General terms and conditions of use
Page last updated on: September 2007
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Your use of the Neogen Europe Ltd Web Site is subject to these terms and by using the Site you show your agreement to such terms. If you do not accept our terms, please do not use the Web Site.
This Web Site belongs to Neogen Europe Ltd, The Dairy School, Auchincruive, Ayr, Scotland, KA6 5HW. Registered number SC186341. VAT registration number: GB 717 2081 53
These terms and conditions are governed and constructed according to Scottish & UK law. Our terms of trading do not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
Neogen Europe Ltd, our suppliers, advertisers and our personnel are completely dedicated to providing the highest levels of customer service. We will process your order as quickly and efficiently as possible and delivery is usually within 2-3 working days, dependent on the product or service being acquired. Details are contained within the product information provided.
If you need to contact us, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, alternatively, you can write to us at:
Neogen Europe Ltd
The Dairy School
Tel : +44 (0) 1292 525600
Fax :+44 (0) 1292 525601
If you require any advice or assistance please call on ++44(0) 1292 525 600 lines are open between 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday.
We aim to provide high levels of customer satisfaction. In the unlikely event of a complaint you should send it in writing or email to the contact details above, please address any such complaints to the Division Manager. We will endeavour to respond to your query within 2 working days.
Neogen Europe Ltd is dedicated to the development and marketing of novel diagnostic test kits that address topical concerns about the quality and safety of agricultural and food products.
Established in 1998, Neogen Europe Ltd is located in the west of Scotland some 40 km south of Glasgow. The company currently supplies a wide range of diagnostic products to discerning customers in over 90 countries.
Neogen Europe Ltd offers quality test kits and reagents to detect plant pathogens, micro organisms, toxins, allergens, pesticide residues, contaminants and GMOs. Innovative products allow rapid, on-site analysis providing real-time data at low unit cost.
Many of Neogen Europe's products utilize the tried and trusted immunoassay technology. However, the business has been a leader in the application of molecular techniques for the detection of GMOs, toxigenic fungi etc..
A feature of Neogen Europe Ltd is its strong R&D activity, Numerous contracts to develop new diagnostic tests have been awarded by the EU, UK government, commodity groups and corporate clients. These organisations recognise the product development and technology transfer skills of the business.
An important development for Neogen Europe Ltd took place on 6 March 2003 when the business was acquired by the Neogen Corporation of Lansing, Michigan, USA. Neogen is a world leader in food and animal food safety testing. This NASDAQ - listed Corporation was established some 20 years ago and enjoys continued growth and profitability.
Neogen Europe Ltd will continue as a subsidiary of Neogen offering customers worldwide even greater choice and innovation to meet the growing challenges of providing food products that are both safe and nutritious.
Headings used in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.
The images, logos and names on this Web Site which identify Neogen Europe Ltd or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of Neogen Europe Ltd and/or the relevant third parties. Nothing contained in this Web Site shall be deemed to confer on any person any license or right on the part of Neogen Europe Ltd or any third party with respect to any such image, logo or name.
Neogen Europe Ltd reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove or cease to supply any product or service contained on this Web Site. In the event that such removal takes place we shall not be liable to you in any way whatsoever for such removal.
Telephone calls using the telephone numbers provided on this Web Site and email correspondence with Neogen Europe Ltd at the email addresses accessible through, or discernible from, this Web Site may be recorded or monitored. By using such communication methods you are consenting to the recording or monitoring of the same.
The price of calls may vary depending on your telecomms supplier. Please check with your operator for exact charges.
In respect of Neogen Europe Ltd supplied goods, services our ordering system allows you to make several choices of payment. We accept all major credit / debit cards, cheque or simply complete the online order form. You may send your credit card information via phone, post or online. All credit card numbers are encrypted in the software when the order is placed using 128-bit encryption. Thereafter payment is collected through our online credit card processing partner, Chronopay.
If payment is to be made by cheque, please allow 7 days for cheque clearance. Any errors in receipts or payments will be rectified within 7 working days of our agreeing to correct them.
The company accepting the payment is Neogen Europe Ltd Ltd and that is what will appear on your statement.
Every order placed with Neogen Europe Ltd is subject to a security check. These checks are carried out to protect both you and us against fraudulent transactions. Therefore all information entered by you must match the information held by the card issuer. Supplying incorrect or incomplete information will result in a delay in processing your order. If we are unable to confirm the identity of a customer we may carry out further security checks that may delay the processing of your order. As the supplier we reserve the right not to supply goods if we are unable to reach a satisfactory conclusion to a security check.
We may on occasion ask you to fax, post or email further proof of identity. We may on occasion ask the customer to supply their credit/debit card details to carry out a further security check.
If you suspect your card has been used fraudulently at ADGEN website please contact your card issuer immediately and notify us of the occurrence on ++44(0) 1292 525 600.
This website uses the latest in SSL technology, giving you greater peace of mind and absolute security. In the payment pages the padlock will appear in the Status Bar indicating that you have entered a secure area. At this point all the information exchanged from your (The Customer) computer to ours (Neogen Europe Ltd) is heavily encrypted, and guarantees that no one has unauthorised access to your details.
Your information is not stored on an Internet active computer so a third party cannot access your details. This system is the safest way to buy and is safer than passing your details over the phone lines and at least as safe as passing your card over a shop counter.
Cookies are used on this site, but simply to add functionality to the shopping cart.
We do not send marketing emails to personal email addresses where the recipient is not a customer or has not registered an interest in receipt of newsletter or special offers..
In conjunction with our security policy we only supply products to the cardholders address as standard. If your wish the item to be sent to an address other than that of the card address please contact us via email email@example.com. Entering an address into the site when it is not the registered address of the card may subject your order to a delay.
Generally we will accept two forms of identification showing the card address to allow an order to go to an alternative residential address. We will deliver to an alternative business address providing we can verify details.
Simply browse our catalogue and click on "Add" at the item you wish to buy and it will be added into your Basket. Once you have finished your selection, click on "Checkout" and you will be asked for your details. If you wish to make your purchase over the telephone please call one of our advisors on ++44(0) 1292 525 600. Once you have placed your order you will receive an order confirmation by email or letter.
If any item is not available, it will automatically be placed on back order for you, however, should you not wish to make use of this facility you may cancel your order. Back ordered items will not be charged for until they are ready for dispatch.
The purchase of goods and services from ADGEN website or our suppliers or advertisers enters the purchaser into a legally binding contract of sale. The terms and conditions of this contract are detailed within our terms and conditions of trading.
Prices, and details, of products and services (and any offers) posted online are subject to change without notice. All products and services are subject to availability and we give no guarantee in this respect. The provision of details of products and services on this Web Site are not, and should not be construed as, an offer to sell or buy such products or services by Neogen Europe Ltd or the relevant company either of whom may accept or reject your offer at its sole discretion.
If you apply for a product or service detailed on this Web Site, these Terms and Conditions should be read in conjunction with any other terms and conditions which relate to any such product or service. In the event of any contradiction between these Terms and Conditions and the specific terms and conditions relating to such product or service, the latter shall prevail. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, product(s) and service(s) shall include, without limitation, any warranty, insurance or financial service.
Goods Faulty on Arrival or in use:
Your product or service purchased is/are covered by manufacturers' warranty or guarantee as applicable and set out in the relevant product information.
All attempts should be made to reasonably allow Neogen Europe Ltd or the supplier to attempt to repair any problems identified.
Goods Damaged in Transit:
You should pay attention and make sure you inspect the product on delivery. Any damage should be noted by you and delivery agent on delivery form. Neogen Europe Ltd or the supplier if ordered direct will be responsible for reasonably prompt repair of any damage.
Neogen Europe Ltd will ensure that products or services are delivered promptly and on time, in line with the product and / or service information supplied during the order process. However as with most service and product suppliers acts of God or unforeseen circumstances may prevail however Neogen Europe Ltd and our suppliers will keep you informed of any undue delay.
This Web Site is for non-commercial, personal use only. The services contained on this Web Site may be supplied on a commercial basis on payment to Neogen Europe Ltd or its service or product suppliers of its charges from time to time. Please contact us on ++44(0) 1292 525 600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
In the event that you use any of the services contained on this Web Site for commercial use, Neogen Europe Ltd shall be entitled to charge you at its applicable rates in respect of such commercial use.
The copyright in the material contained in this Web Site belongs to Neogen Europe Ltd or its licensed source. Any person may copy any part of this material, subject to the following conditions:
the material may not be used for commercial purposes;
the copies must retain any copyrights or other intellectual property notices contained in the original material;
the products and technology or processes described in this Web Site may be subject to other intellectual property rights reserved by Neogen Europe Ltd or by other third parties with no license granted in respect of those intellectual property rights); images on this Web Site are protected by copyright as its text by IPR and may not be reproduced or appropriated in any manner without the written permission of their respective owner(s).
We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes on the Web Site. It is your responsibility to review the Web Site terms and conditions to ensure you are aware of the latest terms and conditions. Your use of this Web Site after a change has been posted will be deemed to signify your acceptance of the modified terms and conditions. We recommend that you print off and retain for your records a copy of these terms and conditions from time to time and a copy of any terms and conditions relating to any product or service which you apply for online, together with any related application form completed and submitted.
Any amendment to terms and conditions must be agreed in writing by us, or, if appropriate, by the relevant company or individual supplier with whom you contract.
Whilst Neogen Europe Ltd has taken due care and attention in the preparation of the contents of this Web Site, this Web Site and the information, names, images, pictures, logos, icons regarding or relating to Neogen Europe Ltd or our products and services marketed on the site (or to third party products and services), are provided on an 'as is' basis without any representation or endorsement being made and without any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to, any implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
To the extent permitted by law, all such terms and warranties are hereby excluded. In no event will Neogen Europe Ltd be liable, whether in contract or tort (including negligence or breach of statutory duty) or otherwise for any losses sustained and arising out of or in connection with use of this Web Site including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data or loss of goodwill (in all these cases whether direct or indirect) nor any indirect, economic, consequential or special loss.
Neogen Europe Ltd does not represent that the information contained in this Web Site is accurate, comprehensive, verified or complete, and shall accept no liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this Web Site or for any reliance placed by any person on the information.
Neogen Europe Ltd does not warrant that the functions or materials accessible from or contained in this Web Site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that this Web Site or the server that makes it available are virus or bug free or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
If any of these Terms and Conditions (or any terms and conditions relating to a product or service referred to in this Web Site) should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which such terms and conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent of such illegality, invalidity or unenforceability, and in relation to such state or country only, such terms or condition shall be deleted and severed from the rest of the relevant terms and conditions and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude Neogen Europe Ltd's liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence of Neogen Europe Ltd.
All Intellectual Property Rights (including, without limitation, all database rights, rights in designs, rights in know-how, patents and rights in inventions (in all cases whether registered or unregistered and including all rights to apply for registration) and all other intellectual or industrial property rights in any jurisdiction) in any information, content, materials, data or processes contained in or to this Web Site belong to Neogen Europe Ltd or its licensed source. All rights of Neogen Europe Ltd in such Intellectual Property Rights are hereby reserved.
Neogen Europe Ltd makes no representation that any product or service referred to on or through the Web Site is appropriate for use, or available in other locations. The information and other materials contained in this Web Site may not satisfy the laws of any other country and those who choose to access this Site from other locations are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
These Terms and Conditions and any terms and conditions relating to products or services described in this Web Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of Scotland. Disputes arising in relation to the same shall, unless otherwise expressly agreed, be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland.
Certain (hypertext) links, advertisements or suppliers promotion will lead you to Web Sites that are not under the control of Neogen Europe Ltd. When you activate any of these links, you will leave The Neogen Europe Ltd Web Site by opening a new window and we have no control over and will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material on any such other Web Site. By allowing links with third party Web Sites Neogen Europe Ltd does not intend to solicit business or offer any security to any person in any country, directly or indirectly.
Every effort will be made to carry out the contract but its due performance is subject to cancellation by Neogen Europe Ltd or to such variation as we may find necessary as a result of inability to secure labour, materials or supplies or as a result of any act of God, War, Strike, Lockout or other labour dispute, Fire, Flood, Drought, Legislation, or other cause (whether of the foregoing class or not) beyond the sellers control.
All original products supplied are covered by the terms and conditions of the manufacturers guarantee for a period of 12 months.
The guarantee provided by Neogen Europe Ltd specifically excludes faults caused by accident, neglect and misuse.