Terms & Conditions
These terms & conditions are the only terms and conditions upon which Ford Retail Limited ("the Customer") is prepared to deal with you ("the Supplier") and they shall govern our contractual relationship to the entire exclusion of all other terms or conditions. No variation or addition to these terms and conditions shall be binding unless agreed in writing by a director of the Customer.
The Supplier shall supply the goods and/or services in conformance with all due care and skill, in accordance with good practice and in compliance with relevant laws, regulations, standards, codes of practice and requirements of any competent authority (including those relating to health and safety). The Supplier shall obtain any licences, permits or consents necessary in order to do so.
All goods shall be new and unused, fit for their intended purposes, of good quality and workmanship, free from defects in design, materials and workmanship, equal in all respects to sample, in accordance with their description, and shall meet any performance or other specifications communicated by the Customer to the Supplier.
All services shall be free from errors and defects and performed by appropriately qualified and trained personnel to a high standard of quality as is reasonable for the Customer to expect.
In the event of a breach of this contract, or failure of any of its obligations under the same, the Supplier shall at the Customer’s option remedy the breach to the Customer’s satisfaction, or indemnify the Customer and keep the Customer indemnified against all direct, indirect or consequential liabilities (including without limitation loss of profit, loss of business and depletion of goodwill), losses, claims, costs, expenses and damages arising out of the Suppliers’ failure to comply with its obligations under the contract and the exercise by the Customer of its rights under the contract or law, to include, but not be confined to, undertaking remedial action itself or arranging for a third party to do so.
All equipment, materials and supplies provided by the Supplier for incorporation into goods or services shall become the property of the Customer upon appropriation to the goods or services or payment by the Customer, whichever is earlier.
The Customer is entitled to terminate the contract and the delivery or performance by the Supplier of goods and/or services without liability to the Supplier at any time by giving written notice, if the Supplier commits any material or persistent breach of any of its obligations under the contract.
The Supplier shall be responsible for and indemnify and hold the Customer harmless against all claims, proceedings, liability, losses, costs, damages and expense whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the performance of the contract.
The Supplier shall not claim any lien or attachment or make other similar claims in connection with any goods delivered or services supplied and shall indemnify the Customer against all loss, damage or liability resulting from any and all liens, attachments or other similar claims by any third party.
The contract shall be governed and construed in accordance with English law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusion jurisdiction of the English courts.