TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These terms and conditions ('the Terms') govern the users ('you' or 'your') use of the website www.mygeekbox.com.au ('the Website') and your relationship with:
(i) The Hut.com Limited (trading as www.mygeekbox.co.uk) whose registered office is at 5th Floor, Voyager House, Chicago Avenue, Manchester Airport M90 3DQ; or
(ii) (a) if your purchase is made in United States dollars (USD) or Canadian dollars (CAD) and payment is made using a debit/credit card, with THGPP LLC (trading as www.mygeekbox.co.uk) whose registered office is at 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, County of New Castle, Delaware, 19801, USA; or (b) if your purchase is made in United States dollars (USD) or Canadian dollars (CAD) and payment is made using American Express, with Mama Mio US Inc. (trading as www.mygeekbox.co.uk) whose registered office is at 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 400, Wilmington, County of New Castle, Delaware, 19808, USA; or
('we', 'our', or 'us'). Please read them carefully as they affect your rights and liabilities under law. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not access nor use the Website.
If you have any queries regarding these Terms then please contact us.
By using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms.
We reserve the right to:
Update these Terms from time to time.
It is your responsibility to check for such changes. The changes will apply to
the use of the Website after we have given such announcement. If you do not
wish to accept the new Terms you should not continue to use the Website. If you
continue to use the Website after the date on which the change comes into effect,
your use of the Website indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms;
and modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, this Website and the
material contained within (or any part) without notice to you and you confirm
that we shall not be liable to you for any modification to or withdrawal of the
Website or its contents.
You warrant that:
The personal information which you
are required to provide when you register is true, accurate, current and
complete in all respects; and you are not impersonating any other person or
The products purchased on this site are for private and domestic use
only and are not for re sale. You will notify us immediately of any changes to
the personal information by getting in touch with our customer service
We will treat all your personal information as confidential and will
only use it in accordance with these terms and conditions.
When you shop on this Website, we will ask you to input personal details
in order for us to identify you, such as your name, e-mail address, billing
address, delivery address, credit card or other payment information. We confirm
that this information will be held by us in accordance with the registration we
have with the Data Commissioner's office.
We may also use your data, or permit our group companies to use your
data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of
interest to you and we or they may contact you about these by email. If you do
not want us to use your data in this way, please change the settings in your
account. Replying to the 'unsubscribe' link in promotional mail will also
ensure that your name is removed from our mailing list.
This website employs industry-standard SSL to provide secure
communication (including for credit card transactions). SSL is a communications
protocol for transmitting private information over the internet. It works by
encrypting data that is transmitted over the SSL connection. When you place an
order, your personal details (including credit/debit card information) is
encrypted and then sent over the internet using an SSL connection. No one can
read or access the data that is being transmitted.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorised access to your
password and to your computer. Ensure that you log out when you finish using a
In addition to the company's safeguards, your personal data is protected
in the UK by the Data Protection Act (the 'Act'). The Act requires us, as
registered Data Controllers, amongst other things to ensure that the data we
hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate,
relevant and not excessive. The information should, where necessary, be kept up
to date and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept
securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people.
Protecting Your Security
To ensure that your credit, debit or charge card is not being used
without your consent, we will validate name, address and other personal
information supplied by you during the order process against appropriate third
We take the risk of internet fraud very seriously. With the volume of
fraudulent credit card transactions increasing, we make every effort to ensure
all orders are thoroughly checked using the information already supplied. There
is a possibility we may contact you to make additional security checks and we
ask for your co-operation to enable us to complete them. We will not tolerate
fraudulent transactions and such transactions will be reported to the relevant
By accepting these terms and conditions you consent to such checks being
made. In performing these checks personal information provided by you may be
disclosed to a registered Credit Reference Agency which may keep a record of
that information. You can rest assured that this is done only to confirm your
identity, that a credit check is not performed and that your credit rating will
be unaffected. All information provided by you will be treated securely and
strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
The Website may only be used for lawful purposes and in a lawful manner.
You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes and regulations
regarding the Website and its use. You agree not to upload or transmit through
Any computer viruses or anything else
designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating
procedures of a computer; and any material which is defamatory, offensive or of
an obscene character.
You agree to fully indemnify, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors,
employees and suppliers, harmless immediately on demand, from and against all
claims, losses, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, arising
out of any breach of these Terms by you, or any other liabilities arising out
of your use of this Website or any other person accessing the Website using
your personal information.
Third Party Links
As a convenience to our customers, the Website may include links to
other websites or material which is beyond our control. For your information,
we are not responsible for such websites or material nor do we review or
endorse them. We will not be liable, whether directly or indirectly, for the
privacy practices or content of such websites nor for any damage, loss or
offence caused or alleged to be caused in connection with, the use of or
reliance on any such advertising, content, products, materials or services
available on such external websites or resources.
All orders are subject to acceptance and availability. If the goods
ordered are not available, you will be notified by e-mail (or by other means if
no e-mail address has been provided) and you will have the option either to
wait until the item is available from stock or to cancel your order.
Any orders placed by you will be treated as an offer to purchase the
goods or services from us and we have the right to reject such offers at any
time. You acknowledge that any automated acknowledgment of your order which you
may receive from us shall not amount to our acceptance of your offer to purchase
goods or services advertised on the Website. The conclusion of a contract
between you and us will take place when we (i) debit your credit, debit card or
PayPal account or (ii) dispatch the goods to you or commence the services,
whichever is the later.
We will take all reasonable care, in so far as it is in our power to do
so, to keep the details of your order and payment secure, but in the absence of
negligence on our part we cannot be liable for any loss you may suffer if a
third party procures unauthorised access to any data provided by you when
accessing or ordering from the Website.
The products sold on the Website are not for re-sale or distribution.
You are limited to a purchase of 5 items of any one product. We reserve the
right to cancel orders and/or suspend accounts where we believe products are
being ordered in breach of this provision.
You will assume the risk for the products once they have been delivered
to the delivery address which you specified when ordering the products. We
accept no liability where you provide an incorrect delivery address or where
you fail to collect the products from the delivery address which you specified.
Where you have purchased the goods or services as a consumer (i.e. for
private use as opposed to business use), please note that you are entitled to
cancel any contract completed with us within 14 days from the day the item is
To exercise the right to cancel, you must inform us of your decision to
cancel this contract by a clear statement (e.g. by selecting the appropriate
option in your account or a letter sent by post). Alternatively, please contact
us if you wish to use our model cancellation form.
Please ensure that the items you are returning are unopened and in any
original packaging. Unwanted goods need to be in pristine condition with any
retail seals unbroken.
Our Returns Policy does not affect your statutory rights.
Price and Payment
All prices shown are inclusive of VAT (where applicable) and are correct
at the time they are entered on to the system. We reserve the right, however,
to change prices at any time without notice to you.
Orders with a delivery address outside the UK may be subject to import
duties and taxes (including VAT) which are levied once a delivery reaches your
destination country. Any such additional charges must be borne by you. You
should note that customs policies and practices vary widely from country to
country. We recommend that you contact your local customs office for
Please note that when shipping goods from outside of the United Kingdom,
cross border shipments may be subject to opening and inspection by customs
authorities. In respect of all goods dispatched to you to an address outside of
the United Kingdom, you are deemed to be the importer of the goods and must
therefore comply with all the laws and regulations of the country into which
the goods are being delivered.
Payment can be made by any major credit or debit card or via your PayPal
account. Payment will be debited and cleared from your account before the
dispatch of your good or provision of the service to you. If payment is to be
made via a credit card a pre-auth value of £0.01 will be held against the card
until the card issuer validates the payment.
In the unlikely event that the price shown on the checkout page is
wrong, and we discover this before accepting your order in accordance with
clause 9, we are not required to sell the goods to you at the price shown. We
always try and ensure that the prices of goods shown on our Website are
accurate, but occasionally genuine errors may occur. If we discover an error in
the price of the goods that you have ordered we will let you know as soon as
possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct
price or cancelling it. If you cancel your order and you have already paid for
the goods, then you will receive a full refund.
You confirm that the credit, debit card or PayPal account that is being
used is yours. All credit/debit cardholders are subject to validation checks
and authorisation by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card
refuses to or does not, for any reason, authorise payment to us we will not be
liable to you for any delay or non-delivery.
You may only use one discount code with each order. We reserve the right
to reject or cancel any orders where you add more than one discount code to the
We allow you to use discount codes strictly on the terms and conditions
upon which they were issued which, amongst other things, may include terms
relating to your eligibility to use them and a maximum order value. Discount
codes that are valid across the entire site exclude pre-orders products,
electronics and any products that are valid in other multi-buy offer on site.
Please familiarise yourself with these terms and conditions before you
place an order as we reserve the right to reject or cancel any orders which do
not comply with these terms even if your credit or debit card has been charged.
If there is any inconsistency between the terms and conditions upon which the
discount codes were issued and these terms and conditions, the discount code
terms and conditions prevail. A copy of the discount code terms and conditions
can be obtained by mailing or telephoning our customer service representatives
Online service: https://mygeekbox.com.au/customerQuery.account
Geek Box Subscription Terms and Conditions
You may choose to subscribe to our 'Geek Box' subscription service. By
subscribing to our 'Geek Box' service, you acknowledge that the total cost of
your initial subscription will be taken in full when you place your order. You
also acknowledge that, unless you inform us otherwise, your subscription will
automatically renew after your then-current term expires. Please get in touch
Subject to availability, you may receive the first 'Geek Box' in the
same month that you place your order. For example, if you subscribe in January,
your subscription may begin with the January 'Geek Box'. If the monthly 'Geek
Box' is not available in the month you place your order, your subscription will
start in the subsequent month. The date on which we ship the Geek box will vary
from month to month. Please note that on occasion there may be shipping delays
and/or product back-orders due to unforeseen issues involving the brand
Any estimated delivery dates are estimations only and you will not be
eligible for a refund due to any unforeseen delays. As soon as your 'Geek Box'
is on its way, you will receive a confirmation email containing a tracking
number that allows you to monitor its shipment. You will not be eligible for a
refund due to any unforeseen delays. If you change address during the term of
your subscription, please contact our customer services team to notify them.
Please note, you must give us four weeks prior notice of any change in
address. If you fail to notify us of any address change in accordance with this
paragraph, then we shall not be liable to you in the event that you fail to
receive your 'Geek Box' and no refund shall be provided. Each subscription is
classed as a single sales contract for regular delivery of goods, so you are
only entitled to receive a refund if you cancel your subscription with us
within 14 days from the day on which you acquire physical possession of your
first 'Geek Box'.
You are entitled to cancel your subscription at any time, however unless
you cancel your subscription with us within 14 days from the day on which you
acquire physical possession of your first 'Geek Box', you will not be entitled
to a refund. If you wish to cancel your subscription before the term has
expired, you must give us four weeks prior notice, otherwise you may receive
the subsequent months' 'Geek Box'.
The above cancellation policy does not affect your statutory rights.
Please see clause 10 above for further information about your right to cancel.
We reserve the right to cancel your subscription at any time as a result of any
breach of these Terms. We also reserve the right at our absolute discretion to
cancel and/or change the 'Geek Box' subscription model.
Eligibility to Purchase
To be eligible to purchase goods on this Website and lawfully enter into
and form contracts on this Website under English law you must:
If an individual, be 18 years of age
or over; and
Register your real name, address,
phone number, e-mail address any other details requested.
By offering to purchase goods and services you represent to us that you
are 18 years of age or over and authorise us to transmit information (included
updated information) to obtain information from third parties, including but
not limited to, your debit or credit card numbers or credit reports to
authenticate your identity, to validate your credit card, to obtain an initial
credit card authorisation and to authorise individual purchase transactions.
The content of the Website is protected by copyright, trademarks,
database and other intellectual property rights and you acknowledge that the
material and content supplied as part of the Website shall remain with us or
You may retrieve and display the content of the Website on a computer
screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or
other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content
for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any
copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify copy
or distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on
Limitation of Liability
Notwithstanding any other provision in the Terms, nothing in these
Affect or limit your rights as a consumer under
English law; or
Will exclude or limit our liability for death or
personal injury resulting from our negligence.
The Website is provided on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis without
any representation or endorsement made and we make no warranties, whether
express or implied, in relation to it and its use. You acknowledge that we
cannot guarantee and cannot be responsible for the security or privacy of the
Website and any information provided by you. You must bear the risk associated
with the use of the Internet.
Whilst we will try to ensure that material included on the Website is
correct, reputable and of high quality, we cannot accept responsibility if this
is not the case. We will not be responsible for any errors or omissions or for
the results obtained from the use of such information or for any technical
problems you may experience with the Website. If we are informed of any
inaccuracies in the material on the Website we will attempt to correct this as
soon as we reasonably can.
In particular, we disclaim all liabilities in connection with the
Incompatibility of the Website with any of your
equipment, software or telecommunications links;
Technical problems including errors or interruptions
of the Website;
Unsuitability, unreliability or inaccuracy of the
Failure of the Website to meet your requirements.
To the full extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that we will not
be liable to you or any third party for any consequential or incidental damages
(both of which terms includes, without limitation, pure economic loss, loss of
profits, loss of business, loss of anticipated savings, wasted expenditure,
loss of privacy and loss of data) or any other indirect, special or punitive
damages whatsoever that arise out of or are related to the Website.
If any part of the Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any
reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these
Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining
provisions of the Terms.
No waiver by us shall be construed as a waiver of any proceeding or
succeeding breach of any provision.
These Terms form the entire basis of any agreement reached between you
Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the
laws of England and Wales and any disputes will be decided only by the English
Chocolate & Sweets
To make the most of your sweets we recommend that they are consumed
within 12 weeks of receipt.
All products are individually dated to ensure the products are consumed
when they are at the best.
Customers should be aware that all our sweets are manufactured and
packaged in environments in which nuts may be present and therefore cannot
guarantee that any sweets supplied are free of nuts and nut traces. Please note
that ingredients provided are those from manufacturers' packaging and lists and
are therefore as accurate as those available from sweet manufacturers, we
therefore cannot be held responsible for their content.
In order to ensure our customers receive the best level of service and
are happy to indulge their sweet tooth we offer a comprehensive returns policy
in the unlikely event that you are not 100% satisfied with sweets delivered.
Please note that the following returns procedure must be followed, and failure
to do so may result in us being unable to exchange goods or provide refunds.
Also please be aware that we cannot be held responsible and provide
refunds/exchanges on stock affected by circumstances beyond our control. This
includes damage and neglect after goods are received, goods being stored in
climatic conditions such as extremes of temperature that can affect some items
- items often stick together or alter appearance slightly, but will taste the
same and damage by third parties. In addition please be aware that during the
hot summer months goods in transport can be effected by the heat so be aware
that delicate items such as chocolate may not always look as intended, but they
will of course still taste as good as ever.
Should you wish to return an item for any reason please notify us within
48 hours of receipt of your order of any part that is unsatisfactory. In order
to arrange a return, please contact us and inform our customer service team of
your order number, the item you are returning and the reason for the return.
We will then reply with a unique returns authorisation number and the
address you need to send the item to.
You'll need to package the item securely and include:
Your order number
The returns authorisation number
Whether a replacement or refund is needed
The reason why you are returning the item.
Goods returned should be in their original condition and packaging in
which they arrived, along with a copy of the invoice or packing slip.
Once received items will be checked and refunds on goods and postage
arranged where suitable. We cannot issue refunds on simply unwanted goods due
the perishable nature of goods on sale. Refunds/exchanges will only be offered
on items that are faulty, and were clearly so at the time at which they were
We reserve the right to amend these Terms without notice from time to
These rules will be deemed incorporated into each competition except to
the extent that any specific instruction in a competition provides otherwise.
By entering the competition entrants will be deemed to have read and
understood these Terms and be bound by them. All of our decisions will be final
and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
Any person who is an employee or an immediate family member of an
employee of any The Hut Group company or any other person who is directly
connected with the organisation of any particular competition is ineligible to
Competitions are only open to residents of the UK (excluding Northern
All entrants are to be aged 18 or over unless any other age restriction
is specified or implied. Entrants should, if under 18, obtain permission in
advance from their parent or guardian.
All entries must be received by the closing date specified in the
competition. Answers will be entered upon submission. No responsibility will be
taken for any answers that are misdirected, lost for technical or other reasons
or received after the closing date.
We reserve the absolute right to disqualify without notice any entries
to any competition which we consider have used improper technical means to
enter and/or we believe is fraudulent.
Entrants are liable for their costs to access computer networks.
We will not be liable for or accept any responsibility for: (i) any
failure by the winner or any entrant to comply with these terms and conditions;
(ii) any disruption, delay or misdirection of entries; or (iii) any server,
system or network failures, malfunctioning or inaccessibility.
We shall be the promoter of all competitions subject to these terms and
conditions unless stated otherwise.
If for any reason an advertised prize is unavailable we reserve the
right at our absolute discretion to substitute a similar prize of equivalent or
Only one prize will be awarded per household.
There will be no cash or other alternative to the prize offered and
prizes are not transferable.
The winner's name will be selected in a random draw, after the closing
date, from all correct answers received. The winner of a prize will be notified
within 28 days after the winner has been ascertained. Please allow 28 days for
delivery of all prizes. If the winner of the a competition is unable to take up
a prize for any reason or if the winner cannot be notified after reasonable
efforts having been made then we may dispose of the prize as we think fit
without any liability to the winner for having done so. For each competition,
only one prize will be awarded per entrant / email address. Names of winners
will be available on request. The names of the winners may be published on our
Website and/or on our Facebook, Twitter or any other social media platform.
Claiming Prizes Prizes Involving Travel: (a) Travel arrangements are the
responsibility of prize winners unless otherwise stated; (b) we reserve the
right to require written permission from the parent or guardian of any winner
who is under the age of 16 and to require such a winner to choose as a
companion someone 18 or over. Competition prizes/tickets may be restricted to
certain times of the year and unless otherwise stated all prizes must be taken
within six months of the date of the competition draw. Where prizes are to be
provided by a third party then the winner will be required to complete all appropriate
or applicable booking or other formalities direct with such providers. We will
have no responsibility for the acts/defaults of any other persons or companies.
If you submit a review, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free,
perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce,
modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute,
and display such content throughout the world in any media.
You grant My Geek Box and its sub-licensees the right to use the name
that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose.
You agree to waive your right to be identified as the author of such
content and your right to object to derogatory treatment of such content.
You agree to perform all further acts necessary to perfect any of the
above rights granted by you to My Geek Box, including the execution of deeds
and documents, at the request of My Geek Box.
You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the
rights to the content that you post; that, as at the date that the content or
material is submitted to My Geek Box:
The content and material is accurate;
Use of the content and material you
supply does not breach any applicable My Geek Box guidelines and will not cause
injury to any person or entity (including that the content or material is not
defamatory). You agree to indemnify My Geek Box for all claims brought by a
third party against My Geek Box arising out of or in connection with a breach
of any of these warranties.
Winners of the review competition will be notified by email. Failure to
respond to our notification email within 20 days will result in the prize being
Gift Vouchers & Credit
My Geek Box Gift Voucher?
The My Geek Box Gift Voucher is available in £10, £25, £50, £75 and £100
denominations and enables you to give a gift when you don’t know what to buy.
Gift Vouchers are issued via email using an electronic voucher code which can
then be redeemed in the Checkout to buy any product on https://mygeekbox.co.uk
How do I order a Gift Voucher?
You can add the gift voucher to your shopping basket like any other
product by selecting the ‘Add to Basket’ button found on the ‘Buy Now’ tab.
Then continue to checkout to complete your order. If you want to purchase more
than one Gift Voucher you can increase the item quantity on the basket page or
go back to the relevant Gift Voucher product page and add more items to your
basket. You can also buy other products at the same time as placing your order
for Gift Voucher(s). Gift Vouchers are valued and issued in GBP Pounds.
Discount codes cannot be used when purchasing a Gift Voucher.
How will I receive a Gift Voucher?
Once your order has been processed and we have taken payment, you will
be emailed the electronic Gift Voucher code to the email address where your
order confirmation email is also sent. You will not receive anything in the
post for Gift Vouchers that you order.
How do I give the Gift Voucher to the recipient?
Once you have received the electronic Gift Voucher code you can then
forward on this email to the gift recipient, or you can print out the voucher
and give it to them. Gift Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of
I am the recipient of a Gift Voucher, how do I redeem it?
Gift Vouchers can be used to purchase any product on
https://mygeekbox.co.uk Select the item(s) you wish to order and add them to
your basket. To apply your Gift Voucher, enter the electronic voucher code you
received in the ‘Discount Code’ box and click the ‘Add’ button. This will then
apply the voucher to your order. Then proceed to the Checkout as normal.
What are the restrictions?
You can only use one voucher per order and no change will be issued if
the full value of the voucher is not used in the order.
Gift Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase so make
sure you remember to redeem your Gift Voucher in time.
Gift Vouchers are valued and issued in GBP Pounds.
You cannot use your Gift Voucher in conjunction with any other discount
I have paid for an order using a Gift Voucher. What happens if I want to
return my order?
For orders which are refunded, the refund will be issued via the same
payment method as used to pay for the order. Therefore if you have paid, or
part-paid, for an order using a My Geek Box Gift Voucher any refund will be
issued in Gift Vouchers to the same value.
I have lost a Gift Voucher. What do I do?
If you are the recipient of a My Geek Box Gift Voucher please ask the
purchaser if they still have details of your Voucher Code. If not, please ask
the purchaser to contact us via your account so that the Gift Voucher can be
reissued. We can only reissue gift vouchers which have not been redeemed. For
the avoidance of doubt, the original gift voucher will be void if we issue a
replacement. The original expiry date will still apply.
Risk and Loss
The risk of loss and title for a Gift Voucher shall pass to the
purchaser upon our electronic transmission of the Gift Voucher to the purchaser
or designated recipient, whichever is applicable. We are not responsible if any
Gift Voucher is lost, stolen, destroyed or used without your permission.
We will have the right to close customer accounts and take payment from
alternative forms of payment if a fraudulently obtained Gift Voucher is
redeemed and/or used to make purchases on https://www.mygeekbox.co.uk
Can I return my Gift Voucher?
Gift Vouchers cannot be returned or refunded, except in accordance with
your statutory rights. The value of the gift voucher cannot be converted back
Credit - Any credit will be valid for 12 months from the date of issue and will expire
on the anniversary of the date of issue.
This offer applies only to qualifying items listed in the Multibuy area
of this Website.
Where any goods are returned (except for an exchange where products are
faulty/defective), we are entitled to either require the return of all goods
delivered as part of that Multibuy offer at your cost or charge you for the
goods retained by you at the full price quoted on this site.
Gift with Products Promotions
Where we are offering a free gift
with a product, we shall only provide one free gift per transaction
(irrespective of how many products are purchased). The free gift is subject to
availability and we reserve the right to change the free gift for a gift of
In order for us to facilitate the
provision of a free gift, it may be necessary for us to include the free gift
on our site at a nominal value. For the avoidance of doubt, you are not
entitled to 'purchase' the free gift without purchasing the product it is
provided free with and any attempt to 'purchase' the free gift will be
cancelled (notwithstanding any automated communication you may receive
acknowledging your order). In the unlikely event that the free gift is
despatched to you, you shall be obliged to return the free gift upon written