Terms of Use

Welcome to the International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) Website, www.ifdaonline.org. We are located at 1600 International Drive, Suite 550, McLean, VA 22102. The following are the terms and conditions (“Terms”) that govern use of the IFDA Web site (“Site”). By using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and to follow these Terms and all applicable laws and regulations governing the Site. IFDA reserves the right to change these Terms at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the Site.

Permitted Use and Copyright Policy

You are only authorized to view and to retain a copy of pages of this Site for your own personal use. Do not duplicate, publish, modify or otherwise distribute the material on this Site unless specifically authorized by IFDA to do so. The content and software on this Site is the property of IFDA and/or its suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

All logos, Website design, text, graphics, and the selection and arrangement thereof are the sole property of IFDA and our alliance partners. Except as provided by agreement between IFDA and authorized entities and individuals, use of materials on the Web site without the prior written permission of IFDA is strictly prohibited. This includes copying or adapting the HTML code used to generate Web pages on IFDA.

Certain names or logos are service marks or trademarks of IFDA. All other service marks and trademarks are the property of their respective owners. IFDA is not responsible for other service marks, trademarks, and company names that may be the trademarks and/or service marks of their respective owners.

Links and Search Results

The Site may automatically produce search results that reference or links to third party sites throughout the World Wide Web. IFDA has no control over these Sites or the Content within them. IFDA can not guarantee, represent or warrant that the Content contained in the Sites is accurate, legal and/or inoffensive. IFDA does not endorse the Content of any third party Site, nor do we warrant that they will not contain viruses or otherwise impact your computer. By using the Site to search for or link to another site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against IFDA for any damages or losses, whatsoever, resulting from your use of the Site to obtain search results and/or to link to another site. However, if you have a problem with a link from the Site, please let us know at [email protected] and we will investigate the link and take appropriate action.


We believe your privacy and the privacy of all our users is important. Please review our privacy policy. IFDA is not liable for any lost data resulting from the operation of our Site and/or the enforcement of the Terms. If you are 13 years of age or under you should not post information about yourself on the Site, without the permission of a parent or guardian.

Export Controls

Software from this site is further subject to United States export controls. No software from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using the Software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.


IFDA does not promise that the Site will be error-free, uninterrupted, nor that it will provide specific results from use of the Site or any Content, search or link on it. The Site and its Content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. IFDA can not ensure and does not warrant that files you download from the Site will be free of viruses or contamination or destructive features. IFDA disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including also any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. IFDA will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this Site, including without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive and consequential damages.


If there is any dispute about or involving the Site, by using the Site, you agree that the laws or the District of Columbia without regard to its conflict of law provisions will govern the dispute. You agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts of the District of Columbia.


You agree to indemnify and hold IFDA, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim or demand, including reasonable attorney’s fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site, including also your use of the Site to provide a link to another Site or to upload content or other information to the Site.