PRIVACY & SECURITY

 

 

This privacy policy explains what personal information is collected through this Web site, how that information is used, to whom it's disclosed, and how it's safeguarded. Unless indicated otherwise, this policy applies only to personal information collected through the Web site, microsites, or mobile sites of our brands and lines of business that expressly adopt, and display or link to, this policy. We may refer to all our brands and lines of business (i.e., Dear Marli) as "we," "us," or "our" throughout this privacy policy.

 

 

What Personal Information Is Collected At Our Web Site And How Is It Used?

We collect personal information directly from you to do all the things typically associated with Web sites. Examples of the information we collect include name, address, phone number, email address, personal preferences, credit card number, purchase and ordering information, demographical information, responses to survey questions and sizing information.

 

This information is collected at various places: for instance, when you check out with your online order; subscribe to catalogs, email offers, and Dear Marli mobile messaging offers; participate in surveys; enter contests or sweepstakes; or interact with special-event or program offers.We may also collect information that you provide about people you know. For example, we collect your gift recipient's contact information to process your gift orders. We use personally identifying information to do things like:

 

  •  Process your online orders;

  •  Open an online account at your request;

  •  Personalize your online experience with content and offers that are tailored to your interests;

  •  Provide customer service, whether it's responding to a request or following up on an order;

  •  Include you in surveys and contests;

  •  Enable you to post your content, such as comments or images;

  •  Facilitate networks of online social activity centered around our products and services;

  •  Improve our website, improve the manner in which offers are made on our website, improve purchase decisions of our visitors and the interactions visitors have with our website;

  •  Enable you to interact with third-party content service providers, whether by linking to their sites, viewing their content within our Web environment, or by viewing our content within their Web environment; and

  •  Market products and services for each of our brands--for instance, by adding you to the Dear Marli email list or Dear Marli print-catalog list when you make an online purchase; or by adding you if you sign up.

 

 

 

How Does This Web Site Interact With Third-Party Web Sites And Content?

We may enable you to navigate to third-party sites and services, or otherwise display third-party content. We do this for your convenience. We don't endorse or generally have any affiliation with these third parties. And we don't control and aren't responsible for their Web practices. It is possible that the third party providing content through our Web site may collect or observe information through its use of technology. Whether the third-party content appears within our Web environment (like a map frame), or you leave our Web site for another site to view it, those service provider's terms, conditions, and privacy policies govern your online experience (unless there's a conspicuously posted statement by us that says otherwise). Please view their terms of service and privacy policies if you have any question about their practices.

 

 

How Is Technology Used To Serve Our Advertisements On Other Web Sites And What Choices Do You Have?

We contract with third-party advertising companies to deliver tailored online display and banner advertising to you on other Web sites. To serve this advertising, these third-party companies place, use, or rely on technology, such as cookies and clear gifs, as customers interact with us through our Web sites and interact with other Web sites. Once this information is gathered, it helps us select tailored ads for placement on these other Web sites, based on a customers combined online and offline shopping history and experience with us. You can click the preference icon that may appear on some of our advertising served through use of these technologies. 

 

 

How Do We Secure Your Information On Our Site?

This Web site has the following types of security measures: limited access data-centers, firewall technology, and (for our e-Commerce sites through which you may place orders) secure-socket-layer (SSL) certificate authentication. SSL is encryption technology that provides security for information that's transmitted over the Internet.

 

 

When Was This Policy Last Updated?

Any material and substantive changes made since the last revision of this privacy policy will be posted on our website. If you're concerned about how your personal information is used, please visit our site often for this and other important announcements about Dear Marli.

This Privacy Statement is effective June 1st, 2015.