World Kitchen (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd and its affiliates (“WK” or “we”) respect the privacy of every individual who visits this web site or responds to our interactive advertisements. This Privacy Statement outlines the information we at WK will collect and how we will use that information. Insofar as Asia users are concerned, our acceptance of information you submit to us (whether by use or access of the web site or by active submission of information to us through the web site) is subject to the terms herein. Please note, that this web site and the privacy practices described in this Privacy Statement are directed to and apply only to residents of Asia. This Web site is operated by WK.
When you visit this web site or interactive advertisements, we will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number, social security number – or in the case of Singapore users your NRIC number or passport numbers, billing and shipping information, credit card information or e-mail address), unless you provide it to us voluntarily. On this web site or in interactive advertisements, we may invite visitors to submit names, e-mail addresses or addresses of others in connection with certain promotions or offers that appear, including from time to time offers to purchase products online or to receive samples or information. If you opt not to provide us with personally identifiable information, no material consequences will result, but you may be unable to participate in certain promotions, receive product information or products, or buy products offered through our web site or interactive advertisements. For Asia users, we consent to receive all personally identifiable information submitted under the terms of this policy. If you do not agree to these terms, your option is to withhold or refuse to submit such personally identifiable information.
If you decide to give us personally identifiable information, we may store and process that personally identifiable information to better understand your needs, and how we may improve our products and services. We also may use your personally identifiable information to contact you (for example, we may send you marketing or promotional materials or other information, we may respond to your comments or requests for information, or we may contact you if needed in the course of processing or shipping your order for products or services, if offered over our web sites). We may also enhance or merge personally identifiable information with data obtained from third parties for the same purposes. WK will not give or sell your personally identifiable information to any outside organization for the organization’s own use without your consent. Your information may be shared with agents or contractors of WK in connection with services that those individuals or entities perform for WK. The copy, claims and offers contained in this web site are directed at residents of Asia and are valid only in Asia and for residents of Asia.
We are committed to keeping secure the data you provide us, and will take reasonable precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration. Agents or contractors of WK, who have access to your personally identifiable information to permit them to provide services for us, are required to keep the information confidential and are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose than to perform those services for us. We are committed to keeping secure the data you provide us, and will take reasonable precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration. Agents or contractors of WK, who have access to your personally identifiable information to permit them to provide services for us, are required to keep the information confidential and are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose than to perform those services for us. For Asia users, notwithstanding anything stated in this policy, disclosure to these agents or contractors of WK will be either under appropriate terms of confidentiality undertakings or made with a notification that such information is confidential. However, notwithstanding anything stated in this policy, no confidentiality obligation will apply in respect of (a) information which is (or has been made) public through no fault of WK, (b) information which is required to be disclosed by law or regulation, or (c) information which must be disclosed pursuant to a court order or legally enforceable order by any investigative, official or regulatory body.
WK has no intention of collecting any personally identifiable information from individuals under eighteen years of age. Where appropriate, we will specifically instruct children not to submit such information on our web sites or advertisements. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us via e-mail at AsiaConsumer@worldkitchen.com to have that information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child’s information from our databases.
In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser or computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the web site from which you linked to our site or advertisement. In addition, when you view one of our web sites or advertisements, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a “cookie” or similar file and will help us in many ways. For example, cookies allow us to tailor a web site or advertisement to better match your interests and preferences. Most Internet browsers enable you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. We do not collect personally identifiable information automatically, but we may tie information collected automatically to your previously submitted personally identifiable information. Where you have enabled any security measures or applications which reject cookies, we will not be liable for any inability to access web site features or pages or for any conflict with any software applications in respect of your system.
If you have submitted personally identifiable information through our web site or interactive advertisement, or if someone else has submitted your personally identifiable information through a this web site or interactive advertisement, and you would like to have that information deleted from our marketing databases, please contact us via e-mail at AsiaConsumer@worldkitchen.com. We will then use reasonable efforts to remove your personally identifiable information from our files. You may also contact us through the above method to request the personally identifiable information that we have collected about you through its web sites or interactive advertisements. Where legally permissible, we will use reasonable efforts to supply you with this information and correct any factual inaccuracies in this information.