We respect the privacy of our customers and visitors to our websites. This policy describes the current information gathering, sharing and privacy practices for all of our website.
Collection of Personal Information
We may ask for personal information when you place an order, register or create an account, enter a contest, request a service, complete a survey, subscribe to a newsletter, or engage in some other activity on our Websites. In connection with these activities, we may ask you for contact information such as your name, telephone number, email address, credit card or other information that identifies you individually or allows us to contact you directly. You may, however, visit our Websites anonymously.
We also collect information about gift recipients so that we can fulfill the gift purchase. The information we collect about gift recipients is not used for marketing purposes.
Like many websites, we use "cookies" to enhance your experience and gather information about visitors and visits to our Websites. Please refer to the "Use of Cookie and Clear gif Technology" section below for information about cookies and how we use them.
When you visit one of our Websites, we collect standard information about your hardware and software such as your IP addresses, browser type, operating system, pages visited on our Websites, referring and exit pages, and the dates and times of the visits. This site visitation data is used to administer the Websites and provide general statistics regarding the use of the Websites. Site visitation data is never linked to your personal information, and we do not use it to identify you individually without your permission.
Use of Personal Information
We will keep any and all information collected from you on the Websites strictly confidential and we will not sell, rent, trade, or otherwise share your personally identifiable information with third parties for their promotional use without your permission, except as described below. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:
•To personalize your site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
•To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
•To quickly process your transactions.
•To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
•If you have opted-in to receive our e-mail newsletter, to send you periodic e-mails.
•If you do not opt-out of communications from the Websites, to send you marketing notices including promotions of our products and services. You can opt-out of communications from any of the Websites at any time (see "Control of Personal Information" below).
We may disclose your personal information when we reasonably believe that it is required by law or a legal process, and to protect and defend our rights and interests and the rights and interests of our affiliates, suppliers, or users. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that in good faith we believe to be unlawful. We may release certain personal information when we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to enforce or apply these terms and conditions or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others and ourselves.
In the event we go through a business transition, such as a merger, an acquisition by another company, or a sale of all or a portion of our assets, users' personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred. Notifications of such a transition will be made using the mechanisms described in the "Changes to this Statement" section below.
Control of Personal Information
To change or update your personal information or your e-mail subscriptions, please let us know by modifying your preferences in the "My Account" section. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.
To delete all of your online account information from our database, sign into the "My Account" section of our site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.
Security of the Information We Collect
We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information, and we use a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. All credit or other sensitive information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed as stated above.