The Security Of Your Personal Information
What Personal Information We Collect
As set forth in more detail below, we collect personal information that you provide when using the
Company Store web site ("Site"). This information includes your first and last name, email address and a
password when you create your Company Store account. You can browse this Site without creating an
account, but you will need to create an account when you purchase something and in order to take
advantage of certain features, such as "Save for Later," "Address Book" and the other provided services.
We may ask you to confirm your personal information when you contact our Customer Service department.
This will allow us to protect your confidentiality by verifying your identity.
We do not intentionally collect personal information about children under the age of 13. If you are under
the age of 18 but at least 13 years of age, you may use this Site only under the supervision of a parent or
legal guardian who agrees to be bound by the Terms of Service. Children under the age of 13 may not use
this Site and parents or legal guardians may not agree to the Terms of Service on their behalf. If you do not
agree to (or cannot comply with) any of the Terms of Service, do not use this Site.
When you make a purchase from the Company Store, we collect your name and payment method
information, such as credit card information. We collect this information in order to bill you for your
purchase. We also collect information that allows us to ship your order. This includes the name, address,
and phone number of the intended recipient(s).
When you create an account at the Company Store, you can choose to save your billing information in
"Your Account.” You can also save one or more shipping addresses in your Company Store Address
Book. You may change or delete this saved information anytime. Simply go to Your Account. Log in
with your email address and password, then click "Credit Card Information", "Address Book" or "Change
Name, Email & Password" and edit or delete whatever personal information you wish.
Cookies and Other Computer Information
When you visit the Site, you will be assigned a permanent "cookie" (a small text file) to be stored on your
computer's hard drive. The purpose of the cookie is to identify you when you visit this Site so we can
enhance and customize your online shopping experience.
You can choose to browse the Site without cookies, but without these identifier files you will not be able to
complete a purchase or take advantage of certain features of this Site. These features include storing your
shopping cart for later use and, in the future, providing a more personalized shopping experience. Each
browser is different, so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie
We also collect certain technical information from your computer each time you request a page during a
visit to the Site. This information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your computer's
operating system, browser type and the address of a referring web site, if any. We collect this information
to enhance the quality of your experience during your visit to this Site and will not sell or rent this
information to any third parties.
We also contract with third parties to provide us with data collection and reporting services regarding our
customers' activities on this Site and to track and measure performance of our marketing efforts. These
activity on this Site. None of your personally identifiable information (such as your name, address, email
address, credit card number, etc.) will be received by or shared with these third parties.
We will use your email address to respond to your questions, suggestions, and/or requests for assistance in
using this Site.
Other Times We May Collect Personal Information
From time to time, we may conduct surveys and contests via this Site, email, or other media. If you choose
to participate, we may request your name, email address, mailing address and other personal information.
We will never sell or rent such information to any third parties.
How We Use Your Personal Information
Information we collect on this Site may be used to enhance your shopping experience in the following
- Deliver merchandise and services that you purchase online
- Register you as a member of the Company Store
- Prevent fraud and bill you for your purchases
- Confirm your orders
- Respond to your customer-service inquiries or requests
- Communicate great values and featured items to you
- Find and stock the products you want
- Customize your shopping experience
When and With Whom We Share Your Personal Information
We never sell or rent your personal information to any third parties under any circumstances. We will
share personal customer information only with our agents, representatives, service providers, and
contractors for limited purposes, including fulfilling customer orders; offering certain products and services
in connection with this Site; communicating to customers; providing customer service; enhancing and
improving customers' shopping experience; enabling access to our partners' web sites; providing a
personalized shopping experience; preventing fraud; and completing payment method processing.
Aside from the purposes described above, we will never share your personal information with any other
third parties unless we have your express permission or under special circumstances, such as when we
believe in good faith that the disclosure is required to prevent harm or injury (such as product recalls, fraud,
claims or other liability) or to comply with valid legal processes (subpoenas, warrants) or as required by
law. We may share aggregated demographic and statistical information with our partners. This is not
linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.
How You Can Control the Use of Your Personal Information
You can modify or delete your personal information anytime. Simply go to Your Account. Log in with
your email address and password, then click "Credit Card Information", "Checking Account Information",
"Address Book" or "Change Name, Email & Password" and edit or delete whatever information you wish.
Do not share your Company Store password with anyone. Other than on this Site, we will never ask you
for your password.
How We Protect the Security of Your Personal Information
The security of your personal information is very important to us. In our efforts to protect your online
transactions, we use a technology called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). If your browser is capable of SSL
(and most are), your personal information will be automatically encrypted, or encoded, before it is sent over
Our Company Store web site provider has also obtained a digital certificate from Verisign, Inc., a leading
provider of Internet trust services. When you enter a secure portion of this Site (which is any page
containing any of your personal information), an image of a closed lock or a solid key should appear in the
bottom bar of your browser window. If you click on this image, a small popup window displaying sitePage
security information will appear. This certificate guarantees that your personal information is being
transmitted in secure (encrypted) form.
Ultimately, your personal information is protected by the password you created when you created an
account on this Site (or another password you chose after changing a previous password). Please keep this
password confidential. No Customer Service Associate or any other representative will ever ask you for
your password. The confidentiality of your password is yours to protect. You may change it anytime by
going to Your Account. Log in with your email address and password, then click "Change Name, Email &
Password" and enter a new password.
How You Can Decide What Marketing Communications You Receive From Us
We may from time to time send you email messages or other forms of marketing communications
describing new items, featured merchandise, and great values. You can choose to stop receiving any
marketing emails from us at any time. Simply go to Your Account, sign in, click "Email Preferences" and
remove the check in the box next to the online email newsletter(s) you would no longer like to receive.
Please allow up to 10 days for us to process your request. If you would prefer to stop receiving other forms
of marketing communications from us, please follow the directions on the marketing materials from us or
contact our Customer Service department.
The only email messages you will receive from us when you elect not to receive marketing emails will be
to confirm any purchases you make on our Site, let you know your order has been shipped, respond to your
Customer Service inquiries and to answer any other questions you may have about our Site. In addition,
we may also need to send operational emails to inform you of any changes to our Site that might affect
your personal information, or to announce product recalls. Finally, you will receive service and reminder
emails if you register to use certain Company Store services or if you elect to participate in our Market
More About Your Privacy
We realize that making purchases at the Company Store, or any other web site, requires trust on your part.
We value your trust very highly, and pledge to you, our customer, that we will work to protect the security
and privacy of any personal information you provide to us and that your personal information will only be
used as set forth in this Policy. This includes your name, address, phone number, email address, and credit
card or checking account information, in addition to any other personal information that can be linked to
We believe that you have a right to know, before shopping here or at any other time, exactly what
information we might collect from you, why we collect it, and how we use it.
We do not and will not sell or rent your personal information to anyone. You have the right to control your
personal information as you see fit.
If you have an account with us and you want to change, modify, or delete any of your personal information,
you can do so anytime by going to Your Account. Log in with your email address and password, then click
"Credit Card Information", "Checking Account Information" "Address Book" or "Change Name, Email &
Password" and edit or delete whatever personal information you wish.
conducted and personal information collected on this Site. Other web sites may have their own policies
regarding privacy and security.
We will obtain your consent before allowing the download of any software from this Site, and we will not
automatically download any software to your computer system. Once you consent to the initial download
of any software, you may receive automatic updates or patches pertaining to such software. You
understand and agree that any material, including but not limited to downloaded software, required or
automated updates, modifications, reinstallations, or software otherwise obtained through the use of this
Site is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to your
computer system or loss of data that may result from any such material.