These Policies are effective from March 22nd 2018.
1. Liability and Disclaimer
The information contained in this website is provided by BiaBiz Ltd. BiaBiz Ltd will endeavour to keep the information on the website up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
Our website contains links to, references to, and advertisements for, other web sites, that we think may be of interest. These sites and businesses are independent from BiaBiz Ltd and we have no responsibility or liability for or control over these sites. BiaBiz Ltd are not responsible for the content or availability of other websites, actions of those parties, or any products or services they may offer. BiaBiz Ltd assume no responsibility for and give no guarantees, undertakings or warranties concerning the accuracy, completeness or up to date nature of the information provided on the other websites and do not accept any liability whatsoever arising from any errors or omissions. In no event will BiaBiz Ltd be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of profits, data, markets or production arising out of, or in connection with, the use of other websites. Using website links is at the risk of the user and you shall not make any claim against BiaBiz Ltd arising out of your use of linked sites.
The inclusion of links from our website to other web sites does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within these websites.
Users of this site must comply with all applicable laws. Persons in jurisdictions may not use the website where access to or use of the site or any part of it may be illegal or prohibited.
You may access and browse the website only using commercially available, SSL enabled Web browser software.
BiaBiz Ltd are not obliged to link to websites recommended by you and we may remove from the site and our database any website links at our sole discretion.
If a business would like their website link to be removed from our site, this can be done by emailing us at email@example.com.
2. Copyright and Intellectual Property
The design of this website, its graphics, text, the arrangement and selection thereof, and all software and compilations of software, source codes, and all other components of or material comprised in or on this website are the copyright of BiaBiz Ltd or their designers and content and technology providers. All Rights Reserved.
You may not download copy or print any of the pages of this website except for your own personal use, and provided you keep intact all copyright and proprietary notices. No copying or distribution for any business or commercial use is allowed. No manipulation of the content of this website is permitted. You will not attempt to disassemble, reverse engineer or modify any of the software, coding or information comprised in the website;
This policy relates to BiaBiz Ltd privacy practices in connection with this website.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. Any personal data volunteered through this website will be treated in accordance with Data Protection legislation.
When using our site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic and that communications comply with the relevant legal requirements.
These Terms and Conditions and all related matters are governed and interpreted in accordance with Irish law, and you consent to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.
BiaBiz Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user submits their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
BiaBiz Ltd does not provide your personal information to third parties, unless we are required by law to do so.
Electronic payments are covered under Paypal’s policy.
If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This web site uses ‘cookies’. ‘Cookies’ are small text files that may be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but enable us to store your preference information between visits.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged in the website log files for statistical purposes. No information is collected that could be used by us to identify website visitors. The technical details logged may include the following items:
- The top level domain name used (e.g. ‘.ie’, ‘.com’)
- The IP address of the computer from which you access the website.
- The date and time each computer accesses the website
- The previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
- The type and version of web browser used to access the website
- Keywords used in search engines to find our website
- The addresses of websites which refer visitors to our website
We display advertising on our web site. Our third party advertisers may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites.
3.3 Additional Information Collected
BiaBiz Ltd will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. The technical information will be used only by BiaBiz Ltd and only for statistical and other administrative purposes.
3.4 Social Media Widgets
When you sign up for our newsletter we collect your email address. Your email is used for Newsletter distribution, to respond to queries submitted and to notify you about important changes to this policy, changes on our website, or information that you may find useful – If you would rather not receive this information, you may unsubscribe on the email or by emailing us at email@example.com.
If you use our blog on this website, you should be aware that any personal information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these blogs.
BiaBiz Ltd accept guest blogs that are in line with the company philosophy of providing educational content for the global food industry.
Guidelines for Guest Blogs:
- BiaBiz Ltd does not pay for guest blogs
- Authors are recognised experts with respect to the content being submitted.
- A draft blog title and outline is submitted to BiaBiz Ltd for approval
- BiaBiz Ltd would also appreciate the guest bloggers input on how the blog can be used to expand the reach of bia-biz.com
- The blog will educate the reader with new, fresh content.
- The blog can include links to further educational (not marketing) content
- The blog can include one link to company or technology/products as part of sign off in the last paragraph.
- Blogs are submitted in Word format.
- A royalty-free or licensed image, of 400 x 200 pixels, is required.
- The final article is review, edited (in alignment with the blogger) and approved by BiaBiz Ltd.
- BiaBiz Ltd will upload the blog to the site.
- All blogs on the BiaBiz site are the property of BiaBiz Ltd.
- The guest blogger can utilise the bia-biz.com link for their communications.
- BiaBiz Ltd reserve the right to refuse blogs that are not aligned to the company policy and philosophy
If BiaBiz Ltd is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our website of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.
4. Advertising Policy
4.1 Terms and Conditions
The following terms and conditions govern BiaBiz Ltd advertising (“Ads”). This Agreement is entered by and between BiaBiz Ltd and the advertiser (or agency acting on their behalf) who desires to place advertisements on the bia-biz.com website. This agreement sets forth the specific terms of the arrangement including the type of ad display, services rendered by owner, payment for advertising and any ad content which is prohibited.
4.2 Advertising Materials
All ads on bia-biz.com must fit must be deemed relevant and appropriate by the BiaBiz team and provide information that aligns with the bia-biz.com platform.
All ads must be relevant, clear functional and easy to interact with.
All ads must meet the following technical requirements 290 pixels wide by 193 pixels high at 72pixel resolution for sidebar ads, 1280 pixels by 75 pixels for banner ads.
The Advertiser will, at its sole cost and expense, create and deliver all advertising materials required for any Ad.
BiaBiz Ltd does not allow ads which make you download anything. If you see an ad which does this, please let us know and we will switch it off as soon as possible.
All ads must be deemed relevant and appropriate by the BiaBiz Team.
All blog/newsletter features must fit with BiaBiz Ltd philosophy of ‘free references, best practices or trainings’ and must be deemed relevant and appropriate by the BiaBiz Team.
bia-biz.com has 13 pages and 130 sections and allows a limited number of ads on each page. We can advise on ad placement and where ads may perform best.
If at any time an advertiser would like to modify its content, it shall provide a written request (email) to BiaBiz Ltd specifying in detail the modification desired. BiaBiz Ltd shall within a reasonable time, apply the modifications to the content.
4.3 Advertiser Responsibility
The advertiser (or agency acting on their behalf) is responsible for any liability arising out of or relating to any ad or advertising materials provided by the advertiser or agency or any materials to which users can link through the ad (Linked Content). In no event will BiaBiz Ltd be liable for any loss of profits, loss or corruption of data or information or economic loss or for any indirect or consequential loss, costs damages charges or expenses arising out of or on connection an advertisement.
The advertiser guarantees that no ad or part of an ad, advertising material or linked content will:
- Infringe on third party copyright, patent, trademark or other proprietary rights.
- Promote the sale of counterfeit goods or equipment.
- Promote products or services that cause injury, harm or damage.
- Promote untrustworthy business practices.
- Violate any laws or regulations including false advertising and unfair competition.
- Be defamatory, libellous or discriminatory.
- Contain viruses or other harmful programming or malicious routines
- Make you download anything.
- Have content promoting the use of tobacco or illegal substances or have pornographic or obscene content or have inappropriate language.
- Promote discrimination of any type.
BiaBiz Ltd reserves the right to review and approve the suitability of the Advertisement submitted. BiaBiz Ltd may reject or cancel any Advertisement for any reason which it believes in good-faith to be detrimental. If BiaBiz Ltd rejects an advertisers ‘Ad’ or terminates its display, then the agreement between BiaBiz Ltd and the advertiser shall be terminated, and BiaBiz Ltd will return any prepaid advertising fees to Client.
4.4 Disclaimer and Liabilities
BiaBiz Ltd does not accept any warranty of any kind in the event of any error or malfunction in the display of any ad. BiaBiz Ltd’s sole responsibility will be to redisplay the ad as soon as is reasonably practicable.
4.5 Terms of Payment
Ad and blog/newsletter payments are in advance unless BiaBiz Ltd agrees otherwise.
Payment is by Paypal if it is operational in your country. If you do not have access to PayPal BiaBiz Ltd will provide bank transfer details.
On receipt of payment BiaBiz Ltd will post the ad within one week.
If the advertiser desires to remove the Advertisement from bia-biz.com prior to the end of the agreed period, the advertiser must request this through BiaBiz Ltd by email. No refund will be made for early withdrawal of Advertisement unless BiaBiz Ltd agrees otherwise.
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