If you have any questions about our privacy statement or our use of your information, you can e-mail us.
Information About You. We collect several types of information on our Site. The information we collect depends on what services you use on our site. We collect "Personal Information", which generally speaking is information that can be used to identify you individually,such as your name and address. We also collect "Non-personal Information",which is information about you that does not itself identify you individually.We also collect "Aggregate Information", which is information about use of our site, such as pages visited on our site. The following is a more detailed explanation of these types of information as well as when and how we collect and use it.
Personal and Non-Personal Information. When you make purchases from our Site, we may collect purchasing information such as product orders,shipping address(es), and credit card information.
Customer Service Correspondence. We may collect information that identifies you personally when you submit comments, questions or suggestions to us.
Resumes. If you are interested in applying for a job with Salty's,we may collect your resume. Resumes you submit for job applications will not be used for marketing purposes.
Use of Your Personal and Non-Personal Information. Except as disclosed in this statement, we do not sell or disclose information that identifies our guests personally or makes it possible for other parties to contact them directly. We may use Personal Information we collect in the following circumstances:
Internal Analysis and Promotions. We may use information about you for our own internal statistical, design, operational purposes such as to estimate our audience size; measure aggregate traffic patterns; and understand demographic, customer interest, purchasing and other trends among our guests and customers. We may also use your Personal Information for the marketing and/or promotion of our products or services.
Transaction Processing. We may use your Personal Information to create a convenient and easy-to-use shopping process. Also we may share transactional information with entities as is necessary to process credit card payments or other purchasing or delivery systems.
Legal Requirement. We may disclose personal information:
- (a) to conform with the law, respond to claims or comply with legal process served on Salty's or Happy Guests International (e.g., a lawful subpoena, warrant or court order);
- (b) to enforce or apply our policies or agreements (including to initiate,render, bill, and collect for amounts owed to us);
- (c) to protect and defend our or our user's rights or property, our website, our employees, guests or the public, including fraudulent,abusive, or unlawful use of, our website; or
- (d) if we reasonably believe that an emergency involving immediate danger of death or serious physical injury to any person requires disclosureof communications or justifies disclosure of records without delay.
Aggregate Information. We collect Aggregate Information about you and your use of our website whenever you visit us online. For instance,we may collect various forms of "click stream" information such as entry and exit points for our site (i.e., referring URLs or domains), site traffic statistics, page views, impressions, and operating system and browser type. In addition, when users request pages on our site, our servers automatically log their IP addresses. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web.
This Aggregate Information generally will not personally identify you or be correlated to you individually for external purposes. We may collect,compile, store, publish, promote, report, sell, or otherwise disclose or use any and all Aggregate Information, provided that, such information does not personally identify you. When we share such information with other companies, it is not traceable to any particular user, and will not be used to contact you. If we do correlate any Aggregate Information to you, such information will be treated like any other Personal Information under this statement.
Cookies. We may make use of "cookies" on our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on a user's computer by a Web server based on the permissions set in a user's browser software. A cookie itself is not designed or intended to read any information from a user's computer (other than the contents of the cookie); rather, it is an identifier used by the Web site that originally placed it on your hard drive. The actual contents of the cookie information can be retrieved by the same server to identify the computer and subsequently to customize, monitor,or regulate the use of a site based on information stored on the host server. Therefore, cookies only identify the user's computer to the Web site which may correlate other information, including personally identifying information, with the cookie.
Children. Our site is a general audience site that is not designed nor intended to collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. To respect the privacy of children and to comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, children under the age of 13 should not provide any Personal Information on this Site. We ask that parents supervise their children while online.
Security. We use commercially reasonable efforts to store and maintain Personal Information to protect it from loss, misuse, alternation or destruction by any unauthorized party:
We encrypt order information, including credit card numbers, using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to ensure that our customers'information is safe as it is sent over the Internet to our server. Gift Ordering Pages are secured with Authorize.net, Equifax Secure Global eBusiness/GeoTrust and Verisign / CyberCash.
Thank you for visiting saltys.com. We look forward to serving you.
January 1, 2016