ONLINE PRIVACY POLICY AGREEMENT

 

American Cupcake (“American Cupcake”) is committed to keeping any and all personal information collected from those individuals who visit our website http://www.americancupcake.com (“Site”) and make use of our online services accurate, confidential, secure and private.

 

This Privacy Policy Agreement governs the manner in which American Cupcake collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from Users (each, a “User”) of the Site, and thus it shall govern any and all data collection and usage thereof. Through the use of the Site you are herein consenting to the following data procedures expressed within this agreement.

 

Collection of Information

American Cupcake may collect personal information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, fill out a form, subscribe to the newsletter, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site.

 

The Site collects various types of information, such as:

 

  • Voluntarily provided information, which may include your name, address, email address and billing address, which may be used when you purchase products and/or services and to deliver the services you have requested. Voluntarily provided credit card information necessary to fulfill order transactions is collected and secured by our payments partner, Paypal on the paypal.com website.

 

  • Information automatically collected when visiting our website, which may include cookies, third party tracking technologies and server logs.

 

The Site will only collect personal information that you knowingly and willingly provide to us. It is the intent of the Site to use personal information only for the purpose for which it was requested and any additional uses specifically provided on this site. You can always refuse to supply personally identifying information, except that it may prevent you from engaging in certain Site activities.

 

It is possible that we may gather information about your computer hardware and/or software. Such collected information may include, but may not be limited to, your IP address, browser type, domain name, access time and various website addresses. The gathering and use of this information may be utilized for maintaining the quality of service we provide, as well as providing overall general statistics related to the use of our website.

 

Use of Information Collected

American Cupcake does not sell, rent or lease any of its customer lists and/or names to any third parties.

 

American Cupcake may collect and use Users’ personal information for the following purposes:

  • To process transactions. We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service, e.g., to Paypal to process payment, or to our courier partners to provide delivery service.
  • To improve customer service. Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests.
  • To improve the Site. We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To send periodic emails. The email address you provide for order processing will be used to send information and updates pertaining to you order.
  • To send company news, promotions, product information, invitations or other announcements to Users who have voluntarily signed up for our newsletter.

American Cupcake may disclose your personal information, without prior notice to you, only if required to do so pursuant to applicable laws and/or in a good faith belief that such action is deemed necessary or required to:

 

  • Conform to decrees, laws and/or statutes or in an effort to comply with any process which may be served upon American Cupcake and/or its website;

 

  • Safeguard and/or preserve all the rights and/or property of American Cupcake; and

 

  • Perform under demanding conditions in an effort to safeguard the personal safety of users of americancupcake.com and/or the general public.

 

Unsubscribe or Opt-Out

All users and/or visitors to the Site have the option to discontinue receiving communication from American Cupcake and/or reserve the right to discontinue receiving communications by way of email or newsletters. To discontinue or unsubscribe to our website please send an email that you wish to unsubscribe to xoxo@americancupcake.com. If you wish to unsubscribe or opt-out from any third party websites, you must go to that specific website to unsubscribe and/or opt-out.

 

Links to Other Web Sites

Our website does contain links to affiliate and other websites. American Cupcake does not claim nor accept responsibility for any privacy policies, practices and/or procedures of other such websites. Therefore, we encourage all users and visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. The aforementioned Privacy Policy Agreement applies only and solely to the information collected by our website.

 

Security

American Cupcake shall endeavor and shall take every precaution to maintain adequate physical, procedural and technical security with respect to its offices and information storage facilities so as to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of the user’s personal information under our control.

 

The online shopping cart uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) provided by Ecwid, Inc for authentication and private communications in an effort to build users’ trust and confidence in the internet and website use by providing simple and secure access and communication of personal information. Credit card transactions for purchases on americancupcake.com are processed and secured by Paypal on the paypal.com website.

Changes to Privacy Policy Agreement

American Cupcake reserves the right to update and/or change the terms of our privacy policy, and as such we will post these changes to this document and update the edit date, so that our users and/or visitors are always aware of the type of information we collect, how it will be used, and under what circumstances, if any, we may disclose such information.

 

Acceptance of Terms

Through the use of this website, you are hereby accepting the terms and conditions stipulated within the aforementioned Privacy Policy Agreement. If you are not in agreement with our terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our website. In addition, your continued use of our website following the posting of any updates or changes to our terms and conditions shall mean that you are in agreement and acceptance of such changes.

 

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Privacy Policy Agreement related to our website, please feel free to contact us at the following email, telephone number or mailing address.

 

Email: xoxo@americancupcake.com

 

Telephone Number: 415-896-4217

 

Mailing Address:

American Cupcake

1919 Union Street

San Francisco, California 94123

 

 

Last updated: 02/09/2104