Privacy Statement for California Residents
Categories of Personal Information Collected
In the course of operating the Site, WhiskeyD.com collects certain categories of personal information, which may include:
- Identifiers such as name, email address, postal address, and phone number.
- Payment and financial information, including credit card details.
- Internet and electronic network activity information, such as browsing history and interaction with our website.
- Commercial information, such as purchase history and preferences.
- Geolocation data, if you choose to provide it.
- Other information that identifies or can be reasonably linked to an individual.
Purposes of Personal Information Collection
We collect and use personal information for, amongst other things, the following purposes:
- Processing and fulfilling orders placed on our website.
- Communicating with customers, including order updates and customer support.
- Personalizing and improving our website, products, and services.
- Analyzing customer preferences, trends, and interactions to enhance the customer experience.
- Complying with legal obligations and protecting against fraudulent or illegal activities.
- Sending promotional offers and marketing communications, with consent where required.
Disclosure of Personal Information
We may disclose personal information to the following categories of third parties for business purposes:
- Service providers and vendors who assist us in operating our website and fulfilling orders.
- Payment processors and shipping carriers to process transactions and deliver products.
- Marketing partners and advertising networks for promotional purposes, with consent where required.
- Legal authorities or law enforcement agencies when required by applicable law or in response to a valid request.
Your Rights and Choices
As resident of California, has certain rights regarding your personal information under the CCPA. These rights include:
- The right to know the categories of personal information we collect and the purposes for which it is used.
- The right to access and request deletion of your personal information.
- The right to opt-out of the sale of your personal information, if applicable.
- The right to non-discrimination in terms of services or pricing if you exercise your privacy rights.
Whiskeyd.com adheres to these rights and standards for residents of other States.
To exercise your rights or make inquiries about your personal information, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
Updates to this Statement
We may update this Statement from time to time to reflect changes in our privacy practices or legal requirements. We encourage you to review this Statement periodically to stay informed about how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.
PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and cookies installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products you view, referring websites or search terms, and how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as "Device Information."
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- "Cookies" are data files placed on your device that include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- "Log files" track actions occurring on the Site and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- "Web beacons," "tags," and "pixels" are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as "Order Information."
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use the Order Information we collect to fulfill orders placed through the Site (including processing payments, arranging shipping, and providing invoices and order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
- Communicate with you
- Screen orders for potential risk or fraud
- Provide you with information or advertising related to our products or services, based on your preferences
We use the Device Information we collect to screen for potential risk and fraud (particularly your IP address) and to improve and optimize our Site.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use it as described above. For example, we use Shopify to power our online store, and you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy. We also use Google Analytics to understand how our customers use the Site, and you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Furthermore, we may share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, respond to a subpoena or lawful request for information, or protect our rights.
We may use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications that we believe may interest you. For more information on how targeted advertising works, visit the Network Advertising Initiative's educational page:
You can opt-out of targeted advertising by:
- FACEBOOK- https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
- GOOGLE- https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
- BING- https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads
You can also opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance's opt-out portal: https://optout.aboutads.info/
DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not change our data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access, correct, or delete the personal information we hold about you. If you wish to exercise this right, please contact us using the information below. Additionally, please note that we process your information to fulfill any contracts we have with you or for our legitimate business interests.
When you place an order through the Site, we retain your Order Information unless you ask us to delete it.
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 21.
If you have any questions about our privacy practices, complaints, or would like to make a complaint, please contact us through our contact page.