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Privacy Policy

This privacy policy applies only to the websites and services controlled by LG Electronics Africa Logistics FZE("LGE Africa Logistics FZE” or “we”) where this privacy policy is posted or referenced and through information collected via, customer services calls to LGE Africa Logistics FZE or an LGE Africa Logistics FZE affiliate call center and through product registration cards (collectively, the "Sites"). This privacy policy does not pertain to other information that is collected offline or to information that is posted or provided by third parties. 


1. Introduction

The purpose of this site,, is to create an experience demonstrating, and providing detailed information on, the LGE brand and its various products. The site also provides customer services for current and future customers.

This Privacy Policy sets out how we collect, use, and share information that we obtain as a result of your use of the Sites. This privacy policy applies only to information collected on the Sites and does not apply to information collected by LGE Africa Logistics FZE through any other means.

LGE Africa Logistics FZE reserves the right to add or remove services from its Sites and to modify its services from time to time.

The Sites may provide access to websites and links to other services owned and operated by third parties. These third party services are outside the scope of this Privacy Policy and have their own policies that apply to the collection, use, and sharing of information in connection with their services. We encourage you to read those policies. LGE Africa Logistics FZE is not responsible or liable for the privacy practices of such third parties.

2. What information does LGE obtain?

There are a variety of ways that we may collect information from you; below is a list of some ways we may collect such information:

  • a. We may collect your first and last name and product or service details if you contact us with a question related to our products or services;
  • b. We may collect your first and last name, mailing address, and billing information if you purchase our products or services on the Sites. This information may be used to deliver products or services that you have purchased;
  • c. We may collect your billing information, date of birth, address, phone number, and details of your product and hardware in order to provide customer service;
  • d. We may collect your first and last name, mailing address, and usage data in order to track your usage of the Sites.
  • e. We may collect registration details about products or any hardware(including serial number, place of purchase, purchase date)that you purchase, and this information may be tied to your name and mailing address;
  • f. We may collect your first and last name, mailing information, email address, and billing information if you download information from a Sites;
  • g. We may collect your name, email address, or phone number if you contact us with a question;
  • h. We may collect your first and last name, date of birth, and email address if you choose to participate in a contest or sweepstakes;
  • i. We may collect your name and mobile phone number if you consent to receive autodialed and/or pre-recorded telemarketing messages from or on behalf of us at your mobile number.
  • j. We may collect your name and mobile phone number if you consent to receive SMS/MMS messages from or on behalf of us at your mobile number.
  • k. We may collect your first and last name, email address (ID), password, screen name, and date of birth to upload content or to add a comment on the Sites;

The information that we may receive when you use the Sites falls into the following categories:

  • • Device Information. We may collect information about your products that you purchase or for which you ask for customer service through the Sites. Device Information may include product code or model number, your IP address, product category or, F/W and S/W information, country code or device ID (MAC Address, UUID, etc.).
  • • Account Information. When you first register with the Sites, you will be asked and prompted to enter certain information, such as your email address (which will be your user ID), password, telephone number, name, and address.
  • • Usage Information. Usage Information refers to all information collected from the Sites such as what action has been applied to the Sites such as clicking logs; your registration details or how you may be using the Sites.
  • • IP Address. When you use the Sites, we may automatically log your IP address (the unique address which identifies your computer on the internet), which is automatically recognized by our server.
  • • Cookie. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used to collect information about your activity on the Sites. For example, when someone visits a page within the Sites, a cookie is placed on the user's machine (if the user accepts cookies) or is read if the user has visited the Sites previously. Cookies may also be used to track users across the Web. You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie, or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but if you do, you may not be able to take advantage of the personalized features enjoyed by other users who visit the Sites. Some of the cookies we use may be flash cookies or Adobe cookies. Depending on your browser, these cookies might not be automatically deleted. Please check your browser to determine where these types of cookies are stored and how they may be deleted.
  • • Web Beacons. (also known as "clear gifs," "web bugs" or "pixel tags") "Web Beacons" are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to allow us to count users who have visited certain pages of the Sites and to help determine the effectiveness of promotional or advertising campaigns. When used in HTML-formatted email messages, web beacons can tell the sender whether and when the email has been opened. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user's computer hard drive, web beacons are embedded invisibly on web pages.

3. How will LGE use the information it obtains?

We use your information that is collected through the Sites primarily for the following purposes:

  • • To deliver or provide services;
  • • To provide customer service;
  • • To alert you of special offers, updated information, other new products or services, or to forward promotional materials to you;
  • • To complete a transaction or service requested by you;
  • • To fulfill the terms of a promotion;
  • • To ensure the Sites are relevant to your needs;
  • • To help us create and publish content most relevant to you;
  • • To notify you about a material change to this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, if necessary;
  • • To allow you access to limited-entry areas of the Sites;
  • • To allow you to upload content or to add a comment to the Sites;
  • • To contact you in response to sign up forms such as “Contact Us” or other inquiries;
  • • to analyze, review, and improve the products or services we offer;
  • • to understand how customers are using the Sites;
  • • to develop new products and services we offer;
  • • to provide you with a user-friendly navigation experience;
  • • to protect and defend our rights and property, including by way of legal proceedings;
  • • to comply with regulatory requirements;
  • • for marketing; and
  • • for internal record keeping.

4. Information Sharing

  • • To our parent company, subsidiaries and affiliates LGE Africa Logistics FZE may have to share your data with these parties in order to provide you with services that have been requested by you, or so that we can ensure our services and products are meeting your needs. For example, in some instances LGE Africa Logistics FZE may be required to transfer your data to our parent company in the Republic of Korea in order to provide you with a product or service requested by you. In addition, LGE Africa Logistics FZE may share your data with its affiliates and subsidiaries around the world for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. The term ‘affiliates’ or ‘subsidiaries’ refers to group companies who may be using LG name or who have common ownership or control such as LG CNS or LG Electronics France S.A.R.L.
  • • We generally do not share with third parties the information we receive as a result of you using the Sites. Nevertheless, please be aware of the following circumstances where we may share such information with the following entities.
    • - Third Party Service Provider. 
      •  If you purchase or download an item from a site, we may share your data in order to provide the item to you. In addition, if you email us a question, we may use your email address to process your request and respond to your question. In addition, if you purchase a product via the Sites, we may need to share your data with third parties in order to have that product delivered to you and installed as you requested. Also, if you are entering a competition or prize draw, we may use your data in order to fulfill the terms of that promotion.
      •  We may share your data with unaffiliated third-party service providers, agents or independent contractors who help us maintain our Sites and provide other administrative services to us (including, but not limited to, order processing and fulfillment, providing customer service, maintaining and analyzing data, sending customer communications on LGE Africa Logistics FZE's behalf, and entry collection, winner selection and prize fulfillment for contests, sweepstakes and other promotions). We seek to ensure that these unaffiliated third parties will not use the data for any other purpose than to provide the administrative services for which they are responsible. Because such unaffiliated third-party service providers that help us administer our Sites will have access to users' data, if you do not wish for our unaffiliated third-party service providers to have access to your information, please do not register or submit any personally identifiable information to us.
      •  If you choose to make a purchase on the Sites, we may collect from you your credit card number, billing address and other information related to such purchase, and we may use such collected information in order to fulfill your purchase. We may also provide such information, or other personally identifiable information provided by you, to unaffiliated third parties as necessary to complete your purchase (for example, to process your credit card).
    • Other Parties When Required by Law. We may share your data as required by court order or other government or law enforcement authorities in order to comply with legal process or law.
    • Other Parties in Connection with Corporate Transactions. We may share your data in connection with a corporate event, such as a merger or sale of all or part of LGE Africa Logistics FZE’s business (including that of a division or subsidiary), where LGE may need to disclose information to a potential buyer and its professional advisers.
    • Other Parties When it is Necessary to Protect Ourselves. We may share your data in order to protect and defend our rights and property, including by way of legal proceedings.
    • Other Parties When it is to Protect Any of Our Users’ Personal Safety or Property. We may share your data in order to protect the personal safety or property of our users or the public.
    • To strategic partners, agents, third party marketers or other unaffiliated parties who are offering products or services that we believe may be of interest to you. These parties may use your personally identifiable information to contact you with an offer or advertisement related to a product or service. In this case, we may ask your additional consent.

5. Collection and Use of Information from Children under the Age of 14

Protecting the privacy of children is important to us. LGE Africa Logistics FZE does not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from anyone under the age of 14 or knowingly allow such persons to use the Sites. If you are under 14, please do not attempt to register on the Sites with any personal information. If you are at least 14 but under the age of 18, you must have your parent’s or legal guardian’s permission to use or access the Sites. If LGE Africa Logistics FZE learns that a child under 14 has provided us with any personal information, LGE Africa Logistics FZE will promptly delete such personal information.

6. Overseas Transfers

We, our affiliates, subsidiaries, and suppliers may use information (including your personal information) in countries other than where you are located in connection with providing you with our services and any other purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy. The data protection laws in many of these countries may not offer the same level of protection as those in the country where you are located. However, before transferring your personal information we will take steps to ensure that such information will be afforded the same level of protection. By agreeing to this Privacy Policy you expressly consent to us and our business associates and suppliers processing your data in any jurisdiction, including, without limitation, Republic of Korea and the United States in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

7. How long will LGE keep my personal Information

We will take reasonable steps to make sure that we keep your personal information for as long as it is necessary for us to provide you with using the Sites or other purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.

8. Cookies and other tracking technologies

When you access the Sites, we and our third party partners may use cookies – small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters – and other tracking technologies. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Sites. Please note that if you delete, or choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to utilize certain features of the Sites to their full potential.

When you access the Sites, third parties may collect personal information about your online activities; these third parties may also collect personal information about your online activities across different websites over time. We are not responsible for this third party data collection.

9. Opt Out

From time to time, we communicate with users who subscribe to our services via email or text message. For example, we may use your email address to confirm your request, to send you notice of payments, to send you information about changes to our products and services, and to send notices and other disclosures as required by law. Although you may opt out of marketing messages, please note that it is in your interest to ensure that we are able to deliver certain non-marketing-related messages, such as notices of payments, and that we may be required to deliver certain notices to you by law. In addition we may deliver certain marketing-related messages, and in this case, we ask your additional consent.

However, we provide you the opportunity to exercise an opt-out choice if you do not want to receive other types of communication from us, such as emails or updates from us regarding new services and products offered on the Sites or if you do not want us to share your information with third parties. The opt-out choice may be exercised by ticking or un-ticking the appropriate box provided at the points where information is collected, or by contacting us using the contact details provided at

We will process your unsubscription as soon as possible, but please be aware that in some circumstances you may receive a few more messages until the unsubscription is processed. You also may opt-out of receiving such emails by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link within the text of the email.

10. Forums, Chat Rooms and other Public Posting Areas

Please note that any information you include in a message you post to any product review board, chat room, forum or other public posting area is available to anyone with Internet access. If you do not want people to know your e-mail address, for example, do not include it in any message you post publicly.

11. Third Party Web Sites

This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected on the Sites. The Sites may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites.

12. Assignment

In the event that all or part of our assets are sold or acquired by another party, or in the event of a merger, you grant us the right to assign the information collected via the Sites.

13. Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated by LGE from time to time, without notice, although we will inform you of any material changes through an update to the Sites, and you will be asked to accept the update. If you do not consent to any updates to this Privacy Policy, some of the services may be restricted.

14. Security

We use commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information. Nevertheless, due to the design of the internet, ever-changing technology, and other factors outside of our control, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and the Sites will be free from unauthorized access by third parties or that LGE Africa Logistics FZE will not be subject to security breaches. We do not accept any responsibility for the disclosure of personal information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized or unlawful acts of third parties or your decision to disclose your personal information. You must also take appropriate steps to keep your password confidential and change it regularly.

15. Governing Law/Venue/Forum

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey and by the federal laws of the United States, excluding their conflicts of laws provisions. All disputes, controversies and disagreements between the parties arising out of or related to this privacy policy shall be exclusively submitted for, resolved and finally settled by, binding arbitration. The arbitration shall be conducted by three (3) arbitrators exclusively in Bergen County, NJ, in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. The Parties waive any objection that might be made on the ground that such venue may be in an inconvenient forum.

16. Contacting LGE Africa Logistics FZE

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at []. All information you provide in any written communication will also be covered by this policy.

17. SMS Users

For customers who agreed to SMS messaging from us, you will receive a minimum of four SMS messages. Although all LG() alerts and promotions are complimentary, Message & Data rates may apply. Depending on your text plan, you may be charged by your carrier. By enrolling in the services, you certify that you are over 18 years of age and (a) you are the account holder or (b) you have the account holder's permission to do so. Content is not available on all carriers: The Service is available AT&T, Sprint, Boost, Verizon Wireless, U.S. Cellular®, T-Mobile® & MetroPCS. SMS Messaging is not compatible with all cell phone models. As mobile access and text message delivery is subject to your mobile carrier network availability, such access and delivery is not guaranteed. LG() is not responsible for any delays upon sending or receiving text messages. You may opt out of text delivery at any time by texting STOP.