General terms of business
The following General Terms of Business apply to all contracts concluded with Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG even when no reference is made to them in follow-up contracts. They also apply when the party with which the contract is concluded refers to its own general terms unless Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG has expressly agreed in writing to accept the other contracting party’s general terms.
The “FOPP24.com“ website offers all manufacturers of packaging material and packaging, respectively, who have an own manufacturing facility the possibility of advertising their products. Another precondition for offering their products on the website is that the company is registered properly in the register of companies of their respective country and that the check for integrity by Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG has been concluded successfully.
In addition, Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG offers parties interested in purchasing packaging material and packaging the possibility to quickly and directly find products from manufacturers that suit their requirements. A precondition is that the prospective buyer is not a consumer as defined in Section 13 BGB (German Civil Code). Consumers are excluded from the website, both as sellers and buyers.
1. Services by Fopp24
1.1 Die Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG assists prospective buyers in finding a suitable supplier for the packaging product they are looking for. Depending on the type and scope of services specified at the time of registration, Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG will find suitable suppliers, which will be communicated to the prospective buyer so that he can ask that supplier for a quotation.
1.2 Besides, Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG runs an anonymous chatroom for technical questions and answers.
1.3 Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG also offers assistance in marketing new products.
2.1 Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG accepts no liability for contracts concluded through their mediation. Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG merely acts as host provider and has no influence whatever on the quality or prices, the absence of defects, availability of the products, etc. Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG is also not responsible for the buyer’s creditworthiness.
2.2 Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG is not in any way liable for the list of prospective suppliers submitted to potential buyers. Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG merely offers assistance in the search for a suitable supplier.
2.3 Should a supplier add photos of his products to an offer, that supplier is responsible that he owns all rights to the photos for publishing it on the Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG website and no third-party rights are infringed. If a third party raises a claim against Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG in connection with an alleged violation of rights of that party, the supplier shall reimburse Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG all costs incurred in this connection.
3. Copyright and right of use
3.1 Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG reserves the right to add photos of products made by Fpp24 GmbH & Co. KG to any offer made.
3.2 These photos are protected by copyright. No photo or part of a phot must be duplicated or edited for internal use in any way without the approval of Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG.
3.3 All rights reserved. Texts, pictures and graphics on the Fopp24.com website are subject to the protection of German copyright law and other protective laws. The content of this website may not be reproduced, processed, disseminated or made available to third parties.
4. Concluding provisions
4.1 The place of performance for all obligations out of the contractual relationship is the registered place of business of Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG.
4.2 The agreed legal venue is the registered place of business of Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG. Fopp24 GmbH & Co. KG can also sue he supplier/potential buyer at the latter’s place of residence or business.
4.3 If any one or more provisions in these General Terms should be ineffective, the other provisions will not be affected.
4.4 The laws of the Federal Republic of Germany apply to the exclusion of the international conflict of law provisions.
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