These are the terms and conditions that apply when you purchase products with sustainable brands available on Made With Respect (Me Me & Co Limited, a company incorporated in New Zealand, company number 5039521).
1. Scope of Application
The website and the sales system is designed as an online marketplace, i.e. Made With Respect acts as an intermediary and provides a platform on which various providers ("brand") can offer and distribute their products. All obligations and rights relating to the transfer and use of product, is concluded exclusively between the user and the brand.
2. General Guidelines
Made With Respect represents a curated collection of some of the world’s most beautifully handcrafted sustainable brands, all with an immense respect to craftsmanship, people and our planet. We partner with brands who fall within four categories; (a) devoted to craftsmanship; making quality products that last and can be passed down through the generations, (b) transparent supply chain; fair working conditions, no child labour (c) natural materials & natural ingredients; no chemicals or toxins (organic where possible), recycling, upcycling, regeneration and reduction of waste, embracing renewable resources and preserving the environment, (d) contribute to make the world a better place; supporting local or disadvantaged communities, being more than a profit driven operation.
Made With Respect tries to enforce these criteria in every respect, however we rely on completeness and truthfulness of the brand to disclose all information in particular on sustainability & ethical practises, production routes, suppliers and ingredients. It is unfortunately not possible to check all aspects of the brand business operations, we rely on our brands complete transparency. Made With Respect has the right to remove any Brand and it’s products from the site if it is deemed the Brand has not complied with any part of these Terms.
(a) Our displayed product prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise indicated. (b) Our displayed prices may change from time to time. (c) Our displayed product prices do not include any other taxes or duties that may apply.
4. Product Descriptions
(a) We update our Website regularly. We will do our best to ensure, but cannot promise, that the information displayed on our Website will always be correct. (b) Our Website includes images for illustrative purposes, but we cannot promise that any image will always reflect or portray the full design or options relating to that product.
5. Placing Your Order
(a) You must be at least eighteen years of age to place an order on our Website. (b) Any order or purchase made by you using our Website is an acknowledgement by you that you are over the age of eighteen years, you accept these terms and agree that you have entered into a legal contract with us in relation to these terms. (c) Registration is required prior to submitting an order through our Website. Please see clause 15 for details on how to register. (d) You may place your order by clicking on the ‘Add to Cart’ button alongside the products of your choosing on our Website. Once your selected products are in your virtual ‘reusable bag’, click on the checkout link and follow the on-screen prompts to complete your purchase. When you place your order and payment is received, we will issue you with a receipt of order and order number. A valid email address is required when ordering through our Website. (e) By placing an order, you make an offer to us to purchase the products you have selected based on these terms. (f) We will notify you by email that your order is being processed by sending you a receipt of order and order number indicating that the products have been fully paid. However, we do not formally accept your offer until your order has passed our internal validation procedures for verifying each order placed and availability of products ordered. (g) Acceptance of your order will be when you receive an email confirming shipment of the products you have ordered. If we cannot process or accept your order after payment is received we will contact you by email or telephone.
4. Payment Methods and Processing
(a) We currently accept Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Paypal, Google Pay and Apple Pay. (b) We process payments after you place an order in accordance with clause 3. (c) You may be required to provide further identification for additional security reference checks.
(a) Your product is shipped directly from the brand to you. Your order arrives on your doorstep direct from the brand, goods are shipped from the country of origin. (b) Any applicable freight charges are added during the Check Out process. (c) A global shipping rate of $24.99 is applied to anywhere in the world (d) Prices displayed on our Website are exclusive of any taxes and duties payable. (e) Processing times vary per brand. (f) Delivery times and conditions of delivery vary per brand, please refer to the Brand Policies tab of each product for details. If there are any unforeseen delays, you will be contacted. (g) Orders will be shipped to you by a courier service of the brands choice. (h) all risk of loss or damage to the products passes to you when the brand dispatch the products. Title to the products passes once full payment for the products is received.
8. Returns Policy
Made With Respect only acts as a marketplace or intermediary and is not a party to the transfer of product from the brand to the user. The provisions on the right of return can be found in the Brand Policies tab of each product. Made With Respect will liaise with the brand on your behalf, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org in writing with any concerns.
9. Defective Goods
(a) Please ensure that you open your parcel and check all products are included and are undamaged. If you believe that the products were damaged in transit or are faulty, please check the terms of return for the brand in the Brand Policies tab of each product and contact email@example.com in writing as soon as possible. Made With Respect will liaise directly with the brand on your behalf.
11. Security of Information
Whilst we use our reasonable endeavours to protect the security of transmission of information over the Internet, we do not guarantee or warrant that any transmission of any data over the Internet as totally secure. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information. You should never share your secure information, password or identifier with any person. Please refer to our Terms of Service for more information.
12. Limitation of Liability and Indemnity
(a) We are not liable, whether directly or indirectly, including, without limitation, any and all loss, damage or injury arising from any defect of the products supplied. We are not liable for any loss, damage, or injury caused by improper or incorrect operation or use of the products supplied. We are not liable for any consequential indirect or special damage or loss of any kind whatsoever. (b) You indemnify us, our employees, officers, agents and contractors from and against any loss, costs, claims, damages, expenses (including legal costs and expenses on a solicitor/client basis), liabilities, proceedings or demands, whether direct or indirect, incurred or suffered by any of them as a result of any breach by you (or your employees, officers, agents or contractors) of these terms and conditions; or your wilful, negligent or unlawful act or omission (or your employees, officers, agents or contractors); or any infringement of any registered design or pending or registered patent relating to any products, or any design, or method of manufacture supplied by you to us; or us recovering any products in accordance with these terms and conditions. (c) To the extent permitted by law, where the products are supplied in trade within the meaning of the Fair Trading Act 1986, the parties agree to contract out of sections 9, 12A, 13 and 14(1) of that Act (including any subsequent statutory provision which amends or replaces it, and any by law, regulation, order, statutory instrument, determination or subordinate legislation made under it). (d) You agree and acknowledge that the provisions of the Sale of Goods Act 1908 will not apply. (e) You agree and acknowledge that you do not rely on the representations or other conduct by us, including any of its officers, employees and sales representatives, whether during negotiations prior to the terms and conditions being entered into, or at any time subsequent to the entry into the agreement.
13. Cancellation or Suspension of Contract
Subject to our obligations under the CGA, we reserve the right to refuse to accept any order without liability to you. You acknowledge that upon our acceptance of any order, you will be bound by that order and will not be entitled to terminate, rescind or cancel any order placed with except in accordance with clause 8 and under the CGA, if the CGA applies to you.
(a) In these terms, unless the context indicates otherwise, references to any statutory provision are to statutory provisions in force in New Zealand and include any statutory provision which amends or replaces it, and any by law, regulation, order, statutory instrument, determination or subordinate legislation made under it; (b) If any part of these terms are found to be void, unlawful, or unenforceable then that part will be deemed to be severable from the balance of the terms and the severed part will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. (c) These terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of New Zealand and you agree to the jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand to determine any dispute arising out of these terms. (d) These terms and conditions will not be deemed waived or varied unless in writing and signed by our authorised representative. (e) We will not be liable for any act of God, war, terrorism, strike, lock-out, industrial action, fire, flood, drought, storm or any other even beyond our reasonable control. (f) Any failure by us to enforce any provision of these terms and conditions will not be treated as a waiver of that provision, nor will it affect our right to subsequently enforce that provision.
15. Registration for Shopping Required
(a) Registration is required prior to submitting an order through our Website. Registration is not completed until you have submitted the registration form and we have confirmed registration by confirming your login information with you. All information supplied by you upon registration must be true, complete and accurate information (“User Data”). You must maintain and promptly update your User Data as appropriate from time to time. (b) We will use your email address as your username and therefore when registering as a user, you must provide a genuine email address. You must not impersonate another living person or registered user. (c) We may refuse your registration where we consider your suggested username or passwords to be inappropriate. Grounds for refusal may include, but are not limited to, offensive content, obscenity, abuse, defamatory content, contempt, incitement, copyright infringement, brand names or registered trademarks, company or organisation names, names of high-profile or public figures or names promoting political, religious, social or economic groups or issues. (d) We reserve the right to refuse suggested usernames at our sole discretion and do not have to provide any reasons for such refusal. (e) Without limiting any other provision of these terms, if you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such is the case, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your user account and to refuse any and all current or future use of our Website (or any portion thereof). (f) You agree not to assign, transfer or sublicense your rights as a registered user of our Website. Unless approved by us and you are a business customer, you further agree not to register more than one account, create an account on behalf of someone else, or create a false or misleading identity on our Website. (g) You agree to keep the User Data confidential. You understand and agree that you are fully responsible for all actions and submissions made from your account. If you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account, you should notify us immediately.
16. Contact Us
For any queries about your order please contact our customer service support team on firstname.lastname@example.org.
All intellectual property on this website, including without limit, the text, graphics, copyright works and trademarks, is owned by us (or by third-party content suppliers). We are the exclusive owner of all rights in the compilation, design and layout of this website.
Right to Use Website and Content
You may access, view, reproduce and print the content on this website, provided you only use that content for informational, non-commercial purposes, and any reproduction includes a prominent acknowledgement of our rights in the relevant content. We reserve the right to prohibit links to this website, and you agree to remove or cease any link upon our request. You may not frame any part of the website material by including advertising or other revenue-generating material.
The information provided on this website is for general information purposes only and has not been prepared by taking into account the particular objectives, situation or needs of any individual users. Use of information and material contained on this website is at your own risk. Although we have tried to ensure the content on this website is current, accurate and complete, to the extent permitted by law, we do not guarantee that such content will be current, accurate or complete when you access it. Postings are made at such times as we determine in our discretion, and we do not review past postings to determine whether they remain accurate. We will take action, within a reasonable time, to correct any error or inaccuracy which is brought to our attention.
Third Party Websites
You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend us and our affiliates, officers, and employees from any loss, liability, claim, demand, damage, or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) asserted by any third party due to or arising from or in connection with your conduct on this website, or from any content or messages posted or transmitted by you on or through this website. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, which shall not excuse your indemnity obligations.
Promotions and Competitions
We may use “cookies” to provide you with access to tailored information and services on the Site and to serve you better when you return to it. A cookie is a small data file that the Site sends to your browser, which may then be store on your system for later retrieval by the Site. Cookies track your movements through different websites, and are widely used on websites to help with navigation and to help personalise your experience when you visit a website.
Purchasing Products and Services
You may offer to purchase products and services described on this website for the price specified on this website. Your order is subject to the terms on this website, or as subsequently described to you.
All prices listed by us are in USD dollars unless otherwise indicated. Our displayed prices do not include any other taxes or duties that may apply.
All Liability Excluded
To the extent permitted by law: • all warranties, representations and guarantees (whether express, implied or statutory) are excluded, including without limit, suitability, fitness for purpose, accuracy or completeness of this website or the content on or accessed through it; and • we will not be liable for any damage, loss or expenses, or indirect losses or consequential damages of any kind, suffered or incurred by you in connection with your access to or use of this website or the content on or accessed through it.
Jurisdiction and Governing Law
Security of Information
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information. You should never share your secure information, password or identifier with any other person.