7SPOT Terms of Service

The Wi-fi service 7SPOT (hereafter referred to as “this Service”), available at Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd., Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd., Seven & i Food Systems Co., Ltd., Sogo & Seibu Co., Ltd., Akachan Honpo Co., Ltd., Mall & SC Development Inc., THE LOFT CO.,LTD., YorkMart.Co.,Ltd., YorkBenimaru.Co.,Ltd., and Seven & i Net Media Co., Ltd. (hereafter referred to as “Group Companies”) directly-managed or franchised stores or controlled/operated facilities, is provided under the regulations set out in this Terms of Service Agreement (hereafter referred to as the “TOS”). In order to use this Service and enjoy the members-only functions/benefits provided by our Group Companies, you must agree to the TOS.

Section 1 (Membership Qualification)
  1. Customers, who have agreed to this TOS and completed member registration (hereafter referred to as “7SPOT Member” or “7SPOT Members”) or customers, who are the members of the other services provided by their tied-up companies (hereafter referred to as " Tied-Up Service“)and completed the registration for this Service with their information registered in the Tied-Up Service (hereafter referred to as " Tied-Up Service Member or Tied-UP Service Members”; Both Members are collectively referred to as “User or Users” ), will be provided with this Service by Group Companies. The members of “Seven Net Shopping”, the web site operated by Seven & i Net Media Co., Ltd. (the Web site: hereafter referred to as “Seven Net Shopping”; the member or members: hereafter referred to as “7NS member or 7NS members) are treated as 7SPOT Member, not Tied-Up Service Member.
  2. When registering with a free e-mail address or from outside of Japan, a portion or all of the functions/benefits of this Service may be unusable.
  3. The Tied-Up Service in the following item is available.
    • Information service for smartphones provided by Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd., “MANTA”
      *There are currently no Tied-Up Services.
Section 2 (Registration Fees / Membership Fees)
Registration fees / membership fees are free for 7SPOT Members and Tied-Up Service Members to use this Service. However, in order to use this Service, the preparation of communications devices, etc., and/or provider contract fees / telephone service fees, etc., charged for Internet connections, and/or data fees incurred when accessing this Service from a mobile phone, and other such fees are the responsibility of the respective Users Moreover, when using this Service, Group Companies may apply usage fees for specific items, and these usage fees will be the responsibility of the Users of these items.
Section 3 (Contents of this Service)

The Users shall be able to use the following functions / benefits: the Tied-Up Service Members may not be able to use a part of the functions and benefits, however.

  • Receipt of benefits by e-mail issued by companies/stores in areas in which this Service is valid
  • Receipt of e-mail contents and/or the sending/receiving information from Group Companies or companies connected to this Service.
  • Usage of applications such as mini-games, stamp cards, stamp rallies, etc.
  • Participation in / answering of surveys
  • Entry into various campaigns
  • Use of the Internet connection provided by communications service companies linked with Group Companies (this Internet connection service is provided by NTT Broadband Platform Inc. Therefore, usage of this feature requires agreement to the Terms of Service set by NTT Broadband Platform, Inc).
Section 4 (Purpose of Use and Handling of User’s History, Position, and User-Specific Information)
  1. Group Companies shall obtain personal information such as User’s usage time, page browsing history, environment (including the setting information), IP address, Device Identification information such as MAC address, and information-providing device of the store providing this Service, the position information of the User’s smart device when Users use this service.
  2. Group Companies shall use the User’s history information and User-specific information mainly for the following purposes.
    • In order to survey the number of the Users.
    • In order to provide the Users with the information relative to their position
    • In order to analyze and extract information to improve the quality of this Service or the Tied-Up Service or come up with a new service.
    • In order to check the usage situation of the Users to cope with the inquiry from them.
  3. Group companies may provide the operation companies of the Tied-Up Services with the information such as User’s history, position and User-specific information obtained when the Users use the contents provided in corporation with the companies within the above purpose.
Section 5 (Purpose of Use and Handling of Personal Information)
  1. Group Companies shall use the personal information registered by 7SPOT Members or registered personal information in this Service provided by Tied-Up Service Members for the purposes listed below only.
    • In order to provide this Service
    • In order to request cooperation in surveys for the purpose of improving the quality of goods and services offered by Group Companies or for matters related to doing so
    • In order to deliver notification e-mails relating to Group Companies’ products and services
    • In order to handle matters relating to the selection of prizewinners and the likes, of monitor campaigns, etc., to provide products and rewards, and for event planning and/or management
    • In order to deliver e-mail responses to inquiries
    • In order to be used as statistical data for marketing, product development, etc.
    • In order to get in contact with a User for any reason
    • In order to customize pages for individual customers, to omit the need to input data and the likes for entry forms and applications, to improve this Service, or for Users’ convenience

    For further information regarding Group Companies’ privacy policies, please refer to the applicable banner.

  2. By agreeing to this TOS, users agree to cooperate in the collection, management and usage of registered personal information in accordance with the aforementioned purposes of use.
  3. By agreeing to this TOS, users agree to the provision of necessary personal information to Internet connection function provider of this Service, NTT Broadband Platform, Inc.
Section 6 (Member Information Input)
  1. 7SPOT Members, upon agreement of this TOS, must input member information in the member registration form. Moreover, member information input in the member registration form or later changed must be truthful and accurate, as well as the most up-to-date information.
  2. Upon agreement to this TOS, 7NS Members of “Seven Net Shopping” will provide and register to this Service their registered member information (Gender, Year of Birth, E-mail Address) of the Seven Net Shopping to be regarded as a 7SOPT Member when logging into this Service with their Seven Net Shopping user ID and password.
  3. In order to become a Tied-Up Service Member, upon agreement to this TOS, the member information (Gender, Year of Birth, E-mail Address) registered in the Tied-Up Service is provided and registered to this Service when logging into this Service using the user ID and password of the Tied-Up Service.
Section 7 (Changes in Member Information)
  1. In the event of a change in any information registered by 7SPOT Members, 7SPOT Members must reflect this change on their member information in a manner regulated by Group Companies as soon as possible. Furthermore, 7NS Members, who are also a 7SPOT member, registered in the method mentioned in the Section 2, change information as a 7SPOT Member by changing the information in the Seven Net Shopping.
  2. In the event of a change in any information registered by the Tied-Up Service Members, the Tied-Up Service Members change their member information for their Tied-Up Service and log-in this Service by their ID and password of the Tied-Up Service to change their information as a Tied-Up Service Member in this Service.
  3. When the Users fail to make appropriate changes to registered information, Group Companies are not in any way responsible for losses or damages incurred by not being able to use the service and the like.
Section 8 (Withdrawal of Membership)
  1. In the event that a User chooses to withdraw membership from this Service, the User must follow the procedures set by Group Companies in order to complete the withdrawal of membership.
  2. In the event that membership is withdrawn, all Services will be disabled, and all rights relating to being the User will be lost. Furthermore, Group Companies will no longer be obliged to preserve information relating to the Users who have withdrawn membership.
  3. In the event that a 7NS Member withdraws membership from Seven Net Shopping, or in the event that status as a 7NS Member is lost, it will be looked upon as a withdrawal of membership from this Service, and this Service will be disabled, and all rights as a 7SPOT Member will be lost.
  4. In the event that a Tied-Up User withdraws membership from Tied-Up Service, or in the event that status as a Tied-Up User is lost, it will be looked upon as a withdrawal of membership from this Service, and this Service will be disabled, and all rights as the User will be lost.
Section 9 (E-mail Address / Password Management)
Keeping and managing the e-mail address and password input at the time of member registration (including the ones the Tied-Up Service Member provides and registers) is the sole responsibility of the User. Group Companies are in no way responsible for losses and damages relating to leakage and/or usage by a third party of the e-mail address and/or password. Furthermore, rights of the Users cannot be transferred, used, or sold/rented to third parties.
Section 10 (Website Login)
Because this Service utilizes cookies for logging in to this Service and session management after logging in, the Users must enable cookies in their browser settings when using this Service.
Section 11 (Copyrights, etc.)
  1. Intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyrights, patent rights, utility model rights, design rights, trademark rights, and know-how; applied hereafter) relating to information about or displayed upon this Service belong to Group Companies or the third parties of each right approved by the Group Companies. The rights shall not be approved or transferred to the Users without being explicitly regulated.
  2. The intellectual property rights relating to information, such as comments, posted on/through this Service belong to the respective User who posted the information. However, Group Companies and/or third parties designated by Group Companies will be allowed to use information, such as comments, posted by Users with no limit and free of charge. Furthermore, Users shall not attempt to exercise or assert any individual copyrights or any other rights upon Group Companies and/or third parties designated by Group Companies.
Section 12 (Prohibited Matters)

When using this Service, The Users must refrain from the following conduct:

  • Acts including the duplication, republication, and/or redistribution of anything such as images, data, or information used by this Service, regardless of whether such contents were free or provided at a fee, unless explicit approval in writing has been obtained in advance from Group Companies. However, this does not apply to the images, data, information, etc. provided by this Service with the goal of information diffusion.
  • Acts infringing upon copyrights, patent rights, utility model rights, design rights, trademark rights, and know-how of Group Companies or third parties
  • Acts that may cause discomfort for other Users
  • Acts that damage the credibility or defame others as well as acts that infringe upon the privacy rights, likeness rights, or any other rights of others.
  • Acts that involve the improper acquisition of benefits and the likes
  • Acts that disrupt or impede the provision of this Service or the usage of this Service by other Users
  • Acts that violate the law or the policy of the law
  • Any other acts deemed inappropriate by Group Companies
Section 13 (Exemption Clause)
  1. Group Companies do not guarantee or insure that there will be no defects such as trouble, errors, and/or malfunction in this Service or that this Service will function without interruption. Furthermore, Group Companies do not guarantee or insure anything in relation to the flexibility of specified goals or the infringement of intellectual property rights and/or any other rights. Group Companies are not obliged to fix or correct any malfunctions that may occur in this Service.
  2. Group Companies are not in any way responsible for losses relating to the User’s usage or inability to use this Service, even in the event of service trouble, etc.
  3. Group Companies are not in any way responsible for losses/trouble experienced by the User, regardless of the cause, in the likes of the cases listed below (including but not limited to the loss and/or damage of the Users’ information).
    • In the event that this Service cannot be used as a result of the Users’ usage environments
    • In the event that Group Companies alter or suspend this Service
    • In the event of issues relating to the User’s terminal, OS, browser, other applicable software, or other applicable auxiliaries, as well as in the event of the loss or damage of member data
    • In the event that acts that violate the law or the policy of the law or result in the defamation, degradation, privacy infringement, intimidation, slander or anything of this nature, take place among Users and/or a User and a third party when using this Service
  4. The accuracy, completeness, concurrence, and/or quality of information and the likes published on this Service by Group Companies, regardless of expression or implication, is not guaranteed. Furthermore, Group Companies are not responsible in any way for loss or trouble relating to the change or update of information displayed on this Service.
  5. If any information such as a comment posted by a User is found to be in violation of any one of the regulations set out in this TOS, Group Companies may partially or fully delete, correct or edit the concerned information; furthermore, in accordance with the guidelines set out in Section 14, Number 2, Group Companies may suspend this Service, and Group Companies are not in any way responsible for losses resulting from the above. Furthermore, Group Companies are not obliged to take actions including the deletion of information posted by the Users including comments that are in violation of the TOS.
  6. Group Companies cannot answer any questions relating to the technical specifications of this Service.
Section 14 (Suspension of this Service)
  1. In the event that Group Companies see it as necessary, Group Companies may suspend or cease all or part of the functions of this Service without any notification. Moreover, Group Companies are not responsible in any way for any losses that Users could experience relating to such a suspension or cancellation of services.
  2. In the event that a User is in violation of even one of the clauses in this TOS, Group Companies may dissolve this TOS agreement, cancel the violator’s membership, and suspend this Service without any notification to the violating User.
Section 15 (Modification of the TOS)
  1. The contents of this TOS may be changed when deemed necessary by Group Companies without the prior or later consent of the User( includes the person whom it intends to become the User) and/or without any advance notice. If the User uses this Service after the said change is made, it will be looked upon as an agreement to the said change.
  2. In the event that this TOS is modified, members will be notified or an official announcement will be made through a publication on one or more of the Group Companies’ home page(s) or in any other way deemed appropriate by our Group Companies.
Section 16 (Compensation for Loss/Damages)
Any loss or damages suffered by Group Companies resulting from the User’s violation of this TOS will be the responsibility of the said violating User.
Section 17 (Observation of the Law)
The Users must, in addition to this TOS, obey any and all applicable laws, government ordinances, ministerial ordinances, by laws, mandates, orders, etc.
Section 18 (Applicable Laws and Court Jurisdiction)
This TOS is only subject to Japanese law. Furthermore, in the case that disputes between Group Companies and the Users relating to this TOS or this Service arise, they shall be subject to the primary exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court.

This TOS is valid beginning on September 26, 2011 (9/26/2011).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on February 29, 2012 (2/29/2012).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on September 12, 2013 (9/12/2013).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on March 1, 2014 (3/1/2014).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on April 24, 2014 (4/24/2014).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on November 17, 2014 (11/17/2014).
The revised version of this TOS is valid beginning on November 25, 2014 (11/25/2014).

Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd.
Ito-Yokado Co., Ltd.
Seven & i Food Systems Co., Ltd.
Sogo & Seibu Co., Ltd.
Akachan Honpo Co., Ltd.
Mall & SC Development Inc.
THE LOFT CO.,LTD.
YorkMart.Co.,Ltd.
YorkBenimaru.Co.,Ltd.
Seven & i Net Media Co., Ltd.