Last updated April 2013
George Foreman is part of the Spectrum Brands group. The Spectrum Brands group is comprised of Spectrum Brands Australia Pty Ltd ACN 007 070 573. The Spectrum Brands group (us or we) is committed to respecting your privacy.
Unless otherwise advised to us, you acknowledge and consent to the collection, use or disclosure of any personal information you provide to us, in circumstances that are:
clearly explained to you at the time when the information is collected from you; or
permitted under the Australian privacy legislation.
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
We will collect and hold your personal information if you visit our website, complete an online product warranty request, join the Food & Home Living club, follow Facebook Page or other Social Media platform, subscribe to our newsletters, participate into any promotion or competition, complete a printed product warranty card, enter a competition/promotion or otherwise make a request/enquiry.
The information we collect may include (but is not limited to) your name, email address, IP address, telephone number and credit card details.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The personal information that we collect from you may be used for the purposes of providing our products and services to you. This includes storing the information in our database, storing and processing information to provide you with any products or services you have requested, for billing purposes or to enable us to develop and customise products or services to better meet your needs and preferences.
Your personal information may also be used for the following purposes:
statistical purposes (e.g. general website usage statistics, including site visitors tracking);
promotional and marketing purposes, unless otherwise advised by you (e.g. to send out direct email/ e-newsletters, brochures and printed newsletters containing recipes, healthy living tips, product information etc);
to inform you of special offers, product discounts, promotions and competitions, unless otherwise advised by you; and
any other customer support purposes.
For any of the above purposes we may contact you by electronic or other means.
You can choose not to provide certain personal information, but then you may be precluded from taking advantage of our services, receiving special promotional offers or purchasing products from the George Foreman website.
DISCLOSURE TO THIRD PARTIES
We will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others. We will only disclose your personal information to selected third parties who carry out functions on our behalf, including fulfilling orders, delivering products, sending postal mail and e-mail, entering data into a database, analysing data, developing and maintaining our website functions, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These third parties will have access to personal information to the extent needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
Other than as described above, we will not share your personal information with any other third party for any other purpose without your consent, unless it is otherwise necessary for compliance with applicable laws.
We maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of your personal information.
ACCESS, REVIEW AND CORRECTION
We are continuing to enhance our procedures to enable you to review and correct, upon request, the personal information we collect from you. Currently, this requires that you make such a request in a manner that can be verified. You can make a request to review, update or correct your personal information (subject to any exemptions which may be applicable under the Australian privacy legislation), by contacting us at the details set out below.
We have structured our website so that you can visit George Foreman without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Our websites may contain links to third party websites. We are not responsible or liable for the content presented by or contained in any independent third party website. While we will protect your personal information on our websites, we cannot control, and are not be responsible for, the privacy policies or practices of third party sites.
Each time you visit our website our server collects anonymous information, known as “click-stream data”, from you. This data includes the type of browser and system you are using; the address of the site you have come from and move to after your visit; the date and time of your visit; and your server's IP address.
We may collect this information for statistical purposes to find out how our website is used and navigated, including the number of hits, the frequency and duration of visits, most popular session times. We may use this information to evaluate and improve our website performance.
A ”cookie” is a piece of information that our web server may send to your machine when you visit our website. The cookie is stored on your machine, but does not identify you or give us any information about your computer.
A cookie helps us to recognise you when you re-visit our website and to co-ordinate your access to different pages on the website. With most internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. If you want to do this, refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more.
have any further privacy concerns or inquiries;
do not wish to receive any future communications from us; or
wish to make a complaint,
please contact our privacy officer at:
Spectrum Brands Australia Pty Ltd
Phone: +61 3 8551 5000
Fax: +61 3 8551 5001