General terms and conditions of business

1. sales prices, invoicing, means of payment

Our prices are quoted in Swiss francs, including value added tax. Transportation and shipping costs are not included in the indicated prices.

2. validity of conditions and prices

The prices published at the time of the order shall apply. We reserve the right to make changes to the assortment, vintage, prices and conditions, the availability of the wines and to correct obvious errors and typing mistakes.

3. collection and cash discounts per order

We grant a collection discount of 3% on complete boxes of 6 on articles not already reduced.

4. value discounts per order

CHF 250.00 to CHF 499.00 2%
CHF 500.00 to CHF 749.00 3%
CHF 750.00 to CHF 999.00 4%
From CHF 1000.00 5%

The value discounts do not apply to voucher orders, Segreto wines, or items that have already been reduced in price and are granted on the amount minus the collection discount. The discounts are not cumulative.

5. terms of delivery

We will give you the shipping costs to the whole of Switzerland for as little as CHF 100. For lower order volumes the shipping costs are CHF 15.00. You will normally receive your order within 1-3 working days. The surcharge for a delivery on the next working day before 12.00 noon is CHF 10.00 per parcel. 

6. terms of payment

Invoices are payable within 30 days net from date of invoice. Interest on arrears and reminder fees may be charged. For customers unknown to us, we carry out a credit check and reserve the right to deliver only against credit card or advance payment. For orders of CHF 500 or more, we require advance payment for new customers.

No invoices are issued abroad.

7. reservation of title and right of withdrawal

Vergani has the right to withdraw from the purchase contract. In case of prepayment, the customer will receive the amount back within 5 days. The goods remain the property of Vergani + Co AG until full payment has been made. In case of default of payment, we are entitled to withdraw from the purchase contract.

8. vergani pleasure guarantee

On unopened articles we grant a right of return with a money-back guarantee of 30 days. You can return them to us at the Enoteca at Zentralstrasse 141, 8003 Zurich. 

In the case of opened articles, which the customer has received from us via a Deguset request and which could not convince him/her, we will send a voucher with the amount of the respective wine. The voucher can be used in our Enoteca as well as in our online shop The Vergani Genuss Garantie for opened articles at the deguset is valid until 30 days after receipt of the deguset.

9. sale to minors

Vergani & Co. AG sells alcoholic beverages only to persons over 18 years. With your order you confirm that you are entitled to purchase.

10. deliveries abroad

Our delivery service is limited to Switzerland.

11. liability

Any liability in connection with our offer (in particular incorrect illustrations, texts and prices) and the delivery is excluded to the extent permitted by law.

12. privacy policy

Your privacy is important to us. To ensure that you retain control of your personal information, we collect and process it only in accordance with applicable data protection laws and make every effort to protect your personal information.

Your personal data at Vergani

Personal data is information that is used to identify you or that can be assigned to you. This includes, for example, your name, your telephone number, your address, your e-mail address and your IP address, your purchasing activities and your password. If you are in contact with us to process your order in our online shop, via e-mail or other means of communication, if you would like to receive our periodic newsletter and other information or if you are interested in our events or services, we will collect, process and use your personal data for our own purposes.

We only pass on this information to third parties if we work together with external partners for our events and services. The data passed on in this way may only be used by our partners to fulfil their services (e.g. delivery notifications). Other suppliers and auxiliary persons (e.g. for setting up, servicing and maintaining our IT systems) may also have access to your personal data and are therefore contractually obliged by us to comply with all applicable data protection regulations.

Our measures to protect your personal data at Vergani

Vergani is a Swiss company and we apply such technical, organisational and other measures as we deem appropriate to protect your personal data from loss, disclosure and, most importantly, unauthorised access, such as the issuance of directives, training, IT and network security solutions, access controls and restrictions and other controls. We regularly review our security policies and processes with our IT specialists to ensure that your data is protected.

Our use of your personal data at Vergani

We use your personal data primarily to recommend our products and services to you, to process your orders and to fulfil our legal obligations, in particular our accounting obligations. In addition, we use your personal data to further develop our products and services, for security measures (IT, building and communication security) and, if you have permitted us to do so, to send you our publications and other information. To protect legitimate interests, we must disclose personal data in certain cases. This can be the case with (i) statutory obligations to provide information, (ii) legal disputes and (iii) the collection of debts.

Cookies, tracking (Google Analytics, Facebook) and other technologies

We use cookies to optimise your use of our website. Cookies are small files which are stored on your data carrier and which store certain settings and data for the exchange with our website via your browser. This storage facilitates your use, for example by storing certain entries made by you in such a way that you do not have to repeat them constantly. Most of the cookies used by us are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of the browser session (end of session) ("session cookies"). Session cookies are required, for example, so that the cookie information is not displayed again on every page.

The visits to our websites are evaluated by means of Google Analytics and cookies for the purpose of improving the offer. An order processing contract has been concluded with Google. The data is collected anonymously and not on a personal basis. You can generally deactivate Google Analytics with the help of a browser add-on.

In addition, we also use cookies that remain on your hard drive ("permanent cookies"). On your next visit, we will then automatically recognize that you have already been with us, although we do not know who you are. In the cookies we use, only pseudonymous data is stored, but not your name, your IP address or similar data that would allow a direct assignment of the cookie to you. These permanent cookies (lifetime 1 month to 10 years) are stored on your hard disk and delete themselves after the specified time. If you block our cookies, our website will only be available to you with limited functionality.

Our website uses Google Analytics and comparable web analysis services. Google LLC, USA, also uses cookies to transfer information about your use of (including your IP address) to a server in the USA, where it is combined with data from other websites that you have visited and stored. Google LLC uses this information to compile reports on your website activities for website operators and to provide other services associated with website and Internet use. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. If you have also registered directly with Google (e.g. for Gmail, Google Cloud, etc.), Google knows your identity. You can find more information about this directly at Google: hdp://

We use social plugins from Facebook Inc., USA. These plugins can be recognized by the Facebook logo or the like button. The data exchange explicitly does not take place by clicking on the Like button, but already by the code delivered by Facebook on our website ("Facebook cookie"). The collected data is not completely visible to us as operators of and cannot be changed by us. Details about the handling of your personal data by Facebook can be found in the privacy policy of Facebook:

In addition, third party anonymous cookies may be installed in the browsers of website visitors. 

Your concerns are important to us

If you have any questions regarding the storage, processing or archiving of your personal data, we will be happy to deal with your concerns. You can reach us as follows:

Vergani & Co AG, Gianni Vergani, Data Protection Officer, Zentralstrasse 141, 8003 Zurich
T 044 451 25 00, e-mail:

Declaration of consent

By accepting the above statement, you expressly consent to all above processing of the personal data collected about you in the manner described above for the purposes stated.

15 Applicable law and place of jurisdiction

Our business activities are based on Swiss law. Place of jurisdiction is Zurich.


Status 1.10.2020, Vergani & Co AG