Collection of Information
(a) Information We Collect
(i) Personal Information
“Personal Information” is information that is personally identifiable to you. Personal Information that we collect includes your name, e-mail address, mailing address product preference and product use. We only collect Personal Information that you provide to us, either directly, or when using certain features of our site (such as registering with us, personalizing our services, responding to questionnaires or surveys and entering into contests). Unless you otherwise inform us, by providing Harold T. Griffin Inc. with your Personal Information you consent to our collection of your Personal Information and our use and disclosure of your Personal Information in accordance with these terms.
(ii) Non Identifiable Information
“Non-Identifiable Information” is information that cannot be associated with or traced back to a specific individual. For example, Non-Identifiable Information may include information about your visit to our site, your Internet Protocol address, operating system, web browser software or the domain from which you accessed the Internet. Non-Identifiable Information is generally collected in an aggregated form and cannot be traced back to the original subject. We collect Non-Identifiable Information to diagnose problems with the Website, and to administer and improve the Website.
“Cookies” are small computer files transferred to your computer’s hard drive. Cookies provide information such as number of visits, average time spent, page views and other statistical information. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to prevent cookies from being transferred. All information Harold T. Griffin Inc. obtains from Cookies remains anonymous. No information obtained through Cookies is correlated with information you have provided us with.
(b) Advertisers and Business Partners
2. Use and Disclosure of Information
(a) Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Information
Your Personal Information shall be retained and used only for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing future interaction and content, improving Harold T. Griffin Inc.’ services, conducting transactions and communicating with you. In addition, Harold T. Griffin Inc. may, from time to time, use your Personal Information to contact you about changes or enhancements to the Harold T. Griffin Inc. site or Harold T. Griffin Inc.’ products and services.
If you indicate to Harold T. Griffin Inc. that you are interested in receiving recipes, other information, newsletters or offers from Harold T. Griffin Inc., Harold T. Griffin Inc. will send you email publications and mailings about products and services that we feel may be of interest to you. If at any time you wish to end your subscription to our publications or stop receiving such information, please contact us in the manner described below.
Harold T. Griffin Inc. sometimes contracts with outside organizations to perform specialized services such as hosting the Website. Our suppliers may at times receive, process or handle some of your Personal Information. Only the Personal Information necessary to perform the services under the contract is given to the supplier. Under their contracts with Harold T. Griffin Inc., our suppliers may use such Personal Information only to carry out the contracted service and must not store or use the Personal Information for any other purpose. Harold T. Griffin Inc.’ contracts with its suppliers require that they provide a level of protection for your Personal Information that is comparable to ours.
(b) Use and Disclosure of Non-Identifiable Information
Harold T. Griffin Inc. uses Non-Identifiable Information to assess the effectiveness of site content and traffic. This allows Harold T. Griffin Inc. to improve the quality of visits by streamlining your ability to navigate the Harold T. Griffin Inc. site and developing featured programs and content that will be of interest to visitors to the Harold T. Griffin Inc. site. Aggregate Non-Identifiable Information is used to perform statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behaviour of our visitors, to measure user demographics and interests regarding specific areas of the Harold T. Griffin Inc. Websites and analyze how and where best to use resources.
Aggregate Non-Identifiable Information may be used to describe our services to third parties such as prospective business partners. Your Personal Information will not be disclosed in any of these circumstances; only Non-Identifiable Information will be disclosed.
4. Accessing Your Personal Information
You have the right to access, verify and amend all your Personal Information collected by Harold T. Griffin Inc. by contacting us in the manner described below.
5. Opting Out
The choice to provide us with Personal Information is always yours. In certain cases, your decision to withhold information essential to take advantage of certain features may limit the services that we can provide to you.
6. Updating this Policy