Seabreeze Bistro is always looking for the freshest seafood for its restaurant. Seabreeze is located in Marin, California. Seabreeze’s manager contacts Seattle Seafood to order some salmon. Th e salmon is located in Seattle Seafood’s warehouse. Seabreeze places an order for 100 pounds of salmon on October 2 for delivery on October 14. What would the delivery terms be if none is expressed between the parties?
Brooks and his friend Chris decided to purchase a motorhome together. Th ey specifi cally wanted a motorhome with two air conditioning units located on the roof. When the motorhome arrived, there was only one rooftop air conditioner. Th e seller, World RV Sales off ered to fi x the motorhome by putting on the second unit, but there would be a hole in the roof. Brooks and Chris rejected this solution. Brooks and Chris initially made a $5,000 deposit on the motorhome with the remainder of $45,000 to be paid upon delivery. Could World RV’s off er be considered a “conforming delivery” or “substitute” which Brooks and Chris would have to accept? Discuss the issues involved.