Legal notice

Legal notice

Terms and conditions of the Lesaffre & Cie website

This website is presented to you by Lesaffre® & Cie and its subsidiaries (collectively known as "Lesaffre"). Your use of this website is governed by the following terms and conditions. Using this site implies acceptance of the terms hereto. 

The content featured in this website has been created to provide information on Lesaffre. The information featured in the site may not be used for commercial purposes without prior and written information from the Lesaffre company, the publisher of the website. Your use of the website is governed by the following terms and conditions.
General terms of use

The website is controlled and managed from the administrative head office of Lesaffre in Marc-en-Baroeul (France) which does not claim that this information is appropriate or available for use in all countries. If you use the site from other regions, you are responsible for complying with local enforceable laws.
Lesaffre reserves the right to modify or correct the content of the website and the terms hereto, at any moment and without notice. It may not be held liable for any consequences of these modifications.
If any part of these terms appears to be inapplicable, this part shall be interpreted pursuant to applicable law as far as possible and the remaining provisions shall remain valid.
Intellectual property
The website is the entire property of Lesaffre together with all related rights. Any full or partial reproduction is systematically submitted to authorisation from the owners.
The presentation and content of the website constitute, together, work protected by applicable laws on intellectual property, of which Lesaffre is the owner.


The text, image, drawings and layout as well as the house style of this website are protected by intellectual property law.
It is forbidden to copy, extract, distribute or modify the content of this site for commercial purposes. Downloading and printing of text, images and graphic elements are authorised for solely private and non-commercial use. The reproduction of drawings, images, sound documents, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications requires prior written approval from Lesaffre.
Lack of authorisation is punishable by infringement law.
Lessafre authorises downloading of a copy of information in a temporary storage space for the sole purposes of private consultation, on condition that you do not erase, delete, alter or modify the pages or content and do not change any copyright, logo or other sign such as trademark symbols or other protected rights (copyright, "©" or "®" symbols, digital markers or any other technical means created for recognition purposes.


Trademarks and logos featured on the website are registered and protected.
Any total or partial reproduction of those trademarks and/or logos, on the basis of elements taken from the site without formal authorisation from Lesaffre is considered to be an act of infringement as per articles L. 335-2 et al of the Code de la propriété intellectuelle (French intellectual property code).


Databases compiled by Lesaffre are protected by copyright and by the Act dated 1st July 1998 transposing the European Directive of 11th March 1996 relating to legal protection of databases into the Code de la propriété intellectuelle (French intellectual property code).
Without the written approval of Lesaffre, any reproduction, representation, adaptation, translation and/or modification, partial or full, or transfer towards another website are forbidden.

With the exception of the express provisions set out above, nothing in this content may be interpreted as granting any licence or entitlement to any copyright or other intellectual property right. If, as an owner of an intellectual property right, you believe that your work has been unduly copied or distributed via the website, please immediately inform Lesaffre at the following address:
137 rue Gabriel Péri
F-59703 Marcq-en-Barœul Cedex
for the attention of the Legal Department
Your communications with Lesaffre
Your messages are always welcome on the Lesaffre website. Any message or document you have transmitted to the website by email or any other way, including for example personal information, questions or answers, comments, suggestions or other, is not confidential or exclusive and will be treated as such. Everything that you transmit or post may be used by Lesaffre or granted by licence to third parties by Lesaffre, for any reason whatsoever, including but without being limited to, the rental of direct mail lists, product or service proposals, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcasting and posting on the internet. Moreover, Lesaffre is free to use any idea, concept, know-how or techniques contained in any message that you send to the website, regardless of its subject matter.
Liability exclusion
It is possible that documents on this site may contain inaccuracies or errors. You use and visit this website at your own risk and peril. Neither Lesaffre nor any party involved in the creation, production or delivery of this website may be required to pay direct or indirect damages resulting from your access or use of the website. Lesaffre does not guarantee that the functional aspects of the website will never be interrupted or error-free, nor that this website or server that allows its access, will be free of all viruses or other dangerous components. Without limitation to the above, everything found on the website is proposed "AS IS", i.e. WITHOUT ANY GUARANTEE WHATSOEVER, EXPRESS OR IMPLICIT. Lesaffre reserves the right to proceed with changes on this website at any time and without notice.
Lesaffre cannot be held liable for the links created directly or indirectly from its website nor for the content of other sites. Hypertext links towards the website may only be created with Lesaffre's prior written authorisation and may be withdrawn at any time. The existence of any link to websites linked to the site does not imply Lesaffre's approval of the content of the pages outside its website or of any other website linked to Consequently, you are liable for access via a link to any other off-site pages or any other websites.
Pursuant to the "Informatique et Libertés" Act n°78-17 of 6 January 1978, processing of nominative data on the website is declared to the CNIL under number …..

You have right of access, modification, rectification and deletion of any information concerning you.
For that, just send your request by mail to the following address:

Lesaffre – Communications officer
137, Rue Gabriel Péri
F-59703 Marcq en Baroeul Cedex

In the event of a dispute, French law is solely applicable and the courts of Lille (France) are deemed solely competent.
© 2011 - Lesaffre & Cie – All rights reserved

Website created by: Digital Meanings

256 rue du faubourg Saint Martin
75010 Paris
Publication Director:

Mme Corinne Wallaert
Website owner / publisher:
RCS Paris B 316 055 672
41 Rue Etienne Marcel - 75001 PARIS

Administrative head office:

137 rue Gabriel Péri
F-59700 Marcq-en-Baroeul
Telephone no.: 00 33 +(0)3 20 81 61 00