Information We Collect and How We Collect It
We require you to provide us with certain information about yourself when you register with this Site and when you request products and services. We also collect information from you when you participate in contests and surveys, when you respond to requests for feedback and when you submit postings to public areas of this Site, such as moderated discussions and bulletin boards. The information we collect may include information from which you may be personally identified ("Personally Identifiable Information"), such as name, postal address, telephone number, fax number and e-mail address, and also may include certain business information, such as employer name, occupation, job function, job title and buying information (e.g., preferences or history). We also will collect credit card and related information when you request a product or service. However, we do not maintain credit card information about you. This Site only collects Personally Identifiable Information with your knowledge.
Automatic Data Collection
When you visit this Site, we may collect the IP address of your computer. We also automatically record other information that identifies your computer to this Site and tracks your behavior on the Site. For example, we may record how many times you visit this Site and your navigation within the Site. We do not collect Personally Identifiable Information in this manner; however, if you provide us with Personally Identifiable Information, we may associate that information with the information that is collected automatically. Methods used to collect this information may include 'cookies'. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a server and stored on your computer's hard drive. This enables our systems to recognize your browser and provide certain features. Most browsers allow Users to block the receipt of cookies, but doing so may compromise your ability to use certain features of this Site. To find out more information please consult the Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers and how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.
How We Use Your Information
Newsletters and Offers
We may use the information you provide us to send you e-mail, fax and other communications on behalf of CIL. These communications may include e-mail newsletters that are relevant to this Site, as well as offers for other CIL services. All of these communications will include instructions explaining how you can request that we not send you ("opt out" of) future communications of the same type.
Our Disclosure of Your Information
We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include: fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing customer lists, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
We also may disclose your information to third parties that wish to market products or services that may be of interest to you. We will require these parties to keep any Personally Identifiable Information provided by us confidential and use it only to market and provide their products or services or with your approval. When you register with and provide information to this Site, you will be given an opportunity to opt out of our disclosing your Personally Identifiable Information as described in this paragraph.
The only other times we may disclose your Personally Identifiable Information collected on this Site are as follows: In the event of an asset sale, merger, consolidation, restructuring, reorganization, liquidation or other similar transaction involving CIL or this Site, we may transfer some or all User information, including Personally Identifiable Information, to the successor company. We will disclose your Personally Identifiable Information when we believe such disclosure is required by law or for the protection of persons or property. We may disclose your Personally Identifiable Information with your consent, as well as when disclosure is necessary to accomplish the purpose for which you provide it.
We use reasonable security safeguards to protect Personally Identifiable Information we collect on this Site from unauthorized access, use, modification or disclosure. We secure these transmissions by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. However, due to the design of the Internet and other factors outside of our control, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and our servers will be free from unauthorized access by third parties.
We do not store ANY credit card information. Once an order has been authorized ALL credit card information is removed from the transaction. When you reorder from us we will ask for that information again.
Right to Access and Change Information
You may view and update information that you previously submitted to this Site by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
CIL is not responsible for any misuse of the ordering system by you, your employees, associates, acquaintances, or companions. Security of your credit card number and credentials are your responsibility. Credit card orders received by us are considered authentic and are shipped promptly by our automated system.