Throughout hileatherstore.com (the “site”), we collect, use and disclose personal information you voluntarily provide.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU

In addition to the information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies applied to your device, we automatically collect certain information about your device when you visit the site. Moreover, we collect information about individual pages and products you view on the site, the websites or search terms that directed you there, and how you interact with the site. “Device Information” refers to the information that is automatically collected by devices.

The following technologies are used to collect Device Information:

A “Cookie” is a small piece of information stored on your device or computer that contains a unique anonymous identifier. Visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org for more information about cookies and how to disable them.

A “log file” tracks a site’s actions and collects information, including IP addresses, browsers, internet service providers, which pages you come from and leave from, as well as date and time stamps.

An electronic file called a “web beacon,” a “tag” or a “pixel” records information about the way you browse the site.

We collect additional information about you when you buy products or attempt to purchase products through the site, such as your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), and phone number. “Order Information” is what we refer to as this information.

By “Personal Information” we mean Device Information as well as Order Information.

WHAT ARE WE DOING WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

As a general rule, we use the Order Information from you to fulfill your orders (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and sending you order confirmations and invoices). Furthermore, we use this information in the following ways:

To communicate with you;

In addition, we screen orders to prevent fraud; and We may provide you with information about the products and services we offer based on the preferences you have specified.

As described above, we use your Device Information to screen for potential fraud and risks (particularly your IP address), and in general to improve and optimise our site (for example, by generating analytics about how customers navigate and interact with our site, and by analysing the results of marketing and advertising campaigns).

CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION SHARING

Third parties assist us in using your Personal Information as described above. Shopify powers our online store, for example. To learn more about how Shopify utilizes Personal Information, visit: https://wordpress.org/about/privacy/. You can learn more about how Google uses your Personal Information at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site. If you’d like to opt-out of Google Analytics, you can do so here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Also, we may be required to share your Personal Information for legal or regulatory compliance, in response to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request, or to otherwise protect our interests.

ADVERTISED BY BEHAVIOUR

Your Personal Information is used by us to provide you with targeted advertising or marketing communications we believe you might find useful. The Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) provides more information on how targeted advertising works at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-it-works.

Using the following links, you can choose not to receive targeted advertisements:

– Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads

– Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous

– Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

The Digital Advertising Alliance offers its own opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/. You can also opt out of some of these services through the Digital Advertising Alliance’s website.

DO NOT TRACK

When you set a browser’s Do Not Track preference, we do not change our data collection and usage practices.

YOUR RIGHTS

The right of access and correction to your personal information is available to European residents. We provide the following contact information below if you are interested in exercising this right.

In addition, we would like to point out that if you are a European resident we will be processing your information in order to fulfil any contracts we might have with you (for example, if you place an order on our site), or otherwise to pursue the legitimate business interests mentioned above. You should also be aware that your information may be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada, the United States, China and India.

DATA RETENTION

Unless and until you request that your Order Information be deleted, we will keep your Order Information for our records.

CHANGES

From time to time, we may update this policy to reflect changes to our practices or to comply with legislative or regulatory requirements.

MINORS

Individuals under the age of 18 are not permitted to access the site. 

CONTACT US

Please contact us by e-mail at contact@hileatherstore.com if you would like more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint.