Peppadew International (Pty) Limited
Through the Website, the Company may collect certain personal information about visitors in order to assist the Company in customising the User’s experience. Users are however free to decide what personal information is disclosed to the Company and The Company confirms that it shall only collect personal information that is freely given.
Where possible, the company shall enable the User to select how the Company will use this information (for example, by choosing to opt-in or out of receiving promotional offers and /or communication). Users may choose to provide the Company with personal information in instances including making enquiries with the Company, requests for product information, registering with the Website, completing online surveys, promotional activities and/or entering Company competitions. The User shall have the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications from the Company at any point where personal information may be requested.
Through the provision of any personal information, the User acknowledges that it understands and consents to the possible transfer, collection and processing of such personal information within the Peppadew group of companies (such as Piquante Brands International (Pty) Limited) and to the sharing of information with affiliated agents and/or service providers retained by the Company to assist with Company activities such as (but not limited to) product promotions, product orders and/or customer service. Any sharing of information shall however only be disclosed in order to allow such service providers to conduct their functions for the Company and whom shall not be authorised to disclose personal information other than as required to fulfil services to the Company or as may be required by law. Notwithstanding the above, the Company shall not be liable for any tracking, data collection or other such activities conducted by third parties. Personal information may be disclosed if required by law, to investigate or prevent actual or suspected acts of crime or injury to the Company or any third parties.
The Company may use “cookies” to assist in the collection of information which is not personally-identifiable and which may assist the User in certain aspects of the Website. Such information may include but is not limited to, Users’ IP address/es, browsers or operating systems used to access the Website, dates and times relevant to the access of the Website and/or pages visited by the User.
The User may set his/her internet browser settings in order to stop accepting new cookies. Without cookies however, the User may not be able to take full advantage of the Website.
Use of Information
The Company may use personal and non-personal information collected from the User for purposes such as internal marketing analysis, to assess trends amongst users of the Website or to measure the amount of traffic to the Website. The Company may also use the User’s personal information in order to communicate about products and services offered by the Company from time to time. As provided above, the User will be able to choose whether or not to receive such communication prior to such information being provided. The User shall also have opportunities to unsubscribe from any Company communication at the time of receiving same.
The Company may use the User’s personal information in order to respond to queries directed to the Company and to manage transactions such as credit card payments for products purchased from the Website or through any of the Company’s agents.
Areas of the Site
Any information that the User posts on or through the public areas of this Website shall be generally accessible to, collected and/or used by other third parties not associated with the Company. This may result in unsolicited messages or contact from such third parties. The Company shall take no responsibility for any such public information posted by the User nor any use of same by any third party. Users of this Website are encouraged to exercise caution when sharing personal information in publicly accessible areas of this site.
Sale and Transfer
In the event of any sale, merger, consolidation, change in control, transfer of substantial assets, reorganisation or liquidation of the Company, the Company may transfer, sell, or assign to third parties, any information concerning the User’s relationship with the Company, including without limitation, personally identifiable information that the User would have provided to the Company.
The Company takes security of all information seriously and therefore takes precautions to keep any and all personal information secure. The Company has put into place appropriate electronic and physical procedures in order to safeguard information collected through this Website. Notwithstanding the above, and due to the accessible nature of the internet, the Company does not guarantee that communication between itself and the User, or information stored on any Company servers, will be free from unauthorised access by third parties.
Ownership of content
Unless otherwise stated, the contents of this site including the text, media and images contained herein are the property of the Company and/or the Company’s licensor/s.
The information provided on this site is free of charge and for informational purposes only and does not create a business or professional services relationship between the User and the Company.
This website and its contents are provided “as is” and the Company makes no representation or warranty of any kind with respect to this site or any site or service accessible through this site. The Company expressly disclaims all express and/or implied warranties including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.
The Company shall not be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or other damages without regard to the form of action and whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with this Website, any content on or accessed through this Website or any website service linked to, or any copying, displaying, or use thereof.
Should the User attempt to bring any legal action against the Company, the User acknowledges that the Company shall be free to decide on the jurisdiction of preference to the Company. Given that this Website is maintained in Johannesburg, South Africa, this will most likely be the chosen jurisdiction for the Company to defend any proceedings regardless of where the User is situated or from where the User accessed the Website.