What information do we collect?
We collect information
from you when you register on the site, place an order, enter a contest or
sweepstakes, respond to a survey or communication such as e-mail, or
participate in another site feature.
When ordering or
registering, we may ask you for your name, e-mail address, mailing address,
phone number, credit card information or other information. You may, however,
visit our site anonymously.
Like many websites, we
use "cookies" to enhance your experience and gather information about
visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the "Do we use
'cookies'?" section below for information about cookies and how we use
How do we use your information?
We may use the
information we collect from you when you register, purchase products, enter a
contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the
website, or use certain other site features 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
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, we may send you
periodic e-mails. If you would no longer like to receive promotional e-mail
from us, please refer to the "How can you opt-out, remove or modify
information you have provided to us?" section below. If you have not
opted-in to receive e-mail newsletters, you will not receive these e-mails.
Visitors who register or participate in other site features such as marketing
programs and 'members-only' content will be given a choice whether they would
like to be on our e-mail list and receive e-mail communications from us.
How do we protect visitor information?
We implement 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 sensitive/credit information you supply
is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into
our databases to be only accessed as stated above.
Do we use "cookies"?
Yes. Cookies are small
files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard
drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or
service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember
process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us
understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which
us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we
can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
We may contract with
third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site
visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information
collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.
You can choose to have
your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to
turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Netscape Navigator
or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at
your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you
turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your site
experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting customer
Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?
How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?
To modify 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.
Third party links
In an attempt to
provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site.
These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore
have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these
linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and
welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link
does not work).
Online Policy Only
This online privacy
policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to
information collected offline.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and
establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the
use of our website.