TERMS AND CONDITIONS | AFFILIATE AGREEMENTContents:
Article 1 - PlanktonHolland Affiliate Agreement
Article 2 - Enrollment
Article 3 - Affiliate URL
Article 4 - Commissions
Article 5 - Payment
Article 6 - Order Fulfillment
Article 7 - Qualifying Sites
Article 8 - Permitted Usage
Article 9 - PlanktonHolland Anti-Spam Policy
Article 10 - Relationship of Parties
Article 11 - Term and Termination
Article 12 - Limitation of Liability
Article 13 - Disclaimers
Article 14 - Juristriction
Article 15 - Miscellaneous
Article 1 – PLANKTONHOLLAND AFFILATE AGREEMENT
This agreement describes the terms and conditions for participation in the PlanktonHolland affiliate program. In this agreement, the term “Affiliate” refers to you (the applicant). In this agreement, PlanktonHolland refers to the product owner and publisher, PlanktonHolland.
Article 2 - ENROLLMENT
To enroll in the affiliate program, you must submit an affiliate application and be approved. Applications are processed daily and applicants will be notified of their acceptance status as soon as possible after their information is reviewed.
Article 3 – AFFILIATE URL
After acceptance into the Affiliate Program You will be issued a special referral ID which will be unique to you and you only, and will allow you to be paid for affiliate referrals.
You can use ANY link on planktonholland.com as an affiliate link by affixing /ref/yourID#/ to the end of the URL. In this manner you can link directly to products, pages, or posts and still receive commission payments if the visitor makes a purchase after following your link for as long as the tracking cookie remains in their browser.
For example, if your affiliate ID is 1 and you wanted to create a link for the main page it would look like this:
You can also generate links like the one above in the Affiliate Area
Article 4 – COMMISSIONS
Affiliates will receive 15% of the revenue as a commission from orders placed through properly coded Affiliate links (unless noted otherwise for a particular product). The rates don't change. PlanktonHolland create 1 year cookies for all affiliate leads and guarantees liftetime commissions
For a sale to generate a commission to an Affiliate, the customer must complete the order form and remit full payment for the product ordered through the secure order system. Word of mouth referrals will not result in an affiliate commission being generated. Commissions will only be paid on sales that are made when the customer clicks through qualified, correctly structured Affiliate links. Properly coded links are the sole responsibility of the affiliate. See section 4 above.
Article 5 – PAYMENT
PlanktonHolland pays affiliates via a PayPal account, provided to us when a member joins. If the PayPal email changes, it is the responsibility of the affiliate to change the payout email address to ensure proper commission payments. We will not resend payments returned due to incorrect payment email addresses.
Payments are made automatically on the twentieth (20th) day of each month when your account balance reaches €25 or more for the previous months' transactions. Money credited to Your Account does not accrue interest.
Article 6 – ORDER FULFILLMENT & SHIPPING
PlanktonHolland will be solely responsible for processing every order placed by a customer via affiliate links. Affiliates are not authorized to collect payments or sell any PlanktonHolland products from other websites as a “reseller” and no “resale” rights are granted in ANY way. Affiliates are not authorized to sell any of these products on ebay or other auction sites. Affiliates are not authorized to give away copies of any of these products.
PlanktonHolland will also be solely responsible for all customer service inquires. All costumers receive Global free shipping on orders (product based) of € 69,00 or more.
Customers who purchase products and services through the PlanktonHolland Affiliate Program will be deemed to be customers of PlanktonHolland. Accordingly, all rules, policies, and operating procedures concerning customer orders and service will apply to those customers. We may change our policies and operating procedures at any time. Prices and availability of our products and services may vary from time to time. PlanktonHolland' policies will always determine the price paid by the customer.
Article 7 – QUALIFYING SITES
PlanktonHolland reserves the right to refuse any site entry into the PlanktonHolland Affiliate Program based on site content.
Sites that do not qualify for the Affiliate Program include sites which:
- Promote illegal activities
- List coupon codes or discounts that were NOT officially provided to them by PlanktonHolland. If you want to promote a coupon please contact us and we may work with you. You may NOT promote coupon codes you may have found elsewhere online. Doing so can result in the termination of your affiliate account and withholding of affiliate payments for violating our affiliate agreement.
- Infringe or otherwise violate any copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property rights of PlanktonHolland, planktonholland.com or any other site.
Article 8 – PERMITTED USAGE
The following are permitted uses of the PlanktonHolland brand and marketing resources
Affiliates are permitted to use the graphical banners and design resources located at //planktonholland.com/affiliate-area/.
If a specific size banner ad is not available, or you wish another look and feel, you may contact us via the contact page
, and request a new banner graphic be added to the available resources.
Article 9 – PLANKTONHOLLAND ANTI-SPAM POLICY
PlanktonHolland strictly prohibits affiliates from using spam e-mail and other forms of Internet abuse (including spamming forums, blogs, twitter, facebook and other social media outlets) to seek sales. Spam is defined as including, but not limited to, the following:
- Electronic mail messages addressed to a recipient with whom the sender does not have an existing business or personal relationship or is not sent at the request of, or with the express consent of, the recipient through an opt in subscription; Messages posted to Usenet, forums, Twitter, Facebook and message boards that are off-topic (unrelated to the topic of discussion), cross-posted to unrelated newsgroups, posted in excessive volume, or posted against forum/message board rules.
- Be conscious of forum rules! If a forum owner or moderator complains that an affiliate has spammed, the affiliate account may be permanently terminated after investigation.
- Content posted on free blog websites for the sole purpose of keyword spamming, or comments posted to legitimate blogs that violate the comment policy of the blog owner.
- Solicitations posted to chat rooms, or to groups or individuals via Internet Relay Chat or “Instant Messaging” system; Certain off-line activities that, while not considered Spam, are similar in nature, including distributing flyers or leaflets on private property or where prohibited by applicable rules, regulations, or laws.
PlanktonHolland, may undertake, at its sole discretion and with or without prior notice, the following enforcement actions:Account Termination:
Upon the receipt of a credible complaint, the PlanktonHolland Affiliate Program manager may investigate the complaint, and if necessary, will then terminate the affiliate account of the individual implicated in the abuse. Termination results in the immediate closure of the member and affiliate account, the loss of all referrals, and the forfeiture of any unpaid money on account.
If you wish to report a violation of our Anti-Spam Policy, please forward all relevant evidence to the Affiliate Manager using our contact form
Article 10 – RELATIONSHIP OF PARTIES
Affiliates are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement will create any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between the parties. Affiliates have no authority to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf. Affiliates will not make any statement, whether on their sites or otherwise, that reasonably would contradict this statement.
Article 11 – TERM AND TERMINATION
The term of this Agreement will begin when you accept and will end when terminated by either party. Either PlanktonHolland or the affiliate may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause. Upon the termination of this Agreement for any reason, all licenses granted hereunder shall immediately terminate and you will immediately cease use of, and remove from Affiliate’s Web Site, all links to the PlanktonHolland website, and all PlanktonHolland trademarks and logos, other PlanktonHolland marks and all other materials provided in connection with this program.
Article 12 – LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
PlanktonHolland will not be liable for indirect, special, or consequential damages (or any loss of revenue, profits, expenditures or data) arising in connection with this Agreement or the Program, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Further, our aggregate liability arising with respect to this Agreement and the Program will not exceed the total commissions paid or payable to the affiliate under to this Agreement.
Article 13 – DISCLAIMERS
We make no express or implied warranties or representations with respect to the Affiliate Program or an affiliate’s potential to earn income from the Affiliate Program. In addition, we make no representation that the operation of the websites or the Affiliate links will be uninterrupted or error-free, and PlanktonHolland will not be liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors.
Artikel 14 – JURISTRICTION
This Agreement will be governed by the Dutch law and any action relating to this Agreement must be brought in the courts located within The Netherlands where you consent to the jurisdiction of such courts. You may not assign this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Subject to that restriction, this Agreement will be binding on, inure to the benefit of, and enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement.
Artikel 15 – MISCELLANEOUS
Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement.
If any of the provisions of this Agreement are determined by a court to be unenforceable, they shall be severed from this Agreement, and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
By signing up with the PlanktonHolland Affiliate Program, you acknowledge that you have read this agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. You have independently evaluated this program and are not relying on any representation, guarantee or statement other than as set forth in this agreement.
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