Our Commitment for the Protection of Confidentiality

Food Retailers Association respects personal data of the users of who use this site, namely Personal data shall not be disclosed to any third person without prior written consent of the said person.

If applicable, the management of other websites which are linked to our website will not belong to Food Retailers Association and those sites possibly have their own principle on the "Protection of Confidentially". Please read those.


As in many web server, when any of our webpages is opened, Food Retailers Association collects certain information (the web browser you use, your operating system, visited pages, etc.) as web traffic data via cookies.

"Cookies" are small text files and saved on the hard disk of your computer by your browser and allows to re-identify you when our website is visited again. Many browsers are set to accept cookies as default. However any time, you may easily change your browser settings for not accepting cookies. Cookies are used only for tracing your visits to our website not for identifying your ID and will stay anonymous as long as you do not provide your personal information.

In times, we collect statistical data such as your age, gender, residence, address, preferences and hobbies upon your consent.

Use of Personal Information

Within this concept, "personal information" stands for information such as your name, date of birth, email address or posat address that and define you and is provided by your side.

It is not compulsory to provide personal information for browsing our websites. You may also reach and browse our websites without providing personal information. Taking part in certain events and advantage of certain services provided in our websites is fully up to you. You will only have to provide such information (including but without limited to your name, address, phone number, e-mail address and credit card data in case of online shopping via our websites) when you choose to take part in such events and to take advantage from such services.

When you purchase a service or product via our websites, Food Retailers Association will request your credit card data for issuing invoice. Credit card data will be processed by our bank which is a third party banking services provider. While our bank has its own dedicated security systems, it also requires us to build our own security system as a Member Business. For preventing unauthorized use of the information provided for invoicing, this security system uses encryption and keeps the related pages within secure servers. For this purpose Food Retailers Association uses GeoTrust 128 bit SSL encryption. Also our bank has its own security systems. Food Retailers Association will not keep your credit card details or share or use them for any other purpose.

Your personal information may be used by us for the following purposes:
  • For replying your comments or information requests;
  • For providing you marketing or promotion materials including e-mails and any other information;
  • For contacting you if required during the process of your orders placed for our services or products via our websitlass="fk">chec fa-aes;
  • For improving our marketing and promotion works;
  • For conducting analyses regarding the usage of our website(s);
  • For improving our content and product presentations;
  • For customizing the contents and designs of our websites and our services;
  • For providing you information according to your interests;
  • For making announcement regarding new products, promotions or events (such services are optional and you may choose to unsubscribe from such lists).

Disclosure of Information

Food Retailers Association will not sell or rent your personal information. Personal information may be disclosed when required for legal reasons or when believed to be required for the fulfillment of of a law.

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