T & C’s

Terms & Conditions – GMD UK Ltd

  1. These terms and conditions apply to all orders and supersedes all others.
  2. PAYMENT TERMS
    Payment is to be made within 30 days from the date of the invoice. We understand and may exercise our statutory right of Interest under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 if we are not paid according to our credit terms.

3. Any discounts are offered on the strict understanding that accounts are paid by the due date. We reserve the right to invoice any such discounts to accounts which become overdue

4. PASSING OF TITLE AND RISK
4.1 The Risk in the goods shall pass to you on delivery.
4.2 All goods, delivered or not, remain our property until payment is received in full.
4.3 Until such time as payment in full is made you shall retain such goods separately from other goods and clearly mark them in such a way that they can be readily identified as being our property and any payment received by you for any sale of such goods must be held in a separate account in trust for us. In the event of non-payment by you for goods we will, without loss of any rights or remedy, remove from your possession those goods belonging to us in accordance with these conditions and we shall be entitled to enter upon the property where the goods are stored and repossess and remove the same. You hereby grant us irrevocable license to enter your premises for the said purposes.

5. QUOTATIONS AND CONTRACT
Orders are accepted subject to our right to adjust prices quoted to take account of any changes in the law or Government regulations requiring us to increase prices by way of direct taxation, import duties, customs and excise duties or otherwise. The prices are based on today’s current costs of production and in the event of any increase in wages or costs of materials to us occurring after the confirmation or accepted contract, we shall be entitled to charge such increases to you.

6. PRICES
Where applicable all prices quoted are subject to V.A.T. at the current rate.

7. DELIVERY
7.1 Every effort will be made to deliver on time, but any delivery day specified is a best estimate and no liability is accepted for any loss arising from delay or error in the delivery of the goods. All deliveries will be charged at the prevailing rates applying at the date of such delivery.
7.2 Special rush deliveries can usually be arranged but will usually be subject to additional charges (e.g. rush print charges and rush delivery charges), which will be charged to you at current commercial rates.

8. QUANTITY VARIATION
We shall be deemed to have fulfilled our contract by delivery of a quantity within 10% plus or minus of the quantity of printed goods ordered and you will be charged at the contract rate for the quantity delivered.

9. CLAIMS
9.1 Claims arising from damages, delay or partial loss in transit must be made in writing to us, so as to reach us within 5 days
9.2 All Claims with regard to the quality or quantity of the goods shall be made in writing to us so as to reach us within 5 days of receipt of goods or such goods shall be deemed to comply as to quality and quantity with the terms of the contract.
9.3 You must examine all goods delivered at the time of delivery. We shall not be liable for any loss arising from damage caused to the goods in transit unless loss or damage is noted on the delivery note at the time of delivery.
9.4 Claims in respect of non-delivery must be made in writing so as to reach us within 4 days from receipt of our invoice.

10. LIABILITY
10.1 Save in so far as defects in the goods cause death, injury or damage to personal property, our liability for any loss or damage suffered by you in respect of the goods shall be limited to the contract value of the goods.
10.2 We can accept no responsibility for loss or damage arising from the supply of goods under this contract unless you have fully complied with notification of claims procedure set out in clause 9.
10.3 Nothing in these terms and conditions shall affect the right of a consumer.

11. CANCELLATION CHARGES
A charge will be made on all cancelled orders, together with the charge for all work carried out to the date of written cancellation.

12. SAMPLES
These will be submitted on approval and will be charged if not returned in good condition within 30 days.

13. OVERDUE ACCOUNTS
13.1 No goods will be delivered on accounts, which remain unpaid 14 days after payment is due. Interest will be charged on overdue accounts, at the rate of 5% above the Barclays Bank base rate from the date the account became due until payment is received. This does not prevent us from pursuing payment of overdue accounts at any time after payment becomes due and shall be in addition to and without prejudice to any other rights we may have against you.
13.2 We reserve the right to charge you for any legal or collection charges where it is necessary to obtain payment from you of an overdue account through a third party or Court proceedings.

14. QUANTITY CHANGES TO ORDERS
Any changes in quality ordered must be made in writing to us prior to commencement of processing. Any increase in the order must be regarded as a separate contract unless written notification is received before work commences on the original order.

15. ARTWORK AND PRINTING
15.1 All artwork and print charges will be levied where necessary unless previously stipulated by us.
15.2 Where applicable the prices shown included printing one colour one position from camera ready artwork supplied, for additional positions or colours of printing please phone to obtain an exact quotation. The standard printing colours are yellow, white, black, gold, silver, purple, brown, red, warm red, light green, medium green, dark green, light blue, medium blue, dark blue. We will match your own house colours as close as possible but where you specify non standard printing colours, there will be an additional special match charge.
15.3 Artwork that has been approved in writing, either electronically via email or signed and faxed or posted, is deemed the full and final responsibility of the client and we cannot be held responsible for any errors in artwork therein.

16. FORCE MAJEURE
We will not be held responsible for failure or delay in the carrying out of our obligations under the contract arising out of any cause outside our reasonable control or by inability to procure materials or articles except at higher prices due to any such cause and in such circumstances we shall be entitled by notice to terminate the contract in whole or in part without incurring any liability whatsoever to you.

TESTIMONIALS

“Our experience working with GMD has been very much a positive one. Quick lead times with fit for purpose product and efficient account management. GMD's professionalism and problem solving ability is refreshing. Thank you for making the process a pleasant experience”
Children In Need
GMD have offered a seamless and professional service in providing LDO service teams with their new range of uniform. From our initial meeting, Robert has made every effort to ensure that all of our design, production and timeline requirements were met. Making the journey from Cardiff to London to meet us in person and has continued to exceed expectations and provide great customer service throughout the process. Our new team uniform looks fantastic. This has been a very positive experience for us and we would not hesitate to use GMD in the future, they come highly recommended. Ethos Farm/LDO
Ethos Farm / London Designer Outlet (LDO)
'Blackpool Pleasure Beach is proud to work with Global Merchandise Design. They are helpful, reliable and deliveries are always on time. Good relationships with suppliers are essential and GMD are always happy to go above and beyond to meet our needs. Working with them is a Pleasure!'
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Working with GMD on various items of merchandise has been a pain-free process. From start to finish the communication is excellent. They listen to your thoughts and never try to sell to you an item which won’t work for your business.
Drayton Manor
In the few years that we have been working with GMD they have been a pleasure to deal with. They are efficient, knowledgeable, helpful and have consistently produced a range of items of good quality. We have built a trusting relationship with them and look forward to producing more great items with them in the future.
Girl Guiding

I am a Buyer who has worked with GMD for over 14 Years and throughout the time working with them they have remained dedicated to achieving an excellence service. As a company they strive to find solutions together and work in unison with the company they are working for. I feel I have complete transparency with GMD and they are fast at responding to emails.

GMD offer a design service which is excellent. The design team are efficient in working with the Buyer to create fantastic ranges All round a great company to work with.

Merlin Entertainment