Terms of Service…
www.thehospitalityportal.com (THP) is an intermediary service who connects brands and businesses in the hospitality industry with operators and projects to enable them to expand across the world through Franchising, Licensing, Joint Ventures and pop up events.
At THP we always aim to protect you and your data. Whilst anyone can walk into a restaurant, take photo’s and try and mimic it. We know you’re more than that and its as much the people and passion that makes any concept successful, so THP always personally vet and approved all portal attendees; in person.
Anyone you don’t want to see your concept…. Let us know in advance and our process can be put in place to mitigate any unwanted access to key information.
THP promote the portal across multiple opportunities including social media, email marketing and direct messaging and require the right to contact the concepts or accessing parties at anytime to create the right business connections.
The introduction and contract from www.thehospitalityportal.com is personal to you and your concept. It may be based on your specific circumstances and your objectives.
Information, not advice
Our websiteit’s expansion is your responsibility. We do not accept any liability for any loss or damage which is incurred from you acting or not acting as a result of any introductions via www.thehospitalityportal.com
You acknowledge that you use the information we provide at your own risk and as such any successful introduction or business that comes from our services will received a fee accordingly.
The THP registration fees are specifically used for marketing and maintenance. We ensure that everyone pays something, it’s a central pot which we use for marketing and management of the portal only.
The success fees we receive; are from the signature of your contract with a new partner. They can be one of two ways – a minimum fee e.g. £20,000 or a percentage of the upfront fee a concept would received from a new partner. In most cases we work to the % with a minimum inserted to protect our work. All fees and contracts will be agreed before approval to be placed in the portal.
Our core services are as an intermediary. Whilst we can recommend a raft of support services from friends or partners across the industry we strongly advise you have the right legal support and are diligently check before you expand. If you use any of our partners or processes you do so at your own risk and should be insured as such.
If you have any concerns or questions about our service to you as a hospitality intermediary then do please get in touch – firstname.lastname@example.org
and services do not offer investment advice and any information they provide should not be construed as investment advice. They provide information and education for investors who can make their investment decisions without advice.
We are not financial advisors and not regulated by the FCA or any other financial body. We therefore do not provide you with any financial advice for you or your concept. If you need funding we can point you to or point towards you the people who maybe able to help.
The information contained across our website provided by us and the third parties who advertise is not, and should not be read as, an offer or recommendation to buy or sell or a solicitation of an offer or recommendation to buy or sell any securities. Our website is not, and should not be seen as, a recommendation to use any particular investment strategy.
Changes to these Terms and Conditions
These Terms and Conditions may change at any time and your continued use of our portal website or services means you agree to be bound by any updated terms. If there are any major changes we will publish a notice on this website or where legally required email you directly to inform you.
No guarantee of accuracy or suitability
The information we publish within the portal has been obtained from or is based on sources that we believe to be accurate and complete but have been submitted by third parties. Although reasonable care has been taken, we cannot provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or suitability of the information we provide for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. The opinions expressed in our publications may be inaccurate and wrong and may change without notice.
Availability and access
We reserve the right to amend or withdraw access to the hospitality portal website at any time. We do not accept responsibility as to the operation, functionality or availability of this website being available 24/7 and may need to take down the site occasionally and without announcement to make adjustments or changes. We do not warrant that the use of this website will be free of delay, interruption, interception or error.
Some parts of the website are restricted access to approved users only. If you are an approved user you must treat any information, such as but not limited to names / formats / concepts / brands / ideas as confidential and you should not disclose them. Doing so breaches the Non circumvent agreement entered into at registration.
We maintain the right to withdraw or limit your access to this website at any time by our own request or that of our partners. If you break any of these Terms and Conditions www.thehospitalityportal.com will seek to uncover and where needed expressly remove your access from the portal. In circumstances where there is a potential loss of revenue or reputation by breaching the terms of service www.thehospitalityportal.com will use local law to prevent further and claim for any damages. We shall have no liability to you for your withdrawal of use at any time. In the event that your access is withdrawn, these Terms and Conditions will still apply and you’re bound by the non-circumvent agreement.
Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us or advertised by our partners for the express use and connection to potential partners. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics of the website / and all the content uploaded by its 3rd party users. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with copyright law and/or with express permission of www.thehospitalityportal.com management.
All trademarks reproduced on this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, us are acknowledged on the website however are not overseen by us to be legal or not when submitted by a third party. If any challenge to a brand listed on the site occurs an investigation by www.thehospitalityportal.com will be undertaken, where needed legal consultation undertaken and as required the terms of service applied accordingly.
You may not use any part of the material on this website to establish, maintain, provide, or assist in establishing, maintaining or providing your own publications, internet site or other means of distribution in any way. www.thehospitalityportal.com reserve the right to monitor publicly available information to view and assess any unauthorised use of this website or its advertised brands and may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence if the terms are breached.
Limitation of liability
You are solely responsible for your own investment research, decisions and results either in access to view or to offer concepts for review.
You must carry out your own independent research before making any investment decision. Our website does not take the specific needs, investment objectives and financial situation of any particular individual or business into consideration and any investments mentioned may not be suitable for you.
You should not base any investment decision solely on the basis of the information that we publish. Further and more detailed information on the concept or buyer of the concept will be made available. You should always carry out your own independent verification of facts and data before making any investment decisions.
If you are unsure of any investment decision you should seek a professional financial advisor. www.thehospitalityportal.com is not a registered financial adviser and we do not provide investment advice or recommendations. We are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
This website may include links to other websites. We have no responsibility for the content of linked websites and accept no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage arising from your use of any such websites.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by any harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other material due to your use of this website or your downloading of material from it.
You agree by the use of the portal to indemnify www.thehospitalityportal.com, its shareholders, officers and employees from and against all actions, claims, proceedings, costs and damages and all legal costs or expenses arising out of your use of our publications and any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions.
Access to the portal area is restricted. To access it you must have a current annual or monthly subscription approved and contracted by us.
By gaining access to the service you confirm that all of your registrations details are correct and that you will keep your details up to date by editing your user profile or by contacting me by email.
Access to the service will start from the day you subscribe and run for the subscription period you have chosen. Your subscription will automatically renew until you cancel your payment plan or request cancellation by email.
Your subscription cannot be transferred to or shared with anyone else.
Your access is for your own use and the NDA / non circumvent applies to you and those people within your business. You are directly tied to the portal and its concepts by the agreement of access. This information will be monitored by www.thehospitalityportal.com and any breach to this agreement will exercise a right to seek damages or loss of fees.
If you cancel your paid subscription within 14 days of the first payment you are entitled to a full refund. There are no refunds after this 14-day period. If you subscribe and then cancel within 14 days more than once within a 12-month period you will only receive a refund for the first cancellation.
We reserve the right to cancel your subscription, without notice or liability, if we determine that you have breached any part of these Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to refuse to renew your subscription, which you will be notified of via the email address you have provided.
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
These Terms and Conditions were last updated on 24/11/21