The Web address www.epicure.com (the Site) is operated by Victorian Epicure Inc. and Epicure (referred to as “Epicure”, “we”, “us”, and “our”). The Site is subject to the following terms and conditions, which set forth the legally binding terms for your use of the Site.
The Information We Collect and How We Use It
We collect Personal Information when you:
• register to use the Service, place an order, or provide contact information to an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• register as an Independent Epicure Consultant or express interest in becoming an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• use the Service; and
• communicate with us.
We also collect information, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology as you use the Service.
Victorian Epicure Inc. and its affiliates (collectively Epicure) use the information we collect solely for our business purposes. We use the information we collect about you to create profiles, to process orders, and to provide a more personalized shopping experience. The information collected is accessible to our employees, agents, mandatories, third-party service providers, or vendor, who require it to perform their tasks or execute their contracts.
We may also share your information:
• to refer you to an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• to connect an Independent Epicure Consultant with other Independent Epicure Consultants;
• to comply with legal obligations; and
• to protect and defend our rights and property.
We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes, unless we have your permission. We may share anonymous information for marketing and advertising purposes. However, we may provide aggregate information and statistics about our customers, sales, and related site information to our third party vendors, but this information and statistics will include no personal identifying information. Please note that we may release information in good faith as is reasonably necessary to comply with the law or protect the rights of Epicure or others’ rights.
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your Web browser on your computer when you visit. Our cookies enable us to personalize your visits to your interests and preferences. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can usually change the Web browser to disable cookies.
We may collect information about you when you visit our social media pages or other features. The social media website provider may provide us with information, including Personal Information, such as your name, email address, and other information made available to us.
We may collect Personal Information through your communications with our customer-support team.
Please note that email is not encrypted and is not considered a secure means of transmitting credit card numbers or other sensitive information. Epicure will NEVER ask for sensitive information via email.
By using the Service or providing Personal Information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Service. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Service or sending an email to you. You may have a legal right to receive this notice in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), please notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may review, correct, or delete your Personal Information through the Service. If you have registered with us, you will be able to view and modify information contained in your personal profile. However, for security purposes, you must contact Epicure directly to change your tax identification number or social insurance number. You may also contact us to remove any Personal Information from our database.
You may be asked to provide your Personal Information to opt-in to receive emails about Epicure products, promotions, special offers, and company updates. This consent is sought by Victorian Epicure Inc., 10555 West Saanich Road, North Saanich, BC, Canada, V8L 6A8. You can unsubscribe at any time from these commercial electronic messages by using the “unsubscribe” link located in the email, or by contacting us at email@example.com, or by mail, Attn: Privacy Administrator, Victorian Epicure Inc., 10555 West Saanich Road, North Saanich, BC, Canada, V8L 6A8.
All content provided on this Site, such as text, graphics, images, etc., as well as collection, arrangement, and assembly of all content on this Site is the exclusive property of Epicure and is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws. Except as stated herein, no material from the Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way. Any unauthorized use of any material contained in this Site is strictly prohibited.
The trademarks, service marks, and logos (“Trademarks”) used and displayed on this Site are Epicure Trademarks. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this Site. Epicure Trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not ours, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits us.
This Site, or any portion of this Site, may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by Epicure. Epicure reserves the right to refuse services and/or cancel orders at our discretion if we believe that customer conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to our interests.
Epicure attempts to be as accurate as possible. However, Epicure does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of the Epicure site are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by Epicure is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.
We are always pleased to receive your comments and suggestions, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable, and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of content. If you submit comments, suggestions, ideas, etc. (collectively “Submissions”) in response to any content on this Site, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, and incorporate such Submissions and the names identified on the Submissions throughout the world in any media. Epicure may post your feedback on the Site and reserves the right (but not the obligation) to monitor, edit, and remove any Submission. When you send a Submission, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content in your Submission, that the content you provide is accurate, and that use of the content in your Submission does not violate this agreement and will not cause injury to any person or entity.
Victorian Epicure Inc.
10555 West Saanich Road
North Saanich, BC
If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective May 2015
Last Updated May 06, 2015