J.M. Capriola. acknowledges the importance of protecting the privacy and security of capriola.com users. The information we collect is used to improve the services we and our subsidiaries offer, to improve our Web sites content, and, with your permission, to contact you with updates to our web site or other marketing information. However, J.M. Capriola. will not share any information obtained on this site with any other company or sell information obtained on this site to any company or marketing group external to and its J.M. Capriola. subsidiaries.
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. 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.
When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed by J.M. Capriola.
Certain areas of capriola.com may require registration or a password for access. Information obtained from registered users of these areas may also be used for J.M. Capriola. marketing purposes, and cookies may be used in those and other areas, as is described in this policy. Information obtained in these areas may also be used in accordance with agreements governing access to and use of the specific areas.
What information is captured from visitors to capriola.com? The capriola.com Web server uses an extended log file format, which captures: date and time of visit, refer address (location from which a visitor comes to capriola.com), type of Internet browser, and visitor IP address. (Each computer that connects to the Internet is assigned a unique number, an IP Address, for identification purposes). The log file does not capture a visitors email address.
Is personal information requested? In the Catalog area, your name, address, phone number, email address, and billing and shipping information are requested. This information is collected to help us further develop our services, to provide you access to valuable J.M. Capriola. Internet-based information and services, and to bill you for those services if you elect to use them.
How is the information used? The information helps us identify the type of Web site content our customers value most. We then use this information to improve the Web site and as provided in this policy. We also use this information to send you email notifications about updates to the Web site when you give us permission, and to contact you for marketing purposes (again, only if you give us permission). None of the information collected is shared with organizations external to J.M. Capriola. and its subsidiaries.
Will my information be used for any other purposes? J.M. Capriola. may periodically send you information about various products and services if you grant J.M. Capriola. your permission to do so. Your preferences can be changed at any time.
What happens when I leave capriola.com to visit a linked Web site? Parts of capriola.com consist of products and services hosted by third-party businesses. When you leave capriola.com to visit one of these sites, the only information transferred to the third party is the fact that you came from capriola.com (the refer address). This practice allows the third party to monitor its own Web site traffic, but does not provide them with any information about you. J.M. Capriola. is not responsible or liable for the independent privacy policies of our third party sites. You should consult the privacy policies at those sites to determine how your information may be used.
Are cookies used? Cookies are used to achieve two goals. The first is to provide J.M. Capriola. with the capability to personalize information for certain segments of its customer base. Secondly, in some instances, cookies are used to allow J.M. Capriola. the opportunity to associate individual customers with their information profiles.
What is a cookie? A cookie is a series of data characters that, when programmed into a Web site, is placed by the Web Server into the browsers application folder on your computer. Once placed onto your machine, the cookie will allow the Web site to “recognize” you as a unique individual.
Can cookies be removed from my hard drive? Yes, cookies can be removed from your hard drive. Also, depending on what type of web browser and what browser version you are using, you may be able to change the properties on your cookie file so that cookies are not used or saved. Please check with your browser provider for more information on removing cookies.
How do I contact J.M. Capriola.?. We can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 1-888-738-5816.
Additional resources on information privacy Electronic Privacy Information Center focuses public attention on emerging civil liberties issues relating to the National Information Infrastructure. EPIC Alert is the online newsletter of the Electronic Privacy Information Center in Washington, DC. The newsletter is bi-weekly and covers issue related to privacy and civil liberties in the information age.