TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

  1. Buitoni Food Company (“BFC”) maintains this website and its content (the “Site”) to provide visitors with information about and its products. By accessing, using, or otherwise interacting with the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, then please do not access the Site.
  2. All content on this Site, including but not limited to trademarks and copyrights, is owned by “BFC” or is used with the permission of the respective owners. “BFC” reserves all rights in the Site and its content. You may not reproduce, post on any other website, modify, distribute, or transmit any portion of this Site without “BFC”’s prior written consent. You may use this Site for your individual noncommercial use only, and you may not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices from the Site. Any unauthorized use of this Site or its content may subject you to civil or criminal penalties.
  3. You may not post or transmit to the Site any unlawful, pornographic, obscene, profane, defamatory, libelous, threatening, or otherwise objectionable material. Notwithstanding any involvement by “BFC” in creating, producing, delivering, monitoring, or updating this Site, “BFC” assumes no responsibility or liability that may arise from such content, including but not limited to claims for defamation, libel, slander, obscenity, pornography, profanity, or misrepresentation.
  4. Any material or communication that you transmit to the Site will not be treated as confidential. Any ideas, concepts, or other materials that you transmit to “BFC” may be used by “BFC” in any manner, including but not limited to reproduction, transmission, publication, or broadcast. You will not be entitled to any compensation.
  5. “BFC” makes reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the content on the Site, but “BFC” makes no warranties as to its accuracy. ALL CONTENT ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
  6. IN NO EVENT WILL “BFC” BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY CONTENT PROVIDED ON THIS SITE, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER “BFC” WAS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
  7. You will indemnify “BFC” against any loss, damage, or cost incurred by “BFC” arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, any of its services or any information accessible over or through the Site, including information obtained from linked sites, “BFC”’s submission or transmission of information or material on or through the Site, or your violation of these terms of use or any other laws, regulations, and rules. You will also indemnify “BFC” against any claims that information or material which you have submitted to “BFC” is in violation of any law or in breach of any third party rights (including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, invasion of privacy, breach of confidence, and infringement of any intellectual property right). We reserve the right exclusively to defend and control any claims arising from the above and you will fully cooperate with us in any such defenses.
  8. Commentary and other materials posted on the Site are not intended as advice on which reliance should be placed. “BFC” therefore disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or anyone who may be informed of the Site’s contents.
  9. The Site may contain external links to other web sites. These links are provided for informational purposes only. “BFC” does not endorse any content, information, goods, or services offered by third parties. “BFC” has no control over third party websites and is not responsible for any information or content contained on these sites, nor is “BFC” responsible for the privacy policy of those sites and the information they may gather expressly or automatically.
  10. You agree to the terms of Buitoni’s Privacy Policy – https://buitoni.com/privacy
  11. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of Connecticut, without regard to conflicts of laws principles. YOU AGREE THAT ANY AND ALL DISPUTES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY BUITONI FOOD COMPANY WEBSITE OR THE USE OR ACCESS THEREOF SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF THE STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED WITHIN CONNECTICUT. YOU FURTHER AGREE TO SUBMIT TO THE PERSONAL JURISIDICTION AND VENUE OF THE COURTS LOCATED WITHIN CONNECTICUT.
  12. You acknowledge and agree that “BFC” reserves the right to revise these Terms of Use at any time and for any reason and reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, to any of the information, content, and materials contained on the Site. You further acknowledge and agree that by accessing this Site, you are bound by any such revisions to the Site and that “BFC” has encouraged you to periodically visit the Site and this page to review these Terms of Use.
  13. If you have any questions about the Terms of use, please contact BFC at 1-800-727-0050.
  14. Unsolicited Submission Policy

Buitoni Food Company (““BFC””), its affiliates, employees and contractors do not accept, review or consider any unsolicited ideas, suggestions or proposals, including, but not limited to, ideas relating to its current products, new products, product enhancements, advertising, marketing strategies, tradenames or designs (“Unsolicited Submission”). Please do not send any Unsolicited Submissions to “BFC”, its affiliates, employees or contractors.

This Policy is to avoid disputes arising from any potential similarities between a current or future “BFC” product, advertisement, promotion or the like and ideas included in an Unsolicited Submission. If, despite our policy, you submit an unsolicited idea to us, the following terms shall apply:

You agree that:

(1) the submission is non-confidential and non-proprietary;
(2) the submission and its content, including any related intellectual property rights, will automatically become the property of “BFC”, without any compensation to you or a third party;
(3) “BFC” shall have no obligation to review, return, or acknowledge receipt of any Unsolicited Submission; and
(4) “BFC” may use, distribute or other disseminate all Unsolicited Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise.

This Policy governs all (or any portion of) information contained in your Unsolicited Submission as well as any subsequent communications that you may have with “BFC” unless a formal agreement to the contrary is agreed to in written by “BFC”.

While “BFC” is unable to accept Unsolicited Submissions, we welcome your feedback regarding existing products. Please provide feedback on “BFC”’s products, excluding ideas that would violate this policy, at https://www.buitoni.com/contact-us

All feedback provided will be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. “BFC” shall be free to use any feedback on an unrestricted basis, and without compensation to you or a third party.

These Terms of Use are current as of January 2021.