Privacy Policy

While we do not share the information we collect on our websites with third parties, we do process the information we collect on our websites (registration details, contact details, traffic analysis reports) for in-house purposes: to improve the content of our web pages, to market THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO brands and products, to fine-tune the behaviour of our websites, to monitor user behaviour, to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual visitor and to notify consumers about updates to our website.

 

Personal data

As part of your subscription, we store the following data in our online database: your name, surname, business name, email address and timestamp of your consent to receive emails from us and have your details stored in our database, as submitted by yourself in the subscription process. For the purpose of this clause, “personal information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act and the Protection of Personal Information Act for subscribers residing in South Africa, and as detailed in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for subscribers residing in the European Union. Please note that, while we take all possible measures to protect our database from any data breach, we cannot guarantee that your details are always 100% secure.

 

Cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website, to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you, to distinguish you from other users and to understand how the website is being used by visitors including counting the number of visitors. If you continue without changing your cookie settings (in your browser), we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from our website.

 

Google Analytics

karoomeatoforigin.com uses Google Analytics, including its Demographics and Interest Reporting, to collect data about your traffic via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers, in addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation. To provide website visitors the ability to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

 

Edit or remove your details from our mailing list

THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO store your registration details in an online database. You may at any time ask us to remove or edit your details, by contacting us via the contact details provided on the website.

Agreement : Website use

01. Website ownership and copyright

The Website is owned by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO and managed by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO as content provider and content aggregator. All materials distributed in the Website (the “Materials”) are owned exclusively by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO. Except for downloading one copy of the Materials for your personal, non-commercial home use, you must not reproduce, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, perform or display the Materials without first obtaining the written permission of THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO. Materials must not be used in any unauthorized manner. Text, legal opinions and advice, photographs and or graphic material, including the THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO brand and logo (collectively, the “Materials”) shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium. Neither these Materials nor any portion thereof may be stored in a computer except for personal and non-commercial use.

02. User interaction

Participation: The Website offers an opportunity for you to “Subscribe” (“Message Features”). You must use Message Features in a responsible manner, and are solely responsible for any content you transmit. You must not transmit any message that: imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Website’s infrastructure, or otherwise adversely affects, restricts or inhibits any other user from using and enjoying the Website. In order to participate in any Message Feature, you will be asked to provide certain personal information such as, for example, your name and email address. License: By transmitting any Message, you are granting to THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, and irrevocable right and license to reproduce, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, perform or display such Message, in whole or in part, in any form, media or technology known or hereafter developed. You acknowledge that Messages are not confidential and they may be read, intercepted by others and widely accessible on the World Wide Web. You acknowledge that by submitting Messages to this Website, no confidential, fiduciary, contractually implied or other relationship is created between you and THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO other than as expressly set forth in this Agreement.

03. Termination and variation of services

THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Website at any time, including the availability of any Website feature, database, or content. They may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or the entire Website without notice or liability.

05. Disclaimer of warranties

Use of the website and the services, are at your exclusive risk, and the risk of injury from the foregoing rests exclusively with you. The website, including, but not limited to all services are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to any warranties of title or warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO do not warrant that: (1) the website or the services will be uninterrupted or error free; (2) defects or errors in the website or services will be corrected; (3) the website or the services will be free from viruses or other harmful components; or (4) any information contained in the website, or the services will be accurate or reliable.

06. Limitations on liability

Notwithstanding any term in this agreement, or other operating term set forth by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO, you are exclusively liable for the content of every message you transmit via the website. In no event may THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or relating to use of or inability to use the website. This limitation applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even if THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, the liability of THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.

07. Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify and hold THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO – and their respective shareholders, members, directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives – harmless from all claims, liabilities, damages and expenses (including attorneys’ fees and expenses) arising out of or relating to: (1) your use of the website or (2) any alleged breach of this Agreement by you.

08. Termination

This Agreement may be immediately terminated at any time by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO in their sole discretion. In addition and without prejudice to any other remedy available to THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO, and they may immediately terminate this Agreement if you breach any term of this Agreement or other operating term set forth by THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO.

09. Choice of law and jurisdiction

This website is owned and operated within the Republic of South Africa. Therefore, these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and the user consents to the jurisdiction of the Western Cape Division of the High Court in the event of any dispute.

10. Miscellaneous

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties, and supersedes all prior agreement and communications with respect to the subject matter herein. The section headings in this Agreement are for convenience only and must not be given any legal importance.

11. Acceptance of terms of use

By using the website, you signify your agreement to the terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms in this Agreement, you must not use the Website. THE KAROO DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, t/a MEAT OF ORIGIN KAROO may change the terms of this Agreement at any time, and your use of the website after such changes are posted will mean that you accept them.