Terms of Service
1. Foodstuff Africa Services
All use of and access to the foodstuff-africa.com Web site at www.foodstuff-africa.com (“Site”) and the use of the related services offered on the Site (“Services”) are subject to these TOS. By using or accessing the Site or Services, you agree to be bound by these TOS. If you do not agree to these TOS, you must cease using the Site and the Services immediately. Foodstuff Africa reserves the right to revise these TOS at any time, without prior notice, and you hereby agree to be bound by such changes. The permission granted herein by Foodstuff Africa may be terminated at any time without cause or notice.
The Foodstuff Africa graphics and database are the sole property of Gateway Marketing. You may not, without express written permission from Foodstuff Africa, take the results from an Foodstuff Africa search and reformat, display, re-publish, resell or otherwise abuse the information provided. If you require databases for commercial and/or other use, contact Foodstuff Africa through the Feedback form provided on the Site. You may not mirror the Foodstuff Africa, or result pages on your website or anywhere else without written permission from Foodstuff Africa. You are not allowed to use applications or any other means to attempt to obtain large parts of the Foodstuff Africa database or the Site for whatever usage.
All content on Foodstuff Africa are made available for information use only. You may not use the Foodstuff Africa to increase traffic to your Web site for commercial reasons, such as advertising sales. You may not use the Foodstuff Africa logo.
You must not copy, reproduce, publish, broadcast, modify, distribute, sub-license or in any way commercially exploit any of the content on the Site or make that content available via a network. All intellectual property rights in all material, (including, but not limited to, text, video, graphics, trademarks and logos) presented on the Site or through the Services are the property of Foodstuff Africa, its licensors or other third parties and are protected under applicable laws. You must not infringe the intellectual property rights of Foodstuff Africa, its licensors or other third parties.
2. Content and liability disclaimer
Foodstuff Africa shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained on this Site or in the Services, and reserves the right to make changes to the Site and the Services without notice at any time and at its sole discretion. Accordingly, all Foodstuff Africa and third party information and the Services are provided “AS IS” and Foodstuff Africa expressly excludes all warranties of any kind, express or implied in relation to the Site, the Services or any goods or services advertised on the Site or via the Services. Foodstuff Africa shall have no liability in relation to any contract to purchase any advertised goods or services.
Foodstuff Africa may provide hypertext links to other sites which are operated by entities other than Foodstuff Africa and over which Foodstuff Africa has no control or connection. These sites are external to Foodstuff Africa and Foodstuff Africa does not endorse the information, content, goods or services on any such external site and does not accept liability or responsibility for the information, content, goods or services or privacy practices on any external site, including but not limited to, liability for breach of laws or loss or damage that may result from you visiting such external sites.
In no event shall Gateway Marketing be liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, direct, special, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, or damages for lost profits, loss of revenue, or loss of use, arising out of or related to the Foodstuff Africa Site or the information contained in it, whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law or otherwise.
Some of the information which appears on the Foodstuff Africa or through the Services is supplied by third parties. Any opinions, advice, statements, offers or other information expressed on the Site or through the Services are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Foodstuff Africa. Foodstuff Africa is not responsible or liable for the content, accuracy or reliability of any material, advice, opinion or statement made on the Site or in connection with the Services.
No part of the information on the Site may be reproduced without the written permission of the publisher and copyright owner.
3. Disclosure policy
The information comprised in this Site is not, nor is it held out to be solicitation of any person to take any form of investment or enter into any investment, financial or other decision.
The Site is an information site only. The content of the Site does not constitute advice or a recommendation by Foodstuff Africa and should not be relied upon in making (or refraining from making) any decision relating to investments or any other matter. You should consult your own independent financial adviser and obtain professional advice before exercising any investment, financial or other decisions or choices based on information featured in this Site.
At all times staff of Foodstuff Africa will try to ensure the accuracy of information contained on this Site. But opinion offered on the Site is always that of the author of that opinion and Foodstuff Africa accepts no responsibility for these views, or the financial outcome of investments based upon them.
FOODSTUFF AFRICA MAKES NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY THAT ANY SERVICE OFFERED OR ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ERROR-FREE OR VIRUS-FREE.
4. Membership account, password and security
You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. You must not disclose your password to any third party. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account.
You agree to notify Foodstuff Africa immediately of any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security. Foodstuff Africa will not be liable for any loss or damages that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by Foodstuff Africa or another party due to someone else using your account or password.
5. Prohibited use
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site, any other Foodstuff Africa site or the Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Foodstuff Africa site/service, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Site, any other Foodstuff Africa sites or the Services. As a condition of your use of the Site, you must not use the Site or Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited or damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Foodstuff Africa Service(s).
6. Use of services
The Site and other Foodstuff Africa sites/services may contain e-mail services, bulletin board services, newsletters, forums, calendars and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with others. You agree to use the Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using the Services, you will not:
• Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
• Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
• Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, blasphemous, fraudulent, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;
• Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any topic, name, material or information that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards one person or a group because of their belonging to a race, a religion or a nation, or that insults the victims of crimes against humanity by contesting the existence of those crimes;
• Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses;
• Use any material or information, including logos, trademarks, images or photographs, which is made available through the Site, any other Foodstuff Africa sites or the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party;
• Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another or Foodstuff Africa;
• Use the Services in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise);
• Upload, or otherwise make available, text or files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents to do the same
• Download any file posted by another user of a Foodstuff Africa that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner;
• Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;
Foodstuff Africa does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any communication service and, therefore, Foodstuff Africa specifically disclaims all liability with regard to the communication services and any actions resulting from your participation in any communication service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Foodstuff Africa spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Foodstuff Africa.
Foodstuff Africa reserves the right to review materials posted to a forum or emails and to remove or edit any materials in its sole discretion. Foodstuff Africa reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
Foodstuff Africa reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as Foodstuff Africa deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Foodstuff Africa’ sole discretion.
7. Storage space limitations
Foodstuff Africa has no responsibility or liability for the deletion, corruption or failure to store any messages or other content maintained or transmitted by Foodstuff Africa. You acknowledge that the features, parameters (for example, the amount of storage available to users) or existence of any service may change at any time without notice. You agree that you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data resulting from download of any information or content from the Site or through the Services. Foodstuff Africa reserves the right to sign out, terminate or delete your accounts for any particular Service within the Foodstuff Africa Site that are “inactive” for an extended period of time at its sole discretion.
You agree that Foodstuff Africa may establish limits concerning use of any Foodstuff Africa Service offered, including without limitation the maximum number of days that e-mail messages will be retained, the maximum number of e-mail messages that may be sent from or received by an account, the maximum size of an e-mail message that may be sent from or received, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Foodstuff Africa’s servers on your behalf either cumulatively or for any particular Service and the maximum number of times and duration you may access any Foodstuff Africa Service in a given period of time.
8. Termination/ Restrictions
Foodstuff Africa reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and to any or all Services and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. Foodstuff Africa may also terminate or suspend your access to the Services offered for inactivity, as set forth above, in “Storage Space and other limitations.” Foodstuff Africa shall have no obligation to maintain any content or to forward any unread or unsent messages to you or any third party. Foodstuff Africa reserves the rights bar users from the Site at its discretion.
9. No Spam Policy
Foodstuff Africa may immediately terminate any account which is transmitting or is otherwise connected with any ‘spam’ or other unsolicited bulk email or spam activity such as bulk downloads of content.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Foodstuff Africa, its licensors, affiliates and associates, agents or other partners and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party in relation to or arising out of content you submit, post to or transmit to the Site or as a result of any transaction done on or through the Site or the Services or arising from breach by you of the provisions set out in these TOS.
i. If making the Services or the Site, or any part of it, available in your jurisdiction or to you is illegal, you may not access or use the Services or the Site. If you are resident outside of the UAE you must satisfy yourself that you are lawfully able to access or use the Services. Foodstuff Africa accepts no liability for any costs, losses or damages resulting from or in relation to access of the Site or Services by persons in jurisdictions outside of the United Arab Emirates.
ii. Force Majeure – Foodstuff Africa shall have no liability to you for any interruptions or delay in relation to the Site or the Services including, but not limited to, strikes, industrial disputes, war, riot, compliance with any law or governmental order or rule, fire, flood or storm.
iii. Law – These TOS shall be governed by the laws of Africa and the laws of the United Arab Emirates and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Dubai in relation to any dispute regarding these TOS.
iv. Entire Agreement – These TOS together with any conditions Foodstuff Africa may attach to any registration request form constitute the complete and exclusive understanding and agreement between you and Foodstuff Africa and supercedes all prior understandings and agreements with respect to the subject matter of these TOS.
v. Severability – If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these TOS to be unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties and the remainder of these TOS will continue in full force and effect.
vi. Notices – Any formal notices to Foodstuff Africa should be sent to Foodstuff Africa at PO Box 27669, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.