We love keeping things simple, that’s why we created this site and the ordering process as basic as possible. If you have any questions, suggestions or feedback concerning our product, please write to:


Mail – hi@appenzeller-gurt.com
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Caspar Eberhard
Schipfe 45
8001 Zürich

General Business Terms (GBT)

Appenzeller Gurt  (hereinafter Appenzeller Gurt) is an online shop for belts and accessories from Appenzell. These terms and conditions shall apply to all orders placed on the website https://www.appenzeller-gurt.com. The Parties shall only be bound by the Terms & Conditions which are online the day the order is placed.

Online Orders are placed in the shop. The order is binding when the terms and conditions have been agreed to and the BUY-button has been pushed. Through this a completed and legally binding sales contract is concluded. After receiving your order an e-mail confirming the order will be sent to you.


Delivery time depends on several factors. Production takes about 1-3 weeks, delivery in Switzerland 3 workings days and 4-10 working day to Europe and overseas.

Our online offer is subject to change and non-binding. In general the articles offered in the online shop are available. Should it not be possible to deliver one or more articles due to stock variation Appenzeller Gurt will inform you about the circumstances as quickly as possible and offer you comparable articles. If none of these appeal to you, the amount due will be reimbursed.

Our retail prices are calculated ex-stock and are stated in Swiss Francs including legal value-added tax and excluding shipping charges. The prices in the online shop can be converted to EUROs € at the periodically fixed exchange rate using the button EURO.

For orders from our online shop possible payment methods are indicated there. With the first purchase on invoice we will open a purchasing account for you through which all purchases, payments and vouchers will then be processed.



The delivery within Switzerland is free.

EU countries

We charge CHF 12.00/14 to European countries – delivered with priority shipment, operated by Swiss Post.

Other countries (oversea)

The costs for shippment (priority) and handling for countries oversea costs 17 CHF. We delivery in the following countries outside Europe:

USA, Kanada, Australien, Neuseeland, Japan, Korea, Indien, China, Türkei, Mexico, Shanghai,


We charge 7.7% VAT on orders from Switzerland (already inclusive in the shown price).

For deliveries to other countries (EU & Overseas) the Swiss VAT is deduced. The goods are dispatched customs declared. Depending on the receiving country, the relative customs duties and goods import tax rates are effective (e.g. 19% VAT in Germany). The purchaser has to bear these customs duties and taxes.


For orders in Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein the following payment methods are available: invoice, credit card, Paypal and twint. Orders from abroad can only be paid for by credit card or paypal.

With prepayment you will receive an invoice beforehand (attached to the confirmation mail. Production/delivery shall take place after the funds are received on our bank account. We reserve the chosen product for 10 days. During this period you can settle the invoice comfortably via post or bank transfer.

We accept credit cards (Stripe) and Paypal. With invoice can be ordered only until 300 CHF, then credit cards and bank transfer apply.

Payments can be made in Swiss Francs (CHF), Euro (EUR) or US Dollars (USD).

Payment via Sofort.com (SOFORT AG)

SOFORT Banking is an international online payment system TÜV certified. Without opening a virtual bank account or owning a credit card ,payments can be done in real time and your order will be packed and dispatched. This specific payment method is available just in Switzerland and in some selected European countries.

For further informations please check the official website www.sofort.com.

The ordered products remain property of Appenzeller Gurt until they have been fully paid for.

You have the right to withdraw from the contract within 20 days after receiving the merchandise, through returning the merchandise with a reason for return. Returning the merchandise is to your responsibility and costs.

Only immaculate, completely intact and unworn articles will be taken back. Particularly worn, dirty, damaged or badly smelling products can’t be taken back. If this is not the case, we reserve the right to assert compensation claims.

Returns are to be sent to:

Appenzeller Gurt
Schipfe 45
8001 Zurich

Please mark the returns as «Returned goods»!

The value of the returned article can be deducted from the total amount due. If the total amount has already been transferred to Appenzeller Gurt, you can choose between a cash or voucher reimbursement. Shipping costs will not be refunded.

We ask you to examine the correctness, completeness and intactness of received articles. Complaints regarding the scope of delivery, material defects, incorrect delivery and quantity deviations are to be reported to us within 10 working days after receipt. Shortcomings will be examined by Appenzeller Gurt immediately, If Appenzeller Gurt accepts the shortcoming, and the article is still in stock, you will receive a replacement and shipping costs will be reimbursed. Otherwise the full amount will be reimbursed.

Warranty of purchased articles is limited to the warranties of the respective producers. Claims cease to exist if there is improper handling or personal intervention.

Protecting your personal data is very important to us. We follow the applicable data protection regulations and secure your data against unauthorised access of a third party (data security precautions).

Our online shop is encrypted through SSL (Secure Socket Layer), which safely transfers all data concerning the supply as well as your payment and personal data to us. Appenzeller Gurt is authorised to use your personal data to provide you with special offers or information about our new collection. You can revoke your consent to the use of your personal data for commercial purpose anytime by writing an e-mail to hi@appenzeller- gurt.com. Using technological and organisational measures we secure our website and other systems against loss, deletion, access, change and distribution of your data through unauthorised people. Access to your purchasing account is only possible after entering your personal password.

This website contains a Facebook-button. Through activating this Facebook-button you get into direct contact with the social network Facebook. Facebook may use the personal data of it’s users in a way that doesn’t comply with data protection, since utilisation of the data may not provide enough information. Appenzeller Gurt GmbH is not liable for any damage that may arise through abusive use of your personal data through Facebook.

The contractual relationship between you and Appenzeller Gurt shall be governed by Swiss material law under exclusion of the UN convention on the International Sale of Goods of 11.April 1980 (UN sales law). Area of jurisdiction for all disputes is Zürich. Appenzeller Gurt is further authorised to electively call upon the court at the seat/domicile of the customer.

Zurich, 4. März 2014