Privacy Policy

Spring Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “our Company”) collects personal information from customers on this website (aq-sp.com, hereinafter referred to as “this Site”) when we provide information, or run an event and sale of various legal products, services, or platforms, or in the course of job application. The Company have established a privacy policy (hereinafter referred to as “the Policy”) in compliance with the laws and regulations regarding personal information, paying special attention to the protection of personal information related to the privacy of our customer. The contents of the Policy are subject to change without prior notice as necessary. Please check this page for the latest contents of the Policy when providing or using information.

Article 1 – Acquisition of Personal Information

Our Company shall acquire personal information from customer through the following two methods, regardless of deception or other wrongful means.

  • Membership Registration:
    Our Company may ask you to register your user name, e-mail address, etc. for some content. This information is used for user verification and inquiry when you use our services.
  • Job Application:
    Our Company may ask you to provide personal information necessary for our recruitment activities, such as your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, etc., when you fill out the job application form.
  • Cookies:
    Our Company uses cookie to collect information on some content. The cookie is stored in the computer of any person who visits this Site. However, the stored information does not include anything that identifies an individual, such as user name or e-mail address.
    Besides, our Company may analyze what kind of service our customer is interested in and apply the result to more effective online advertisement. If you are uncomfortable in information collection using cookie, you can set your browser to refuse the acceptance of cookie. However, please note that if you do so, depending on the content, the service may not function properly.

Article 2 – Use of Personal Information

Our Company uses information registered for specific content to develop and provide more attractive and valuable products, services or platforms. Our Company shall not use personal information for purposes not specified below without the prior consent of the person.

  1. To provide information on various products, services, or platforms
  2. To respond to request for quotation and inquiry, and to send materials
  3. To ship, or to provide support or maintenance, etc., of ordered good
  4. To gather statistics on various products, services, and other businesses

The information provided in the job application form will not be used for any purpose other than our recruitment activities without the consent of the person.

Article 3 – Safety Management of Personal Information

Our Company shall take necessary and appropriate measure to prevent leakage, loss, or damage of personal information we handle and to manage other personal information securely.

Article 4 – Consignment of Personal Information

When our Company entrusts all or part of the handling of personal information to a third party, we shall conduct a rigorous investigation of the third party, and exercise necessary and appropriate supervision over the third party to ensure that the personal information is managed securely.

Article 5 – Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties

Our Company shall not provide personal information to any third parties without obtaining the prior consent of the person, except as stipulated by laws and regulations such as the Personal Information Protection Law.

Article 6 – Disclosure, Correction, etc., of Personal Information

In principle, our Company shall not provide personal information to any third parties without the consent of the person, except in the following cases.

  • When required by law
  • When necessary to protect human life, body or property
  • When necessary to cooperate with national institution, local government or entity entrusted in carrying out affairs stipulated by laws and regulations
  • When submitting document to public office in connection with the execution of business

If there is a request for disclosure of personal information from the person himself or herself, our Company shall disclose it promptly. However, we shall not disclose the information if we cannot confirm the identity of the person making the request.

If there are any inaccuracy in the content of personal information, and request of correction, addition, or deletion from the person himself or herself, we shall respond promptly to the request after investigation. If we cannot confirm the identity of the person, we shall not respond to the request.

Please contact us if you have any requests and inquiries as mentioned above regarding our handling of personal information.

Article 7 – Revision of Privacy Policy

Our Company reserves the right to change this Policy without prior notice. The revised policy shall become effective from the time when it is posted on this Site unless otherwise specified by our Company.

Article 8 – Disclaimer

Please note that any information disclosed in places other than the place of registering personal information provided by our Company is not subject to protection of personal information and is the sole responsibility of the customer.

We shall make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information posted on this Site, but we shall not be liable for any damage (indirect damage, special damage, consequential damage, or incidental damage) resulting from the use of our information due to revision of law or other causes. Please use the information at your own risk.

Supplementary Provisions

This Policy is effective as of July 1, 2012.

  • Version 1.0: Enacted on April 15, 2011
  • Version 2.0: Revised on May 7, 2014
  • Version 3.0: Revised on August 27, 2017
  • Version 4.0: Revised on October 1, 2021
Spring Inc.

Spring Inc.

We are an innovator of aquarium, manufacturing acrylic tanks
including the world-patented Bird’s Eye Aquarium
in our own factory in Yamanashi, JAPAN.