The following sets forth the policies for the collection and use of personally identifiable information (“Information”) by Allstar Products Group (“APG”) in connection with the operation of the Web site located at http://www.allstarproductsgroup.com (the “Site”) and supersedes any previous statement of such policies.
APG knows that users’ personal information is important to them; APG respects that importance and treats that information responsibly. APG has created this policy to explain the types of information it collects from users, how it uses this information, with whom and for what purposes it shares the information, and how users can interact with APG in connection with the information collection and use.
APG takes its obligations regarding privacy very seriously, and it wants to ensure users are fully informed about the Information they are providing to it.
Collection of Information.
In connection with the Site, APG may collect Information in the following ways:
- Through forms filled out by a user on the Site
- Through Information provided by a user in connection with surveys and prize promotion entries
- Through entries made by the user in blogs and other forums on the Site
- Through the maintenance and analysis of Web server logs
- Via e-mail and other communications between a user Site
- Through the use of third-party databases from which user Information is extracted and combined with Information obtained through other means.
APG may also collect non-personally identifiable information from users via “cookies” (small text files placed on user computers), single-pixel GIF image files (also called “Web beacons”), Web server log analysis and other similar technological means. Such information may be used to track site trends and enhance the user experience, and may be shared with third parties.
To the extent third parties may place advertising on the Site, such third parties may utilize cookies or other technological means within the advertising to collect and utilize non-personally identifiable information. APG is not responsible for information collected by third parties in this manner, nor for the collection or use of Information by other sites to which the Site is linked. To the extent third parties may place advertising or other content on the Site, such third parties may utilize cookies or other technological means within the advertising to collect and utilize non-personally identifiable information. APG is not responsible for information collected by third parties in this manner, nor for the collection or use of Information by other sites to which the Site is linked.
Types of Information Collected.
The following types of Information about a user are among those that may be collected in connection with the Site: Name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, cell phone number, IP address, photos, videos, referring site, and other technical information collected by the Site’s servers.
No Collection of Information from Children.
The Site is not intended for users under the age of 18, nor do not knowingly collect or retain Information in connection with the Site from children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent.
Use of Information.
APG may use Information collected in connection with the Site in the following ways:
- To provide requested information, products and services to users via the Site or through other online or offline channels
- To improve the user experience with the Site
- To permit users to enter prize promotions
- To enable users to participate in forums and other online communities on the Site
- In connection with the operation of the Site
- For users to obtain information and offers for products and services offered by Site as well as selected third parties.
In order to do the foregoing, APG may provide the Information to trusted third parties, including but not limited to selected third party marketers and vendors as well as third party contractors providing services such as the operation of the Site, communication services and fulfillment of orders, and information verification. APG will use commercially reasonable efforts to limit use of the Information by such third parties to the specific uses set forth above. APG may also provide Information to other Websites APG operates, and/or other business units within or to our affiliated entities. APG also utilize electronic and physical security to reduce the risk of improper access to or manipulation of Information during transmission and storage, but cannot guarantee the security or integrity of the Information and shall have no liability for breaches of security or integrity or third-party interception in transit. APG may also disclose Information when it determines it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or regulations, in connection with a merger, acquisition, asset purchase or sale of or by APG, or to protect APG’s interests or safety, our customers, or other visitors to the Site.
Opting Out from Offers
At any time, a user may opt out from receiving future offers by following the opt-out instruction contained within each marketing message. Such opting out will not apply to any communications from third parties to whom APG may have provided Information regarding the user. Third parties’ use of the Information is subject to such parties’ own privacy policies, for which APG shall not be responsible.
Third Party Use of Information.
All users who provide their Information to the Site may modify and correct such Information by writing to: Allstar Product Group, PO Box 101, Hawthorne, NY 10532.
Your California Privacy Rights.
Beginning on January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits customers of Site who are California residents to request certain information regarding APG disclosure of personal information to third parties for such third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please write to: Allstar Product Group, PO Box 101, Hawthorne, NY 10532.
Questions and Suggestions
Please contact us at Allstar Product Group, PO Box 101, Hawthorne, NY 10532.