WHAT TYPES OF INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AT THIS SITE?
There are two types of information we can learn about you as you browse and use this Site. They are:
- Internet-related information, which consists of generic statistical and demographic information that we gather passively from visitors to the Site.
- Personal information that you provide to us when registering, ordering online, entering a promotion or making contact with us.
Internet-Related Information Gathered Passively
We collect Internet-related Information from visitors to our Site, including the referring URL, your IP address, which browser you used to come to the Site, the country, state, or province you are located in, the pages of our Site that you viewed during your visit and any search terms entered on our Site. In addition, for mobile users, we gather information on your mobile device and operating system. We also track users’ traffic patterns throughout their online sessions, including which pages or specific URLs you view while using the Site. We gather this information for the purposes of system administration, such as to diagnose problems with our servers and software, to gather broad demographic information, to monitor the level of activity on our Site and to administer our Site. We may share aggregated statistics about pages viewed on our Site, demographic information and sales and other shopping information with third parties such as our web design vendor to enrich your visitor experience.
Actively Collected Personal Information You Provide
Users who register for mailing lists on our Site will receive the option to receive newsletters, promotions and other special benefits. Registered users will receive additional announcements from us about products, services, special deals and a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users, we present the option to not receive these types of communications. If you do provide information about yourself by registering for a mailing list, ordering a product, filling out a survey, entering a promotion (including contests, sweepstakes, offers and rebates) or otherwise voluntarily telling us about yourself or your activities, we will collect and use that Personal Information to respond to your request and for other business purposes, including identifying consumer preferences and improving our products and services and the content of this Site. We may also contact you by email, regular mail, fax, text message or telephone from time to time with information about our new products and services, special offers, upcoming events and changes to this Site. If you do not wish to be contacted by all or any of these methods, you may let us know by sending an email message to us at email@example.com or by clicking on the opt-out link on our email messages. Please be sure to give us your exact name, address and your detailed request so we can respond appropriately.
HOW DO WE COLLECT THIS INFORMATION?
Internet Log Files
VK and our third-party web analytics vendor may maintain log files which contain IP addresses. An IP address is a numeric address that may be assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider. In general, we use log files to monitor traffic on our Site and to troubleshoot technical problems.
Analytic Metrics Tools
VK uses third-party proprietary analytics metrics technologies such as Google Analytics to collect nonpersonal information when you use our online products and services on your personal computer or mobile device. These tools and technologies use server log files, Cookies and other tracking technologies to collect and analyze broad demographic information about the visitors to our Site.
HOW CAN YOUR INFORMATION BE USED?
If you provide us with your consent, we may share your Personal Information with our affiliates and business partners with whom we have joint marketing arrangements. If you do not want us to share your Personal Information with our marketing affiliates and business partners, then please let us know by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We employ other companies to perform certain functions on our behalf, such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages and services related to the design, maintenance, analysis and improvement of this Site and our database and related systems. These companies have access to your information. Regardless of whether you have provided us with consent, we will share your information with those companies that perform certain functions on our behalf under contract to us, and as may be necessary to comply with applicable laws, police investigations or in legal proceedings where disclosure of such information is relevant and permitted by law. VK will also assign, sell, license or otherwise transfer to a third party your name, address, e-mail address, member name and any other Personal Information in connection with an assignment, sale, joint venture or other transfer or disposition of a portion or all of the VK service or the assets, business or stock of VK.
WHERE DO WE STORE AND HOW DO WE SECURE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Your information will be transferred to VK, located in South Carolina, U.S.A, which location may be outside of your own country, and by providing us with your information, you are consenting to such transfer. Although we will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of any Personal Information collected, we will not be liable for disclosure of Personal Information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties.
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CHILDREN’S PRIVACY PROTECTION
This Site does not target children or provide products or services for use by children. We do not knowingly collect information from persons under the legal drinking age. If you are not of legal drinking age, you may not use this Site.
What To Do If You Have Questions Or Concerns About Your Information, Or If You Need To Contact Us?