Pricing:
The prices quoted in this price list are recommended retail. GST is not included and will be added to the net invoice amount at current tax rate. Whilst Hospitality & Beverage Solutions Pty Ltd (HABS) endeavours to hold our pricing for the period 1st July to 30th June each year, because of currency fluctuations, we must reserve the right to alter our prices at any time.
Delivery:
Goods supplied are ex our Melbourne warehouse. Delivery is either by your nominated carrier, or if requested through our Specialist Transport, this will be charged on the basis of the current rates schedule prevailing.
Terms of Sale:
All goods remain the property of HABS until they are paid for in full. HABS has the right to enter the buyer’s premises for the purpose of repossessing any goods not paid for in accordance with these conditions. Subject to an approved account being held, a 30 day account will be extended to our Dealer/Reseller customers. At all times unless prior arrangements are made we request and insist that our 30-day terms are honoured. Accounts not within these terms will have deliveries suspended and we reserve the right to charge interest at a rate of 30% from the date the payment is due per month. For non- account and export customers we require payment in clear funds prior to delivery. 50% deposit might be required for non-stock items to be manufactured.
Warranty:
On all integral units, unless specifically notified otherwise, HABS will honour and administer the warranty offered by HABS. The exchange replacement of any faulty parts for a period not exceeding 12 months from date of sale. The labour on any repair, involving the replacement of a faulty part, for a period not exceeding 12 months from the date of sale.
Subject To:
This warranty is subject to prior approval by HABS and the repair being undertaken by an authorised firm or agent with the repair taking place during normal working hours within a recognised metro area. Parts exclude glass, doors seals, light tubes, shelves, castors, powder coating and door hinges. Warranty will be charged back to the dealer / re-seller if the unit is found in an unclean condition. (Blocked condenser)
Or insufficient air flow / ice build up on the evaporator is not a warranty call and must be asked prior to calling HABS. We ask our dealer/resellers, as a recognised industry practice, to test the cabinet at their premises prior to delivery to their customer.
Procedure:
In all warranty situations we ask that you contact us with the cabinet model, serial number and location. At this point the dealer / re-seller must find out the cause of the problem (ie. blocked evaporator, power supply, blown fuse or insufficient air flow). We will confirm with an order number or arrange for a service agent to attend. Please phone Michael Scott for any Sales, Quotations, Warranty issues on mobile: 0410565658 or Peter Thatcher on mobile: 0417 342 588.
Cancellation:
Cancellation of any order by the buyer will only be effective if accepted by HABS in writing, and in any event shall be upon the condition that the buyer shall pay HABS for all work done and materials used by HABS in the execution of work on the buyer’s behalf up to the date of the cancellation (ie. Freight expenses).
Delay:
If HABS shall state or accept any time for delivery or completion of the contract or any part thereof, then such time shall be approximate only and shall not be deemed to be the essence of the contract. HABS shall not be liable for the failure to deliver or complete the contract or any delays in delivery or completing the contract where such failure or delay is occasioned by Act of God, fire, accident, war, strike, lock-out, shortage of labour, lack of skilled labour, breakdown of plant, non-delivery of raw materials, difficulty in procuring components or materials, delays by contractors, delays in transit, delays by the buyer, suppliers or sub-legislative governmental or other prohibitions or restrictions, or any other event of any kind whatsoever which is beyond the control of HABS, and the buyer shall have no right of cancellation of the contract but shall accept delivery of the goods when HABS is reasonably able to deliver the goods having regard to HABS’s commitments to other customers.
Acceptance:
An offer or quotation by HABS shall become binding upon HABS only upon receipt of an unconditional written acceptance in such form as HABS may require. Order forms and other documents provided to HABS by the buyer as confirmation of orders previously placed must be clearly marked with the word “confirmation”. Confirmation documents so marked will be treated as original orders.
Rejection:
Except for defective items supplied by HABS, items returned for credit will only be accepted on the following conditions:
a)    Items returned must not be obsolete, incomplete, damaged or
otherwise imperfect
b)    The amount of credit allowed in respect of items returned, if any, will be subject to a service charge at HABS’s rate currently in effect, unless the agreement specifies otherwise.
c)    Items cannot be rejected unless damaged or incorrectly supplied. Items specifically produced or procured to the buyer’s order cannot be rejected as being unsuitable or because they are no longer required by the buyer.
d)    No responsibility is accepted by HABS for items lost or damaged in transit during return to HABS.
e)    HABS reserves the right to charge a fee equating to 20% of the product purchase price as a re-handling fee.
f)    Any damage on deliveries must be notified to HABS within 24 hours. No claims for damage will be entertained after this time,
or if a delivery docket has been signed stating that the product
was received in good condition.
Default:
If the buyer:
g)    Is in breach of any of the terms and conditions of the contract, and in the case of any default which may be remedied, fails to remedy the same within 7 days of receiving notice specifying the default; or
h)    Shall have any execution levied against it or become bankrupt or insolvent or commit any act of bankruptcy or enters or intends to enter into any composition or arrangement with its creditors or (in the case of a company) do any acts which would render it liable to be wound up or have a receiver appointment over its property or if it shall have a winding up order made against it or pass or attempt to pass a resolution for winding up or be a party to the appointment of or have a manager or receiver appointed of the whole or any part of its property or undertaking then, without prejudice to any other or remedy available to HABS
i)    HABS by written notice may forthwith enter, suspend or terminate the contract without prejudice to any other right or remedy it has at law or equity; and
j)    Whether or not such notice is given, payment for all goods produced by HABS whether delivered or not and any other moneys payable by the buyer shall immediately become due: and
k)    HABS may enter upon the premises where any delivered goods are situated and take possession of any remove the same without being responsible for any damage thereby caused and may resell the same and apply the proceeds in or towards payment of the purchase price. All costs and expenses of or incurred by HABS as a result of any such action shall be payable by the buyer on demand. Any suspension of the contract by HABS shall not prevent it terminating the contract during the period of suspension.