General Terms and Conditions of Business
1. scope of application
The following terms and conditions apply to all orders placed via our online shop by consumers and entrepreneurs.
A consumer is any natural person who enters into a legal transaction for purposes that can predominantly be attributed neither to his commercial nor to his independent professional activity. An entrepreneur is a natural or legal person or a partnership with legal capacity who, when concluding a legal transaction, acts in the exercise of his or her commercial or self-employed professional activity.
The following shall apply to entrepreneurs: If the entrepreneur uses conflicting or supplementary general terms and conditions, their validity is hereby objected to; they shall only become part of the contract if we have expressly agreed to them.
2. contracting party, conclusion of contract, correction possibilities
The sales contract is concluded with AQUARIUS pro life Ltd.
The presentation of the products in the online shop does not represent a legally binding offer, but a non-binding online catalogue. You can initially place our products in the shopping basket without obligation and correct your entries at any time before sending your binding order by using the correction aids provided and explained for this purpose in the order process. By clicking on the order button, you make a binding offer for the goods contained in the shopping basket. Confirmation of receipt of your order will be sent by e-mail immediately after you have sent the order.
We will accept your offer within two days by
we issue a declaration of acceptance in a separate e-mail or
if applicable, the payment transaction is executed by our service provider or the selected payment service provider. The time of execution of the payment transaction depends on the payment method selected in each case (see under "Payment").
The relevant alternative for you depends on which of the listed events occurs first. 3.
3. contract language, contract text storage
The language(s) available for the conclusion of the contract: German, English, French, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Polish.
We do not store the text of the contract.
4. delivery conditions
We deliver free shipping to some countries for orders over a shopping cart value. See shipping costs!
We only deliver by mail order. Unfortunately, it is not possible to collect the goods yourself.
The following payment methods are available in our shop:
If you choose payment in advance, we will send you our bank details in a separate e-mail and deliver the goods after receipt of payment.
You enter your credit card details in the order process. Your card will be charged immediately after placing the order.
Sofort by Klarna
In order to pay the invoice amount via the payment service provider Sofort GmbH, Theresienhöhe 12, 80339 Munich, you must have a bank account activated for online banking, identify yourself accordingly and confirm the payment instruction. Your account will be debited immediately after placing the order. You will receive further instructions in the order process.
In order to be able to pay the invoice amount via the payment service provider Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland ("Google"), you must be registered with Google, have activated the Google Pay function, legitimise yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instruction. The payment transaction is carried out immediately after placing the order. You will receive further instructions during the ordering process.
In order to pay the invoice amount via the payment service provider Apple Inc., One Apple Park Way, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA ("Apple"), you must use the "Safari" browser, be registered with Apple, have activated the Apple Pay function, legitimise yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instruction. The payment transaction is carried out immediately after placing the order. You will receive further instructions in the order process.
giropay / paydirekt
In cooperation with the payment service provider paydirekt GmbH, Stephanstr. 14-16, 60313 Frankfurt a. M ("giropay" or "paydirekt") we offer the payment methods giropay and paydirekt.
In order to pay the invoice amount via giropay, you must have a bank account activated for online banking, identify yourself accordingly and confirm the payment instruction. Your account will be debited immediately after placing the order. You will receive further instructions in the order process.
In order to be able to pay the invoice amount via paydirekt, you must have a bank account activated for online banking, be registered with paydirekt, legitimise yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instruction.
In order to pay the invoice amount via the payment service provider Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A. 38 avenue J.F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg ("Amazon"), you must be registered with Amazon, legitimise yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instruction. The payment transaction will be executed within one banking day after the order is placed. A banking day is any working day except Saturdays, national public holidays and 24 and 31 December each year. You will receive further information in the order process.
In cooperation with the payment service provider Klarna Bank AB (publ.), Sveavägen 46, 111 34 Stockholm, Sweden ("Klarna") we offer you the following payment options. Payment via Klarna is only available for consumers.
Unless otherwise stipulated below, payment via Klarna requires a successful address and credit check and is made directly to Klarna.
You will find further information with the respective payment option and in the Ordering process.
Klarna credit card
You enter your credit card details in the order process. Your card will be charged by Klarna immediately after placing the order. An address and creditworthiness check does not take place.
6. Right of withdrawal
Consumers are entitled to the statutory right of cancellation as described in the cancellation policy. Entrepreneurs are not granted a voluntary right of withdrawal.
7. Retention of title
The goods remain our property until full payment has been made.
For entrepreneurs, the following shall apply in addition: We reserve title to the goods until all claims arising from an ongoing business relationship have been settled in full. You may resell the goods subject to retention of title in the ordinary course of business; you assign to us in advance all claims arising from this resale - irrespective of any combination or mixing of the goods subject to retention of title with a new item - in the amount of the invoice amount, and we accept this assignment. You remain authorised to collect the claims, but we may also collect claims ourselves insofar as you do not meet your payment obligations. We shall release the securities to which we are entitled at your request insofar as the realisable value of the securities exceeds the value of the outstanding claims by more than 10%.
8. Transport damage
The following applies to consumers: If goods are delivered with obvious transport damage, please complain about such defects to the delivery company as soon as possible and contact us immediately. Failure to make a complaint or contact us has no consequences for your legal claims and their enforcement, in particular your warranty rights. However, they help us to be able to assert our own claims against the carrier or the transport insurance.
The following applies to entrepreneurs: The risk of accidental loss and accidental deterioration shall pass to you as soon as we have delivered the item to the forwarding agent, the carrier or the person or institution otherwise designated to carry out the shipment.
9. Warranty and guarantees
9.1 Liability for defects
Unless expressly agreed otherwise below, the statutory law on liability for defects shall apply.
The following restrictions and shortening of time limits do not apply to claims based on damage caused by us, our legal representatives or vicarious agents
in the event of injury to life, limb or health
in the event of intentional or grossly negligent breach of duty as well as fraudulent intent in the event of breach of essential contractual
obligations, the fulfilment of which is the
enables the proper performance of the contract in the first place and on the observance of which the contractual partner may regularly rely (cardinal obligations)
within the framework of a guarantee promise, if agreed, or
insofar as the scope of application of the Product Liability Act is opened.
Restrictions vis-à-vis entrepreneurs
For entrepreneurs, only our own specifications and the manufacturer's product descriptions included in the contract shall be deemed to be an agreement on the quality of the goods; we shall not assume any liability for the manufacturer's public statements or other advertising statements. For entrepreneurs, the limitation period for claims for defects in newly manufactured goods is one year from the transfer of risk.
The statutory limitation periods for the right of recourse according to § 445a BGB remain unaffected.
Regulations vis-à-vis merchants
Among merchants, the obligation to inspect and give notice of defects regulated in § 377 HGB (German Commercial Code) shall apply. If you fail to make the notification regulated therein, the goods shall be deemed to have been approved, unless the defect was not recognisable during the inspection. This does not apply if we have fraudulently concealed a defect.
9.2 Guarantees and customer service
Information on any additional warranties that may apply and their precise terms can be found with the product and on special information pages
in the online shop.
For claims based on damage caused by us, our legal representatives or vicarious agents, we shall always be liable without limitation
in case of injury to life, body or health, in case of intentional
or grossly negligent breach of duty,
in the case of guarantee promises, insofar as agreed, or
insofar as the scope of application of the Product Liability Act is opened.
In the event of a breach of material contractual obligations, the fulfilment of which is a prerequisite for the proper performance of the contract and on the observance of which the contractual partner may regularly rely (cardinal obligations) due to slight negligence on our part, on the part of our legal representatives or vicarious agents, the amount of liability shall be limited to the damage foreseeable at the time of the conclusion of the contract, the occurrence of which must typically be expected. Otherwise, claims for damages are excluded.
11. Code of Conduct
We have submitted to the following codes of conduct:
Trusted Shops ( https://www.trustedshops.com/tsdocument/TS_QUALITY_CRITERIA_de.pdf)
12. Dispute resolution
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS), which you can find here. We are not obliged or willing to participate in a dispute resolution procedure before a consumer arbitration board.
13. Final provisions
If you are a merchant within the meaning of the German Commercial Code, a legal entity under public law or a special fund under public law, the exclusive place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising from contractual relationships between us and you shall be our registered office.