Terms of use

1.          Introduction

1.1.       Please read these terms carefully before using this website. Using this website indicates that you accept these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, do not use this website. These Terms of Use are issued by PERNOD RICARD SWISS SA, Richtiarkade 16, 8304 Wallisellen, Schweiz («Pernod Ricard”).

1.2.       Pernod Ricard may at any time revise these Terms of Use by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms to which you are bound.


2.          License

2.1.       Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by Pernod Ricard or its licensors. Any material on this website that is a trademark, logo, or service mark is a registered or unregistered trademark of Pernod Ricard or its licensors.

2.2.       You may download, display or print information from this website solely for personal use on the following basis:

2.2.1.    no documents or related graphics on this website are modified in any way;

2.2.2.    no graphics on this website are used separately from the corresponding text; and

2.2.3.    you retain and reproduce each and every copyright notice or other proprietary rights notice contained in any information you download.

2.3.       You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the content of this website for public purposes, including the text, images, audio, and video without written permission of Pernod Ricard. Pernod Ricard neither warrants nor represents that your use of information displayed on this website will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Pernod Ricard.

2.4.       Your use of any material on this website, except as provided in these Terms of Use or with the express written permission of the owner, is strictly prohibited. All rights are reserved unless otherwise stated.

2.5.       If you breach any of the provisions in these Terms of Use, your permission to use this website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from this website. You are also advised that Pernod Ricard will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent permitted by the applicable law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.

2.6.       Subject to paragraph 2.2, no part of this website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without Pernod Ricard's prior written permission.


3.          Disclaimer

3.1.       While Pernod Ricard uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information on this website, Pernod Ricard makes no warranties or representations with respect to the content of the website, which is provided "as is". Pernod Ricard may make changes to the contents at this site, or to the products and services described, at any time, without prior notice to you. In as much as permitted by law, Pernod Ricard accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever arising from or in any way connected with the use of this website or its content. In particular, Pernod Ricard will not be liable for the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, timeliness, or comprehensiveness of the information contained on this website.

3.2.       Information published at this site refers to products and services offered in Switzerland.

3.3.       Pernod Ricard assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing on the website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from this website.

3.4.       Pernod Ricard reserves the right to interrupt or discontinue any or all of the functionalities of this website. Pernod Ricard accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any interruption or discontinuance of any or all functionalities of this website, irrespective of whether this is the result of actions or omissions of Pernod Ricard or one of its affiliates or of a third party.

3.5.       The materials on this website, including any information, may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Pernod Ricard reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to such materials (including information), and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice.


4.          Account Registration

4.1.       By registering an account with us, you acknowledge that you are aware of and fully agree with these Terms of Use.

4.2.       You must be 18 years old or above to register an account. Pernod Ricard reserves the right to reject any application for account registration and the right to terminate any account at its sole discretion.

4.3.       Registration of an account is free and there is no further commitment or obligations. We encourage Customers to make purchases of our products and engage in other opportunities that may be made available from time to time.

4.4.       Pernod Ricard grants you a single, non-exclusive, limited personal license to access and use its site subject to your continued compliance with these Terms of Use. You may not transfer or share your right to access or use the website. Failure to comply with this clause 4.4 may result in your account being terminated by Pernod Ricard.

4.5.       We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of individuals with respect to personal data. We shall ensure that our policies and practices in relation to the collection, use, retention, transfer, and access of personal data comply with the requirements of the Swiss Data Protection Act. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for details available here and to our Cookies Policy for details available here.

4.6.       You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your own login and password. You shall be solely responsible for any damages arising from unauthorized access to the site caused by or connected with the disclosure of your login and/or password by yourself.

4.7.       You shall be deemed to have the authority to own and control access to the email address provided by you.


5.          Visitor material and conduct

5.1.       Subject to the provisions of the Pernod Ricard Privacy Policy, the Pernod Ricard Cookies Policy, any communication, or material you transmit to this website by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post becomes the property of Pernod Ricard or its affiliates and may be used for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, Pernod Ricard is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to this website for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information.

5.2.       You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this website any material:

5.2.1.    that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite hatred of any kind, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience; or

5.2.2.    for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; or

5.2.3.    which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in any country in the world; or

5.2.4.    which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).

5.3.       You may not misuse this website (including, without limitation, by hacking).

5.4.       Pernod Ricard will co-operate fully with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing it to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of paragraphs 5.2 or 5.3.


6.          Links to and from other websites

6.1.       Because Pernod Ricard has no control over and does not endorse any of the sites to which this website is linked and because Pernod Ricard has not reviewed any or all of the sites to which this website is linked, you acknowledge that Pernod Ricard is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages, or any other sites linked to this website. Responsibility for access to off-site pages and linked third-party sites rests solely with you.

6.2.       Your linking to this website, off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. By making use of any such links, you understand that the legal statement and privacy policy of any linked site will apply, and which may be different from those of Pernod Ricard. If you would like to link to this website, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, the home page, and subject to the following conditions.

6.2.1.    you do not deep link to this website;

6.2.2.    you do not remove, distort, or otherwise alter the size or appearance of the Pernod Ricard logo;

6.2.3.    you do not in any way imply that Pernod Ricard is endorsing any products or services other than its own;

6.2.4.    you do not misrepresent your relationship with Pernod Ricard nor present any other false information about Pernod Ricard;

6.2.5.    you do not otherwise use any Pernod Ricard trade marks displayed on the website without express written permission from Pernod Ricard;

6.2.6.    you do not link from a website that is not owned by you; and

6.2.7.    your website does not contain content that is distasteful, offensive, or controversial, infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any other person or otherwise does not comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

6.3.       Framing, in-line linking or any other manner of incorporating parts of this website in sites of parties not part of Pernod Ricard Group is prohibited.

6.4.       Pernod Ricard expressly reserves the right to revoke the right granted in paragraph 5.2 for breach of these terms and to take any action it deems appropriate.

6.5.       You shall fully indemnify Pernod Ricard for any loss or damage suffered by Pernod Ricard or any of its group companies for breach of paragraph 5.2.


7.          Service access

7.1.       While Pernod Ricard endeavors to ensure that this website is normally available 24 hours a day, it shall not be liable if for any reason this website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

7.2.       Access to this website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance, or repair or for reasons beyond Pernod Ricard's control.

7.3.       To delete your account please send an email to info-suisse@pernod-ricard.com.


8.          Liability

8.1.       To the extent permitted by law, Pernod Ricard, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this website), and any of Pernod Ricard's group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with this website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this website, any websites linked to this website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this website or your downloading of any material from the Website or any websites linked to this website.

8.3.       Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit Pernod Ricard's liability for:

8.3.1.    death or personal injury caused by negligence; or

8.3.2.    fraudulent misrepresentation; or

8.3.3.    any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

8.4.       If your use of material on this website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software, or data, you assume all costs thereof.

9.          Governing law and jurisdiction

9.1.       This Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Swiss law. Disputes arising in connection with this legal notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts in Zurich.


10.        Varia

10.1.     For service requests, Pernod Ricard customer service can be contacted as follows:

PERNOD RICARD SWISS SA, Richtiarkade 16, 8304 Wallisellen
Telephone: 044 575 80 00 (German/French/English), available on Monday to Thursday (8 – 12 am and 13 – 17 pm) and Friday (8 -12 am and 13 – 15 pm)
E-mail: info-swiss@pernod-ricard.com

10.2.    These Terms of Use were last updated 1st October 2021. We may change these Terms of Use from time to time, so please check back regularly to keep informed of updates to these Terms of Use.