Information Collection and Use
When you visit privatevineyardestateswines.com, our stats package from Google collects some basic information about your browser. Examples are things like what type of browser and operating system are you using; how long did you stay on our site; what pages did you look at. This helps us understand how visitors browse our site, so that we can make their shopping experience better.
We also collect personal information about you when you check out of our store such as your name, address, postal code, phone number, etc. We need this information to process payment and ship merchandise to you.
Under no circumstances will we share any information that we collect with any third parties or web sites in any way that varies from what is disclosed in this statement. All the information you give us is completely private and used solely for order processing and shipping. If you give us permission to send you marketing emails then we use your email for that purpose, but never does that email get sold or distributed to any other web site or list.
You may also access the personal information you have submitted to privatevineyardestateswines.com by selecting “Your Account” and editing the information as it exists in our system currently. You are also able to access your information in order to update or delete it by sending us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
No registration is required in order to use this website; an account is created when a user completes a purchase. Users are required to provide their name, date of birth, email address, phone number and zip code. This information is necessary in order for us to contact users about services on our site for which they have expressed interest. It is optional for the user to create a username and password.
Privatevineyardestateswines.com order forms request data from users including: Contact information such as name and shipping address; financial information such as credit card number, expiration date, billing address, and billing phone number. This information is used for billing purposes to verify that the customer is of legal age, and to fill customers' orders. If we encounter difficulty when processing an order, this contact information is used to contact the user. This information is harvested from a secure area and encrypted for our customers' protection. It is not sold or shared with anyone else under any circumstances.
We collect contact information, such as name, shipping address and phone number, for gift recipients to ensure correct gift delivery. We do not sell, share or rent any contact information for gift recipients with third parties. We do not sell or rent any personally identifiable information that you provide to us regarding gift recipients, but they may receive offers from us highlighting new features, new products and services and special offers we think they will find of interest. Also we may send marketing offers to gift recipients on behalf of ourselves and our business partners. In connection with such offers, we allow gift recipients to opt out of receiving future marketing-related mailings from us.
A cookie is data stored on the end-user's hard drive with information that relates directly to the end-user's visit to our web site. Any information placed in the cookie is accessible only to privatevineyardestateswines.com, and will not be sold or shared with anyone else under any circumstances. We use a cookie to store a unique session identifier, which allows us to maintain shopping cart and state selections from one page request to the next, and maintain session information from one visit to the next. By setting a cookie on our site, the user would not have to log in more than once, thereby saving time while visiting our site. Cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance users' experience and display products that relate directly to individual user preferences. Cookies are tied to personal information but the information collected through cookies is never shared with third parties.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track users' movement and gather demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable sites.
We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in any way that varies from what is disclosed in this statement. We use an outside shipping company to ship orders, and a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our site.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that privatevineyardestateswines.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.
When our order form asks users to enter sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number), that information is encrypted using Secure Socket Layer technology. On a secure page such as our order form, the lock icon on the bottom of Web browsers' switches to locked, as opposed to unlocked mode, and back to open mode when you are just browsing.
Sale of Our Company
As a natural consequence of the development of our company, we could be sold to another company. In the event that another company acquires us or a significant portion of our assets is sold to another company, all customer data including financial records and consumer information collected on privatevineyardestateswines.com may be transferred to the new company. You will be notified via of any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS
Beginning on January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits customers who are California residents to request certain information from companies with more than 20 employees, regarding its disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. While currently we do not have 20 employees and are not subject to this law, we will voluntarily consider requests on a case-by-case basis. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
The Privacy Notice posted on this site is effective as of July 2013 and was last changed on June 28, 2014.