B. Information Collection and Use
Schweinkram does not rent, sell, or share Personal Information with other people or companies except to provide or offer services you have requested when Schweinkram has your permission to share Personal Information under the following circumstances:
- (i) In response to subpoenas, court orders, discovery requests, or other legal processes, or to establish or exercise its legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- (ii) If necessary to share information, including Personal Information, in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of the Schweinkram policies or these Terms, or as otherwise required by law;
- (iii) When necessary to fulfill certain services or functions related to this website that are outsourced to third parties; or
- (iv) In the event of the sale, merger or acquisition of Schweinkram’s business.
C. Confidentiality and Security
i. Schweinkram uses commercially reasonable protections to safeguard your Personal Information. These measures are intended to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of the information under our control; however, Schweinkram cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent parties (such as “hackers” or other bad actors) from illegally obtaining or misusing Personal Information.
ii. Although Schweinkram takes commercially reasonable security measures to protect your Personal Information, Schweinkram must interact with third party servers and systems (for example, to support your requests, provide services, and process your transactions). Schweinkram strives to work with only reputable third parties vendors to provide those services, yet Schweinkram is not responsible for any acts or omissions of third parties that may result in compromising the security of Personal Information.
D. Registration and Password
To access some of the content, information, and services at the website, you may be required to register by providing certain information and creating a user name and password to access (or log into) the website. you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password. you shall be responsible for all uses of your user name(s) and password(s), and activity associated with your account. you agree to immediately notify Schweinkram of any unauthorized access or use of your user name(s) and/or password(s).
E. Public Forums, Indemnification, Release & Content License From you
Any information that you disclose in public areas of this website (or, of course, the internet in general) will become public information. you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personally identifiable information in such areas. Any information posted or contributed to any element of the website may be used by Schweinkram in any manner, and the act of contributing information or other content constitutes a perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide license for Schweinkram (and its affiliates and successors) to use, reproduce, distribute, perform, display and make derivative works from such information and content. By submitting content or information to this website, you represent and warrant that such information and content does not infringe upon or violate any person’s or company’s rights and that such content is legal and all persons shown or referenced are above the Legal Age, and you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Schweinkram, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and contractors for any damages or liability that arise out of or related to your contribution of content or information. you promise not to sue or make a claim against Schweinkram or its affiliates, officers, directors, employees or contractors (“Schweinkram Parties”) and you hereby waive any and all claims against such Schweinkram Parties for any liability or damages arising out of or related to the acts or omissions of other users or contributors to this website.
F. Cookies; Pixel Tracking
i. When you browse the website, a temporary cookie is placed on your computer that helps Schweinkram collect information to help us better understand our visitors’ interests and to better serve you.
What are Cookies?
ii. In addition to using cookies, the website may employ “pixel tracking”, a common process which may be used in connection with advertisements on other sites. Pixel tracking involves the use of pixel tags that are not visible to the user and consist of a few lines of computer code. Pixel tracking measures the effectiveness of advertisements and compiles aggregate and specific usage statistics. A “pixel tag” is placed on certain pages of websites that are used to track an individual user’s activity. we may access these pixel tags to identify activity and interests that may allow us to better match our goods, services, and other offers with your interests and needs. For example, if you visit our website from an advertisement on another website, the pixel tag will allow the advertiser to track that its advertisement brought you to the website.
If you visit our website, and we link you to another website, we may also be able to determine that you were sent to and/or transacted with a third party website. This data is collected for use in our marketing and research.
G. Linking (To & From) the website; Advertisers
Schweinkram may, from time to time, provide via the website, links to other websites or resources and/or advertisements or other such promotional materials related to third parties. Because Schweinkram has no control over the content of such third-party sites or the quality of the goods or services offered therein, User acknowledges and agrees that Schweinkram is not responsible for and in no way guarantees or endorses:
(a) the availability of such third party sites or resources;
(b) the accuracy, value, or completeness of any content available at or through the third party sites;
(c) the goods or services offered via these third party sites. Accordingly, User acknowledges and agrees that Schweinkram shall not be responsible or liable to User in any manner, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss, caused or alleged to be caused, by or in connection with accessing such third party sites, use of or reliance on the content of any such third-party sites, and/or the quality of any goods or services offered by or through any such third party sites.
Schweinkram may elect at any time to use third parties to process payments, and in that process, redirect you to a third-party site. Such third party may impose additional terms and conditions governing the provided payment processing services. you are responsible for abiding by any such terms. Schweinkram disclaims any liability associated with any violation of such terms by you. Schweinkram may store and access your payment information as necessary for Schweinkram to process transactions and maintain user memberships.
H. Consent to Receive Notifications & Other Communications
We do not sell or provide your email address or other information to any third parties to allow those parties to market to you or otherwise contact you (other than to our service providers to facilitate us providing services to you) (e.g., we may use a third-party email service to notify you when a shipment was made or, when you do not opt-out of our marketing emails, to send you notification of a sale). we reserve the right to send electronic mail or other messages to you and other Users, but you can opt-out of our marketing emails. you understand and agree that even unsolicited commercial email sent from Us or Our affiliates (acting on our behalf related to our products and services) is not SPAM as that term is defined under the law. The purpose of this communication may include but is not limited to:
(a) Inform you of any changes to the status of your account;
(b) Inform you of any purchases made on the website via your account;
(c) Provide information to you regarding products or services offered by Our affiliates or partners (subject to your ability to opt-out of our marketing emails);
(d) Inform you about any of Our related products or services;
(e) Provide you with information about any item that we think, in Our sole discretion, may be of interest to you (e.g, if we were to have to recall a product).
You may opt-out of marketing announcements and messages by contacting [email protected].
If you opt-out of these marketing emails, you may still receive system notices and other information that is specifically related to your account. For example, we may send you messages related to a product recall or in response to a lost password request or for other administrative reasons associated with the website.
If you provide your information to Us, use the website or Our Services, you will have created a commercial relationship with Us. In having done so, you understand that even unsolicited commercial email sent from Us or Our affiliates (acting on our behalf related to our products and services) is not SPAM as that term is defined under the law.