Welcome to Francisco Records your market place for reggae music on the net since March 1999.
We aim to provide the largest, most comprehensive selection of original reggae vinyl possible.
Francisco Records is Gary and Christina Francis. We have been selling records by mail order for several years and have many satisfied customers world-wide.
Terms of Trade
Place your order by Email or fax quoting; label, catalogue number, artiste,
title and price.
In a perfect world we'd be sitting at home waiting for your orders so that we could give you an instant turnaround.
In the real world however we conduct this operation on a part time basis and our stock is too extensive to be accommodated at home. Having said that we endeavor to operate a seven day cycle. We go to our storage facility one day a week to; replenish stock with new purchases, sort out that week's orders and retrieve paid invoices for shipping.
This means in practice that, if you conduct your side of the transaction electronically, it usually takes on average 14 days from the receipt of your order to the dispatch of your goods.
We have been
inconvenienced lately by an outbreak of time-wasters. These are
In an effort to
combat this sort of antisocial behavior we will only respond to orders from
potential customers who identify themselves with their name and address. We
maintain meticulous records of people who have let us down in the past and make
strenuous efforts to stop them doing it again..
Our prices are denoted in Pounds Sterling
payments options are:
All cheques should be made payable to Francisco Records.
We do not give discounts as a rule because our margins are constrained by the competitive nature of the business. We are often harangued, by people who place smallish orders, for quantity discounts. We have some large customers and, as a rule, our largest customers neither ask for nor receive discounts.
POSTAGE & PACKAGING (UK Rates)
First Record Each Additional Record
Size Cost Cost
LP 2.50 0.50
12" 2.50 0.50
7" 1.25 0.20
Overseas customers will be quoted for each shipment.
We recommend that packages valued at over £25.00 be registered/insured, at an additional cost of £4.50. We always secure certificates of posting and do not accept responsibility for the loss of unregistered packages. Registration is not available to certain destinations, but insurance is available if goods are shipped via courier.
Allow 7 days for cheques to clear
We grade our records using Record Collector magazine criteria.
Except in exceptional circumstances we stock only records that are between Mint and EX condition and items are visually graded.MINT = unplayed ex-shop stock.
EX = Record shows sings of light usage.
For practical purposes mint minus will be listed as mint. if you wish to purchase only items that are unplayed, say so and you will invoiced only for un-played items.
OTHER ABBREVIATIONS USED:
PIC = Picture disc
PC = Picture cover
WOL = Writing on label
WOS = Writing on cover
All records listed are UK originals unless otherwise stated
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