OZBLU WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY, COPYRIGHT & DISCLAIMER

 

  1. WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY
  2. WEBSITE COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS
  3. WEBSITE DISCLAIMER
  4. EMAIL DISCLAIMER

 

Last revised 17 November, 2017.

 

  1. WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

 

This website (“Website”) is owned and operated by United Exports (Pty) Ltd for and on behalf of the OZblu brand, therefore (“OZblu”, “we,” “us,” or “our”).

OZblu values the trust you place in us when you use ozblu.com and our affiliated websites, applications, and online services. Our Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, share and protect your information in accordance with the laws which regulate the protection of personal information in the Republic of South Africa.

Please note by accessing or using this Website, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy as a part of the Terms & Conditions and you consent to OZblu receiving, storing, processing and disclosing your personal information as provided for in this Privacy Policy.

 

If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, do not access this Website.

 

MODIFICATIONS

OZblu reserves the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time. In the event of any material modifications, we will provide a conspicuous notification on the Website. Any access or use of the Website following the posting of such modifications constitutes your acceptance of these Terms & Conditions as they appear at the time of your access or use. All changes shall be effective immediately upon their posting.

By accessing the Website following posting of changes to the Privacy Policy, you agree to all such changes.

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

You can visit and browse this Website without revealing personal information. You may also choose to disclose personal information. You may choose to communicate with OZblu through email, mail or telephone. If you send us any such communications, including a request for information, or if you choose to participate in a survey or submit a recipe, we may collect the information in your communications, which may include personal information.

 

ANONYMOUS INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY

When you visit our Website, like when you visit most other Websites, certain anonymous information about your visit is automatically logged and collected, including the service through which you access the internet, your IP address, the date and time you access our Website, the web pages you view while at our Website, the amount of time spent on particular pages of our Website, the type of internet browser you are using, and the Internet address of the Website, if any, from which you linked directly to our site. OZblu may also use web beacons and/or place a temporary cookie on your computer, as further explained below.  This type of information is not personal information.

 

Social Media

When you interact with us or our Sites on a social media platform, we may collect the personal information that you make available to us on that page, including your account ID or username and other information included in your posts. If you choose to log in to your account with or through a social networking service, we and that service may share certain information about you and your activities.

 

Web Beacons

Web beacons (also called single pixel gifs or web bugs) are Internet tools, such as transparent images on the Website or in e-mails that we may send you that help us to determine, for instance, whether a page has been viewed or an e-mail opened.  For example, when you ask us to send you information, we may use web beacons to determine how many of the e-mails we sent were actually opened. In general, any electronic image viewed as part of a web page, including a banner ad, may contain a web beacon.

 

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of alphanumeric data stored on your computer by the Website. Although cookies are unique to each computer, cookies are not linked to any personal information collected from our site.

Cookies allow our server to recognize your computer while you are accessing or are on our Website. Cookies can help us to customize your online experience and make it more convenient for you. Cookies are also useful in tracking transaction histories and preserving information between sessions. The information collected from cookies may also be used to improve the functionality of our Website.

Most web browser applications (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator) have features that can notify you when you receive a cookie or prevent cookies from being sent. Disabling cookies may impact your ability to use certain features of the Website.

 

HOW WE USE THIS INFORMATION

We use the personal information and anonymous information we collect through our Website as follows:

  • helping to establish and verify the identity of users;
  • opening, maintaining, administering and servicing users’ accounts and newsletter subscriptions;
  • processing, servicing or enforcing transactions and sending related communications;
  • providing services and support to users;
  • improving our Website, including tailoring it to users’ preferences;
  • responding to your requests, questions, inquiries, comments and instructions;
  • maintaining the security and integrity of our systems;

 

We may also use your information for marketing purposes: to provide you with newsletters, promotional notices and other information about OZblu and our products if you request that we do so by opting in to such communications. You may opt out of receiving such communications from us at any time by following the simple instructions displayed on such correspondence.

 

OWNERSHIP OF INFORMATION

OZblu maintains full rights to any information collected on this Website, and may freely collect, use and disclose such information unless prohibited by this Privacy Policy or applicable law. In the event of a change of control of OZblu or sale by OZblu of substantially all of its assets, any information owned by or in the control of OZblu may be transferred to OZblu’s successor or assign.

 

EXTERNAL LINKS

OZblu offers a number of links to third-party materials and websites that we believe may be helpful or interesting to you. However, we do not maintain such websites nor do we endorse the content of any such websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third parties or third-party websites, including any linked or linking websites. To the extent that you access or disclose personal information to any such third parties, different rules may apply to their use and disclosure of anonymous or personal information that you disclose to them. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of such websites before disclosing your personal information to them to understand your rights.

 

SECURITY

OZblu limits access to personal information about you to our employees and third-party agents, who we reasonably believe need to have access to your information to provide you with the information or services you request.

We Do Not Rent Or Sell Your Personal Information to other people or to companies that are not related to us.

Content that you post on the Sites, such as articles, recipes, blog posts, or survey answers may be publicly available and able to be seen, collected, and used by others.

 

ACCESS

If you would like access to verify, change, or update your personal information, please contact as at info@ozblu.com

 

CONTACTING US

If you have questions about this privacy policy, or the privacy practices of our website, please contact us at info@ozblu.com

 

 

2. WEBSITE COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS

 

2.1 “OZblu Content” means all visual, written, audible or otherwise perceivable data, information or material including, without limitation: any text, images, logos, trademarks, service marks, slogans, graphics, photos, animation, music, sound, artwork, video, layouts, recipes, files, products or program names, compilations thereof, or the coordination, selection and arrangement thereof, or any other material contained within the Website that is provided by OZblu or its licensors. OZblu Content is owned by OZblu, its licensors, its agents, or its content providers and is protected by South African and international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. All marks, logos, and designs appearing on the Website are registered trademarks or trademarks of Ozblu®, unless otherwise indicated.

 

2.2 License to OZblu Content. Subject to these Terms, OZblu grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license, without the right to sub-license, to use the Sites for your own personal and non-commercial use. Except as expressly provided herein, you are not granted any rights or licenses with respect to any of the OZblu Content, and OZblu reserves all rights not expressly granted hereunder. The unauthorized copying, reproduction, transmitting, displaying, performing, sales or distribution of the OZblu Content and all derivative works based on OZblu Content, in whole or in part, either commercially or publicly, is a violation of the law and is prohibited. OZblu makes no representation that the Website or the OZblu Content is appropriate or available for use in particular locations.

 

You expressly agree that you will not download, display or use any OZblu Content located on the Website for use (i) in any publications, (ii) in public performances, (iii) for public display including on websites other than the Website, (iv) for any other commercial purpose, (v) in connection with products or services that are not affiliated with OZblu, (vi) in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits OZblu and/or its licensors, that dilutes the strength of OZblu or its licensor’s property, or (vii) that otherwise infringes OZblu or its licensors’ intellectual property rights or the rights of third parties. You further agree to not misuse any OZblu Content or other content that appears on the Website in any other way.

 

2.3 “Submission” means all content, information, ideas, comments, suggestions, photos, recipes, posts, concepts or other materials you submit to OZblu or to the Website. You acknowledge and agree that other than a thank you that you may receive, you will not receive any additional consideration by OZblu for any Submission. The information that you provide to OZblu through the use of the Website or through any Submissions are governed by OZblu’s Privacy Policy. You understand and agree that any ideas or other communications you transmit to OZblu in any manner, including by using the Website, or for any reason will not be treated as confidential or proprietary to you. You also acknowledge and agree that any ideas, concepts, techniques, procedures, methods, systems, designs, plans, charts or other materials you transmit to OZblu may be used by OZblu anywhere, anytime, and for any reason whatsoever.

 

By submitting, publishing, or otherwise posting any Submission to or through the Website, you hereby grant OZblu a non-exclusive, irrevocable, sub-licensable, worldwide, fully-paid, royalty-free license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute the Submission in any and all current or future forms of media without further consideration or the need to seek third party permission. This license includes the right to host, index, cache, distribute, and tag any Submission, as well as the right to sublicense Submissions to third parties, including other users, for use on other current or future forms of media or platforms, such as for use on mobile phones, in video or computer programs.

 

You continue to retain all ownership rights in your Submission, and you continue to have the right to use your Submission in any way you choose, subject to these Terms and the license described in this paragraph. You represent and warrant that you own the material contained in the Submission or that you have the right to grant the license in this paragraph, and that displaying, publishing or posting the Submission, and OZblu’s use of the Submission as allowed by this license does not and will not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, or intellectual property rights of any person or entity. OZblu has no obligation to use any Submission.

 

 

3. WEBSITE DISCLAIMER

 

This website, occasionally offers nutritional information for recipes contained on this site. This information is provided as a courtesy and should not be construed as a guarantee. This information is a product of online calculators such as Nutrifox.com. Although OZblu attempts to provide accurate nutritional information, these figures should be considered estimates. Varying factors such as product types or brands purchased, natural fluctuations in fresh produce, and the way ingredients are processed change the effective nutritional information in any given recipe. Furthermore, different online calculators provide different results depending on their own nutrition fact sources and algorithms. Under no circumstances will OZblu be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from your reliance on this nutritional information.

 

 

4. EMAIL DISCLAIMER

 

A reference to UE in this disclaimer includes reference to United Exports (Proprietary) Limited with registration number 2004/015892/07, and all subsidiaries and related companies of UE, including all of their employees.

 

This disclaimer applies to the contents of this email, any attachments and all subsequent messages and attachments.

 

This email contains information, which is the property of UE and is confidential to UE and the intended recipient to which this email has been addressed. If this email is not intended for you, do not copy, retain, disclose, distribute or otherwise disseminate the contents of this email. Please delete this email and any attachments and notify the sender thereof immediately.

 

Emails cannot be guaranteed to be secure or free of errors or viruses. UE does not accept liability for any interception, corruption, destruction, late delivery, incompleteness of, tampering or interfering with the contents of this email or for its incorrect delivery or non-delivery.

 

UE does not warrant or make any representation that this email was sent by the sender or that the sender was authorised by UE to send this email. Please confirm all issues related to authentication and authority with UE.

 

Unless otherwise agreed, UE is deemed to have received a message once we have confirmed receipt orally or in writing. An automatic reply by UE does not constitute confirmation of receipt.