Our Food Distribution Company Privacy Policy Information


Commercial Food Systems, Inc. (“CFS”) is firmly home_0002_AdobeStock_90718131committed to protecting your online privacy. By utilizing one or more websites managed by CFS, (the “Site(s)”) and/or entering information about yourself, you agree to be legally bound by this Privacy Policy. This statement may change over time; please review it periodically. By using the Site(s) after CFS posts changes to this Privacy Policy, you agree to accept those changes.

If this policy is not acceptable and you are unwilling to be bound by it, do not use or enter any information about yourself on the Site(s). If you have already done so, you can opt-out as explained below.

Types of Information Collected

Information collected about you is used only for the purposes for which it was collected, and the other limited purposes outlined below.

The CFS Site(s) collect some non-personally identifiable information automatically and some from forms and online surveys. Non-personally identifiable information might include your IP address, your browser type or operating system, the domain name from which you linked to CFS Site(s), your zip code, your age, and other general demographic information. CFS may use this non-personally identifiable information to help diagnose server problems and to administer the Site(s); and may share it with Alliance affiliates or business partners on an aggregated basis.

CFS Site(s)’ forms, surveys, and merchandise transactions may also request or require personally identifiable information (like name, telephone number, address and e-mail address). CFS may use this information to contact the user and/or to track usage of the Site(s) at the individual level.

Clicking on a link in a CFS email may cause you to be personally identified on the Site(s) and may cause part of your past browsing history on CFS Site(s) to be available to CFS staff. If you do not wish for this tracking to occur, you can unsubscribe from CFS mailings and use private browsing mode to avoid tracking.

To opt-out of future mailings, email Contact@commercialfoodsystems.com or click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of a CFS-sent email message.

CFS will not sell or disclose your personally identifiable data to any third party unless CFS: (i) changes the Site(s)’ hosts or the host transfers business assets (as further described below); (ii) first obtains permission from you; (iii) needs to share it with agents or contractors who performCFS services; or (iv) is required by law to disclose it.


CFS may use “cookies” to determine whether you have visited CFS Site(s) previously and to save and remember any preferences that you set while using the Site(s). Cookies also allow CFS to measure activity on the Site(s) and to improve your user experience, for example by remembering your passwords and viewing preferences, thus allowing you to visit any member-only parts of the Site(s) without re-registering. CFS cookies cannot retrieve any other data from a hard drive or obtain an e-mail address. Although a user has the ability to modify most browsers to either accept all cookies, notify the user when a cookie is sent, or reject all cookies, it may not be possible to utilize certain services if cookies are rejected.

Google Analytics

CFS uses Google Analytics to track visits to CFS Site(s). Google Analytics provides data on visitors’ interactions, which helps CFS improve its Site(s) and aid people in finding them. Cookies used on Site(s) run by CFS are limited to those Site(s), and visitors are not tracked across any other websites.

To disable Google Analytics cookies, some browsers will indicate when a cookie is being sent and allow you to decline cookies. In addition, some browser add-ons, such as the Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on, will prevent Google Analytics from collecting information about your visits to CFS Site(s).


Links From Commercial Food Systems, Inc.

When CFS’ website(s) includes links to other sites, CFS does not assume any responsibility or liability for any communications or materials available at the sites to which it links, including responsibility or liability for their accuracy. No link on CFS’ website(s) is a referral or endorsement of either the linked-to entity or any product or service. Such links are provided for convenience only.
Links To Commercial Food Systems, Inc.

  • Link to content on any CFS site at no cost when link takes user to CFS server.
  • CFS does NOT endorse companies, products or services, and strictly prohibits any suggestion of endorsement, recommendation, or superiority of one company, product or service over another company, product or service.
  • CFS does not allow framing of its website(s). When setting up a link to CFS website(s), CFS’ site should open in a new Web browser window rather than displaying the pages in a frame of the linking site’s Web template, when frames are used in the site’s design.

Print Content

CFS grants permission to print CFS articles provided proper credit is given to CFS and the reprints are distributed at no cost to the recipient.

CFS  does not charge a fee to reprint CFS articles and there is no limit to the number of copies that can be printed.

CFS’ limitations on user submitted content

Please carefully choose the information you post on or through CFS Site(s). You may not post on or supply CFS Site(s) any form of prohibited content, as outlined below. Despite this prohibition—information, materials, products or services provided by others may, in whole or in part, be unauthorized, impermissible or otherwise violate this Agreement, and CFS assumes no responsibility or liability for this material. If you become aware of misuse of CFS Site(s) by any person, please email Contact@commercialfoodsystems.com to share your concern.

You agree to post only messages, information or other content that are proper, lawful, and related to CFS’ mission. In addition, but without limitation, you may not post content that:

  • Defames, threatens, or abuses others;
  • Is racially or ethnically offensive;
  • Is obscene, pornographic, vulgar, or harmful to children;
  • Infringes another’s rights to intellectual property, publicity, or privacy;
  • Contains advertisements, promotions, or commercial solicitations;
  • Contains information intended to assist in the placement of a bet or wager; or
  • Contains viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Site(s) or another’s computer.


In addition, CFS may edit, format and revise submitted content for length and consistency, and to assure that any health or science information, whether explicitly stated or implied in the submitted content is consistent with the mission of CFS.

You acknowledge that all interactive areas are public and not private communications; therefore, any information or content you post to an interactive area may be read by others. CFS urges you not to post or submit any personally identifiable information, whether yours or that of any other person, and it will remove or delete any personally identifiable information of which it becomes aware.

CFS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post, or remove any content you post or submit to its Site(s), and/or to deny, restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Site(s) at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice or explanation, and without liability.

CFS hopes that you will find the information provided on the Site(s) informative and useful. CFS is pleased to provide the information on the Site(s) conditioned upon your acceptance, without modification, of the terms, conditions and notices contained in this Statement.

Proprietary Rights Regarding Member Content

CFS does not claim any ownership rights in the Content that you post on or through the Site(s) (“Member Content”), except for those rights provided to CFS through its receipt of a signed Consent and Release Form. After posting your Member Content to the Site(s), you continue to retain any such rights that you may have in your Member Content, subject to the limited license herein. By displaying or publishing any Member Content on or through the Site(s), you hereby grant to CFS a limited license to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content, including without limitation distributing part or all of the Content in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Site(s) a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Site(s), and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such Content as permitted through the functionality of the Sites(s) and under this Statement. The license you grant to CFS is non-exclusive, perpetual, fully-paid and royalty-free, and worldwide.

No Endorsement

Commercial Food Systems, Inc. does not sponsor, endorse or recommend any of the user-generated submitted material on the Site(s). The views, expressions and opinions are those of members of the Site(s), not CFS.

Use of Music

Users may not use music in their uploaded videos.

Transfer of Business Assets

As CFS Site(s)’ host develops business, it may be acquired, merge with another business, or acquire or buy other businesses or assets. In such transactions, both personally and non-personally identifiable information will likely be one of the transferred assets.


Commercial Food Systems, Inc. Site(s) do not seek to collect any information from children under the age of 13. If any child provides CFS with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian may notify CFS and such information will be deleted from CFS records. If you are under 13 years of age, you may not search CFS Site(s), enroll in CFS programs, or use any CFS services. If you are eligible to use the Site(s), but are under the age of 18, CFS asks that your parents be involved in any Information you provide about yourself or others. By using the Site(s), you represent that you are not under 13 years of age.


While there is no such thing as “perfect” security on the Internet, CFS will take reasonable steps to ensure the safety of your personally identifiable information. The Site(s) have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information underCFS’ control. However, CFS does not assume any liability for third-party usage of your personal information, whether obtained legally or illegally from the Site(s).

Nutritional Information Disclaimer

You acknowledge that the information on the Site(s) is provided “as is” for general information only. To insure the most up to date nutritional and allergen information, please contact the manufacturer in question directly.  Our peanut free symbol means that the Manufacturer’s ingredient list does not contain peanuts and the manufacturer has not issued a peanut free facility statement. The nutritional information provided on this site reflects the current information provided to CFS by its suppliers.  Prior to consuming the product, individuals with severe food allerges should confirm ingredient information on the actual label of the product.

Medical Disclaimer

You acknowledge that the information on the Site(s) is provided “as is” for general information only. It is not intended, or to be construed, as medical advice, diagnosis and treatment, and is not a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs.

Disclaimer of Warranty

CFS provides the Site(s) “as is” with all faults. CFS makes no warranties or guarantees of any kind, and expressly disclaims any and all warranties of any kind or nature, whether express, implied, or statutory regarding the Site(s), including but not limited to the accuracy, completeness, correctness, timeliness or usefulness of any information, programs, products, or services, or other material provided through the Site(s), or of reliability, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. CFS makes no warranty or guarantee that your access to the Site(s) will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, error free, or free of viruses or other harmful elements, and such warranties are expressly disclaimed.

Limitation of Liability

In no event will Commercial Food Systems, Inc., or its constituent member organizations, be liable to you, anyone claiming by, through or under you or anyone else for (i) any decision or action taken, or not taken, in reliance upon the information contained or provided through the Site(s), (ii) arising out of or related to the Site(s), (iii) your use of the Site(s) or (iv) for any incidental, indirect, special, consequential or punitive damages, including but not limited to, possible health side effects, loss of revenues, profits or savings, even if CFS knew or should have known of the possibility of such damages, claims, demands or actions.

Contacting the Site(s)

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of the Site(s), or your dealings with this Site(s), email Contact@commercialfoodsystems.com. Our Food Distribution Company will be happy to assist.