Your privacy is important to Alma Headwear Inc. and its corporate affiliates (collectively "Adore Alma"). This Policy explains how Adore Alma collects, uses, discloses, and retains your information, including the use of personal information in connection with interest-based advertising.
"Personal information" means information about an identifiable individual that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your mailing address, telephone number, or e-mail address.
How Adore Alma Collects Your Personal Information
You may be asked to voluntarily provide your personal information to Adore Alma anytime you are in contact with Adore Alma, including when you purchase products or services from Adore Alma through retail stores or websites. In those circumstances, you can choose not to provide certain requested personal information, but then you may not be able to purchase products or services or access or use certain features of Adore Alma's websites.
For example, when you purchase products or services from Adore Alma (including at an Adore Alma retail store, or through an Adore Alma website), when you create or manage an account with Adore Alma (including a user account for an Adore Alma website), when you send us an e-mail when you register or subscribe for Adore Alma's newsletters or promotions, or participate in Adore Alma's promotions, sweepstakes, contests, or surveys, and when you contact Adore Alma Concierge, Adore Alma (or its service provider) may collect a variety of your personal information, including your name, date of birth, credit card and payment information, mailing and shipping addresses, e-mail address, phone numbers, and any other personal information you voluntarily provide. In addition, Adore Alma may retain your purchase history from both retail stores and Adore Alma's websites.
You might also provide Adore Alma with the personal information (such as name, e-mail, mailing, and shipping address) of other persons, such as family or friends for whom you purchase products or services (including gift cards) or to whom you ship purchases, or friends that you register for a refer-a-friend promotion or similar services, or friends that you share a product or article with from Adore Alma's websites. Please ensure that you have the consent of other persons before you provide their personal information to Adore Alma.
How Adore Alma Uses Your Personal Information
Adore Alma uses your personal information for various purposes in connection with our relationship with you for the provision of our products and services, including: (a) to contact and correspond with you regarding your transactions and your use of Adore Alma's products and services and to provide you with Adore Alma Concierge services, (b) to provide you with information regarding Adore Alma's announcements, promotions, upcoming events, new products, special features, and store openings; (c) to facilitate transactions and process orders and payments for products and services purchased by you (including to remind you of un-purchased items left in your online shopping cart, to contact you regarding billing and payment discrepancies, and to validate receipts); (d) to process and respond to your specific suggestions, comments, inquiries and requests, and to otherwise administer Adore Alma's relationship with you; (e) to personalize and improve your shopping experience; (f) to administer and facilitate your participation in sweepstakes, contests, and promotions; (g) to create and manage your account; and (h) to develop, deliver, and improve Adore Alma's products, services and advertising.
Adore Alma may also develop a confidential profile for you, which will be used to provide services to you and facilitate your transactions with Adore Alma and your use of Adore Alma's websites and services.
Adore Alma may combine your personal information collected through various sources, including information collected at Adore Alma's retail stores and through Adore Alma's websites, and information obtained from other sources.
Adore Alma also creates and collects "non-personal information" - information that is not associated with or linked to your personal information, including personal information that has been aggregated or otherwise anonymized so that it no longer relates to an identifiable individual.
Adore Alma may use, disclose, transfer and retain non-personal information for any purpose and in any manner whatsoever.
Cookies and Other Technologies
Adore Alma's websites, online services, e-mail messages, and advertisements may use "cookies" and other similar technologies, such as web beacons, pixel or gif tags, and action tags. Those technologies collect information that assists Adore Alma to improve products and services, advertising, customer communications and the shopping experience.
Information provided by cookies may be collected and processed by Adore Alma or by its third-party service providers, including Google and Facebook.
Do Not Track
Adore Alma does not respond to do not track signals.
Third-Party Analytics and Ad Serving Services on Adore Alma’s Websites.
Adore Alma's websites may make use of Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Adore Alma and third party vendors, including Google, may use first-party cookies (such as Google Analytics cookies) and third party cookies to collect information, including but not limited to, geographic, demographic, and interest reporting information, to recognize and understand user preferences, make improvements to Adore Alma’s websites and services, choose content to display to you, and for other business purposes.
You may opt-out of tracking and prevent your data from being collected and used by Google Analytics by visiting https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Interest-Based Advertising on Third Party Websites and Online Services
You may opt-out of receiving interest-based advertisements on a website, social media site or other online service by using their advertising preferences settings. If you do so, you may still see Adore Alma’s ads on the site but the ads will not be based tracking technologies.
Information about online interest-based advertising and how you can opt-out of receiving those ads are available here: youradchoices.ca/choices, aboutads.info/choices and www.networkadvertising.org. Information about ads on Facebook is available here: www.facebook.com/help/516147308587266/?helpref=hc_fnav.
Social Networking and Similar Situations
Disclosure of Personal Information
Suppliers and Service Providers
For example, Adore Alma engages service providers to help operate Adore Alma's websites, advertising, and e-mail services and to analyze information collected through the websites, advertising, and e-mail (including through cookies and other similar technologies).
For example, Adore Alma may disclose information to law enforcement authorities or other businesses and organizations in connection with the detection, prevention and prosecution of activities that Adore Alma reasonably believes to be unlawful or fraudulent (including activities at Adore Alma's retail stores or websites), and the disclosed information may include personal information of the individuals suspected of involvement in unlawful or fraudulent activities.
Retention, Location, and Protection of Personal Information
Adore Alma employs reasonable safeguards - including administrative, technical and physical measures - appropriate to the sensitivity of the personal information in its possession or under its control in order to protect that information from unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, disposal, or similar risks. While Adore Alma uses reasonable efforts to protect your information, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, and therefore, Adore Alma cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal information.
You can help Adore Alma maintain the accuracy and completeness of your information (including your Adore Alma website account information) by notifying Adore Alma of any changes to your personal information. You may update your Adore Alma website account information through Adore Alma's websites.
You may request access to your personal information and information about Adore Alma's collection, use, disclosure, and retention of that information by sending your request to Adore Alma's Chief Privacy Officer at one of the addresses noted below. Subject to applicable exceptions and limitations prescribed by law, you will be given reasonable access to your personal information, and will be entitled to challenge the accuracy and completeness of the information and to have it amended as appropriate.
Business Contact Information
Personal Information of Children
Adore Alma does not knowingly collect personal information from children who are under 13 years of age. Please immediately contact Adore Alma's Chief Privacy Officer at one of the addresses noted below if you believe that Adore Alma has unintentionally collected personal information from a child under 13 years of age. If Adore Alma learns that it has inadvertently collected the personal information of a child under 13 years of age, Adore Alma will use reasonable efforts to delete that information from its systems (except to the extent that retention of the personal information is required or permitted by applicable law).
Adore Alma may use and disclose your personal information to administer and process your application for employment with Adore Alma and related matters.
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Unsubscribing to Newsletters and Messages
Notices to You
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