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GOBI STRAPS PRIVACY POLICY

PLEASE READ THIS POLICY TO UNDERSTAND HOW YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE IMPACTED

Ecommerce is a dynamic industry, is subject to rapidly evolving technology and our policies and practices may change from time to time. This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) will be updated accordingly and will take effect upon being posted to the site.

By using our Site or services, providing us with your Personal Information, or making a purchase from our Site you agree to the collection, use, retention and disclosure practices as outlined in this Policy.

In this Policy, “you” or “your” shall refer to you as the reader of this Policy and the individual to which personal information may pertain. “We,” “us” or “our” shall refer to Gobi Straps.

It is your responsibility to check back regularly for any changes to this Policy.

“Personal Information” is a simple way to refer to information which uniquely identifies you. This would include, but is not limited to, your name (first, middle and last), your email address, your phone number, your location (address) and credit card information. It may also include less obvious information like your IP address, cookies that are stored on your computer to allow it and your browser to be identified, and device IDs that allow your computer or mobile device to be uniquely identified. This Policy covers the collection, use and retention of any and all personal information (whether or not specifically named) by Gobi Straps.

Please note that interaction with third party websites, vendors or services (collectively “third parties”), even on a website owned or operated by us will be governed by the privacy policies and practices of that third party and we do not take responsibility for their conduct or practices. Please carefully review the privacy policies of any third parties before accessing them or providing information to them in order to understand how they will use your personal information.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

The types of information that we collect includes (but is not limited to):

WHEN WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may collect personal information in different ways. A non exclusive list would include:

 

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

We may use your personal information in a number of ways including, but not limited to:

Enabling your Interaction with our Website and Business

To Operate, Analyze, Optimize and Improve our Website and our Business

To Promote and Market our Business

SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Gobi Straps relies on a variety of vendors and partners in the operation of the business and while carrying out marketing activities. We may share personal information with these vendors in the course of business.

A non-exclusive representation of our vendors is provided here for context. Our ecommerce platform is hosted by Shopify. We use Shopify’s payment provider to process all transactions on our website which may involve sharing your name, address and credit card information with this vendor. We also use a vendor to support all of our email marketing which may have access to your name, email address, what product you ordered and other information. We use Third Party Cookies provided by companies such as Google and Facebook to serve advertising on our behalf.

Gobi Straps may also disclose personal information as required by law enforcement or where necessary to protect our interests.

A sale of the business, or a part of the business, may include the transfer of personal information of customer and others.

NO GUARANTEE OF INFORMATION SECURITY

Like any business we cannot guarantee that your information will never be compromised and that it will always remain confidential. 

COOKIES, PIXELS, BEACONS AND TAGS

Many websites across the internet, including Gobi Straps, use Cookies, Pixels, Web Beacons, Tags and other technology (collectively “Tracking Technology”) to collect information on user behavior across the internet in order to support website functionality, understand user activity or to provide personalized experiences and serve advertisements on the website and across the internet.

Please take notice that Gobi Straps may utilize all forms of Tracking Technology including technology that is currently in use and that which is yet to be invented or implemented.

If you have disabled all cookies some functionality on GobiStraps.com such as “add to cart” may not be available to you.

THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING AND TRACKING

It is important that you take notice that Gobi Straps does utilize Third Party Tracking Technology (such as cookies) in order to assist us in the operation of our business, providing relevant marketing, and serve advertising across the internet.

Our website contains tracking technology from companies such as Google and Facebook (as well as others) that serve advertising on our behalf which may be based on your activity -- both on our website and off.

Gobi Straps may partner with Facebook, Google or other Third Parties to share Personal Information in order to utilize Tracking Technology (including but not limited to email address and phone number) to optimize our operations and to provide you with specific content that we feel is relevant to you.

If you wish to investigate opting out of Third Party Tracking please visit the Network Advertising Initiative (http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1#!/), the Digital Advertising Alliance (http://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2#!/) or the specific entity that you wish to opt out with.

To adjust your advertising preferences with Google please visit: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated

Gobi Straps regrets it is unable to honor those opt-outs on your behalf.

DO NOT TRACK TECHNOLOGY 

Gobi Straps is not equipped to recognize and honor this request or setting from a browser, computer, user or device.

VOLUNTARY PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

Gobi Straps may offer functionality on our website, blog or other locations for our users and customers to provide information, comments and content. If you choose to comment, leave a review or undertake another similar action please be aware that such comment or information (including your name, email address, or other information) may be publically viewable on GobiStraps.com, the internet more broadly, and available for access by third parties.

DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION 

Gobi Straps may partner with other companies and brands in different ways such as the creation of products or the administration of cooperative promotions. At the discretion of Gobi Straps we may utilize or share your Personal Information in order to optimize our operations, notify you of and promote relevant partnership efforts to you.

COMPLIANCE WITH THE LAW

Gobi Straps believes strongly in compliance with any lawful requests from government, law enforcement or private parties. We maintain the right to disclose any information in our possession about you to the government, law enforcement or private parties when we, in our sole discretion, believe that it is reasonable and appropriate. This could include, but is not limited to, situations where it is necessary to be responsive to a subpoena, to protect the rights or interests of Gobi Straps or a third party, to protect the safety of a person or the public, or when appropriate to mitigate the risk of illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity.

BUSINESS TRANSFERS

In connection with a partner marketing effort, partnership, joint venture, merger, acquisition, reorganization, sale of assets or in the case of bankruptcy, Gobi Straps may sell or transfer some or all of its assets to include your Personal Information.

BREACH AND INFORMATION SECURITY

No method of transmission and storage of information is 100% secure.

In the event of a breach of your personal information we will make any legally required disclosure to you as required by law.

INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Any personal information that we have collected, or you have provided, may be transferred to, stored on, and processed by computers that are located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction and the law regulating personal information may be less protective than the laws of your jurisdiction. Please understand that if you are located outside of the United States any information that you provide will be transferred to and processed in the United States.

By using our site or services, providing us with your personal information, or making a purchase from our site you agree to the collection, use, and disclosure practices as outlined in this Policy and the transfer of your personal information to the United States. 

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION

Our website, content and any targeted promotion are not oriented towards children and Gobi Straps does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age we ask that you not use our website and/or provide us with any information.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS/INQUIRIES

If you have additional questions or other inquiries related to this Privacy Policy please send an email to info@GobiStraps.com with “PRIVACY” as the subject line.

 Revised: 03/2018