THE TYPES OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Personal Information You Provide to Us
We may collect Personal Information that you submit to us voluntarily through your access and/or use of a Site, including your user name, password, billing name and address, contact information such as phone numbers or e-mail addresses, and credit card information.
Personal Information Collected Via Technology
As you access and/or use the Site and/or the Services, we may collect certain information, such as unique identifiers for your wireless communication device, your product purchase preferences, and the locations from which you order the Products, and details involving the time, place, cost, number of items and other features of your orders.
An "IP Address" is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. In some cases your IP address stays the same from browser session to browser session; but if you use a consumer internet access provider, your IP address probably varies from session to session. We track IP addresses solely in conjunction with session cookies to analyze our web page flow.
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that a web site sends to your computer's hard drive while you are viewing a web site. Giant Eagle may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on the Sites. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site and the Services may not work properly.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
In general, we use your Personal Information to respond to your requests as submitted through the Services and to charge your credit card the cost and transaction fee associated with the Products you request. In addition, we may use your Personal Information to determine your purchase preferences, to better understand how the Sites and Services are used; to gauge traffic patterns and determine what types of content and services are most popular with users; and to contact you with information about Giant Eagle's products, services, news and events. We will share your Personal Information with third parties to fulfill your requests for Products, and we may share your Personal Information with third parties who perform services for us or on our behalf. You expressly consent to the sharing of your Personal Information with these third parties.
We may create Anonymous Information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) that make the information personally identifiable to you. We may use this Anonymous Information to analyze request patterns and usage patterns so that we may enhance our products and services. Giant Eagle reserves the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties in its discretion.
We may also use your Personal Information to send information on products, services, special offers, and promotions. Out of respect for your privacy, we give you the option not to receive these types of communications. If you would like to cease receiving any such communications, you may unsubscribe by sending an email to email@example.com. You may not opt out of non-promotional communications from Giant Eagle, including confirmation messages regarding successful order requests.
We may disclose your Personal Information if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary (a) to comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on Giant Eagle; or (b) to protect and defend the rights or property of Giant Eagle or users of our website.
We do not intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors who are under the age of 13. Furthermore, we do not intentionally allow visitors under the age of 18 to register for the Services.
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HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
We use reasonable measures to maintain the security of your Personal Information. Giant Eagle makes use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology and keeps sensitive details stored in an encrypted format in the Giant Eagle database.
Even though Giant Eagle has taken significant steps to ensure that your Personal Information is not intercepted, accessed, used, or disclosed by unauthorized persons, you should know that Giant Eagle cannot eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information.
Giant Eagle displays retargeted ads to our site prospects across the Internet. We collect non-personally identifiable information about your visits to our Website, through the use of a pixel tag, which is industry standard technology used by most major web sites. No Personally Identifiable Information is collected during in this process. If you do not want Giant Eagle to collect this information, you may opt out of this service. Opting out will not in any ways affect your use of our site. To opt-out of retargeting, please click here.
You may contact the Privacy Officer to access, correct or delete your Personal Information. If necessary, the Privacy Officer will contact another employee to assist in completing your requested task.
If you have any questions or complaints, please contact the Privacy Officer. The Privacy Officer can be reached by telephone at: (212) 260-0895 or 1-888-411-6626; by Facsimile at: (212) 656-1671; by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org; or by mail at:
New York, NY 10004 USA
Attn: Privacy Officer
We will address your concern and attempt to resolve any problem.
Effective Date: September 4, 2008