Updated on April 28, 2015.
BrandShare and its affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, "BrandShare", "our", "us" or "we") respect your privacy and the relationship we have with you. The information you share with BrandShare allows us to provide the products and services you need and want while giving you the very best shopping experience.
It's our promise to customers that we respect the trust you place on us and the privacy of the information you share. Part of providing superior customer service includes making sure that we're building a relationship of trust with customers. Our way of doing that is to let you know in a clear, prominent, and easily accessible way how we collect, use, share, and above all protect your personal information.
Our Policy Outlines
How and why we collect your personal information;
How your personal information is used and protected;
When and with whom we share your personal information; and
What choices you can make about how we collect, use, and share your personal information.
Our Policy covers how and why we collect, use, protect, and share your personal information:
On our websites and mobile services where this Policy is posted.
Our Policy focuses on personal information - information that identifies you or reasonably can be linked to information that identifies you.
Our Pledge of Accountability
We require our associates, business partners, and service providers to manage your personal information properly.
What Information We Collect
We collect two types of information:
Information we receive from you; and Information we receive from others. Information we receive from you includes information you share with us, such as when you create an account on one of our websites. This also includes information you provide us through technology, such as through a cookie placed on your computer when you visit our websites. We also receive information from other sources to help us supplement our records, improve the personalization of our service to you, and detect fraud. Our goal is to limit the information we collect to the information needed to support our business.
How We Use Your Personal Information
The types of personal information BrandShare collect include: first name, last name, email address, postal address, date of birth, phone number, gender, country of residence, visitor's lifestyle/interests, product preferences, social media usernames you provided and information by which you or the device you are using to connect to the BrandShare Sites can be identified.
If you would prefer that we not collect any personal information from you, please do not provide us with any such information or opt out of providing such information where applicable.
BrandShare, or third parties on our behalf, may use the personal information that you provide for the following purposes:
If you request a product through our subsidiary sites we use your information to fulfill such a request.
We may use the information you provided us to process and respond to your questions and/or inquiries.
Site Optimization and Management:
We may use the personal information you provided us to personalize offerings for you as you visit our sites.
We may use your personal information to support our business functions such as fraud prevention, marketing and legal functions.
How We Share Your Personal Information
Your information (personal and non-personal) may be shared within the BrandShare group of companies and its affiliates. We do not disclose or sell your personal information to third parties, except to specific third parties as described below:
We may share personal information you provide in an aggregated form with third parties we have engaged for internal business and planning purposes, such as statistics or developing marketing plans.
BrandShare may disclose any information, including personal information, when necessary, in our discretion to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. We may also disclose personal information where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims, as part of the administration of our risk reduction program, or as otherwise permitted by law.
If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive marketing communications or other information that you requested BrandShare, you may opt out by sending us an email to [email protected] or write to BrandShare, Customer Service Department, 1125 Lancaster Avenue, Berwyn, PA 19312.
Personal Information Change or Deletion:
You may request to review, change, correct, or delete your personal information by sending us an email to [email protected] or write to BrandShare, Customer Service Department, 1125 Lancaster Avenue, Berwyn, PA 19312.
We recognize the importance of maintaining the security of our customers' personal information. We use reasonable security measures, including physical, administrative, and technical safeguards to protect your personal information.
Privacy of Children
Our websites and mobile services are intended for a general audience but are not directed to children 13 and under. BrandShare does not solicit or knowingly collect personal information from children aged 13 and under. If we notice a visitor under 13, their personal information will be deleted.