We’ve taken every step to protect you while you shop on Stroops.com.
Harkn Technologies LLC (“Stroops”) respects your privacy, and is committed to reasonable measures to safeguard personally identifiable information you may share with us.
If you have questions or concerns regarding The Policy, you should first contact us at [email protected]
We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We are the sole owners of the information collected on www.Stroops.com. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone other than as permitted by The Policy, or specifically authorized by you.
If you choose to register with us and create a user profile you are required to enter your name, email, and create a password. Additionally, you have the option of providing and/or storing additional information as specified on www.Stroops.com.
Guest users are only required to provide as much information as is reasonably necessary to complete any transaction which they have initiated, including an email address, billing, and shipping information. However, unlike a registered user who may opt to have shipping information stored, guest users’ information will not be stored and will only be used for purposes of completing the transaction for which it was provided.
We will be using browser session data to store your shopping cart as well as your session while you browse the site. Your data will be stored only for that browser session. However, if you have logged in as registered user, then your activities will be saved by browser session and stored on the server with a session ID.
Like many companies, we monitor the use of the website by collecting aggregate information. No personally identifiable information is collected in this process. Typically, such information comprises customer demographics, traffic patterns, sales, and site usage. This information is used for our commercial purposes, including to improve usability, performance and effectiveness of the website.
In some instances, we may collect aggregate data through cookies and similar files. The majority of web browsers accept cookies and similar files, but you can usually change the browser settings to prevent this. However, if you do so, some functionality of www.Stroops.com may be impaired or lost, particularly any site customization features.
Our website may provide links to third-party websites that are outside of our control and not covered by The Policy, e.g. Facebook® and Twitter®. We encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these (and all) sites to learn about those sites policies and practices with respect to your personally identifiable information.
Any improper collection or misuse of personally identifiable information provided to Harkn Technologies may be a violation of The Policy and should be reported to [email protected]
Whether you visit www.Stroops.com as a guest or register as a user and create a profile, your information is used to provide the service or transaction you requested. If you choose to create a user name and profile, we may additionally use your information to contact you to remind you about products which remain in your shopping cart or to obtain product feedback or reviews.
We may share your personally identifiable information with authorized third-parties agents or contractors in order to provide a requested service or transaction. For example, if we need to ship something to you, we must share your name and address with a shipping company.
Any comments, statuses, updates, +1, tweets, etc that you voluntarily share on a Harkn Technologies social media page may appear on www.Stroops.com in the scrolling bar that shows activity on our pages or profiles.
We may collect and share personally identifiable information when we have a good faith belief that access, use, or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to satisfy any applicable law, rule, regulation, or enforceable governmental or administrative request, enforce our applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations, detect, prevent, or address fraud, security or technical issues, or protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of Harkn Technologies, our users or the public.
Our web sites do not target and are not intended to attract children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect information from or about children under the age of 13. Child Online Privacy Protection Act.
We provide such information to our subsidiaries and affiliated companies who may render services with us or on our behalf. We may also provide such information to other trusted business partners of ours who process information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information based on our instructions and in compliance with The Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures. We may share non-personal, aggregate information regarding customer demographics, traffic patterns, sales, and site usage with our partners, advertisers or sponsors. We may offer some services on or in collaboration with other Internet web sites. Personally identifiable information that you provide to those third-party sites may be sent to us so that we can deliver the requested service. We process such information under The Policy. Similarly, we may provide access to third party applications, such as gadgets or extensions, through our website. Any information when you enable such a third party application is processed under The Policy. Any information collected by a third party application provider is governed by their privacy policies. Except as stated elsewhere in The Policy, we will not disclose personally identifiable information about our users to any third party without your prior consent.
You may contact us any time at [email protected] to request any of the following:
1) see what personally identifiable information we have about you, if any,
2) change or correct any personally identifiable information we have about you,
3) have us delete any personally identifiable information we have about you,
4) express any concern you have about our use of your personally identifiable information.
It is not technologically possible to change or delete each and every instance of the information we hold on you from our systems, and data may remain in non-erasable or aggregate form. We may retain data for a period in our backup or temporary systems. We may also retain some information for longer periods as required by law, contract, or auditing requirements.
We store your personal data on a secure server that is password protected and shielded from the outside world by a firewall. We have in place policies that are intended to ensure, as far as possible, the security and integrity of all our information, including your personally identifying information. We are PCI compliant to provide enhanced protection for your payment information. However, no system or information can ever be fully protected against every possible hazard. As a result, we cannot ensure or warrant the security or privacy of any information you provide to us and, accordingly, you do so at your own risk.
Whenever we collect particularly sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
We may change The Policy from time to time. We therefore ask you to check it occasionally to ensure that you are aware of the most recent version.
Third parties that have content embedded on Harkn Technologies’s website (such as buttons, widgets, and other embedded features or content) may set cookies on a user’s browser and/or obtain information about the fact that you visited our website from a certain IP address. Third parties cannot collect any other personally identifiable information from Harkn Technologies’ website unless you provide it to them directly.
From time to time, Harkn Technologies may contact individuals based on information that you may provide us that will be used for “refer a friend” or similar email to a friend promotions. You must have the consent of those individuals whose information you are providing to us. By submitting the information of such individuals, you confirm that you have that individual’s prior consent (a) to his/her name and email address being disclosed to us, and (b) to our contacting them. Harkn Technologies reserves the right to disclose that we have obtained the individual’s information from you and that we are contacting them because you have told us they may be interested in our website and have provided us with their name and email address. You are solely responsible for any personal messages you submit to the individual. You must not submit any message containing content that is illegal, obscene, indecent, offensive, blasphemous, defamatory or otherwise inappropriate.
Residents of the State of California have the right to request a list of all third parties to which Harkn Technologies has disclosed certain information during the preceding year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes.
However, it is our policy to neither disclose personal information, nor to sell such information to third parties for direct marketing purposes.
If you have any questions or complaints about The Policy, please contact us at [email protected] You may also contact us by mail at Harkn Technologies, P.O. Box 160327 Clearfield, UT 84016. Complaints will be resolved internally in accordance with our complaints procedures. If you live in the European Union or Switzerland and efforts to resolve the matter internally are unsatisfactory, the complaint may be submitted to the American Arbitration Association, which has been selected as the independent recourse mechanism to resolve complaints and disputes relating to treatment of data originating in the European Union or Switzerland under this policy.
References to “we,” “us,” and “our” references to Harkn Technologies LLC and its affiliates.