Effective Date: June 18, 2019
As you use the Site, certain information may be collected passively, including your Internet protocol (IP) address and the browser that you use to visit the Site. Yamazaki may also use “cookies,” “pixel tags,” “clear gifs,” “web beacons,” and other tracking technologies, to enable functionality on our Site, as well as a variety of other ways to enhance or personalize your online browsing. Yamazaki may use “session” cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and “persistent” cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them), as well as other similar technologies, for a variety of tasks, for instance, to enhance your browsing experience. Pixel tags in our emails may be used to track your interactions with those messages, such as when you receive, open, or click a link in an email message from us. These technologies may also be used to collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the features you use, the links you click, and other actions you take in connection with our Site and our online ads.
We also work with third-party companies that use their tracking technologies (including cookies and pixel tags) on our Site in order to provide tailored advertisements to Users on our behalf and on behalf of other advertisers across the Internet. These companies may collect information about your activity on our Site and your interaction with our advertising and other communications and may use this information to determine which ads you see on third-party websites and applications. These third-party companies may include:
- Google Analytics. More information can be found out about Google Analytics here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
- Google Adwords: https://www.google.com/intl/en-US/policies/privacy/frameworks/
Please note that even if you opt-out of the tracking technologies described above, ad-tracking technologies may still collect certain data and you will still see ads; however, these ads will not be targeted to you based upon the information collected through these tracking technologies.
Data You Provide to Us
Profile. We may collect Personal Data from you, such as your photo, display name, status, age or date of birth, email address, and password, and any other information you voluntarily add to your profile or that is generated by your use of the Site (“Profile Information”).
Account Information. We may require you to provide an email address and password to use all features of the Site (“Account Information”). You may change the email address and password associated with the account according to the methods on the Site.
Feedback/Support. If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply. If you contact us for support, we may also collect and retain certain technical diagnostic data, e.g., the make and model of your phone.
Mailing List. If you provide us your email address for inclusion in our mailing lists, we will collect your email address. We may email you Yamazaki news, Yamazaki product updates, the latest information on products and services, and third party offers that apply to you. You may opt out of such emails, other than emails related to the operation of the Site, at the time of registration, and you will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the e-mails you receive. You may not opt out of emails related to the operation of the Site, as these may be necessary for the normal operation of the Site, such as password recovery, or for your full enjoyment of the Site.
Purchases. If you make any purchases from us, we will collect all information necessary to complete the transaction, including your name, credit card information, billing information, address, telephone number, and email address. If we use a third party service provider, the service provider may provide certain information back to us (e.g., your name, phone number, partial credit card number, and email address).
Use of Information We Collect
We use your Personal Information as necessary to enable us to perform, deliver, and support the Site and your purchases of Yamazaki products, to respond to requests that you make, including requests for the performance of technical support, for quality improvement activities, and to configure and provide you access to your account.
We may also use your Personal Information to provide you with notifications related to your use of the Site as well as newsletters, promotional communications or other similar messaging sent to the email addresses you provide to us. As described below, you may opt-out of receiving promotions communications.
We may create anonymized information from Personal Information by excluding information that makes the information personally identifiable to you. We may use this anonymized information for internal purposes, such as analyzing usage patterns so that we may enhance the Site, and we also reserve the right to use and disclose such anonymized information at our discretion.
We may retain your Personal Information for as long as we have a legal basis to do so.
Disclosure of Personal Information
We may provide your Personal Information to third-party service providers and suppliers who work with us or on our behalf to provide you with the Site, and to help us communicate with you regarding the Site or Yamazaki products. However, these third-party service providers and suppliers do not have any independent right to use this information except to help us provide the Site.
We may also disclose Personal Information in the following limited circumstances:
In response to subpoenas, or other government request, or as otherwise required to comply with applicable law, court order, judicial or arbitral process; to protect and defend the rights or property of Yamazaki, the Users of our Site, or third-parties; when Yamazaki believes such disclosure is necessary to protect our interests or we believe in good faith that the law requires the sharing of your Personal Information.
Choices Regarding Personal Information
You have the right to “opt-out” of the use of your Personal Information for certain purposes. For instance, we may send newsletters, promotional communications or other similar messaging to our Users, and you have a right to opt-out of receiving such communication.
We may also send you service-related announcements when we believe it is necessary to do so. If you do not wish to receive these announcements, you will be given the choice to opt-out of receiving further communications from us.
If at any point, you believe the Personal Information we have about you is incorrect, you may request to see the information and to have it corrected. You may also request that your Personal Information be deleted. If you wish to object to or raise a complaint on how we have handled your Personal Information, or if you would like to have your Personal Information transferred, or if you have any other questions about our privacy practices, you may contact us at email@example.com. If you are not satisfied with our response or believe that our use of your Personal Information is not in accordance with the law, you may register a complaint with the authority in your jurisdiction.
Links to Other Websites and Advertisements
Privacy of Minors and Children
We do not intentionally collect or maintain information in the Site from those visitors and Users of the Site who are under 18 years old. Pursuant to the Children’s Online Privacy Act (COPPA), we do not knowingly contact or collect Personal Information from children under thirteen (13). In fact, the Site are not intended for children under thirteen (13) or to solicit information of any kind from children under thirteen (13).
However, it is possible that we may inadvertently receive information pertaining to children under the age of thirteen (13). If we become aware that we have inadvertently received Personal Information from a visitor under the age of thirteen (13) we will delete the information from our records. If you believe that we have received information about your child who is under the age of thirteen (13), please notify us using the contact information below. When we receive your notification, we will delete such information permanently, unless otherwise required by applicable law or legal process. Such notifications can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yamazaki has put in place commercially reasonable and appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. However, no company, including Yamazaki, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information. Your use of the Site is at your own risk.
Changes to this Statement
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits Users of the Site who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third-parties for their direct marketing purposes. Under California law, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice identifying the categories of personal customer information that we share with our affiliates and/or third-parties for marketing purposes, and provide contact information for such affiliates and/or third-parties. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to:
Yamazaki USA Inc.
67 West St. STE 418, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Do Not Track
While many current browsers permit you to send a signal to us about your Do Not Track (“DNT”) preferences, we do not respond to DNT signals sent from your browser.
Accordingly, if you are not from the United States:
1. You consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
2. If you are located in a country embargoed by the United States, or are on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals you will not create an account for or otherwise utilize the Site. You will not use Site if you are prohibited from receiving products, services, or software originating from the United States.