The use of this website is governed by these Terms and Conditions. By accessing this website or making any purchases from The Graduation Wine Company, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
The Graduation Wine Company reserves the right to change, modify, substitute or remove, without notification, any information on this site as necessary. We may amend these Terms and Conditions periodically by updating this page.
2. CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
The Graduation Wine Company is dedicated to providing a high level of customer service and will adhere strictly to the current legislation and regulatory guidelines which govern the use of this website and the products we offer.
If you are dissatisfied with our products or services in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us using the information on the ‘Contact Us’ page. We shall endeavour to address any issues as soon as possible.
We take your security very seriously. All order information is sent to us online via a secure server that uses secure SSL encryption technology. Your card details are not held either on the Internet or on our own internal systems. The registration and transaction processes are consequently safe.
4. DATA PROTECTION
The Graduation Wine Company is committed to protecting your privacy. Any information collected about you, either during the registration or transaction processes, will only be used lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
No information provided during the registration or transaction processes will be passed on to any third party or used for marketing purposes, unless specifically permitted by the registered user or customer.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. The Graduation Wine Company have no control over the content of these sites, and are no longer responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide having left our site by following any of these links. As such the use of these websites is not governed by this privacy statement.
When you visit some areas of our site, a ‘cookie’ will be placed on your computer. This is a small file that enables us to optimiSe the quality of your visit to our site. Any information gathered by the cookie is used solely for statistical analysis and the data will then be removed from the system. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data which you choose to share with us. You may be able to set your web browser to reject cookies, although this may affect the quality of your visit.
5. PRODUCTS AND AVAILABILITY
All items are subject to availability. Where possible, customers will be notified of the availability of each product on the 'Store’ page. In the event that goods you have ordered are not in stock, we will contact you by email as soon as possible and advise you of any alternative purchase options. If these options are not satisfactory we will refund the full amount of any monies paid.
6. PRICE AND PAYMENT
Prices quoted on this website are in Pound Sterling and are provided on a per bottle basis, and are inclusive of Value Added Tax at the current rate, and any other applicable taxes and duties. Prices per bottle quoted on this website do not include delivery charges, which are charged as an extra, as outlined, and added to the total amount payable during the checkout stage. Prices will be adjusted for any specified discount during the checkout stage of the transaction process. The total cost of your order is the price of the products and delivery charges.
We accept payment by Visa, Electron, Solo, Maestro, MasterCard and JCB. You will need to include all card information relevant to your form of payment. We regret we cannot accept payment made by cheque. Please ensure the payment details you provide are correct. We cannot be held responsible for any delay caused by incorrect or invalid payment details being given.
7. CANCELLATION AND RETURNS
You may cancel your order without any given reason at any time within 7 days of delivery, by contacting The Graduation Wine Company by email or telephone using the information provided on the ‘Contact Us’ page.
We cannot accept any cancellation which falls outside of that period, or which is made by any means other than those specified above. Any goods returned to The Graduation Wine Company must remain unused and the packages or boxes unopened. The recipient must take reasonable care of the goods until their return, and must themselves undertake to pay any delivery charges incurred in the return of any goods.
8. DELIVERY POLICY AND CLAIMS
Goods purchased will be dispatched by The Graduation Wine Company as soon as possible.
The Graduation Wine Company uses a courier company for all deliveries, who will aim to deliver within 1 or 3 working days, according to the delivery option you choose. The Graduation Wine Company cannot be held responsible for any delay in delivery once the goods have been collected by the courier. Goods can only be delivered within the UK.
The courier company will require a signature on delivery. If nobody is present, the courier will return again another day. If again there is nobody present, you will be obliged to collect your order from the nearest Post Office as stipulated by the courier company.
Claims for breakages or any other damage must be made to the carrier at the point of delivery and followed up in writing to The Graduation Wine Company within three days of receipt. We will be unable to offer refunds on orders for breakages or other damage if you have not notified us within this period.
9. AGE RESTRICTIONS
It is an offence for persons under the age of 18 to purchase alcohol. By placing an order you confirm that you are over 18 years old. The Graduation Wine Company reserves the right to pass on purchaser information to third parties where this is required by law.
If our couriers doubt that that the recipient is below 18 years of age upon delivery, they will request some form of identification. If any person receiving the goods is unable to produce appropriate identification, the courier will be unable to make the delivery.
10. WEBSITE USE
By using this website and agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you acknowledge that The Graduation Wine Company own or are licensed to use all copyrights, database rights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights in any part of this website or in any area of the business of The Graduation Wine Company.
Any persons, individual or corporate, must obtain prior consent from The Graduation Wine Company before using this website, its constituent parts and pages, or any of its content in any manner, other than in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
11. LAW AND JURISDICTION
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts