. Where an offer does not contain a validity period or end date, we may at our discretion remove or end the offer without prior notice. Offers may not be used in conjunction with other offers ("Stacking") and we may at our discretion cancel an order where an incorrect discount or unintended offer was applied, even if this is due to a system problem or error on our part. Certain minimum order values may apply to any offer. Where an order qualifies for a Free Gift with purchase (such as where a gift is included when purchasing a specific product, or when your order value is over a certain amount, or as part of any promotion), the Free Gift must also be returned with the other item(s), un-used and in its original packaging, should you return your order - either in full, or in part. In the case of a part-returned order (some items kept), where the value of the items you keep, or the specific product kept still qualifies the order for a Free Gift, you will be entitled to keep the Free Gift. Should a Free Gift not be returned with other items, in new condition, we will deduct the value of the Free Gift (determined as retail value, as indicated when ordered i.e. "To the value of" or "Worth") from the order refund amount when the return order is processed. The minimum order value for any promotional offer, where not specifically stated with the offer is R500.00.
The Website may contain links to the internet pages of third parties, and vice versa. Global Knives is not liable for the use or content of these internet pages, or any processing or storing of personal data via these internet pages.
All intellectual property rights, such as copyright, pertaining to the Website (including the text and images on the Website) belong to MASTER Cutlery Corporation (and/or it's subsidiaries, parents and affiliates) unless specifically stated otherwise. Visitors are free to consult the Website and the information provided thereon and to make copies thereof for their own personal, non-commercial use by, for example, printing out or downloading the pages. The copying or reproduction of (any part of) the Website on any third-party internet page or the creation of links, hyperlinks or deep links between the Website and a third-party internet page is not permitted without the prior written consent of Global Knives.
Cookies are small text files sent by the Website’s internet server to the visitor’s internet browser, whereupon the visitor’s internet browser places the text file on the hard drive of the visitor’s computer.
When the Website is visited, Global Knives may store the following data:
- the IP address of the visitor by using cookies;
- all information supplied by the visitor to Global Knives (e.g. name, address, contact information and preferences).
The following additional data (not related to an IP address) can be stored by Global Knives in its website statistics:
- the domain name of third parties’ internet pages visited by the visitor in order to reach the Website;
- information relating to sub-pages of the Website visited by the visitor.
Information stored by Global Knives shall not be supplied to any third party organisation not affiliated to Global Knives. Global Knives has not entered into any partnership or special relationship with any third party on the internet.
If Global Knives supplies or receives data on the Website, it always uses the coding technology recognised as current standards within the IT sector.
Global Knives has also adopted, where possible and within reason, the necessary security measures to prevent the loss, unlawful use or alteration of data received via the Website.
A visitor who supplies his/her postal or email address to Global Knives via the Website may receive via such address, in addition to the information requested, periodic mail shots informing them about the products and services of Global Knives where the visitor has checked the box regarding this option. If a visitor does not wish to receive such mail shots, or wishes to stop receiving such mail shots, he/she should notify Global Knives accordingly.
A visitor who supplies his/her telephone number to Global Knives via the Website will only be telephoned by Global Knives if this is necessary for resolving a complaint made by the visitor.
Visitors to the Website will be given access on request to data about them stored by Global Knives. Such a request for this data (e.g. to correct any inaccurate data) can be made via the address given by Global Knives.
You may contact us to enquire about the information we collect or hold about you.Write to us at:Global Knives South AfricaPrivacy Managerc/o AL & CD Ashley (Pty) LtdP.O. Box 24045Claremont7735
In the event that any part of these terms and conditions proves to be invalid, then the remaining part shall remain fully binding. The invalid part shall be replaced by provisions that are valid and that produce legal consequences that, in terms of content and scope, are as close as possible to the invalid part. These terms include any specific pages, notices and information as set out on the website for topics such as Delivery, Payment, Product Returns, etc. By agreeing to these terms, you also agree to the content and terms on these pages.
The use of the Website is governed by South African law. Any dispute arising from the use of the Website pertaining to these terms and conditions shall be brought before the competent court in South Africa.