POLICIES AND PRIVACY

House of Sweetness (HOS) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. HOS provides this Privacy Statement to inform you of our privacy policy and practices and of the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. We've structured our web site so that, in general, you can visit HOS on the web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available at the bottom of every houseofsweetness.com web page.

This privacy statement applies to houseofsweetness.com web site and domain.

NOTICE

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.

Anonymous (non-personal) data we collect may include the pages visited on houseofsweetness.com, unique URLs visited within houseofsweetness.com, browser type and IP address. Most anonymous data is collected via cookies or other analysis technologies. houseofsweetness.com web pages use cookies and other technologies for data analysis and personalization services. HOS may place ads on other web sites that may use cookies. 

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.

CHOICE

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.

Links provided on houseofsweetness.com to third party web sites are provided as a convenience and HOS does not control those sites or their privacy practices, which may differ from ours. HOS does not endorse or make any representations about them. We encourage you to review the privacy policy of any company before submitting your personal information. The personal data you choose to give to unrelated third parties is covered by their privacy policies, not the HOS Privacy Policy. Some third-party companies may choose to share their personal data with HOS; that sharing is governed by that third-party company's privacy policy. 

ONWARD TRANSFER

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.

SECURITY

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. 

CONTACTING US:

We value your comments and opinions. If you have comments or questions about our privacy policy please email us at: customerservice@houseofsweetness.com

Revised: 11/04/2016