At Betty Lou’s Inc. we respect your privacy, and recognize how important it is to protect the personal information collected when users access our website, bettylousinc.com.
Anonymous Information. When you visit our website, certain anonymous information about your visit is automatically logged. This includes the server name and IP address through which you access the Internet, the time and date you access our website, and the website pages you view while visiting our website.
We use the browsing information collected automatically by the servers primarily to help us run and improve our website. We may also use aggregated anonymous information to provide information about our website to potential business partners and other unaffiliated entities. This information is not personally identifiable.
Personally Identifiable Information. You can visit and browse the public portions of our website without disclosing personally identifiable information about yourself. You may also choose to enter our website to make a purchase or otherwise communicate or interact with us. If you do so, we may collect personally identifiably information about you, which may vary depending on how you use our website.
The personally identifiable information we collect may include, for example, your name, address, phone number, email address, areas of interest, a unique individual password and other information about you. Where possible, we indicate which information is required and which is optional. You always have the option of not providing us any information if you choose not to use the service for which that information is required.
Transactions and Activity. If you become a registered user on our website to make purchases, create an account, or otherwise, we may collect information about the transactions you perform or participate in while on our website and your other activity on the website. This information may include, without limitation, areas of the website that you visit, transaction types, transaction amounts, payment, shipping and billing information (including your credit card number) as well as the nature, quantity and price of the goods or services you purchase.
Email and Other Voluntary Communications. You may choose to communicate with us through email, via our website, by telephone, in writing, or through other means. We will also collect any other personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us.
Any information we collect may be kept by us in a general file or files or in a file specific to you or your company or companies. We may retain such information indefinitely.
We, or others who provide services to us, use company information and personally identifiable information we collect primarily for such purposes as:
- Helping to establish and verify the identity of users;
- Opening, maintaining, administering and servicing users accounts;
- Processing authorized transactions and communicating with you about these transactions;
- Improving our website, including tailoring it to users’ preferences;
- Providing users with product updates and other important notices;
- Responding to your questions inquiries, comments and instructions;
- Maintaining the security and integrity of our systems;
- Communicating with you about promotions you may enter on our websites;
- Sending you information about our products, special offers and promotions, if you request that we send you such information.
In order to provide service to you, we will occasionally send you communications related to your transactions, security or the administration of our website. From time-to-time, we may also send you other messages or updates about our website.
If you enroll in our email newsletter, we will also send you marketing messages about our products and services. If you do not wish to receive marketing communications from us, please send an email containing your request to email@example.com.
If you opt out of receiving marketing messages, we will still send you transactional messages, or messages about the security of your information. These include responses to your questions.
You can also control cookies and tracking tools.
We do not sell your personal information with unaffiliated third-parties for their use in marketing directly to you. We may, however, use unaffiliated third-party service companies to help us maintain and operate our website or for other reasons related to the operation of our business. Our third-party service companies may include:
- Cloud hosting, storage, networking and related providers
- Payment and banking providers
- Marketing and analysis providers
- Security providers
We may also share personal information with our business partners. For example, we may share personal information with third-parties who co-sponsor a promotion with us.
Betty Lou’s Inc. may disclose personal information to third-parties if required by law or if we believe, in our sole discretion, that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights or property of Betty Lou’s Inc., its customers, vendors or suppliers. We may also share information with any successor to all or part of our business. For example, if part of our business is sold, we may give our customer list as part of that transaction.
Links to Third-Party Websites. This website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites that you may link to from our website. We ask our users to be aware that when you enter other website you will be subject to privacy practices that may differ from ours. We encourage you to read the privacy statement of each website that you link to and that collects personally identifiable information.
Contests and Promotions. When entering a contest or other promotional feature, Betty Lou’s Inc. may ask for the user’s contact information (such as name, address and email address) and demographic information (such as zip code). The contact information will be used so we are able to administer the contest and promotions and to notify winners. The demographic information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the website. Participation in these contests and promotions is completely voluntary.
A “cookie”, or other similar device, is a small piece of data that can be sent by a web server to your computer, which then may be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies allow us to recognize your computer while you are on our website, help customize your online experience, and remember the products that were added to your shopping cart.
Cookies are also useful in allowing more efficient login for users, tracking transaction histories and preserving information between sessions. The information collected from cookies may also be used to improve the functionality of our website. Most cookies are session cookies, that is, they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. Most web browser applications (such as Google Chrome) have features that can notify you when you receive a cookie or prevent cookies from being sent. You are always free to prevent cookies from being sent, if your browser permits, but in that case you may not be able to use certain features of our website and you may be required to reenter your password more frequently during a session. To control flash cookies, which we may use from time to time, you can go to AboutAds. Flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings.
BigCommerce – Our website is hosted by BigCommerce Pty. Ltd. They provide us with the online ecommerce platform that allows us to sell our products to you. Your data is stored on BigCommerce’s data storage, databases, and the general BigCommerce application. Your data is stored on a secure server behind a firewall.
Google Analytics – This website uses Google Analytics to help us understand how you use the website and ways that we can improve your experience. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see Google Analytics [https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage].
Infusionsoft – This website uses Keap (Infusionsoft), a sales and marketing solution that allows us to manage the customer relationship. For more information on Infusionsoft cookies, see Keap [https://keap.com/legal/application-privacy-notice]
We may work with online advertising companies to show you relevant and useful ads based on tracking. This may include ads served on our websites or ads served on other companies’ websites. These ads may be based on information collected by us or third parties. These ads may also be based on your activities on our websites or on third party websites. This second type of advertising is called “online behavioral advertising” or “remarketing”. Learn more about this type of advertising at Network Advertising Initiative.
Certain third-party platforms provide consumers with the ability to opt-out of receiving interest-based ads. On some of these platforms, you need to control your settings on that platform. For example, to opt-out of Google’s collection of your online behavior for advertising purposes, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Choices you make are browser and device specific.
Our website currently does not respond to Do Not Track signals in browsers.
If you live in the State of California, you have the right to request a list of all third-parties that we have disclosed certain information during the preceding year for the third-parties’ direct marketing purposes. It is our policy not to disclose personal information of any customer, nor to sell such information to third-parties for third-parties’ direct marketing purposes.
We do not knowingly collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website and services are all directed to individuals who are at least 13 years old or older.
If you are under the age of 18 and live in California, you have the right to request removal of content posted by you on our website. Upon receipt of a removal request, we will use commercially reasonable effects to remove content posted by you from our website. This type of request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of your posted content to our website.
We maintain standard security measures to guard your personal information. Please be aware, however, that the Internet is not 100% secure. We cannot promise that your use of our website will be completely safe. Any email you send through the Internet cannot be completely protected against unauthorized interception.
You also have a significant role in protecting your information and must keep your user name and password private. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet.
If you would like to verify, change, update, or delete your personal information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have questions about this privacy statement, our information practices, or your dealings with Betty Lou’s Inc., please contact email@example.com. You can also write to us at:
Betty Lou's Inc.
1500 NE Miller St
McMinnville, Oregon 97128
Betty Lou’s Inc. may modify or supplement this policy at any time. If we make a material change to the terms of this policy, we will notify you as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our website.
Effective date: October 30, 2019