How do I access my account?
Enter your "E-mail" and "Password" in the upper right corner of the site to loggin, and enter in your personal area.
Thereafter, you can use, view and change all your personal data.
Your personal page provides access to lists of products, information of discounts, offers and order history.
It is very important to keep this information up to date, since these will be used for the treatment of your purchases in the online store (parcel delivery address, name of the buyer on the invoice, email, phone, etc.).
I don´t want to receive more emails. How should I proceed?
If you no longer wish to receive e-mails from Impetus (promotions, exclusive offers, news), please send an email with your details (Name, email, address) to firstname.lastname@example.org to request to unsubscribe you from our database.
How do I place an order?
The process is simple, safe and practical:
- Please register as Impetus customer.
- Choose the items you are looking for by browsing our online store or using the search function.
- Choose size and color you want and click the "Add to Cart."
- You can repeat the second step to add more items. The contents of your shopping cart are updated at the top of the page.
- When you have all items in the cart, please click on the button "execute order".
- We provide you later the information about the delivery location, type of payment and confirmation.
- Finally we will send an email with the confirmation.
The items inside the shopping cart are only assured after confirming the order.
How do I know if an item is available?
If a product is not in stock, you will be informed in detail of the product as "Unavailable" when the order process.
We cannot guarantee availability at times of promotions / sales.
What happens if the item ordered has elapsed between the request and its processing?
Whenever these situations occur, you will receive an email with information on the method of repayment.
Can I change my order after confirmation?
Yes you can, contact by email email@example.com or call +351 253 859 227, providing support your order number you can request to change it.
Please be advised that if the order has been processed and shipped we can't make any kind of change.
I want to cancel my order. What must I do?
You may cancel an order while it has not yet been processed.
Please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with information about the reason for cancellation, order number and customer number.
Only after validation of Protechdry, the order may be canceled or not.
How is done the refund if you cancel an order?
In case of order cancellation, you will be reimbursed on the same way of the payment method.
All refunds are dealt with as speedily as possible, to the legal maximum period of 30 days after purchase.
How do I know if my order was done correctly?
After placing your order you will see a confirmation page with the same and its number.
You will receive an email with all information regarding your order.
Can I see the status of my order?
Enter in your personal account at the top of the site by clicking on "Enter" and go through the data used in the register.
You can see all orders made to date as well as their status.
All information regarding the status of your order will be sent to you via e-mail.
As a result, it is particularly important for you to ensure that you enter a current e-mail address when you place your order in the PROTECHDRY Online Store and that you check your e-mails regularly.
Who delivers orders?
Currently the orders are delivered by the more appropriate dispatch partners.
Does Protechdry international shipping?
Yes. In addition to making deliveries in mainland Portugal and the Islands (Madeira and Azores), PROTECHDRY also distribute to other countries in the world.
The shipping cost does not include customs fees charged by some countries like Russia, Brasil and USA among others.
I haven´t received my order, has it already been sent?
If you have received an email with the shipping confirmation, your order has been shipped.
Thereafter the term of delivery can vary from 24 to 3 business days. If this demand has not yet approved your order, please contact us by e-mail email@example.com or phone number +351 253 859 227.
In the event of unforeseen circumstances, beyond the control of our store, the timeliness of service delivery may be difficult or even impossible to carry out.
In these cases, the customer will be informed about the delay and, if accepted, the products will be delivered to the new date to be arranged.
Can I get the receipt at a different address than the delivery?
Yes, you can set a delivery address and a receipt address.
What is the meaning of the state 'Parcial Shipping' ?
One or more items of your order were not immediately available so we proceeded to send part of your order.
As soon as the other articles are available we will send them.
The size I ordered did not fit me, now what?
Contact us via email - firstname.lastname@example.org - or by telephone to tell us the correct size.
We will schedule a new delivery to the article in the correct size and time of delivery.
And the dispatcher collects the older article.
I have to return an item, how do I do?
You must login in your account on our online store, go to your orders historic, and returning the articles you want of the concerned order.
You have a period of 14 working days from the date of receipt of the order, to make the return.
We accept returns, particularly in the following situations:
- Product with manufacturing defect or damaged unless the damage has been caused by the customer;
- Product (or amount) of the different ordered;
- Order delivered after the deadline.
- If you’re not satisfied with the product in terms of design, color, size, cutting or finishing.
The articles must be returned in their original packaging. Otherwise and if they arrive damaged, Protechdry reserves the right to refuse the returning.
Once your return arrives, it will be analyzed and accept or not. A quality control of their were used or not, if they present a defect or not, etc. This control is made according to the reasons given.
When you proceed to your returning, you will see appear two options. You can choose to receive an online store voucher in the amount of the arricles value, or choose to get reimbursed in the amount of the articles value. Notice that the reimbursement will be made on the same payment method of the order.
After all this process, you will see appear the address to dispatch :
Impetus Retail LDA.
Estrada da Praia, Nr 1755
Can I return something that was not ordered from the Potechdry Online Store?
Please understand that we are only able to accept items purchased in our Potechdry Online Store.
How can I use a Gift Voucher?
If you have a Voucher, you can use at as a type of payment. For that you only have to introduce your voucher code.
If the value of the voucher is less than the total amount of your order, you must select another available payment method.
How can I use a discount voucher?
If you have a discount voucher when you reach the shopping cart you can enter in the field on the code assigned to it and check the value recalculated later from your cart.
For any further clarification, please contact us:
a) by letter, to Impetus for Têxteis SA Estrada da Praia, nr º 1755 4740-696 Barqueiros;
b) via e-mail to email@example.com
Which data are collected and what's the intended purpose?
The data collected are intended to be analyzed for decision and management of services provided, as well as direct marketing. Information on the date of birth is for the birthday promotions and to send postcard greetings. Impetus announces that the answer to the questions (except the date of birth) is required; otherwise the costumer will not be part of the Protechdry database, and therefore not able to benefit from exclusive promotions campaigns and constant customer base Protechdry data.
The data provided are confidential and are not shared with other entities.
How can I change or delete the personal data?
The data subject has the right of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition to disclosure of their data.
I need help, who can I contact?
You can send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us via the contact form and receive an answer as quickly as possible.
You can also call us at +351253859227 phone where you can put your questions, from Monday to Friday between 09:00 and 12:00 and 14:00 and 17:00. Please ask for the head of online store.
When connecting to better identify, always state:
- Your name
- The number of your order only require the last 3 digits
Who is responsible if custom duties are incurred, ?
It is the buyer's responsibility for any custom duty fees that may be charged upon delivery.
How the import duty will be charged depends on each country’s custom policies.
Shopping at protechdry.com is very easy.
Do I have to register to be able to order?
To place an order, you must register in our online store, through the "Login / Register"
This step is required so we can deliver your order correctly.
How to Buy
Just follow these steps:
- Choose the category and then the product type (slips, retro, boxers, and pyjamas).
- View the products you are interested. By clicking on the picture you can see every detail, available: sizes, composition and reference code, characteristic and price.
- Select an item and add it to your basket. You can then choose to continue shopping or to process order.
- If you wish to continue shopping, repeat the process but if you wish to process the order, log in.
- If you have a discount VOUCHER (only aplicable on products without any discount), insert on the basket.
- Once you have entered your details, check that they are correct and click on confirm.
- Check if the delivery and invoice address are correct and click on to confirm.
- Select a payment method: bank transference, hipay payment (ATM, credit card, payshop).
- Please confirm your order.
- You will receive an email confirmation of your order.
It´s safe to shop at your online store?
We guarantee that every online transaction you make will be 100% safe.
Shopping at Protechdry Online Store, besides the convenience, speed and ease, you are guaranteed safety.
All your data are protected and will only be used for marketing and or customer support in case of contact.
Can I order items that are not available on the online store?
Yes, simply request by email (email@example.com) indicating the reference and information about the product.
You will receive the item details, including availability and prices.
At this time you may pay for your orders in total security through Bank Transfer, Credit Card (PayPal or Hipay).
Which payment method can I use to make my purchase?
Choosing this method of payment, you should make the transfer to Impetus account.
Bank: Novo Banco
Bank address: R. Eng. Losa Faria, 88/90, 4740-353 Esposende - Portugal
ACCOUNT #6410 3848 0005
IBAN PT50 0007 0641 0003 8480 0058 7
*Atention: Please send the proof of payment to firstname.lastname@example.org (Ex: ATM receipt, bank deposit slip).
Company name: IMPETUS RETAIL - LDA.
Company address: RUA DA FÁBRICA, 45 - 4740-141 APÚLIA
The method of payment by bank transfer is somewhat slower than payment with a credit card. The transfer may take 2 or 3 days to be validated; therefore the order will only be received 5 to 7 business days after transfer confirmation.
In this payment method it is not necessary that the account holder be the same as the person who makes the purchase. It is sufficient to indicate the title-holder of the account and the purchase number on the proof of payment of the order. If the payment is not carried out in 5 working days, we shall be forced to cancel the order. If the deadline for the payment by Bank transfer has passed, we suggest you repurchase your items, being that there is a very strict deadline for purchases made by this method.
PayPal is a free on-line payment system used by over 100 million people all over the world.
This payment method allows you to use your credit card (VISA, American Express, and MasterCard) to make purchases from our shop as well as many other on-line stores. All you need is to create a free PayPal account or pay directly with your credit card.
When you click to finalise your order, you will be redirected to a secure PAYPAL payment site to proceed with the payment.
If you are already a PayPal Customer, all you need to enter is your user name and password. If you are not registered to Paypal and don't want to have an account just choose the payment with credit card information. At the end of the payment you will be sent back to the site where your order ends.
You will receive a confirmation of your order and a confirmation from PayPal.
If for any reason you can not satisfy your order is placed a full refund of the amount paid directly into your PayPal account and the card used, or if it is your option, you can get this value in credit to your checking account to a future purchase.
Choose your preferred method of payment to pay for your online purchases: Bank transfers, cash payments, pre-authorised bank withdrawals, and debit/credit cards… An offer that is regularly expanding, with numerous payment methods referenced each month. (VISA, Mastercard, Maestro).
when you select payment with Hipay you will be displayed a form to input your credit card information.
What payment type should I use?
We accept payment by Paypal, credit card or bank transfer. Both methods are effective and safe.
If you want a faster is the ideal method is to use Paypal / Credit Card that will be confirmed immediately in our systems.
Payment by bank transfer requires more work on your part, since they will have to do through your bank - via online, telephone or counter - or through the ATM, so we must send us proof of the transfer by mail (email@example.com ).
How do I use PayPal?
- To use this method of payment, when ordering, select the Paypal option and continue until the end of the order.
- You will then be automatically redirected to Paypal's website.
- Once on the Paypal website, you should choose between two possible types of payment (Paypal account or credit card).
3.1 - If you choose to pay through Paypal Account:
3.1.1 - Should do the login (email address and password) in your Paypal account for payment.
3.1.2 - It will then be automatically redirected to our website.
3.1.3 - End of Process.
3.2 - If you choose to pay via credit card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover):
3.2.1 – You must fill in the requested data, personal data and credit card data.
3.2.2 –You must enter the field "Enter the code below to show" a security code. This code is displayed just below the field to complete and must be copied exactly as it appears (letters and numbers). This is an anti-fraud systems has already been mentioned.
3.2.3 – Click the "Continue".
3.2.4 – Confirm that the data and values are correct and click the "Pay" for payment.
3.2.5 –To return to our website, click on the link "Return to Merchant".
3.2.6 – End of Process.
Once we receive the indication of payment (sent by PayPal), we proceed your order.
Note: PayPal is a centralized payment system that ensures the proper use of your data with reliability and security through anti-fraud controls.
How do I pay a Bank Transfer?
Please follow the following steps:
- Select the option on our website "payment by bank transfer."
- Go to your bank, ATM or use the home banking and make your bank transfer to the nib that you provide.
- Send us a proof that he made his transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org. * (Eg ATM slip, the bank deposit slip)
How do I send the proof of the bank transfer?
Some banks provide zone transfers the possibility to send an alert via e-mail to the transferee.
Place the field of e-mail address "email@example.com" and in that allows you to write a description of the transfer, indicate the number of your order.
If your bank does not have this feature or cannot make this process, you can send the proof via email.
Payment by credit card is safe?
Paying by credit card on Impetus online store is 100% secure.
We use SSL encrypted communication, and work with a real-time connection to the banking systems (Unicre/SIBS).
Pay by credit card over the Internet is provided through secure websites (like ours) and a reliable entity does not bring any kind of trouble.
I try to make a purchase with my credit card, but the request was refused. What should I do?
The banks have a security system that limits purchases over the Internet.
Maybe that's why they have refused the request.
If you want to make a purchase, you better contact your bank and request authorization to purchase on the Internet and then resume your order.
Shipping Terms and Conditions
Impetus only processes your order after the payment. In cases of payment by bank transfer we will only process the order after the payment has a good collecting.
- The order delay averages 24h-48h to be sent to the address indicated. In case of promotions or collection transition it could be up to 5 working days.
- Orders made Friday after noon; Saturday and Sunday will only be processed the next Monday.
- Impetus uses the best carriers in the business to make sure your order gets to you on time.
- Your order status and its tracking number will be sent to you via email and you can access this information in your customer account.
Countries Shipping Cost Delivery Time (after
(Free for purchases over € 39,90)
between 2 and 3 working days
Spain (Except Islands)
5 EUR(Free for purchases over € 39,90)
between 2 and 3 working days
(Free for purchases over € 39,90)
between 2 and 3 working days
Please consult with us
NOTE: During product sales / promotions the delivery time may vary.
You should always give a phone number. If you're not able to receive your order the carrier will attempt to contact you to reschedule a new date of delivery, after three attempts the order will return to the place of shipment. For more information please contact us.
Report a late delivery:
If you received a shipping confirmation email and your order has not arrived within a reasonable time, please contact us via this link: "Contact" or send us an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: (+351) 253 859 227 (12:00 and from 09.00-14.00h-17.00h, except week-ends and holidays) Tell the operator your name and order number.
In case of loss of the order or undeliverable to the recipient, the service anomaly detection may take 14 working days to confirm the occurrence, there is no refund made this period of time.
I have to make a last-minute shopping, how can I speed up the delivery of the order?
We encourage last-minute orders through PayPal, it is the fastest payment method as it does not need to send us the proof of bank transfer.
In order to expedite the process, you can send an email to email@example.com to indicate your order number and refer the urgency of your request.
You should communicate your intention to proceed with the exchange of an item through the form, available in "My Account -> History and details of my orders" (upper right corner of your screen):
Is it possible to return a product purchased on the Protechdry online shop?
Yes, it’s possible to return it up to 14 days after the delivery. After that deadline, Protechdry reserves the right to not accept returns.
What is the return period of an article purchased at the Protechdry online shop?
The return period is 14 days after receiving the order.
Can I exchange a product purchased at the online shop if it doesn’t fit me or if I don’t like it?
The Protechdry Online Shop does not accept direct product exchanges, but we return the price of the articles, in that case you can make a new purchase with the item size and colour that you want.
How should I proceed if the article is defective?
If the article purchased have a defect, you should return it, stating the reason and the defect found in the article when submitting your return.If our Quality Department attests the defect or non-conformity of the article with what is shown in the online shop as justification for the return, we will proceed with the full refund of the price paid for the article, since we do not ship a new article.
Is the submission of the return request at the online shop mandatory?
Yes, the submission of the return request at the Online Shop is mandatory, otherwise we cannot process your return correctly, or refund the amount corresponding to your return.
How do I make a return at the online shop?
1. You must submit your return online in your account by clicking on “Returns” and then on “New Return”.2. Select the order number that you wish to return.3. From the list of articles, check only the item that you wish to return.4. If you prefer, you can enter all the additional information you consider to be relevant in the comments box.5. Submit.6. Send the item to the correct address on the page after validation of your return.
How is the return processed after the submission is made?
1. Place the article(s) in the original packaging or, if you no longer have it, in a package suitable for its safe transport. The Client is fully responsible for any damages caused to the product should the return shipping of the article be done using a packaging different from the one in which the article was received. The articles, together with the invoice, must be sent by post to the following address:Impetus Portugal Têxteis SAEstrada da Praia, 17554740-696 BarqueirosPortugal2. The refund will be made within 30 working days from the date of receipt of the returned product, through the same payment method originally use.
How should I prepare the return shipping?
Place the item(s) in the original packaging or, if you no longer have it, in a package suitable for its safe transport. The Costumer is fully responsible for any damages caused to the product should the return shipping of the article be done using a packaging different from the one in which the item was received. The items, together with the invoice, must be sent by post.
Who pays the return shipping costs?
All the shipping costs are free, except for the countries not part of the European Union.
How will I receive the value for the return?
Once the return is approved, you will receive an e-mail confirmation, and if the same is done in perfect conditions and within the established deadline - 30 days - you will receive the amount corresponding to the article returned, through the same method your purchase was made:
1. Payment by ATM
Once the articles are returned and gone through our Quality Department, the return order will be given and we will request your IBAN via e-mail, so we can process your refund via bank transfer.
2. Payment by Credit Card/PayPal
If you made the payment via credit card, MBNet, or PayPal, your refund will be made through the same payment method.
What if the amount refunded is incorrect?
Please contact our consumer support service as soon as possible through the e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or if you prefer by phone +351 253 859 227. We will do our best effort to solve your problem as soon as possible.
Which are the advantages of registering?
By registering, you will benefit from campaigns, discounts and exclusive offers. The purchase process is easier, as soon as you login, your personal data will be automatically discharged, avoiding having to repeat information each time you place an order. All purchases you make at the online store will accumulate in your account.
Impetus Customer Benefits:
- Promotional campaigns defined in each collection;
- Customer Area Access Impetus for consulting the detailed purchase and modification of personal data;
- Free shipping on purchases over 39,90€ euros.
How do I register?
To register in Impetus's online store, you should use "Register", available at the top right of the webpage.
To register you have to:
- Fill in your personal data in the form submitted. Please fill always with a valid e-mail address. The user of the site Impetusunderwear.com is responsable for data access to his account (username and password).
- You will receive a message that will allow you to complete the registration process on the provided e-mail address.
- The fields "username" and "password" are essential for your next visit. If you lose your data, enter your email and you will automatically receive an e-mail to reset your password.
- Impetus need your correct data to deliver your order and to notify you about the status.
What is the 'My Account'?
By accessing this area, you will be able to check all the purchase you made on Impetus online store, with the possibility to check the description of each order, as well as access and print the documents generated by it.
To see the description of each order, just "click" on the number.
In cases of misuse of the site, and whatever the applicable legal procedure, Impetus reserves the right to cancel the user registration, removal orders and any other content.
Are my data safe on your site?
Protechdry takes commitment to protect privacy and security of each client's personal information.
The information you provide us is intended to:
- Provide you a personalized and appropriate service;
- Process and deliver your order, and notifies you about the status.
- Ensure an efficient and fast customer service.
I forgot my password. How can I recover?
You can easily recover a forgotten password.
We will send you an e-mail so that you can recover your password.
- Please go to the main page and click on Login.
- Click on “Forgot your password?”
- Enter you email and click send
How can I reset my password?
You can always reset your password.
Please change your password in your personal data into “My Account”.
Online Dispute Resolution
The Online Dispute Resolution website is an official website managed by the European Commission dedicated to helping consumers and traders resolve their disputes out-of-court.
Centro de Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo de Lisboa http://www.centroarbitragemlisboa.pt/ Centro de Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo do Vale do Ave/Tribunal Arbitral http://www.triave.pt/ CIAB – Centro de Informação, Mediação e Arbitragem de Consumo (Tribunal Arbitral de Consumo) http://www.ciab.pt/pt/ CNIACC – Centro Nacional de Informação e Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo http://www.arbitragemdeconsumo.org/ Centro de Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo do Distrito de Coimbra http://www.centrodearbitragemdecoimbra.com Centro de Informação, Mediação e Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo do Algarve http://www.consumoalgarve.pt Centro de Informação de Consumo e Arbitragem do Porto http://www.cicap.pt Plataforma Europeia de Resolução Litígios em Linha https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/odr/main/index.cfm?event=main.home.chooseLanguage