We use third parties to operate the Site, collect information, conduct marketing and research, and perform other services for us. We refer to those third parties collectively in this Agreement as our "Providers." Where we discuss our collection and use of information, we may use our Providers to collect and/or use the information on our behalf.
Collection of Personal Information.
We only collect personal information from you when you provide it to us. For example, subject to our compliance with applicable laws, regulations and rules, we collect personal information from you: (1) when you sign up to receive our emails; (2) when you participate in the Site's interactive features, including those that invite you to submit an idea to us; (3) when you participate in a promotion, sweepstakes or contest; (4) when you participate in a survey, chat room, message board, blog or other forum; (5) when you make a purchase; (6) when you initiate a price hold; or (7) when you contact us for any reason (collectively, "Disclosure Activity"). The information we collect may include your name, email address, mailing address, telephone number, payment information (such as credit card number), purchase information, as well as the contents of your communications with us. We may combine the information we collect from you with information we receive from you offline, as well as with information we receive about you from other sources, such as address update services. We will not sell the personal information we have collected from and about you. If you use any of the Site's tell-a-friend features, we ask for your friend's email address. We use this information only to send the communication you requested and to monitor the effectiveness of our tell-a-friend features. We may also use web beacons on the Site and in our emails. Web beacons are tiny graphic images that are used to collect information about your Site visit, such as the pages you view and the features you use, as well as information about whether you open and/or act upon one of our emails. Web beacons help us analyze our Site visitors' behavior and measure the effectiveness of the Site and our email campaigns.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
We use the information we collect from and about you for the following purposes: (1) to respond to your requests; (2) to provide you with targeted offers and advertising; (3) to contact you with information and promotional materials and offers; (4) to contact you when necessary; (5) to review Site usage and operations; (6) to evaluate, develop, implement and review business strategies and opportunities; (7) to address problems with the Site, our business or our products and services; (8) to protect the security or integrity of the Site and our business; and (9) as otherwise described in the User Communications section of the Site's User Agreement.
Third Parties' Products, Services and Websites.
Sharing Information with Strategic Partners and Affiliated Parties.
We may evaluate and/or enter into strategic business, marketing and web development alliances and during the evaluation process or alliance relationship a third party (including Providers) may be given access to the information we have collected from and about you. They may use your information to send you marketing communications and for other purposes.
Do We Disclose Information to Outside Parties (not already discussed above)?
We may also disclose information collected from and about you as follows: (1) to our Providers, including payment processors, if the disclosure will enable them to perform a business, professional or technical support function for us; (2) as necessary, if we believe that there has been a violation of the Site's User Agreement or of our rights or the rights of any third party; (3) to respond to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law, or otherwise as required by law; (4) if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of STEDCAL EXPORTS or any of our affiliates, service providers, customers or others; (5) to evaluate, develop, implement and review business strategies and opportunities.
Are Information Transmissions Secured?
We use encryption technology on our join, login, and account management pages.
How Do We Protect Your Information?
Our corporate values, ethical standards, policies and practices are committed to the protection of customer information. Accordingly, we have taken certain physical, electronic, contractual and managerial steps to safeguard the personal information we collect from site visitors.
How Can You Access, Update or Correct Your Information and Preferences?
To update or correct your personal information, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also update your contact information or marketing preferences by visiting My Account on the Site.
Your California Privacy Rights.
If you are a California resident, once a year, you may request certain information about our disclosure, during the preceding calendar year, of personal information to third parties for those parties' own direct marketing purposes. Please send your request to:
We do not direct the Site to, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under the age of thirteen.
Contact Us. If you have any questions about this Agreement, please click "Contact Us" on the Site, or contact us via email@example.com or regular mail at: