The policy is designed to make you understand:
This policy is provided for your information and is not intended to limit or exclude your rights under laws and regulations applicable in India.
What we collect
We may collect personal information from User in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when User accesses and uses the Services and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on the Services. User may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email id, address, phone number, credit card information, demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests etc. We will collect personal identification from User only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. User can always refuse to supply personal information, except that it may prevent them engaging in certain Services related activities
We do with the personal information we gather
We may use your personal information to:
Collection of Personal Information
Personal information is any information that can be used to uniquely identify a person. We may collect your personal information as required under laws and regulations the time you subscribe and use our services or websites or otherwise interact with us, or from other sources like third parties.
Collection of Non-Personal Information
We may collect non-personal information about User whenever they interact with our Services. Non-personal information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about means used by the User to connect to our Services, such as the information about the operating system and the internet service providers utilized and other similar information
Use of Personal Information and Non-personal Information
This information is aggregated and used to help us provide more useful information to the User and to understand which part of the Services, its products and services are of most interest. We use your personally identifiable information to support and enhance your use of the Site and its features, including, without limitation, fulfilling your order, providing customer service, tracking email invitations you send, and otherwise supporting your use of the Site
If you have opted to receiving marketing material from us, we may also provide your personal information to carefully selected third parties who we reasonably believe provide products or services that may be of interest to you and who have been contracted with the Company to keep the information confidential, or who are subject to obligations to protect your personal information.
We may permit certain trusted third parties to track usage, analyse data such as the source address that a page request is coming from, your IP address or domain name, the date and time of the page request, the referring Web site (if any) and other parameters in the URL. This is collected in order to better understand our Web site usage, and enhance the performance of services to maintain and operate the Site and certain features on the Site. We may use third parties to host the Site; operate various features available on the Site; send emails; analyse data; provide search results and links and assist in fulfilling your orders.
We cannot protect any information that you make available to the general public in any publicly accessible area of our website or any other media. We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and for business and administrative purposes. We may also use or share with third parties for any purpose aggregated data that contains no personally identifiable information.
If we do combine non-personal information with personal information, the combined information will be treated as personal information for as long as it remains combined.
Purpose of collecting personal information
Your personal information may be used & analyzed for various lawful purposes including enrichment of service experience. These include, but are not limited to:
We will store your information for as long as we have to by law and as per directions of the regulatory & law enforcement Authorities. If there is no legal requirement, we will only store your information for as long as we need it for providing services to you.
Sharing of information with Authorities
We may share Personal Information as well as non-personal information of the User with the courts, police authorities or any other government/regulatory/statutory authority, in case these are required by them in relation to any proceedings pending before them.
We are committed to ensure that User’s personal information is secure. We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of the User personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored in our Services. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored.
Our security practices and procedures limit access to personal information on a need to know basis. Further, our employees, to the extent they may have limited access to your personal information on a need to know basis, are bound by the Code of Conduct and Confidentiality Policies which obligate them to protect the confidentiality of personal information.
We may retain your personal information for as long as required to provide you with services or if otherwise required under any law. We, however, assure you that Company does not disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties which could lead to invasion of your privacy.
When we dispose off your personal information, we use reasonable procedures to erase it or render it unreadable.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on the User’s desktop/laptop/mobile device’s memory drive. Once the User agrees, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic. Cookies allow Services to respond to the User as an individual. The Services can tailor its operations to the User’s needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about the User’s preferences.
Cookies help us better understand User’s behaviour, and tell us which parts of the Services Users have visited and facilitates and measure the effectiveness of products and services offered by us. We treat information collected by cookies and other technologies as non-personal information. However, to the extent that internet protocol (IP) addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information by local law, we also treat these identifiers as personal information. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used.
This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our Services in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide User with a better experience of the Services, by enabling us to monitor which pages Users find useful and which the Users do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to the User’s desktop/laptop/mobile device or any information about the User, other than the data a User chooses to share with us.
A User can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but a User can usually modify its browser setting to decline cookies if the User prefer. This may prevent the User from taking full advantage of the Services.
We may share information about you with:
If we are reorganized or are sold to another organization, we may transfer any personal information we hold about you to that organization. Company will not disclose, use, give or sell any personal information to third parties for any purposes other than to our suppliers and other third parties who need to know in order to deliver services to you on behalf of the Company, unless required to do so by law.
Retention of Personal Information
We will retain User’s personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Policy unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on the Services that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and services and are not responsible for the practices employed by those websites and services linked to or from our Services. In addition, these sites and services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites and services which have a link to the Services, is subject to that websites and service’s own terms and policies
The Company has the discretion to update this Policy at any time. We encourage User to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. User acknowledges and agrees that it is his/her responsibility to review this Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.
User acceptance of these terms
By using the Services, User signifies his/her acceptance of this Policy. If the User does not agree to this Policy, please do not use the Services. User continued use of the Services following the posting of changes to this Policy will be deemed User acceptance of those changes.