Collection of your Personal Information
V&V Supremo collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address and/ or telephone number. V&V Supremo also collects demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. More specifically:
• Members. When you choose to register as a member of the Site, you will be providing to us your email address, first name, last name, city, state and country of residence.
• Facebook Registration. In addition, you may also register using your Facebook account. Registering through Facebook allows V&V Supremo access to your basic Facebook profile information. Specifically, V&V Supremo will obtain through your Facebook account your name, race, gender and current city of residence.
• Career Opportunities. The Site provides users the ability to apply for open V&V Supremo career opportunities. If you choose to apply for open positions with V&V Supremo via the Site, you may provide to us your email address, first name, last name, phone number, mailing address, and employment and education history.
• Mailing List. The Site also allows you to sign up to receive special offers and recipes from V&V Supremo. To sign up for our mailing list, you need only supply us with your email address.
V&V Supremo also collects information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by V&V Supremo. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by V&V Supremo for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Site. Also, keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the Site’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: V&V Supremo does not monitor any comments, information or other communications posted by you to the Site’s message boards, forums or any other areas of the Site.
Please note that the Site may include links to third party Web sites. V&V Supremo encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from the Site so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your personally identifiable information. V&V Supremo is not responsible for the privacy policies, information practices or other content of Web sites outside of the Site.
Use of your Personal Information
Sharing your Personal Information
V&V Supremo does not sell, rent or lease your personally identifiable information or its customer lists to third parties. We share your information only with our service providers or as otherwise described herein in order to provide you with information regarding our products and services. For example, V&V Supremo may share data with service providers solely for internal marketing purposes, such as to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such service providers are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to V&V Supremo, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. In addition, V&V Supremo may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not shared or otherwise transferred to such business partners.
V&V Supremo does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
V&V Supremo Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on V&V Supremo or the Site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of V&V Supremo; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of V&V Supremo, or the public.
V&V Supremo keeps track of the Web pages our customers visit within the Site, in order to determine what V&V Supremo services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within the Site to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. Please note, however, we do not engage in the collection of personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across third party websites or online services. Accordingly, we do not currently process or comply with any web browser’s “do not track” signal or other mechanisms that provide consumers with the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across third party websites. Further, we have not knowingly authorized third parties to collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you use the Site.
Security of your Personal Information
V&V Supremo uses reasonable efforts to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. V&V Supremo maintains the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, designed to protect against unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. Please be aware, however, that Internet data transmission is not always secure and we cannot and do not guarantee that information you transmit utilizing the Site is secure.
We strive to maintain the accuracy of any personally identifiable information that may be collected from you, and will use our commercially reasonable efforts to respond promptly to update our database when you tell us the information in our database is not accurate. It is your responsibility to ensure that such information is accurate, complete and up-to-date. If you wish to make any changes to any personally identifiable information you have provided to us, you may do so at any time by logging into your member account, and making any such changes by selecting the “manage your profile” option.
You may opt out of receiving materials or other communications from us by following the opt-out link provided in any email received.
In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 6501-06 and 16 C.F.R. §§ 312.1-312.12, we do not knowingly collect information from children. By using the Site, you represent that you are not under 13 years of age.
V&V Supremo may, in the future, sell or otherwise transfer some or all of its business assets to a third party. Your personally identifiable information and/or technical information we obtain from you via the Site may be disclosed to any potential or actual purchasers of such assets and/or may be among those assets transferred.
Effectiveness and Changes to this Statement
V&V Supremo welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that V&V Supremo has not adhered to this Statement, please contact V&V Supremo at CUSTOMERRELATIONS@VVSUPREMO.COM. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.