Terms and Conditions


This website is operated by ALMAR Container Group. Throughout the site, the terms "we", "us", "our" and "ALMAR" refer to ALMAR Container Group. ALMAR Container Group offers this website, including all information, tools, and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies, and notices stated here.

By visiting our site and/or purchasing and/or renting a product or a service from us, you engage in our "Service" and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Service", "Terms"), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site as well as users of our services or products, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website and/or our services and products. By accessing or using any part of the site and/or our services and products, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services or products. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.

Section 1: General Conditions

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

Section 2: Accuracy, Completeness and Timelines of Information

We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete, or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete, or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

Section 3: Modifications to the Service and Prices

Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.

We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the Service.

Section 4: Products or Services

We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours and images of our products. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any colour will be accurate.

We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or services to any person, geographic region, or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or Services that we offer. All descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at any time without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited.

We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.

Section 5: Delivery

We use reputable transport partners to assist with the delivery of containers, and delivery will occur in terms of the agreement between the purchaser/leaser and Almar Container Group and its subsidiaries.   

Any delay in delivering the container at the final point of discharge, which is the fault of the customer, may incur a delivery surcharge and will be billed separately.

Section 6: Terms and Conditions of Credit

  1. When applying for credit facilities and in consideration whereof, you/the Applicant, hereby agree to be bound by the below Terms and Conditions.
  2. You/the Applicant, confirm that a statement signed by the Secretary or any Director of the Creditor showing the amount owing by you/the Applicant to the Creditor, ALMAR Container Group and any of its subsidiaries, shall be prima facie proof that the said amount is due, owing and unpaid and shall be satisfactory proof of what is contained therein for the purposes of any action (whether by way of provisional sentence, summary judgment or otherwise) proof of the debt on insolvency or for any other purpose whatsoever. Where the quantum of the Creditor’s claim is thereafter disputed by the Applicant, the Applicant shall bear the onus of proving that such amount is not owing and/or due and/or payable.
  3. The amounts not paid on the due date shall bear a 2% penalty per month on the outstanding amount.
  4. The Applicant and the surety and co-principal debtor whose signatures appear on the credit application provided by the Creditor (ALMAR Container Group or any of its subsidiaries), hereby consent to the jurisdiction in accordance with the local laws where ALMAR Container Group or its subsidiaries are registered, over the Applicant and/or the surety and co-principal debtor for the determination of any action or proceedings otherwise beyond the jurisdiction of the applicable Court. It is hereby expressly understood that the Creditor shall be entitled and not obliged to bring any action in any other competent court which has jurisdiction over the Applicant. In the event of the Creditor instituting any action against the Applicant for any reason or for any amount due in terms hereof and being successful with such action, the Applicant and the surety and co-principal debtor hereby agree to pay the Creditor’s attorneys’ legal fees on the scale as between attorney and one’s own client, including collection commission, tracing fees and the like.
  5. I/We agree to notify the Creditor in writing within seven (7) days of any change in ownership of my/our business or should we be a Company or a Close Corporation of any share transaction or members’ sale where shareholding or members’ interest is transferred.
  6. I/We undertake to notify the Creditor in writing of any change of address or our principal place of business and/or registered office, where applicable. The Applicant chooses as its “domicilium citandi et executandi” for the purposes of the service of all letters, notices, accounts, summonses, and the like at the physical address being the principal place of business afore referred to. The sureties and co-principal debtors choose “domicilium citandi et executandi” at the physical residential addresses which appear alongside their names afore referred to in this agreement.
  7. I/We agree that I/we shall be stopped from denying the validity of an order and that the person in our employ who placed the order did not have the authority to place such order.
  8. I/We warrant that I/we are duly authorized to represent the Applicant and to bind the Applicant to these terms and conditions of trade.
  9. I/We acknowledge that all goods are carried at my/our own risk and that the Creditor shall not be liable in respect of any loss or damages either to the Applicant or to any other person, whensoever and wheresoever and howsoever, and whether through any act or negligence of the Creditor, its agents or servants or otherwise, such loss or damage occurs.
  10. In the event that the Applicant at any time exceeds the credit limit, or in the event of any amount not being paid on due date, then the full amount owing by the Applicant to the Creditor shall immediately become due and payable and the Creditor shall have the right, in its discretion, to refuse to supply any goods to the Applicant without incurring any liability to any party in respect of such refusal and to withdraw the Applicant’s Credit facilities.
  11. The Applicant shall not be entitled to withhold payment of any amount due in terms hereof by virtue of any claim the Applicant may have for compensation for loss or damage to goods or property, or for any reason whatsoever.
  12. The Applicant hereby consents to the storage and use by ALMAR Container Group of the personal information that it has provided to ALMAR Container Group for establishing its credit rating and to ALMAR Container Group disclosing such information to credit control companies, banks and other institutions involved in rating credit.

The customer agrees that ALMAR Container Group and any of its subsidiaries will not be held liable for the bona fide disclosure of any of this information to such a third party and that no further specific consent need be obtained for the transfer of such information to a specific third party.

I/We acknowledge having read the above terms and conditions and without limiting the generality thereof, especially paragraph 5 of Section 6, and agree to be bound by all such terms and conditions.

Section 7: Accuracy of Billing and Account Information

We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household / business, or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping / delivery address. If we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address / phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers, or distributors.

You agree to provide current, complete, and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.

Section 8: Optional Tools

We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control or input.

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools "as is" and "as available" without any warranties, representations, or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.

Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).

We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.

Section 9: Third-Party Links, User Comments, Feedback, and Other Submissions

If at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example, a survey) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene, or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Service.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality, or another personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive, or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.

Section 10: Third-Party Links

Certain content, products, and services available via our Service may include materials from third parties.

Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third parties.

We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.

Section 11: Personal Information

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy.

Section 12: Use of Disclosed Information

  1. By entering into this agreement, the Lessee hereby authorizes the Lessor to access and query credit information from any of the licensed CRBs and to receive credit reports/scores from any of the licensed CRBs on behalf of the Lessee to assess the Lessee’s credit worthiness. 
  2. The Lessor may request wherever and whenever the Lessee applies for a new facility and during the persistence of such facilities to assist the Lessor to accomplish its objectives and enforce its rights under this agreement. 
  3. This consent shall not be withdrawn during the period in which the Lessee’s application is pending or the Lessee has an outstanding balance with the Lessor. This consent shall automatically terminate upon clearance of all existing loans by the Lessee to the Lessor and if the Lessee has no outstanding facilities with the Lessor. 
  4. The Lessee further consents to its credit information being shared with the licensed credit reference bureaus.

Section 13: Errors, Inaccuracies, and Omissions

Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times, and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.

Section 14: Prohibited Uses

In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.

Section 15: Prohibited Uses Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability

We do not guarantee, represent, or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any representation, warranties, or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

In no case shall ALMAR Container Group, our directors, officers, employees, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, contractors, consultants, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

Section 16: Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ALMAR Container Group and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, consultants, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

Section 17: Severability

If any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void, or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Section 18: Termination

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

Section 19: Entire Agreement

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications, and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.

Section 20: Governing Law

These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the local laws where ALMAR Container Group or its subsidiaries are registered.

Section 21: Changes to Terms of Service

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Section 22: Contact Information

Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at sales.me@almar.co.za