General Terms and Conditions for Websites

This website is the property of Juwelencenter Howards bvba

Contact details: 30 Rue Ernest Allard

Registered office:  30 Rue Ernest Allard

Telephone:  02/513.84.48


Company number:  0416979343

1. Products, content and specifications  

All features, content, specifications, products and prices of products and services described or displayed on this website are subject to change without prior notice at all times. Certain weights, measures, and comparable descriptions are approximations and are provided for information only. We are doing everything reasonably possible to depict the characteristics of our products as accurately as possible, including the colours; nevertheless, the colour that you see depends on your computer, and we cannot guarantee that your computer displays the colours correctly.  If products and services are posted on this website at a given moment, there is no guarantee that said products and services will be available at all times. It is your responsibility to comply with all applicable local, national and international legislation (including laws concerning the minimum age requirements) concerning the possession, use and sale of any item purchased via this website. By placing an order, you agree to use the ordered products exclusively in a legal manner.

  2. Data accuracy

We tried to guarantee that the information on this website is complete, accurate and up to date.  In spite of our efforts, information on this website may be incorrect, incomplete or outdated from time to time. We can give no guarantees as to the completeness, accuracy or timeliness of any information on this website. Products on this website may for instance not be available or may depart from the described characteristics.  

3. Use of this website  

The design of this website and all texts, illustrations, information, content and other material that is displayed on it or downloaded from it are the property of or are used with the consent of Juwelencenter BVBA, and are protected by copyright, trademark right and other intellectual property rights.  They may be used only as described in these terms and conditions or with the prior, written consent of the owner of such materials. It is therefore not allowed in any way to alter, reproduce, publish, disseminate or use the information and materials on this website for public or commercial purposes. Unauthorized use of such information or such materials may constitute an infringement of  copyright, trademark right, publication right, privacy right, or other ownership rights and regulations. You are responsible for the confidentiality of your account data and password and for restricting access to such data and to your computer. You accept the responsibility for all activities that take place under your account or password.  

4. Trademark right

 Certain trademarks, tradenames, service marks and logos used or displayed on this website are registered trademarks, tradenames and service marks belonging to us or to companied affiliated with us. Other trademarks, tradenames and service marks that are used or displayed on this website are registered and non-registered trademarks, tradenames and service marks of their respective owners.  Nothing contained on this website grants any licence or right, implicitly or otherwise, to use trademarks, tradenames, service marks or logos displayed on this website without our prior, written consent or that of the third party owner.  

5. Links to this

No link from another website to a page on this website may be created or maintained without our prior, written consent.  This website or any materials displayed on this website may not be placed or shown in a frame or something similar on another website, without our prior written consent. Any authorized links to this website must comply with all the applicable legislation and regulations.  

6. Links to third

This website may contain links to websites which are not our property or that of companies affiliated with us, nor managed or operated by us or companies affiliated with us. Such links are provided exclusively for your convenience. When you use such links, you leave this website. Neither we nor companies affiliated with us shall be responsible for any information, content or materials that are on — or accessible from — any other website. Neither we nor companies affiliated with us can give any guarantees concerning any other website or any information, content or materials that are on — or accessible from — such websites, or results that you obtain by the use of such websites. If you decide to visit any other site via a link from or to this website, you will be doing so at your own risk.  

7. User data and privacy policy of this website  

Howards takes your privacy seriously.  Although most information on this website is available without having to provide personal details, the user may be requested to provide personal information. Such information shall be used only for customer management purposes and in order to keep you informed of our activities. The user may at all times object to the use of his or her data for direct purposes, upon request. To that end, s/he must contact Juwelencenter BVBA, 30 Rue Ernest Allard, 1000 Brussels, Your personal data shall at no time be disclosed to third parties.  

Pursuant to the Personal Data Processing Act of 8 December 1992, users have a legal right to peruse and if necessary correct their personal data. Subject to proof of identity (copy of identity card) you can lodge a written, dated and duly signed request to Juwelencenter BVBA,  30 Rue Allard, 1000 Brussels, to obtain a written notification of your personal data.  If necessary, you can also ask to correct any data which are incorrect, incomplete or not relevant.  

Juwelencenter may collect anonymous or aggregated data of a non-personal nature, such as browser type or IP address, the operating system that you use or the domain name of the website  from which you reached or left This enables us to optimize the website continuously for the benefit of the users.  

8. Use of cookies  

Cookies may be placed on your hard disc when you visit the website, for the sole purpose of attuning the website better to the needs of the recurrent visitor.  These cookies (tiny files) are not used to check the surfing behaviour of the visitor on other websites. Your web browser enables you to hinder the use of cookies.  Moreover, you receive a warning when a cookie is installed or when you remove cookies from your hard disc subsequently. Go to the help function of your browser to find out more.  

9. Google Analytics  

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).  Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.  

10. Limitation of

We shall not be held liable for viruses and damage caused to your computer, telecommunication equipment or other possessions as a result of your visit to or use of this website or of downloading any material from this website.  

Neither we, nor the companies affiliated with us, the managers, staff, shareholders, agents, legal successors, beneficiaries, retail partners or any other party involved in the creation, production or management of this website may be held liable to any party for an indirect, particular, supplementary, incidental or consequential loss or damage (including, but not limited to  loss of earnings, lost data, or business interruption) arising out of the use, the impossibility to use or the results of the use of this website, any website linked to this website, or materials, information or services on such websites, irrespective of whether this is due to a guarantee, contract, illegal action or any other legal grounds and irrespective of whether you were warned about such loss of damage.  The aforementioned limitation of liability shall not apply if prohibited by law. Please refer to the local legislation or any prohibitions that may apply to the limitation of liability.  

In the event of problems with this website or any contents thereof, you agree that your only recourse shall consist of not using this website any longer. In the event of problems with the products or services you have acquired on or through the website, you agree that you have only a right of recourse against the producer of such products or provider of such services, in accordance with the terms and conditions of warranty of the producer or provider in question,  or that you are entitled to return the products or services in question and be reimbursed in accordance with the directions for returning and reimbursement as mentioned on this website.  

11. Revision of these terms and conditions  

We may revise these terms and conditions at all times by proceeding to update them on the website. You are therefore advised to consult this page regularly for any changes to the terms and conditions, as such terms and conditions are binding for you. Legal notices of the terms and conditions on certain pages of this website may derogate from certain provisions in these terms and conditions.  

12. Applicable law and competent court  

These terms and conditions shall take precedence over all other terms and conditions between you and ourselves, including in the event of contradiction between them or ambiguity. These terms and conditions and their interpretation shall be governed by Belgian law, without validation of the rules concerning conflicts thereof. A printed copy of these terms and conditions shall have executory force to the same degree and under the same conditions as other documents and data that are initially generated in printed form and kept up to date.  

All claims and disputes shall be referred to the Brussels Justice of the Peace or the Brussels courts of first instance or commercial courts, in accordance with Belgian law.