Terms of use


Postal address:

Rivella AG

Neue Industriestrasse 10
CH-4852 Rothrist 

T +41 [0] 62 785 41 11

F +41 [0] 62 785 44 36

Terms of Use

Legal notice regarding the use of Rivella.ch and its subsites. Any person who accesses information from websites of Rivella AG acknowledges and agrees with the following conditions.

1. Non-binding nature

All information on the Rivella website is non-binding in nature. Rivella AG may at any time and without prior notice change or delete the published information or cease its publication temporarily or permanently. Rivella AG provides no guarantee (explicitly or implied) of the accuracy, completeness and currentness of the information provided on the Rivella website. In particular, Rivella shall not be obliged to remove any outdated information from the Rivella Website or to explicitly mark it as such.

2. Limitation of liability

The use of the content and information made available on the Rivella website is at the sole risk of the user. Rivella accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage of any kind – be it direct, indirect or consequential – that may result from the use of the Rivella website or from links to third-party websites. In addition, Rivella rejects all liability for manipulations of the internet user’s computer systems carried out by unauthorised persons, and expressly warns of the danger of viruses and the possibility of targeted hacker attacks. Under no circumstances should e-mails of unknown origin or unexpected attachments on an e-mail be opened.

3. Linked websites (links)

Certain links on the Rivella website lead to third-party websites. As these are completely outside the control of Rivella, Rivella accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness and legality of the content of such websites, nor for any offers or services they may advertise. In the event of illegal, incorrect or incomplete contents and in particular of any loss or damage arising from the use or non-use of links, the provider of the linked website is solely liable, and not Rivella, which merely makes reference to the relevant publication via links.

4. Use of the Rivella website

The entire content of the Rivella website is protected by copyright. The commercial use of the content of the Rivella website by any means of reproduction, distribution and modification is not permitted without the prior written consent of Rivella. All property rights remain with Rivella. The trademarks and logos mentioned on the Rivella website are protected by trademark law. The use and appropriation of all trademarks and logos by third parties is prohibited. The products and services offered on this website are not available to persons domiciled in certain countries. Please take note of the sales restrictions that apply to certain products and services.

5. Data protection

5.1 Responsible party and contact

The party responsible for processing your personal data is Rivella AG, Neue Industriestrasse 10, 4852 Rothrist.

Questions pertaining to the processing of personal data can be addressed to marketing@rivella.ch or the address mentioned above.

5.2 Collection, processing and use of personal data

When you visit the websites, the following personal data is processed: your IP address, log-in data, location data and information about the operating system or browser. Furthermore, access data, e.g. the name of the requested file, date and time of retrieval, duration of the visit, the volume of data transferred and the requesting provider, is stored on the websites in server log files. Data is collected using various technologies, in particular “cookies” (see Section 6).

Contact forms

Insofar as the opportunity for the input of personal or business data (email addresses, name, addresses) is given, the input of such data takes place is entirely on a voluntary basis. The use of all offered services is permitted – as far as it is technically possible and reasonable – without the provision of such data or with the provision of anonymised data or an alias. Rivella undertakes to treat personal data as strictly confidential and not to pass it on outside the Rivella Group or make it accessible to third parties. On the other hand, messages and information, such as comments, suggestions, ideas, recipes, etc., which a user publishes himself on the website or sends to the website by e-mail, are not considered confidential or the intellectual property of the user and can therefore be used by Rivella. Contact data published under publisher details or similar data published elsewhere, such as postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers, may not be used for by third parties for sending information that has not been expressly requested. Rivella expressly reserves the right to take legal action against anyone violating this prohibition by sending so-called spam mails.

5.3 Purpose of data processing

Personal data will be used for the following purposes:

  • to enable us to provide a user-friendly website; and to further develop and improve this website;
  • to enable us to generate analyses and usage statistics;
  • to enable us to detect, prevent and investigate attacks on the website;
  • to enable us to process user requests.

For the above-mentioned purposes, personal data may be forwarded to authorised IT service providers.

5.4 Retention period

Personal data will only be retained for as long as reasonably deemed necessary in order to achieve the purposes stated under section 5.3.

Website data is collected by Google Analytics and after 14 months of inactivity by the website user is deleted in the following month. (For more information: https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html and https://policies.google.com/?hl=en)

Personal data transmitted via contact forms is stored by Rivella AG for one year. The data is retained for a longer period only where this is necessary to process the user query.

5.5 User Rights

You have the right to information, rectification and erasure of the stored personal data. You also have the right to restrict the processing of personal data and the right to data portability.

Consent to the processing of the data may be revoked at any time by writing to marketing@rivella.ch.

6. Google Analytics & cookies

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, i.e. text files stored on visitors’ computers that allow the website to analyse how the users use the site. The information about the use of this website generated by the cookie (including the visitor’s IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to analyse interaction with this website, to generate reports on website activities for the operator of this website and to provide other services in connection with the website and internet use. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not under any circumstances consolidate IP addresses with any other Google data.

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “anonymizeIP()”, meaning that IP addresses are truncated before further processing in order to rule out direct associations to persons. Insofar as the data collected about the user allows a personal reference to be established, it is excluded and the personal data deleted immediately.

The installing of the cookies can be prevented by downloading a browser plug-in: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en 

In this case, however, not all functions of this website may be available to their full extent.

For further information on data privacy and terms of use, please see https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html and https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

7. Validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as an integral part of the online presence which directed the user to this website. Insofar as sections or individual phrases of this text do not comply, or shall cease to comply, in full or in part with applicable law, this shall not affect the content or validity of the other sections of this document.

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