This policy is effective from June 1, 2017.
Policy Updated : May 23, 2020
At Foodies Terminal (“FT,” “we,” “us”), we respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit FoodiesTerminal.com as well as our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
This Site is affiliated with AdThrive, LLC (“AdThrive”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site. AdThrive uses standard and widely-available tools for the placement and serving of ads, including those provided by Google, Inc. and its affiliates. We publish interest-based advertisements on the Site; that is, ads that are tailored to reflect your interests. To help understand your interests, AdThrive, Google and our other advertising partners will track your behaviour on our website and on other websites across the Internet using cookies.
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
For European Economic Area Residents
If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the rights, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and/or restrict its further processing. If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us or AdThrive related to advertising on the Site, you can contact us at email@example.com and contact AdThrive at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish to see a list of the advertising partners we work with or change which of those partners track your behavior using cookies, click the ad preferences link at the bottom of the site. (Available in the EU.)
For California Residents
California law gives residents the right to opt out of the “sale” of their personal information to third parties, including for advertising purposes. Under California law, the sharing of your information with a service provider for advertising purposes could be considered a “sale.” To opt out of the sharing of your information for advertising information, click the opt out link provided in the footer of this page. You also have the right to request from us the categories of personal information that we have shared and the categories of third parties to whom the information was provided. To make such a request, please contact us at email@example.com. To be clear we do not share your name, contact information, or any other sensitive information with third parties, and the categories of third parties that we share information with for advertising purposes are supply side platforms, programmatic advertising exchanges, and demand side platforms.
2. AFFILIATE MARKETING DISCLOSER
Foodies Terminal is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
3. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVATE POLICY
4. EXTERNAL LINKS & EMBEDDED CONTENT POLICY
Foodies Terminal may contain links to or embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.) of other websites of interest. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Once you have accessed the embedded content or used these external links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over external websites. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
User experience of external links
We always open the external links in new tab and we have our reasons that we are disclosing below:
1. Your main article publication that you are reading stays open in the current window which has proven to be a better user experience.
2. The reference article in a new tab enables you to refer the information at your will rather than us forcing the reading on you.
5. THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Foodies Terminal uses third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies. We do not have control over the policies, however we have only used industry proven and highly recommended services known to comply with highest level of data security and privacy.
1. Google Analytics – This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website.
Foodies Terminal uses Google Analytics to collect traffic data. All websites which collect traffic data, which is more than 1/2 of all websites on the Internet, have the ability to monitor visitor information such as IP addresses, browser type, operating system, location, date/time of visit, and information about which areas of the site are visited. The data is anonymous and does not personally identify you. It is used solely for improving the user experience of our audience as a whole.
In compliance with the GDPR, our Google Analytics does not store your full IP address. Instead, the last octet of your IP is reset to zeros before any processing or storing takes place. This means that it cannot be used to identify you at all. If you want to opt out of Google Analytics, you can do so by following this guide.
6. CACHE POLICY
7. EMAIL SUBSCRIPTION POLICY
You may subscribe to our email communications from Foodies Terminal that may be used for advertising purposes. All communications may contain tracking pixels embedded in emails that allows analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.
8. PRESONAL INFOMATION MANAGEMENT POLICY
Foodies Terminal , upon willful consent through subscription, would store your email and name.
Your rights to your information
We offer the following management of your personal information so that you are able to execute the rights if deemed nesssary.
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our website and email communication. You may also notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be removed from our subscription. We will delete all the data from our site as we fully comply with the GDPR. For any data that resides on your computer, such as cookies or push notification opt-in, you would need to remove it yourself.
Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to email@example.com.
Amend – You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or through contact form to amend or update your personal information.
Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to email@example.com or through contact form.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
Sensitive Personal Information
In case of submission by error, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or though contact form and we will do our best to remove such information from our system.
Personal Information of children under 16
Foodies Terminal does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at email@example.com or through contact form and we will remove the information in question with best of our efforts.
Confidentiality Of Your Personal Information
We will keep your Personal Information private and will not share it with third parties, unless such disclosure is necessary to:
(a) comply with a court order or other legal process;
(b) protect our rights or property; or
9. WEBSITE CONTENT POLICY
Foodies Terminal creates all the content ( such as blog post, recipes and photographs ) unless mentioned otherwise. We take pride in our work and want to bring forward tried and proven content.
We owns the rights to the all the content published by Foodies Terminal, and you should not reproduce any part of the without our consent. You can include our posts in round-up posts without prior approval by providing us visibility though mandatory backlink to the referenced post.
If you want to discuss regarding the content policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or through contact form. If we find that our content has been replicated without our consent, we will take appropriate steps to help prevent authenticity of the content.
No warranty policy
We do not provide warranty of any kind. Content is published on an “as is” and “as available” basis, unless otherwise specified in writing. Foodies Terminal makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, unless otherwise specified in writing. To the full extent permissible by law, we disclaim all warranties, express and implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability , fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, availability, or security.
We make a best effort to provide accurate information, but cannot warrant that any information provided is accurate, complete, reliable, or current. We provide no warranty or assume no liability for any information on the Website.
In addition to discloser above, please be informed that we cannot guarantee that your outcome of following the recipe will generate the same outcome as written or photographed in the website. Few of the reasons , but not limited to, can be attributed for this claim:
1. The photographs of the finished and in-process recipes depend on many factors such as light conditions, camera, lens etc.
2. The finished recipe in the blog is the outcome of using specific spices ( brands), the closet age , quality of meat/vegetables etc. that , most cases, differ when you try the recipe.
3. The finished recipe depends on the equipment used ( brand , maintenance etc.) that could differ from your equipments.
4. Alterning few ingredients or eliminating few ingredients.
Foodies Terminal is recipes are not created by professional chefs. These recipes have not been created or reviewed with dietitians, medical professionals, or nutritionists. This website is a completely based on our experience with food that we have experienced around the world (where we have been) and our journey in our home kitchen. The published recipes should be taken as a guideline only, and your best judgment should be used to ensure the food is safely prepared and/or a good fit for your diet. Please consult a medical professional if you are unsure.
Calorie information is provided as a courtesy only and should be leveraged as an estimate rather than a guarantee. We use a plugin to calculate the calories and we do not contribute or won the the way the nutrition information is generated. Be informed that ingredients themselves and products vary by brand and if you are using the calories information for specific diet we strongly recommend you consult a appropriate diatitian.
10. ISSUE RESOLUTION POLICY
On an event of any issue or grievance that you want to report regarding the website, we strongly recommend that you contact our management using the appropriate section in our contact form, and you can also email at email@example.com.
We assure you that we will working without our capacity to resolve the reported issues.
11. DATA SECURITY
We have implemented reasonable security measures to secure your personal information from accidental loss and unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers.
We have procured SSL certificates that helps us makes all interactions between you and our servers that host the site encrypted.
12. USER COMMENT POLICY
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Foodies Terminal reserves the rights to reject any comment based on the best judgement by editing team. If you have any questions regarding your comment please contact through email firstname.lastname@example.org.
13. ACCESSIBILITY POLICY
Foodies Terminal strives to ensure that its services are accessible to people with disabilities. Foodies Terminal has invested a significant amount of resources to help ensure that its website is made easier to use and more accessible for people with disabilities, with the strong belief that every person has the right to live with dignity, equality, comfort and independence.
Please read details of the policy here.
We have two(2) ways to monitor communication through or for website. For us to structure the response it is recommended , however not mandatory, to use the contact form published in our website.
You can always reach us at meghna.me@gmail. We do not have any Service Level Agreements to respond to correspondences, however we try our best to respond within two days.
If you do use email to communicate, please pre-fix the text [FOODIES TERMINAL CUSTOMER] . This is not mandatory, however this will help us prioritize your response.