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 events and sales 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 customers. 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 customers 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 will 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 cookies to collect information on some content. Cookies are stored in the computer of every person who visits a website. 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 services our customers are interested in and apply the results to more effective online advertisements. If you are uncomfortable in information collection using cookies, you can set your browser to refuse the acceptance of cookies. 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 will use 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 requests for quotations and inquiries, and to send materials
  3. To ship, or to provide support or maintenance, etc., of ordered goods
  4. To gather statistics on various products, services, and other businesses

The information provided in the job application form shall 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 measures 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 party 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 third parties without the consent of customers, except in the following cases.

  • When required by law
  • When necessary to protect human life, body or property
  • When necessary to cooperate with national institutions, local governments or entities entrusted by them in carrying out affairs stipulated by laws and regulations
  • When submitting documents to public offices 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 will not disclose the information if we cannot confirm the identity of the person making a request.

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

Please contact us if you have any requests and inquires 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 are not liable for any damages (indirect damages, special damages, consequential damages, or incidental damages) resulting from the use of our information due to revision of laws 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.