Outsourcing Agreement - Manufacture, Bottling and Supply
This Outsourcing Agreement for Manufacture, Bottling and Supply is to be used when a Company producing drinks or other liquid products wishes to employ the services of another company for the manufacture, bottling and storage of those products.
Due to the construction and wording of the agreement, it is not suitable for non-liquid products. Care should also be taken in situations where the product may contain ingredients that are hazardous or, in some applications, illegal, as no provision is made in the agreement for such factors. This template may not be suitable for medicinal products. A non-specific alternative is also available.
This document covers a number of key areas including manufacture, quality control, packaging, storage, insurance, pricing and confidentiality.
This template is suitable where both parties are based in the UK and all relevant activities and arrangements take place in and relate to the UK. In any other case you should take legal advice before deciding whether to use or adapt this template.
This Outsourcing Agreement for Manufacture, Bottling and Supply contains the following clauses:
1. Definitions and Interpretation
2. Grant of Licence
3. Manufacture of Product
6. Quality Control
7. Pricing of Orders and Forecasts
9. Bottling and Packaging
11. Restrictions on the Contractor
12. Title and Risk
17. Intellectual Property
19. Term and Termination
20. Consequences of Termination
21. Force Majeure
23. Entire Agreement
24. Rights etc. cumulative and other matters
28. Relationship of the Parties
29. Set off
30. Law and Jurisdiction
1. Product Specification
2. Packaging Specification
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