Welcome to foodforte. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully as they contain important information regarding your rights and obligations. We may amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice in our sole discretion and the changes will apply immediately.
Who We Are and What We Do
foodforte is a marketplace website designed to connect passionate cooks and food lovers.
The website serves as a centralized hub where sellers can showcase their specialty foods and buyers to enjoy a wider variety of food selection.
foodforte is an open trading platform between you and your buyer and is not involved in the actual transaction other than providing the feature for accepting payments of confirmed orders by buyers. You will have full control over your content of your product listings and the condition, suitability and legality of anything related to products purchased through the website.
Use of the Website, Registration and Password
In order to use the website as seller, you must register and become a member by creating an account. If you register as a user, you will be required to provide a password and you will be responsible for keeping your password confidential. If you suspect any unauthorised use of your account or access to your password, please change your password immediately and contact us. You are solely responsible for any and all use of your account.
As a seller, you are responsible for all aspects of food preparation, health and safety compliance, certifications, compliance with laws in their respective jurisdictions, customer service and service delivery. In some states, seller must register, get a permit or obtain license before able to sell. Foodforte also recommends that Sellers obtain appropriate insurance for selling items from their Listings. For helpful information, visit NSW Food Authority http://www.foodauthority.nsw.gov.au/retail/home-based-mixed-businesses
foodforte assumes no responsibility for a Seller’s compliance with any agreements with or duties to third parties, applicable laws, rules and regulations.
As a Seller, you understand and agree that foodforte does not act as an insurer or as your contracting agent. If a Buyer requests an order from your Food Listings and purchases your food, any agreement or transaction you enter into with such Buyer is between you and the Buyer and foodforte is not a party to it. Notwithstanding the foregoing, foodforte serves as the limited authorised payment collection agent for the purpose of accepting, on behalf your behalf.
As a Seller, you acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for your own acts and omissions, and your own decisions about acceptance, or otherwise, of Buyer orders.
Billing and Commission
The order process is completed with the buyer’s payment through his/her bank account, credit card or paypal account. Each sale will be charged 10% by Foodforte as a service fee for operational costs such as banking, marketing, website usage, etc. The net sales amount will be transferred to your nominated account upon buyer’s confirmation of receipt of order.
Cancellation of Membership
There is no contract and therefore you can cancel your membership anytime as long as there is no outstanding orders.