World leader in ammunition for portable weapons and one of the main suppliers to NATO, CBC is the premier Defense brand in the small caliber segment. CBC products are used globally and contribute to the protection and security of millions of people.
CBC was created in Brazil in 1926 and holds the status of Strategic Defense Company, being the primary supplier to the local military and law enforcement sectors. It serves as the headquarters for CBC Global Ammunition, the holding for a group of companies internationally active in the ammunition sector: CBC Brazil, Magtech Ammunition USA, MEN Germany and Sellier & Bellot Czech Republic.
This strategic alliance forms one of the largest ammunition corporations in the world, with a combined experience of more than 300 years in the manufacturing of small and medium calibers.
The comprehensive range of CBC products is exported to over 100 countries, meeting the needs of Military, Law Enforcement and Commercial markets.
Together, CBC Global operations employ 3,500 skilled workers and produce over 1.5 billion rounds of ammunition per year.
Terms and conditions
Thank you for visiting www.cbcdefense.com (the “Site”). CBC provides the materials and content on this Site as an information service. By accessing and using the Site, you are agreeing to be legally bound by and comply with the terms contained in this Terms and Conditions (“Agreement”). If you do not agree to these terms, you should refrain from accessing or obtaining documents from this Site.
1 - General.
The Site was built to present information about CBC Defense and its products, news, events and to allow users to contact the company. The Site was developed taking in consideration the maximum level of adequacy to the most common browsers and mobile devices in the market.
By using the Site, you, the user of the Site (“User”), are subject to these Terms and Conditions. User may not use the Site for any unlawful purpose. CBC may change the Terms and Conditions at any time. The changes will appear in this Agreement, and User’s use of the Site after the posting of any changes will constitute User’s agreement to the modified terms. Therefore, User should read these Terms and Conditions each time before User accesses the Site. User may print a copy of the Terms and Conditions for reference.
2- Modifications of Site.User understands and agrees that CBC may discontinue or modify the Site at any time, in its sole discretion and without previous notice. Also, User understands and agrees that CBC may discontinue or restrict User’s use of the Site for any reason without notice.
3- Content Use Limitations. User agrees not to copy, reproduce, modify, display, perform, publish, create derivative works from, or store any Content on the Site. User also agrees not to distribute, transmit, broadcast or circulate any Content to others, without the express prior written consent of CBC, except User may, on an occasional and irregular basis, reproduce, distribute, display or transmit an insubstantial portion of such Content, for a noncommercial purpose and without charge, to a limited number of individuals, provided User includes all copyright and other proprietary rights notices with that portion of the Content, in the same form in which the notices appear on the Site, and the phrase “Used with permission from CBC.”
User may not post any Content to forums, newsgroups, mail lists, electronic bulletin boards, or other web sites, without the prior written consent of CBC. Use of all Site Content is for non-commercial purposes only.
CBC’s Content includes information, tips, facts, views, and opinions CBC deems worthy of publication. CBC does not give technical, business, or any other professional advice through or in connection with the Site.
The use of data mining softwares such as bots, crawler, scrapers, and spiders is forbidden, as well as accessing the Site’s programing areas, its data base, its source code and any other data available.
4 - Trademarks.CBC Defense and any other trademarks, services marks and trade names indicated on the Site, as well as other graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are owned, registered and/or licensed by CBC. CBC trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not licensed or approved by CBC, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits CBC. Third party trademarks and all other trademarks not owned by CBC that appear on the Site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by CBC.
5 - Copyright Protection.All content displayed on the Site (“Content”), such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of CBC or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright and other intellectual property laws.
6 - Links to Other Sites. The Site contains hyperlinks to websites operated by third parties. These hyperlinks are provided for the benefit of the users of the Site. A hyperlink to a third-party website does not imply that CBC endorses the content on or the business of the hyperlinked website. User is solely responsible for determining the integrity and reliability of the information on the hyperlinked website. Parties other than CBC operate stores, provide services, or sell product lines on their online store sites. CBC is not responsible for examining or evaluating, and it does not warrant the offerings of, any of these businesses or individuals or the content of their Web sites. CBC does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, product, and content offered by these or any other third parties. You should carefully review their privacy statements and other conditions of use.
7 - Product Descriptions.CBC attempts to be as accurate as possible. However, CBC does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by CBC is not as described, your remedy is to return it to the retailer where the product was purchased.
8 - Disclaimer of Warranties.Although CBC strives to provide high quality content, CBC does not guarantee or warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the Site Content. USER EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT USE OF THE INFORMATION FROM THE SITE IS AT USER’S SOLE RISK. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. CBC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE USER ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. CBC MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE CONTENT WILL MEET USER’S REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE AND THE CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES CBC MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT. USER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT ANY DOCUMENT AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THIS INFORMATION SERVICE IS DONE AT USER’S OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT USER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO USER’S COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL AND/OR DATA. CBC MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM ANY HYPERLINKED THIRD-PARTY SITE. NO INFORMATION OBTAINED BY USER FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO USER.
9 - Limitation of Liability.BY USING THE SITE, USER IS AGREEING THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE WILL CBC BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN, DISPLAYED ON OR OMITTED FROM THE SITE; ANY PERSON’S RELIANCE ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION, WHETHER OR NOT THE INFORMATION IS CORRECT, CURRENT OR COMPLETE; THE CONSEQUENCES OF ANY ACTION USER OR ANY OTHER PERSON TAKES OR FAILS TO TAKE BASED ON INFORMATION PROVIDED BY OR AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SITE. USER SPECIFICALLY AGREES THAT CBC IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CONDUCT BY USER ASSOCIATED WITH THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ACTIVITIES RELATING TO DATABASES, DIRECTORIES, COMMUNITIES, RESUMES, USER PROFILES, SURVEYS, CHAT ROOMS, MESSAGE BOARDS OR OTHER SERVICES CURRENTLY OFFERED OR THOSE SERVICES THAT WILL BE OFFERED IN THE FUTURE. IN NO EVENT SHALL CBC BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, OR FROM ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE OR RESULTING FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE PROPERTY, EVEN IF CBC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN THE EVENT CBC IS FOUND LIABLE, ITS LIABILITY TO USER OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IS LIMITED TO $50. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO USER.
11 - Reviews, Comments,Communications, and Other Content. Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content; send e-mails and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of an email or other content. CBC reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless CBC indicates otherwise, you grant CBC a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant CBC the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if CBC chooses to do so. You present and warrant that you own or otherwise control all the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify CBC for all claims resulting from content you supply. CBC has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. CBC takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
13 - Indemnity.User agrees to indemnify CBC against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from the User’s use of the Site or breach of the Agreement.
14 - Applicable Law.User acknowledges that the Content contained in this Site is controlled in and originates from the United States. CBC makes no representation that any of the Content is appropriate or available for use in other locations. CBC has no responsibility for any access to this web site from territories where the Content may be illegal or otherwise prohibited. Users who choose to access this Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
PRIVACY AND PERSONAL INFORMATION PROTECTION POLICY OF COMPANHIA BRASILEIRA DE CARTUCHOS (“POLICY”)
This Policy has the purpose of demonstrating the commitment of Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos (hereinafter referred to as “CBC”) with privacy and Personal User Information protection, in addition to setting forth the rules on the Treatment of your Personal Information, within the scope of services and functionalities of CBC, including your website www.cbcdefense.com, according to the laws in effect.
As a condition for access and use of the exclusive functionalities of the website of CBC Defense, we recommend the complete and careful reading of this Policy, so the User is completely aware of its terms, thus, declaring, their free and express agreement to its content, including the collection of said Personal Information, as well as its use for the purposes specified below.
The User who is not in accordance with the provisions of this Policy shall discontinue their access or use of the website of CBC.
- Personal Information: Any information which refers to an identified or identifiable individual, such as, for instance, name, ID number and address.
- Sensitive Personal Information: Is the Personal Information about racial or ethnic origin, religious conviction, political opinion, affiliation to a union or organization of religious, philosophical or political character, information related to sexual life or health, genetic or biometric data, when bound to an individual.
- Treatment: Any operation made with Personal Information, such as those related to the collection, production, receipt, classification, use, access, reproduction, transmission, distribution, processing, filing, storage, elimination, assessment or control of information, modification, communication, transfer, diffusion or extraction.
- User: Any individual who interacts with CBC Defense in situations in which there is the possibility of providing their Personal Information, such as, for instance, individuals who browse our website or social networks, employees and service providers.
- Controller: The company or individual which determines the purposes and means used to treat Personal Information. CBC is the controller of the Personal Information of its Users.
- Operator: Company or individual treating the Personal Information according to the Controller’s instructions.
- Cookies: Small files sent by CBC’s website, saved to the User’s devices and which store the preferences and little other information, with the purpose of customizing browsing according to the User’s profile.
PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTION
The collection of Personal Information is necessary in order for CBC Defense to offer adequate services to the needs of its Users. Should you choose not to provide some of this Personal Information, the provision of the service may be rendered impossible – whether total or partially.
Personal Information may be collected when the User submits it in person or when there is interaction in our website, according to the information below:
What do we collect?
Why do we collect?
· Identification and authentication.
· Interaction with Users and fulfillment of requests.
Institution where you work
Digital identification information
IP Address and Logical Port of Origin
· Identification and authentication.
· Fulfillment of legal and regulatory obligations.
Device (version of the operational system)
Date and time records
We have a page hosted at YouTube only for the disclosure of our products and events, with no interaction with users.
Such social networks have their own privacy policies, which may be different from how we deal with Personal Information. Thus, you should consult the documents at the website of each of such companies.
Update and truthfulness of Personal Information
You are the sole responsible for the accuracy, truthfulness or update of the Personal Information you provide us with. We are not bound to treat your Personal Information if there are reasons to believe that such Treatment may input us with any breach of any applicable law, or if you are using our environments for any illegal, illicit purposes or contrary to morality.
The database formed through the collection of Personal Information is our property and is under our responsibility, and its use, access and sharing, whenever necessary, shall be made within the limits and purposes of the businesses described herein.
Cookies are small digital files in text format which are stored in the user’s device (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) by the Internet browser and which store information related to your preferences, such as preferred language, location, recurrence of your sessions and other variables.
Cookies are intended to enhance the User’s experience, both in terms of performance, and usability, once the contents provided shall be directed to your needs and expectations.
Cookies may also be used to carry out anonymous and aggregate statistics which allow one to understand how the User uses the website, and to enhance their structures and content. Due to being anonymous statistics, it is not possible to personally identify the user through such information.
PERSONAL INFORMATION SHARING
Personal Information collected and activities recorded may be shared:
- Internally, with our business areas, to promote and develop our products, for instance;
- With third parties, for the supply of products or services essential to the provision of services;
- With competent judicial, administrative or governmental authorities, whenever there is legal determination, requirement, requisition or judicial order;
- Automatically, in case of corporate operations, such as merger, acquisition and incorporation.
Upon access to the website, the User may be led, through a link, to other portals or platforms which may collect their Personal Information. In this case, the User shall read the Privacy Policies of such portals or platforms out of CBC’s environment and accept them or not.
CBC is not responsible for the Privacy Policies of third parties or for the content of any websites or services bound to environments other than those of CBC.
Should outsourced companies perform Data Treatment on behalf of CBC, they shall respect the conditions stipulated herein and the information security standards, as a rule.
CBC adopts technical and administrative measures to protect the Personal Information from safety incidents, such as unauthorized accesses and accidental situations from loss, change or diffusion.
Internally, the Personal Information collected are accessed only by duly authorized professionals, respecting the principles of proportionality, need and relevance, in addition to the commitment of confidentiality and preservation of the privacy of the Users, according to this Policy.
DATA RETENTION AND STORAGE
The Personal Information collected and activity records are stored at a secure and controlled environment, and may be in our servers located in the United States of America, as well as in an environment of use of resources or servers in the cloud (cloud computing), which may demand transfer and/or processing of your Personal Information. Such transfers involve only companies which demonstrate to be in compliance with the applicable laws.
We store Personal Information only for the term necessary to fulfill the purposes for which they were collected or for the fulfillment of any legal, regulatory obligations or for preservation of rights. For that, we count on a Secure Information Retention and Disposal Policy.
Personal Information Disposal
After the end of the term of maintenance and legal need, the Personal Information shall be excluded with the use of safe disposal methods.
EXERCISE OF RIGHTS
Personal Information are of their respective Data Holders and the applicable laws bring a series of rights related thereto, which may be exercised through a requirement through the following Service Channel:
CBC – Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos
Av. Humberto de Campos, 3.220
09426-900 – Ribeirão Pires – SP – Brazil
CBC Defense may change the content of this Policy at any time, according to the purpose or needs, and the User shall check it whenever there is an access to the website or use of the services provided.
Should there be updates to this document, demanding a new collection of a consent, the Users shall be duly notified.
Should any point of this Policy be deemed inapplicable by a competent authority, including judicial, the other conditions shall remain in full force and effect.
This Policy shall be interpreted according to the American laws, and the court of domicile of the User to settle any controversy involving this document, unless there is a specific exception of personal, territorial or functional competence by the applicable laws.
Updated on: February, 02, 2020.