The Pattycake Doll Company Privacy Statement
SECTION 1 - WHERE WE DO BUSINESS: The Pattycake Doll Company was founded in 2002 and is based in Fayetteville, New York, USA. We are a family owned small business E-commerce company. Our target audience and all of our Sales, Marketing, PPC Advertising and Email marketing is intended for US Customers only.
SECTION 1A - WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION? When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Section 1B - EMAIL MARKETING IS BY OPT-IN, INFORMED CONSENT ONLY: With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates. Our email marketing list is created by opt-in consent only. All of our email marketing includes an unsubscribe link.
SECTION 2 - CONSENT How do you get my consent? When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no. How do I withdraw my consent? If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at pattycakedoll (@) hotmail.com or mailing us at: The Happy Artist LLC 107 Southfield Dr, Fayetteville New York, US 13066.
SECTION 3 - DISCLOSURE We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 4 - SHOPIFY Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
Payment: If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted. All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers. For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).
SECTION 5A - SOCIAL NETWORKS
This website uses social plugins from the social network facebook.com which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are identified with a Facebook logo or the supplement "Facebook Social Plugin".
If you call up one of our Internet pages which has a plugin of this kind, your browser sets up a direct link to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is passed by Facebook directly to your browser and integrated by it into the website.
Through integration of the plugin, Facebook obtains the information that you have called up the relevant page on our website. In general we deactivate this function. If you interact with the plugin, for example by using the "Like" button, or by posting a commentary, the information will be transferred directly to Facebook by your browser, and stored there.
For information on the purpose and extent of data captured, and further processing and use of data by Facebook, as well your rights with regard the protection of your personal privacy, please refer to the Facebook data protection information: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php .
If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website, then you need to log off Facebook before visiting our website.
We also use social plugins from Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and Twitter on our website. Although occasionally we refer our customers off our site through blog posts, videos etc., we can not extend our privacy compliance beyond this site's pages.
SECTION 6 - SECURITY To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
SECTION 7 - COOKIES Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not. _session_id, unique token, sessional, Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc). _shopify_visit, no data held, Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website provider’s internal stats tracker to record the number of visits _shopify_uniq, no data held, expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day, Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer. cart, unique token, persistent for 2 weeks, Stores information about the contents of your cart. _secure_session_id, unique token, sessional storefront_digest, unique token, indefinite If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access.
SECTION 8 - AGE OF CONSENT By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at pattycakedoll (@) hotmail.com or by mail at Best Dolls For Kids Privacy Compliance Officer 107 Southfield Dr Fayetteville New York US 13066