Consent to Terms
Rules of Use of the Hickory Farms Website
By using the Hickory Farms Website, including by submission of comments, photographs, e-mails or other content or materials, on or through the Hickory Farms Website, you agree to the following rules:
You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to post, upload, transmit or submit for posting on the Hickory Farms Website or for use in any media, any content, materials or personally-identifying information, participate in any online contests or place an order through the Hickory Farms Online Shop
You may not post, upload, transmit or submit any material or links to material that is libelous, defamatory, false, obscene, indecent, lewd, pornographic, violent, abusive, threatening, harassing, discriminatory, in violation of the law, harmful to children, in violation of third party privacy rights or that constitutes hate speech.
You may only post, upload, transmit or submit materials for which you have the copyright or other necessary rights and permission to distribute electronically. You may not violate, plagiarize, or infringe on the rights of third parties, including copyright, trademark, trade secret, privacy, personal, publicity, moral or proprietary rights.
You may not post, upload, transmit or submit any software or other material which contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents, programs or device. You may not use the Hickory Farms Website to distribute chain letters, mass mailings, "spam" or otherwise duplicative or unsolicited messages in violation of applicable laws, or to gather usernames and/or e-mail addresses for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or other communications to other users of the Hickory Farms Website.
Any non-personal communication or material you transmit to the Hickory Farms Website by electronic mail or otherwise, including any photographs, 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 Hickory Farms and may be used for any purpose, including but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, Hickory Farms is free to use for any purpose whatsoever (including, but not limited to the developing, manufacturing, advertising and marketing of products) any ideas, artwork, inventions, developments, suggestions or concepts contained in any communication you send to this website. Any such use is without compensation to the party submitting the information. By submitting information, you are also warranting that you own the material/content submitted, that it is not defamatory and that Hickory Farms' use will not violate any third party's rights or otherwise place us in breach of any applicable laws.
The Sale of Alcoholic Beverages
Hickory Farms does not sell alcohol to persons under the age of 21. By using this site, you swear and affirm that you are over the age of 21. Hickory Farms makes every effort to ensure that alcoholic beverages are not delivered to anyone who is under the age of 21. By using this site, you are acknowledging that the person receiving a shipment of alcoholic beverages from Hickory Farms is over the age of 21. You also agree that any alcohol purchased from Hickory Farms is intended for personal consumption and not for resale. If you do not agree with these conditions of use, please do not use this site. If you intentionally or unintentionally misrepresent your age in order to provide alcohol to a person under the age of 21, Hickory Farms will prosecute you fully to the extent allowable by law.
Title and Ownership
Title to, and ownership of, all wine passes from Hickory Farms to the purchaser at the warehouse and state it is purchased in and the purchaser takes all responsibility for shipping it from the warehouse to his/her home state. By arranging for transportation of the wine, Hickory Farms is providing a service to, and acting on behalf of the purchaser. By utilizing this service from Hickory Farms, the purchaser is representing that he/she is acting in a fashion compliant with his/her local and state laws regarding the purchase, transportation and delivery of wine. The purchaser represents that he/she has obtained any required permission, paid any required fees, is working through properly licensed intermediaries where required, is legally entitled to take possession of wine and is legally entitled to take quantities ordered and once again authorizes that he/she is 21 years of age.