Last updated May 30, 2019
Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at
RestaurantEquipment.US (“we”, “us”, or “our”). We are committed to
protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you
have any questions or concerns about our policy, or our practices with
regards to your personal information, please contact us at
When you visit our website https://restaurantequipment.us,
and use our services, you trust us with your personal information. We
take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy notice, we describe
possible what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you
have in relation to it. We hope you take some time to read through it
carefully, as it is important. If there are any terms in this privacy
policy that you do not agree with, please discontinue use of our Sites
and our services.
and/or any related services, sales, marketing or events (we refer to
informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.
Personal information you disclose to us:
In Short: We collect personal information that you provide to us such as
name, address, contact information, passwords and security data,
payment information, and social media login data.
We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when
registering at the Sites expressing an interest in obtaining information
about us or our products and services, when participating in activities
on the Sites (such as posting messages in our online forums or entering
competitions, contests or giveaways) or otherwise contacting us.
The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your
interactions with us and the Sites, the choices you make and the
products and features you use. The personal information we collect can
include the following:
Name and Contact Data. We collect your first and last name, email
address, postal address, phone number, and other similar contact data.
Credentials. We collect passwords, password hints, and similar security information used for authentication and account access.
Payment Data. We collect data necessary to process your payment if you
make purchases, such as your payment instrument number (such as a credit
card number), and the security code associated with your payment
instrument. All payment data is stored by our payment processor and you
should review its privacy policies and contact the payment processor
directly to respond to your questions.
Social Media Login Data. We provide you with the option to register
using social media account details, like your Facebook, Twitter or other
social media account. If you choose to register in this way, we will
collect the Information described in the section called "HOW DO WE
HANDLE YOUR SOCIAL LOGINS " below.
All personal information that you provide to us must be true, complete
and accurate, and you must notify us of any changes to such personal
Information automatically collected
In Short: Some information – such as IP address and/or browser and
device characteristics – is collected automatically when you visit our
We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or
navigate the Sites. This information does not reveal your specific
identity (like your name or contact information) but may include device
and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device
characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs,
device name, country, location, information about how and when you use
our Sites and other technical information. This information is primarily
needed to maintain the security and operation of our Sites, and for our
internal analytics and reporting purposes.
Like many businesses, we also collect information through cookies and similar technologies.
Information collected from other sources
In Short: We may collect limited data from public databases, marketing
partners, social media platforms, and other outside sources.
We may obtain information about you from other sources, such as public
databases, joint marketing partners, social media platforms (such as
Facebook), as well as from other third parties. Examples of the
information we receive from other sources include: social media profile
information (your name, gender, birthday, email, current city, state and
country, user identification numbers for your contacts, profile picture
URL and any other information that you choose to make public);
marketing leads and search results and links, including paid listings
(such as sponsored links).
2. HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION?
In Short: We process your information for purposes based on legitimate
business interests, the fulfillment of our contract with you, compliance
with our legal obligations, and/or your consent.
We use personal information collected via our Sites for a variety of
business purposes described below. We process your personal information
for these purposes in reliance on our legitimate business interests, in
order to enter into or perform a contract with you, with your consent,
and/or for compliance with our legal obligations. We indicate the
specific processing grounds we rely on next to each purpose listed
We use the information we collect or receive:
To facilitate account creation and logon process. If you choose to
link your account with us to a third party account *(such as your Google
or Facebook account), we use the information you allowed us to collect
from those third parties to facilitate account creation and logon
process. See the section below headed " HOW DO WE HANDLE YOUR SOCIAL
LOGINS " for further information.
To send administrative information to you. We may use your personal
information to send you product, service and new feature information
and/or information about changes to our terms, conditions, and
Fulfill and manage your orders. We may use your information to
fulfill and manage your orders, payments, returns, and exchanges made
through the Sites.
To post testimonials. We post testimonials on our Sites that may
contain personal information. Prior to posting a testimonial, we will
obtain your consent to use your name and testimonial. If you wish to
update, or delete your testimonial, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and be sure to include your name, testimonial location, and contact information.
To enable user-to-user communications. We may use your information
in order to enable user-to-user communications with each user's
To enforce our terms, conditions and policies.
To respond to legal requests and prevent harm. If we receive a
subpoena or other legal request, we may need to inspect the data we hold
to determine how to respond.
For other Business Purposes. We may use your information for other
Business Purposes, such as data analysis, identifying usage trends,
determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to
evaluate and improve our Sites, products, services, marketing and your
3. WILL YOUR INFORMATION BE SHARED WITH ANYONE?
In Short: We only share information with your consent, to comply with
laws, to protect your rights, or to fulfill business obligations.
We may process or share data based on the following legal basis:
Consent: We may process your data if you have given us specific
consent to use your personal information in a specific purpose.
Legitimate Interests: We may process your data when it is reasonably
necessary to achieve our legitimate business interests.
Performance of a Contract: Where we have entered into a contract
with you, we may process your personal information to fulfill the terms
of our contract.
Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information where we are
legally required to do so in order to comply with applicable law,
governmental requests, a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal
process, such as in response to a court order or a subpoena (including
in response to public authorities to meet national security or law
Vital Interests: We may disclose your information where we believe
it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding
potential violations of our policies, suspected fraud, situations
involving potential threats to the safety of any person and illegal
activities, or as evidence in litigation in which we are involved.
More specifically, we may need to process your data or share your personal information in the following situations:
Vendors, Consultants and Other Third-Party Service Providers. We may
share your data with third party vendors, service providers,
contractors or agents who perform services for us or on our behalf and
require access to such information to do that work. Examples include:
payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, hosting services,
customer service and marketing efforts. We may allow selected third
parties to use tracking technology on the Sites, which will enable them
to collect data about how you interact with the Sites over time. This
information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data,
determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online
activity. Unless described in this Policy, we do not share, sell, rent
or trade any of your information with third parties for their
Business Transfers. We may share or transfer your information in
connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company
assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to
Other Users. When you share personal information (for example, by
posting comments, contributions or other content to the Sites) or
otherwise interact with public areas of the Sites, such personal
information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed
outside the Sites in perpetuity. If you interact with other users of our
Sites and register through a social network (such as Facebook), your
contacts on the social network will see your name, profile photo, and
descriptions of your activity. Similarly, other users will be able to
view descriptions of your activity, communicate with you within our
Sites, and view your profile.
4. WHO WILL YOUR INFORMATION BE SHARED WITH?
In Short: We only share information with the following third parties.
We only share and disclose your information with the following third
parties. We have categorized each party so that you may be easily
understand the purpose of our data collection and processing practices.
If we have processed your data based on your consent and you wish to
revoke your consent, please contact us.
Invoice and Billing
User Account Registration and Authentication
and pixels) to access or store information. Specific information about
how we use such technologies and how you can refuse certain cookies is
6. DO WE USE GOOGLE MAPS?
In Short: Yes, we use Google Maps for the purpose of providing better service.
This website, mobile application, or Facebook application uses Google
Maps APIs. You may find the Google Maps APIs Terms of Service here. To
By using our Maps API Implementation, you agree to be bound by Google’s
Terms of Service. You agree to allow us to obtain or cache your
location. You may revoke your consent at anytime.
7. HOW DO WE HANDLE YOUR SOCIAL LOGINS?
In Short: If you choose to register or log in to our websites using a
social media account, we may have access to certain information about
Our Sites offer you the ability to register and login using your third
party social media account details (like your Facebook or Twitter
logins). Where you choose to do this, we will receive certain profile
information about you from your social media provider. The profile
Information we receive may vary depending on the social media provider
concerned, but will often include your name, e-mail address, friends
list, profile picture as well as other information you choose to make
We will use the information we receive only for the purposes that are
on the Sites. Please note that we do not control, and are not
responsible for, other uses of your personal information by your third
party social media provider. We recommend that you review their privacy
policy to understand how they collect, use and share your personal
information, and how you can set your privacy preferences on their sites
8. HOW LONG DO WE KEEP YOUR INFORMATION?
In Short: We keep your information for as long as necessary to fulfill
We will only keep your personal information for as long as it is
longer retention period is required or permitted by law (such as tax,
accounting or other legal requirements). No purpose in this policy will
require us keeping your personal information for longer than the period
of time in which users have an account with us.
When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your
personal information, we will either delete or anonymize it, or, if this
is not possible (for example, because your personal information has
been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your
personal information and isolate it from any further processing until
deletion is possible.
9. HOW DO WE KEEP YOUR INFORMATION SAFE?
In Short: We aim to protect your personal information through a system of organizational and technical security measures.
We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational security
measures designed to protect the security of any personal information we
process. However, please also remember that we cannot guarantee that
the internet itself is 100% secure. Although we will do our best to
protect your personal information, transmission of personal information
to and from our Sites is at your own risk. You should only access the
services within a secure environment.
10. DO WE COLLECT INFORMATION FROM MINORS?
In Short: We do not knowingly collect data from or market to children under 18 years of age.
We do not knowingly solicit data from or market to children under 18
years of age. By using the Sites, you represent that you are at least 18
or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and consent to
such minor dependent’s use of the Sites. If we learn that personal
information from users less than 18 years of age has been collected, we
will deactivate the account and take reasonable measures to promptly
delete such data from our records. If you become aware of any data we
have collected from children under age 18, please contact us at email@example.com.
11. WHAT ARE YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS?
In Short: You may review, change, or terminate your account at any time.
If you are resident in the European Economic Area and you believe we are
unlawfully processing your personal information, you also have the
right to complain to your local data protection supervisory authority.
You can find their contact details here:
If you would at any time like to review or change the information in your account or terminate your account, you can:
■ Log into your account settings and update your user account.
Upon your request to terminate your account, we will deactivate or
delete your account and information from our active databases. However,
some information may be retained in our files to prevent fraud,
troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our Terms
of Use and/or comply with legal requirements.
Cookies and similar technologies: Most Web browsers are set to accept
cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your
browser to remove cookies and to reject cookies. If you choose to remove
cookies or reject cookies, this could affect certain features or
services of our Sites. To opt-out of interest-based advertising by
advertisers on our Sites visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/
Opting out of email marketing: You can unsubscribe from our marketing
email list at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the emails
that we send or by contacting us using the details provided below. You
will then be removed from the marketing email list – however, we will
still need to send you service-related emails that are necessary for the
administration and use of your account. To otherwise opt-out, you may:
■ Access your account settings and update preferences.
12. CONTROLS FOR DO-NOT-TRACK FEATURES
Most web browsers and some mobile operating systems and mobile
applications include a Do-Not-Track (“DNT”) feature or setting you can
activate to signal your privacy preference not to have data about your
online browsing activities monitored and collected. No uniform
technology standard for recognizing and implementing DNT signals has
been finalized. As such, we do not currently respond to DNT browser
signals or any other mechanism that automatically communicates your
choice not to be tracked online. If a standard for online tracking is
adopted that we must follow in the future, we will inform you about that
13. DO CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS HAVE SPECIFIC PRIVACY RIGHTS?
In Short: Yes, if you are a resident of California, you are granted
specific rights regarding access to your personal information.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The
Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request
and obtain from us, once a year and free of charge, information about
categories of personal information (if any) we disclosed to third
parties for direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of all
third parties with which we shared personal information in the
immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident
and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in
writing to us using the contact information provided below.
If you are under 18 years of age, reside in California, and have a
registered account with the Sites, you have the right to request removal
of unwanted data that you publicly post on the Sites. To request
removal of such data, please contact us using the contact information
provided below, and include the email address associated with your
account and a statement that you reside in California. We will make sure
the data is not publicly displayed on the Sites, but please be aware
that the data may not be completely or comprehensively removed from our
14. DO WE MAKE UPDATES TO THIS POLICY?
In Short: Yes, we will update this policy as necessary to stay compliant with relevant laws.
will be indicated by an updated “Revised” date and the updated version
will be effective as soon as it is accessible. If we make material
posting a notice of such changes or by directly sending you a
to be informed of how we are protecting your information.
15. HOW CAN YOU CONTACT US ABOUT THIS POLICY?
If you have questions or comments about this policy, you may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.