How We Collect and Use Information
Who are we?
We are Quirky Napkins and Gifts – https://quirkynapkinsandgifts.com
We collect the following types of information about you:
Information you provide us directly:
We ask for certain information such as your name, address, and e-mail address when you purchase from Quirky napkins and Gifts or if you correspond with us regarding an order and if you subscribe for the newsletter.. We may also retain any messages you send and collect information you provide in “Tell us what you thought”. We use this information to improve our service and products. We keep this information purely for reference and we will not share your information with third parties. Our website is encrypted and secure.
Information we may receive from third parties:
We may receive information about you from third parties. For example, if you access our websites or Service through a third-party connection or log-in, for example, through Facebook Connect, by “following,” “liking,” adding or using Facebook to link to the website, that third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to Quirky Napkins and Gifts. This information could include, but is not limited to, the user ID associated with your account (for example, your Facebook UID), an access token necessary to access that service, any information that you have permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you have made public in connection with that service. If you allow us access to your friends list, your friends’ user IDs, and your connection to those friends, may be used and stored to make your experience more social, and to allow you to invite your friends to use our Service as well as provide you with updates if and when your friends subscribe to Quirky Napkins and Gifts.. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to us. You may also unlink your third party account from the Service by adjusting your settings on the third party service.
We may directly collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools and services, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for our Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information in aggregate form such that it cannot reasonably be manipulated to identify any particular individual user.
Log file information:
Log file information is automatically reported by your browser or mobile device each time you access the website. When you use Quirky Napkins and Gifts, our servers automatically record certain log file information. These server logs may include anonymous information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Clear gifs/web beacons information:
When you use the Service, we may employ clear gifs (also known as web beacons) which are used to anonymously track the online usage patterns of our Users. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our customers and subscribers to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of our Service.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device (including but not limited to smart-phones or tablets), we may access, collect, monitor and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers,” such as a universally unique identifier (“UUID”). Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by Quirky Napkins and Gifts. A device identifier may convey information to us about how you browse and use the Service. A device identifier may remain persistently on your device, to help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the Service. Some features of the Service may not function properly if use or availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, we may access, collect, monitor and/or remotely store “location data,” which may include GPS coordinates (e.g. latitude and/or longitude) or similar information regarding the location of your mobile device. Location data may convey to us information about how you browse and use the Service. Some features of the Service, particularly location-based services, may not function properly if use or availability of location data is impaired or disabled.
Commercial and marketing communications:
We use the information we collect or receive, such as your email address, to communicate directly with you. We may send you emails containing newsletters, promotions, and special offers. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you will be given the option to opt out or change your preferences. We also use your information to send you Service-related emails (e.g., account verification, purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the site).
Use of certain service type information we collect about you:
Sharing of Your Information
We will not rent or sell your information into third parties outside of Quirky Napkins and Gifts.
- Who can see User Content: Any User Content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Site becomes available to the public and cannot be removed, Once posted on the site, User Content may not be removable from public view, as copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Site, on other sites that have republished us, or if other Users have copied or saved that information. If you do not wish your User Content to be available to the public, please don’t post it on Quirky Napkins and Gifts. Your username and if you choose to disclose it, your real name, will be published publicly. Once published your username and / or real name may not be able to be removed. This only applies to the feedback page on the site.
- Who can see your email address: If you enter an email address, you will enable communication from Quirky Napkins and Gifts.
Instances where we are required to share your information:
To enhance your user experience or help us improve and measure our effectiveness, Quirky Napkins and Gifts may embed code from third parties on the Site. Examples of such parties may include Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google, YouTube, and others. These third parties may collect information about you including IP address, cookies in ways Quirky Napkins and Gifts does not control.
How We Store and Protect Your Information
Storage and Processing:
Your information collected through the Service will be stored and processed in the United Kingdom.
Keeping your information safe:
Quirky Napkins and Gifts cares about the security of your information, and uses commercially reasonable safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information collected through the Service. To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps. It is your responsibility for controlling access to your email communications from Quirky Napkins and Gifts at all times. Quirky Napkins and Gifts will try to ensure the safety of any information you transmit to us. However, we cannot guarantee that information on the Site may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes to the functionality of third party sites and services, such as social networks. Quirky Napkins and Gifts is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party.
Compromise of information:
In the event that any information under our control is compromised as a result of a breach of security, Quirky Napkins and Gifts will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation and where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take other steps, in accordance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Your Choices about Your Information
You control your subscription information and settings: You may update your subscription information and email-communication preferences at any time by contacting us. You can also stop receiving promotional email communications from us by modifying your preferences at https://www.quirkynapkinsandgifts.com/Special:Preferences. We make every effort to promptly process all unsubscribe requests.
Opting out of collection of your information for Tracking / Advertising:
Please refer to your mobile device or browser’s technical information for instructions on how to delete and disable cookies, and other tracking/recording tools. Depending on your type of device, it may not be possible to delete or disable tracking mechanisms on your mobile device. Note that disabling cookies and/or other tracking tools prevents Quirky Napkins and Gifts from tracking your browser’s activities in relation to the Site and for use in targeted advertising activities by third parties. However, doing so may disable many of the features available through the Site.
Quirky Napkins and Gifts does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to subscribe for updates. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact me at email@example.com
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