Effective as of October 22, 2019
The information that we collect, and how we use and share that information:
If you purchase a Product through the Platform, you will be required to provide us with your name, billing address, and shipping address. We use this information to process and ship your Product order(s), and you authorize us to share this information with suppliers of the Product(s) that you order so that they can process and ship your order(s).
Geo-locational Information. Certain features and functionalities of the Platform may be based on your location. In order to provide these features and functionalities while you are using a mobile device, we may automatically collect geo-locational information from your mobile device or wireless carrier and/or certain third-party service providers. The collection of this information occurs only when the Platform is running on your device. You may decline to allow us to collect such information by adjusting your browser settings, in which case we will not be able to provide certain features or functionalities to you.
For Google Adwords, you can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt-out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.
Cross-device Advertising. We may use data we receive from advertising technology partners to match multiple devices associated with the same identifier as devices belonging to the same user or household. Where we are able to make such a match, we may use this information to deliver targeted advertisements across multiple devices on behalf of ourselves or third parties.
Aggregate Data. In an ongoing effort to better understand users of our Website, we might analyze your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage, and improve our Website, or Products. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our Website, to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
With regard to the Principle of Accountability for Onward Transfer, we remain liable if our agent possesses such personal information in a manner inconsistent with the Privacy Shield Principles, unless we prove that we are not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
Opt-In to Certain Onward Transfers. We will not transfer your personal information to a third party acting as a controller without first providing you with information regarding the identity of such controller or the nature of such controller’s business, and obtaining your opt-in consent. You may grant such consent by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will not disclose your sensitive personal information to any third party without first obtaining your opt-in consent. You may grant such consent by emailing us at email@example.com.
In each instance, please allow us a reasonable time to process your response.
Disclosure to Public Authorities. We may be required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulation including, but not limited to, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
Opt-Out for Direct Marketing; Email Management. You may opt-out at any time from the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please allow us a reasonable time to process your request.
You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the “Manage Email Preferences” link located on the bottom of any TheBiteLine marketing email and following the instructions found on the page to which the link takes you. You cannot opt-out of receiving transactional e-mails related to your Registered User account or any Product orders.
Information Collected by or Through Third-Party Companies
INFORMATION THAT YOU SHARE THROUGH THE PLATFORM
ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEBSITES
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO NON-US RESIDENTS
Our servers are located in the US. If you are located outside of the US, please be aware that any information provided to us, including personal information, will be transferred from your country of origin to the US. Except in the case of data transfers under the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Frameworks, your decision to provide such data to us, or to allow us to collect such data through our Website, App or Platform, constitutes your consent to this data transfer.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR RESIDENTS OF THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA and Switzerland
Please note that if your complaint is not resolved through these channels, under limited circumstances, a binding arbitration option may be available before a Privacy Shield Panel.
TheBiteLine is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship (and that are not otherwise exempt) have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. If you wish to submit a request pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, please contact us via email at email@example.com.
We do not monitor, recognize or honour any opt-out or do not track mechanisms including general web browser, “Do Not Track” settings and/or signals.
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