This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable. This electronic record is generated by a
computer/electronic system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.
This web site which provides a collection of online resources, including classified advertisements, forums, blogs, related sites at www.hersheyindia.com (“Website”) is owned and operated by [Hershey India Private Limited], a company incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and having its registered office at [Schindler House, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai - 400076] (hereinafter referred to as the "Company”/ “We”/ “Us” / “Our” / “Hershey India”, which expression shall, unless it be repugnant to the context or meaning thereof, be deemed to mean and include its successors and assigns).
Collection of information
To enhance Your use of the Website certain information may be collected each time You visit the Website which are saved in server logs. It is clarified that these encrypted statistics help Us in improving the efficiency of the Website by giving Us information relating to Your use of the Website. Such information may include details of the server from where the Website is being accessed, the browser and operating system used to browse the Website, details of Your last visit to the Website, including time, date and the duration of Your session on the Website. This information is used by Hershey India to understand the number of users visiting the Website and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use of the Website. While collecting such information, Your anonymity is maintained at all times and at no time can We identify You personally, unless You submit the User Information on the Website or through the e-mail feature. Hershey India reserves the right to share such general information to any person on its discretion.
You acknowledge that apart from Your User Information, if You upload or exchange any data, content, information, pictorial representations and/or images (“Content”) including comments on the Website, such Content may contain information including User Information and the same may be available to the other Users of the Website. Hershey India will not be liable for the disclosure and dissemination of such User Information on the Website.
Intellectual Property rights
All Content on Website, including graphics, text, icons, interfaces, audio clips, logos, images, reviews, comments and software is the property of Hershey India and/or its Content suppliers and is protected by Indian and international copyright laws. Any use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance, of the Content on this Website can only be made with the express permission of Hershey India. All other trademarks, brands and copyrights other than those belonging to Hershey India, belong to their respective owners and are their property.
Security Precautions and ACCESS to INFORMATION
To prevent any form of unlawful interception or misuse of User Information, We use reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the personal information submitted to our sites. We use reasonable secure and technologically appropriate measures, in compliance with the Information Technology Act, 2000 and the rules related thereto to protect You against loss or misuse of Your personal Information including internal reviews of data collection, storage and processing practices and other reasonable security measures which are equivalent to security measures the Hershey India uses to protect its own confidential information. However, as You are aware, no internet site is completely free of security risks and We do not make any representation in respect of the same. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet. This includes not sharing your passwords
However, we will endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information you may transmit to us or from our online products and services. Once we do receive your transmission, we will also make our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems.
We will endeavour to take all reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and keep this information accurate and up to date. If, at any time, you discover that information held about you is incorrect, you may contact us to have the information corrected.
In addition, our employees and the contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us. However we will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorized access to your personal information.
We do not warrant that Our Website or any electronic communication made by Us is free from virus or other harmful effects. In the event of any errors in transmission or due to an act of a third party, We shall have no liability. You explicitly agree that Your use of the Website and/or services is at Your own individual risk. You agree and confirm that Your User Information may be transferred, processed and stored. You hereby confirm that You have been made aware of the security measures undertaken by Us and You expressly consent to Us storing, handling, using Your User Information.
Use of Information
Personal Information provided by You may be used by Us for the purposes, which shall include the following:
(i) verifying Your identity;
(ii) facilitating Your use of Website;
(iii) responding to Your queries or complaints or to fulfil Your requests for information about the services and solutions that We offer and the process relating to the same;
(iv) providing You with information about Company and to send You information, materials, and offers from Company
(v) sending You important information regarding the Website;
(vi) helping You address trouble- shooting problems;
(vii) providing You with related customer service;
(viii) conducting internal reviews and data analysis for the Website (e.g., to determine the number of visitors to specific pages within the Website);
(ix) improving the Content on the Website;
(x) protecting the integrity of the Website and
(xi) to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or regarding an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law.
(xii) Or any other purpose disclosed at the time of collecting the information.
Copies of correspondences sent from the website that may contain personal information, are stored as archives for record-keeping and back-up purposes only.
Apart from where You have consented or disclosure is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was submitted, User Information may be disclosed in special situations where We have reason to believe that doing so is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against anyone damaging, injuring, or interfering (intentionally or unintentionally) with our rights or property, users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. Also, We may disclose User Information when We believe in good faith that the law requires disclosure. We may engage third parties to provide You with goods or services on our behalf. In that circumstance, We may disclose Your information to those third parties in order to meet Your request for goods or services.
Like most other websites, We use data collection devices known as cookies to collect and store information of Users visiting the Website. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to a User's browser from a web server and is eventually stored on a User's computer hard drive. Cookies are a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the activities of the User on the website and helps in improving Your experience on the Website. This anonymous information is maintained distinctly and is not linked to the User Information You submit to Us. The option of accepting cookies is up to You, however certain features of the Website including Content and the forms may not be accessible without accepting cookies.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
We provide links to web sites, sources outside of our Websites, as well as to third party websites and other online resources/ These linked sites are not under our control, and We cannot in any manner accept responsibility for the conduct of entities linked to our Website. Before disclosing Your information on any other website, We strongly recommend You to examine the terms and conditions of using that website and its privacy statement.
This Website is operated by Hershey India
Private Limited. If you have any question or comment regarding the Website,
please feel free to contact us by
Mail- Consumer Care, Hershey India Private Limited,
Schindler House, Hiranandani Gardens,
Powai, Mumbai - 400076
PROBLEMS OR QUESTIONS
We may update this policy. From time to time we may change our privacy policies. We will provide notice of any material changes to our Policy as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our website. Please check our site periodically for updates.