Terms & Conditions

THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USING ABSS-PRINT.CO.UK & ORDERING DIRECTLY FROM THE REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL TRADING AS ABSS PRINT & DESIGN.

Abss-print.co.uk/’registered professional’ is referred to as either “abss-print.co.uk”, “ABSS Print & Design” or both in the following terms and conditions and must not be mistaken for separate people, businesses, departments or representatives. See ‘registered professionals trading as ‘ABSS Print & Design’ below for full description of trading names and definitions.

 

ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS & CONDITIONS OF ABSS PRINT & DESIGN

1.1  Your access to and use of abss-print.co.uk is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. 1.2  By using the Website or responding to the first draft of a design proof, you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. 1.3  If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website or inform a member of the ABSS Print & Design team.

PAYMENT

2.1  Payment of any products and/or services purchased from abss-print.co.uk is made through a PayPal merchant checkout for abss-print.co.uk, unless arranged otherwise. When ordering any product and/or service directly with someone trading as ABSS Print & Design, bank transfers and PayPal are the available payment methods (PayPal Terms & Conditions apply). ABSS Print & Design (abss-print.co.uk) will never ask you for any Credit card/Debit Card/Bank details in any other form. 2.2  In the event of any pricing errors, or prices set to the wrong amount due to an administration or website design/management error, abss-print.co.uk reserves the right cancel any affected orders – in event of a pricing error, abss-print.co.uk will attempt to contact the coustomer/client directly regarding any affected orders to make them aware of the reason behing cancelation.

LEGAL ADVICE

3.1  The contents of abss-print.co.uk do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision. 3.2  All material contained on abss-print.co.uk is provided without any warranty of any kind. You use the material on abss-print.co.uk at your own discretion

CHANGE OF USE

Abss-print.co.uk reserves the right to:
4.1  change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that abss-print.co.uk shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal and
4.2  change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of the website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

5.1 Abss-print.co.uk may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

COPYRIGHT

6.1  All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the website and it’s content (including without limitation the website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website) are owned by or licensed to abss-print.co.uk or otherwise used by abss-print.co.uk as permitted by law.
6.2  In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the content solely for your personal, non-commercial use. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial home use only.

THE COMMERCIAL USE OF DESIGNS

7.1  ABSS Print & Design reserves the right to use any of the designs/arwork created or constructed for any person, company or organisation in any way they choose, this includes the use of any logos and images supplied by the client/customer that were used in any of the design drafts/versions sent as ‘proof’or a final design. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of designs: for advertising and marketing materials, as part of their website design (abss-print.co.uk) and/or as examples/samples.

LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES

8.1  Throughout this Website you may find links to third party websites. The provision of a link to such a website does not mean that we endorse that website. If you visit any website via a link on this Website you do so at your own risk.

8.2  Any party wishing to link to this website is entitled to do so provided that the conditions below are observed:
(a)  you do not seek to imply that we are endorsing the services or products of another party unless this has been agreed with us in writing;
(b)  you do not misrepresent your relationship with this website; and
(c); the website from which you link to this Website does not contain offensive or otherwise controversial content or, content that infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of a third party.
8.3  By linking to this Website in breach of our terms, you shall indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered to this Website as a result of such linking.

REGISTERED PROFESSIONALS TRADING AS ABSS PRINT & DESIGN

9.1  ABSS Print & Design and/or abss-print.co.uk as trading names may only be used by the sole proprietor referred to on this website as the ‘registered professional’, ‘representative’, ’employee’ or ‘team’/team member. The ‘registered professional’: Cameron Armstrong (email: cameron@abss-print.co.uk), trading as ABSS Print & Design and abss-print.co.uk is the current registered professional (any others would be stated here if there were any) – and therefore only person who may trade under the name/website name/URL and doing so is restricted to this individual in every case, except, in the case of a self-employed contractor working for the abss-print.co.uk sole proprietor as long as – and never without – an agreement/contract is in place stating clearly they may use the names to use the names/website name/URL in the case of dealing with an existing customer on behalf of the registered professional – which they must have written permission to do so in the contract as mentioned above.

DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

10.1  The Website is provided on an AS IS and AS AVAILABLE basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
10.2  To the extent permitted by law, abss-print.co.uk will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.
10.3  abss-print.co.uk makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
10.4  Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of abss-print.co.uk for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of abss-print.co.uk or that of its employees or agents.

SEVERANCE

11.1  If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

INDEMNITY

12.1  You agree to indemnify and hold abss-print.co.uk and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against abss-print.co.uk arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.

GOVERNING LAW

13.1  These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts.

WAIVER

14.1  If you breach these Conditions of Use and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these Conditions of Use.

DELIVERY

15.1  Shipping/Delivery of any physical products purchased from abss-print.co.uk is carried out by 3rd party couriers – Abss-print.co.uk does not accept any liability for delays in delivery and/or any problems with the delivery service used (i.e. delivery to the wrong address, damaged goods, missing goods, etc.), these must be taken up with the courier/delivery company used (contact abss-print.co.uk team for assistance), this includes but is not limited to: delivery to the wrong address (unless it’s an error caused within abss print & desgin . 15.2  Delivery estimates are not guaranteed and while usually on time or early, can be late occasionally. Customers must notify ABSS Print & Design and the carrier of non-delivery within 3 working days of delivery estimate. 15.3  ABSS Print & Design cannot be held liable for any delivery requests made that are not followed (i.e. prefered delivery time, leaving a package in a specific place, etc.), such requests should be made to the delivery company (tracking numbers/parcel numbers/order numbers can be requested from ABSS Print & Design for you to do so [for some order/couriers]).

QUANTITY VARIATIONS

16.1  Every endeavour will be made to provide the correct quantity ordered, however, due to the manufacturing process variations in quantities can happen. Quantities advertised on abss-print.co.uk or offered directly from ABSS Print & Design are conditional upon a margin of 10% for reprints due to under-prints. If over-prints are an issue, ABSS Print & Design will arrange for postage of any extras to be returned.

QUALITY VARIATIONS

17.1  Papers, boards and other print materials used to print products offered on abss-print.co.uk can sometimes vary slightly in colour, thickness and quality due to the manufacturing process. ABSS Print & Design does not accept any liability for such variations.

SUPPLYING DESIGNS

18.1  ABSS Print & Design (abss-print.co.uk) will charge for any additional work required to enable the design to be printed (i.e. colour conversions, size adjustments, file conversions etc). Content, images or graphics contained in any artwork or design submitted to abss-print.co.uk or ABSS Print & Design directly must not be offensive or contain false claims/information. ABSS Print & Design reserve the right to refuse a design at any time.

18.2 ABSS Print & Design (abss-print.co.uk) do not accept any liability for defects in any of their bespoke products caused by a quality of design submitted. We recommend a resolution of 300dpi minimum and colour mode should be set to CMYK when designed to ensure the closest colour match when printed (colour shade differences may be more obvious when colours require conversion). Any artwork submitted in the incorrect colour mode may be converted without notice.

CLAIMS & COMPLAINTS

19.1  Notification of misprints, partial loss, damage, quality disputes, delay of goods in transit or of non-delivery must be given to abss-print.co.uk in an email (info@abss-print.co.uk) and the carrier within 3 working days of delivery (or 3 working days from the delivery estimate for non-delivery). All other claims must be made in an email (info@abss-print.co.uk) within 3 days of delivery. Any claims made outside the given time will not be considered.

CANCELLATIONS

20.1  Due to the process of printing customised products in a fast-paced and widely automated industry, orders cannot be cancelled. Slots are reserved for print when orders are confirmed and will be printed at the allocated time. This applies to both orders with or without abss-print.co.uk’s design service, If no artwork has been submitted by the time of the ‘allocated slot’ the ordered product/s will still be printed but appear blank (as a custom/bespoke manufactured product is being produced/provided, the distance selling act does not apply), blank print will not be shipped but can be shipped at the customers request. In the unusual event of the customer being dissatisfied with any of the designs produced by an ABSS Print & Design designer/representative (at the end of the limit of revisions if listed), ABSS Print & Design will offer the customer a chance to cancel the order and receive a refund of the full design charge paid, minus a £25 administration charge. Orders paid for and not followed up by the customer i.e. not uploading print file, contacting abss-print.co.uk directly to discuss or arrange the supplying of an artwork or replying to any emails from ABSS Print & Design regarding the design service, will be cancelled after 30 days of inactivity (inactivity being defined in this case as no email contact, SMS messages or calls to an administrator of ABSS Print & Design or files uploaded to the abss-print.co.uk website).

PROOFING

21.1  For orders placed with abss-print.co.uk design service included (ordered with ‘Design it for me’ selected), Proof of Final Design will be emailed once the client is happy with the design. Abss-print.co.uk ask for a final confirmation of the design before beginning the printing process. Any delays in confirming abss-print.co.uk’s final proof email are liable to the client only, abss-print.co.uk do not accept any liability for delays in delivery due to late confirmation of final design. 21.2  Abss-print.co.uk do not accept any liability for any design errors after the final proof has been approved. 21.3  Acceptance/approval of a design is done by replying to an email containing a design proofing and stating that it is final proof in any way (i.e. email subject line or in the email text, in an online message, etc.) without making any issues known or requesting any changes. 21.4  Proofing contains a watermark (logo or text containing the word ‘proof’) and these proofing image of PDF files must only be used as a preview. Publishing or using any proofing images for commercial benefit is a breach of copyright and terms & conditions, any breach may result in legal action being taken.

FREE DELIVERY

22.1  All products purchased include free standard UK mainland delivery as long as the delivery address is within our free delivery postal areas – areas not included in these areas will incur an extra charge. 22.2  faster delivery and overall turnaround is available for an upgrade charge (price on enquiry). This can be arranged by contacting a member of the ABSS Print & Design team or may be available with some products on the abss-print.co.uk website.

DISCOUNT CODES & COUPONS

23.1  Abss-print.co.uk coupon codes and discount codes are all subject to terms and conditions: Individual terms and conditions are always stated on the advertised release of the codes. 23.2  ABSS Print & Design reserves the right to refuse the use of any coupon code, or cancel an order placed with a coupon code applied, if (a) the code is not working as advertised (b) the code is being used by someone who does not have permission to use it (i.e trade discount,  returning customer discount, etc) or (c) in the event of a system or human error when abss-print.co.uk created the coupon code. 23.3  Codes cannot be used in conjunction with any other codes or discounts. 23.4  Abss-print.co.uk reserves the right to refuse the use of any discount or coupon codes at any time.

COMMITTING TO AN ORDER

24.1  When in conversation with ABSS Print & Design (through email, text, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, on the phone or in person) regarding any printing or design services, ABSS Print & Design will always ask if the client is ready to ‘go ahead’ or ‘get started’ (or any similar term of speech/writing meaning to commence or begin paid work), responding to the representative and confirming that you would like to place the order, go ahead or simply saying ‘yes’, counts – and is noted – as you committing to the order and agreeing to pay the price given or previously quoted.

REFUSAL

25.1  Abss-print.co.uk reserves the right to refuse any orders without giving a reason.ABSS Print & Design may refuse to design and/or print an order if they feel it is or may be of an illegal, offensive or libellous nature or includes any copyright infringement/s.

UNDERSTANDING OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS

26.1  If you do not fully understand any part of the ABSS Print & Design (abss-print.co.uk) terms and conditions of use, you must contact info@abss-print.co.uk for further explanation before continuing to use this website or placing an order.