Website Terms & Conditions of Use Relating to www.blueandwhitejapan.com
These Terms and Conditions ('the Terms and Conditions’) govern your (’the User’) use of Blue and White (‘Provider’) website located at the domain name www.blueandwhitejapan.com (‘the Website’). By accessing and using the Website, the User agrees to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set out in this legal notice. The User may not access, display, use, download, and/or otherwise copy or distribute Content obtained on the website for marketing and other purposes without the consent of the provider.
By Using the Website or communicating with the Provider by electronic means, the user consents and acknowledges that any and all agreements, notices, disclosures, or any other communication satisfies any legal requirement, including but not limited to the requirement that such communications should be in writing.
E-commerce & Privacy
The Website sells Japanese textiles, ceramics, household goods and other miscellaneous goods and crafts online. The use of any product or service bought from the Website is at the purchaser’s risk. The purchaser/User indemnifies and holds the Provider harmless against any loss, injury or damages which may be sustained as a result of using the products sold on the Website.
The private information required for executing the orders placed through the e-commerce facility, namely the User’s personal information and credit card details, delivery address and telephone number/s will be kept in the strictest confidence by the Provider and not sold or made known to third parties. Only the necessary information, that is the name of the User, delivery address and contact phone number will be made known to third parties delivering the product. Credit card details are not kept by the Provider under any circumstances.
The Provider cannot be held responsible for security breaches occurring on the User’s electronic device (Personal Computer or other electronic device used to browse the Website), which may result due to the lack of adequate virus protection software or spyware that the User may inadvertently have installed on his/her device.
The Provider will supply all goods to the delivery company in good order. The Provider will not be held liable for the condition of goods arriving at the User’s chosen delivery address.
1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
3. The security procedure in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to and collect information that you voluntarily provide us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or lease this information to any third party.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us or in some way related to the transaction you have kindly made with us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfil your request, for example, your name and address to deliver an order.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contact from us at any time you wish to. You can do the following at your convenience by contacting us via the email address or telephone number provided on our website in order to:
- enquire what data we have about you, if any.
- change/correct any data we have about you.
- have us delete any data we have about you.
- express any concerns you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
In all instance we collect information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by noticing the “https” at the beginning of the URL address of the webpage.
While we use encryption to protect the sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific task (eg. billing purposes or customer service related purposes) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
The computers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment and are always locked with passwords that only employees have knowledge of.