Terms of use

Access to and use of Connected Thinking is provided by RS Components Limited (“we/us”) on the terms set out below. By accessing and using Connected Thinking you agree to be bound by these terms of use. These terms and our Privacy Policy are subject to change from time to time without notice so should be checked regularly. Continued use of this website will be deemed acceptance of the updated or amended terms.
Information About Us
We are RS Components Limited, a company registered in England and Wales under company number 1002091 and with our registered office at Birchington Road, Corby, Northants, NN17 9RS. Our VAT number is 243164091. We are a limited company. We are part of an international Group of companies owned by RS Group plc, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange (the “Group”).  More information on the Group can be found here: https://www.rsgroup.com/.  Other companies in the Group may operate their own local websites, which will be governed by separate terms.
Changes to Our Site
We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
Accessing Our Site
Our site is made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason any of our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
No Reliance on Information
All information and materials contained on the website have been prepared solely for the purpose of providing general information. All such information and materials published on the website are provided in good faith as a convenience to you and may be used for information purposes only and at all times in accordance with these Terms of use.  It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our sites.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our sites, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our sites is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
Use of Connected Thinking
Any personal information will be collected in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You agree to use Connected Thinking only for lawful purposes, for your own personal or internal business use. You agree not to use Connected Thinking in any way which infringes the rights of, restricts or inhibits anyone else’s use and enjoyment of Connected Thinking.
All Connected Thinking content is the intellectual property of RS Components Limited. All RS Components trade marks, design rights, patents, and other intellectual property rights on this website are vested in RS Components Limited or its licensors. All copyright notices in the original materials must be retained. We are not responsible for any file downloads.
This website may not be modified, disassembled, decompiled or reverse engineered in any way. No part of Connected Thinking may be reproduced or stored in any other website without our permission.
RS Components Limited shall not be liable for damages, losses (whether direct, indirect or consequential), expenses, liabilities, loss of profits or costs resulting from the reliance upon the information given by its employees, agents or subcontractors in relation to, contained in or available through, its website.
RS Components Limited does not endorse or approve the content of any Third Party Site, nor will RS Components Limited have any liability in connection with any of them (including, but not limited to, liability arising out of any allegation that the content of any Third Party Site infringes any law or the rights of any person or is obscene, defamatory or scandalous).
RS Components Limited does not warrant that materials and information available on this website (and/ or linked to this website) will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website or its server are free of viruses or bugs and other items of a destructive nature. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy particular requirements for the accuracy and security of the data input and output.
The failure or delay of RS Components Limited to exercise or enforce any right in these terms does not waive its right to enforce that right. These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.
RS Group plc 
RS Group plc is the publicly quoted parent company which owns RS. For full details of the RS Group of companies, please click on the link. When we refer to "we" "our" or "us" we mean RS Group plc and each of its group companies.