Legal Notice

ALDI Asian Office Website Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting the ALDI Asian Office Website at www.aldi.hk and our associated domains (“Site”) which is operated by ALDI Services Asia Limited (“ALDI AO”).

Our Site is intended for users within Asia. By using our website, you warrant and represent that you will be situated within Asian at all times while using our Site.

Access and use of the Site

Access to and use of the Site is provided strictly subject to these terms of use. These terms and conditions (“Site T&C”) constitute a binding agreement between you and ALDI AO. Please read these Site T&C carefully before using the Site. By visiting or using the Site, you accept these Site T&C in full. You must not use the Site if you do not agree to be bound by these Site T&C.

Your dealings with ALDI AO and your use of the Site is also governed by the ALDI AO Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into and forms part of these Site T&C.

Except as otherwise expressly stated on the Site and to the full extent permitted by law, the Site and all information contained within it regarding or relating to ALDI AO and its related entities, products and services is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind, whether expressed or implied.

Features of products described or depicted on the Site (including, without limitation, products manufactured or supplied through our business partners or suppliers which are displayed on the Site and their attributes) are approximately only and subject to change without notice. To the full extent permitted by law, a reference to products on the Site is not and does not imply, a warranty, representation or guarantee that the products will be available at any time locally.

Products and Prices

By displaying or linking to products (and/or prices) or brochures from other ALDI Stores in different countries on the Site, ALDI AO is not making any offers on behalf of other ALDI Stores or locally.

ALDI AO reserve the right to correct any errors or misprints and take no responsibility if products are unavailable from any ALDI Stores locations in different countries.

Liability

To the extent permitted by law, and except for any terms, conditions, guarantees and warranties implied by law which cannot be excluded, neither ALDI AO nor any party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site makes any representation, warranty or gives any guarantee regarding, nor accepts any liability for the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of, the information contained on the Site or any responsibility for:

a.        any errors or omissions in the content on the Site whether or not ALDI AO is aware of such errors or omissions; nor

b.        the availability, performance, characteristics or operation of any products shown on the Site,

nor do they accept any liability for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, special, punitive or exemplary damages or any loss of business, interest, goodwill, revenue, or profit, or loss or corruption of data that was not reasonably foreseeable to both parties at the time of entry into these Site T&C howsoever caused (including arising out of your access to, or use of, or inability to use or access the Site), and whether arising in negligence, tort or contract.

ALDI AO does not guarantee the availability, performance, security, characteristics or operation of the Site and that the functions contained on the Site will be uninterrupted or error free including as to whether the Site or its server is free of computer viruses, bugs or other harmful components or that defects will be corrected even if ALDI AO is aware of them.

You accept that ALDI AO has an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees. Having regard to that interest, you accept that we are a limited liability entity and agree that you will not bring any claim personally against individual officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the Site or these Site T&C.

Matters outside our control

ALDI AO will not be responsible or liable for failure to perform any obligation under these Site T&C if such failure is caused by the occurrence of any matter beyond its reasonable control including, without limitation, acts of God, natural disasters, floods, fire, explosions, wars, internet or communications outages or failures, industrial disputes or strikes.

Termination

ALDI AO reserves the right to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to the Site or any of its features or part thereof at any time. You may cease to use the Site at any time in your absolute discretion. Any indemnities given by you and limitations on ALDI AO’s liability will survive such termination. Any termination of your right to use or access any part of the Site will not affect any rights which have accrued to or have been accrued by either you or ALDI AO prior to termination.

Modification of Site T&C

ALDI AO reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove sections of the Site T&C and to add to, change or discontinue the products, services, programs and information contained in, or any other aspect of, the Site at any time. ALDI AO will notify you of such changes by posting an updated version of these Site T&C on the Site. You should regularly check these Site T&C displayed on the Site. Such modifications will be binding upon you once displayed on the Site.

Intellectual property rights

Unless otherwise noted, all materials on the Site are protected as copyright, trade names, trade marks or are other intellectual property owned by ALDI AO and/or its related entities or by other parties that have licenses their material to ALDI AO or which ALDI AO is entitled to use to describe the products shown (“Intellectual Property Rights”). Other than viewing and downloading content from the Site for purposes expressly permitted by these Site T&C, you do not have the right to use these Intellectual Property Rights without the written permission of their owner. You agree that you will not use the Site for any unlawful purpose or violate or attempt to violate the security of the Site. All rights not expressly granted are reserved.


Use of the Site

The use of the materials on the Site is only for informational purposes related to your business or professional relationship with ALDI AO. You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages or other content from the Site for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out bewlow and elsewhere in these Site T&C.

You agree you must not:

a.        republish material from this Site (including republication on another website);

b.        show any material from the Site in public;

c.        edit or otherwise modify any material on the Site;

d.        redistribute material from this Site except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution;

e.        access the Site through any automated means (including, without limitation, through the use of scripts or webcrawlers);

f.         conduct any systematic or automatic data collection activities (including, without limitation, scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) or or in relation to our Site without our express written consent;

g.        infringe the intellectual property rights of ALDI AO or others;

h.        impersonate or falsely state or misrepresent affiliation with ALDI AO;

i.         use the Site or any information contained on the Site in connection with any surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any similar activity;

j.         sell, resell, rent, sub-license, reproduce, duplicate, trade or exploit, for any purpose, especially commercially, any portion of, use of or access to, data on the Site;

k.        use our Site to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications;

l.         use our Site for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent;

m.      use our Site in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Site or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Site; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

Automated access to the Site by or on behalf of internet search engines is permitted.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless ALDI AO, its partners, officers, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, attorneys and all other persons providing information harmless from and against all liability, damage, loss, costs, fees (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or in connection with any violation of these Site T&C and any and all unauthorized use you may make of any materials on the Site. You acknowledge the unauthorized use of content on the Site could cause irreparable harm to aLDI AO and that in the event of unauthorized use, ALDI AO shall be entitled to an injunction in addition to any other remedies available at law or in equity.

Restricted Access

ALDI AO reserves the right to restrict access to areas of our Site, or indeed our whole Site, at our discretion.

Links to external sites

Some links on the Site may allow you to connect with sites that are not under our control. ALDI AO is providing these links only as a convenience. The appearance of a link does not imply ALDI AO’s endorsement, nor is ALDI AO  responsible for the contents of any linked site. You access them at your own risk. To the full extent permitted by law and subject to any non-excludable rights, ALDI AO disclaims all warranties, representations and guarantees express and implied, as to the accuracy, value, legality or otherwise for any materials or information contained on such sites.

You should carefully review the terms of use and privacy policies of all external websites that you visit.

For an explanation of ALDI AO’s own practices and policies related to the collection, use and storage of our online guests’ information please read our Privacy Policy.

Assignment

ALDI AO can transfer its rights and obligations under these Site T&C to any third party provided this does not affect your rights under these Site T&C in a negative way.

These Site T&C are personal to you. You may not transfer your rights or obligations under these Site T&C to anyone else.

Trade Marks

ALDI SOUTH GROUP, ALDI and ALDI Logo are trade marks belonging to us. We give no permission for the use of these trade marks, and such use may constitute an infringement of our rights.

The other registered and unregistered trade marks or service marks on our websites are the property of their respective owners. Unless stated otherwise, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any licence to exercise such rights.

Governing Law

These Site T&C will be governed by the laws of Hong Kong, and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong. In the event that any of the Site T&C are found to be unenforceable under Hong Kong law, this will not affect the remainder of these Site T&C.

 

English and Chinese Versions of this Legal Notice

This legal notice has been translated into Chinese versions (Traditional and Simplified Chinese). If there is any inconsistency or ambiguity between the English version and the Chinese versions, the English version shall prevail.

 

Version

This version of Site T&C was last updated in March 2015.