Equal Exchange has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for: www.equalexchange.coop and shop.equalexchange.coop.
What we collect
Personal Identifiable Information
We collect and store the personal identifiable information you affirmatively choose to provide to us, such as your name, mailing address, email address, and other information when you purchase products, create an account with us, fill out a survey, enter contests, participate in promotions, post comments on bulletin boards, or otherwise interact with our Site. For example, when you purchase a product from our Site, we ask you to provide certain personal identifiable information to fulfill your order, including your name, email address, phone, shipping address, billing address and payment information to facilitate your purchase.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Equal Exchange takes reasonable steps to maintain appropriate physical, technical and administrative security to help prevent loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of personal information.
While we take these reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal information, including the use of encryption, no system or transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
Links to other websites
Our Site may contain links to other websites, which are not under our control. We provide these links as a customer convenience and to allow advertisers to promote their own sites or products, and do not endorse those sites, companies or their products or services. Also, when you link to our Site from another site, the originating site may collect information about you. We do not review, control or monitor the practices, information or materials on any other websites, and are not responsible or liable for the communications, practices, information, content or materials from any of those sites. You are responsible for understanding and adhering to any other website's terms and conditions.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by calling 774-776-7400.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, you may update this information under the my account settings on this site, otherwise you can contact us at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
By using our website, you agree to Equal Exchange's collection and information-use policies, as described above. If you have any questions about our information-collection or privacy practices, please contact Equal Exchange by phone at 774-776-7400.