Terms & Conditions
This website ("Site") is owned and operated by Bookpoint Limited
("the Company", "our" or "us"). The Company provides a generic
web-based payment gateway and generic web services (together, the
"Services") to various publishers ("Publishers") for the purpose of
handling order fulfillment of goods on behalf of the
("Terms"). Please read these Terms carefully. By using the Site you
agree to be bound by these Terms.
Any order you place for the purchase of goods is subject to the
Terms. Please read the Service Terms
carefully before placing any order. By placing an order you agree
to be bound by the Service
Condition of use of the Site
A. Whilst the Company uses its reasonable
endeavors to ensure that the Site and the Services are generally
available the Company will not be liable if for any reason the Site
and/or the Services are for any reason unavailable at any time.
Without prejudice to the foregoing, the Company will be entitled at
any time (and from time to time) and without notice to suspend or
restrict access to and/or use of the Site and/or Services
(including for the purpose of conducting any maintenance and/or the
variation or introduction of new services). The Company reserves
the right to modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the
Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice and shall not be
liable to you or any third party for any modification or withdrawal
of the Site.
B. The Company grants you a license to access
and use Site and the Services for your personal use. The copyright,
trade marks, domain names and other intellectual property rights
("Intellectual Property Rights") displayed on the Site and used in
connection with the Services ("Content") belongs (or has been
licensed) to the Company and all rights relating to the Content are
reserved to the Company. Nothing on this Site shall be construed as
granting you any license to use any Intellectual Property Rights or
the Content for any purpose, except with the express written
permission of the Company. You are permitted to view, print and
download the Content solely on the basis that:
- you may use the Content only for your personal and
non-commercial purposes and you will not in any way reproduce,
exhibit, distribute or otherwise use all or any part of the Content
for any public or commercial purposes (including, without
limitation, for the purpose of copying or reproducing (in any
format) any goods or price listings (or any other account
information) whether for your own benefit or for the benefit of
another merchant), except the express written permission of the
- you will not in any way modify, vary or in any other way change
any of the Content;
- you may not use or apply in any way any of the trade marks,
logos or any other identifying marks appearing on the Site, except
with the express written permission of the Company;
- the Content may not be used on any other websites, networked
computers and/or in any public or private electronic retrieval
system, except with the express written permission of the
- if you download or print off copies of the Content you must
retain any copyright or other Intellectual Property Right notices
contained in such material.
C. The Site is provided on an 'as-is' basis
without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. The
Company provides the Site on the basis that all representations,
warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without
limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality,
fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) are
excluded to the fullest extent permitted in law.
D. Any Content and/or software downloaded from
the Site ("Software") is downloaded at your own risk. The Company
accepts no liability for any damage caused from installing and/or
using any Content and/or software. It is solely your responsibility
to virus check all Content and/or software downloaded from the Site
and to check it is compatible with your computer.
E. You must not in any way misuse the Site and
(without limitation) you are forbidden from using the Site for any
of the following purposes:
- any fraudulent purposes or in connection with a criminal
offence or other unlawful activity (including, without limitation,
for the purpose of displaying or distributing any illegal or
- displaying or distributing any material that is illegal,
offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene or menacing;
- displaying or distributing any material that breaches any
Company or third party Intellectual Property Rights; and/or
- introducing or distributing any viruses or for the purpose of
distributing any un-solicited material (including, without
limitation, mass mailings, chain letters and "spam").
The Company will co-operate fully with any law enforcement
and/or regulatory authorities (including, without limitation, any
court order) requesting or directing the Company to disclose the
identity or to locate anyone posting any material or using the Site
in breach of these Terms.
F. You must not use the Site in any way that
causes, or is likely to cause, the Site and/or the Services or
access to them to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any
G. You are responsible for all electronic
communications and content sent by you (or on your behalf) to
Publishers and third party websites
A. This Site and the Services are made
available to and used by Publishers for the purpose of such
Publishers selling their goods. The Company is not responsible for
examining or evaluating, and the Company does not warrant or
endorse the offerings of, any of the Publishers or the content of
B. The Company makes no warranty or
representation as to the content, suitability or otherwise of any
Publisher or third party websites which are linked to the Site or
to any links provided on this Site ("Third Party Sites"). The
Company does not assume any responsibility or liability for the
actions, content, goods, suitability or otherwise of all or any
part of the Third Party Sites. Please read the terms and conditions
of use and privacy policies of such Third Party Sites as it is your
responsibility to view and abide by them.
A. The Company reserves the right at any time
(and from time to time and without notice) to make changes to the
Site (including, without limitation, these Terms).
B. You will be subject to the Terms in force at
the time that you use the Site.
Links to other websites
If you click on any links or banner advertisements on this site,
you may be transferred to another website where the data privacy
practices may be different to those of Bookpoint Ltd. Bookpoint Ltd
is not responsible for the privacy policies or data collection
policies of any other websites.
A. The Company (and each member of the
Company's Group and each of their officers, employees and agents)
exclude all liability and responsibility for any loss or damage
that may in any way result to you or a third party in connection
with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the Site
and any Third Party Sites linked to/from the Site including,
without limitation, any loss or damage due to viruses, software,
data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or
browsing the Site or your downloading of any material from the Site
or any websites linked to/from the Site.
B. Neither the Company nor any member of the
Company Group shall be liable for any economic loss or loss of
profit (direct or indirect) or any indirect, special or
consequential loss or damage howsoever caused, or any liability
arising to any third party.
C. Neither the Company nor any member of the
Company Group limits in any way any liability for death or personal
injury caused by its our negligence or for fraud.
You agree to indemnify the Company (and each member of the Company
Group) and keep the Company (and each any member of the Company
Group) indemnified against any and all claims, demands, actions,
proceedings and all direct and indirect damages, losses, costs and
expenses (including reasonable legal fees) related to any breach of
the Terms by you or any user authorised by you in connection with
the use of the Site.
A. If any term or condition of the Terms is deemed
invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term or
condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity
and enforceability of any remaining terms and conditions.
B. The rights and remedies of the Company shall
not be diminished, waived or extinguished by the granting of any
indulgence, forbearance or extension of time. The waiver by the
Company of any breach of the Terms shall not prevent the subsequent
enforcement of any subsequent breach of that provision and shall
not be deemed to be a waiver of any subsequent breach of that or
any other provision.
C. The Company will not be responsible for any
delay or failure to comply with any of its obligations (whether set
out in the Terms or otherwise) if the delay or failure arises from
any cause which is beyond our reasonable control.
D. The Terms cannot be varied except with the
express permission of the Company. In particular, nothing said by
any sales person on behalf of the Company should be understood as a
variation of the Terms. The Company shall have no liability for any
such representation being untrue or misleading.
E. Company Group when used in the Terms means,
at any time, each and any subsidiary or holding company of the
Company and each and any subsidiary of such holding company.
These Terms are governed by and shall be construed in accordance
with English law. Disputes arising in connection with the Terms or
the Site shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the
A. The Site and the Services are intended for
the use of residents of the United Kingdom. Whilst the Company does
not prohibit the use of the Site or the Services by residents
outside of the United Kingdom the Company is not required to ensure
that the Site and the Services comply with any law other than the
laws of England and Wales.
B. If you are an international user (i.e. you
are not resident in the United Kingdom) you will be responsible for
complying with all local laws. In particular (but without
limitation) when ordering goods for delivery overseas you may be
subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the
package reaches the specified destination. Any additional charges
must be borne by you.
C. Customs policies vary from country to country;
you should contact your local customs office for further
information. Please note that when ordering from the Company, you
are considered the importer and must comply with all laws and
regulations of the country in which you are receiving the
Data Protection & Privacy
Bookpoint Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy when using
this website. To provide you with a safe and secure experience, we
will ensure that any information you submit via this website
remains private and is only used for the purposes described in this
How your personal information is used
If you submit your personal details (including your name, e-mail
address and CV), we'll only use them to:
- match your details with any suitable job vacancies.
- compile data on salaries or other aspects of our resourcing and
- keep you informed of the activities of Bookpoint Ltd and
associate companies Hachette UK.
We may share your information within Bookpoint Ltd and Hachette UK
to provide you with a variety of appropriate services. We
also reserve the right to disclose the information we've collected
about you to any partners who act with us in any aspect of our
services. We ensure that our partners provide the same privacy
terms as Bookpoint Ltd. We may release information relating to you
to regulatory or law enforcement authorities, if required to do
You may submit your CV electronically to Bookpint Ltd via this
website, in response to current vacancies or for consideration
regarding future positions. We'll store your CV in a database for
access by Bookpoint Ltd consultants. If you wish to update your CV,
you should submit a new one, which will automatically replace any
existing CV in our records.
A "cookie" is information that a website puts on a visitor´s hard
drive so that it can remember pieces of information about them when
they next visit the website or a related website.
visitors and optimize our websites accordingly. Cookies can help us
in many ways, it allows us to tailor a website to better match your
interests or to store your password to save you having to re-enter
it each time. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please
configure your Internet browser to erase all cookies from your
computer's hard drive, block all cookies or to receive a warning
before a cookie is stored.
Additional personal data is only stored if volunteered by
Access to information we hold
You have the right at any time to request a copy of any information
we hold that has been supplied by you, and the right to ask us to
stop using your information.
To make your request, please contact:
PLEASE NOTE: We may make a charge for supplying this
Using the Internet to collect and process personal data involves
the transmission of data on an international basis. By browsing
this website and communicating electronically with us, you
acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this
future. If we do so, we'll set out those changes in this
We'll always make you aware of the personal information we
gather, how we use the information, and to whom we disclose it.
Bookpoint Ltd, please contact us:
The Site is owned and operated by Bookpoint Limited. Our
registered address is:
130 Milton Park