Privacy policy

EFFECTIVE DATE: November 1, 2020

Acelerada, LLC, doing business as Bimbo Ventures and its affiliates ("we", "us", or "our") are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust as it relates to the privacy of your information. Please read below and learn how we collect, protect, share and use your information on the website(s) where this Privacy Notice is posted ("Site").

QUICK GUIDE TO CONTENTS

Information we collect on our Site

How we use the information we collect

Sources of information

Sharing of information

Children

Security of your information

Other sites

Consent to processing and transfer of information

Changes

Contact us

1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT ON OUR SITE.

We collect, receive, and develop several categories of information about you and your company, depending on the nature of your interactions with us. For example:

We collect Business Contact Information. We may collect business contact information and identifiers you provide to us, such as your company’s name, your contact name, title, email, and telephone number.

We collect Company and Product Information. We may also collect information you provide to us about your company, where it operates, and its products, website(s), sales, sales channels, and funding. We may collect other information you provide to us, including why you want to work with us and documents related to your company and product(s).

We collect Internet and Network Activity Information.

Usage Information. Whenever you visit or interact with the Site, we, as well as certain third-party service providers, may use a variety of technologies that automatically or passively collect information about how the Site is accessed and used ("Usage Information"). Usage Information may include browser type, device type, IP address, operating system, the page served, the time, the preceding page views, and your use of features on the Site.

2. HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We use the categories of information referenced above for the following purposes:

We use information to conduct due diligence and transact with your company. We use information you provide to conduct due diligence regarding a product or service your company may offer. We may also use information in the context of providing or receiving a product or service to or from you and your company.

We use information to respond to your questions and requests. We use information to communicate with you about your activities on the Site, and, in our discretion, changes to any of our policies.

We use information to comply with our obligations, administer our Site, and for internal operations. We may use all categories of information to, among other things, administer the Site, help diagnose problems with our servers, analyze trends, track Site traffic, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We, or our vendors, may place cookies or similar files on your device for analytics and security purposes, and to facilitate site navigation. A pixel tag may tell your browser to get content from another server. We may also use information to comply with our license obligations.

We use information for security purposes. For example, we may use all categories of information to protect our company, our customers, and our business partners. We also may use information to protect our Site or our services, as well as to detect and investigate activities that may be illegal or prohibited (such as cyberattacks or fraudulent transactions).

We may use information as otherwise disclosed or permitted by law, or as we may notify you.

3. SOURCES OF INFORMATION

We collect information about you from the following sources:

We collect information directly from you. For example, we may collect information when you submit details about your company and products. We also collect any information you provide if you make a request or contact us.

We collect information from your devices. We use tracking tools like browser cookies and web beacons to automatically collect information about you (including Internet and Network Activity Information). We collect this information when you interact with our Site.

We receive information from vendors we hire to work on our behalf. For example, vendors that host or maintain our Site and send emails for us may give us Contact Information and Internet and Network Activity Information. Analytics providers may also provide us with Internet and Network Activity Information.

4. SHARING OF INFORMATION

Except as described here, we will not provide any of your information to any third parties without your specific consent. We may share certain information, such as aggregate data and Usage Information with third parties. We may also share your information as disclosed at the time you provide your information, as set forth in this Privacy Notice and in the following circumstances:

We may share each category of information within the Bimbo Bakeries family of companies. This includes our parent company (and its related investment entities), subsidiaries, affiliates, and brands.

Third Parties Providing Services On Our Behalf. We may share each category of information with third parties that perform functions on our behalf such as service providers that host or operate our Site, analyze data, or provide customer service.

With A Successor To All Or Part Of Our Business. In the event that we are involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, any or all categories of information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. We may also share information with others as they conduct due diligence as part of our corporate changes.

To Comply With The Law, Or To Protect Ourselves, Our Customers, And Others. We may transfer and disclose any or all categories of information to third parties to comply with a legal obligation; when we believe in good faith that the law or a governmental authority requires it; if a government agency or investigatory body requests it; to verify or enforce our Terms of Use or other applicable policies; to address fraud, security or technical issues; to respond to an emergency; or otherwise to protect our rights or property or security of third parties, visitors to our Site or the public.

We may share information for other reasons we may describe to you from time to time as permitted by law.

5. CHILDREN.

The Site is not directed to children under 16. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age. If we determine upon collection that a user is under this age, we will not use or maintain his/her personal information without the parent/guardian's consent. If we become aware that we have unknowingly collected personally identifiable information from a child under the age of 16, we will make reasonable efforts to delete such information from our records.

6. SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION.

We take information security seriously and use certain reasonable security measures to help protect your personal information. However, no electronic data transmission or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you use the Site and provide us with your information at your own risk.

7. OTHER SITES.

The Site may contain links to other sites that we do not own or operate. We do not control, recommend or endorse and are not responsible for these sites or their content, products, services or privacy policies or practices. These other sites may send their own cookies to your device, they may independently collect data or solicit personal information and may or may not have their own published privacy policies. You should also independently assess the authenticity of any site which appears or claims that it is one of our websites (including those linked to through an email or social networking page).

8. CONSENT TO PROCESSING AND TRANSFER OF INFORMATION.

The Site is governed by and operated in, and in accordance with the laws of the United States. We make no representation that the Site is governed by or operated in accordance with the laws of any other nation. Given that we are an international business, our use of your information necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. If you are located in Mexico, the European Union, Canada or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that information we collect may be transferred to and processed in the United States. By using the Site, or providing us with any information, you (a) acknowledge that the Site is subject to the laws of the United States, (b) consent to the collection, processing, maintenance and transfer of such information in and to the United States and other applicable territories in which the privacy laws may not be as comprehensive as or equivalent to those in the country where you reside and/or are a citizen, and (c) waive any claims that may arise under those laws.

9. CHANGES.

We may update this Privacy Notice to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes, we will notify you by either email (sent to the e-mail address you have provided) or by means of a notice on our Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

10. CONTACT US.

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Notice, the practices of the Site, or your experiences with the Site, please contact us at usprivacy@grupobimbo.com.