Terms and Conditions

Hello wine and spirits lovers. I, Martin 'the Cahn', invite you to explore the web store, browse the products, read blog posts and to ask me any questions you might have. If you visit in person, at #10 O'Connell Street in Auckland, or are shopping here online, you agree to accept our terms and conditions. Please read them carefully.


About Us

In our Terms and Conditions, the references to ‘we’ or ’us’ refer to Cahn and Finlay Limited located at 10 O'Connell Street, Auckland CBD, New Zealand, 1010.


Use of website

To comply with current licensing and all associated legislation, the Cahn and Finlay Ltd. website may only be used by persons of 18 years or over. By using our website, you agree that you are 18 years old or older. If you are not, you must not use this site.



All products and services we provide are subject to availability. Our products often come from small producers and our allocations run out from time to time. We may substitute the products ordered with the latest vintage, an equal alternative of the same or greater value, all with your consent (of course we will ask first).



Please note that reviews and images of products on our site are for descriptive and illustrative purposes only. The products you purchase may vary slightly from those images, e.g. vintage or label.

We will not be liable for loss or damage due to handling by customers. In particular we will not be liable for spillages or breakages. Please be aware that:

  • Alcohol should be consumed in moderation.
  • Red wine, in particular, can cause staining on fabrics.
  • Extra care should be taken when removing the cork of Champagnes and sparkling wines.
  • A case of wine is heavy.  When lifting it, please take due care.
  • Website orders can ONLY be shipped to physical addresses and NOT to postal addresses.  For overseas (non-NZ) shipping, please contact us.
  • Please email us on cahnandfinlay@gmail.com if you are located overseas and wish to purchase from us.



All prices on our website and in store are in NZ dollars and include GST. Delivery charges are additional.

Discounted prices will be clearly listed.

We reserve the right to amend prices without notice in the event of currency fluctuations, changes in the rate of GST or other taxes.

We reserve the right to adjust offers, goods and specifications of goods at our discretion.

Electronic communications

When you visit the Cahn and Finlay Ltd. website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. In return, you consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site or any of our official affiliated social media platforms. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.



All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio or video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Cahn and Finlay Ltd. or its content suppliers and is protected by international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Cahn and Finlay Ltd. or its software suppliers and protected by international copyright laws.


Copyright complaints

Cahn and Finlay Ltd and its affiliates respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please email us with your complaint.


License and site access

Cahn and Finlay Ltd grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of one of the directors of Cahn and Finlay Ltd. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of the director of Cahn and Finlay Ltd. You may not frame or utilise framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Cahn and Finlay Ltd and its affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilising Cahn and Finlay Ltd's name or trademarks without the express written consent of Cahn and Finlay Ltd. Any unauthorised use terminates the permission or license granted by Cahn and Finlay Ltd. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of Cahn and Finlay Ltd so long as the link does not portray Cahn and Finlay Ltd, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner or matters. You may not use any Cahn and Finlay Ltd. logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.


Review, comments, communications, and other

Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content; and submit suggestions, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation. You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of content. Cahn and Finlay Ltd reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Cahn and Finlay Ltd and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Cahn and Finlay Ltd and its affiliates and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Cahn and Finlay Ltd or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. Cahn and Finlay Ltd has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Cahn and Finlay Ltd takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.


Disclaimer of warranties and limitations

This site is provided by Cahn and Finlay Ltd. on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis.  Cahn and Finlay Ltd. makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. You expressly agree that your use of this site is at your own risk.  To the full extent permissible by law, Cahn and Finlay Ltd. disclaims all warranties, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.  Cahn and Finlay Ltd. does not warrant that this site, its servers, or e-mails sent from Cahn and Finlay Ltd. are free of viruses or other harmful components. Cahn and Finlay Ltd. will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site. 


Applicable law

By visiting Cahn and Finlay Ltd, you agree that the laws of New Zealand, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Cahn and Finlay Ltd or its affiliates.



Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to Cahn and Finlay Ltd or to products you purchase through Cahn and Finlay Ltd shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Auckland, New Zealand, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Cahn and Finlay Ltd's intellectual property rights, Cahn and Finlay Ltd may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any court in New Zealand, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing, by an independent arbitrator. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.