privacy policy


Use of the Site

While visiting, you may not: post, upload, publish, reproduce, transmit, or otherwise distribute information or other material: (a) constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability; (b) which is protected by copyright, or other intellectual property right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without obtaining permission of the copyright owner or right holder; (c) otherwise use this Site in a manner which is contrary to law, including the posting or transmitting of any information or software which contains a virus, cancelbot, trojan horse, worm or other harmful or disruptive component.


All materials published or otherwise accessible through this Site including, but not limited to, news articles, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, software, and other materials (the “Content”) are protected by copyright, and are owned or controlled by Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited and any others which may own copyright or the party credited as the provider of the Content. All visitors shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in the Content. All visitors shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through this Site.


The trademarks, logos, and service marks, including but not limited to, “Ethical Bean®” “Ethical Bean Coffee®” “” “Just. Better.™”  and other names, logos, and icons identifying the products and services (collectively the “trademarks”) displayed on the Site, are registered and unregistered trademarks of Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited or such third party that may own the trademarks displayed on the Site. Your misuse of the trademarks displayed on the Site, or any other Content on the Site, except as provided in these Legal Terms of Use, is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.


If you are dissatisfied with the Site or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices of Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited in operating this Site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this Site.


You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited harmless from any and all liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, related to the violation of this Agreement by you or users of your account, or in connection with the use of this Site or the placement or transmission of any information or other materials on this Site by you or users of your account.


This Agreement, including any and all documents referenced herein, constitutes the entire agreement between Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof. Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right. If any of the provisions contained in this Agreement were determined to be void, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions contained herein. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of British Columbia and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. The parties have requested that this Agreement and all documents relating thereto be drawn up in English.

Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited has the right to monitor this Site electronically from time to time and to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation, or other governmental request, to operate this Site properly, or to protect itself or its subscribers. Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that, in its sole discretion, are unacceptable, undesirable, or in violation of this Agreement.


Ethical Bean Coffee Company Limited respects your privacy. We do not share your personal or purchase information with anyone. All personal information is kept absolutely private. Your name or anything about you is never sold or shared with any other company or agency. We do not sell or rent our contact lists to any third parties.

Certain kinds of personal information are required in order to provide the services you request. To place an order on, using our shopping tools, and personalized services, you must have cookies enabled.

Your financial information is safe

We use Secure Socket Layers (SSL), the industry standard in transferring information to process your orders. The SSL encrypts, or translates, your order information into a highly indecipherable code, which is processed immediately.

Your transactions are secure

When you’ve finished shopping and begin the checkout process, you will move into the secure area of our Site. A warning window may pop up to notify you that you are entering this “safe” area. Once you’ve entered, the page address (URL) will change from http to https, to let you know you are in a secure area. Also, a key or a closed lock should appear in the bottom right or left corner of your browser window to notify you of this change. You will remain in this secure zone for the entire checkout process.


“Cookies” are small data files that your Web browser reads and stores on your hard drive when you connect with our Web Site. Their primary function is to help us remember you – and specifically, the computer and Web browser you’re using – by collecting non-personally identifiable information (such as your IP address and browser type). This allows us to provide you with a better, more relevant shopping experience.

How we use cookies

We use cookies to help process your order through our Web Site and to provide you with a personalized shopping experience. To place an order and complete your transaction on, you must have cookies enabled on your Web browser. (If you don’t want to enable cookies but would like to place an order, please call us at 604-431-3830.) Most all of our personalized services and shopping tools also require that you enable cookies to experience their full functionality.

We do not use cookies to gather any personal information about you or track your movements on the Internet outside of those pages you visit on If you have any concerns about leaving cookies on your computer for extended periods, you can delete them using your browser preferences or privacy menus.

Removing your name from mailing lists
We would love to include you as part of our newsletter mailing list. However, if you’ve subscribed, and now wish to unsubscribe simply hit the unsubscribe link located at the bottom of each and every newsletter or promotional email we send.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy at any time. Accordingly we recommend that you check this page periodically in order to review our current policies.