What Personal Information About Customers Does PaintBox Art Supplies Gather?
The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve the shopping experience at The PaintBox. Here are the types of information we may gather.
- Information You Provide Us: We receive and store any information you may enter on our website or provide to us via other methods. This information may include names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses etc. Website activity and history such as searches, purchases, incomplete orders, review postings, and emails sent to The PaintBox may also be collected. You can choose not to provide certain information; this may however limit your ability to take advantage of the many features our website can offer. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, fulfilling orders, customizing future shopping for you, improving our store features and to communicate further with you.
- E-mail Communications: Most of the online order correspondence is carried out via email as this is typically the most convenient method of touching base with our customers and advising the status of any online order. In the event of a change to any of our online policies email may be used to notify you of these changes. From time to time, we also use this method of communication to send out an optional newsletter advising you of any special promotions, services and or products we have to offer. * If you do not wish to receive these promotional emails, (i.e., emails other than order notifications and receipts) please adjust your Mailing List preferences by logging into your account or use the unsubscribe link at the bottom of a previous newsletter promotion.
- Information Regarding Cookies: Cookies are alphanumeric identifier text files that we transfer to your computer’s web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as storage of items in your Shopping Cart between visits.
Does The PaintBox Share Any Information It Receives?
We respect your privacy and appreciate your business. At no time do we ever provide your account contact or payment information to any third-party vendor, associate or service provider unless absolutely necessary in order to complete your transaction and order.
How Secure Is Information About Me?
We work to protect the security of any sensitive information you may transmit to us by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. During payment processing and within other secure areas of our website this Secure Layer encrypts the information you provide to us. Only the last few digits of your credit card number are stored after placing an order, we do however transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card processor or merchant during payment, again this information is encrypted to avoid risk. Whilst we maintain steps to protect your data it is important for you to also protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when you have finished using a shared computer by logging out of your account on our website.
Which Information Can I Access?
PaintBox Art Supplies gives you access to a broad range of information about your account and your interactions with us for the limited purpose of viewing, and in certain cases, updating that information in addition to our Loyalty Programme. A detailed history of previous transactions linked to your account is also accessible.
Conditions of Use, Policies, and Revisions
If you choose to visit The PaintBox, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of our local state. If you have any concern about privacy of your personal information as used and collected within our website, please send us a thorough description of your concerns and we will do our best to try to resolve the matter.