INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND STORE ONLINE
We collect and store information that you enter into this Site or that you provide to our Customer Service Department. For example, when you open an account or place an order, we collect and store some or all of the following information that you provide: name, address, delivery address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number and expiration date etc. This information is used to provide the products and services that you have ordered or requested, to process and ship orders, to send order and shipping confirmations and to provide customer service. This information also may be used to contact you about sales, special offers and new site features.
We collect and store certain other information automatically whenever you interact with this Site. For example, we collect your IP address, browser information and reference site domain name every time you visit this Site. We also collect information regarding customer traffic patterns and site usage. This information is used to analyze and improve this Site and to provide our customers with a fulfilling shopping experience.
Also, like many Web sites, we use “cookies”, which are files stored on your computer’s hard drive by your browser. Cookies help us to identify account holders and to optimize their shopping experience. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but allow you to disable them. We recommend that you leave cookies “turned on” so that we can offer you a better shopping experience on this Site.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use personal information collected on the Site for the following purposes:
1.for the specific purpose for which it was volunteered (for example, to purchase a product, process a return or provide you with a gift reminder);
2.to improve the content, appearance and utility of the Site;
3.to understand your needs and preferences;
4.to develop, market, sell or provide products and services;
5.to conduct surveys, research and evaluations;
6.to manage and develop our business and operations, administer accounts, and collect and process payments;
7.to detect and protect A Lovely Gift and other third parties against negligence, fraud, theft and other illegal activities; and
8.as permitted by, and to comply with, any legal or regulatory requirements, process or provisions
We also may collect and store information about you that we receive from other sources, to enable us to update and correct the information contained in our database and to provide product recommendations and special offers that we think will interest you.
HOW WE MAY SHARE INFORMATION
We engage third parties to perform services in connection with the operation of our business. Examples of these services include payment processing and authorization, fraud protection and credit risk reduction, product customization, order fulfillment and shipping, marketing and promotional material distribution, Web site evaluation, data analysis and, where applicable, data cleansing. We provide personal information to these third parties, but we authorize them to use this information only in connection with the services they perform.
We must always reserve the right to disclose information about you as required by law, in response to legal process including law enforcement requests, and where needed to protect the safety, property, or legal rights of users of the Site, or of A Lovely Gift or its affiliates or third parties.
We may share non-personal information with our marketing partners, advertisers and others from time to time. Examples of such non-personal information include the number of users who visited this Site during a specific time period or purchased a specific product through this Site. This information generally is shared in an aggregated form.
MANAGING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You can access, correct and update certain personal information that you have provided to us by clicking on “Account Detail” within this Site. You may also request that A Lovely Gift correct any such personal information about you, remove such information from its marketing databases, or dispose of any or all personal information about you. To make any request described above, please send an email to us through our Contact Page.
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CONTESTS AND SWEEPSTAKES
When we run a contest or sweepstakes relating to this Site, it will be accompanied by a set of rules. The rules for each contest/sweepstakes will specify how the information gathered from you for entry will be used and disclosed.