When Do We Collect Your Personal Information?
We collect personal information about you in several situations, including when you provide it to us voluntarily. For example, we collect information when you make a purchase online, contact us with questions, provide feedback regarding our products or answer questions about your product interests. You do not have to provide personal information about you, but if you decide not to do so, you may limit the features and services that you are able to access from the Site.
The personal information we may collect includes:
- contact information, such as your name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number;
- financial payment information, such as credit card, debit card, and other financial payment information;
- account registration information, such as user name, password, and profile information;
- information about your intended use of, or questions about, our products;
- birth date and demographic information;
- certain other information you may provide to us in your communications or in connection with other products or services.
How Do We Use Your Personal Information?
Once collected, we may use the personal information for the following purposes:
- Contact Us. We will use personal information about you to respond to your questions and comments when you communicate with us through the Site’s “Contact Us” links, or through other areas of our Site.
- Shopping. When you purchase products on our Site, we will use personal information about you to process your purchase, confirm your order, and deliver the items to you.
- Email Newsletters and Promotions. With your permission, we use personal information about you to send you newsletters, exclusive offers and promotions, and product news. We also may use personal information about you to administer our promotions.
- Surveys, Sweepstakes, and Message Boards. We may use personal information about you to enable you to participate in features such as surveys, polls, sweepstakes, and message boards.
- Feedback. We may use information you provide to us regarding our products and services, to provide product feedback to our customers on our Site and other material.
- Other Site Features. We may use personal information about you to perform other functions or provide new services that we describe to you at the time of collection or with your consent.
What Kind of Tracking Do We Use On Our Site?
We also collect certain information by automated means when you visit our Site, including your internet protocol (“IP”) address; information about your web browser software and version; if you arrived at the Site through a link from a third-party website, the uniform resource locater (“URL”) of the linking page; and your activity on the Site, such as which pages you choose to view, queries you make using our “search” function, and other information about your account usage.
Like many companies, we use “cookies,” “web beacons,” and similar technologies on our Site. These technologies allow us to track your use of our Site, recognize you when you return to the Site, or save your preferences. We also may include web beacons in e mail messages or newsletters to determine whether messages have been opened and to identify the IP address of the computer on which they were opened. The information we obtain in this manner helps us customize the services we offer and measure the overall effectiveness of our online content and the products and services we offer through the Site. Web beacons allow third parties to obtain information such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears, the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page containing the beacon was viewed, the type of browser used to view the page, and the information in cookies set by the third party.
You may be able to disable cookies by changing a setting in your web browser. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of our Site’s features and that your decision to decline cookies from our Site may impact your ability to use other websites as well.
We may combine information collected from tracking devices and the information we collect in our cookies (as described below) with other information we collect about you. Third parties may place anonymous cookies on the browsers of visitors to our websites and may send their own cookies to the visitor’s cookie file. Pursuant to global data regulations, Company’s employees have a right of access, modification and erasure of the personal data collected for the sole purpose of the service provision.
Sharing Site Content With A Friend
You may be able to share certain content from our Site with others by asking us to forward the content. To share information, we ask for the recipient’s and your name and email addresses. When we collect personal information in this way, we will use it to fulfil your request and for no other purpose.