terms of use

Welcome to the Noritake Co., Limited. ("we" or "us") maintains this website (the "Site") as a service to our visitors (“you”). By using and accessing the Site, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Please review the following Agreement and Policy carefully. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not access or use the Site.

Agreement Scope

This Terms of Use Agreement ("Agreement") and our Privacy Policy (the "Policy") govern your use of this Site and our use of information you provide us or which we obtain from you on this Site. We may amend the Agreement and the Policy from time-to-time, by posting the amended terms on this Site. Use of the website after the effective date of the amendments constitutes acceptance of the amended terms. We reserve the right to apply the amended terms to the information we have already collected, subject to any legal constraints. You should review this Agreement and the Policy prior to using the Site, to see if there have been any changes.


All materials (including text, data, content, images, trademarks, trade dress, photographs, graphics, design, and software on the Site are protected by copyrights, trademark or other intellectual property rights. You may use these materials in connection with shopping and obtaining information about our products and services for your personal use. These materials are owned by us or are used with permission of their owners or as otherwise authorized by law. You may not copy, distribute, or publish any part of these materials.

Limited Right to Use

You may use the material and software on the Site as an information. You may print, download or transmit a single copy of material from the Site for your personal use. No part of the Site may be used for any other purposes. Any other use of the Site or its content is strictly prohibited, unless we grant an exception in writing.

Trademark Ownership

The registered and unregistered trademarks, service marks and logos that are used and displayed on the Site (the "Trademarks") are owned by us, our affiliates or others. You are not granted any right or license to use any Trademark. You may not use any Trademark (a) to identify products or services that are not affiliated with us; (b) in any manner likely to cause confusion; (c) in or as part of your own trademarks; (d) in a manner that implies that we sponsor or endorse your products or services; or (e) in any manner that disparages or discredits us. We aggressively enforce our intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.

User comments or submissions for posting

By submitting any postings, comments or other materials to the Site, you give us a non-exclusive, irrevocable, worldwide license to publish the material in any media now known or hereafter developed, and to use, adapt, recast, distribute, display, perform, or transmit it in any way, or allow others to do so, in our sole discretion. By submitting your name, address, photo or other identifying data as part of a posting, you give us the right to publish that material and identifying data. Please do not submit any confidential, proprietary, or copyrighted material without authorization of the owner. Submission of any material that is obscene, defamatory, or that infringes any trademark, copyright, privacy right, or other legal right is prohibited. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to edit or delete any comments, submissions or other postings.

Links to Other Websites

The Site contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions expressed in such websites, or for their privacy policies. Inclusion of any linked website to our Site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us. You access these third-party Sites at your own risk.

Third-Party Websites

We allow access to, or advertise, third-party merchant websites ("merchants") from which you may purchase certain goods or services. we do not operate or control those merchants and we are not a party to any transactions entered into between you and merchants. You agree that use of such merchants is at your sole risk and is without warranties of any kind by us, expressed, implied or otherwise including, but not limited to, warranties of title, fitness for purpose, merchantability or non-infringement. Under no circumstances are we liable for any damages arising from the transactions between you and merchants or for any information appearing on merchant sites or any other site linked to our site.

Risk and Indemnification

Your use of this Site, and any reliance on any material on this Site, is at your own risk. To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, you agree that you hereby release us and our affiliates from any and all liability arising from the access or use of this Site. A User's sole remedy for any problem or concern is to exit this Website. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our partners, employees, representatives and affiliates harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense, including reasonable attorney's fees, related to your violation of this Agreement, the Policy or your use of the Site. This provision is intended to be as broad and as inclusive as is permitted by the laws of Japan.


The information from or on the site is provided "as-is" and on an "as available" basis. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied as to the use or operation of the site or the correctness, accuracy or reliability of the information, content, materials or products available through the site. To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied (including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) related to the site, its use or operation and any information available on the site. The site, and the information and services available may contain bugs, errors, problems or other limitations. To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, we and our affiliates are not liable for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages (including damages for loss of business, loss of profits, litigation, or the like), whether based on breach of contract, breach of warranty, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. These limitations of damages are fundamental elements of this agreement. This site and the information would not be provided without such limitations. This disclaimer is intended to be as broad and as inclusive as is permitted by the laws of Japan.

Governing Law

The use of this website and interpretation and application of these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of Japan unless otherwise specified.

Copyright Violations

If you believe that any material on this Site infringes your copyright, please notify us as follows, under the copyright law of Japan. To notify us, the copyright law of Japan requires that you: 1. Send an email to info@noritake.in. In your email: a. Identify the copyrighted work(s) you claim is infringed; b. Identify the material you claim is infringing the copyright(s), and give enough information for us to locate that material; c. Include a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf (the "Claimant"); d. Include the Claimant's name, address, and telephone number(s); e. Include a statement that the Claimant has a good faith belief that use of the disputed material is not authorized by the copyright owner or his agent; and f. Include a statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification of copyright infringement is accurate and that the Claimant is the copyright owner or is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.