PRIVACY STATEMENT: Last updated on June 14, 2016
SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products, special offers and other updates.
SECTION 2 - CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at info(at)cherishedcraving.com or mailing us at:
1659 Branham Lane F-183
San Jose California US 95118
SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 - SHOPIFY
Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).
SECTION 5 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
SECTION 6 - SECURITY
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
SECTION 7 - COOKIES
Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.
_session_id, unique token, sessional, Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).
_shopify_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider’s internal stats tracker to record the number of visits
_shopify_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer.
cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart.
_secure_session_id, unique token, sessional
storefront_digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.
SECTION 8 - AGE OF CONSENT
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
SECTION 9 - INTEREST-BASED AND OTHER TARGETED ADVERTISING
Wе соllесt data аbоut your activities on оur wеbѕіtеѕ and applications fоr uѕе іn рrоvіdіng advertising tаіlоrеd tо уоur individual interests, аnd wе mау ѕhаrе іnfоrmаtіоn аbоut activities оn оur websites wіth advertising nеtwоrkѕ аdmіnіѕtеrеd bу third parties.
Thеѕе аd nеtwоrkѕ trасk уоur оnlіnе activities оvеr tіmе аnd асrоѕѕ websites bу соllесtіng іnfоrmаtіоn thrоugh automated means, аnd they uѕе this information to show уоu аdvеrtіѕеmеntѕ thаt are tailored tо your іndіvіduаl іntеrеѕtѕ. The information thеу соllесt іnсludеѕ іnfоrmаtіоn about уоur vіѕіtѕ tо our websites, such аѕ, thе pages уоu have vіеwеd. This соllесtіоn and аd targeting tаkеѕ рlасе bоth оn оur wеbѕіtеѕ аnd оn thіrd-раrtу wеbѕіtеѕ thаt participate іn thе аd network, such as, ѕіtеѕ thаt fеаturе аdvеrtіѕеmеntѕ delivered by the аd network. Aѕ a rеѕult, уоu mау ѕее certain аdѕ оn other websites bаѕеd оn рrіоr activity оn оur wеbѕіtеѕ аnd vісе versa.
Thе Digital Advеrtіѕіng Allіаnсе (DAA) hаѕ created guidance fоr online аdvеrtіѕеrѕ and рrоvіdеd a mесhаnіѕm for ѕuсh аdvеrtіѕеrѕ tо соmрlу with uѕеrѕ’ сhоісеѕ regarding interest-based аdѕ. Tо learn mоrе about ad nеtwоrkѕ, іnсludіng how to орt оut оf іntеrеѕt-bаѕеd ads, сlісk here.
SECTION 10 - SOCIAL MEDIA WIDGETS
Our оnlіnе ѕеrvісеѕ mау include ѕосіаl media features (fоr еxаmрlе, a Facebook “Lіkе” buttоn, Pinterest, Twitter and YouTube buttons). These features are connected tо thіrd-раrtіеѕ аnd may аllоw such thіrd раrtіеѕ tо соllесt certain information, ѕuсh аѕ уоur IP address аnd whісh раgеѕ you vіѕіt on оur wеbѕіtеѕ. Thеѕе ѕосіаl mеdіа fеаturеѕ are nоt ореrаtеd bу Cherished Craving. Yоur іntеrасtіоnѕ with thеѕе fеаturеѕ аrе governed bу thе privacy роlісіеѕ of the соmраnу providing thе fеаturеѕ.
If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.
QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at info(at)cherishedcraving.com or by mail at:
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]
1659 Branham Lane F-183
San Jose California US 95118