SusieCakes Terms and Conditions of Use
(Last Modified: November 2022)
Accessing the Website and Account Security
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Website, and any service or material we provide on the Website, in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users, including registered users.
You are responsible for:
In order to access some of the features of the Website you may choose to create an account. If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to this Website or portions of it using your username, password or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your username or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information. If we receive any instructions or orders using your user-name and password we will consider it authorized by you.
Intellectual Property Rights
Unless otherwise indicated, the Website and its entire contents, features, functionality and other materials herein (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design, selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by the Company, its licensors or other providers of such material and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. All such materials are protected in all forms, media and technologies now known or hereinafter developed.
Our License to You. We grant to you a limited, personal, nontransferable, nonexclusive, non-sublicensable license to use the Website and to use the information and services contained in the Site on any supported computing and/or mobile device that you own or control. We do not grant any license or other authorization to any user to use our trademarks registered trademarks, service marks, other copyrightable material or any other intellectual property by including them on this Website.
You must not:
You must not access or use for any commercial purposes any part of the Website or any services or materials available through the Website.
If you wish to make any use of material on the Website other than that set out in this section, please address your request to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Company name, the Company logo, images/drawings of Susie, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans are trademarks of the Company or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of the Company. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans on this Website are the trademarks of their respective owners.Nothing on the Website should be construed to grant any license or right to use any Company mark without our prior written consent.
Additionally, you agree not to:
Monitoring and Enforcement; Termination
We have the right to:
Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or other information of anyone using the Website. YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, RELATED COMPANIES, LICENSEES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY THE COMPANY AND ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER THE COMPANY OR SUCH PARTIES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
You may remove your User Generated Content and Social Media Content (as defined below) from the Website at any time, and you may terminate your account or loyalty program membership at any time by logging into your account and following the instructions in your user profile.
Online Purchases Terms of Sale
All purchases through our site or other transactions for the sale of goods formed through the Website or as a result of visits made by you are governed by ourTerms of Sale.
Payment. Your right to use any service or product that is available for purchase through the Site is conditional on our receipt of payment for such service or product. If payment cannot be charged to your credit card or if a charge is refunded for any reason, including chargeback, we reserve the right to either suspend or terminate your account, thereby terminating this Agreement and all obligations hereunder.
Terms of payment are within our sole discretion and, unless otherwise agreed by us in writing, payment must be received by us before our acceptance of an order. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express credit cards as well as Apple Pay and Google Pay. You represent and warrant that (i) the credit card information you supply to us is true, correct and complete, (ii) you are duly authorized to use such credit card for the purchase, (iii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your credit card company, and (iv) you will pay charges incurred by you at the posted prices, including shipping and handling charges and all applicable taxes, if any, regardless of the amount quoted on the Site at the time of your order. If we experience difficulties in authorizing your credit card, we may notify you by e-mail or telephone and/or attempt to process the payment again.
Order Acceptance and Cancellation. You agree that any order you submit through this Site is an offer to buy, under these terms, all products and services listed in your order. All orders must be accepted by us or we will not be obligated to sell the products or services to you. We may choose not to accept any orders in our sole discretion. After having received your order, we will send you a confirmation e-mail with your order number and details of the items you have ordered. Acceptance of your order and the formation of the contract of sale between the Company and you will not take place unless and until you have received your order confirmation e-mail.
You can cancel your order up to 24 hours prior to the delivery or pickup date at your local bakery for local orders and 24 hours prior to the shipment date for national shipment orders. We will do our best to accommodate any changes, however, if the product has already been prepared, shipped and/or delivered we may not be able to accommodate your request. For local orders delivered or picked up from our bakeries our policy states to contact us 24 hours prior to the delivery or pickup date. For national shipment orders, you must contact us 24 hours prior to the shipment date (for example, if you requested a Wednesday arrival of your cake, we would be shipping it out on Tuesday and would therefore need to know about the cancellation by 5pm on Monday). To cancel or change please contact us here with your order number, name, phone number so we can assist you.
We reserve the right, but undertake no obligation, to monitor for, report, and prosecute actual and suspected fraud on the Site. We may, in our discretion, require further authorization from you such as a telephone confirmation of your order or request additional information, to process your order. We reserve the right to cancel, delay, refuse to ship, or recall from the transit carrier any order if fraud is suspected. We also reserve the right, but undertake no obligation, to submit all records to law enforcement agencies and to third parties, including payment card companies and banks, for investigation into suspected fraud. We reserve the right to cooperate with authorities and third parties to prosecute offenders to the fullest extent of the law.
Prices. All prices, discounts, and promotions posted on this Website are subject to change without notice. The price charged for a product or service will be the price in effect at the time the order is placed and will be set out in your order confirmation e-mail. Price increases will only apply to orders placed after such changes. Posted prices do not include taxes or charges for shipping and handling. All such taxes and charges will be added to your merchandise total and will be itemized in your shopping cart and in your order confirmation e-mail. We are not responsible for pricing, typographical or other errors in any offer by us and we reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions at any time and to cancel any orders arising from such errors.The inclusion of any products or services on this Site at a particular time does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time.
We may offer from time-to-time promotions on the Website that may affect pricing and that are governed by terms and conditions separate from this Agreement. If there is a conflict between the terms for a promotion and this Agreement, the promotion terms will govern.To the extent you participate in any promotional programs or features we may choose to offer, the specific applicable terms and conditions of such program shall apply. These additional terms and conditions program will be posted on the Site or another entry form. These additional terms and conditions may include age restrictions, entry deadlines, return policies, or restrictions on use.
Shipments; Delivery; Title and Risk of Loss. We will arrange for shipment of the products to you. Local delivery may be an option for customers in or near local stores. Local delivery areas are subject to change.
You will pay all shipping and handling charges specified during the ordering process. Shipping and handling charges are reimbursement for the costs we incur in the processing, handling, packing, shipping, and delivery of your order.
We are not liable for any delays in local delivery or national shipments once the product has left our location. Due to potential UPS and other carrier delays we recommend customers place orders in advance of the date they need it to ensure a timely delivery. In the case of weather issues that could potentially delay shipments, SusieCakes has the right to make the decsion to send out packages at an earlier time.
Returns and Refunds
Given the perishable nature of our products, SusieCakes does not accept returns, exchanges, and/or grant refunds on any goods sold unless the issue for return, exchange, and/or refund is the result of an incorrect product being sent out due to our error in handling the product.
As a policy, we do not offer refunds for delays caused by one of our shipping partners due to weather, mechanical error, strikes, natural disaster, inaccurate shipping information, mistakes on the part of our shipping partners’ employees or similar reasons that are outside of our control. We offer shipping insurance with every national shipping purchase through Route insurance. Having this insurance will protect you if there are delays or lost packages from the shipping carrier.
All this said, we want all of our Guests to be happy and satisfied with their purchase at SusieCakes and in the event you are unhappy with the product quality, we ask that you contact us so we can discuss the situation and make it right.
Errors, Deficiencies, Inaccuracies and Omissions
We reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or any part of the content of the Website (including without limitation, all descriptions, images, references, features, specifications, information, data, products, offers, and prices/availability of products described or depicted on the Website, or any services offered through the Website)—at any time without notice to you. In addition, the Website (including the content) may contain typographical, pricing, pictorial and/or other errors, deficiencies, or inaccuracies and may not be complete, correct, reliable, useful, suitable, accurate, timely, or current. We assume no responsibility for any such errors, deficiencies, inaccuracies, or omissions on any of the Website and do not guarantee that they will be corrected.
We reserve the right to (i) discontinue any stated offer, (ii) delete, change or update prices, promotions, offers, product and/or service descriptions or specifications, or other information, with no further obligation to you, even after your receipt of an order confirmation from us, and (iii) delete, change or update the content at any time without prior notice. In the event of an error involving product pricing, availability, or the terms of an offer, changes will take effect upon posting of the updated information on the Website, unless otherwise noted.
Reliance on Information Posted
The information presented on or through the Website is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
This Website may include content provided or published by third parties, including articles, advertisements and other media or publication materials. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and other content, other than the content provided by the Company, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity that provided or published those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Company. We are not responsible or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided or published by any third parties.
Changes to the Website
We may update the content on this Website from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
We may modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website or any features or portions thereof without prior notice. You agree that the Company will not be liable for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website or any part thereof.
The Company has the right to monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, third party reviews and other transmissions on this Website. However, the Company is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such transmissions or for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, illegality or inaccuracy contained in any information transmitted to any such locations on this Website.
We are not responsible for the content users post on the Website. You accept sole responsibility for any material you may submit via the Website including photos, messages, text, information, videos, User profiles (such as your name and User profile image or avatar), and any other content that you upload, share, publish or display on or through the Website. You may not upload to, post, transmit, distribute or share User Generated Content or “UGC” on this Website that you did not create or that you do not have permission to share.
By submitting any content to the Website you represent and warrant that:
All information you post to the Website is visible to the general public. We shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding such information.
Social Media Content
This Website may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
Link from your own or certain third-party websites to certain content on this Site.
You may use these features solely as they are provided by us, and solely with respect to the content they are displayed with. We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
Promotions, Sweepstakes, Contests
Communications from the Company
If you provide, or have provided, a telephone number or email address to us (either through the Website or by other means), you expressly agree that we (or an agent on our behalf) may contact you at that number and/or address in order to provide you with informational and service messages, including via text message, push notification and/or by using automated telephone technology or artificial or prerecorded voice messages. You represent and warrant that you are the authorized subscriber for the telephone number(s) or email addresses you have provided. You may revoke your consent to be contacted at such number(s)email address by emailing us at CS.email@example.com or by replying STOP to a text notification. Standard message and data rates may apply.
Text Messaging Program Terms
By opting in to receiving text messages you agree that you:
Participation is voluntary. You are not required to participate in order to purchase products or Services from us. Message frequency may vary. Standard message and data rates apply.
If you change carriers or change or deactivate your mobile number it is your responsibility to opt out of our text messaging program before making any such change. Failing to do so will be a material breach of these program terms.
How to cancel. To stop receiving promotional updates and offers please reply STOP to any text at any time and receive one final text acknowledging receipt of your STOP request
To get help with text messages. Reply HELP to any text at any time. We do not charge any fee for your participation in the text message program. Check with your wireless carrier for details regarding message or data rates or charges that may apply.
Linking to the Website
You may link to the Website, provided you do so in a way that is non-commercial, fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent.
You may not use the Company’s name, logo or other proprietary graphics to link to the Website without the Company’s express written permission. Further, you may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any of the Company’s trademarks, logos product designs or other proprietary information, including the images found at the Website, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page on the Website without the Company’s express written consent. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise, in any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary materials of the Company or any third party.
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease.
We make no claim or representation regarding, and accept no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of embedded content, third-party websites accessible via hyperlink or websites linking to the Website. We may provide links to such third-party websites as a convenience to you, but the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement or adoption by the Company of any site or any information contained therein.
Links from the Website
If the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided or hosted by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. This includes links contained in advertisements, including banner advertisements and sponsored links. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.
We respect the intellectual property rights of others and prohibit users from uploading and posting materials that infringes another party’s intellectual property rights. If you believe that your material has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our copyright agent the following written information: (i) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon; (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site; (iv) your address, telephone number, and e-mail address; (v) a statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner of authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf. Our copyright agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on the Site can be reached as follows:
Copyright Agent: firstname.lastname@example.org
It is often difficult to determine if your intellectual property rights have been violated or if the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) requirements have been met. We may request additional information before we remove any infringing material. If a dispute develops as to the correct owner of the rights in question, we reserve the right to remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material pending resolution of the matter. We will terminate the accounts of users that we determine are repeat infringers.
Please note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act any person who makes false claims that material or an activity is infringing may be subject to liability for damages.
Notice of Abuse
The owner of the Website is based in the state of California in the United States. We provide this Website for use only by persons located in the United States. We make no claims that the Website or any of its content is accessible or appropriate outside of the United States. Access to the Website may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that the Website will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH THE COMPANY MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COMPANY REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
THE COMPANY HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Limitation on Liability
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW IN NO EVENT WILL THE COMPANY, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, RELATED COMPANIES OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT WILL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE COMPANY WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILTY, OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABLITY TO USE THE WEBSITE EXCEED ANY COMPENSATION YOU PAY, IF ANY, TO THE COMPANY FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE.
Special Terms for Apple Users
Users of any mobile application we offer acknowledge that they have reviewed and agree to the terms of the online app marketplace from which they have downloaded the App. The following additional terms and conditions apply with respect to any App that Company provides to you designed for use on an Apple iOS-powered mobile device (an “iOS App”):
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Limitation on Time to File Claims
Waiver and Severability
Your Comments and Concerns
Please feel free to contact us with any comments, questions or suggestions you might have regarding the information described in the Site. You may contact us at email@example.com.
Thank you for visiting the Website.