Distribution Contract Template

Distribution Agreement - Manufacturer's Version

This Distribution Agreement (Manufacturer's Version) regulates and records the relationship between a manufacturer of a product and the distributor of that product.

The agreement can be used either as an Exclusive Distribution Agreement / Sole Distribution Agreement or as a non exclusive agreement by simple amendment.

The template is designed for the manufacturer/supplier of the product. As such it provides for strong legal protection for the manufacturer. It allows the manufacturer to set minimum targets to the distributor. A distributor-biased version of this Distribution Agreement is also available.

The document contains clauses and a schedule concerned with training and services to be provided by the Manufacturer to the Distributor. This may not be relevant if the product being distributed is, for example, a consumable and can be removed if they are not appropriate.

This Distribution Agreement (Manufacturer's Version) contains the following clauses:

1. Defintions and Interpretations
2. Appointment
3. Supply of the Products
4. Minimum Targets
5. Distributor's Obligations
6. Conditions of Sale
7. Services
8. Support and Training
9. Trademarks and Packaging
10. Payments and Records
11. Duration and Termination
12. Effects of Termination
13. Confidentiality
14. Liability
15. Indemnity
16. Force Majeure
17. Nature of the Agreement
18. Costs
19. Notices and Service
20. Relationship of the Parties
21. Set off
22. Arbitration
23. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

And Schedules:

1. Products
2. Minimum Targets
3. Prices
4. Trade Marks
5. Services

This document is in open format. Either enter the requisite details in the highlighted fields or adjust the wording to suit your purposes