https://brandstacker.co (Brandstacker, INC)
Effective June 26th, 2020
Thank you for using brandstacker.co. Our mission to make every piece of direct-to-consumer (D2C) brand and product information stackable, in order to:
- Make it easier for consumers to form direct relationships with independent brands
- Help innovative and entrepreneurial small businesses reach more people, form more direct consumer relationships and grow
- Help investors identify and support innovative and entrepreneurial small businesses
As part of that mission, we believe it is important to be open and clear with our users on what personal information we collect and how we use it.
To be clear, we do not sell or transfer any user’s personal information. We may share your personal information only to maintain and improve the Service for you.
Personal Information We Collect
When you use our Services, we automatically collect the following information about you (collectively referred to as “Personal Information”):
- Your device information which includes, but is not limited to, information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device.
- Individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Service, and information about how you interact with the Service.
- Your first and last name
- Your email address
We collect Personal Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Service, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Service.
How do we use your Personal Information?
We may use your personal information in several ways:
- To improve and optimize our Service (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Service, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
- Screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address); and
- Store your product analysis and search history on the Service;
- Serve you advertising from our advertising partners;
- Provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services;
Sharing your Personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. We use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Service. You can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here:https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we may use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt-out of targeted advertising here:
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at:http://optout.aboutads.info/.
Do not track
Please note that we do not alter our Service’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
CALIFORNIA AND CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT (“CCPA”) PRIVACY RIGHTS AND DISCLOSURES
This section addresses legal obligations and rights laid out in the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”). These obligations and rights apply to businesses doing business in California and to California residents and information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with California consumers or households (“California Information”).
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS TO REQUEST DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND SHARE ABOUT YOU
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information about our practices related to the disclosure of your personal information by brandstacker.co Inc. to certain third parties for their direct marketing purposes. You may be able to opt-out of our sharing of your personal information with unaffiliated third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes in certain circumstances. Please send your request (along with your full name, email address, postal address, and the subject line labeled “Your California Privacy Rights”) by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition, if you are a California resident, the CCPA grants you the right to request certain information about our practices with respect to California Information. In particular, you can request the following:
- The categories and specific pieces of your California Information that we’ve collected
- The categories of sources from which we collected California Information
- The business or commercial purposes for which we collected or sold California Information
- The categories of third parties with which we shared California Information.
You can submit a request to us for the following additional information:
- The categories of third parties to which we’ve sold California Information, and the category or categories of California Information sold to each.
- The categories of California Information that we’ve shared with service providers who provide services for us, like processing your bill.
To exercise your CCPA rights with respect to this information, please email us at email@example.com . These requests for disclosure are generally free.
YOUR RIGHT TO REQUEST THE DELETION OF CALIFORNIA INFORMATION
Upon your request, we will delete the California Information we have collected about you, except for situations when that information is necessary for us to: provide you with a product or service that you requested; perform a contract we entered into with you; maintain the functionality or security of our systems; comply with or exercise rights provided by the law; or use the information internally in ways that are compatible with the context in which you provided the information to us, or that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us.
To exercise your right to request the deletion of your California Information, please email us at. These requests are generally free.
YOUR RIGHT TO ASK US NOT TO SELL YOUR CALIFORNIA INFORMATION
You can always tell us not to sell your California Information by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Once we receive and process your request, we will not sell your California Information unless you later allow us to do so.
DO NOT TRACK NOTICE
We do not currently take actions to respond to Do Not Track signals and similar signals because a uniform technological standard has not yet been developed. We continue to review new technologies and may adopt a standard once one is created.
See the Your Choices section to learn how to control data collection for certain purposes.
OUR SUPPORT FOR THE EXERCISE YOUR DATA RIGHTS
CONSUMERS UNDER 16 YEARS OLD
CCPA has specific rules regarding the use of California Information from consumers under 16 years of age. In particular, consistent with the CCPA, if we knowingly collect the California Information of a consumer under the age of 16, we will not sell the information unless we receive affirmative permission to do so.
If the consumer is between the ages of 13 and 16 years of age, the consumer may provide that permission; if the consumer is under the age of 13, the consumer’s parent or guardian must provide the permission.
If you would like further information on how we handle California Information from consumers under the age of 16 years of age, or if you have questions about these information practices, you may contact us at: email@example.com .
Your rights under the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “GDPR Request” and please provide your specific request within the body of the email so we can efficiently accommodate your request.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you, or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to the United States.
When you use the Service, we will retain your Personal Information and use it as described above unless and until you ask us to delete this information.