We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site, especially when conducting business.
This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to those users of the Site (“Visitors”) who visit without transacting business and Visitors who register to transact business on the Site and make use of the various services offered by HBC (collectively, “Services”).
“Personal Information” refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information.
Personally Identifiable Information
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Customers, such as: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses, the nature and size of the business, and the nature and size of the advertising inventory that a Customer intends to purchase or sell.
How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to develop and update our website, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling requests on the website. We may email Visitors information about research and selling opportunities or information related to the functioning of our Site. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
Operational Service Providers
In order to fulfill our products and services, we may use shipping agents‚ product fulfillment services‚ marketing service providers , payment processors, email and web analytics, and companies that help us improve our website, retail, catalog or other service offerings. With any of these providers, we require them to secure your information from unauthorized access, and prohibit these services from using the information for their own independent marketing purpose.
Personally Identifiable Information about our Customers may be shared with third-parties which we work with , including the demographics of our customers. We also offer the opportunity to “opt out” of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services as credit, insurance, and escrow services may collect this information from our Customers. We do not have control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them from our Customers . Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the information provided to them.
How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by holistic-brands is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of holistic-brands except for use as indicated above.
We send out periodical newsletters by email to these customers who have signed up for on our website. Within each email commercial email, we include an unsubscribe link which you can follow to opt-out from receiving our newsletter and emails.
Are Cookies Used on the Site?
How does Holistic Brands use login information?
Holistic-brands.com uses our visitor’s login information such as but not limited to ISPs, IP addresses, and browser types, to analyze sales and movement trends, to properly administer our Site, to analyze and track a user’s movement and use, and to gather a broad understanding of demographic information.
What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on the Site?
EMstore.com has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships and other affiliations with a number of vendors.
Such vendors may have access to certain Personally Identifiable Information on a need to know basis for evaluating Authorized Customers for service eligibility.
Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to comply with law. We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable Information when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our Visitors and Authorized Customers.
Personally Information Security
The security of personal information of our customers is very important to us. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers, is protected by encryption protocols or fire walls, in place to protect information sent over the Internet. However, we can not guarantee the security of our website or service providers. We do take reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, but databases and electronic communications can be intercepted and can be subject to errors, tampering and break-ins and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we we will not be liable to visitors to our website for any such occurrences.
Children Under the Age of 13
Holistic Brands products are not intended for use by children under thirteen and our website should not be used by children under the age of thirteen. We ask that visitors to our website who are under the age of thirteen do not submit any personal information tour our website. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of thirteen, and consequently we do not knowingly distribute such information to third parties.
Our online store may contain links to other web sites and when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. It is advised that you read the privacy statements of these linked sites.