Terms and Conditions of Use
Thank you for visiting the webpage of Bosch Hong Kong (www.bosch-home.com.hk) and/or the webpage of Siemens Hong Kong (www.siemens-home.com.hk), both operated by BSH Home Appliances Limited (hereinafter collectively referred to as “our Websites”).
1. Proprietary rights
1.1 The contents and materials contained in our Websites including but not limited to the information, text, graphics, designs, sounds, trademarks, trade names, logos and software programmes (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Intellectual Property”) are the properties of BSH Home Appliances Limited and/or the Bosch group companies and/or the Siemens group companies and are protected by copyright, trademark and other forms of intellectual property and proprietary rights.
1.2 Access to and or use of our Websites shall be for personal and non-commercial purposes only and you shall not copy, distribute, reproduce, modify, publish and or otherwise deal with any part of the same in any manner howsoever without our prior consent in writing.
1.3 We offer on our Websites specific information and software, as well as related documentation (if applicable), for viewing or downloading.
1.4 We reserve the right to cease the operation of our Websites in full or in part at any time without notice and without liability for any reason.
2. Registration, Password
2.1 Some pages of our Websites may be password protected. For the sake of safety and security of business transactions, only registered users may access to such pages. We reserve the right to deny registration to any person. We particularly reserve the right to restrict certain sites or web pages, which were previously freely accessible, for access subject to registration. We are entitled, at any time and without the obligation to give reasons, to deny any user of our Websites (hereinafter referred to as the “User”) the right to access the password-protected areas by blocking its User Data (as defined in Clause 2.3 below), in particular if the User
- uses false data for the purpose of registration;
- has not used our Websites for a long period of time.
2.2 For registration the User shall give accurate information and, where such information has changed over time, shall inform us of the changes online without undue delay. The User shall ensure that his e-mail address provided to us, is up to date, at which the User can be contacted.
2.3 Upon registration the User will be provided with an access code, comprising a User ID and a password (which data subject to subsequent change of password are hereinafter collectively referred to as “User Data”). On the first access to the password-protected areas the User shall change the password received from us to a new password known only to the User. The User Data allow the User to view or change its data or, if applicable, to withdraw his consent to data processing.
2.4 The User shall ensure that the User Data are not disclosed to or accessible by third parties and shall be liable for all transactions and other activities carried out under its User Data. At the end of each online session, the User shall log off from the password-protected areas of our Websites. If the User becomes aware that third parties are misusing its User Data, the User shall immediately notify us thereof in writing or by e-mail without delay.
2.5 After receipt of the notice mentioned in paragraph 2.4 above, we will deny access to the password-protected areas under the relevant User Data. Access by the User to the said areas will only be resumed upon the User’s application to us or upon a new registration.
3. Products and services
a. The features and specifications of products made available on our Websites are subject to change at any time without notice.
b. Measurements and colours as seen on our Websites are estimates only;
c. Orders for products and/or services are binding and constitute a legal contract between you and us only upon acceptance of such orders by us in writing and shall be subject to separate terms and conditions.
d. The processing of orders for the purchase of products and/or services and their deliveries shall be subject to separate terms and conditions.
e. We shall not be liable in any manner howsoever for the non-receipt of any order made by you.
4. Right of Use of Information, Software and Documentation
4.2 We grant the User a non-exclusive but non-transferable right to use the information, the software and documentation made available to the User on the our Websites to the extent agreed, and in the event that no such agreement exists, to the extent of the purpose for which the same is made available by us.
4.4 The User shall not disclose, distribute or make available to third parties for hire or otherwise the information, software and documentation it obtained from our Websites. The User shall not modify the software or documentation which it downloaded from our Websites, nor disassemble, conduct reverse engineering of, or decompile the software or separate any part thereof. The User may make one backup copy of the software for its own further use only.
4.5 The information, software and documentation provided on our Websites are protected by copyright laws, international copyright treaties and other laws and conventions related to intellectual property. The User shall observe and comply with such laws and in particular shall not remove any alphanumeric code, marks or copyright notices from the information, the software or documentation provided on the Siemens Web Site.
5. Intellectual Property
5.2 Except for the rights of use and other rights expressly granted herein, no rights shall be granted to the User nor implied to be granted to it, such as, intellectual property rights relating to us, including but not limited to patents, brands or utility models.
6. Duties of the User
6.1 While using our Websites the User shall not: -
- infringe the rights of or harm other persons, in particular minors;
- breach public morality in its manner of use;
- violate any intellectual property right or any other proprietary right;
- upload any contents containing a virus, so-called Trojan Horse, or any other program that may damage data;
- transmit, store or upload hyperlinks or contents to which the User is not entitled, in particular in cases where such hyperlinks or contents are in breach of confidentiality obligations or are illegal;
- distribute advertising or unsolicited e-mails (commonly called “spam”) or incorrect warnings of viruses, defects or similar materials, and the User shall not solicit or request the participation in any lottery, snowball system, chain letter, pyramid game or the like.
Our Websites may contain hyperlinks to the web pages of third parties. We accept no responsibility or liability for the contents of such web pages and does not make representation about or endorse such web pages or their contents as its own, as we do not control the information and other materials on such web pages and is not responsible for the contents and information given thereon. The use of such web pages shall be at your sole risk.
8. Liability for defects of title or quality
8.1 Insofar as any information, software or documentation is made available at no cost, any liability for defects as to quality or title of the information, software and documentation especially in relation to the correctness or absence of defects or the absence of claims or third party rights or in relation to completeness and/or fitness for purpose are expressly excluded, and we do not accept responsibility or liability for the same.
8.2 The information provided on our Websites may contain general descriptions relating to the functions or other technical possibilities of individual products which may not be available in certain cases (e.g. due to product changes). The required performance of the product shall therefore be ascertained and mutually agreed in each case at the time of purchase.
9. Other Liability, Viruses
9.2 We make every endeavour to keep our Websites free from viruses, but we do not guarantee that it is virus-free. The User shall, for his own protection, take necessary steps to install appropriate security measures and utilize a virus scanner before downloading any information, software or documentation. The User shall take all reasonable steps to install suitable security measures and utilize a virus scanner to ensure that no viruses are uploaded onto our Websites.
10.1 Whilst every reasonable care has been taken in preparing the information and materials contained in this web site, such information and materials are provided without warranty of any kind either express or implied. The materials and information contained on this web site are provided for general information only and should not be used as a basis for making business decisions. Any advice or information received via this web site should not be relied upon without consulting more accurate or up to date sources of information.
10.2 We control and operate this web site from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“Hong Kong”). We make no representation that any information, software and documentation on our Websites are appropriate or available for use in locations outside Hong Kong. If Users access our Websites from outside Hong Kong, they are solely responsible for compliance with all relevant local laws. Access to our Websites’ information, software and documentation from countries where such content or material is illegal is prohibited. It is the User’s responsibility to find out whether our Websites’ materials are restricted by law in jurisdictions outside Hong Kong.
10.3 We accept no liability and will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly from the User’s use of this web site, howsoever arising, including but not limited to any loss, damage or expense arising from any defect, error, imperfection, fault, mistake or inaccuracy of this web site, its contents, materials or associated services.
11. Data Privacy Protection
For collection, use and processing of personal data of the User, we will comply with applicable laws on data privacy protection and our Privacy Statement which is available at www.siemens-home.com.hk/privacy-statment.html and
The User agrees to indemnify and keep indemnified us, our officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and affiliates against all claims, demands, loss, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees) arising out of or in connection with:
(a) the use by the User of our Websites, or the use of our Websites by any other person using the User Data of the User;
13. Right to variation and modification
We shall be at liberty to modify the contents and materials contained in the website, including but not limited to revisions, amendments, alteration of prices, withdrawals and or discontinuation of any product and/or service at any time and at our absolute discretion.
13.2 Your continued access to and or use of our Websites after the said variation and modification shall be deemed to constitute an affirmative acknowledgment by you of the said variation and modification and agreement to abide by the same.
14. Governing Law and Jurisdiction, etc.
15.1 all contents, text, images, graphics, animation, audio and video files and other published information (with the exception of specified articles) contained in this website (hereinafter collectively referred to as “the said information”) are the intellectual property of BSH Home Appliances Ltd. and or the Bosch group of companies and are therefore subject to the full copyright protection of BSH Home Appliances Ltd. and or the Bosch group of companies;
15.2 the Bosch lettering and Bosch logo are registered trademarks of the Bosch group of companies (of which BSH Home Appliances Ltd. shall be a member) and BSH Home Appliances Ltd. is a registered licencee and authorised user of the same.
The BSH lettering and BSH logo are registered trademarks of BSH Home Appliances Ltd.;
15.3 duplication, reproduction and or adaptation of any part of the said information without the prior consent in writing of BSH Home Appliances Ltd. and or the Bosch group of companies shall be strictly prohibited; and
15.4 no licence and no right to the intellectual property rights of BSH Home Appliances Ltd. and or the Bosch group of companies shall be granted and or implied by access to this website.
16.1 We at BSH Home Appliances Ltd. and the Bosch group of companies seek as far as shall be reasonably possible to update the contents of this website to provide you with the latest information on our products and services. We shall not be liable in any manner howsoever for any delay or failure to update the contents of this website;
16.2 while every effort is made by us to keep this website functional and operational at all times, we take no responsibility for, and shall not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control;
16.3 we may not be able to capture the entire range of our products and services in our selection display and may for aesthetic purposes feature special furnishings which are not part of the standard scope of delivery and which may be available at an additional price;
16.4 models of products may vary from country to country and discrepancies may occur in varying product lines. Please contact your Bosch dealer or importer to determine the models and the exact range of fixtures available in your local area;
16.5 this website may contain links to websites of third parties. Access to the website of a third party through the said links shall be entirely at your discretion and risks. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of third party websites and the inclusion of links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement of the statements expressed within them. We do not assume any liability for the performance, quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability and or any other aspect of products and or services on these websites. We shall not be responsible for the legal and or privacy policies of these websites and for their processing of personal information;
16.6 we make no representation or warranty of any nature, express and or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability and or availability of the contents of this website. We make no representation or warranty of any nature, express and or implied, about the merchantability or fitn ess for a particular purpose of any of our products and services. Any reliance which you place on information obtained from this website shall be strictly at your own risks; and
16.7 we shall in no event be liable for any damage and or loss including without limitation direct, indirect, punitive, incidental and or consequential damage and or loss, or any damage and or loss whatsoever arising from loss of profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.
Terms and conditions of purchase
Thank you for your interest in our products and services.
We are constantly striving to make your purchase experience as seamless as possible - we have set up a delivery service especially for you, so that your item(s) are delivered within a schedule which best suits your requirements (depending on availability).
Information on our delivery procedures and the terms and conditions of delivery shall be set out as follow:
|Delivery timeframe:||Delivery timings: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Mondays to Saturdays(Public Holidays excluded)|
|1-3 business days||For purchase under HKD 3,500, delivery charges of HKD 100 shall apply|
|For purchase equal to or more than HKD 3,500, FREE delivery|
The purchaser of the items described herein shall purchase the said items from BSH Home Appliances Limited (hereinafter referred to as "BSH") on the following terms and conditions:
1. Placement, Acknowledgment and Confirmation of Purchase Order
a. the purchaser by placing / confirming this order agrees that the terms and conditions contained herein shall apply and be binding on the parties hereto; an
b. the purchaser shall be bound by the terms and conditions of this order only if :
i. this order shall be properly completed and delivered to BSH; an
ii. an acknowledgement and subsequent confirmation of this order shall have been delivered to and received by the purchaser.
2. Changes to Purchase Order
a. the purchaser shall be at liberty to make changes to this order, provided that the said changes shall have been delivered to and received by BSH;
b. BSH shall use all reasonable endeavours to comply with the said changes; and
c. BSH shall, in the event that the said changes could not reasonably be complied with, inform the purchaser immediately and the parties hereto shall then enter into discussions in good faith for the purpose of resolving any outstanding issue to the mutual satisfaction of the parties hereto.
a. BSH shall contact the purchaser for delivery arrangements and the purchaser shall avail himself to receive delivery in accordance with the agreed delivery schedule;
b. BSH delivery times are intended to be estimates only. We shall endeavour to meet your preferred times, subject to the availability of the schedule of our delivery agents;
c. We shall upon confirmation of your purchase order contact you for delivery arrangements. We agree that you may cancel your purchase order at any time before delivery arrangements have been confirmed with you. Please refer to our Cancellation Policy for further information; Please contact us immediately in the event of requests for changes to delivery dates. We shall endeavour to meet your preferred times, subject to the availability of the schedule of our delivery agents;
d. delivery shall be effected by BSH according to the quantities, within the agreed delivery schedule and at the prescribed costs. Please refer to our Delivery Information for further details; and
e. in the event that delivery shall not be effected according to the quantities referred to in this order and or within the agreed delivery schedule, the purchaser may in his absolute discretion either cancel this order without liability to BSH or extend the time for delivery without prejudice to the rights and or remedies which the purchaser may have at law and under this order against the vendor for non-delivery and or for any other damage and or loss incurred by the purchaser. For the purposes of clarification and or avoidance of doubt, the purchaser accepts that delivery times shall be estimates only, that no claim shall be lodged against BSH for late delivery and that cancellation of this order shall not be permitted by reason only of late delivery.
f. Delivery shall be attempted for no more than three (3) times for a single purchase over a period not exceeding seven (7) business days. We shall, in the event of failure to accept delivery on your part, require you to collect the item(s) purchased directly from our warehousing / designated premises. Failure to receive delivery or collect the item(s) purchased within a specified time shall compel us to void your purchase and we shall in that event cancel your purchase order and refund the purchase price after deductions for our administrative charges (at HKD 100 or 2% of the total value of your purchase, whichever shall be the higher); and
g. You shall, upon receipt of delivery of the item(s) purchased, conduct a visual inspection of the same to ensure that you shall have received the item(s) as purchased. Please contact us immediately in the event of any discrepancy.
h. For the avoidance of doubt, this delivery service is available for Hong Kong only and is not available for Macau, Cheung Chau, Kiu Tsui Chau (Sharp Island), Lamma Island, Lantau Island, Peng Chau, Po Toi Island, Sha Tau Kok, Tai O.
i. If customers need the following additional delivery service, the additional charges are payable to logistic staff directly at the time of delivery.
|If the delivery location does not have an elevator or the elevator is not readily accessible, additional delivery charges incurs. Delivery charge based on no. of storey (16 steps of stair are counted as one storey)|
|New product delivery / Old appliances disposal||per storey||HK$20|
|Side by side refrigerator||per storey||HK$100|
|Lift up and drop down of washing machine to the installation place (cannot install directly on the floor) OR Lift over obstacles such as toilet basin and cabinets for more than 10 inches height from the floor||/each||HK$120|
|Additional disposal charge will be incurred if rearrangement of disposal occurred by ommision of disposal service on order placement or unable to immediate disposal during the delivery||HK$100|
|Disposal service of ALL side by side refrigerator||HK$300|
|Refrigerator door removal||HK$150|
a. BSH shall upon completion of delivery issue a digital invoice for the items purchased to be delivered by electronic mail to the purchaser; and
b. the said invoice shall serve as a warranty by BSH that the items described in the same have been delivered to the purchaser.
5. Transfer of Risk and Title
The purchaser agrees that risks and title to the items shall be transferred to the purchaser upon delivery by BSH and receipt by the purchaser.
6. Cancellation and Return
BSH accepts that the purchaser may request for cancellation of this order or to return the items purchased.
a. Cancellation Policy
i. You may cancel your order without obligation anytime before delivery arrangements are confirmed with you. Should you wish to cancel your order after delivery arrangements have been confirmed with you, we may impose an administrative fee to cancel your order.
ii. Please refer to our Delivery Information for details on the delivery process.
iii. A Cancellation Request may be submitted either by phone through our Customer Care Hotline 26269655 or Service Email at email@example.com
iv. When a Cancellation Request has been accepted, we will send a Cancellation Confirmation to you by email. Thereafter we will make a refund of your payment (less an administrative fee if applicable) within thirty (30) days, to the credit card used to place the order.
v. If a Cancellation Request is not accepted on these terms, the product may still be returned in accordance with our Return Policy.
b. Return Policy
i. A product may be returned at any time up to fourteen (14) calendar days from the day the product is delivered, subject to an administrative fee of HKD 100 or 2% of the value of the product (whichever is higher).
ii. All Return Requests shall be accepted only at our Customer Care Centre
Address: 3/F, North Block, Skyway House, 3 Sham Mong Road, Tai Kok Tsui, Kowloon, Hong KongOperating Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9am - 6pm (except public holidays)
iii. All returned products must be in the original packaging (including BSH barcodes), un-used and in a re-saleable condition. We shall be at liberty to refuse a return in the event that the product is unpacked, damaged and or used.
iv. When a Return Request has been accepted, we will make a refund of your payment less the administrative fee within thirty (30) days, to the credit card used to place the order.
v. The terms and conditions of our standard warranty shall apply where applicable.
a. BSH by the acceptance of this order and delivering the items purchased, hereby warrants that the items delivered shall be free from defects in material and or workmanship for a continuous period of twenty-four (24) months;
b. BSH warrants that the sale and delivery of the items in this order shall comply in all respects with the laws of Hong Kong having full force and effect at the material time; and
c. BSH makes no warranty that its online purchase site shall be free from bugs and available at all times. BSH shall make all reasonable efforts to procure the availability of the said site without inherent defects to the extent possible.
8. Other Miscellaneous Terms
BSH may, from time to time and through its authorised agents, offer product demonstration services. Please contact us for further information.
9. Applicable Laws
The above mentioned terms and conditions shall be governed by the applicable laws of Hong Kong.
We look forward to being of service to you.