Dear valued customer,
Thank you for visiting our website - https://huusk.com (hereinafter – “Website”). Please read these Terms & Conditions (hereinafter – “Terms”) before using the Website or purchasing any of our products, as these terms govern your use of the Website and any of its features, and will form a legally binding agreement between You (hereinafter – “User” or “You”).
If you are not acquainted with, do not agree, do not understand, or are not in par with the provisions of these Terms, please do not buy anything on the Website. We urge you to be responsible and only proceed with your purchase if you have read and understood the provisions of these Terms.
1. GENERAL INFORMATION
1.1. Huusk (hereinafter referred to as the “Seller”, “We”, “Us”, “Our”) is a brand name and registered trademark that is used and operated by a business entity UAB Ekomlita, which is a limited liability company incorporated under the laws of Lithuania (company reg. No. 305049890) with a registered office address at Gedimino 45 - 7, Kaunas, Lithuania. Whenever you will buying anything on the Website you will be entering into a contractual relationship with Us and this contractual relationship shall be bound and determined by these Terms and the applicable laws.
1.2. Please be noted that all purchases that You will make on the Website will be sent to You from one of our fulfilment centres, which address will not match our office address. If you want to return a product – please do not send it to our office address as we will not be able to accept it. All returns should be sent to our fulfilment centre. For more detailed information about returns please see Our Return Policy.
1.3. Please be noted that our products are manufactured and will be delivered to you from China. Thus depending on the laws applicable in the country of your residence, your purchased products might be subject to import duties, sales or VAT tax, and/or other taxes.
1.4. In order to make any purchase on the Website you must meet the following minimal requirements:
(a) You have read these Terms and agree to be bound by them;
(b) You are of legal age to enter into a remote contract for buying a kitchen knife, as required by Your local laws;
(c) You are using the Website for your own personal interest.
1.5. If You have read these Terms but do not fully understand the provisions set out herein please contact our customer support team and refrain from buying anything on the Website until you fully understood all the terms and conditions.
2. WHAT WE SELL 2.1. The Website is dedicated to selling kitchen knives and accessories under the brand name of Huusk (all products sold on the Website shall be collectively referred to as “Goods”).
2.2. Our Goods are not toys and should never be given to children.
2.3. Please be noted that our Goods are not designed and are not suitable for industrial or commercial use. We sell our Goods for personal use only. We may limit the total number of Goods you purchase as we do not sell for resale.
2.4. You can find detailed information about product specifications on our FAQ section here: https://huusk.com/contact.
2.5. Please be noted that Huusk kitchen knives have a blade of 6 inches (15.5 cm) and a total length (blade and handle) of 11 inches (28 cm). Make sure that your local laws allows you to purchase and receive by mail kitchen knives of such dimensions.
3. PRICING, PAYMENTS AND CHARGES
3.1. The final price, inclusive of all taxes and fees, for the Goods shall be displayed on the check-out page, which will be displayed for you when you wish to finalize the purchase.
3.2. Prices for Goods sold on the Website might be subject to change. We reserve the right to modify or discontinue further sales of any products. We will not be liable to you or any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the sale of products.
3.3. Please be noted that we will never apply any conversion rates or charges dependable to your chosen payment method. However, some banks apply conversion rates for outgoing payments and international transfers – thus, we are not responsible for any bank fees or conversion rates that your bank would apply for any payment made to Us. If you notice any differences between the product prices on Our Website or purchase receipt and Your bank account statement, please refer to your bank for detailed explanation of the additional charges.
3.4. We accept payments by credit card, PayPal and other electronic payments only. We will not accept checks, cash or other means for payment, except if ‘cash on delivery’ service would be available in your country (if ‘cash on delivery’ is available at your country, you will be informed about such option on the check-out page).
4.1. Once you have placed your order on the Website and made the payment, we will process your order within 1-3 business days. After your order is processed you should receive the shipment within 20 calendar days if shipping will not be affected by natural occurrences. If you don’t receive your shipment within 20 days please contact our customer support.
4.1. Please be noted that:
(a) Once your order is processed and ready for shipment, we won't be able to accept any changes to your order or cancel the order. If you change your mind, you can return unused products as specified in Section 5 (“Returns & Refunds”) below;
(b) due to the COVID-19 pandemic the logistics network might be disrupted in various countries, thus the delivery times might be longer than specified on the Website or in these Terms;
(c) the shipping terms may also be affected by customs, natural occurrences, transfers to the local carrier in your country or air and ground transportation strikes or delays. We will be not responsible for delays if the shipment will be delayed due to the aforementioned reasons.
4.3. All products purchased on our Website will be delivered to You by EMS, DHL or other similar couriers. After we finish processing your order we will send you confirmation letter containing your shipment tracking number. You can track your order online anytime by visiting https://www.stone3pl.com/index.php?route=services/track or https://www.17track.net/.
5. RETURNS & REFUNDS
5.1. If you are unhappy with your purchased Goods you may return unused and unpacked items and get a refund, exchange or store credit within 30 days from the delivery date. The 30-day return term will expire after 30 days from the day on which You, or a third party other than the carrier indicated by You, acquires physical possession of the purchased Goods.
5.2. To exercise the right of withdrawal and return your purchased Goods, You must contact our customer support team by filling an online contact form at https://huusk.com/contact. After you contact our support team, you will be provided with a return authorisation code and return address – please be noted that we will only accept returning Goods that will be sent with the provided return code and delivered to the return address provided to you by our customer support.
5.3. To meet the withdrawal deadline (30 days) you have to contact us and send the returning Goods to us within 30 days from receiving the Goods.
5.4. If you withdraw from this contract, we shall reimburse to you all payments received from you, without undue delay and in any event not later than within 14 days from the day on which we receive the returning Goods from you. We will make the refund by using the same means of payment as you used for the initial transaction.
5.5. Please be noted that we will apply a restocking fee for all returned goods, which will be deducted from the total amount of the refund. The restocking fee will be equal to 15% of the total value of the returned goods.
5.6. Please be noted that we will only accept the returned Goods if it was not used, damaged and sent back to us in the original package. If we determine that the returned products were used but still in an operable and re-sellable condition, we might still make a refund to you, but You will be liable for any diminished value of the Goods resulting from handling the Goods. Thus, if we found that the returned product was used, we reserve the right to not accept the return and not to issue the refund.
5.7. Please be noted that if You want to return Goods bought on the Website You will have to cover the shipping costs which will not be compensated by Us.
5.8. We will only accept returned products and make a refund for them if they will be returned to the address provided by Our customer support and will have the return merchandise authorization code placed on the returning shipment. Please do not send any returning products to our office address as we won’t be able to accept them.
5.9. If you do not collect your purchased Goods from the carrier or customs and such Goods are returned to Us, we will make you a refund, but we will deduct 15% restocking fee, USD 10 per one shipment, and diminished value amount (if any) from the returnable amount.
6.1. All of our Goods come with a standard two years warranty. We will replace any item that would turn out to be defective within the warranty term.
6.2. Please be noted that the warranty shall not apply if we determine that the product was not used as intended or has been mechanically damaged.
6.3. If you wish to return a defective item please contact our customer support by filling an online contact form at https://huusk.com/contact. When you contact our customer support with a warranty claim please be prepared to provide upon request: (1) photographs of the defective item; (2) your order ID and purchase confirmation letter or payment receipt; (3) a brief description of the defect.
7. PERSONAL DATA AND CONTACTING
7.1. We take necessary precautions and follow industry best practices as well as all requirements set by applicable laws to protect Your personal information from being inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
7.3. Please be noted that we may contact you via phone or email if we need to confirm any details of your order or if your order request was not processed successfully due to technical matters. If your order was not successful due to payment processing errors we might send you a text message or email with a reminder to carry out necessary actions.
8. RULES OF CONDUCT
8.1. You may not use our Goods for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Website, violate any laws. All contents of the Website and the contents of all materials received from us (including graphic designs and other contents) and the relevant parts of the Website belong to the ownership of UAB Ekomlita and are protected by the copyright laws. Any use of any copyrights for purposes other than personal use, without our license, constitutes a breach of copyright.
8.2. We have the right, but not obligation, to investigate any illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Website and take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, civil, and injunctive relief if we have a reason to believe that you are violating these Terms or applicable laws. While using the Website, you must:
(a) Not use the Website or any of its contents for any illegal purpose, or in violation of any local, state, national, or international law;
(b) Not violate or encourage others to violate the rights of third parties, including intellectual property rights;
(c) Comply with all policies posted on the Website;
(d) Not transfer, legally or factually, your registered account to another person without our written consent;
(e) Provide honest and accurate information to us;
(f) Not use the Website or any of its contents for any commercial purpose, including distribution of any advertising or solicitation;
(g) Not reformat, format, or mirror any portion of any web page of the Website;
(h) Not create any links or redirections to the Website through other websites or emails, without prior written consent given by us;
(i) Not make any attempts to interfere with the proper functioning of the Website or the use and enjoyment of the Website by other users;
(j) Not commercially resell, redistribute or transfer any Products that you buy from us;
(k) Not interfere in any way with security-related features of the Website;
(l) Not access, monitor or copy any content or information of the Website using any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission;
(m) Not claim false affiliations, access the accounts of other users without permission, or falsify your identity or any information about you, including age or date of birth;
(n) Not perform any other activity or action which would be noncompliant with these Terms or applicable laws.
8.3. You acknowledge that the Website does not have to be accessible at all times, especially during the necessary hardware and software maintenance periods.
9.1. CAUTION Cut Hazard: Huusk knives have sharp blades. Improper use, chiseling, ice picking, prying, applying force onto the back of blade, or contact may result in injury. Always keep blades away from fingers and body. Do not use Huusk knives if damaged or blade is loose. Handle with care. If not in use, store in a safe place. Keep out of reach of children.
9.2. CAUTION Cut Hazard: When using Huusk sharpener blades become sharper. Keep fingers away from the blade during sharpening. Contact may result in injury. Handle with Care. Keep out of reach of children.
10.1. The Website may provide links to other websites maintained by third parties. Any information, products, software, or services provided on or through third-party sites are controlled by the operators of such sites and not by us or our subsidiary companies. When you access third-party sites, you do so at your own risk.
10.2. We honour the privacy of our customers, thus all testimonials and/or comments displayed on the Website might have fictional names and associative pictures. The identity of the consumers is known to us, but we will never display our users’ true names except when a user gives its express consent to display his/her name and/or image.
10.3. Unless otherwise indicated, this Website is our property and all source code, databases, functionality, software, designs, text, photographs, and graphics on the website are owned or controlled by us and are protected by copyright and trademark laws. It is forbidden to copy or use any of the website's contents without prior written approval by us.
10.4. THE PRODUCTS OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
10.5. THE PRODUCTS SOLD ON OUR WEBSITE ARE DESIGNED FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. WE DO NOT CLAIM THAT ANY OF OUR PRODUCTS WILL BE SUITABLE FOR PROFESSIONAL, INDUSTRIAL, OR COMMERCIAL USE.
10.6. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY OF ITS FUNCTIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THIS SITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE THE SITE AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. EACH USER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER THIRD-PARTIES, SUBSCRIBERS, MEMBERS, OR OTHER USERS OF THE WEBSITE AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH EACH USER.
10.7. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, OR RELIABILITY OF THE WEBSITE OR THIRD-PARTY SITES. USE OF ANY INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE OR THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES IS AT THE USER’S OWN RISK. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE.
10.8. Any information provided on the Website is for informational and recreational purposes only and may not be used as health advice. The Website should not be used in any high-risk activities where damage or injury to persons, property, environment, finances, or business may result if an error occurs. You assume all risk for your use of information provided on the Website.
10.9. We made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors and images of all materials that appear on the Website. However, we cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any color will be accurate as well as that any display of any product or service on the Website will accurately reflect the actual properties of the product or service that You can find on the Website.
11.1. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our affiliates, and respective officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, and licensors harmless from and against all claims, liability, losses, damages, costs, and expenses (including attorneys' fees) in connection with:
(a) Your use of, or connection to, Our Website;
(b) Any use or alleged use of Your account or Your account password by any person, whether or not authorized by You;
(c) The content of information submitted by You to Us;
(d) Your violation of the rights of any other person or entity;
(e) Your violation of any applicable laws, rules, or regulations. 11.2. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with us in defence of such claim.
12. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
12.1. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL WE, OUR SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ITS MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, OR THIRD-PARTY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. AS SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY APPLY TO YOU IN LESSER EXTENT. IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES OR AFFILIATES IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT THAT IT CAN BE LIMITED UNDER SUCH STATE LAW.
12.2. In no case shall we, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, health issues, sickness, physical problems, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. In no case shall we be liable for any recommendations, health claims, statements, or any other advice or information provided on the website or any other forms of communication. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
12.3. If You are dissatisfied with the Website, any materials, products, or services displayed on the Website, or with any of the Website’s terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Website.
13. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
13.1. With regards to these Terms, intellectual property rights mean such rights as trademarks, copyright, domain names, database rights, design rights, patents, and all other intellectual property rights of any kind whether or not they are registered ("Intellectual Property").
13.2 All Intellectual Property displayed on the Website or provided to You in any other form are protected by law. You may not copy, repurpose, or distribute any Intellectual Property or any other content received from us or found on the Website, including Product descriptions, for any purpose, without our express written permission. For example, you may not copy Product information onto any other website or app. Without limiting the foregoing, the use of our content for commercial purposes is forbidden unless you have our express written permission.
13.3 All Intellectual Property displayed on the Website or provided to you in any other form belong to us, except third-party trademarks, service marks, or other materials, which are used by us. None of such Intellectual Property may be used without the prior written consent of Us or the third party to whom such Intellectual Property belongs.
14. GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTES
14.1. These Terms and the entire legal relation between you and us shall be subject to the law of the Republic of Lithuania, except when consumer laws would set a specific applicable law or jurisdiction.
14.2. If the You would have any complaints please contact our support team before making an official complaint to any authority or third party. You may contact Us at any time by filling an online contact form at https://huusk.com/contact. We will always put our best efforts to settle any complaints as fast as possible and in a way which would be most favorable to You.
15.1. If any provision of these Terms is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these terms of service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.
15.2. You can review the most current version of the terms of service at any time at this page. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these terms of service by posting updates and changes to our website.
16. CONTACT INFORMATION
16.1. You can contact us by the following details:
Contact form - https://huusk.com/contact
Phone - +1 (914) 559-9997