Privacy Policy

 
 

Last Updated: July 11th, 2019

This Privacy Policy has been carefully prepared and presented to better serve those who are concerned with how their Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in international privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

We do encourage you to read our Privacy Policy so as to have a clearer understanding of how we collect, use, protect, or otherwise handle your PII. From time to time, we may modify this policy. Where reasonable, steps will be taken to notify you of the changes. You are however responsible for reviewing any of the modified terms. When the Policy is updated, the date will be noted at the top. If you ever have questions about it, please do feel free to contact us

 

What personal information do we collect from those that visit our website?

When you visit our website, some information about your computer hardware and software is automatically collected. This would include your IP address, device type, browser type, access time, referring website addresses, and which pages you visited. We use this information to understand the volume and source of traffic coming to our site, which products you are interested in, and analyzing how our site and product offerings could be improved over time.

 

When do we collect information?

When you purchase items from our website, you will be asked to provide your email address at checkout. At this address, you will receive receipts and notifications about your purchases. For the sole purpose of having your purchases shipped to you, we will ask for your full name, address, and phone number. At checkout, we do not collect any payment information, as Paypal is used to facilitate purchases on our site. For more information about what information is collected by Paypal, we would encourage you to visit its own privacy page.

If you are purchasing through our Direct Bank Transfer facility, information for completing your invoice and transaction would be collected.

When you complete the included form on our Contact Us page, you will be asked for your name and email address. This will allow us to respond to your queries through email and address you in professional and proper manner.

Finally, when you are asked to register an apparel for sale on our site, you will also be asked for your name and contact information. This will allow us to engage you directly, and coordinate the hosting of your items for sale. Do visit our Seller's page for more information on this process. 


How do we use your information?

We use the information we collect and review for the following purposes;

  • To further improve the website and its performance, and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.

  • To allow us to respond to requests for further information.

  • To quickly process your transactions.

  • To follow up with you after any purchase via a customer satisfaction survey, to know how well we have done.

 

International Privacy Laws and your rights under the GDPR

We currently do not allow purchases from persons within the European Union (EU) and will not collect any information for that purpose. If you are however, visiting our website from outside the United States, please be aware that you are sending information to the United States where our servers are located.

Information you submit may then be transferred within the United States or out of the United States to other countries outside of your country of residence, depending on the type of information and how it is stored by us. These countries (including the United States) may not necessarily have data protection laws as comprehensively protective as your country of residence. However, our collection, storage, and use of your data will at all times continue to be governed by this Privacy Policy.

If you are a member of the European Union, you have special rights under the GDPR. Those include: You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to portability of your data. All complaints must be sent via our Contact page. You also have the right to erasure, rectification, access, or to seek restrictions to the processing of your personal data in our system. To the extent you provide consent to our processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time. Any withdrawal of consent does not apply to data collected lawfully prior to such consent. You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority containing jurisdiction over GDPR related issues. 

 

How do we protect your information?

Our website and the servers on which it resides, are scanned and patched on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to ensure that your as safe as possible. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order, enters, or submits, their information to maintain the safety of your personal information. All financial transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

All other information collected is used for the purpose it was intended and subsequently destroyed.

 

Do we use 'cookies'?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser, capture, and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and interaction so that we can offer better experiences in the future.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser's settings. Since every browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient, may not function properly. 


Third-party disclosure and links

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to any outside party, your PII. We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website. As previously indicated however, your full name and address is shared with legally registered shipping agencies and couriers, for the sole purpose of ensuring that your products get to the location specified by you.

 

Privacy Policy and Protections

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can easily be found on the navigation at the bottom of every page of our website. You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes on our Privacy Policy page.

 

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

 

Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It is important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.

 

How do we treat with minors?

When it comes to the collection of personal information from persons under the age of 18 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. As such, our website is not intended for persons under 18 years of age. We also do not specifically market to persons under the age of 18. We do not let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins, collect PII from persons under the age of 18. If it is discovered or we are otherwise notified that we have received any such information from a child, in violation of this policy, that information will be promptly deleted. 

 

How long do we keep your information?

We retain the PII from persons for a maximum period of one (1) year or for as long a time needed to fulfill the purposes for which it was initially collected, unless otherwise required by law. The information will also be used to comply with any legal obligations and resolve disputes within this period.

 

Do you have access to your information?

You do have the right to request access to the information we have for you. You can do this by contacting us. We will make sure to provide you with a copy of the data we processed. In order to comply with your request however, we will ask you to verify your identity. The request will be fulfilled electronically, unless otherwise specified. If you believe that the information we have is incorrect, or if you wish to remove or update your PII (such as an email address), you may contact us. Any data that is no longer needed for the purposes specified herein will be deleted.