Wine & Spirits Specialists in Asia since 1938
     
   
One of Asia's largest stockists of wines & spirits, with over S$20 MILLION in stock to offer. Proudly FAMILY OWNED and selling to 28 countries and counting...         The BEST is YET to BE!!!          But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint - Isaiah 40:31

Terms and Conditions


"Cornerstone Wines" refers to Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited (Reg No: 196000073H), the company who owns and operates this website, and its subsidiaries, related entities and assigns. These terms and conditions govern your use of our website. Please read the terms in full before you use this Website. If you do not accept these terms, please do not use this Website. Using the Website implies that you accept these terms. We do occasionally update these terms so please refer back to them in the future.

SITE ACCESS

  • By ordering our products you certify to be over 18 years old, or that you have reached the legal age required in the country of residence, or to be allowed to purchase or consume alcohol.
  • 1.1 You will be able to access the majority of this Website without having to register any details with us. However, particular areas of this Website will only be accessible only if you have registered.
  • 1.2 You are permitted to use our website for your own purposes and to print and download material from this Website provided that you do not modify any content without our consent. Material on this website must not be republished online or offline without our permission.
  • 1.3 The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this Website are owned by us or our licensors and must not be reproduced without our prior consent.
  • 1.4 Subject to paragraph 1.2, no part of this Website may be reproduced without our prior written permission.
  • You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You agree to immediately notify us in the event of any unauthorized use of your account or other breach of security.

SITE UPTIME

  • 1.5 We take all reasonable steps to ensure that this Website is available 24 hours every day, 365 days per year. However, websites do sometimes encounter downtime due to server and, other technical issues. Therefore we will not be liable if this website is unavailable at any time.
  • 1.6 This Website may be temporarily unavailable due to issues such as system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control. Where possible we will try to give our visitors advance warning of maintenance issues but shall not be obliged to do so.

VISITOR CONDUCT

  • 1.7 With the exception of personally identifiable information, the use of which is covered under our Privacy Policy, any material you send or post to this Website shall be considered non-proprietary and not confidential. Unless you advise to the contrary we will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material for any and all purposes.
  • 1.8 When using this website you shall not post or send to or from this Website any material:
    • (A) FOR WHICH YOU HAVE NOT OBTAINED ALL NECESSARY CONSENTS;
    • (B) THAT IS DISCRIMINATORY, OBSCENE, PORNOGRAPHIC, DEFAMATORY, LIABLE TO INCITE RACIAL HATRED, IN BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY OR PRIVACY, WHICH MAY CAUSE ANNOYANCE OR INCONVENIENCE TO OTHERS, WHICH ENCOURAGES OR CONSTITUTES CONDUCT THAT WOULD BE DEEMED A CRIMINAL OFFENCE, GIVE RISE TO A CIVIL LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE IS CONTRARY TO THE LAW IN SINGAPORE;
    • (C) WHICH IS HARMFUL IN NATURE INCLUDING, AND WITHOUT LIMITATION, COMPUTER VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, CORRUPTED DATA, OR OTHER POTENTIALLY HARMFUL SOFTWARE OR DATA.
  • 1.9 We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requiring us to disclose the identity or other details of any person posting material to this website in breach of Paragraph 1.8.

LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES

  • 1.10 Any links to third party websites located on this Website are provided for your convenience only. We have not reviewed each third party website and have no responsibility for such third party websites or their content. We do not endorse the third party websites or make representations about them or any material contained in them. If you choose to access a third party website linked to from this Website, it is at your own risk.
  • 1.11 If you would like to link to this Website, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, any page on this Website, and subject to the following conditions:
    • (A) YOU DO NOT IN ANY WAY IMPLY THAT WE ARE ENDORSING ANY SERVICES OR PRODUCTS UNLESS THIS HAS BEEN SPECIFICALLY AGREED WITH US;
    • (B) YOU DO NOT MISREPRESENT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH US OR PRESENT ANY FALSE INFORMATION ABOUT US;
    • (C) YOU DO NOT LINK FROM A WEBSITE THAT IS NOT OWNED BY YOU; AND
    • (D) YOUR WEBSITE DOES NOT CONTAIN CONTENT THAT IS OFFENSIVE, CONTROVERSIAL, INFRINGES ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR OTHER RIGHTS OF ANY OTHER PERSON OR DOES NOT COMPLY IN ANY WAY WITH THE LAW IN THE SINGAPORE.
  • 1.12 If you choose to link to our website in breach of Paragraph 5.2 you shall fully indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered as a result of your actions.

DISCLAIMER

  • 1.13 We take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information on this Website is correct. However, we do not guarantee the correctness or completeness of material on this Website. We may make changes to the material on this Website at any time and without notice. The material on this Website may be out of date, or on rare occasions incorrect and we make no commitment to ensure that such material is correct or up to date.
  • 1.14 The material at this Website is provided without any conditions or warranties of any kind. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide access and use of this website on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions which but for these Terms may have effect in relation to this Website.
  • 1.15 The bottles sent by Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited will be chosen by said company. Similar bottles can be delivered to the client.

COMPLAINTS / BREAKAGE / LOSSES

  • The Customer is advised to examine all goods purchased upon self - collection or delivery. Any shortage or breakage must be brought to the attention of the duty staff (for self-collection) or delivery personnel immediately.
  • Complaints will not be entertained unless this condition is observed.
  • Corked wines should be made known to your salesperson within 48 hours and returned within 72 hours of self-collection or delivery for inspection and replacement.
  • Claims after the above notice period will not be entertained.

REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY

The client may be eligible for a refund for a valid reason (example : Corked wine), after inspection, wine can be replaced, credit note can be issued or a refund via Cheque can be done.

Corked wines should be made known to your salesperson within 48 hours and returned within 72 hours of self-collection or delivery for inspection and replacement.

Cancellation for a pre-arrival sales or a regular sales needs a Valid reason to be Eligible,Cancellation must occur at least 14 days before self-collection or delivery.

RESGISTRATION

Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited will not share any personal data of any kind with third parties for spamming or e-mailing. However by registering, clients grant Cornerstone Wines with a full access to their address, name, e-mail, without any restrictions until they resign their subscription.

CONTRACT CONCLUSION

With the final confirmation of the purchase by the customer, the contract between the customer and the operators of the web shop is concluded. During the conclusion procedure the customer entirely accepts the terms and conditions and right of cancellation. The usually sent confirmation (E-mail) is expressly not a requirement for concluding the contract.

The client accepts therefore to be charged every month at the anniversary of the first billing for the amount corresponding to the wine subscription, until he ceases the contract by cancelling or suspending the subscription or until the number of month expires, only in case of a gift.

TERMS OF PAYMENT AND GST

  • (1) Selling prices are displayed below each item subscription, in the shopping cart and on the final order form. While buying more than one (1) item the total price results as the sum of each single price.
  • (2) Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited uses services of third parties, which process the payment transactions (micro and macro payment). The authorized payment provider is described during the ordering process as well as in the information sidebar (information on payment methods). The authorized payment provider rules its own terms and conditions during the payment process.
  • (1) Selling prices are displayed below each item subscription, in the shopping cart and on the final order form. While buying more than one (1) item the total price results as the sum of each single price.

TERMS OF DELIVERY

Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited undertakes to deliver ordered products within 72 hours of order receipt to the following:

  • Free delivery for a minimum value of S$ 750.00 in one order, otherwise S$30.00 +GST will be imposed.
  • Orders must be received before 4.00pm from Mondays to Fridays.
  • Deliveries will be made from Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays.

- Orders received after 4.00pm will be delivered within 72 hours of receipt. For urgent orders requiring delivery within 24 hours, a S$50.00 delivery charge will be levied. All deliveries are subject to stock availability.

- Any delivery operated will be done at the address registered on the client's account; no other delivery address will be taken into account.

- For the "Wine Discovery and the Wine Explorer" offers, 12 bottles will be delivered with the fridge, then 2 deliveries of 6 bottles each OR 1 delivery of 12 bottles will occur. (Clients will be contacted by their Relationship manager in order to set up the deliveries).

FRIDGE WARRANTY

The warranty of the Maestro Wine Cellar and the Thermoelectric Wine Cellar are indicated by the manufacturer and are of 1 year ,except stated otherwise.

COPYRIGHT

  • (1) Copyrights as well as any other intellectual property rights regarding to the product and service offering (files and contents) remains solely with the operators of Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited. The customer is always obliged to observe copyrights as well as any other intellectual property rights given.
  • (2) It is not allowed, neither complete nor in parts, to offer (liable to pay or even free) the purchased items on similar or otherwise offerings like Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited.

GUARANTEE AND LIABILITY

  • (1) The operators of Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited bestow great care on developing and supporting the product and service offering.
  • (2) The customer is solely responsible for selecting the product and service offering. Any guarantee and liability regarding use or bad conservation of the product will be strictly refused. Only the customer is able to access if the product and service offering is suitable for his intention.
  • (3) Any guarantee or liability for offerings of third parties is fully excluded.
  • (4) The operators of Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited do not take over guarantee that the online shop is always failure-free available. The operators are not liable for damages of accidentally transmitted computer viruses. Also the operators are not liable that the offered items can always be processed, stored or forwarded.
  • (5) Links may lead to websites operated by third parties. The operators of Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited do not take over any responsibility for those contents, products and services or other offerings. The providers of the linked pages are solely responsible for their contents. Using links from this site to any website is at customer's own risk.

PRIVACY POLICY

  • 11.1 Collection and Processing of Personal Data
    • Our website can be used without entering personal data. Ordering, however, requires opening a personal customer account.
    • If you open a customer account or subscribe to any product, personal data (e.g. name, address, telephone number, email etc.) are requested, as far as this is necessary for these purposes.
    • You can revoke the given consent with effect for the future at any time by cancelling your customer account at Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited. This will stop any wine delivery.
    • You can revoke your newsletter subscription with effect for the future at any time by using the unsubscribe functionality in your customer account.
  • 11.2 Use of Personal Data
    • We use the provided personal data for the execution of your inquiry and or the transaction of your purchase order.
    • We only use anonymised data for the purpose of the market research, marketing and meeting customer demands of our website presentation.

GOVERNING JURISDICTION

This Legal Notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Singapore law. Any dispute(s) arising in connection with this Legal Notice are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Singapore.

OUR RETAIL

Company Name: Hock Tong Bee (Private) Limited

Address: 10 Sims close, #01-00 Cornerstone Building Singapore 387299

For contact: webmaster@CornerStoneWines.com

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