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Food2China Privacy Policy
When you use the service of the Food2China website (i.e., hereafter referred to as the Website), the Website service provider (hereafter referred to as “we”)may collect and use the information you provide. To respect the privacy of all the users, in this Food2China Privacy Policy, we would like to explain to you how we collect, use, store and share your information when you use our service, and the ways we offer for you to access, update, control and protect the information. This Privacy Policy is closed related to the service you use on our platform. Please read it carefully and make appropriate choices when needed according to its guidance. Technical terms involved in this Privacy Policy will be expressed as concisely as possible to help you understand.
Please read the Privacy Policy carefully before using the Website. If you continue to use the Website service, it means that you have fully understood and agreed to the Privacy Policy.
For any questions regarding the Privacy Policy, please contact us
Information We may Collect
When we provide service, we may collect, store and use your following information. If you don’t provide such information, you may not be able to register as our member or enjoy part of our service, or cannot achieve the best effects of some services.
Information You Provide
• personal information you provide to us when you create an account, including but not limited to your real name, sex, phone number, email, occupation and employer information;
• information you share with others through our service and information stored on our website when you use our service;
• information you upload on the Website, including but not limited to company profile, product information, store information, brand information, qualifications and certificates;
• bank card information you provide when you pay through the Website;
• if you purchase products or service for others through the Website and need to provide their information, please make sure that you have acquired the necessary authorization before submitting their information.
Your Information Shared by Others
• You information shared by others when they use our service.
You Information We Collect
We may collect your following information when you use our service:
Log information: technical information collected automatically by the system thorough cookies, web beacons, etc., including:
• device or software information, such as configuration information, IP address, GPS location, versions and identification code which are provided by your mobile devices, web browsers and other programs that give you access to our service;
• search or browse information when you use our service, such as search keywords, the URLs of social media you visit, and other information and details that you browse and provide;
• nformation communicated through our service, such as account numbers, and time, data and duration of the communication;
• nformation (metadata) you share through our service, such as date, time and place of uploaded pictures or videos.
How We May Collect Information
We or our partners may collect and use your information through cookies and web beacons, and save it as log information.
We use our own cookies and web beacons for the following purposes in order to provide more personalized user experience and service:
• remembering your identification: for example, the cookies and web beacons help us recognize your identity as our registered user and save your preferences and other information;
• analyzing how you use our service: for example, we can use the cookies and web beacons to see what activities you do with our service or which webpage and services you like the most.
• advertising optimization: cookies and web beacons help us offer you with relevant instead of general advertisements.
Except for the above purposes, we may also collect non-personal information through cookies and web beacons and provide it to advertisers and other partners for advertising service and analyzing how users use our service.
Our products or service may have cookies and web beacons placed by advertisers and other partners who may collect your non-personal information for the purposes of analyzing how you use the service, sending you advertisements that you may be interested in, or evaluating the effects of advertisements. How third parties’ cookies and web beacons collect and use the information will not be restrained by this Privacy Policy but by other relevant user privacy policies, and we are not responsible for the third parties’ cookies and web beacons.
You can reject or manage cookies and web beacons through browser settings. But please note that if you stop using cookies or web beacons, you may not be able to enjoy the best service experience and some services may not be available for normal use. Meanwhile, you would still receive the same amounts of advertisements, but these advertisements will have low relevance to you.
How We May Use the Information
• offering you service
• for identification verification, customer service, security protection, fraud surveillance, filing and backup to ensure the safety of our products and service;
• helping us design new service and improve the existing service;
• letting us better know how you access and use our service so as to better respond to your personalized requirements such as language setting, location setting, help and instructions
• providing you with more relevant instead of general advertisements;
• evaluating the effects of our advertisements, and promotion and marketing activities for improvement;
• software certification or upgrade;
• for you to participate in questionnaires about our products and service
• In order for you to have better experience, for us to improve our service, or for other purposes that you agree to, in line with relevant laws and regulations, we may use information collected from one service in other services. For example, with the information we have collected when you use one of our services, we may offer you specific content or send you relevant, non-general information in another service. If we offer options in some of our services, you can authorize us to use the information you provide in these services in other services.
Without your permission, we and our related companies will not share your personal information with any third parties, except in the following cases:
• We and our related companies may share you personal information with our partners, third-party facilitators, contractors and agents (for example, communication service providers who send out emails or notifications on our behalf and facilitators who provide us with map services; they may not be located in your area of legal jurisdiction)for the following purposes:
o proving our service to you;
o o for the purposes listed in "How We May Use the Information";
o carrying out our obligations and exercising our powers listed in "Food2China Terms of Service"("Terms of Service") and this Privacy Policy;
o understanding, maintaining and improving our service.
If we or our related companies share your personal information with any of the above third parties, we will try to make sure that the third parties observe this Privacy Policy and other appropriate confidentiality and security precautions when using your personal information.
• We or our related companies may need to retain, save or disclose your personal information in the following legal situations:
o observing applicable laws and regulations;
o observing orders of the court or other legal procedures;
o observing the requirements of relevant governmental agencies;
o protecting public interest or the personal and property safety and legitimate rights of our customers, our related companies, other users or our staff.
Information You Share
Through our service, you can share information with people in your social network or all the users who use the service, including the information you upload or post (open personal information and lists), your responses to the information uploaded or posted by others, and related position data and log information. So other users who use our service may also acquire and share your information (including position data and log information).
Therefore, we ask that you be careful about the content that you upload, post and communicate through our service. In some cases, you can control the range of users who can view your shared information through privacy settings. If you want to delete your information from our service, please proceed in the ways specified in the Terms of Service.
How to Access and Manage Your Personal Information
We will try all means to adopt appropriate technical measures to ensure that you can access, update, change and delete your registered information or other personal information you provide while using our service. When you access, update, change and delete the above mentioned information, verification of your identification may be required to ensure the safety of your account. You can log into your account, and access, update and delete you personal information, unless you are prohibited to do so by laws and regulations.
When you delete you information from our service, we may not delete the corresponding information from our backup system immediately, but will delete the information when updating the backups.
Information Safety
We only retain your personal information during the period which is required for the purposes listed in this Privacy Policy unless extension is needed or allowed by laws and regulations.
We use various safety technology and procedures to prevent loss, improper use, and unauthorized view or disclosure of information. For example, in some services, we use encryption techniques (such as SSL) to protect your personal information. But please understand that due to technical restraints and various possible malicious acts in the Internet industry, although we try the best to enhance safety precautions, we cannot one hundred present guarantee information safety. You need to understand that problems may rise in the system and communication network you use to access our service which are out of our control.
Advertising Service
We may use your information to provide you with more relevant advertisements.
We may also use your information to send marketing information to you through our service, email or other ways to promote the products and service of ours or third parties:
• Products or services of ours, our related companies and partners include instant messaging service, online media service, social network service, payment service, Internet search service, online advertising service, Internet finance service, and other information and communication software or services (jointly referred to as "the Internet Service ");
• If you do not want us to use your personal information for the aforementioned advertising purpose, you can ask us to stop using your personal information for this purpose through our reminders in the advertisements or guidance provided in a specific service.
Emails and Information We May Send to You
• Push Mail and Information
When you use our service, we may use your information to send e-mails, news or notifications to your device. If you do not wish to receive the information, you may choose to cancel the subscription on the device by following our instructions.
• Service-Related Announcement
We may send service-related announcements (such as suspending a service for system maintenance) to you if necessary. You may not be able to cancel these service- related announcements which are not advertisements in nature.
How Is Your Personal Information Transferred around the World
The personal information collected and produced during our operation in the People's Republic of China is only stored in China, except in the following circumstances:
• It is explicitly allowed by laws and regulations;
• We have received you explicit authorization.
In these circumstances, we will ensure adequate security protection for your personal information according to this Privacy Policy.
Scope of Application for the Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy applies to all our services. If any specific service requires a specific privacy policy, we will explicitly remind you and get your consent. In a specific privacy policy, we will more specifically illustrate how we use your information in the service. The specific privacy policy is part of this Privacy Policy. If the specific privacy policy has conflicts with this privacy policy, the specific privacy policy prevails.
Unless otherwise stipulated, the terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meaning as those defined in the Terms of Service.
Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply in the following situations:
• Information collected by third party services(including any third party websites)which you access through our service;
• Information collected by other companies or agencies that provide advertising services in our service.
We may amend this Privacy Policy in due course. The amendments constitute part of this Privacy Policy. If the amendments reduce your rights in this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by sending you a conspicuous reminder on the home page or an email, or in other ways before the amendments come into effect. In such circumstances, if you continue to use our service, it means that you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

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