Press Inc. 2011 Retail Scheme (Hawaii)
*All discounts listed are based off established
and Trade Paperback Discount Schedule
20 + copies
20 + copies of assorted guides
* Applies to ALL Bess
Press Inc. and Editions Limited titles.
The high discount
schedule has been devised to strengthen Bess Press Inc.’ working relationship
with retailers inside a localized market, and for retailers within the national
As retailers expand digital offerings, Bess Press Inc. will work
within this framework to offer digital product, as both publisher and
distributor of Hawaii and Pacific Island title content. Please see below for
eBook and Digital retail terms-of-sale.
End-of-Month from invoice date.
Payments can be made in the form of cash, check, credit card, wire transfer, or
In the event of
non-payment, the account is responsible for any late fees, finance charges,
collection and/or legal fees incurred. A 1% interest rate per month may be
added for any payments exceeding 90 days. A completed credit application must be on
file for retailers who purchase more than 2x a year.
Press Inc. does not accept charges to American Express credit cards.
Only returnable product
purchased directly from Bess Press Inc. can be returned for credit. All books
are eligible for return, except with instances were product has been damaged,
product was purchased at bargain prices, product was purchased above 50%
discount mark, product was donated, or under any circumstance requiring
arrangement separate from the standard terms-of- sale.
eligible returns will be credited at the same price and discount at which the
books were purchased. An invoice stating quantities, titles, and ISBNs must
accompany all returns. Transportation charges on all returns must be pre-paid
by the customer. Bess Press Inc. will not pay shipping for any titles returned.
If books are received damaged when shipped from Bess Press Inc., retailers must
report damage and arrange for return within 10 working days of receiving order.
Bess Press Inc. will work with you to solve this problem.
shipments originate in Hawaii. In-stock titles will ship within 3-10 business
days. ALL orders in the United States or Guam are shipped via UPS Ground or
USPS Priority Mail. Retailers and customers must pay the actual shipping cost.
Shipping costs are based off the USPS established zip code shipping rates and
shipping arrangements can be made when specified/requested by the retailer or
customer prior to placing order. If specific shipping arrangements are
requested or different than those offered, than the retailer or customer will
be charged the ACTUAL shipping/postage cost. Bess Press Inc. will not be
responsible for lost packages once delivery is confirmed.
retailer or customer arranges order pick-up at the Bess Press Inc. Warehouse
and will be subject to a handling fee.
arrangements can be made by retailer, customer, or Bess Press Inc. and will be
subject to a handling fee.
SHIPPING: All international orders are shipped via
USPS. Actual shipping/postage charges will be added to all orders, plus a $5
Retail: Trade titles purchased are
applicable to the discounts provided. All retail purchases of Educational textbooks
and related materials are subject to only 25% discount off the retail price. Retail
purchases are subject to shipping and handling fees.
Educational titles purchased with a retail book order receive
the applicable discount under the educational policy. Educational discount
applies to ALL orders placed with an official purchase order and/or valid proof
of affiliation with an educational institution or organization, i.e. HHA or
other Homeschool associations. All Educational orders
will be charged 7% of the total sale for shipping and handling. The listed
DOMESTIC SHIPPING RATES do not apply. All orders arranged for PICK-UP at Bess
Press Inc. will be subject to a handling fee.
• All credit memos
will be initiated by Bess Press Inc. after receiving the returned merchandise.
• Any order
discrepancies must be reported to Bess Press Inc. within 30 days of
receiving the order.
Bess Press Inc. reserves the
right to change this policy without notice. Bess Press Inc. also reserves the right to
sell selected products under special terms at any time.
ORDERS AND INQUIRIES:
Bess Press Inc., Inc.
3565 Harding Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816 USA
Fax (808) 732-3627
Bess Press Inc. e-Retail and Customer Policy, cont’d
Effective January 1, 2011
EBook and Digitally Downloadable
format file Retail Policy
An e-retailer is a
business that purchases, distributes, or sells titles an e-Book and digitally
downloadable format file primarily to e-consumers other than schools, libraries,
or government agencies, through an electronic content server, via on-line stores
Bess Press Inc. eBook and
digitally downloadable file Retail and Customer Policy
Effective January 1, 2011
A customer is a person or
organization that purchases, accesses or makes available e-Books titles
and digitally downloadable files for sole use within an on-line venue or
through an authorized reseller. All Bess Press Inc. titles are not available to
be sold as an E-Book or digitally downloadable file. All e-Book titles
made available for digital sale must be approved by Publisher prior to being
made available via on-line and ecommerce platforms.
Per Bess Press Inc.’s post-publication
Distribution Agreement, and on e-Book titles and digitally downloadable
format files, Bess Press Inc. retains 70% of the listed retail list price and
the distributor or re-seller retains the remaining 30% of the listed retail list