This privacy policy outlines what kind of information Kitchindex™ collects from users, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we disclose this information. Website users agree to a limited use of personal information provided, as outlined below.

 

SECURITY

 

The Kitchindex™ website has security measures in place to prevent misuse of the information within its control. All personal and account information collected by Kitchindex™ is protected via user name and password and is inaccessible to the public. Kitchindex™ restricts access to personally identifiable information gathered through the website to Kitchindex™ employees and its web development agency for the purposes of administering the website.

 

INFORMATION COLLECTION

 

Non-registered users of www.kitchindex.com are required to select a User Designation prior to entering the site.  The website will store the selection on the user’s computer via a “cookie” and will not issue the User Designation prompt for any subsequent visits by a user from the same IP address unless the cookie has been subsequently deleted or compromised.  (See the Cookies section below for more information.)

 

Registered users of www.kitchindex.com are required to provide user type, email address, and zip code.  They will also need to create a unique user name and password for log-in purposes.

 

USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Kitchindex™ does not sell or rent your personal information to any third parties.  Collected user information is used to create and administer your Kitchindex™ account, including account verification if a registered user forgets their password. We may also use this information to contact a registered user regarding website operation issues.

 

When registering, a user will have the choice to opt-in to receive emails from Kitchindex™ about news, promotions, or offers that may feature one or more Kitchindex™ content providers.  Any email contact of this type will only come from Kitchindex™, NOT from any other third party. If users that opt-in desire to unsubscribe from Kitchindex™ email communications, they can do so via the message's unsubscribe link.

 

IP ADDRESSES & COOKIES

 

The Kitchindex™ website can determine a user’s IP address. Kitchindex™ may use the IP address to help diagnose server or security issues. Kitchindex™ reserves the right to share aggregate IP information with our sponsors.

 

The Kitchindex™ website uses "cookies", which enhance site personalization. Our cookies only contain information supplied by a user, such as the User Designation as described in the Information Collection section above. They cannot collect or read other data off of a user’s computer. A cookie may remain on your computer after your browser session has ended to assist in personalization when a user returns to the Kitchindex™ website.  Please note: if a browser is set to reject cookies, a user may not be able to use some of the features of the Kitchindex™ website.

 

ACCEPTANCE OF PRIVACY POLICY TERMS

 

By visiting www.kitchindex.com, users agree to the practices described in this privacy policy. Third-party sites accessible through Kitchindex™ may have different privacy policies from those stated herein; those third-party privacy policies govern the collection and use of information a user provides when visiting those sites. Kitchindex™ is not responsible for the policies, content, or practices of any third party.

 

It may periodically become necessary for Kitchindex™ to change the terms and conditions of this privacy policy; therefore, we advise that users check this page occasionally.  Kitchindex™ will not expand how we handle previously collected information without providing notice and an opt-out option before the policy is altered.

If you have questions about this privacy policy or concerns regarding the use of personal information, contact: Kitchindex™, 797 E Lancaster Ave Ste 14, Downingtown PA 19335, info@kitchindex.com.

Privacy Policy

Terms & Conditions

These Terms & Conditions govern Kitchindex™ and www.kitchindex.com, a foodservice website designed and managed by Windrunner Group (collectively, “we” or “our”). These Terms & Conditions are binding on anyone who accesses or uses this website, including all persons, entities, or digital engines of any kind that harvest, crawl, index, or mine digital content by any automated, manual, or other process (collectively, “you” or “your”). In addition to these Terms & Conditions, you agree to the use of your personal information as provided in our Privacy Policy. Your access and/or use of this website will constitute your agreement to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to update or change these Terms & Conditions at any time, for any reason; therefore, you should periodically visit this page to review the Terms & Conditions. The date of the last update to these Terms & Conditions is stated at the bottom of this document.

 

You agree to ensure that all equipment, hardware, software, and/or services you use to access or use this website does not interfere with website operation or other users’ access and/or use of this website. We reserve the right to immediately disconnect from this website any equipment, hardware, software, and/or services causing interference with us, our service providers, this website or any Content.

 

If you breach, violate, or act inconsistently with the rules, restrictions, terms, and/or conditions that apply to this website, whether listed in the Terms & Conditions or Privacy Policy or otherwise communicated to website users, Kitchindex™ may terminate, suspend, and/or restrict your account profile and/or ability to access this website without notice. We reserve the right to take technical, legal, or other action we deem necessary, with or without notice, to prevent violations, enforce these Terms & Conditions, and remediate any breach of these Terms & Conditions.

 

If there is any inconsistency between Terms & Conditions/Privacy Policy/other rules or restrictions communicated to website users, we reserve the right to determine which rules, restrictions, terms, and/or conditions prevail in our sole discretion.

 

This document governs all Content available on or through this website. This may include text, images, graphics, video, and audio; trademarks, service marks, and other brand identifiers; designs, software, source code, algorithms, registries, and data; and any other information or materials available on or through this website, whether uploaded or made available by Kitchindex™, our service providers, or by you and/or other users (collectively, “Content”).

 

PRIVACY

 

The information you submit is subject to our Privacy Policy. Kitchindex™ does not assume any liability for any information submitted by you or for misuse of information transmitted using this website by you or any other third party.

 

MODIFICATIONS

 

We may discontinue, modify, or otherwise change any aspect of this website in our sole discretion, with or without notice.

 

USE OF CONTENT

 

Use of this website constitutes your acknowledgement that Kitchindex™ contains Content that is protected by copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are protected in all forms existing now or subsequently developed. You may not modify, delete, augment, publish, participate in the sale of, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part. Except as permitted by the fair use privilege under U.S. copyright laws, you may not upload, post, reproduce, or in any way distribute Content protected by copyright or other proprietary right without obtaining permission of the owner of the copyright/proprietary right.

 

If you believe any of the Content of www.kitchindex.com infringes upon a copyright or trademark of another party, please e-mail info@kitchindex.com.

 

USER SUBMISSIONS

 

You agree to not upload Content of any type that infringes upon any rights of any other party. By submitting Content to this website, you warrant that the Content owner has granted Kitchindex™ a royalty-free, permanent, worldwide exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, and distribute the Content in any format currently known or subsequently developed.

 

THIRD-PARTY CONTENT

 

Kitchindex™ has no control over the accuracy of the Content provided by any third party represented on this website. In the event of a dispute with any third party represented on this website, you release Kitchindex™ and our directors, employees, and service providers from claims/damages of any kind connected with such disputes.

 

This website contains links to websites operated by other parties. We do not endorse the content on such websites. We have no control over the content on such websites and we are not liable for any content or advertising available from such websites; further, we are not liable for any damage/loss associated with use of content/goods/services available through such websites.

 

DISCLAIMERS

 

Use of this website is at your sole risk. We disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to the products, services and information contained on or made available through this site, including, but not limited to, the availability of the products or services. We make no representations or endorsements of any products or services on this website. Kitchindex™ is not liable for any damages caused by your or any third party's acts or omissions in any event. Kitchindex™ is not responsible for any Content distributed by you through this website.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

 

To the extent permitted by law, Kitchindex™ will in no event be liable for any direct or indirect damages whatsoever (including without limitation, loss of business profits or data, business interruption, or any other loss) in any way connected with the use of this website; delay or inability to use this website; and failure to provide any products or services. This limitation does not apply if you reside in a state or jurisdiction that does not allow the limitation of liability.

 

GENERAL LEGAL CONDITIONS

 

I. These Terms & Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Kitchindex™ with respect to the use of the Kitchindex™ website and Content. Your use of this website is also subject to the Kitchindex™ Privacy Policy. Third-party sites accessible through Kitchindex™ may have different terms, conditions, or policies from those stated herein; those third-party terms, conditions, and policies govern a user when visiting those sites. Kitchindex™ is not responsible for the policies, content, or practices of any third party.

 

II. Kitchindex™ may terminate these Terms & Conditions without cause at any time and effective immediately. In this event, the restrictions on your use of the Content will survive, and you agree to be bound by those terms.

 

III. Our failure to enforce any provision of the Terms & Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such provision.

 

IV. Kitchindex™ is based in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. We make no claims that the Content is appropriate for or may be downloaded outside of the United States; international access is done so at the user’s own risk.

 

V. Jurisdiction for any dispute with Kitchindex™ resides in the courts of the State of Pennsylvania, and these Terms & Conditions are governed by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania.  You further agree that any claim related to the use of this website must be filed within one year after such claim arises or else be perpetually barred.

 

VI. You agree to indemnify and hold Kitchindex™ and The Windrunner Group, its directors, employees, suppliers, and affiliates harmless from any claims, actions, or liabilities alleged to result from your breach of these Terms & Conditions.

 

VII. If any provision of these Terms & Conditions is found by a court of to be invalid, the parties agree that the court should attempt to give effect to the parties' intention of the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms & Conditions will remain in full effect.

 

Direct questions/comments regarding www.kitchindex.com to info@kitchindex.com or (610) 518-6620 x100.

Last Updated: 9.1.15

 

 

 

 

 

Publisher Information

 

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