POLICIES AND PRIVACY
This privacy statement applies to houseofsweetness.com web site and domain.
HOS uses personal information to better understand your needs and interests and provide you with better service. Once you choose to provide us with personal information, you can be assured that it will only be used to support your customer relationship with HOS. We take seriously the trust you place in us. HOS will not sell, rent or lease your personally identifiable information to others.
This privacy statement covers personally identifiable information, anonymous data collection and aggregate reporting. Personally identifiable information is any information that is associated with your name or personal identity. Anonymous (non-personal) information is data about usage and service operation, reported in aggregate, which is not associated to a specific personal identity. Aggregate information is data collected and summarized for a broad category of customers.
WHAT WE COLLECT
On the HOS web site, you can make information requests or register yourself. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include name, address, phone, email address, user IDs and passwords, and contact preferences.
HOS does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and HOS products and services do not target information to children under 13. HOS is committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents to take an active role in your child's online activities and interests.
HOW WE USE IT
HOS uses your information to help us understand your needs and interests and provide you with better services. Specifically, we use your information to help to communicate with you, to update you on services and events, to personalize promotional offers and to personalize some houseofsweetness.com web sites. Occasionally we may also use your information to contact you for market research regarding HOS products or services. We will give you the opportunity to opt-out of market research and customer surveys.
Data collected online may also be combined with information you provide through other sources such as call centers or public events such as trade shows, seminars, or educational events.
Anonymous (non-personal) data is aggregated for reporting about houseofsweetness.com web site usability, performance, and effectiveness. It is used to improve the customer experience, usability and site content.
WHO WE SHARE IT WITH
HOS will not sell, rent, or lease your personally identifiable information to others. HOS will not share your personal information with a business partner or any unrelated third party company unless you give your permission. Your permission will be requested when you submit your information.
You can subscribe to receive information and HOS-wide marketing communications. HOS-wide communications may include new event information, special offers or possibly an invitation to participate in market research. We give you a choice regarding HOS-wide communications by postal mail, email and telephone.
Personal data given to HOS may be transferred across state and country borders for the purposes of data consolidation, storage and simplified customer information management. The practices which govern this data movement are described in our commitments in the Choice and Security sections of this privacy statement.
HOS is committed to ensuring the security of your information. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of the information, HOS has in place appropriate physical, managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect.