Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains how eatconnection.com (“EatConnection,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) handles your personal information when you access or use our websites, applications and other services that links to this Privacy Policy (collectively referred as “Website”).

Please read this Privacy Policy and understand it before accessing and/or using the Website. 

By visiting, and/or using services on this Website, you agree and where required you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information as set out in this policy.

If you do not agree to with any part of these Privacy Policy and/or our Terms and Conditions please do not register, order any Goods and Services, or use our Website.

1. Collection of Information

When you visit the Website and/or use the services of our Website, you may be asked to provide information that personally identifies you and/or your location.

This information may include your name, email address, delivery address, phone number, geolocation, and payment information, including credit card information and billing address.

We may also collect information about your usage of our Website and information about you from the messages you post to our Website and the emails or letters you send to us.

We may also receive and store certain information about you and your device(s) automatically when you access or use our Website and/or services.

This information may include:

  • Information related to the device you use to access our services
  • The type of web browser and operating system you use to access our services
  • Your IP address
  • The domain name of your Internet service provider
  • The specific EatConnection pages you visit, content you view, features you use and the date and time of your visits
  • Your search terms, the website you visited before you came to our Website and other clickstream data
       

    2. Use and Disclosure of Information

 We collect this information to operate, maintain, process, and improve to you the features and functionality of the service on our Website and to provide you with offers, information, and other services we think you may be interested in.

Please note that by submitting comments and feedback concerning our Website and services, you consent for us to use such comments and feedback on our Website and in any marketing or advertising materials.

Information we may receive and share with Third Parties
Some of the functionality on our Website may be provided by third parties. These entities may collect or receive certain information when you visit our Website and/or use our services over time and across different websites, including through the use of cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies.

To help us run our business, we may share your information, including your contact information, with entities that provide services to us, including third parties that provide payment processing, advertising services, web analytics, data processing, IT services, customer support and other services.

In addition, we may need to provide your information to partner restaurants and suppliers that you have placed your order with. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.

We may use your information to provide recommendations or to let you know about our other products and services that may be of importance to you including services that may be the subject of direct marketing and we may contact you to do so by post, telephone, mobile messaging (e.g. SMS, MMS etc.) as well as by email.

Social Networking
In addition, you agree that we are not responsible and we do not have control over any third-parties that you authorize to access your User Content.

 For example, if you access our Websites or service through a third-party connection or log-in such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, that third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to us.

This information could include, but is not limited to, the user ID associated with your account (for example, your Facebook UID), an access token necessary to access that service, any information that you have permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you have made public in connection with that service.

You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to our Website.

Ads
We may allow share certain information with third parties such third-party ad servers or ad networks to serve advertisements on the Website.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser or mobile device, the ads and ad links that appear on the Website, and will automatically receive your IP address when they do so. They may also use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, device identifiers, location data, and clear gifs) to compile information about your browser’s or device’s visits and usage patterns on the Service and on other websites, and to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize the advertising content delivered to you in ways we do not control.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of third-parties. Please consult the respective privacy policies of such third parties or contact such third parties for more information.

Corporate Transactions
If our business enters into a joint venture with, purchases or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed or transferred to the target company, our new business partners or owners or their advisors.

When Required by Law
We may be required to use the information that you provide to us if we are under an obligation to disclose or share your information in order to comply with (and/or where we believe we are under an obligation to comply with) any legal obligation; to protect and defend our legal rights, protect the safety and security of users of our Services, prevent fraud, comply with the law, respond to legal process, or a request for cooperation by a government entity.

3. Security and Data Retention

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Although we will take steps to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal information during transmission to us or storage by us and you acknowledge that you disclose your personal information to us at your own risk.  

Where you have chosen a password to access certain services of the Website, you are responsible for keeping your password confidential.  

We will retain your personal information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services and to maintain a record of your transactions for financial reporting purposes.

We will also retain and use your personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

4. Links to Other Websites and Services

Our Website may have links to other websites. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Website and/or services to another website, our Privacy Policy does not apply to third-party websites or services. This privacy policy only applies to our Website. You should therefore read the privacy policies of the other websites when you are using those sites.

We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites or services linked to or from our Website and/or services including the information or content contained therein.

Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link or advertisement on our Website, are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies

5. Changes to our Privacy Policy

Our Services may change from time to time; as a result, we reserve the right to update or modify all or any part of this Privacy Policy at any time at our own discretion without prior notice.

Any changes to our Privacy Policy will be posted to the Website and, where appropriate, through e-mail notification.  You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes.