The protection of your privacy is important to Hi-Tec. This statement discloses information practices of Hi-Tec, including what type of data we may collect and hold, how it is used and with whom the data is shared. It also explains how you can contact us if you have any queries or concerns about your personal information.
This Privacy Statement is applicable to data collected by Hi-Tec and other Hi-Tec associated companies in Europe that distribute Hi-Tec's products. In order to help you understand how we will use the data you provide, the following guidelines have been created.
In general, it is possible to access our sites without supplying any personal data. But in the cases where personal information is collected it is used primarily to best provide the services you might request and secondly to improve how Hi-Tec might serve you, by making appropriate use of the information. Further, we may also use this information to send you from time to time information about Hi-Tec products and services that we think may be of interest to you. Unless required to do so by law and as set out in this policy, we will not share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.
What are cookies?
Who sets the cookies?
The cookies stored on your computer or other device when you access this website are set by Hi-Tec, our suppliers who partner with us to help deliver a high quality website and on-line shopping experience, and other third parties.
Some cookies are set by or on behalf of Hi-Tec and are necessary to enable customers to a make purchases on our website. Cookies may also be set by third parties who participate with us in affiliate marketing programmes.
What are cookies used for?
The main purposes for which cookies are used are:-
1. For technical purposes essential to effective operation of website, particularly in relation to on-line transactions.
3. To enable Hi-Tec to collect information about the browsing and shopping habits and activities of customers, including to monitor the success of campaigns, competitions etc.
4. To enable Hi-Tec meet its contractual obligations to make payments to third parties when a product is purchased by someone who has visited our website from a site operated by those parties.
How do I disable cookies?
If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on the browser you use and we provide further detail below on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:-
For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
Click on the “privacy” tab
Select the setting the appropriate setting
For Mozilla firefox:
Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”
Click on the icon “privacy”
Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options
For Google Chrome
Click the wrench button on the toolbar
Click show advanced settings
In the "Privacy" section, click the Content settings button.
In the "Cookies" section, you can change the following cookies settings:
What happens if I disable cookies?
This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the site may not operate properly if cookies are switched off. If you only disable 3rd party cookies you will not be prevented from making purchases on this site. If you disable all cookies you will be unable to complete a purchase on this site.
Discount Code Terms
In order to claim your discount, you must enter the relevant promotional code when promoted online at www.hi-tec.com.
The Offer cannot be redeemed with any other retailer.
The Offer may not be used in conjunction with any other offers.
Hi-Tec Sports Limited reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions or discontinue the offer at any time.
If you return any Hi-Tec products purchased under the offer, you will receive a full refund of the offer amount paid by you.
Nothing in these terms and conditions shall affect your statutory rights.
The Offer shall be governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
DATA STORAGE AND SECURITY
The data may be transferred, stored and processed inside or outside the European Union and anywhere in the world but will not be disclosed to anyone outside the Hi-Tec Group, its associated companies or other companies who provide services of assistance to Hi-Tec's customers. We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.
This information will be treated in accordance with the Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament in accordance with national laws passed pursuant to the Directive.
VAT number GB 545 8677 94
Minors should not provide personal data without parental consent.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Links provided on our site can lead you to access sites outside Hi-Tec's control. Personal data provided to Hi-Tec will not be transported to other sites by clicking on the links. Such links are provided because they may be of interest to you or allow you to access complementary products or services provided by third parties. Hi-Tec is not responsible for the way these sites use personal data.
You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please contact us. We are entitled by law to charge a fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
Hi-Tec Sports is a global footwear company with headquarters in Essex, England. We are not affiliated with Hitec RCD, Hitech Systems, Hi-Tech Pharmacal Company, nor any other entity that bears a similar but different name. To learn more about our company and our products, please select your country from the list. We offer lightweight comfort in all of our shoes, boots, and apparel. Our focus is providing our customers the absolute best products, from hiking boots to indoor sport shoes to the world's most advanced golf footwear on the market. Thank you for visiting.
These Terms and Conditions govern the use of this website ('the Site') and should be read before you make any use of it. These Terms and Conditions shall apply to all visits and use of the Site, as well as to the information (including but not limited to text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and software) and services (together the 'Content') provided to you on or through the Site. By accessing and using the Site, you give your agreement to these Terms and Conditions in their entirety in addition to any other law or regulation that applies to the Site, the Internet, and/or the World Wide Web. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions in their entirety you should leave the Site and make no further use of it.
SITE AND CONTENT OWNERSHIP
The Site is owned and operated by Hi-Tec Sports PLC, a company registered in England under number 1159203 with its registered office at Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6GH.
All of the Content of and on the Site is owned by Hi-Tec Sports PLC.
(Hi-Tec Sports) or associated companies (The Hi-Tec Group), its licensors and/or its content providers. All aspects of the Site including, but not limited to, the general design and the Content, are protected by trade dress, copyright, moral rights, trade mark, design right (whether registered or not) and other laws relating to intellectual property rights. Except as explicitly permitted under this or other agreements with Hi-Tec Sports, no part of the Site or Content may be copied or retransmitted via any means and the Site, its Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of the relevant member of the Hi-Tec Group or its licensors.
The copyright in all Content is owned by Hi-Tec Sports. Except as is otherwise explicitly permitted within the Site, you are permitted to view, play, print and download documents, audio and video found on the Site for personal, informational, and non-commercial purposes only. You may not modify any of the materials and you may not copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any Content. Except as explicitly permitted under the law relating to copyright, you may not reuse any Content without first obtaining Hi-Tec Sports explicit consent, such prohibition of use extends to the use of any Content on any other website or networked computer environment. You may not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from Content found on the Site.
If you download software (including but not limited to screensavers, icons, videos and wallpapers) from the Site, the software, including any files or images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "Software") are licensed to you by Hi-Tec Sports who has full and complete title to it and to all intellectual property rights therein. Your ownership rights are limited to the medium on which the Software is recorded and you may not redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the Software to a human-readable form.
All trademarks product names and trade names of Hi-Tec Sports used on the Site are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Hi-Tec Group, unless stated otherwise. You may not, without Hi-Tec Sports prior express permission use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, or modify Hi-Tec Sports trademarks in any way, including on any other website or network computer environment, in advertising or in publicity of any kind.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The Site and the Content are provided 'as is' and without any express or implied warranties of any kind, including but not limited to, implied warranties of quality, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Content on the Site is for general information only and does not constitute advice.
Hi-Tec Sports does not represent or warrant that the Content of the Site are accurate, complete, error free or current nor that access to the Site will be uninterrupted, that any defects in the Site will be corrected or that the Site or its hosting server are free of viruses or any other harmful components. Further, Hi-Tec Sports does not make any representations or warranties in relation to the use of the Site and/or its Content in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise, in each case to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Hi-Tec Sports reserves the right to suspend, withdraw or modify the whole or any part of the Site at any time without notice and without incurring any liability.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Your use of the Site is at your own risk. Hi-Tec Sports or any of their officers, directors or agents or any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site will be liable for any loss or damage including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, special or consequential damages whether arising in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise.
Hi-Tec Sports acknowledges that nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes or limits its liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for fraud.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
MISUSE OF THE SITE
You may not use the Site to post or transmit any material which is or may be infringing, threatening, false, misleading, inflammatory, libelous, invasive of privacy, obscene, pornographic, abusive, discriminating, illegal or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to civil liability or violate any law. You are also prohibited from using the Site to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation.
DISCLAIMER - USER PARTICIPATION
Hi-Tec Sports reserves the right at its sole discretion to block or remove any communications and material it believes is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions, or is otherwise unacceptable to Hi-Tec Sports.
USE OF THE SITE BY CHILDREN
If you are under 16, you must ask the permission of a parent or guardian before you:
- email the Site, or ask us to email anything to you;
- send in any information to us;
- enter any contest or game that requires information about you or
- offers a prize;
By continuing to use the Site and any of the services offered, you are confirming that you have obtained the permission of a parent or guardian to do so.
Except where expressly provided otherwise, Hi-Tec Sports will not accept any unsolicited submissions via this Site.
Testimonial statements displayed on this Site have been selected from letters, e-mails and calls Hi-Tec Sports receives from its customers.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and the parties hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. If any portion of these Terms and Conditions become void, it will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.