Privacy Policy

Betty Hemmings Leathergoods Privacy Policy

Introduction

At Betty Hemmings Leathergoods (“Betty Hemmings”, ‘we’, ‘our’, ‘us’) we recognize the importance of protecting the privacy of personal and financial information of its online visitors (‘you’, ‘your’, ‘yours’). This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) will help you to understand what we may do with any personal information that we obtain from you. “Personal Information” means information such as your name, address, telephone number(s), birth date, payment card numbers, purchase information and email address. This Privacy Policy guides how we collect, store and use the information that you provide to us.

Please note that this Site may contain links to third party websites that are not controlled or operated by Betty Hemmings. This Privacy Policy does not apply to such third party website, and Betty Hemmings is not responsible for the content of such third party websites or the privacy practices of such third parties. Therefore Betty Hemmings encourages you to request and review the privacy policies of any third parties before disclosing your personal information to such parties or when visiting such third party websites. 

If you do not accept this Privacy Policy, please exit this site immediately.

Consent

By submitting Personal Information to Betty Hemmings or its service providers and agents, you agree that Betty Hemmings may collect your Personal Information and you consent to the collection, use, disclosure and transfer of your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and as permitted by applicable law. Subject to legal and contractual requirements, you may refuse or withdraw your consent to certain of the purposes identified herein at any time by contacting Betty Hemmings at info@bettyhemmings.com . If you refuse or withdraw your consent, you acknowledge that Betty Hemmings may not be able to provide you or continue to provide you with certain services or information which may be of value to you. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into, and part of, the Terms and Conditions, which govern, in general, your use of the website operated by Betty Hemmings (“Site” or  “Web Site”). 

Purpose for Collecting Personal Information 

Betty Hemmings collects uses and discloses personal information in order to provide you with goods and services and/or information on products and services you might be interested in. We also collect, use and disclose your personal information to comply with legal and regulatory requirements and as otherwise may be permitted or required by applicable laws. Betty Hemmings collects Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To identify, contact and ship products purchased by you.
  • To establish and maintain commercial relations with you.
  • To provide you with ongoing service and product offers.
  • To respond to your inquiries
  • To provide you with information about our products and warranty claims.
  • To support Betty Hemmings core business functions such as internal business processes, marketing and advertising.
  • To meet legal and regulatory requirements. 

Betty Hemmings Privacy Policy will apply to all Personal Information collected, used or disclosed by Betty Hemmings when an individual:

  • Makes an inquiry by telephone, by email or through our Web Site.
  • Registers or provides information by email or through the internet.
  • Makes a purchase from Betty Hemmings Site.
  • Completes a customer profile on Betty Hemmings Site.
  • Issues a complaint regarding a Betty Hemmings products or services.
  • Makes a warranty claim from an item purchased at Betty Hemmings.
  • Requests information or assistance from Betty Hemmings.
  • Participates or responds to consumer survey or requests for opinions, concerns, and preferences regarding Betty Hemmings products and services.
  • Using other features of the Betty Hemmings Site that may be offered from time to time.

Use of Cookies 

In common with many websites Betty Hemmings uses “cookies” to help gather and store information to our Site. A cookie is a small text file that is transferred by a web server and stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device. It can only read by the server that sent it to you. This information does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous unless you have otherwise provided Betty Hemmings with your personal information. 

Cookies assist Betty Hemmings to improve the Site and Betty Hemmings offering(s), and to deliver more personalized service by enabling Betty Hemmings to monitor traffic to our Site, usage patterns and to recognize repeat visitors for statistical/analytical purposes. 

You can delete cookies at any time or can set your browser to reject or disable cookies. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to the Site. Please note if you do disable cookies from your browser, you may not be able to access certain sections of the Site.

Limiting Collection of Personal Information

Betty Hemmings limits the collection of Personal Information to that which is necessary for the identified purposes in this Privacy Policy and will collect, use and disclose this information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. The personal information that Betty Hemmings may collect may include your name, username, password, email address, age, date of birth, gender, address, telephone number, credit card and debit card numbers (with expiration dates), personal preferences, and any other personal information that you choose to include in your profile, or in other communications to Betty Hemmings.

Use and Disclosure

Personal Information will not be used without your consent for purposes other than those for which it was collected or in accordance with applicable laws. We may also use and disclose your Personal Information to other third parties under the following limited circumstances:

  • With service providers or suppliers that help with our business operations, our Site; or
  • With your consent; or
  • When necessary to protect the safety, property, or other rights of Betty Hemmings, our customers or employees, to detect and prevent fraud; or
  • When otherwise required or permitted by law. 

Exceptions

This Privacy Policy does not impose any limits on the collection, use or disclosure of the information by Betty Hemmings: 

  • With information that is publically available, such as a customer’s name, address and telephone number listed in a directory or made available through directory assistance;
  • Name, title or business address or telephone number of an employee of a company or organization;
  • Non-personal information which does not identify you specifically; or
  • Other information about a customer that is publically available and is set out in Regulations made pursuant to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Act (Canada).

Revisions to this Privacy Policy

Betty Hemmings reserves the right, at Betty Hemmings discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time, without prior notice to you. However, Betty Hemmings will treat your continued use of the Site following such revision as your acceptance of the revised terms. All revisions will be posted to the Sites and will apply to any personal information collected on or after the date posted. Betty Hemmings will obtain the necessary consents required under applicable privacy laws if it seeks to collect, use or disclose your personal information for purposes other than those to which consent has been obtained unless otherwise required or permitted by law. We recommend that you regularly check this page to ensure that you have read the most recent version.

Security

To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, maintain data accuracy and facilitate the appropriate use of information, Betty Hemmings strives to maintain appropriate technology and administrative security safeguards to protect your Personal Information against loss, theft, and unauthorized access. Any Personal Information you provide to us is exchanged on a secure server.

Nevertheless, Internet or wireless transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any messages or information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by others. If you have any questions about the security of Personal Information collected by Betty Hemmings, please contact: info@bettyhemmings.com

Placing an Order on Betty Hemmings E-Commerce Site 

Should you place an order on Betty Hemmings Site, we request information reasonably needed by us to complete the processing of your order and billing. We also share our users’ personal information with our external shipping companies and credit card processing companies in order to bill and ship your order, but we do not provide any more information than reasonably necessary. We may also use the information to contact you regarding your order and to provide you with ongoing services and offers which you may be interested in.

Retention of Your Personal Information 

The personal information that you provide will be treated by Betty Hemmings in accordance with applicable laws. However, Betty Hemmings will take reasonable steps to destroy personal information we hold if it is no longer required for Betty Hemmings business purposes. 

Accessing and Correction of your personal information

You may request access to your Personal Information which we may hold and we will respond within due course provided for under applicable laws. We will need to verify your identity before providing you with the Personal Information we hold about you. We may not be able to provide you with access to your Personal Information if the information cannot be separated from the Personal Information of others, cannot be disclosed for reasons of security or commercial confidentiality, or is protected by legal privileges. If we cannot provide you with access to your Personal Information, we ill advice you of the reasons access is being denied, unless we are prohibited by law from doing so. If you believe that the Personal Information that Betty Hemmings holds about you is not accurate or complete please write to the Privacy Officer at the address below. 

Betty Hemmings Privacy Officer

We welcome questions and comments about this Privacy Policy. To request a correction or to review your personal information or withdraw your consent to the use of your Personal Information, please contact: 

Betty Hemmings Leathergoods
Att: Privacy Officer
162 Cumberland Street
Renaissance Court
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5R 3N5

 

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