Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy (the Policy) contains the policies of American Dehydrated Foods, Inc. (“ADF”) regarding the collection and use of information relating to this Web Site (the Web Site) except where noted. References to individuals accessing this Web Site (the User/s) relates to any person or company that visits or uses the Web Site.

By using the Web Site you represent that you have read this Policy and consent to the use of personal information collected by ADF as described in this Policy. ADF may make changes to this Policy by posting the revised Policy on this Web Site. Please check with each visit to ensure that you have reviewed the most current Policy. Using the Web Site after any change to the Privacy Policy will be deemed consent to the change.

General Information Collection
ADF may collect, maintain, and process information provided by or concerning Users on and through the Web Site. Users represent and warrant that all information they provide to ADF is accurate, current, non-misleading and relevant for the purpose provided. Users of the Web Site also represent and warrant that they have the authority to provide any information submitted and agree that ADF may occasionally verify that authority. ADF will not sell or share any User information and all such information provided is for the private use of ADF.

Public Areas of the Web Site
Users may visit the public areas of the Web Site without disclosing any personal information about themselves, other than the automatic logging of basic usage data as described in Usage Data below.

Contact Information
If a User requests information from ADF, an e-mail or other contact information may be required in order to allow ADF to reply or for other related purposes. ADF will request only that information reasonably necessary to provide requested information or services. If applicable, users may elect to opt-out from receiving communications by following the instructions described in the communication sent from ADF.

Usage Data
ADF will collect information about how Users use the Web Site. This data may include a User's domain name, language, type of browser and operating system, Internet service provider, Internet protocol (IP) address, the site or reference directing the User to the Web Site, and the amount of time spent on the Web Site (collectively, Usage Data). ADF may monitor and use Usage Data in aggregated form to measure the Web Site's performance and activity to improve the Web Site's design and functionality. ADF may also use Usage Data for security purposes.

Acceptable Disclosures
ADF may use third parties to provide or perform services and functions of the Web Site. For example, ADF may use a third party supplier to provide functionality provided through a browser re-direction or framed use of systems operated by that third party supplier. ADF will make information concerning Users and their use of the Web Site available to these suppliers, as necessary, to perform these functions. Any access to that information will be limited to the purpose for which the information was provided. The suppliers may be located throughout the world; therefore, information relating to Users may be sent worldwide to countries having different privacy protection standards than the User’s country of residence. ADF may also make information concerning Users, the Web Site, and the uses thereof, available to law enforcement personnel and agencies as required by law. Where permitted by law, ADF may also disclose such information to law enforcement personnel and agencies, or use such information as part of the legal process, in order to protect its property or in support of an investigation regarding a breach of the terms of use or any unauthorized access to or use of the Web Site.

Linked Sites
ADF may provide links to third party Web sites (Linked Sites) from the Web Site. Linked Sites are not necessarily reviewed, controlled or examined by ADF. Each Linked Site may have its own terms of use and privacy policy, and Users must be familiar and comply with all such terms and policies when using Linked Sites. ADF is not responsible for the policies and practices of any Linked Site, or any additional links contained in them. These links do not imply ADF’s endorsement of the Linked Sites or any company or service. Users shall not link or attempt to link any third party Web Site to ADF’s Web Site without the written consent of ADF. Users may choose to provide a direct link from User's Web Site to ADF’s Web Site; however, User agrees that any such link will be removed at the request of ADF.

Transfer of Information
In the event of a sale, merger, liquidation, dissolution, or sale or transfer of the assets of ADF or any of its business operations, information provided by or collected about Users may be sold, assigned, or transferred to a party acquiring all or substantially all of the equity and/or assets of ADF or its business operation so that such party may continue the operation of the Web Site. ADF may also transfer such information to its subsidiaries and affiliates directly involved in the operation of the Web Site.

Security
ADF has implemented technology and security policies and procedures intended to reduce the risk of accidental loss or destruction of, or the unauthorized disclosure or access to, such information, reasonably appropriate to the level of the data concerned.

Contact Us: (Questions, Comments or Complaints)
If you would like to communicate with ADF regarding privacy issues or have questions, comments or complaints about this Policy or Web Site, please forward such communication to ADF at info@adf.com.

Terms Of Use

Please Read the Following Terms of Use Carefully
This Web site (the Web Site) is provided by ADF subject to the following terms of use, as modified by ADF (Terms of Use). References to individuals accessing this Web Site (the Users) relates to any person or company that visits or uses the Web Site. Usage of this Web Site implies agreement to the Terms of Use as stated below.

Web Site Content
The Web Site contains trademarks, service marks, copyrighted material and other content owned by ADF and others (Content). As between Users and ADF, ADF is the sole owner of all Content on the Web Site, including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights. Users may not download, copy or save any Content or any portion of it, for any purpose, except for the printing of individual screens that appear as part of the Web Site solely for your personal use or records, provided that any logos, marks or other legends that appear on the copied screens remain and are not removed from the printed copy. Except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, Users may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the Content without the prior written permission of ADF.

Conduct
Users may not transmit materials or communication on or through the Web Site that: (i) infringes any proprietary rights of any party or person; (ii) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, deceptive, fraudulent, sexually graphic, hateful, or invasive of another's privacy; (iii) victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, or disability; (iv) contains unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "spam," "chain letters," or any other form of solicitation; or (v) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs that may interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or contribute to any other similarly destructive activity.

Users also agree to not: (i) impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (iii) interfere with or disrupt the Web Site or servers or networks connected to the Web Site, or disobey any requirements or policies of networks connected to the Web Site; (iv) infiltrate or otherwise seek to gain unauthorized access to, or compromise the integrity of, the Web Site; (v) collect or store information about the Users of the Web Site or use such information for any purpose inconsistent with the purpose of the Web Site; or (vi) violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation.

Linked Sites
ADF may provide links to third party Web sites (Linked Sites). Linked Sites are not necessarily reviewed, controlled or examined by ADF. Each Linked Site may have its own terms of use and privacy policy, and Users must be familiar and comply with all such terms and policies when using a Linked Site. ADF is not responsible for the content, availability, policies or practices of any Linked Site, or any additional links contained therein. These links do not imply ADF’s endorsement of the Linked resources or any company or service.

Privacy Policy
We encourage Users to read our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use.

Disclaimer of Warranties
THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ADF SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (i) ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, APPROPRIATENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS OR USEFULNESS OF THE WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT THEREIN; AND (ii) ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL ADF, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY (i) FOR ANY INDIRECT, DIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE), OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE AVAILABILITY, USE, RELIANCE ON, OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, EVEN IF ADF OR ITS AGENT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION.

Indemnification
By using the Web Site, Users agree to defend, indemnify and hold ADF, its affiliates, officers, directors and employees harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees resulting from use of the Web Site or any violation of these Terms of Use.

Copyright Agent
Should User believe that information or any other material has been used on the Web Site in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact our Copyright Agent (
copyright@adf.com) via e-mail or other written notice with the following information:
 

  • an electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  • identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
  • a description of where the material is located on the Web Site;
  • your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  • a statement of your good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • a statement by you, under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Applicable Laws/Jurisdiction
ADF controls and operates this Web Site from our offices in the United States of America. Users who access this Web Site from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws. The laws of the State of Missouri, excluding its conflicts-of-law rules, will govern these Terms of Use and use of the Web Site. By using the Web Site, Users agree and consent (i) that any claim or dispute with ADF or relating in any way to use of the Web Site will be heard exclusively in state or federal courts located in the State of Missouri and closest to Springfield, Missouri; and (ii) to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of Missouri, in connection with any such dispute.

Changes to Terms of Use
ADF may change these Terms of Use from time to time in their sole discretion without actual notice. Changes will appear in this section of the Web Site. You are encouraged to check for changes to these Terms of Use with each visit. By using the Web Site following any modifications to these Terms of Use, Users agree to be bound by any such modifications.