I. TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These terms and conditions of Planet Montessori International Educational Materials govern your use and purchase of our product "Montessori Materials". By using or purchasing the Product, you acknowledge and agree to these Terms. Please read them carefully before using or purchasing the Product. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should not use or purchase the Product.
1. Product Description:
Our Montessori materials are carefully curated to cover various subjects, including mathematics, language, geography, sensorial development, practical life skills, and cultural studies. From the iconic Montessori Pink Tower and the Hundred Board to the Movable Alphabet and Land and Water Forms, each material is designed to spark curiosity and aid in the development of essential cognitive and motor skills. The features, specifications, and functionalities of the Product may be updated or modified at our discretion.
2. Payment and Pricing:
Payment for the Product is required at the time of purchase. All prices are stated in Philippine Peso and are subject to change without prior notice. Taxes and shipping fees may apply and will be clearly indicated during the checkout process.
3. Shipping and Delivery:
We will make all reasonable efforts to deliver the Product within the estimated delivery time. However, we are not responsible for delays caused by factors beyond our control, such as shipping carriers or customs clearance. Any delivery date provided is an estimate and not a guarantee of delivery on that date.
4. Returns and Refunds:
If you are not satisfied with the Product, you may be eligible for a return or refund as per our refund policy. Please refer to our refund policy on our website for detailed information.
5. Intellectual Property:
The Product and all related materials, including but not limited to software, documentation, and designs, are protected by intellectual property laws and are the sole property of Planet Montessori International Educational Materials. You may not reproduce, distribute, modify, or create derivative works based on the Product without our prior written consent.
We provide a 7-day warranty for the Product. The terms and duration of the warranty are outlined in the product warranty document included with the Product.
7. Limitation of Liability:
In no event shall Planet Montessori International Educational Materials or its affiliates be liable for any indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages arising out of the use or inability to use the Product, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Our total liability for any claim related to the Product shall not exceed the purchase price of the Product.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Planet Montessori International Educational Materials and its officers, directors, employees, and affiliates from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use or misuse of the Product or violation of these Terms.
10. Governing Law and Jurisdiction:
These Terms shall be governed by the laws of the Philippines, without regard to its conflict of law principles. Any dispute arising from or related to these Terms or the use of the Product shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Cebu City, Philippines.
We reserve the right to modify these Terms at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the updated Terms on our website. It is your responsibility to review the Terms periodically for changes.
12. Contact Information:
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms or the Product, please contact us via email at email@example.com, via phone at (+63) 915-758-5248, or via telephone at (032) 383-3186.
By using or purchasing the Product, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and any other policies referenced herein.
Date Updated: July 2023
II. RETURNS AND REFUNDS POLICY:
At Planet Montessori, we strive to provide the highest quality educational materials to our customers. We understand that sometimes issues may arise, and we are committed to addressing them promptly and fairly. Please review our Returns and Refunds Policy below:
1. Returns Eligibility:
You may be eligible for a return under the following circumstances:
· Defective or Damaged Products: If you receive a product that is defective, damaged, or not as described, you may request a return for a replacement or refund.
· Incorrect Item Received: If you receive an item different from what you ordered, please contact us to arrange a return and receive the correct product.
· Materials did not reach and satisfy the customer’s satisfaction.
2. Timeframe for Returns:
Please initiate the return process within 7 days from the date of delivery. Returns requested after this timeframe may not be accepted.
3. Condition of the Product:
To be eligible for a return, the product must be in its original condition, unused, and in the original packaging. Any product that shows signs of use or damage may not be eligible for a full refund.
4. Return Process:
To initiate a return, please contact our customer support team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, via phone at (+63) 915-758-5248, or via telephone at (032) 383-3186. Provide your order number, the reason for the return, and any relevant details. Our team will guide you through the return process and provide you with a Return Authorization (RA) number.
Once we receive and inspect the returned product, we will process your refund within 10 days.
If the return is due to a defective or damaged product, you will receive a full refund, including the original shipping charges.
For returns due to a change of mind or other non-defective reasons, you will receive a full refund not including the original shipping costs.
6. Shipping for Returns:
For returns due to materials not meeting expectations, problems in terms of quality, or an incorrect item shipped, shipping costs will be borne by the company. We recommend using a LBC shipping method to ensure the safe return of the product.
7. Non-Returnable Items:
Certain items may not be eligible for returns due to hygienic or safety reasons. These include but are not limited to opened or used products, digital downloads, and personalized items.
8. Customer Satisfaction:
At Planet Montessori, customer satisfaction is our priority. If you have any questions or concerns about your purchase, please do not hesitate to contact our customer support team. We will work diligently to resolve any issues and ensure your experience with our products is exceptional.
Please note that this Returns and Refunds Policy applies to online purchases made directly through the Planet Montessori website. If you made a purchase through one of our authorized resellers or physical retail stores, please contact them directly for their respective return and refund policies.
Date Updated: July 2023
III. LEGAL NOTICE
Welcome to Planet Montessori International Educational Materials!
By accessing and using this website, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. Please read them carefully. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not use this website.
1. Ownership and Use of Content:
All content, materials, and information available on this website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, images, audio clips, and software, are the property of Planet Montessori International Educational Materials and are protected by intellectual property laws. You may access and use the content solely for personal, non-commercial purposes. Any unauthorized use or reproduction of the content may violate copyright and trademark laws.
2. Disclaimer of Liability:
While we strive to provide accurate and up-to-date information on this website, Planet Montessori International Educational Materials makes no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of the content. Your use of this website is at your own risk. We shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising from your access to or use of this website.
4. Links to Third-Party Websites:
This website may contain links to third-party websites for your convenience. However, Planet Montessori International Educational Materials does not endorse, control, or assume responsibility for the content or practices of these linked websites. Your use of linked websites is subject to their own terms and policies.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Planet Montessori International Educational Materials, its officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of your use of this website or any violation of these terms.
6. Modification of Terms:
Planet Montessori International Educational Materials reserves the right to modify or update these terms at any time without prior notice. By continuing to use this website after any changes are made, you accept and agree to the updated terms.
7. Governing Law and Jurisdiction:
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of the Philippines. Any dispute arising out of or relating to these terms or your use of this website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in the City of Cebu.
8. Contact Information:
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Legal Notice or your use of this website, please contact us via email at email@example.com, via phone at (+63) 915-758-5248, or via telephone at (032) 383-3186.
Thank you for visiting Planet Montessori International Educational Materials. Enjoy your experience on our website!
Date Updated: July 2023
Information We Collect
We may collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when you:
1. Create an account on our website.
2. Place an order or make a purchase.
3. Subscribe to our newsletter or promotional communications.
4. Contact our customer support team.
5. Participate in surveys or other interactive activities on our website.
6. Interact with us through social media platforms.
The personal information we may collect includes but is not limited to:
· Your name, email address, and contact information.
· Payment and billing information (though we do not store credit card information on our servers).
· Order history and transaction details.
· Information you provide when seeking customer support.
· Demographic information and interests.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
How We Use Your Information
We may use the information we collect for various purposes, including:
1. Processing and fulfilling your orders and purchases.
2. Sending transactional emails and order updates.
3. Providing customer support and responding to inquiries.
4. Sending newsletters, promotions, and marketing communications (you can opt-out at any time).
5. Analyzing website usage and improving our services.
6. Preventing fraudulent activities and enhancing security.
7. Complying with legal obligations.
We may share your personal information with third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website and providing services to you. These third parties are contractually obligated to protect your information and only use it for the intended purpose.
We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes.
We take data security seriously and implement appropriate measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. However, no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.
Your Rights and Choices
You have the right to access, modify, or delete your personal information held by us. You may also choose to unsubscribe from our marketing communications at any time. To exercise these rights or for any privacy-related concerns, please contact us using the information provided below.
Planet Montessori International Educational Materials
Address : Mansanitas Drive, Cogon Pardo, Cebu City
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : (+63) 915-758-5248
Telephone : (032) 383-3186
Date Updated: July 2023
V. Security Policy of Planet Montessori International Educational Materials
At Planet Montessori International Educational Materials, we prioritize the security and protection of our employees, customers, and confidential information. This Security Policy outlines our commitment to maintaining a secure environment and provides guidelines for safeguarding our assets from potential threats and risks.
1. Information Security
1.1. Data Protection: We shall implement measures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all sensitive data, including customer information, employee records, and intellectual property.
1.2. Access Control: Access to company systems, databases, and physical premises will be granted based on the principle of least privilege. Employees shall only have access to information necessary to perform their job responsibilities.
1.3. User Authentication: We will enforce strong password policies and encourage the use of multi-factor authentication to enhance account security.
1.4. Data Encryption: All sensitive data transmitted over networks and stored in databases shall be encrypted to protect against unauthorized access.
2. Network and Infrastructure Security
2.1. Firewalls and Intrusion Detection: We will deploy firewalls and intrusion detection systems to monitor and protect our network from external threats.
2.2. Regular Updates and Patching: All software and hardware components shall be kept up-to-date with security patches and updates to mitigate vulnerabilities.
2.3. Network Segmentation: Our network shall be logically segmented to restrict access and contain potential security breaches.
3. Incident Response and Reporting
3.1. Incident Reporting: All employees are required to report any security incidents, data breaches, or suspicious activities to the designated IT or security personnel promptly.
3.2. Incident Response Plan: We will maintain an incident response plan detailing the steps to be taken in the event of a security breach, including containment, eradication, and recovery.
4. Physical Security
4.1. Access Controls: Physical access to company premises and sensitive areas shall be restricted and monitored.
4.2. Security Monitoring: Security cameras and access control systems will be in place to monitor and record physical access.
5. Employee Training and Awareness
5.1. Security Awareness Training: All employees will receive regular security awareness training to stay informed about the latest threats and best practices.
5.2. Phishing Awareness: Employees will be educated on identifying and reporting phishing attempts to protect against social engineering attacks.
6. Vendor Security
6.1. Third-Party Assessment: We will assess the security practices of third-party vendors and service providers before engaging in business relationships.
6.2. Data Protection Agreements: We will establish data protection agreements with vendors to ensure the secure handling of shared information.
7. Compliance and Governance
7.1. Legal and Regulatory Compliance: We shall comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and industry standards related to information security and data protection.
7.2. Security Governance: A designated Security Officer will be responsible for overseeing and enforcing security policies and practices.
8. Policy Review and Updates
This Security Policy will be regularly reviewed and updated to align with evolving security threats and best practices.
Date Updated: July 2023
VI. Delivery Policy of Planet Montessori International Educational Materials
1. Shipping Options:
Planet Montessori International Educational Materials offers multiple shipping options to accommodate various customer preferences. Our available shipping options include LBC and AP Cargo for domestic deliveries and UPS or LBC International for places outside the Philippines.
2. Processing Time:
2.1. Order Processing: Once an order is placed and payment is confirmed, our team will begin processing the order. Orders received during regular business hours will typically be processed within 5 to 6 days as we need to do quality control before shipping.
2.2. Custom or Personalized Orders: For wrapping gifts, special customized materials, or special requests, the processing time may vary, and customers will be informed of the estimated processing time before placing the order.
3. Shipping Time:
Standard shipping usually takes 2 to 7 business days for domestic deliveries and 3 to 15 business days for international deliveries. Please note that delivery times may vary depending on the destination and any unforeseen delays with the shipping carrier.
4. Shipping Costs:
4.1. Domestic Shipping: Shipping costs for domestic deliveries will be calculated based on up to 0-2,000 pesos, 4,000-5,000 pesos, and 5,000 and up.
4.2. International Shipping: International shipping costs will vary depending on the destination country, shipping option, and package weight. Customers will receive a shipment quotation for approval.
5. Tracking Orders:
Once an order is shipped, customers will receive an email or text notification containing a tracking number. The tracking number can be used to monitor the shipment's progress and estimated delivery date.
6. Address Information:
Customers are responsible for providing accurate and complete shipping address information. Planet Montessori will not be held liable for any delays or non-delivery resulting from incorrect address details provided by the customer.
7. Delivery Delays:
7.1. Unforeseen Circumstances: While we strive to deliver orders within the estimated timeframe, there may be unforeseen circumstances, such as extreme weather conditions or transportation delays, which could cause delivery delays. In such cases, we will make every effort to keep customers informed about the status of their orders.
8. Delivery Confirmation:
Once a package is successfully delivered to the provided shipping address, we consider the order fulfilled. Customers are responsible for ensuring the safe receipt of the package at the delivery address.
9. Returns and Replacements:
For information about our returns and replacement policy, please refer to our dedicated Returns and Refunds Policy.
10. Contact Information:
If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Delivery Policy, please contact our customer support team via email at email@example.com, via phone at (+63) 915-758-5248, or via telephone at (032) 383-3186.
Date Updated: July 2023
Planet Montessori International Educational Materials offers multiple payment options as follows:
1. Credit/Debit Cards:
2. Online Payment Platforms:
3. Bank Transfers:
6. Cash on Delivery (COD):
Note: This option may be available for certain locations and products.