Privacy and Cookie Policy

Privacy Policy July 2017

Thank you for visiting us at NassauCandy.com (“the website,” “Nassau Candy,” the “company,” “us,” “we,” “our,” or “the service”). This Privacy Policy governs each website, mobile site, application and/or other service, regardless of how distributed, transmitted, published or broadcast (each, a “Service”) provided by Nassau Candy, Inc., its parent, subsidiaries and/or affiliates (“we,” ”us,” or “our”) that links to this User Agreement and Privacy Policy, which is binding on all those who access, visit and/or use the Service.

Your privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting the privacy of our customers’ personal information that we collect from our website, mobile site, app, and/or other service. Amendments to this statement will be posted at NassauCandy.com and will be effective when posted. Your continued use of this site following the posting of any amendment, modification or change shall constitute your acceptance.

Here at NASSAU CANDY it is important that our customers know and understand how information may be utilized by us and also by our advertising partners and affiliations. Please read through this Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) at your convenience which we hope will address any questions you may have regarding how we use this information. If you have any additional questions or comments not specifically addressed in the Policy, or have any additional feedback, we encourage you to contact us.

Information covered by this policy

This Policy covers personally identifiable information and other visitor information collected by Nassau Candy, Inc., its parent, subsidiaries, and/or affiliates and our advertising partners and affiliations on the Website (sometimes referred to as the "Site") and through other means, including sweepstakes and other promotional programs and directly by our customer service department and sales teams.

The Information we collect and how we collect it

Nassau Candy may collect personally identifiable information about you and your browsing history, and other information regarding your usage of the Site, including without limitation:

  • Customer name
  • Email address
  • User ID and password
  • Billing address and telephone number
  • Shipping address and telephone number (if different from billing address)
  • Job title
  • Federal Tax ID
  • Credit card/Payment information (optional)
  • Purchase History
  • Viewing History Web preferences
  • Web Preferences
  • Cookies
  • IP address
  • Other pertinent information needed to provide access to the Site's applications and/or Nassau Candy's provision of products and services to you

Your access, visitation and/or use of the Service, including without limitation any registration on any aspect of the Service, will constitute your agreement to this Privacy Policy. You consent to your information being collected, used, disclosed and stored by us and our partners, parent company, subsidiaries and/or affiliates, only as described by this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. When you purchase products at our Site, we retain information concerning those product purchases. Customers or other visitors to our Site may occasionally be invited to voluntarily provide personally identifiable or other information and/or participate in one of our voluntary online surveys. (These customers and other visitors are informed of the information we collect and how the information will be used before agreeing to provide this information or participate in these surveys.)

Cookies, Beacons and other technology information

What is a “Cookie”? A Cookie is a small file stored on your computer by a website to give you a unique ID. Nassau Candy utilizes Cookies to track visitors to this Site, to enable the Company to recognize customers which helps us present more personalized content and provide persistent login functionality, to improve and enhance a visitor's experience on the Site and to advertise and market our products and services, including by targeting specific or promotional offers to you, the customer. Cookies may also be used to assist Nassau Candy in customizing Site information or in improving the performance or usability of the Site.

Nassau Candy may also contract with a third party data collection and reporting service ("Third Party Service") to collect and analyze information regarding customers and other Site visitors and their use of the Site. The Third Party Service may store data or use Cookies on Nassau Candy’s behalf to collect such information. The Third Party Service is contractually prohibited from using information obtained in the course of providing these services to Nassau Candy in any manner other than solely for Nassau Candy's business purposes and as agreed to by this Privacy Policy.

Our Site may also employ a technology referred to as "web beacons" or "tracking pixels" (sometimes also called "Action Tags," "Clear GIFs" or "Web Bugs.") This technology allows us to monitor activity on the Site and to understand your page viewing habits on our Site. This technology may also involve the use of Cookies. These Web Beacons and/or Tracking Pixels allow us to determine the effectiveness of our advertising and marketing. This technology is also utilized to help Nassau Candy optimize, adapt and modify our Site for you and other future Site visitors. This technology is also employed to recognize users by accessing Cookies for the use and purposes noted above. In addition, Web Beacons allow us to know whether or not you have received and opened our emails to you.

Setting your Cookie preference

Your web browser probably gives you cookie choices. For instance, most browsers allow you to block “third party cookies,” which are cookies from sites other than the one you’re visiting. Cookie options vary from browser to browser, so you need to check your browser settings for more information. You must accept Cookies if you need to access pages on the Site that enable you to review or use your confidential account information. These Cookies are essential for Site administration and security.

NOTE: If you configure your computer to block or erase Cookies, you will not be able to use all or certain parts or features of this Site.

Communications to You

The communications between you and Us usually use electronic means, whether you access, visit or use the Site, send us messages, or whether we post notices on the Site or Service or communicate with you via messaging. For contractual purposes, you (a) consent to receive communications from us in electronic form; and (b) agree that all notices, documents, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications would satisfy if they were in writing. Your consent to receive communications and do business electronically, and your agreement to do so applies to all of your interactions and transactions with us.

How We Use Information About You

We use personally identifiable information you supply through the Site and/or Service to provide you with the merchandise, product, service and/or Content you have requested. For example if you subscribe to any of our publications, we may use your email address to send you a confirmation notice and your mailing address to send you the publication. Similarly, if you enter an online sweepstakes, we will use this information to notify you if you are a winner. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features, products or services, and/or to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.

Unless otherwise specified on the Site, we may share information about you and your computer, mobile or other device, including without limitation your Registration Information and other personally identifiable information, with our parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates and with carefully selected companies who we think may offer services and/or products that may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to have your personally identifiable information shared with unaffiliated third parties, contact our Privacy Policy Manager as described at the end of this document.

If you do not wish to receive future commercial messages from us, simply follow the unsubscribe instructions contained within the message you receive. (But note that you may continue to receive certain communications for us, sic as transactional or relationship messages, and/or messages about your account/profile). If you’ve registered with any part of the Service, please use the mechanism or contact information, if available, to keep all such data accurate and up-to-date. If no such mechanism or contact information is available on the Service, contact our Privacy Policy manager as described below with your changes.

We may also allow access to our database by third parties that provide us with services such as technical maintenance, market research, community and forums management, auction services, and shopping or other functionality, but only for the purpose of an to the extent necessary to provide those services. And if you choose to purchase merchandise, products and/or services, including without limitation Content on or through features on the Service, we may forward your information to third parties for services such as credit card or other payment processing, order fulfillment, credit pre-authorization, and address verification.

There are also times when you provide information about yourself to us in areas of the Service that may be managed or participated in by third parties. In such cases, the information may be used by us and by such third party(ies), each pursuant to its own policies. We may also provide your information to our advertisers, so that they can serve ads to you that meet your needs or match your interests. While we may seek to require such third parties to follow appropriate privacy policies and will not authorize them to use this information except for the express purpose for which it is provided, we do not bear any responsibility for any actions or policies of third policies.

We reserve the right to access, use, and share with others your personally identifiable information for purposes of health, safety and other matters in the public interest.

We may also provide access to our database in order to cooperate with official investigations or legal proceedings initiated by governmental and/or law enforcement officials, as well as private parties, including for example, in response to subpoenas, search warrants, court orders, or other legal process.

In addition, we reserve the right to use the information we collect about your computer, mobile or other device (including its geographic location), which may at times be able to identify you, for any lawful business purpose, including without limitation to help diagnose problems with our servers, to gather broad demographic information, analyze trends, track users’ movement around the Service, and to otherwise administer the Service. Geographic location information about you and/or your computer, mobile or other device may specifically be used to show you content and sponsored messaging based on geographic location.

We reserve the right to use, transfer, sell and share aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any lawful business purpose, such as analyzing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers, sponsors, clients and customers.

In addition as our business changes, we may buy or sell various assets. In the event all or a portion of the assets owned or controlled by us, our parent or any subsidiary or affiliated entity are sold, assigned, transferred or acquired by another company, the information from and/or about our Service users may be among the transferred assets.

We reserve the right to identify you from your registration Information and/or to merge or co-mingle anonymous or non-personally identifiable data about you, your offline and online behavior, and/or your computer, mobile or other device (including its geographic location), with your Registration Information and/or other personally identifiable data for any lawful business purpose.

Do Not Track (DNT)

We do not currently support any browser based Do Not Track (DNT) Settings or participate in any DNT frameworks, and we do not assign any meaning to any potential DNT track signals you may send or alter any of our data collection or use practices in response to such signals. If you wish to opt out of Tracking Technologies by third parties you may visit the site at this link with for more information: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/

Third Party Social Networking Services

If you choose to access, visit and/or use any third party social networking service(s) that may be integrated with the Service, we may receive personally identifiable information and other information about you and your computer, mobile or other device that you have made available to those services, including information about your contacts on those services. For example, some social networking services allow you to push content from our Service to your contacts or to pull information about your contacts so you can connect with them on or through our Service. Some social networking services also will facilitate your registration for our Service or enhance or personalize your experience on our Service. Your decision to use a social networking service in connection with our Service is voluntary. However, you should make sure you are comfortable with the information your third party social networking services may make available to our Service by visiting those services’ privacy policies and/or modifying your privacy settings directly with those services.

Google

Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. We use Google AdWords tracking on our website.

We have implemented the following:

  • Demographics and Interests Reporting
  • Remarketing

We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting out:

You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.

Corrections and Updates

Nassau Candy allows its users the option to change or modify information previously provided to us. Changes and updates may be done through the following methods:

  • Phone: 1.516.433.7100 and speak with a customer service agent
  • Email the updated information along with the current information to customerservice@nassaucandy.com
  • Send a request for the change including all current information to:
    Nassau Candy
    Attn: Customer Service
    530 West John Street
    Hicksville, NY 11801

NOTE: To the extent that such information may also be stored in other databases, we cannot always ensure that such corrections or deletion will reach the other databases. We will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that your information is removed from or corrected in our records.

Opting Out

You may opt-out of receiving communications from us by the following means:

  • Follow the directions on a marketing email or direct mail marketing communication from us. (All marketing communications from Nassau Candy will provide instructions on unsubscribing.
  • Phone 1.516.433.7100 and provide your current contact information to a customer service representative.
  • Email help@nassaucandy.com Be sure to send your current contact information and state that you wish to opt-out of communications.
  • Send a request with your current contact information to:
    Nassau Candy
    Attn: Customer Service
    430 West John Street
    Hicksville, NY 11801

Contacting Us

If you have questions about this privacy statement, the practice of The Site, or any communications from Nassau Candy, you may contact us by the following means:

  • Email help@nassaucandy.com
  • Send a letter to:
    Nassau Candy
    Attn: Site Privacy Manager
    530 West John Street
    Hicksville, NY 11801

Changes in the Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Statement at any time, so review it frequently. If we institute material changes to this Policy, we will notify you here, by email or by means of a notice on our home page prior to the change becoming effective.

If we make changes to our Privacy Policy these changes shall be posted to this Privacy Statement, and may also be posted to the homepage and/or other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of said changes.

If you do not agree to the terms contained in this Privacy Policy, you must immediately exit the Service.