PRIVACY POLICY

We at Spoon Optional created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our commitment to our users’ privacy. The following describes how we treat information received about visitors (“you”) when you visit our company website.

We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time and will mark new versions with a corresponding effective date. We recommend you check this page periodically for updates or modifications to this policy. This policy applies only to information collected on-line via this site and does not apply to information collected offline by Spoon Optional. Your continued use of this website constitutes your agreement to our then-current Privacy Policy.

By using the Spoon Optional website or any of our applications, products, services, features, tools or resources you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

Information We Collect

When you contact us we will collect both personal and non-personal information from you. Information collected by us is voluntarily provided by you and may include information such as your name, address, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail address. Examples of this include when you respond to our polls and surveys, give us feedback, and request information. The System may also collect non-personal information about your technology interface or preferences including for example the type of browser used or the files requested. Additionally, we may collect information regarding the websites you visit and other information, as described in this Privacy Policy.

The information we may collect includes, but is not limited to:

  • Your contact information, including your first name, last name, phone number and email address, provided by you to register to receive our newsletters, company related updates, promotions, and materials from us;
  • Your transaction history relating to the use of our products and services;
  • Information regarding your browser and other technical specifications required to use our Site;
  • Computer data or files, often called “cookies” which may be sent by your web browser and stored on an individual computer to allow our server to “recognize” you through the navigation of the website and for us to credit your account for various online transactions. Cookies, by themselves, do not tell us your e-mail address or other personally identifiable information. However, once you choose to furnish the site with personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie;
  • Computer data files, often called “web beacons” that are collected from emails or links on third-party sites that allow our server to evaluate the popularity of those links or the information contained in emails or on third-party sites; and
  • Your IP address to measure our website traffic and to help provide a more personalized experience for you on our website.

Children Under the Age of 13

This site and system is not designed for children and we do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of thirteen.

How We Use the Information

We collect information about you in order to provide you with products and services and also collect information that is necessary for the system to work properly. We use personal and non-personal information about our users for a variety of purposes including but not limited to:

  • Allowing you to receive information from us regarding our products and services;
  • Tracking information about your visits to our site or use of the system to allow us to provide better service;
  • Using certain online preferences in the aggregate across all users to evaluate the System and develop additional products and services to offer;
  • Sending or initiating direct marketing programs, such as newsletters or information about new products or services we are offering;
  • Contacting you regarding an inquiry on the System you have initiated;
  • Using content from social media platforms where you discuss our products or use a hashtag related to our products;
  • Providing information about your usage or preferences to our third-party vendors and providers; and
  • Other purposes necessary to carry out our obligations under this Privacy Policy or our Terms of Use.

We will not share your information with third parties to directly market their products to you. We may share this information with any subsidiaries, licensees, suppliers, distributors, affiliates, assigns, successors, or other related entities and their respective owners. We may disclose and use your information in special circumstances where we believe in good faith that such disclosures: (a) are required by law, including, for example, to comply with a court order or subpoena; or (b) will help to enforce our Legal Terms and Conditions; protect your safety or security, including the safety and security of property that belongs to you; and/or, protect the safety and security of our website, Spoon Optional, and/or third parties, including the safety and security of property that belongs to Spoon Optional or third parties.

Behavioral Advertising

We may also use third-party vendors, such as Google Analytics, to advertise to our users online. These third-party vendors may display Spoon Optional product advertisements on other websites based on your internet usage. More specifically, these vendors use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads based on your past visits to the site or another site affiliated with Spoon Optional products or services. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies is not linked to any personally identifiable information we may collect or you provide on the website. You can opt-out of Google analytics for Display Advertising by using Google’s Ads Settings.

How We Share Information

We may hire agents and contractors to perform services on our behalf including, without limitation, facilitating some aspects of our website, sending e-mail to you, and handling our billings, processing and collecting payments, collections and renewals. These other companies may be supplied with, or have access to, your personally identifiable information for the purpose of providing these services to us or on our behalf. Agents and contractors of Spoon Optional who have access to personally identifiable information are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Notice by, for example, not using the information for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for Spoon Optional and as otherwise required by law.

Links

The Spoon Optional website may contain links to other sites whose information practices may be different than ours. Spoon Optional is not responsible or liable for the information collection practices or content of such linked sites. Visitors should consult the other sites’ privacy notices, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, third parties.

Privacy Options

By providing information to us or by using our site, you are consenting to our use of your data as outlined in this Privacy Policy. While we work hard to use and disclose our users’ personal information only for the purposes identified herein, you can choose not to provide personal information or limit the personal information obtained by us as follows:

  • You may have your contact information removed from our marketing lists to inform users of new or relevant products, services and special offers by clicking on the unsubscribe link in any communication received from us or by emailing us.
  • You may limit the collection of “cookies” through your browser settings. However, this may disable our ability to provide you with the most relevant products or information regarding the System: and
  • You may limit the ability of Google Analytics to track your online activity as outlined in the “Behavioral Advertising” section.

Security

We maintain administrative, physical and technical safeguards for all user information collected in our system. The personally identifiable information that we collect about you is stored in limited access servers, password protected and accessible by only a limited number of our personnel. We will maintain additional safeguards to protect the security of your personally identifiable information. Although we take these measures to protect the security of your information, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us. You transmit such information at your own risk and agree that Spoon Optional will not be liable for any damages or injury that may result from unauthorized access to, or use of, your information.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about our online privacy policy for this site or its implementation, please contact us using our feedback form or by sending a letter to the following address:

Spoon Optional

12620 Hilloway Road

Minnetonka, MN 55305