If you are just visiting thecedition.com or buying from this website, these terms of
use and sale apply to you.
This website and online shop are owned, operated and provided subject to these
terms and conditions by KATSAOUNIS BROS SA, a company incorporated under the
Laws of the Hellenic Republic (Greece), the Legal Seat of which is situated in the
municipality of Pylaia-Chortiatis, Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, GREECE (1st km
Thessaloniki – Thermi Road, PO BOX 55535), tax registry number (Α.Φ.Μ) 094202156
Thessaloniki Public Finance Authority (ΔΟΥ) of Societes Anonymes (ΦΑΕ), business
registry number (Γ.Ε.ΜΗ.) 03829005000, e-mail email@example.com (hereinafter
referred to as “thecedition.com”, "The C Edition", "us", "we" or "our").
We also maintain an office in Athens, GREECE ( Athens Tower, Messogion 2-4)
We provide online features and other products and services to you when you visit
our website. On our online shop at thecedition.com/shop you can buy our
handmade bodysuits / bodies.
Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using our website, online
shop and services. By accessing, viewing, browsing, using, transmitting, caching,
storing and/or otherwise utilising our website, the services or functions offered
therein and by making any transaction on our online shop in any way through
whatever platform you acknowledge and agree to have read, understood and agreed
agree to each and all of these terms and conditions, please do not use
thecedition.com and refrain from making any further use of this website.
1. NATURE OF OUR WEBSITE
On our website you can:
a. access information relevant to our products, services and brand
b. view our collections, add products to your wishlist and buy our products on
our online shop (thecedition.com/shop)
c. read our C blog (thecedition.com/category/thecircle)
d. contact us for any matter via email or chat, or find information on how to
contact us by other means in order to make general, press or wholesale
e. subscribe to our newsletter
Our website is not intended for use by minors, and if you are a minor, we urge you to
refrain from using it any further.
Use this website for any other purposes, including without limitation, to make any
false or fraudulent enquiries about our products or services, is not permitted. You
are not allowed to post or distribute on this website any software or other materials
which contain a virus or other harmful component(s).
You are not allowed to use, copy, monitor, display, download, re-sell, deep-link, or
reproduce any content or information, software, products or services available on
our website for any commercial or competitive activity or purpose, unless you have
our express permission.
2. PRIVACY AND COOKIES
We respect and value your privacy. Please have a look at our Privacy and Cookies
Policy for further information.
3. SALE OF PRODUCTS
Our bodysuits / bodies are made in Greece from 94% cotton and 6% elastane and
they are handmade.
Your order is an offer to us to buy the product(s) in your order. When you place your
order, we will send you an Order Confirmation via email which will confirm that we
received your order. This Order Confirmation email will also contain your order
number, as well as the expected time of delivery of the product(s) you ordered. Your
contract is with KATSAOUNIS BROS SA.
Changing your Order
Until your order is confirmed with an Order Confirmation email, changes can be
made to you order. After we have sent you the Order Confirmation, you cannot
make any changes. However, if you still wish to amend your order, you should
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If the process to dispatch your order has not
started yet and it is feasible to modify your order, we will try to satisfy your request
Availability of Products
If a product you ordered is not available, we will contact you by email, within a
reasonable time from the placement of your order, to inform you of the expected
time of delivery. If you are not satisfied by the expected time of delivery, you can
withdraw the order for the product in question, without affecting any other order(s)
you made for products that are available, which will be fulfilled normally. We
provide no guarantee for the availability of our products, but we will inform you in a
timely manner about their unavailability.
The prices on our online shop include the legally applicable VAT. Even though we try
to present you at all times with the correct prices of our products on our website,
please note that some of our products may be mispriced. Before we take your
payment, we will always verify our prices. If a product's correct price is lower than
the price on our website, we will charge you the lower amount and send you the
The prices of our products do not include shipping expenses. Before placing your
order, your shipping expenses will be calculated, based on your delivery preferences
and the nature of your order, and you will be informed of the total value of your
order, minus extra fees that are not under our control (for further information,
please see bellow the section Customs, Duties and Taxes under 6. SHIPPING,
DELIVERY AND CUSTOMS).
5. METHODS OF PAYMENT
We accept the following methods of payment: credit, debit or prepaid card, cash on
delivery and PayPal.
Credit, debit or prepaid Card
We accept electronic payments with credit, debit or prepaid Visa, MasterCard,
Maestro, American Express and Diners cards. You can also make your payment by
using the MasterPass electronic wallet. For more information about the service, you
can either visit the relevant Alpha Bank webpage or visit the official MasterPass
All card payments are processed through Alpha Bank's Alpha e-Commerce electronic
payment platform which currently uses TLS 1.1 encryption with 128-bit Secure
Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption protocol.
We do not collect or store in any way your card details, so you need to re-submit
them each time you use your card for transactions on our website.
Cash on delivery
If you select this method of payment, you will have to make your payment when you
receive the goods you ordered at the place you have indicated upon completion of
your order. The payment of the amount due shall be made to the courier employee
delivering your order, when you receive the goods you ordered. We will charge you
an additional three EUROS (€3) fee for using the cash on delivery method of
payment (on top of shipping costs). This payment method is only available for
deliveries in Greece.
We support payment via Paypal. If you choose this method of Payment, please refer
to PayPal's User Agreement for details regarding your use of their services.
6. SHIPPING, DELIVERY AND CUSTOMS
For the delivery of our products to you we use the services of two courier
companies. For deliveries in Greece we use the services of ELTA COURIER and for
deliveries in other countries we use the services of TNT. In order for them to deliver
to you our products, we may disclose to them your name, address and telephone
number, strictly for the purposes of delivering your order. Shipping takes place daily
except Saturdays, Sundays and general strikes, at delivery times and depending on
the availability of the above courier companies.
We intend for the delivery of our products to take place as soon as possible but
please note that such availability may depend on the availability of the products, the
destination of the package and on factors which we cannot influence, such as strikes,
extreme weather conditions, natural phenomena and excess work overload for
delivery firms during holidays.
If we receive any information that delivery time may take longer than usually, we will
contact you and we will be happy to address any issues or inquiries when contacted.
Please note that all information you may receive about the availability, shipping or
delivery of a product is merely estimated information and contains approximate
Shipping in Greece is free of charge For delivery to other countries except Greece,
the shipping cost is twenty EUROS (€20) irrespective of the value of the order.
Customs, Duties and Taxes
For deliveries outside of the EU, you may be subject to import duties and taxes,
which are levied once the package reaches its destination. You must bear any
additional charges for customs clearance, because you are considered the importer.
We have no control over these charges. Depending on the laws of each country,
deliveries may be subject to opening and inspection by customs authorities. Since
customs policies vary widely from country to country, you should contact your local
customs office for further information.\
8. CANCELATION OF CONTRACT
(INFORMATION CONCERNING THE EXCERCISE OF YOUR RIGHT OF WITHDRAWAL AS
Right of Withdrawal
if you made a contract with us as a consumer online to buy our product(s), by placing
an order through our online shop, you have the right to withdraw from the contract
you made with us within 14 days without giving any reason. The withdrawal period
will expire after 14 days from the day on which you acquire, or a third party other
than the carrier and indicated by you acquires, physical possession of the goods (or
last good, lot or piece if the order relates to goods or multiple lots or pieces
To exercise the right of withdrawal, you must inform us (KATSAOUNIS BROS SA, 1st
km Thessaloniki – Thermi Road, Pylaia-Chortiatis, Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia,
GREECE, PO BOX 55535, or alternatively Athens Tower, Athens, GREECE, PO
BOX 11527, tel. 210-7454301, email@example.com) of your decision to withdraw
from this contract by an unequivocal statement (e.g. a letter sent by post, fax or e-
mail). You may use the attached model withdrawal form in ANNEX 1 (please see
bellow), but it is not obligatory.
To meet the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient for you to send your communication
concerning your exercise of the right of withdrawal before the withdrawal period has
Effects of withdrawal
If you withdraw from the contract, we shall reimburse to you all payments received
from you, including the costs of delivery (with the exception of the supplementary
costs resulting from your choice of a type of delivery other than the least expensive
type of standard delivery offered by us), without undue delay and in any event not
later than 14 days from the day on which we are informed about your decision to
withdraw from this contract. We will carry out such reimbursement using the same
means of payment as you used for the initial transaction, unless you have expressly
agreed otherwise; in any event, you will not incur any fees as a result of such
reimbursement. We may withhold reimbursement until we have received the goods
(a) You shall send back the goods or hand them over to us, without undue delay and
in any event not later than 14 days from the day on which you communicate your
withdrawal from this contract to us. The deadline is met if you send back the goods
before the period of 14 days has expired.
(b) You will have to bear the direct cost of returning the goods.
(c) You are liable for any diminished value of the goods resulting from the handling
other than what is necessary to establish the nature, characteristics and functioning
of the goods. You should only handle and inspect our products in the same manner
as you would be allowed to do in a shop. For example, you can only try on our
bodysuits / bodies without removing any tags and / or hygiene seals, as you would in
a shop. However, you are not allowed to wear them, and you should only try them
on without removing your underwear for hygiene reasons. Following receipt of the
goods we retain the right to examine them. Should we come to the conclusion, by
examining them in good faith, that the returned goods, despite dispatched as such,
are no longer in a normal sellable condition due to your assumed use, we may
detract from your reimbursement any costs related to bringing the goods back in a
normal sellable condition (for example cleaning fees to remove odours).
(d) Please note that we may refuse to reimburse you if, following inspection already
mentioned in (c), we understand that the returned products are no longer fit for sale
or the cost of reinstating them in a sellable condition exceeds the original price of
Exceptions from the right of withdrawal
You cannot cancel a contract you made with us for:
(a) the supply of goods made to your specifications or clearly personalised (for
example, if you ordered a fully custom-made bodysuit / body which we made
completely to your specifications);
(b) the supply of sealed goods which are not suitable for return due to health
protection or hygiene reasons and were unsealed after delivery (for example, if one
of our products bears a hygiene seal, you cannot cancel your order if you remove the
Please note that this list is not exhaustive.
9. SELLER GUARANTEE
Under EU and Greek law (Article 534 et seq Greek Civil Code and Article 5 Greek Law
2251/1994 (Α' 191) “Consumer Protection”), you have the right to a two (2) year
guarantee from the delivery of our products. You can request repair or replacement
of the goods purchased from us, if these goods have defects or do not look as
advertised. If the goods cannot be repaired or replaced within a reasonable time or
without difficulties or if the repair or replacement is impossible, you can always
claim reimbursement or a reduction of the purchase price.
You agree that you use thecedition.com at your own risk. The content, services and
materials in our website are provided "as is" and on an "as available" basis without
representations or warranties of any kind either express or implied. The content of
this website is not and can not in any way be interpreted as providing advice, directly
or indirectly encouraging users to take any action.
We are committed to maintain the quality, completeness and validity of the
information provided on this website regarding the identity of thecedition.com and
the products provided by us, subject to any technical or typographical errors that can
not be predicted or have occurred inadvertently or due to interruptions to the
proper functioning of this website because of force majeure events. Please note,
however, that any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk
and we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about
the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the
website or the information, products, services, or related images contained on our
website for any purpose.
We are not responsible, nor shall we compensate any losses or damages due to any
improper functioning of the website or technical support.
We are not responsible for breach of these terms due force majeure events (such as,
for example, extreme weather events, earthquakes, floods, fires, emergency
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Subject only to your consumer rights in relation to the sale of our goods, as
described above, in no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including
without limitation, punitive, special, direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage,
loss of contract, loss of claim or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of
data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of our website.
We endeavour to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, no data
transmission over the Internet is guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, The C
Edition takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being
temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control. We will not be
held liable for any direct, indirect, consequential or punitive damages, losses or costs
suffered, incurred or paid by you, pursuant to, arising out of or in connection with
the use, inability to use or delay in the use of our website. In any case, we reserve
the right to at any time temporarily or permanently discontinue the operation of all
or part of our website for maintenance or updating purposes or for any reason
We are not responsible or liable for (and have no obligation to verify) any wrong or
misspelled or inaccurate information submitted by you.
We do not warrant that the site or servers through which it is made available to you
do not contain "viruses" or other harmful software programs and we are not
responsible for any form of damage suffered by you when you browse or use our
webpages, services and content, (for example, but not limited to, damage caused by
illegal acts of third parties such as theft or decryption of password and/or data,
spreading of viruses during the use of the website or downloading content items,
problems that may occur when using computers, e.g. data loss, etc).
Our Business Partners and Associates
We are not be liable for any (personal) injury, death, property damage, or other
(direct, indirect, special, consequential or punitive) damages, losses or costs
suffered, incurred or paid by you, whether due to (legal) acts, errors, breaches,
(gross) negligence, wilful misconduct, omissions, non-performance,
misrepresentations, tort or strict liability by or (wholly or partly) attributable to our
business partners and/or our third party associates, including, in case of doubt, of
their employees, directors, officers, agents, representatives, subcontractors or
affiliated companies, whose products or services are (directly or indirectly) made
available, offered or promoted on or through our website, including any (partial)
cancellation of order, strike, force majeure or any other event beyond our control.
12. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES OR APPLICATIONS
Through this website, by following a link, you may be able to access other websites
or applications which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature,
content and availability of those third-party websites. The inclusion of any links does
not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed
quality and completeness of those websites. We are not responsible for any direct or
indirect damages resulting from the use of a link to another website or the use of
data and information contained on any such website. Therefore, for any problem
that arises during your visit there or the use of those websites, you must address
your complaints directly at them, as they bear the full (civil and criminal)
responsibility for the security, the lawfulness, the validity of the content of their
websites and the provision of their services.
13. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
With respect to third party rights, the intellectual property rights (including copyright
and trademarks) of the contents and information of our website are owned by The C
Edition (KATSAOUNIS BROS SA), unless stated otherwise.
We exclusively retain ownership of all intellectual property rights of our website and
you are not entitled to copy, hyperlink to, scrape, publish, promote, market,
integrate, utilise, combine, upload or otherwise use the content of our website
without our prior express written permission. Any of the aforementioned actions or
unlawful use will constitute a material infringement of our intellectual property
rights, which are protected under Greek and EU law and international conventions
We make a reasonable effort to safeguard your data throughout our communication,
by following strict security measures which, at our discretion, may be altered or
modified. You are advised, however, that sending confidential information through
e-mail services is not completely secure, as there is always a risk of malicious third
parties gaining unauthorised access to our communications. If you suspect that your
email address or telephone number is no longer secure, please notify us
We are always pleased to hear from you and welcome your messages. However, we
will not accept messages which include:
profanity, sexually explicit content, hate speech, discriminatory content,
any vulgar, obscene, discourteous or indecent language;
personal attacks towards our staff;
promoting illegal activities (for example drugs, prostitution);
politically sensitive comments;
advertisements or information for commercial purposes of any kind;
any material that infringes and/or violates any right of a third party or any
You are solely responsible for the content of your messages and you indemnify and
hold The C Edition harmless for the content of such messages.
If in our communication (via live chat, messages, emails etc) you provide us with
information other than personal data, such as suggestions about our website or
ideas for advertisements and products as well as any other relevant information or
image, the voluntarily provided information, suggestions and ideas come into our
possession with your consent and can be used / exploited by us in any way (e.g.
reproduction, modification, disclosure to third parties, etc) for commercial or non-
commercial purposes. Anyone providing such information, suggestions and ideas to
us waives any right to such information, suggestions and ideas that he voluntarily
provided, and waives any right to compensation for the use of such material by us.
We reserve the absolute right to review the content of our site and to post or reject
the texts, comments, images and information provided by any third party via live
chat, messages, email etc.
15. PROPER USE, INTEREFERENCE AND IDEMNIFICATION
You are solely responsible for the lawful use of this website and you are required to
refrain from any unlawful act and abusive behaviour, as well as from the adoption of
illegal practices and practices of unfair competition.
You agree that you will not use any device, software or routine to interfere or
attempt to interfere with the proper working of thecedition.com.
Any use you make of this website, including but not limited to the information you
provide to us:
i) shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or other computer
programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with,
intercept or expropriate any system, data or information;
ii) shall not create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services
of our Internet Service Providers or other suppliers.
iii) shall not commit or attempt to commit any unlawful / illegal acts, including
infringement of intellectual property rights (copyright, patents, trademarks,
industrial property rights etc) through use of the website and/or our services.
iv) shall not attempt to interfere with the smooth function of the website or the
server where it is hosted.
v) Shall not make any use of this website, any information or content contained
herein, or our services in order to send unsolicited messages, including SPAM
You agree that you will not endanger the security of this website and that you will
not prevent any user from accessing this website. The use of the website for illegal
purposes may create civil and/or criminal liability for you. You agree and accept that
we have no responsibility for illegal material which is posted by third parties and
hosted on the website and that we do not to embrace or accept such illegal content.
We are not required to check, and we do not perform any review prior to publication
of the content and information that is published by third parties. We do not bear any
responsibility for such content posted by third parties.
You agree that as you browse and use our website you may be exposed to offensive,
immoral or illegal content. In the event that we are notified that any content causes
non-pecuniary damage or other damage to a third party, we reserve the right to
immediately delete this content and at the same time delete any information related
to the creator of this content who is violating the terms hereof. We expressly declare
that we will work with any police, judicial or other public authority to disclose the
identity of any user who publishes or transmits illegal material or information. You
agree that any information (personal or otherwise) submitted by you to us is
complete, correct and accurate, that it complies with the rules of Greek law, and in
particular with the relevant provisions of telecommunications law, that it does not
constitute an illegal and/or contrary to public morals use of thecedition.com and
that it does not violate any third-party rights and, in particular, personal privacy.
In addition, you understand and accept that you have the exclusive responsibility to
indemnify us and our affiliates for any legal dispute arising between us or you and
third parties, due to your content posting, publishing or any other kind of illegal
transfer of data through our website services, as well as in the event of inaccurate
registration of data when registering or updating your data and generally in the
entitled to fully use our rights and remedies in any situation where you breach these
If any provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid, unenforceable
or non-binding, you shall remain bound by all other provisions hereof.
18. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
These terms and conditions and the provision of our products and services shall be
governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Hellenic Republic
(Greece). If you are a consumer that is domiciled in the EU, you will also benefit from
any mandatory provisions of the law of the country in which you are domiciled.
Nothing in these terms and conditions, including this clause, affects your rights as a
consumer to rely on such mandatory provisions of local law.
Furthermore, the use of our website and the sale of our products through our online
shop are governed by the Greek Code of Consumer Ethics for E-Commerce, which
can be accessed here (text only in Greek).
If you are not a consumer that is domiciled in the EU, any dispute arising out of these
terms and conditions and the provision of our products and services shall be
submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in Athens, Greece.
If you are a consumer that is domiciled in the EU, any dispute arising out of these
terms and conditions and the provision of our products and services shall be
submitted to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in Athens,
Greece. This means that, as an EU consumer, you may choose to bring a claim in
connection with these terms and conditions and the provision of our products and
services either in Thessaloniki, Greece or in the EU country in which you live.
19. COMPLAINTS AND ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
We are happy to address any complaints arising from the provision of our services. If
you have such complaints, you can always contact us directly at (email) and we will
happily address you concerns.
If you are a natural person based in the EU or Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein
(the European Economic Area) and you are not satisfied by our addressing of your
complaint, you can submit your complaint on the European Commission's Online
Dispute Resolution platform, which can be found on this website:
20. CONTACTING US
If you require any information or clarification or you want to make a suggestion in
relation to our website and shop, you can contact us daily, from 11:00 to 18:00, at
the company's Athens office (Fokilidou Str 16-18, PO BOX 10673, tel. 210-3640651)
and via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Model withdrawal form
(complete and return this form only if you wish to withdraw from the contract)
To KATSAOUNIS BROS SA, email@example.com,
I/We (*) hereby give notice that
I/We (*) withdraw from my/our (*) contract of sale of the following goods (*),
Ordered on (*)/received on (*),
Name of consumer(s),
Address of consumer(s),
Signature of consumer(s) (only if this form is notified on paper), Date
(*) Delete as appropriate.