PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com Privacy Policy

 

 1.  What does the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com Privacy Policy cover?
 2.  What information does PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com collect?
 3.  How does PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com use and share personal information?
 4.  How is my personal information protected?
 5.  What are cookies and how does PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com use them?
 6.  How can I opt out from receiving PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com communications?
 7.  How can I update or change my personal information?
 8.  Linked Sites
 9.  How to contact PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com
10. Revisions to the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com Privacy Policy


 
 1.  What does the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com Privacy Policy cover?

      This privacy policy outlines PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com practices regarding information collected online at

      www.PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com.

      We suggest that you review this Privacy Policy periodically as we may update it from time to time. This policy

      was last revised 11/7/08. By visiting www.PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com, you are accepting the practices described

      in this Privacy Policy.

 


 2.  What information does PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com collect?

      Each time you visit PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com, the web server automatically collects your internet service

      provider's address, the web page from which you came, web browser software and a record of your activity

      while visiting the site.

      PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com collects personally identifiable information (such as first and last name, credit card

      number, home address, e-mail address and telephone number) that you provide when you make a purchase

      through our online shopping cart or over the phone with a customer service representative. The information you

      provide to PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may also be combined with demographic and other information that is

      available in order to allow PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com to better communicate with you and enhance your

      shopping experience.

 


 3.  How does PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com use and share personal information?

       Using Your Personal Information


       Your personal information is used by PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com to enhance your customer relationship with

       them, respond to your requests, tailor offerings to you, and communicate with you about products, services,

       special offerings and events or programs offered by PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com or their marketing partners that

       may be of interest to you. PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may also use this information to analyze and manage its

       businesses. Aggregate data (which does not allow an individual to be identified, contacted or located) is

       collected from online and offline facilities and may be used to enhance the ability of PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com

       to communicate with you, and for internal analysis and management purposes.

       Sharing Your Personal Information


       PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com will not license, sell or provide your personal information to any unaffiliated third

       party except as permitted by this policy or with your consent. PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com shares your personal

       information as set forth below:

       With PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com: Personal information collected by PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com will be used in

       accordance with this Privacy Policy and may be shared with PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com employees for use only

       in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

       With our Service Providers: PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may share your personal information with service

       providers who provide services for or administer activities on behalf of PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com (such as,

       but not limited to, authorization of credit card transactions, order fulfillment, sweepstakes and contests, and 

       co-branded or joint product and service promotions). PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may share your information

       with service providers who develop, host or maintain the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com site on behalf of

       PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com. PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may also share your information with service providers

       who warehouse product and perform order fulfillment services on behalf of PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com. These

       service providers are granted access to some or all of your personal information as necessary and may use

       cookies (as defined below) on our behalf, but are contractually restricted from using your personal information

       in any manner other than as may be necessary to perform their services. We may also utilize service providers

       to assist us in aggregating customer information. We may then share such aggregated information with

       prospective marketing partners and advertisers.

       To Comply with Laws: PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may also disclose specific information when it determines

       that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the interests or safety of its visitors and

       customers, PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies

       and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

 


 4.  How is my personal information protected?

      PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com uses industry standard security techniques to help protect against the loss, misuse

      or alteration of information collected from you at the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com site.  When you access your

      account information or transmit personally identifiable data to the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com site, that

      information is stored on the server that the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com site has attempted to secure from

      unauthorized access or intrusion. "Secure Socket Layer" software encrypts all personal information you transmit

      to the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com site. PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com cannot be and is not responsible for

      unauthorized access to information by hackers or others who have obtained such access through illegal

      measures.

 


 5.  What are cookies and how does the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com use them?

       PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com uses "cookies," which are small pieces of information stored by your browser on

       your computer's hard drive. The cookies are used to connect your computer with information stored about your

       preferences and product purchases. (Some examples of this data include your account preferences, items

       added to your shopping cart, user specific information on pages accessed and previous visits to the site.)

       PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com does not use cookies to store any of your personal or financial information on your

       computer. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from

       accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive new cookies or how to disable

       cookies altogether. If you reject cookies, you may not be able to participate in certain activities.

 


 6.  How can I opt out from receiving PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com communications?

       From time to time, you may receive periodic e-mails from PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com with information on

       products, services, discounts, special promotions or upcoming events. You may opt out of receiving e-mail

       communications by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link at the bottom of the e-mail received, choose not to receive

       emails from PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com when you make a purchase or unsubscribe from future emails through

       “My Account” on PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com. It may take us up to 10 days to complete this process, as permitted

       by law. Please note that if you ask PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com to remove your name from a mailing list, your

       name will be removed from all of the mailing lists maintained by PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com. However, your

       personal information may be retained in the database for record keeping purposes as well as internal research

      or analysis.


 7.  How can I update or change my personal information?

       You may update or change your personal, shipping or billing information by logging on to the 

       PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com web site and selecting "My Account".


 8.  Linked Sites

      PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com may contain links to other sites. Please note that the privacy policies at these other

      sites may be different from this one. You should review the privacy policy of any site you visit prior to providing

      any information on or to that site.


 9.  How Do I Contact PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com?

      If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please fill out the form on our ‘Contact Us’ page.


10. Revisions to the PelicanOnline-Ralphs.com Privacy Policy

      This Privacy Policy may be updated and revised from time to time and we will post any changes to this policy.

      You agree that the information that we gather now will be subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time of use.

      We may contact you with notices concerning our Privacy Policy, but you should check this site periodically to

      review any changes.