Information We Collect and Why
We collect and store the information you voluntarily submit, such as your name and email, when you subscribe to a newsletter or submit a contact form.
Automatically collected information/Log files:
We may automatically collect certain information about you and the device you use to access the website. For example, we may log your IP address, operating system type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the date and time you visited the website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the website, such as the links you click on.
Orders from our store:
How We Use Your Information
- To operate and maintain the website.
- To send you promotional information like newsletters. Each email promotion will provide you with information on how to opt out of future mailings.
- To send you administrative communications like confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies or security alerts.
- To respond to your comments or inquiries.
- To provide you with user support.
- To track and measure advertising campaigns sending users to the website.
- To protect, investigate and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.
Third Party Use of Your Information
Except if required by law or as detailed below, we will not sell, distribute, share, or reveal your information with anyone unless you expressly give us permission to do so.
Embedded content from other websites:
Some material on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
This website includes external links to provide additional services and/or content to this website (such as Amazon, Facebook, Instagram, etc.).
Google Analytics/Social Media:
These types of services track website usage and provide information such as referring websites and user actions on the website. For example, Google Analytics may capture your IP address but not your personally identifiable information.
Mail Service Providers:
These types of services are used to deliver email updates and newsletters. They store your name and email address in order to deliver these communications to you.
Sale of Business:
We may disclose and transfer your information to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business.
We may use anonymous data, which does not identify you on your own or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties or service providers for marketing, advertising our other uses. For example, this type of data might be collected from cookies.
Affiliate Program Participation:
We may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
You may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels which will be embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user.
Rights Related to Your Personal Information
You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be removed from our mailing list.
You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to email@example.com.
You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to amend or update your personal information.
You may request that we erase or forget your personal data by submitting a request to email@example.com.
How long we store your personal information will depend on the purpose that we originally collected it, but we will only retain it as long as it is necessary for our legitimate business interests or to comply with legal requirements.
Sensitive Personal Information
We do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian believes that we have obtained personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 18, please contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
If You Are In the European Union
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that it is corrected, updated, or deleted. You additionally have the right to receive a copy of the personal information we have about you. If you would like to exercise these rights, please contact us at email@example.com.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we are processing your personal information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the website), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests, such as direct marketing, to prevent fraud, and to conduct analytics on the website. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe including to Canada and the United States. We rely on model contractual clauses and/or the Privacy Shield certification for such transfers.
If you believe your rights under the GDPR have been violated, you may file a complaint with the supervisory authority of your country of residence. For contact information for your supervisory authority, available at: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/article-29/structure/data-protection-authorities/index_en.htm.
UPDATED JUNE 2020