TERMS OF PURCHASE
For customers with established credit, terms are net thirty (30) days from date of shipment. At Houston Wire Works, Inc. (all subsidiaries, and from hence on known as HWW's) option , export orders may be subject to special export payment terms and conditions. If credit is not established, please include payment with order or purchase through Visa, MasterCard, or American Express. Cash or anticipation discounts are not allowed. All payments must be in U.S. dollars. HWW shall have the right of set-off and deduction for any sums owed. If customer fails to make payment within thirty (30) days, HWW may defer shipments until such payment is made, or may, at its option, cancel all or any part of unshipped order. Product remains HWW's property until final payment is made.
Unless otherwise stated, freight and shipping/handling fees will be charged for shipments to a customer's place of business anywhere in the contiguous United States, using a carrier of our choice. Any extra charges incurred for additional services, such as customer's carrier or special handling by the carrier, must be paid by the consignee. Items backordered from an order qualifying for prepaid shipping charges will be shipped prepaid. Risk of loss pass to the customer upon tender of shipment to the carrier on collect, COD shipments. If product is damaged in transit, consignee must file claim with the carrier.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: ANY LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES IS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. HWW'S LIABILITY IN ALL EVENTS SHALL NOT EXCEED THE PURCHASE PRICE PAID FOR THE PRODUCT SOLD THAT GIVES RISE TO SUCH LIABILITY.
HWW shall not be liable for any delay in, or impairment of, performance resulting in whole or in part from acts of God, acts of war, acts of terrorism (whether actual or threatened), governmental decrees or controls, insurrections, epidemics, quarantines, labor disruptions, shortages, communication or power failures, fire, accident, explosion, inability to procure or ship product or obtain permits and licenses, supplies or raw materials, severe weather conditions, catastrophic events, or any other circumstance or cause beyond the reasonable control of HWW in the conduct of its business.
Cancellation / Return
Any cancellation or return by Customer must be approved by HWW, and is subject to a 20% restocking fee plus all shipping and handling charges to/from HWW and other charges that may be incurred due to damage, repackaging etc.
Modification of Terms.
HWW's acceptance of any order is subject to customer's assent to all of the terms and conditions set forth in HWW's acknowledgment and/or quote(s), and customer's assent to these terms and conditions shall be presumed from customer's receipt of HWW's acknowledgment and/or quote(s), or from customer's acceptance of all or any part of the goods or services ordered. No addition or modification of terms and conditions shall be binding upon HWW unless agreed to by HWW in writing. If a purchase order or other correspondence contains terms or conditions contrary to the terms and conditions contained in HWW's acknowledgment and/or quote(s), HWW's acceptance of any order shall not be construed as assent to any additional terms and conditions, nor will that constitute a waiver by HWW of any of the terms and conditions contained in HWW's acknowledgment and/or quote(s). If any part is ruled by a governing body to be null and void or non-enforceable then that item only is non-binding. All other terms of purchase are enforceable.
The terms and conditions in HWW's forms, acknowledgments, quotations, invoices, websites, and catalog sales terms and conditions are incorporated herein by reference, and constitute the entire and exclusive agreement between customer and HWW.
These terms and conditions, together with any other terms and conditions that HWW publishes or makes available to Customer (i) on an invoice or a packing slip, (ii) at "www.houstonwire.com," or (iii) in any document including, without limitation, those involving extension of credit by HWW, or export of products, represent the entire agreement between the parties and shall supercede all written and unwritten statements, agreements, and understandings between HWW and Customer pertaining to the subject matter of this agreement.
Waiver, Choice of Law and Venue.
The failure of either party to assert a right hereunder or to insist upon compliance with any term or condition will not constitute a waiver of that right or excuse any subsequent nonperformance of any such term or condition by the other party. All transactions shall be governed by the laws of the State of Texas, excluding conflict of law rules.
No Third Party Benefit.
The provisions stated above are for the sole benefit of the parties hereto, confer no rights, benefits or claims upon any person or entity not a party here to.
Terms of Registration
Agreeing to the Terms of Registration indicates your acceptance of the following terms, the Terms of Access, and the Terms of Purchase.You certify, represent, and warrant that all purchases made by employees/agents of your organization utilizing your HWW account number are authorized purchases of your organization.You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to verify and maintain the protection, security, and distribution of your account number, user names, and passwords associated with purchasing via HWW and Houstonwire.com. Furthermore, you expressly agree that all liability relating to password management resides with you and your organization and that under no circumstances, including negligence or misconduct, shall HWW be liable for any damages that result from the use of this service.You acknowledge that your purchasing rights and privileges may be modified at any time upon notice from HWW.