INFORMATION THIS SITE COLLECTS FROM USERS
The HandmadeTeapots Store uses services to collect information regarding Users’ activities and operations that interact with HandmadeTeapots.com. Such information might include IP address, Session ID, browser type, mobile or desktop ID, referrer, phone numbers, emails, addresses, names, order details, payment method, feedback, or answers provided by the User to any interactive content unit made available with the website. Such information may qualify as Personal Information in some Users’ jurisdictions. However, we do not use such data to identify individuals directly or associate it with individuals.
We may collect Personal Data when you interact with HandmadeTeapots Store, such as when you:
- Purchase, return the merchandise to our store;
- Consent to receive our promotional email;
- Visit our site;
- Participate in our contests or promotions;
- Consent to the collection and processing of your location data;
- Contact our Customer Service.
HOW THIS SITE STORES USER INFORMATION
- tHE HandmadeTeapots Store follows applicable laws and generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to HandmadeTeapots Store by implementing adequate technical and organizational protection measures, both during transmission and once this store receives it.
- These measures will be continuously adjusted and updated following current industry standards. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure.
- Therefore, while HandmadeTeapots Store strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect Personal Information, The HandmadeTeapots Store cannot guarantee its absolute security.
- The HandmadeTeapots Store uses Personal Information to the extent necessary for internal purposes – for example, in connection with offering the Services, to provide Users with advertising that The HandmadeTeapots Store reasonably believes may be useful or interesting to the User. Additionally, by analyzing all information, HandmadeTeapots Store receives, including all information concerning Users and their interaction with the website HandmadeTeapots.com,
- The HandmadeTeapots Store may irreversibly compile aggregated statistical information. Statistical Information helps understand trends and customer needs so that new products and services can be considered. So existing products and services can be improved and tailored to customer desires. Statistical Information is anonymous and does not, in and of itself, identify any specific end-user or customer of HandmadeTeapots Store.
- The HandmadeTeapots Store may share such Statistical Information with its partners or any third party, without restriction, on commercial terms that HandmadeTeapots Store can determine at its sole discretion.
- If the User does not wish their Personal Information to be collected, processed, or shared for the above purposes, he may opt-out from this use with effect for the future.
- For opting out, the End User can do so by sending an email to info@HandmadeTeapots.com (we encourage you to reach out via email, which is checked more often).
- A cookie is a small piece of text sent to the User’s browser and stored on his computer or mobile device.
- All cookies used by HandmadeTeapots Store are persistent cookies, i.e., they will be stored on the User’s device after the browser session has expired.
- Any cookie will be deleted within one month after it has been placed unless configured otherwise.
- Most Web browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but the User can change this setting, so his browser either refuses all cookies or informs him when a cookie is being sent. Also, the User is free to delete any existing cookies at any time with future effect.
- Some features of HandmadeTeapots Store’s Services may not function properly when cookies are disabled or removed.
COOKIES PLACED ON USERS’ COMPUTERS
- Cookies placed on a User’s computer will transmit the User’s Personal Information as specified above to HandmadeTeapots Store for specified purposes.
- You can ask to have your Personal Information removed from our mailing list and stop receiving future communication from us by following the unsubscribe link located at the bottom of each communication or by emailing us info@HandmadeTeapots.com.
- You will also be allowed to unsubscribe from commercial messages in any such email or other messages we send.
- Please, note that we reserve the right to send you service-related communications. These communications include service announcements and administrative messages relating to your account or your transactions using the Services without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them unless you cancel your account.
- User may at any time request information from The HandmadeTeapots Store regarding his Personal Information stored at HandmadeTeapots Store, its origin, recipients or categories of recipients the data has been transferred to, and the purpose of storage.
- Upon written request by User HandmadeTeapots Store will make all commercially reasonable efforts to delete any information provided to it, unless required otherwise to execute an agreement with a Customer further or required by applicable laws. HandmadeTeapots Store cannot restore information that it has deleted.
- For executing any of these rights User may contact The HandmadeTeapots Store by sending an email to info@HandmadeTeapots.com, and we do encourage you to reach out via email, which is checked more often.
- If required under applicable law, we will provide you with written notice of our changes.
- We will not make changes that have a retroactive material effect unless we are legally required to do so.
- Your continued use of the Services constitutes your acceptance of the amended policy.
- This revised policy supersedes all previous versions, notices, or statements of or about our policy.