Community Terms and Conditions

The following terms of use of Flaschenpost Services Ltd. (hereinafter Flaschenpost) apply to the use of the website www.flaschenpost.ch (hereinafter website) as well as to all information offered on it.

By accessing and using this website, you agree to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not agree with the terms of use, please refrain from using our website.

Intellectual property and other rights

The website contains elements such as information, trademarks, names, text, images, photographs, designs and other materials. These contents are protected worldwide by copyright and other intellectual property laws and treaties. Flaschenpost is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in this website and the material published on it.

The website and its contents are freely available for browsing purposes only, i.e. for personal, non-commercial use, as long as Flaschenpost makes them generally available to the public. No rights of use or ownership in the content of the website, including intellectual property rights in content, are acquired or transferred. You may not use, reproduce (in whole or in part), edit, translate, display, distribute, download, transmit, sell, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit any of the Content without the prior written consent of Flaschenpost or the applicable copyright owner.

No guarantee of reliability of information and availability of products

The website contains general information, promotional content and descriptions of Flaschenpost's product range and services. The information and illustrations are exemplary for the product range, but do not represent any product or service offers, binding offers or requests for offers. All e-commerce offers are subject to change. Any price quotations are (unless otherwise indicated) net including VAT in Swiss Francs (CHF).

Flaschenpost takes measures to ensure the correctness and accuracy of the information on this website as far as possible. Nevertheless, erroneous, incorrect information cannot be completely excluded. For this reason Flaschenpost cannot give any assurances or guarantees for the topicality, completeness and correctness of the price quotations, information or contents. 

Disclaimer

The access to and the use of the website as well as the backup or archiving of the transmitted data are not guaranteed. All provided information, functions or individual elements of this website can be discontinued at any time by Flaschenpost temporarily or completely. Flaschenpost excludes any liability (including negligence) for access or temporary or complete interruption of access to the website or any of its information, pages or functions.

The website may contain links, so-called hyperlinks to websites on the Internet, which are created and maintained by third parties. Flaschenpost has no influence on these web offers of third parties and therefore cannot know their contents in detail. Flaschenpost mediates by the integration of hyperlinks only the access to these web offers and does not take over any responsibility or liability for contents or the adherence to the legal data protection regulations of these web offers.

No security for data transmission

The website is secured by its transmission protocol (https), but the security of data transmission cannot be guaranteed by Flaschenpost. During the transmission of content, data may also be transmitted across borders, over which Flaschenpost has no control. Elements that are transmitted to or received by Flaschenpost via an electronic medium, in particular via e-mail, are generally not encrypted. Even if the transmission is encrypted, the sender and the recipient remain unencrypted.

Flaschenpost explicitly points out the danger of viruses and the possibility of targeted hacker attacks. For the purpose of combating viruses, the use of current browser versions and the installation of continuously updated anti-virus software is recommended. As a matter of principle, e-mails of unknown origin and unexpected attachments to an e-mail should not be opened.

Further information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy.

Publication of user contributions and license to user contributions

Parts of the website may allow posting of comments, product reviews and other textual or pictorial content (hereinafter "user contributions"). Flaschenpost is not responsible for user contributions posted by others. The user contributions belong to the user or the person who created them.

When a user publishes user contributions, he thereby grants Flaschenpost a license as follows:

The user represents that he or she is authorized to publish his or her user contributions and grants Flaschenpost a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, sublicensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use all content published by him or her on or in connection with the site, including images of people or concepts or ideas contained in any user submissions, for any purpose whatsoever, including commercial use, which includes the right to translate, display, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, analyze, sublicense, distribute and assign such rights.

Rules of conduct and publication for users

User contributions posted on the website must comply with the rules of conduct and publication. User contributions are in principle examined by Flaschenpost before the publication.

The user acknowledges that he is responsible and liable for his activities and user contributions. He assures that he is entitled to the posted user contribution and that no rights of third parties (copyrights, personal rights, trademark rights, etc.) are violated. In case of possible claims of third parties in connection with the publication or use of the user contributions, the user indemnifies and holds Flaschenpost harmless from all claims.

The contributions of user contributions on the website of Flaschenpost should be characterized by qualities such as creativity, culinary and level as well as the required seriousness. Therefore, the following rules apply to the publication of user contributions:

  • User contributions, such as comments or product reviews should be written factually and refer to the characteristics, quality, etc. of the product. In case of problems with delivery time or quality deficits of any kind, the customer service of Flaschenpost is to be contacted.
  • Statements in user contributions are to be written with the earned respect by appropriate choice of words, as correct as possible spellings as well as due politeness.
  • Personal hostility, disparagement, or contributions that contain hatred, violence, sexual content and threats, that are obscene, that violate the privacy of others, that discriminate against other groups of people, minorities, etc., that are misleading, against morality or against any existing laws, as well as amusement at the expense of others, are prohibited and will not be tolerated.
  • The publication of advertising content of any kind, spam or links of other providers as well as the naming of their offers is not permitted.
  • The publication of contact information of any kind (e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, home addresses, etc.) should be avoided at all costs.

Flaschenpost has the right not to publish or to delete user contributions without giving a reason. Further Flaschenpost reserves the right to change user contributions linguistically and/or orthographically.

In case of gross or repeated violations of the rules of conduct and publication for users, Flaschenpost reserves the right to block the user without giving reasons or to delete his user account and, if necessary, to initiate legal steps, to involve authorities or to file a complaint.

Changes

Flaschenpost reserves the right to change these terms of use without prior notice. Valid is the current version published on the website. A fundamental change will be communicated in due course in a prominent place on Flaschenpost's website.

Status: July 2021