Shepherd Brands respect your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Notice applies to personal information I collect on this website, at Shepherd Stores, and through the other channels described below. Shepherd is responsible for this website.
The Privacy Notice describes the types of personal information we collect on this site, in our Stores, and in other ways discussed below, how we may use that information, with whom we may share it and the choices available regarding our use of the
information. The notice also describes the easures we take to protect the security of the personal information and how to contact us about our privacy practices.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
Individuals may choose to provide personal information (such as name, contact details, and payment information) through this website, in our Stores, and through the other channels described below. Here are the ways you may provide the information and the types of information you may submit. We also tell you how we may use the information.
You may be able to purchase Shepherd products on this website. To process your purchase, we ask for information such as your name, billing and shipping address, telephone number, email address, and payment card information. We use this information to process your purchase, confirm your order, and deliver the items to you. We also may use your contact information to communicate with you about our products, services, and promotions.
If you purchase an item on this site or ask us to deliver your purchase to someone else, we ask for the recipient’s name, postal address, and email address. We use this information to send the item to the recipient. If you ask us to do so, we also may use this information to notify the recipient of your gift before it arrives.
You may be able to register to create an account on this website. To do so, we ask for information such as your name and email address. You also may provide your age and gender.
Through the “My Account” feature, you can Store billing and shipping information so you won’t have to enter it again when you make another purchase on this site. You also can store payment card information and details of your past purchases. In addition, you can save your credit card information on your account for faster checkout. To use this feature, we ask you to provide your credit card information and the corresponding billing address.
You can also use the “My Account” feature to create a wish list of products you want and share your list by email with friends and family. If you choose to share your list, we ask for your name and email address and the recipient’s email address. This information is used to email your list to your desired recipients.
Surveys, Sweepstakes, and Promotions
On this website, you may be able to participate in surveys, sweepstakes, and other promotions. If you choose to participate in these promotions, we may ask you for information such as your name, email address, postal address, and telephone number. We use the information you provide to administer our contests, sweepstakes and other promotions. We also may use the information to communicate with you about our products, services, and promotions.
If you communicate with us through the “Contact Us” link on this site, we may ask you for information such as your name, email address, ZIP code, and telephone number to respond to and communicate with you about your questions and comments.
Information Collected by Automated Means
We obtain certain information by automated means when you visit our website, such as through cookies, web beacons, and web server logs. The information we collect in this manner includes the IP address of the device you use to connect to the internet, unique device identifier, browser characteristics, device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, information on actions taken on our site, dates and times of website visits, and the pages accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our website to our visitors and understand what products and services you might prefer. Both we and others (such as our service providers) may collect personal information about our visitors’ online activities over time and across third-party websites.
Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Without cookies, however, you may not be able to take full advantage of all our site features.
For example, if you turn off certain cookies or refuse them, you will not be able to make purchases on the site. Our website is not designed to respond to “do not track” signals received from browsers.
Here are some of the ways we collect personal information in our Stores and a description of how we use the information:
When you buy products or obtain services in our Stores, we ask you for information we need to process your purchase or provide you with the services you requested. Depending on the payment method you use, and as permitted by applicable law, we may ask for information such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, driver’s license or ID number, passport number, and checking account information or payment card information. We also collect information about your purchase (such as the items you bought, the price of the items, the payment method you used, and if the product was on sale) to provide our products and services and communicate with you.
You may join our Customer Registry at our Stores. To join, we ask for your name, postal address, email address, and mobile and home telephone numbers. You alsomay choose to provide us with your birth date and gender. We use this information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions, and for other
marketing and Customer Assistance purposes.
Customer Satisfaction Surveys
When you buy products or obtain services in our Stores, we may ask you to complete a customer satisfaction survey. In submitting a survey, you may provide information such as your name, email address, telephone number, age, gender, and other demographic information, in addition to your comments. Providing any of this information is optional. We use the information you provide to improve our products and services, and enhance your shopping experience.
Information We Share
We do not sell or otherwise disclose personal information about our customers, except as described here. We may share the personal information you provide to us with our affiliates worldwide, licensees, distributors, and joint venture partners for the purposes described in this Privacy Notice. We also may share the information with our service providers who perform services on our behalf based on our instructions. These service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements.
How We Protect Personal Information
We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information you provide on this website or in our Stores against accidental, unlawful, or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use and other unlawful forms of processing.