This Policy applies to information collected only directly through or from the Web Site. It does not apply to personal information collected from offline resources and communications, such as information you may send to us in a postal letter or give to us in a phone call. This Policy also does not apply to third-party online resources to which PepsiCo Web Sites may link, because PepsiCo does not control their content or their privacy practices.
Collection of your Personal Information
PepsiCo collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Pepsico also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. There is information about your heath that will be collected by PepsiCo once you take the survey.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by PepsiCo. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by PepsiCo for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through PepsiCo public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: PepsiCo does not read any of your private online communications.
PepsiCo encourages you to review the privacy statements of Websites you choose to link to from PepsiCo so that you can understand how those Websites collect, use and share your information. PepsiCo is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Website.
Use of your Personal Information
PepsiCo collects and uses your personal information to operate the Website and deliver the services you have requested. PepsiCo also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from PepsiCo and its affiliates. PepsiCo may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
When you register with PepsiCo, we use your Personal Information to create a customized Web experience for you and to improve our services. We may use Personal Information to:
PepsiCo does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. PepsiCo may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, PepsiCo may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to PepsiCo, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
PepsiCo does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
PepsiCo keeps track of the Websites and pages our customers visit within PepsiCo, in order to determine what PepsiCo services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within PepsiCo to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PepsiCo or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PepsiCo; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of PepsiCo, or the public.
Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
PepsiCo secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. PepsiCo secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
PepsiCo will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. PepsiCo encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how PepsiCo is protecting your information.
PepsiCo may disclose information about you and your use of the PepsiCo Web Site and the PepsiCo services if PepsiCo believes such disclosure is reasonably necessary in order to:
Please note that PepsiCo does not request Personal Information by sending e-mails. We only collect such information on our Site. If you receive an e-mail purporting to be from us that solicits Personal Information, do not respond to it. Instead, please contact our Member Services staff immediately.
Please note that email communications are not always secure; so please do not include credit card information or sensitive information in your emails to us.
Acceptance of Terms
Accuracy and Completeness of Information
While PepsiCo strives to ensure that the information contained in this Site is accurate and reliable, PepsiCo makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability or otherwise with respect to such information, and assumes no liability or responsibility for any omissions or errors in the content of this Site.
Modification of Site
PepsiCo will periodically revise the information; services and the resources contained in this Site and reserve the right to make such changes without any obligation to notify past, current or prospective visitors.
Your Use of the Site
You may download content for non-commercial, personal use only, provided copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices remain unchanged and visible. No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You agree that you will not otherwise copy, modify, alter, display, distribute, sell, broadcast or transmit any material on the site in any manner without the written permission of PepsiCo.
Links to Third Party Sites
The WebSite may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of PepsiCo and PepsiCo is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. PepsiCo is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. PepsiCo is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by PepsiCo of the site or any association with its operators.
Materials provided to PepsiCo or posted at the Website
PepsiCo does not claim ownership of the materials uploaded by you on the Website (including filing up of forms, survey, feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Web site or its associated services (collectively "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting PepsiCo its affiliated companies and necessary sub-licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Pepsico is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Pepsico’s sole discretion without serving nay notice to User. By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Images of people or places displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by Pepsico. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission provided elsewhere on the website. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
PepsiCo does not accept or consider any creative ideas, suggestions or materials from the public ("Submissions") and therefore, you should not make any Submissions to PepsiCo. If you do send us a Submission, despite our request not to do so, then such Submission will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and shall immediately become the property of PepsiCo. PepsiCo shall exclusively now and hereinafter own all rights, title and interest therein. PepsiCo will be free to use any Submissions for any purpose whatsoever.
The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. PepsiCo and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Website at any time. Advice received via the Website should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. PepsiCo and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the web site for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty or condition of any kind. PepsiCo and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.
PEPSICO reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Web site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice to User. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of India and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in New Delhi in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Web Site. Use of the Website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and PepsiCo as a result of this agreement or use of the Web Site. PepsiCo’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of PepsiCo’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Website or information provided to or gathered by PEPSICO with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the User and PepsiCo with respect to the Web Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the User and PepsiCo with respect to the Website. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.
Copyright and Trademark Notices
All contents of the Web Site are: Copyright 2009 by PepsiCo (India) Holdings P. Ltd. and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.
The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Website are registered and unregistered Trademarks used by PepsiCo or PepsiCo INC.USA, or other third parties. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Website without the written permission of PepsiCo or such third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on the Site. Your use of the Trademarks or any other content on the Site is strictly prohibited, except as specifically authorized in these Terms and Conditions. You are advised that PepsiCo will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including, when appropriate in its discretion, the seeking of criminal prosecution. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.