If you do not agree to the terms of the PPS, please stop accessing or using the Site, and do not provide your personal information to us whether through the Site or otherwise. Users of the Site are strongly recommended to read the PPS carefully to have an understanding of POMA’s policy and practices with regard to the treatment of personal information and data provided by users.
The PPS may be updated, revised, varied and/or amended from time to time without prior notice. If we change the PPS, we will post the revised version here, with an updated revision date. The revised PPS is effective immediately when posted on the Site. Users’ continued use of the Site following any changes to the PPS shall be deemed to be an acceptance of such amendment of the PPS.
We strongly recommend users to check the PPS from time to time in order that he/she stays informed as to any such amendment of the PPS.
Information We Collect:
We may collect personally identifiable information ("PII") during your use of the Site or in response to specific information requests explicitly presented to you. The PII may include, but is not limited to, your name, age, gender, e-mail address, phone number, product usage. It is voluntary for you to provide such PII, but if you do not provide certain PII, certain features and functionality of the Site may not work properly.
Use of PII:
The PII is retained in accordance with the Data Protection Principles under Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, Chapter 486 of the Laws of Hong Kong (“Ordinance”) and other applicable data protection laws and regulations in Hong Kong.
Certain PII may be used to enhance the services provided by POMA - to provide a better customer experience. When you are browsing or downloading from the Site, we monitor the information, enabling us to better serve you. We may use the PII to help us determine what products and services you are most interested in. We also keep track of site traffic using log files to help us better determine what areas of the Site are providing our customers with the greatest value. We use this information to enhance the Site and tailor it to you and other visitors to the Site.
From time to time, we may use information we collect from you for fraud prevention and detection, to notify you of important or exciting changes to the Site, new or changing services we offer, and other special offers we think may be useful to you for marketing or customer service assistance purposes through electronic mail or other means of communication. If you decide that you would rather not receive this information, contact us (see Our Contact below) and we will take you off our mailing lists until you inform us otherwise.
Privacy Protection-How it’s Done:
Our policy for protecting the confidentiality and privacy of our customers’ personal information is achieved through the establishment of physical and electronic safeguards. Whenever you are in the process of placing a quote, accessing personal information, or providing personal information, we use a secure server and the PII will be stored in accordance with our security measures.
Additionally, our employees are governed by our policies to protect the confidentiality and privacy of all customer data. Employees are authorized to access or use the information we collect only in the discharge of their assigned duties.
Regarding information transmitted between the Site and/or users, while we take reasonable precautions to safeguard this information, we may be unable to prevent unauthorized access to such information by third parties or inadvertent disclosure of such information during transit. Users should take note of this risk when communicating with the Site.
Disclosure and Transfer of Personal Data:
We may use PII on routine customer services such as after sales services, maintenance or repair services etc., handling of customer complaints and enquiries, direct marketing of products and services subject to the requirements of the Ordinance, conducting customer, product and service surveys and matters directly related thereto.
User(s) agree that we may disclose and transfer his/her personal data to any company within the group of [Pioneer & Onkyo], their respective subsidiaries and any company in which the same has an interest.
At times it may be necessary and/or prudent for POMA to transfer certain personal data to places outside Hong Kong in order to carry out the purposes, or directly related purposes, for which the personal data were collected. POMA may transfer certain personal data to the following parties:
(a) any agent, contractor or third party service provider who provides administrative, telecommunications, computer and other services to POMA and/or the relevant service(s) that user is applying to; and
(b) any person to whom POMA is under an obligation to make disclosure under the requirement of any law binding on POMA or for the purposes of any guidelines or codes of practice issued by regulatory or other authorities with which POMA is expected to comply.
Where such a transfer is performed, it will be done in compliance with the prevailing requirements of the Ordinance.
We may provide aggregate statistics of the users of the Site to third parties in reference to traffic patterns, numbers of users, sales, and other site and customer information. This information will not include any personally identifiable information/PII on individual users.
Notifying You of Changes to the Use of Your Information:
If, at some point in the future, there is a change to our information usage practices that affects your personal information, we will notify you by e-mail of the relevant changes. Should this occur, you will be provided with instructions on how to opt out of this information usage.
Links to Third Party Websites:
The Site may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience. POMA does not endorse any third party websites. Access to any other website through any links provided on the Site is at your own risk. POMA is not responsible for the content of any such websites. We encourage you to consult the privacy policies of any third party websites that you visit.
We will not keep your personal information for longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it is processed. The length of time for which we retain your PII depends on the purposes for which we collected and use it and/or as required to comply with applicable laws.
If you wish to de-register from the Site, amend or update PII, or request that we no longer use your PII to provide you with the information or services you have requested, please contact us.
Access to, Update and Withdrawal use of Personal Data:
If you are accessing the Site, you may exercise your right to know whether we hold your PII, what type of personal data is held and request access to, correction of, or deletion of your personal data held by POMA.
If you wish to:
· have access to your PII, for which we may charge a reasonable fee for complying with your request;
· correct any personal data relating to you which is inaccurate; or
· withdraw your consent to the use of your PII by us (however, withdrawing such consent may affect your access and use of the Site),
you may send such requests or inquiries to us.
Name: Pioneer & Onkyo Marketing Asia Limited
At POMA, your privacy is one of our top priorities. We realize that your personal information is very important to you, just as you are very important to us. It is necessary for us to collect certain private information from you in order to make your online experience optimal at the Site. However, we do not collect information more than is necessary, nor do we use that information in ways other than for its intended purpose.
Unless the context otherwise requires, words importing one gender include the other genders; words importing the singular shall include the plural and vice versa.
If there is any inconsistency or conflict between the English and Chinese versions of the PPS, the English version shall prevail.
Updated on 2020.06.29