We may use the information we collect from you when you register, purchase products, enter a contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:To personalize your site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested. To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests. To process your transactions promptly. To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature. To display our customers’ corporate names and logos on our “Featured Customer” page. For more information about the Featured Customer page, please refer to the “What is the Featured Customer Page?” section below. To review and update or improve our website, its functionality, and the products and services we offer you and our other customers. If you have opted-in to receive our email newsletter or participate in marketing programs, we may send you periodic emails. If you would no longer like to receive promotional email from us, refer to the “How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?” section below. If you have not opted-in to receive email newsletters, you will not receive these emails. Visitors who register or participate in other site features such as placing orders will be given a choice whether they would like to be on our email list and receive promotional email communications from us.
We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting customer service.
We may automatically collect certain information from all users, including: (a) the date and time of website access, (b) the originating IP address from which you accessed the website, (c) the Internet address of third-party websites from which you accessed our website, and (d) pages and portions of the website you views or access. We do not combine general information collected from website visitors with other information to determine your identity or email address without your consent. We use general information collected using cookies and similar technologies in order to provide access to the website, to review and evaluate our services, and for other internal informational purposes only.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term "outside parties" does not include www.book-pal.com. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. In addition, we reserve the right to identify corporate customers (including both corporations and all other recognized entity forms, such as limited liability companies and joint ventures) and their logos or trademarks on our “featured customer page” – provided that such identification is limited to the company name and trademark or logo and will not include order or contact information or the name of any individual.
To modify your email subscriptions, please let us know by modifying your preferences in the "My Account" section. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.
To delete all of your online account information from our database, sign into the "My Account" section of our site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.
To request removal of your company name from our “featured customer page” please contact customer service. Removal of company names and/or logos from the featured customer page may take several days to complete.
In an attempt to provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).
We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue.
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.