Last updated: October 17, 2017
What Personal Information we Collect and How we Collect it.
In general, we collect information about you when you access or use or Services for the purpose of providing the Services, identifying and communicating with you regarding the Services, responding to your requests/inquiries, and improving our Services.
1. Information you Voluntarily Provide.
While using our Services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you, which may include, but is not limited to, your email address, name, phone number, mailing address, and other information (“Personally Information“). We only collect the Personally Information you knowingly and voluntarily provide when you use the Services.
For example, we collect the Personal Information you provide when you contact us with questions or sign up for one of our promotions or newsletters. If you contact us or respond to messages and communications that we send you, we may keep a record of that correspondence. Additionally, we may collect Personal Information that you choose to make publically available on or through third party sites or which we obtain from third party social networks or platforms, where you have chosen to allow such interaction. You may also provide us with Personal Information about others, for example, when you refer friends about our Services, in which case we may contact them at the phone number or email address provided, inviting the friend to use or access our Services. Sugar Foods Corp. stores this information for the purpose of sending emails and tracking the success of our referral program. Individuals who receive these messages can contact us at the information below to unsubscribe or to request that we remove this information from our database.
We will not collect any Personally Information through our Website or Services unless you have provided it voluntarily. The amount of Personal Information you are required to supply will normally be limited to only that which is necessary to provide and improve our Services to you. The decision to provide us with information is optional; however, if you elect not to provide certain information, you may not be able to access certain content or features available through the Services. If you do not want your Personal Information collected, please do not submit it.
2. Information Sent to us Automatically by your Web Browser
We may also collect information that your browser sends to us automatically whenever you visit our Services (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, the type and version of your browser, the type and version of your operating system, the time and date of your visit, the pages of our Services that you visit and the other statistics such as the time you spent on the pages you visited on our Services.
We may also collect information via cookies, as explained below.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service’s functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.
Generally, we do not link the information provided by your browser to your Personal Information. Please check your browser if you want to learn what information your browser sends or how to change your settings.
How we Use your Information
In general, we collect your Information for the purpose of providing and administering our Services, identifying and communicating with you regarding the Services, responding to your requests or inquiries, and improving our Services.
We may use your Personal Information and other information we collect through the Services in the following ways:
- To provide you with the services you have requested;
- we (or a third party on our behalf in connection with our Services) may use that information to contact you. For example, we may contact you in response to an inquiry, to send you updates, or in regards to other Services.
- We may also send you records regarding our relationship and transactions or notifications of activity through different channels, such as email, mail or phone/
- we may provide other third parties with aggregate – but not individual – information about visitors to or users of our sites;
- To improve your experience when you use our Services;
- To verify your identity, deter and prevent fraud, and enforce the legal terms that govern your use of the Services; and
- We may store and process that information to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services;
- Research, survey and engage with you (e.g. by sending you communications for these purposes, including via email or phone)
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot the Services.
As detailed above, we may use your Personal Information to contact you regarding our Services, or with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interests to you. If you no longer wish to receive communications from us regarding the Services, you may opt out by contacting us at the information provided below.
How we Share your Information
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Services, to provide the Services on our behalf, to perform Service-related services and/or to assist us in analyzing how our Services is used. We may share Personal Information collected through the Services with these third-party vendors who act for or on our behalf. For example, we use third-party vendors to conduct surveys and to help us with our promotional efforts. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze Log Data, as further described above, in order to increase our Service’s functionality. These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use your information for any other purpose. In addition
How we Protect your Personal Information
Personal data that is collected from you will be retained or destroyed as necessary to provide our Services according to company requirements and/or local laws. We maintain reasonable administrative, physical and technological measures to protect the confidentiality and security of Personal Information you submit on or through this Site. Unfortunately, no website, server or database is completely secure and we cannot guarantee that your Personal Information will not be disclosed, misused or lost by accident or by the unauthorized acts of others.
Third Party Websites
Our Services may contain links to or may be made available or accessed in connection with third party websites, services, products or content (“Third Party Websites”) that are not owned or controlled by Sugar Foods Corp. Sugar Foods Corp. has no control over and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any Third Party Websites. Sugar Foods Corp. does not endorse such Third Party Websites, and in no event shall Sugar Foods Corp. be responsible or liable for any such Third Party Websites.
WE STRONGLY ADVISE YOU TO READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND PRIVACY POLICIES OF ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITES OR SERVICES THAT YOU VISIT.
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Do Not Track Disclosure
Sugar Foods Corp. does not track its customers over time and across third party websites to provide targeted advertising and therefore does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals. However, some third party sites do keep track of your browsing activities when they serve you content, which enables them to tailor what they present to you. If you are visiting such sites, most web browsers allow you to set the DNT signal on your browser so that third parties (particularly advertisers) know you do not want to be tracked. For example, if you are using Safari you can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
Only persons age 18 or older have permission to access our Service. Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”). We do not knowingly collect Personally Information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you learn that your Children have provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from children under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.