to and use of this website and the products and services available through this
website (collectively the "Services”)
are subject to these terms, conditions and notices ("Terms”). By using the Services you are agreeing to all the Terms as
may be updated from time to time.
All orders are subject to availability and
confirmation of the order price. By placing an order you are offering to
purchase a product on and subject to these Terms.
Upon placing an order you will
receive an acknowledgment email confirming receipt of your order. This email
will be an acknowledgment only - a contract between us for the purchase of
goods will not be formed until Thomas's has approved your payment and confirmed
the availability of the item.
Orders will not be dispatched until payment in full has been received
and Thomas's is satisfied with the integrity of the order. We will email you a delivery tracking number
once the item has been dispatched.
Please be advised your product may incur other charges whilst in
transit. Thomas's is not responsible for these charges.
All items on our site are priced and charged in New
We accept payment via credit card (MasterCard, VISA, and American
Express or direct bank deposits (For NZ customers only). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like the bank
account details for Thomas's.
All personal information, address, email, credit card and banking
details MUST be filled out correctly to ensure Thomas's can send your purchase
expediently and correctly.
While Thomas's endeavours to
ensure that all details, descriptions and prices which appear on our website
are accurate, errors may occur. Given Thomas's has a physical store as well as an online store, there
may be occasions when an item is showing as available online, but has been
purchased simultaneously by someone in-store. If this occurs Thomas's will
endeavor to get a replacement from the supplier. If a replacement is
unavailable a refund will be issued.
If there is an error in the price of any goods
which you have ordered Thomas's will inform you as soon as possible and give
you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling
it. If Thomas's is unable to contact you we will treat the order as cancelled.
If you cancel and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full
Where applicable, prices are
inclusive of GST.
If applicable delivery costs
will be charged in addition to the purchase price.
Because of small stock supply Thomas's does not hold items.
We reserve the right to correct
any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at
any time without prior notice. We reserve the right to refuse to fill any
orders that you may place based on information on the website that may contain
errors or inaccuracies, including, without limitation, errors, inaccuracies or
out-of-date information regarding pricing, shipping, payment terms, or return
Thomas's is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy
policy governs data collection and usage for all Internet users visiting our website,
and for all customers who use any goods, products or services that we
provide. Your use of our Website and/or Services shows your unconditional
consent to our collection, use and disclosure of personal information in the
manner set out below.
If you are just surfing and reading information on our Website, then we
may collect and store the following information from your visit:
and Operating System.
not sell information which identifies you personally.
Your use of the Services involves the collection by us of personal
information about you, such as your email address, name, home or work address
or telephone number. We may also collect demographic information, such as
your age, gender, preferences and interests. This information is used by
us for the operation of services, to maintain quality of those services, to
provide general statistics regarding use of the services and to assist us to
deliver customised content and advertising to our customers.
Where possible, information will be
obtained directly from you, but otherwise it may be provided from others (with
your consent), or generated within or by the systems used to provide our
You may ask to see any information we
hold about you and we will provide it as long as we have such information and
can readily retrieve it. You may also ask us to correct any incorrect
information we hold about you. We may charge you for the reasonable costs
of retrieving and providing this information
From time to time we offer our
customers various products and services we may think may be of interest to
them. Be assured that your personal information that enables us to do
this, will remain confidential to Thomas's and that you may have these details
corrected or removed at any time.
Disclosure of Information
We may disclose information about you or your use of the website and/or
services without your prior permission if we have a good faith belief that such
action is necessary to:
to legal requirements (including, but not limited to, requirements in
accordance with any applicable law, regulation or government request) or comply
with legal process, or to help maintain the law
our rights or property or those of our related companies
protect the interests of our, or our related companies, customers or others.
not sell, rent or lease our visitor or customer information to third parties.
(a)Dispatch Times - Dispatch times may vary
according to availability and any guarantees or representations made as to
delivery times are subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force
majeure for which we will not be responsible.
(b)Age - In order to contract with Thomas's you must be
over 18 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank
acceptable to us. Thomas's retains the right to refuse any request made
(c)Access- access to this website is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the
right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable
if for any reason this website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
(d)Disclaimer of Liability - The material displayed on our website is provided without any
guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly
stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law Thomas's and its
suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all
conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by
statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any
damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect,
special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of
use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or
the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or
related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of our website
and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were
foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at
common law or otherwise.
(e)Indemnity - You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Thomas's, its
directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any
and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not
limited to, legal fees) arising from your use our website or your breach of these
(f)Variation - Thomas's shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and
without notice to amend, remove or vary the Terms, the Services and/or any page
of our website.
Viruses -Thomas's endeavours to ensure that that our website and electronic
communications are virus free. However, it is your responsibility to scan any
such data for viruses.
Gift Vouchers and Thomas's Account Holders -At this stage purchases cannot be made on the Thomas's website using
gift vouchers or using the Thomas's account service.
- Prices of goods and services and delivery and other charges displayed on
the Thomas's site are current at the time of display. These prices are subject
to variation without notice. We will always try to be as accurate as possible
with our product descriptions and pricing.
(j)Waiver - If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be
entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach
these conditions. It is your
responsibility to check this Policy regularly for any modifications or
Shop Security -When you make a purchase on our website, a secure server is used.
Thomas's uses industry standard data encryption for transmission of any
personal information including credit card details you provide online.
Known as SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol, you can check this is active by
looking for the padlock symbol on many browsers. Thomas's makes no warranty in
respect of the effectiveness of encryption usedand Thomas's is not
responsible for events arising from unauthorised access of the information you
Third party websites –Thomas's is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content
on websites linked from our website.
(m)Governing Law and Jurisdiction
- These Terms and the Services are to be construed
in accordance with the laws of New Zealand and in the event of any dispute or
claim associated with these terms and conditions, that dispute or claim shall
be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of New Zealand.
(n)Entire Agreement - The above Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement of the
parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between
you and Thomas's. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be
effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of Thomas's.
(o)Prohibitions - You must
not misuse our website. You will not: commit or encourage a criminal offence;
transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or post any other
material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence
or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Services;
corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any
other person's proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or
promotional material, commonly referred to as "spam"; or attempt to
affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or
accessed through our website. We will not be liable for any loss or damage
caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically
harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs,
data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your
downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
(p)Intellectual Property, Software and Content - The
intellectual property rights in all software and content made available to you
on or through our website remains the property of Thomas's or its licensors and
are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights
are reserved by Thomas's and its licensors. You may store, print and display
the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to
publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of
the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on our
website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or
All items purchased on the gift register will be held in store for subsequent
collection by the bride and groom or their representative. A freight
charge may apply if delivery is required.
Issues: In the unlikely event that an in store purchase is made that
coincides with an online purchase, the online purchaser will be notified and
even if subsequent to the automated e-mail confirmation, the online purchaser
will be requested to select an alternative item. Any difference in price
will either be refunded or the difference charged to your credit card
(c)Refunds and Returns (specific to gifts
purchased via the wedding registry)
Returns will only be accepted within 30 days of the purchase date for
damaged, defective or incorrectly supplied items. Items must also be returned
unused, unopened in original condition with packaging and invoice/gift delivery
If we are unable to replace a damaged, defective or incorrectly supplied
item we will issue a full refund for the price paid for the item.
(e) Thomas's reserves the
right to charge the price of the replacement item to the payment card used for
the original order or to withhold any refund payment if the original item is
not returned within 30 days of the date Thomas's confirms a replacement will be
items should be sent to the following address:
54 Market St
returning items it is imperative that you:
goods adequately to prevent damage in transit;
your proof of delivery until we can confirm receipt of the item.
does not accept responsibility for any returned item that goes missing or is
damaged in transit.