1.Our Privacy Guarantee
Your personal information that is entered on our Web site is confidential and will not be accessed by or shared with anyone outside our company without your approval.
2.The Use of Gathered Information
Information gathered on the site is used solely for fulfilling your order, catalog request or e-mail newsletter request, and for tailoring the site to your needs. We do not rent, sell or exchange information about its customers. Access to information about our customers is restricted to our family of businesses, including all businesses that accept our payment vehicles. Third parties that need access to our customer information in order to provide operational or other support services to us must agree to safeguard customer information in strict compliance with our policy. We gather only the customer information that is needed to administer its business, provide superior service and communicate offers on merchandise and services that we believe will be of interest to its customers. We limit access to customer information to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions. We educate its employees about our policies and practices in regard to safeguarding customer information; preventing its unauthorized access, use or disclosure; and, ensuring its proper handling.
Our world wide web sites collect personally-identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, or email address) from web site visitors only when visitors voluntarily provide such information to us. Our web site visitors who do not want their personally-identifiable information collected online are asked not to submit such information to us. Our web site visitors are informed that when they provide us with personally-identifiable information online, that information is kept within our businesses. Visitors are further informed that, unless specifically stated otherwise, the personally-identifiable information may be stored and used by us to better understand its customers' needs, to improve our products and services, and to contact customers regarding offers that may be of interest to them.
Remind us of who you are and to access your account information (stored on our computers) in order to deliver to you a better and more personalized service. This cookie is set when you register or "Sign In" and is modified when you "Sign Out" of our services.
Estimate our audience size. Each browser accessing our site is given a unique cookie which is then used to determine the extent of repeat usage, usage by a registered user versus by an unregistered user, and to help target advertisements based on user interests and behavior.
Assist merchants in our site to track visits to and business at their stores, and to process the items in your shopping basket. This information collected by cookies is sometimes called "clickstream" or "click trail" and may also describe which pages you have seen in each merchant's store.
Measure certain traffic patterns, which areas of our network of web sites you have visited, and your visiting patterns in the aggregate. We use this research to understand how our users' habits are similar or different from one another so that we can make each new experience on ours a better one. We may use this information to better personalize the content, banners, and promotions that you and other users will see on our sites.