Information Collection and Use
Personally Identifiable Information Company collects personally identifiable information on certain sections of the Website or the App when users register; or inquire about Services which are listed in the Website or the App or otherwise; or request for the purchase of Services; or for the access or download of Services of the Website or the App; or look for potential business opportunities with Company; or participate in any contest, events, assignments through the Website or the App; or participate in user posting areas of the Website or the App (such as listings, trades, profile, bulletin boards, discussion forums, blogs and surveys), etc.
Use of Personally Identifiable Information by the Company
Company may use your personally identifiable information while you access our Website or App and to fulfill your requests for Services. In the case of job seekers or persons looking for business opportunities with Company, the personally identifiable information may be used to evaluate any job applications, or to explore the opportunities for potential business associations with the person, as the case may be. We may keep your personally identifiable information in electronic, print and such other format as may be necessary from time to time, and use it to contact you, either through e-mail, phone, post etc., or to process your request or to apprise you of any new existing products or services that are offered or may be offered by Company. You expressly agree that the Company can use your personally identifiable information for the purpose of apprising you with the various products and services offered by the Company. The Company also uses personally identifiable information to analyze the behavior of users in order to measure users’ interest in specific areas and information posted on our Website or the App. The Company may use personally identifiable information collected from cookies and IP addresses as described below.
The Company may use personally identifiable information collected from cookies and IP addresses as described below:
- contacting you for customer support;
- sending you updates or information about the Platform and/or Services;
- managing your account and relationship with the Platform and/or Services, and improving your experience when you use it;
- improving the Services, research, surveying and engaging with you, for example by sending you communications for these purposes;
- marketing and promotion of the Platform and/or Services and/or other products;
- personalizing and optimizing the Platform and/or Services;
- sharing promotional content and/or advertising; and
- creating reports, analysis, or similar services for the purposes of research or business intelligence.
A cookie is an information that a website or an app puts on your computer system through the browser so that it can remember something about you at a later time. Typically, Cookies contain information that identifies each user, for example: login or username, passwords, shopping cart information, preferences, and so on. When a user revisits a Website or an app, his or her computer automatically “serves up” the cookie, which establishes the user’s identity, thus eliminating the need for the customer to reenter the information.
Use of IP addresses
Company also logs IP addresses, or the location of computers on the Internet, to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Website or the App, and to serve content based on your IP address.
It is mandatory for you to provide your e-mail address and such other information as may be asked during the registration process. We will send an e-mail to the mail address provided by you to confirm your registration. In addition, we may contact you regarding your account status.
Sharing of personally identifiable information with third parties
Publicly available information
Certain information that you provide, such as your profile name, profile picture, is publicly available.
We aggregate personal information into statistics about users, their usage of the Websites and the App, traffic patterns, and demographics. We may provide third parties, including merchants, partners and advertisers with such statistics, but never in a way that would make the information personally identifiable. This data is aggregated from numerous users who visit the Websites each month.
We may provide your anonymous use and browsing information, including the search queries that you enter or products that you view on our site, to third parties, which may include allowing merchants, partners and advertisers, to place cookies and/or web beacons on the Websites and/or clear gifs in our HTML emails to allow third parties to optimize and/or provide you with advertisements that are tailored to your interests.
Business Transfer and Affiliates
We may share your information with companies that are affiliated with us, that is, are our direct or indirect subsidiaries or parent or sister companies. As we continue to develop our business we might buy or sell business units. In such transactions, customer information is generally one of the transferred assets but remains subject to the provisions of any pre-existing privacy statement. In the event that we or substantially all of our assets are acquired, your information may be one of the transferred assets and we may share or assign it with an actual or potential acquirer.
Sharing of Information with Counter party / Buyer / Seller
By using the Platform and/or the Services you make certain that your Personal Information will be available to other Users. For example, when a trade is Posted / closed on the Platform, Farmioc provides the contact information of the execution profile or, in case such profile is not available, the commercial profile, to other Users / Counter party. When you list an auction / trade with your details on the Platform, such listing, post and/or activity are shared with other Users who may then share this information with others through the Platform and/or Services or outside the Platform and/or Services. You acknowledge that you have no expectation of privacy in relation to the auctions, Bids, Offers, Acceptance, Contract Confirmation, which are posted on the Platform.
Company may if required by law, disclose any personally identifiable information of the users to any government authorities, investigating agencies, courts, tribunals etc. In the event of violation of any Terms of Service of this Website or the App by any user, including but not limited to violation of any restrictions on the use of Content or Services provided in this Website or the App, Company shall be free to use the personally identifiable information for the purpose of initiating any legal proceedings and investigation processes against the errant users.
- assure an adequate level of data protection before transferring information by execution of appropriate data transfer agreements or confirming other controls, and
Use of third-party service providers by the Website or the App
While providing service to users may provide links to a third-party websites or apps. It shall never be deemed or implied that by providing such third party links on the Website or the App, Company endorses, recommends or sponsors such third party, the third party’s websites or apps, or the information contained therein, and Company shall not be responsible or liable for your use of such third party website or apps or any information, documents or products or services provided thereof. Use of links of third-party websites or apps shall be subject to the terms of Service and privacy policies applicable to those third-party websites or apps.
Surveys / Events / Contest
Company may disclose the identity and details of those users who will participate in any survey, events, contest or assignment conducted by Company from time to time, with its business partners who sponsor such events, contest, surveys or assignments.
User public forums, blogs etc.
Access, change, and/or deletion of information provided by the users
Company maintains generally accepted standards of technology in order to protect personally identifiable information of users from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. We strive to make certain that our servers and connections incorporate the latest encryption and security devices. To prevent unauthorized access, we have implemented physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. We use a secure payment gateway to process your payments(if any). Only authorized Company’s employees and third party agents and service providers are provided access to the personally identifiable information of users, and these employees, agents and service providers are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, Company cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally identifiable information.
Links to Other Sites
Use of Company Website or the App
Your access to and use of the Website or the App are subject to certain terms and conditions, which are summarized in our Terms and Conditions
This policy is effective as of: 21-05-2021