General terms and conditions

1. Scope

The following T&Cs apply to all orders placed via our online shop. Our online shop is for consumers only.

2. Contractual partner, formation of contract

The purchase contract is concluded with TES Management GmbH.

The display of products within the online shop constitutes a binding offer on our part to enter into a contract vis-à-vis the items. You may place our products in your basket without obligation and amend your entries at any time prior to submitting a binding order by using the correction facilities that are provided for this purpose and explained during the ordering process. The contract is formed by clicking on the order button which indicates your acceptance of our offer concerning the goods contained in your basket. Once you have sent your order you will immediately receive a confirmation via e-mail.

3. Contract language, saving of the contract text

The languages available for concluding the contract are German and English. 

We save the text of the contract and forward the order data and our T&Cs to you by e-mail. You may also view the text of the contract in our customer login area.

4. Delivery conditions

Delivery costs may be added to the product prices displayed. Further information on delivery costs, if applicable, are explained within individual product offers.

We only dispatch goods en route; pick up by the customer is not possible. 

5. Payment

The following payment methods are available in our online shop:

Advance payment
If you select advance payment we provide you with our bank details in a separate e-mail and deliver the goods on receipt of funds.

PayPal Express 
During the ordering process you will be forwarded to PayPal's online website. To pay the invoice amount via PayPal, you must be registered there or register first, identify yourself with your access data and confirm the payment instructions to us. After submitting your order in the shop we instruct PayPal to initiate the payment transaction. 

PayPal Plus
Within the context of the PayPal Plus payment service, we offer you Paypal, credit card and direct debit payment as PayPal services. You will be forwarded to PayPal's online website. You may enter your payment details there and confirm the use of your data by PayPal and the payment instructions to PayPal. 

If you select PayPal as your payment method, in order to pay the invoice amount, you must be registered there or register first and identify yourself with your access data. The payment transaction will be carried out automatically by PayPal directly after confirmation of the payment instructions. You will receive additional information during the ordering process. 

If you select credit card as your payment method, in order to pay the invoice amount, you do not need to be registered with PayPal. The payment transaction will be carried out by your credit card company upon request by PayPal and debited to your card, directly after confirmation of the payment instructions and after your identification as the legal cardholder. You will receive additional information during the ordering process.

If you select direct debit as your payment method, in order to pay the invoice amount, you do not need to be registered with PayPal. With the confirmation of the payment instructions, you are granting PayPal a direct debit mandate. PayPal will inform you separately about the date of the account debit in an advance notification (pre-notification). With the submission of the direct debit directly after confirmation of the payment instructions, PayPal will request its bank to initiate the payment transaction. The payment transaction is automatically carried out and your account is debited. You will receive additional information during the ordering process.

SOFORT Online Bank Transfer
After placement of the order, you will be forwarded to the online SOFORT GmbH website. In order to pay the invoice amount via SOFORT, you must have an online banking account with PIN/TAN process for participating in SOFORT, identify yourself accordingly and confirm the payment instructions to us. You will receive additional information during the order process. The payment transaction will be carried out by SOFORT and debited to your account directly thereafter.

Amazon Pay (available soon)
During the ordering process you will be forwarded to the online Amazon website before completing the ordering process in our online shop. In order to process the ordering process via Amazon and pay the invoice amount, you must be registered there or register first and identify yourself with your access data. There, you may confirm the delivery address and payment method stored with Amazon and confirm the use of your data by Amazon and the payment instructions to us. After this, you will be returned to our online shop, where you may complete the ordering process. 
Directly after the order, we request Amazon to initiate the payment transaction. The payment transaction is carried out automatically by Amazon. You will receive additional information during the ordering process. 

Invoice
As a registered customer, you can choose to pay per invoice starting with your third order. Your order will be processed immediately and you pay via bank transfer within 14 days of receiving your goods. We reserve the right to allow payment by invoice only after we verify your credit rating.

Account holder: TES Management GmbH
IBAN: DE21 4401 0046 0398 4314 65
BIC: PBNKDEFFXXX
Bank: Postbank Dortmund
Reference: Your invoice or order number

Please do make sure to use “TES Management GmbH” as the account holder when you make the transfer.

6. Retention of title

The goods shall remain our property until full payment is made.

7. Damage during delivery

If the goods are delivered with obvious damage caused during delivery, please report the defect to the carrier and notify us without delay. Failure to make a complaint or to make contact does not in any way affect your legal rights or the enforcement of such rights, notably your warranty rights. However, in doing so you help us to assert our own claims against the carrier or transport insurer.

8. Warranty and guarantees

We are under a legal duty to supply products that are in conformity with this contract.
For consumers, statutory warranty rights governed by the law of the country where the consumer has his habitual residence apply. Information on any additional guarantees and their precise conditions that may apply can be found next to the product and on specific information pages in the shop, if applicable.

Customer service: Our customer service is available for queries, complaints and claims on working days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. via phone at +49(0)221-257 87 00 as well as via email at info@english-shop.com.

9. Liability

We shall in any case be liable without limitation for claims due to damages that have been caused by us, our legal representatives or legal agents

  • for injury to life, limb or health
  • for deliberate or grossly negligent breach of duty
  • for guarantee commitments, where agreed
  • towards consumer.

Except these cases, our civil law liability is limited to the foreseeable and direct damages at the time of contract conclusion.

10. Code of conduct

We have submitted to the following codes of conduct:

Trusted Shops Qualitätskriterien
http://www.trustedshops.com/tsdocument/ TS_QUALITY_CRITERIA_en.pdf

11. Online dispute resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolutions (ODR) which can be accessed at https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/

In order to settle disputes arising from a contractual relationship with a consumer or from whether such a contractual relationship exists at all, we will participate in dispute settlement proceedings before a consumer dispute resolution body. Consumers can contact their national European Consumer Centre in this regard. The respective contact details of the individual ECCs can be found at https://www.evz.de/en/alternative-dispute-resolution/adr-in-europe/.

12. Protection of minors

Insofar as your order is comprised of goods, whose sale is subject to age restrictions, through the use of a reliable procedure, including a personal identity and age check, we shall ensure that the purchaser has reached the required minimum age. The deliverer shall only hand over the goods after an age check and only to the purchaser in person.


The Terms and Conditions have been prepared with the Trusted Shop's Legal Text Generator in cooperation with Wilde Beuger Solmecke Rechtsanwälte.