SECTION 1 - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
When you visit our online store or browse our products online, we automatically receive and collect your computer’s Internet protocol (IP) address - this allows us to learn a bit about your browser, location, and your computer/device’s operating system. When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.
Any information we collect may also be used for:
- Internal record keeping
- To improve our products and services
- To customize the website according to your interests.
- We may provide your information to our third party partners for marketing or promotional purposes.
- We will never sell or rent your information.
SECTION 2 - CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to sign up for an e-mail list, complete a transaction, contact us with a question/comment, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, you imply that you consent to our collecting that information and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your express consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
As mentioned above, when you provide information to us, you are implying that you consent to our collection of that information, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime – just contact us at customerservice@
In addition, you can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given above to:
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information to our third party partners for marketing or promotional purposes; if we are required by law to do so; or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 - THIRD-PARTY SERVICES
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in Mexico and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.
SECTION 5 - SECURITY
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
We have implemented what we judge to be reasonable and appropriate technical, administrative and physical security measures to protect against unlawful access to or use of the personal information in our possession. However, no physical or electronic security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our servers or databases, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet.
SECTION 6 - COOKIES
We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to input a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
SECTION 7 - AGE OF CONSENT
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
This website is not intended for use by individuals under 13 years of age. If you are under the age of 13, please get your parent or guardian's permission to visit this site. We will not knowingly collect personal information from any individual outside of this intended audience.
SECTION 8 – NOTICE TO EUROPEAN UNION USERS
Gourmia operations are located primarily in the United States. If you provide information to us, the information will be transferred out of the European Union (EU) to the United States. By providing personal information to us, you are consenting to its storage and use as described herein.
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