COLLECTION OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
We collect personally identifiable information (email address, name, phone number, etc.) from you when you set up a free account with siddharthbymkc.com. While you can browse some sections of our site without being a registered member, certain activities (such as placing an order) may require registration.
We reserve the right to contact you on the information provided, both email and mobile phone numbers, with the intent of keeping you abreast of the order status or any other information that may impact your purchase experience with Siddharth by MKC. This may require us to contact you on your number even if it is listed on the DND list. If you prefer to be contacted on another number, then you must explicitly state the same in your order or call in to our customer service department. In addition, we may use your contact information to send you offers based on your previous orders and your interests unless explicitly opted out by you.
In addition, we keep a record of your past purchases, returns, and credits. We may also ask you for information regarding your personal preferences and demographics to help us better meet your needs.
Any information provided by you to any third party advertisements regarding Siddharth by MKC may also be collected by us and shall be protected in accordance with the present policy.
USE OF DEMOGRAPHIC AND PROFILE DATA
We use personal information to provide the services you request. To the extent we use your personal information to market to you, we will provide you the ability to opt-out of such uses. We use your personal information to resolve disputes; troubleshoot problems; help promote a safe service; collect fees owed; measure consumer interest in our products and services, inform you about online and offline offers, products, services, updates; customize your experience; detect and protect us against error, fraud and other criminal activity; enforce our terms and conditions; and as otherwise described to you at the time of collection. In our efforts to continually improve our product and service offerings, we collect and analyze demographic and profile data about our users' activity on our website.
In an effort to make our Website as effective and enjoyable as possible, the computers (including servers) that operate it collect and retain certain information each time you visit. We store these statistics in server logs. These statistics do not identify you personally, but provide us information regarding the type of user who is accessing our Website and certain browsing activities of that user. This data may include: the IP address of the user accessing our Website (i.e. the unique I.D. number of the user's computer), the type of browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) and the operating system (Windows, Mac OS, etc.), the Website the user last visited before linking to our Website, how long the user accessed our Website in any given session, and the date and time of access. We may make extensive usage of this data at an aggregated level in order to understand how our Website is being used. We may share some of the aggregate findings (not the specific data like personal information) with advertisers, sponsors, investors, strategic partners, and others in order to help our business grow.
We will occasionally ask you to complete optional online surveys. These surveys may ask you for contact information and demographic information (like zip code, age, or income level). We use this data to tailor your experience at our site, providing you with content that we think you might be interested in and to display content according to your preferences.
SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may share personal information with our other corporate entities and affiliates to: help detect and prevent identity theft, fraud and other potentially illegal acts; correlate related or multiple accounts to prevent abuse of our services; and to facilitate joint or co-branded services that you request where such services are provided by more than one corporate entity. Those entities and affiliates may not market to you as a result of such sharing unless you explicitly opt-in.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Our site links to other websites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. siddharthbymkc.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those linked websites.
Our site has stringent security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Whenever you change or access your account information, we offer the use of a secure server. Once your information is in our possession we adhere to strict security guidelines, protecting it against unauthorized access.
Siddharthbymkc.com provides all users with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving non-essential (promotional, marketing-related) communications from us on behalf of our partners, and from us in general, after setting up an account. If you want to remove your contact information from all siddharthbymkc.com lists and newsletters, please click Unsubcribe at the bottom of the newsletter.
ANALYSIS AND REPORTING
Siddharth by MKC uses reporting software that allows us to analyze the amount and type of member traffic we get on our Website. We use this data to make improvements to your shopping experience and to ensure that we have enough capacity to properly serve all of our members. The software provides aggregate reporting information to Siddharth by MKC only. No personal or personally identifiable information is gathered or used for this process.
Siddharth by MKC may use various outside agencies (third party service providers) to make our Website operate. For example, we may use third parties to host our Website, operate various features made available on our Website, send emails, analyze data, provide search results and links, and assist in fulfilling your orders. Some of these third parties may need access to your information in order to make the services provided through our Website work. Information will only be disclosed to these service providers on a need-to-know basis, and they will only be permitted to use such information for the purpose of providing the particular services provided by such entities in connection with our Website. We shall however not disclose your credit card details except to the payment gateways.
Questions regarding this statement should be directed to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org