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Privacy Policy

 

 

SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?

When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system. Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates.

 

SECTION 2 – CONSENT

How do you get my consent? When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

How do I withdraw my consent? If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us via email or mailing us at: Strictly Gluten Free 396A Larkfield Road East Northport NY USA 11731

 

SECTION 3 – DISCLOSURE

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.

 

SECTION 4 – HOSTING & STORAGE

Our store is hosted on a SGF dedicated server. Our online e-commerce partner provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you on SGF secure dedicated servers .Your data is stored through SGF data storage, databases and the general SGF application. All data is stored on a secure server behind a firewall. Payment:If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then SGF stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted. All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers. For more insight, you may also want to read SGF Terms of Service here or Privacy Statement here.

 

SECTION 5 – THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions. For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers. In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act. Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

Links: When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

 

SECTION 6 – SECURITY

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption.  Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

 

SECTION 7 – COOKIES

Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.

  • woocommerce_cart_hash
  • woocommerce_items_in_cart
  • wp_woocommerce_session_
  • yith_wcwl_cookie_expiration_time

The first two cookies contain information about the cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. The (wp_woocommerce_session_) contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. The final cookie (yith_wcwl_cookie_expiration_time), the wishlist will be available for each not logged user for 30 days.No personal information is stored within these cookies.

 

SECTION 8 – AGE OF CONSENT

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

 

SECTION 9 – CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

 

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer via email or by mail at Strictly Gluten Free.

[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]

[396A Larkfield Road East Northport NY USA 11731]

All information disseminated by Strictly Gluten Free (SGF) is for the use and benefit of persons seeking to improve their personal dietary intake of food and supplements by adopting a strict gluten and allergen free lifestyle.  SGF deems all of its transmitted content to be proprietary and protected by common law copyright due to it’s originality or otherwise noted sourced information and partnerships.

While SGF may provide information to persons inquiring about the potential benefits of adhering to a diet devoid of gluten, SGF and any inquirer understands that the information supplied is advisory and deemed private as SGF makes no medical and health care claims whatsoever.  The inquirer is encouraged to seek the advice of a licensed dietician or physician for questions regarding gluten free products and their use to be sure their individual needs are met carefully.