Terms of Service
Terms of Service - US Customers
LAST UPDATED: 10/01/2021
Please read ARC Caribbean/Chocolate Rebellion’s (“Company”, “we”, “us” or “our”) Terms of Service (the “Agreement”) carefully. This Agreement constitutes a binding obligation between you and ARC Caribbean/Chocolate Rebellion. This Agreement applies to your use of: our website located at www.chocolaterebellion.com (the “Site”), the products or services we may provide or offer through the Site or otherwise, and your member account if you choose to create one (collectively, the “Services”).
Agreement to Terms: By using our Services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to be bound by this Agreement, do not use the Services. If you are accessing and using the Services on behalf of a company (such as your employer) or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that company or other legal entity to this Agreement. In that case, “you” and “your” will refer to that company or other legal entity.
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING ARBITRATION: WHEN YOU AGREE TO THIS AGREEMENT YOU ARE AGREEING (WITH LIMITED EXCEPTION) TO RESOLVE ANY DISPUTE BETWEEN YOU AND COMPANY THROUGH BINDING, INDIVIDUAL ARBITRATION RATHER THAN IN COURT. PLEASE REVIEW CAREFULLY SECTION 18 “DISPUTE RESOLUTION” FOR DETAILS REGARDING ARBITRATION (INCLUDING THE PROCEDURE TO OPT OUT OF ARBITRATION).
Changes to Terms or Services: We may update this Agreement at any time, in our sole discretion. If we do so, we will deliver a notice either by posting the updated Agreement or through other communications deemed appropriate by us. It is important that you review this Agreement whenever we update them or you use the Services. If you continue to use the Services after we have posted an updated Agreement, you are agreeing to be bound by the updated Agreement. If you do not agree to be bound by the updated Agreement, then, except as otherwise provided in Section 18(a)(viii),you may not use the Services anymore. Because our Services are evolving over time, we may change or discontinue all or any part of the Services, at any time and without notice, at our sole discretion.
Who May Use the Services? The products we offer for sale through the Services are currently only available to residents of United States and Trinidad and Tobago. THE SERVICES NOT AVAILABLE TO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 13, or in certain jurisdictions, under 16 (“Minors”) and we do not knowingly collect information from Minors. If you are between ages 13 (or 16 in certain jurisdictions) and 18, you must have permission from your legal guardian before you are permitted to use the Services. If we learn that we have collected information of a Minor, we will take steps to delete such information from our files as soon as possible.
Account: You do not need to have an account in order to use the Services. When purchasing items through the Services, you will be required to provide certain information such as your email address, delivery address, and payment details. You have the option of creating an account (the “Account”) when using the Services, in which case certain information that you input previous may be stored in your Account. As described below, our store is hosted in SquareSpace and Accounts are created and managed by SquareSpace. As part of using our Services, you agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all subscriptions and purchases made on our Site. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and payment information, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.
Description of the Services:
Description. Our Services provide a platform for you to purchase and deliver to you spices sourced from India. You can choose from a variety of different purchase packages and payment methods, including a one-time payment, through ongoing subscriptions, or through wholesale. We also post periodic newsletters and journals and other content related to our products and mission on the Site. We will also send emails to you with (i) newsletters if you register with us and (ii) follow-up order information if you order products through the Services.
Wix. Our online shop is hosted on Wix and uses their ecommerce function to take and process orders. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Wix’s data storage, databases and the general Wix application. For more information, please read its Terms of Service and Privacy Statement.
Access to your Information by Third Party Providers. You acknowledge that Wix, Wix Payments, PayPal, and Stripe may have access to your information as they support our Services in their authorized use of your information.
Responsibility for Internet Charges. Access to the Services may require the use of your personal computer and/or mobile devices, as well as communications with or use of data and storage on such devices. You are responsible for any Internet connection or mobile fees and charges that you may incur when accessing the Services.
7. Payment Options:
General. You may make a one-time purchase, or you may purchase our products on a regular basis through a subscription. The Subscription provides shipments delivered to you at different intervals elected by you (such as bi-weekly, monthly, every 6 weeks, or every 3 months) (such intervals, the “Subscription Interval”).
Subscriptions. When you purchase a Subscription, you will be charged the Subscription fee, plus any applicable taxes, and other charges such as customs or import duties (“Subscription Fee”), at the beginning of your Subscription and each Subscription Interval thereafter, at the then-current Subscription Fee, using the Payment Information you have provided until you cancel your Subscription. By agreeing to this Agreement and electing to purchase a Subscription, you acknowledge that your Subscription has recurring payment features and you accept responsibility for all recurring payment obligations prior to cancellation of your Subscription by you or Company. Your Subscription continues until cancelled by you or we terminate your access to or use