November 20, 2009
Your privacy is important to iSuppli, and we appreciate your expectation that we will share information about you carefully and responsibly. This privacy statement describes our commitment to the protection of your privacy through adherence to fair electronic information practices. Specifically, this privacy statement sets forth (i) the types of personal information collected by iSuppli, (ii) how iSuppli collects user information, (iii) how iSuppli uses personal information, (iv) how iSuppli protects personal information, (v) with whom, if anyone, user information is shared, and (vi) how you may access, verify, and if necessary, correct personal information iSuppli has collected about you.
If you choose to interact with iSuppli.com, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this privacy statement. If you have any concern about privacy at iSuppli.com, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will try to resolve it. Our business changes constantly. Accordingly, our privacy practices may change, and use of information that we gather now is subject to the privacy practice in effect at the time of use. You should check the iSuppli.com web site periodically for changes to our privacy statement.
What Information does iSuppli.com Receive?
iSuppli.com receives the following types of personal information from our users:
Information You Provide to Us We receive and store personal information you choose to enter on the iSuppli.com site, or provide us in any other way, such as by telephone or by electronic mail. For example, when you register for our pay-per-use or subscription services, we collect personal information about you. This information may include your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, and credit card number. In addition, if you voluntarily complete a detailed buyer or seller questionnaire, we collect personal information about you. This information may include your name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number, as well as general information about your business. In general, the more information you feel comfortable giving us, the more we can customize the iSuppli.com site to meet our customer's needs.
Automatic Information iSuppli.com uses 'cookies.' Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser, and customize your iSuppli.com experience. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can change the configuration of your browser to prevent this from occurring. Of course, we recommend that you leave cookies 'turned on' so that we can offer you more customized service.
Log Information When you access iSuppli.com and iSuppli products and services via the iSuppli iLibrary and/or iSuppliTRAX, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
Keystroke Collection If you are a registered user of an iSuppli.com product and interact with iSuppli via the iSuppli iLibrary and/or iSuppliTRAX, we will record the keystrokes you enter into your computer while logged into that product. We will use this information solely to provide you with a better experience and to improve the quality of our services. We will only record the keystrokes you enter on the iSuppli.com site while logged into the iSuppli iLibrary or iSuppliTRAX, and not on any other websites you may visit or have open in other browser windows at the time. We may, through this process, inadvertently collect personal information about you if anything that you type contains such information. If you wish to opt out of this collection, please do not utilize or log into iSuppli iLibrary or the iSuppliTRAX site. Information collected while logged into iSuppli Library and/or iSuppliTRAX includes tracking of user navigation paths, of user product selection, of user interaction with products (including but not limited to the selection of categories, time periods, and other filters and parameters), of user-saved views, of user-initiated groups and/or custom inputs, and general tracking user trends.
How Does iSuppli Use the Information it Receives?
iSuppli.com may use your personal information to send you promotional emails regarding the iSuppli.com site, your preferences, or ways in which we can improve your future experiences at iSuppli.com. If at any time you decide that you want to stop receiving such promotional communications from iSuppli.com, please notify us by sending an email to email@example.com.
In addition, as noted above, we use the information we collect to better understand what products and services are of interest to our users. To this end, we may use personally identifiable information in an aggregate form to gain a broader perspective of what our users, and to measure interest in the various areas of our site.
Does iSuppli Share the Personal Information it Receives?
iSuppli does not share personal information except as described below:
Agents and Service Providers iSuppli engages other companies and individuals to perform services on our behalf. Examples of these services include processing credit card payments, sending postal mail and e-mail to you, and analyzing data. While these agents and service providers many have access to your personal information in connection with the performance of services for iSuppli, they may not use such information for any purpose other than providing such services to iSuppli.
Protection of iSuppli.com and Others We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Usage Agreement; or protect the rights, property, or safety of iSuppli, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Business Transfers As we continue to develop our business, we might sell all or certain of our assets. In such transactions, your personal information may be one of the transferred business assets.
How Secure Is the Information I Provide?
We work to protect the security of information you provide during the registration process transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information you input. You can further help to ensure your security by taking a few simple precautions. For instance, you should protect against unauthorized access to your iSuppli.com username and password and to your computer. You should also be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.
What Information Can I Access?
Upon your request, we will provide you with access to, and ability to correct, certain information about you, such as your username and password, contact information, transaction information and credit card account information. You can access or correct this information by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How Can I Correct Erroneous Information About Me?
If, upon accessing your personal information you discover an error in that information, please contact us at email@example.com, and we will correct the erroneous information.
Sites other than iSuppli.com
This website is not intended for children under 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any children under 13.