‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy
law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other
information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name,
email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other details to help
you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you place an order or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up
for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use
certain other site features in the following ways:
• To quickly process your transactions.
How do we protect your information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to
make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a
limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to
keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is
encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or
accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our
Do we use ‘cookies’?
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard
drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s
systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance,
used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which
aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences
and tools in the future.
• Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
• Keep track of advertisements.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can
choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little
different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, it won’t affect the user’s experience .
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our
website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore
have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless,
we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They
are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on
the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and
We have implemented the following:
• Remarketing with Google AdSense
• Google Display Network Impression Reporting
• Demographics and Interests Reporting
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google
Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party
identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad
service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page.
Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by
using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to
company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting
Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy
policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or
companies with whom it is being shared. – See more at: http://consumercal.org/california-online-
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
on the first significant page after entering our website.
Can change your personal information:
• By emailing us
• By calling us
• By logging in to your account
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do
Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It’s also important to note that we allow third-party behavioral tracking.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years
old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal
Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule,
which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s
privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States
and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data
protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and
how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive
action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email
• Within 7 business days
We will notify you via phone call
• Within 7 business days
We will notify the users via in-site notification
• Within 7 business days
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right
to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to
the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data
users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate
and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements
for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to
them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
• Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
• Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original
transaction has occurred.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
• Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us
• Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email.
and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
PO Box 388
6781 Fourth Line Rd.
North Gower, Ontario K0A 2T0
Last Edited on 2018-05-15