All prices are clearly indicated on our Website, including VAT (value added tax). Shipping and handling charges will be clearly displayed prior to the finalization of the order.
Product availability is subject to change at any time. Should an order exceed the amount of merchandise on hand in the warehouse, Alagalomi.com will immediately notify the customer and/or consumer of the lack of availability, offering them the possibility to wait for the order to eventually be filled. In the event that said customer and/or consumer is not willing to wait, the contract will be terminated and Alagalomi.com will promptly refund the money.
At the customer’s specific request, during the ordering phase of the purchase, we can issue a commercial invoice, which will be sent to the customer soon after the goods are delivered.
Our Customer Service department provides customers with complete pre-and post-sales assistance. Please feel free to use our Customer Service contact form to get in touch with us.
Alagalomi.com only sells original and new merchandise.
Pursuant to [Italian] Legislative Decree Nr. 196/2003, article 13, containing the provisions for the safeguard of people and other subjects with regard to the handling of personal data "(hereafter referred to as “Code”):
PURPOSE OF PROCESSING
METHOD FOR HANDLING DATA
The data will be handled mainly through the use of electronic and computer storage devices, on paper or on any other suitable media, in compliance with the minimum security measures, in accordance with the Technical Regulations regarding minimum security measures, Annex B of the Code relating to the processing of personal data.
THE OPTIONAL ACQUISITION OF DATA
The acquisition of personal data is optional. However, failure to enter even a part of the personal data required to complete the Registration Form for Access to the Services requested may result in the inability to fully provide said Service.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
Your personal data may be disclosed to the Company staff members, who are required to perform certain functions and are responsible for handling your data. Staff memebers have been properly trained in safety and protection of personal data, fully aware that it is prohibited to disclose or disseminate personal data to persons who are not required to perform services on behalf of the customer.
THE INDIVIDUAL’S RIGHTS
Regarding the processing of personal data, pursuant to article 7 of the Code (Right of access to personal data and other rights) concerning the processing of personal data, you have the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or non-existence of personal data concerning you, even if it has not been recorded yet, and the electronic disclosure method of the data is still unreadable. You have the right to be notified of:
You have the right to obtain:
You have the right to object, in whole or in part:
• for legitimate reasons to the processing of your personal data, pertinent for collection purposes
• the processing of personal data about you for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct mail selling, or for conducting market research, etc.
The personal data controller is:
Claudia Mauriaca Cartagena – Via Flaminia 282 47924 Rimini (Rn) Italia
The exercising of your rights:
To exercise your legal rights under article 7 of the above mentioned code “Data Protection and Privacy” you may make a written request, in any form, to Claudia Mauriaca Cartagena – Via Flaminia 282 47924 Rimini (Rn) Italia
Refunds & Exchanges
Alagalomi.com recognizes the right of the Consumer, who for any reason is dissatisfied with the merchandise, to cancel a contract in accordance with current Consumer Protection laws in Italy, based on EU Directives, without incurring any penalties, whether or not a specific reason for requesting a refund and/or making an exchange has been given.
Cusomized items are not covered by this rules.
This right may only be exercised by consumers/customers who purchased the goods for their own personal use. Any purchases made with the intention of resale to third parties (i.e., the customer uses a VAT Number on the order form), the above-mentioned rights do not apply.
Customers have exactly 14 working days from the receipt of the goods to exercise their right to request a refund and/or make an exchange. Customers are also required to return the goods and notify us by registered mail, sent to the following address:
Claudia Mauriaca Catagena – Via Flaminia 282 47924 Rimini (Rn) Italia
Should you decide to exercise your right to request a refund and/or make an exchange via Fax or via e-mail using our contact form, you must also confirm your decision by sending a registered letter to the above mentioned address within the next 48 hours.
Special Note: Registered letters should always be accompanied by a return receipt. By using a return receipt, you increase the possibility of us receiving your letter in a timely manner.
Important: In order exercise your right to request a refund and/or make an exchange, your request letter must contain the following information: for those living in Italy, we need your CIN code, ABI, CAB Code, account number, and full name of the account holder, and for those living outside of Italy, we need your BIC SWIFT CODE, account number, and full name of the account holder.
To request a refund and/or make an exchange you must observe the following requirements:
Alagalomi.com is not responsible, in any way, for damages or theft/loss of goods returned to us via uninsured shipments. We will, under no circumstances, accept C.O.D. parcels or pay any shipping and handling charges imposed by the delivery service.
Once we verify the integrity of the returned merchandise, we will deposit the previously paid amount by means of a bank transfer to the account you indicated to our Customer Service contact form. In accordance with your right to request a refund and/or make an exchange, your refund specifically relates to the price of the goods purchased and will be deposited on your account within, but not to exceed, 14 days from the time the goods were returned to our retail facility.
The Customer will only be responsible for the shipping and handling charges for the return of the merchandise.
WHEN DO YOU LOSE YOUR RIGHT TO REFUNDS AND/OR EXCHANGES
The customer loses the right of a refund and/or an exchange if Alagalomi.com can establish:
In the event that any or all of the above-mentioned conditions exist, Alagalomi.com will return the merchandise and charge the sender for the shipping and handling charges.
Alagalomi.com ships its products nation-wide, including the Republic of San Marino, Vatican City, the European Union and the rest of the world.
Alagalomi has granted an exclusive commercial contract to Balanceo Ltd (represented by Ms Einat Paz Adato) for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Therefore, all residents of the UK must contact our authorized sales representative ( Balanceo Ltd) who is responsible for directly managing all aspects of purchase orders in the UK.
Shipping & Handling Charges
All shipping and handling charges are calculated according to the destination of the merchandise.
In Italy, the shipping rate for a pair of shoes is € 8,00. The Customer will be informed regarding the amount charged for any quantities in excess.
In Europe, the standard fixed rate for shipping a pair of shoes is € 20,00. The Customer will be informed regarding the amount charged for any quantities in excess.
We will provide a listing for shipping charges for the rest of the world.
C.O.D. shipping is exclusively restricted to Italy, and requires an additional fee of € 5.00.
Courier Service Used
The delivery services used by Alagalomi.com are:
all other destinations Alagalomi.com uses DHL Poste Italiane, TNT.
Times & Terms of Delivery
All items will be shipped within 24 to 48 hours. Purchases made by credit card through PayPal or C.O.D. (Collect On Delivery) will be shipped as soon as the order has been received. Purchase orders made using bank transfers will be shipped once we have verified that the payment has been deposited on our account.
During this period you have to calculate the time it takes the courier to deliver your order. The length of time and transportation modes may vary depending on the destination.
In the event that a delivery is unsuccessful, the merchandise will be returned to Alagalomi.com and the cost of the return due to non-delivery will be deducted from the amount of refund the customer receives.
What to do upon delivery of the merchandise
Upon receiving the merchandise from the courier, the customer and/or consumer must ensure that the package is not wet or damaged in any way, and conforms to accepted parcel shipping standards. Any objection must be raised immediately to the delivery service. For in the absence of such objections, the goods will be deemed to have been properly dispatched.
From the moment the consumer and/or customer receives the damaged goods or requests that the damaged goods be returned, the courier will be exclusively held responsible for bringing the matter to the attention of the delivery service. The latter is also responsible for any delays in delivery.
In such cases Alagalomi.com and Claudia Mauriaca Cartagena will be exempt from any liability for loss or damage to the goods from the time they are handed over to the delivery service for transport.
What to do in case of damage during shipping
If upon delivery of the merchandise the recipient realizes that the packaging has been damaged, the following steps should be taken:
Alagalomi.com accepts the following forms of payment:
Credit Card payment using PayPal
PayPal is the quick, reliable and innovative way to pay and receive payments.
Whoever wants to sell something immediately receives the payment, and buyers receive the item much faster.
All major credit cards are accepted, as well as prepaid cards registered with the PayPal system. Alagalomi.com will never see your financial data as it will be handled directly by PayPal.
In the event the customer cancels the order, or Alagalomi.com is unable to fill the order due to non-availability of the merchandise, the amount paid will be deposited on your PayPal account.
Alagalomi.com will not be responsible for any delays or damage caused during the reimbursement phase of the transaction.
Payment using Bank Transfers
The goods will be shipped only after we have verified that payment has been deposited on our bank account.
Financial Institution: BANCA MALATESTIANA – AGENZIA RICCIONE FONTANELLE
BIC SWIFT CODE: CCRTIT2TMAL
IBAN coordinates: IT66Y0709024100011010157249
Account holder: Claudia Mauriaca Cartagena – Via Flaminia 282 - 47924 - Rimini. (RN). Italy
Financial Institution: BANCA MALATESTIANA – AGENZIA RICCIONE FONTANELLE The reason for payment appearing on the bank transfer must contain the order number, the name and surname of the originator.
As a rule, the amount is usually deposited on the account within 3 to 5 working days from the date of the execution of the bank transfer.
If we have not received payment within 8 to 10 days from when the order was placed, it will be cancelled.
C.O.D. (Collect On Delivery)
C.O.D. (Collect On Delivery) is the cash payment made to the courier once the items have been delivered to the recipient.
The courier will only accept the exact amount corresponding to the amount written on the order form. You will not be given any change.
Cash on delivery has an additional cost of € 5.00 and can only be used in Italy.
In the event the merchandise is a high value item Alagalomi.com reserves the right to request a partial advanced payment via by bank transfer as a security deposit.
Responsibilities of the Consumer
It is expressly forbidden for the purchaser to enter false and/or fictitious data during the registration procedure required to activate the Contract Formation process and all further communications between the two parties. The customer’s personal data and e-mails must be factual and not be associated with a third party or a fictitious person.
The customer absolves Claudia Mauriaca Cartagena from any liability arising from incorrect or misleading tax data due to erroneous data provided by said customer, given that he or she is solely responsible for the insertion of accurate and up-to-date information.
Once the on-line purchase process has been completed, the consumer is responsible for printing and/or electronically storing a copy of the general conditions and the description of the merchandise, as one of the necessary steps related to the purchase of the goods.
The successful receipt of payment, using the above-mentioned methods, guarantees that the customer will receive the merchandise. Failure to meet these requirements constitutes an express violation of the agreement by the purchaser, which will lead to the prompt cancellation of said contract without the need for judicial intervention. In this case, Claudia Mauriaca Cartegena reserves the right to sue the customer for compensation and damages.
Contract Cancellation and Cancellation Clause: Alagalomi.com reserves the right to cancel the contract upon notifying the consumer/customer by providing him or her with an adequate and valid reason, in which case the customer will only be entitled to a refund of the amount he or she had previously paid.