By using this web site, you consent to our collection and use of your information as described below. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please discontinue use of this web site.
Personal information is defined as information about an identifiable individual, but does not include the name, title, business address or telephone number of an employee of an organization. In other words, it does not include the information that one expects to find on a business card.
Our commitment to customer confidentiality is most simply expressed by our promise to you that, unless required by law:
Canada Beef Inc.:
You may withdraw your consent to our collection and use of your personal information at any time, subject to legal and/or contractual restrictions and upon reasonable notice. Your withdrawal of consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information may impact our ability to process orders, newsletter subscriptions and contest entries.
You can ask us not to send you promotional emails and other communications by following the opt-out instructions in each email or you may let us know by contacting our Privacy Officer at the address provided below.
While we welcome email inquiries, email sent over the Internet is not secure and may be lost, intercepted, or altered. If you send personally identifiable information to us via email, we will not be liable if it is lost or intercepted, altered or misused by someone else.
Like most other commercial websites, we may monitor traffic patterns, site usage and related site information to optimize your visit to our website.
We know your time is valuable and you don't want to waste it. To help save you time, we use a special feature called a “cookie” to help us provide customizable services to our customers. Cookies are like mini-files that live on your hard drive and save your preferences so you do not have to re-enter the same information over and over again. Cookies do not damage your system or impair its functioning in any way.
You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. If you choose not to accept cookies, your experience on this web site may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
Canada Beef Inc. uses various safeguards to ensure that your personal information is protected against loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying or alteration. These include: security of our physical premises; security software and firewalls to prevent unauthorized computer access or "hacking"; and internal passwords that restrict access to our electronic files.
Canada Beef Inc. uses only reputable third-party companies to maintain its electronic records and to store and destroy its paper files. It further ensures that those companies are bound by contract to comply with the law and industry standards for the protection of personal information.
You have a right to challenge the accuracy and completeness of your personal information and to have it amended, as appropriate. You also have a right to request access to your personal information and receive an accounting of how that information has been used and disclosed, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. For example, if the requested information would reveal personal information about another individual, your request for access may be limited or denied.
To request access or to amend your personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer at the address below. Canada Beef Inc. will respond within thirty (30) days of receipt of your written request.
Canada Beef Inc. will respond to inquiries about its policies and practices relating to its handling of your personal information. Inquiries should be directed to our Privacy Officer using the contact information below. Canada Beef Inc. will investigate all complaints and will respond within 30 days of receipt of a written inquiry. If the complaint is found to be justified, Canada Beef Inc. will take appropriate measures to resolve it, including, if necessary, amending this Policy and its procedures.
If you have any questions or complaints about this Policy or the handling of your personal information, if you wish to withdraw your consent to our use of your personal information, or to request access to or update any information we have on file, please contact:
Attn: Privacy Officer
Canada Beef Inc.
4-101, 2000 Argentia Road
Mississauga, ON L5N 1W1
Your personal information will be used to process your order/newsletter subscription/contest entry. We may also use this information to send emails and other communications on behalf of the Canada Beef Inc. and third parties on topics related to Canadian beef. You can ask us not to send you such communications by: (a) following the opt-out instructions in each email; or (b) by contacting our Privacy Officer.
All use of this web site is subject to the following Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please do not access or use this web site. These terms may be changed by Canada Beef Inc. at any time without notice. Your use of the web site constitutes your agreement to be bound by these terms.
Canada Beef Inc. is an independent national organization representing the research, marketing and promotion of the Canadian cattle and beef industry worldwide. Its efforts to maximize demand for Canadian beef and optimize the value of Canadian beef products is funded by cattle producers and the National Beef Check-Off, which in turn makes it possible to access beef industry market development funds provided by the Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta.
The written materials provided on this site are for information purposes only. Although Canada Beef Inc. has made reasonable efforts to ensure that the materials contained on this site are accurate, it does not warrant or guarantee: (a) the accuracy, currency or completeness of the materials; (b) that the site will be available without interruption, error or omission; (c) that defects will be corrected; or (d) that the web site and the server(s) that make it available are free from viruses or harmful components. The web site and the materials provided on the web site are provided “as is” and “as available” without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either expressed or implied.
Canada Beef Inc. does not represent or warrant that any product or service advertised on this web site will be available for purchase or licensing.
The contents of the web site do not necessarily represent the opinions of the Canadian Cattlemen's Association, Canada Beef Inc. or any of their employees, partners or associates.
The Canadian Cattlemen's Association, Canada Beef Inc. and their employees, partners or associates will have no liability for any damage arising from the misuse of any information provided on this web site.
The copyright in this web site and all materials contained in it is owned, or licensed by the Canadian Cattlemen's Association. This web site, as a whole, or in part, may not be reproduced without the express prior written consent of Canada Beef Inc.. To obtain such consent, please contact our marketing department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following words and graphic images are trade-marks of the Canadian Cattlemen's Association:
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All other brand names, product names and trade-marks are the property of their respective owners.
Canada Beef Inc. acknowledges and appreciates links to this web site. Links should go directly to the homepage. Linking directly to other pages within the site or framing content on the site is prohibited without prior written consent.
This web site has been designed to be a resource for information on matters related to Canadian beef. As a result, there are links throughout the web site to third party sites. These links are provided for convenience only, and do not mean that Canada Beef Inc. endorses or recommends the information contained in linked web sites, or guarantees its accuracy, timeliness or fitness for a particular purpose. Canada Beef Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or practices of third party sites.
We welcome your feedback, if you have questions or comments about Canada Beef Inc. or this web site, please contact our marketing department at email@example.com.