GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE
The general terms and conditions of sale detailed
below only govern the contractual relationship between the User
(hereafter referred to as You) and the trader Lastella Trade (hereafter
referred to as We) belonging to the company Lastella Trade di Lastella Michele, whose headquarters
is situated at via Europa 2 - 40061 Minerbio (Bologna) Italy and registered
on the register of companies and commerce in Bologna under the number
REA 465866. Both parties accept these conditions unreservedly. These
general conditions of sale are the only conditions that are applicable
and replace all other conditions, except in the case of express,
written prior dispensation. We maintain that, by confirming your
order, you unreservedly accept our general conditions of sale, having
read them. These Terms and Conditions of Sale are important to you
and Lastella Trade as they have been designed to protect your rights as
a valued customer and to protect our rights as a business and to
create an understanding between us.
We recommend that you read and accept the general terms and conditions
of membership of commercial partners before you make a purchase
from a trader other than Lastella Trade
The ordering process consists of four (4) easy
steps. Once you have chosen the products you would like to buy and
have confirmed your basket, you must:
- log in;
- choose your delivery method;
- accept the general terms and conditions of sale
- select your method of payment.
Once you have chosen your method of payment, you must pay for your
order, which legally finalises the purchase agreement made with
3. Product information
Lastella Trade takes great care when putting information
on-line with respect to the essential characteristics of our products,
notably with respect to the technical descriptions emanating from
our partners and suppliers and the photographs illustrating the
products; this however, within the technical limits that exist and
with respect for the best standards on the market.
The prices indicated on the Site are in Euros
and do not include taxes and delivery. The chosen possible delivery
costs are indicated for the User during the product selection and
are invoiced at the end of the order in addition to the price of
the products. We reserve the right to modify our prices at any moment
but will apply the current rates as indicated to you on the site
at the time the order was placed.
Please note that we will honour your order while
stock is available.
In the event where one of the products ordered is not in stock,
we will contact you in less than 15 days as of your order date to
inform you how long it will be before we are able to deliver the
If there are certain products that are temporarily unavailable,
we will send the available products and will pay the shipping fees
for the rest of the order. We will offer you a replacement for an
unavailable product, a product of equal price and quality.
If you choose to refuse, we will reimburse the unavailable product.
If you wish to return it to us in the conditions outlined in article
9 (right of retraction – satisfied or reimbursed), the fees
will be covered by us.
6. Delivery methods
The products bought on the Site will be delivered
to express courier. When you place your order before 9 am,
it will be handled the on same day if the product was indicated
as being in stock on the site. The shipping fees for this option
will depend on the articles selected. If you choose this method
of delivery, payment upon delivery cannot be accepted.
Please note that, since express couriers does not deliver on weekends,
if your order is placed on a Friday it will be processed the following week,
provided that your product is in stock at our warehouse.
Lastella Trade does everything in its power to respect
the delivery times indicated on the website. We cannot, however,
be held responsible for the consequences of a late delivery or the
loss of a package caused by a third-party contracted to make delivery,
or by you, or because of some unforeseen event or an Act of God.
In the event where you do not receive your package in the indicated
time frame, an investigation will be conducted with the carrier
and may take several days upon receipt of your claim. During this
period, no reimbursement or re-delivery will take place.
Upon reception of your order, we recommend that you verify your
products with the order that you placed with us and if necessary,
write any anomalies that may have occurred on the delivery voucher,
not forgetting to sign it.
Returned products can only be accepted for products
in their original state, notably with respect to their packaging,
accessories and manuals. In the event of non-conformity of the product
purchased, the User will have the choice between repair and replacement
of the product, except if the desired option has an associated cost
that is manifestly disproportionate to the alternative. We would
like to inform you that a delay of 24 hours is possible for delivery
of your order. In fact, for security reasons, all orders paid by
bank card are verified by Lastella Trade. Complementary information may
be requested, or demanded, in order to validate your purchase. By
consequence, and in trying to avoid any delay, when you place your
order please enter the following:
-a professional or paid-for e-mail address
-a land line telephone number (work or home) where you can be reached
at any time of the day
Furthermore, for any order above the amount established by Lastella Trade,
a piece of ID as well as proof of address will be requested and
should be sent via fax, Post, or e-mail. We apologise for any inconvenience
this may cause; however, these measures are taken to protect our
clients from possible fraud associated with bank cards.
7. Methods of payment
Lastella Trade offers 2 methods of payment: Credit card
(Debit card, Visa or MasterCard) and bank transfer.
When you pay by credit card, your account will be debited when your
order is forwarded, on condition that we have received pre-authorisation
for your account. If sufficient funds are not available, your order
will not be taken into account. For payments made on-line by credit
card, the “Secure Socket Layer” (SSL) system of security
is used, which allows for encrypting your banking information when
on the network. Bank transfer payment: Your payment will be processed
when your bank transfer is received. Once your payment is received
we will dispatch your goods. The processing of off-line payments
may take several days.
Lastella Trade allows you 15 working days to return a product that you are
not satisfied with. Your right of retraction starts from the moment
your order is delivered. You can return the product within this
time period, at your own expense, accompanied by your invoice and
a completed and signed return goods voucher.
We request that you send us the merchandise by registered post and
that you purchase insurance with the carrier for the value of the
merchandise. This is notably necessary should they lose or damage
the goods. Shipping fees remain the customer’s responsibility.
The present right of return only applies to products that are returned
in their original, complete working condition (packaging, accessories,
user guide etc.). Any product that has been damaged, or is not in
its original packaging, or has packaging that has been worn beyond
simply opening the product, will not be refunded.
All photos stored on a digital support (memory card, hard drive
etc.) and sent back to Lastella Trade by the User will not be kept. The
deadlines mentioned above are effective as of the date of reception
of the order. You can fill in your returns coupon in your Pix &
For reimbursements:- If the product is returned within 7 working
days of its delivery, the User will be reimbursed by bank transfer
if payment was made by bank card, or by cheque in other cases. If
the User paid by bank card (via a bank card reader) at a Pick-Up
Store, reimbursement will be made by cheque.
If tests need to be carried out on the product, in the framework
of the right of retraction, Lastella Trade will do its best to reimburse
the User as quickly as possible. This time period will depend on
the nature of the technical tests performed by the After-Sales Service
of your product’s manufacturer, for a maximum period of 3
- If the product is returned between the 8th and 15th working day
after purchase: you will be refunded in the form of gift vouchers
Only Kitchen and Home Appliances :
Please note that shipping fees are the client’s responsibility,
except if the product does not conform to the description of said
product (the client is responsible for any damage done during the
shipping of the returned goods).
For the period covered under warranty, the client must return the
product at the head office of Lastella Trade
10. Guarantees and After-Sales Service
All of the products we sell benefit from:
- The legal guarantee of conformity;
- The legal guarantee from hidden flaws;
Shipping fees of the products are the customer’s responsibility.
However, if the product does not conform to the product description,
shipping fees will be reimbursed to the customer.
Lastella Trade will handle possible repairs with the manufacturers.
Whatever the problem is with your product, you must attach, with
the defective product, a copy of your invoice, the guarantee (in
the box) and the return goods voucher.
Please note that legal guarantees do not apply to repairs for damage
caused by external origin (for example, accidents, shocks, fluctuation
of electricity etc.) or by the user’s faulty usage of the
product such as a non-conforming installation or using it for commercial
purposes or using said product with incorrect peripherals, accessories
or consumables. The manufacturer’s guarantees sold by Lastella Trade
do not cover: -replacement of consumables (batteries, light bulbs,
fuses, recording heads or lasers etc.),
-the abnormal use or non-conforming usage of products. We ask that
you consult the user’s manual provided with the products
-malfunctioning due to accessories (power cables etc.)
-damage from external sources (shocks, accidents, electricity current
In all cases, Lastella Trade will not be held responsible in the event that
the manufacturer refuses to honour the warranty due to, but not
limited to, any of the above noted reasons.
In the event where the manufacturer will not provide service under
warranty, an estimate of the cost of the repair will be given to
the customer. Administrative fees will be requested if payment for
the estimate is not made.