Effective Date: December 1, 2023
1. How We Gather and Process Your Data
The Company’s collection of information is designed to provide you with a tailored and efficient user experience. If you choose to engage in getting free samples, sign up for notifications, or participate in other transactions through the Website, you may be required to furnish basic information such as your name, email address, mailing address, and telephone number. This information, collectively termed "Personal Account Information," is crucial for delivering the Website you request, including entering you into getting free samples.
As part of our commitment to offering a personalized experience, we may use Personal Account Information to communicate with you and send notifications about the free samples, products, the Website, newsletters, marketing, promotional materials, and other information aligned with your preferences. To manage your communication preferences, you can unsubscribe from our emails using the provided "Unsubscribe” page in the website.
In addition to Personal Account Information, we automatically record Log Data when you visit our website. This includes information such as browser type, version, language, platform type, IP address, web requests, clicks, domain names, pages visited, time spent on specific pages, and the date and time of service use. Third-party websites like Google Analytics may be employed to collect, monitor, and analyze this Log Data.
Log Data is stored through technologies like cookies, pixels, or similar mechanisms. Cookies, which are files containing a small amount of data, are sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. While you have the option to customize your browser settings to accept, reject, or notify you about cookies, it's important to note that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of certain Website features.
The Company leverages Log Data for various legitimate business purposes, including diagnosing and preventing service or technology issues, delivering customized content and promotions, generating geographical or statistical data to enhance service delivery, creating new features in the Website, monitoring service usage, confirming prior visits, and performing other essential functions associated with the the Website.
2. Disclosure of Your Information
With respect to Personal Account Information and Log Data, the Company does not typically share this information with third parties for their independent direct marketing activities. However, your information may be employed to display targeted advertisements on other web properties when you visit them. This involves providing your information to web publishers or their advertising intermediaries under service provider contracts that restrict the use and disclosure of your data.
This comprehensive disclosure ensures transparency and aligns with our commitment to safeguarding your privacy while facilitating the necessary sharing of information to maintain the functionality and security of the Website.
3. Third-Party Advertising
The Company collaborates with partners who serve advertisements on our Website. These advertisers may download cookies onto your computer or utilize other technologies like web beacons to identify your computer each time they deliver an advertisement, even when you are visiting other sites. This enables advertisers to present targeted advertisements believed to be of utmost interest to you.
It's essential to clarify that we do not have direct access to or control over the cookies placed on your computer by third-party advertisers. In specific instances, you can opt-out of receiving personalized ads from third-party advertisers and ad networks. Advertisers and ad networks adhering to the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) or the Digital Advertising Alliance’s Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising offer opt-out choices on their respective websites.
While we implement reasonable security measures, no system is perfect. The Company cannot guarantee absolute security, and users should not expect it in all circumstances.
The Company adheres to specified data collection, use, and disclosure practices. Any material changes will require your consent, providing an opt-out choice.
6. Data Accuracy, Availability, and Correction
Efforts are made to maintain accurate Personal Account Information. You can request access, verification, identification of inaccuracies, or changes to your information.
7. Other Sites
8. Changes to this Policy
9. Communication with You
For information-related events, we may contact you by email.
10. Residents of CA, VA, CT, CO, UT
If you are a resident of California, Virginia, Connecticut, Colorado, or Utah, you hold specific rights pertaining to your personal information. State law grants you the right to request information about the collection and utilization of your personal data over the past 12 months. Additionally, you have the authority to request the deletion of any personal information collected by us, with certain exceptions.
To initiate such requests, you can use the provided form, clearly indicating that you are making a State-Specific Privacy Request. It's essential to note that we are obligated to respond to two such requests per customer annually. Furthermore, you are safeguarded from discrimination for exercising your privacy rights under the law.
11. Non-US Users; Agreement to Data Transfer, Storage and Use
The operations of the Site and the Website are conducted in the United States. If you are located in a jurisdiction outside the United States, it's imperative to recognize that the information you provide will be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States. By utilizing the Website or furnishing us with any information, you expressly consent to this transfer, processing, and storage of your data in the United States.
We don't offer the Website to children under 18 and do not knowingly collect their information. If you are a parent or guardian of a child below the age of eighteen (18) and suspect that the child has disclosed personally identifiable information to us, we encourage you to get in touch with us.
Parents or guardians of children under the age of eighteen (18) have the option to review, request the deletion of, and prohibit the use of their child's personally identifiable information. In instances where we become aware that a child under the age of 18 has furnished us with personal information, we take prompt measures to eliminate that information and deactivate the child's account. Our commitment is to ensure the protection and privacy of children online.
13. Questions or Complaints