Last Updated: March 5th 2022
1. WHO WE ARE & WHAT THIS IS
At SKU CANDY (SKU CANDY, Inc., and its affiliates, collectively “SKU CANDY”), protecting your private information is our priority”). To fulfil this mission, we collect information about you, (1) our Brands, using SKU CANDY to power your business, (2) our Buyers, using SKU CANDY to connect with Brands to purchase their products, and (3) our Visitors to SKU CANDY websites. Collectively, we refer to Brands, Buyers, and Visitors in this policy as User, Users, or you. The websites and software applications governed by this policy includes skucandy.com.
Email address: email@example.com
Postal address: SKU CANDY, Inc., 1201 3rd Ave, Suite 2200, Seattle, Washington 98101
2. COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
In order to better provide you with products and services offered, SKU CANDY may collect personally identifiable information. This information is either given to us by you, given to us by others, or automatically collected.
Information You Give Us. We collect the following personal information when you sign up for SKU CANDY, when you use our Services, or when you otherwise provide us information. Generally, we need this information for you to be able to use our Services. Depending on your interactions with the Site and Service, information we collect from you may include:
Information Automatically Collected. We may automatically record certain information about how you use our Service. This may include information such as a User’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, device and browser type, operating system, the pages or features of our websites to which a User browsed and the time spent on those pages or features, the frequency with which the websites are used by a User, search terms, the links on our websites that a User clicked on or used, and other statistics. We use this information to administer the Service and we analyze (and may engage third parties to analyze) this information to improve and enhance the Service by expanding its features and functionality and tailoring it to our Users’ needs and preferences.
We also may use Google Analytics to help us offer you an optimized User experience. You can find more information about Google Analytics’ use of your personal data here.
3. USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
SKU CANDY collects and uses your personal information to provide you with our Service, to fulfill a contractual obligation, to improve our Services or where we need your personal information for a legitimate business interest. We will only use your personal data for certain legitimate interests and only where we have a lawful basis to do so. These legitimate interests include:
We may also collect and use your personal information for any other purpose to which you consent. We only collect the personal information we consider necessary for achieving these purposes.
We may use information that is aggregated or de-identified so that it is no longer reasonably associated with an identified or identifiable natural person for any business purpose.
SKU CANDY may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from SKU CANDY.
4. SHARING OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
SKU CANDY will not share your personal information or User data except to perform the Services as described herein or unless you authorize us to. We may provide aggregate usage and demographic reports and information to service partners to help them understand our audience and target their communications accordingly, but not in a way that could identify our Users personally.
Sometimes we may be required to share your information in response to a regulation, court order or subpoena. We may also share information when we believe it's necessary to comply with the law or to respond to a government request or when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of SKU CANDY, you, or others; to prevent harm or loss; or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual unlawful activity.
We may also share your information in the event of a corporate sale, merger, acquisition, dissolution, or similar event.
SKU CANDY may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) will not transferred to the third party.
5. SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
SKU CANDY secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure and uses reasonable security measures to store and protect the information under our control and appropriately limit access to it. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
We use a variety of information security measures to protect your online transactions with us. The Service uses encryption technology, such as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), to protect your sensitive personal information during data transport.
We want you to feel confident using the Services. However, no system can be completely secure. Therefore, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information, usage data or other communications will always remain secure. We will notify you by email if we have reason to believe that your personal information has been compromised due to a security breach or used in an unauthorized manner, but by using this Service, in accordance with the Terms you agree to release us from any and all claims arising out of unauthorized use of your information.
6. YOUR CHOICES REGARDING THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
You may choose to:
To do any of these, simply notify us of this decision by one of these methods:
Right to Deletion
Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:
Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:
We will retain your profile information and usage data for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. If you close your account, we may still retain certain information associated with your account for analytical purposes and recordkeeping integrity, as well as to prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, enforce our terms and conditions, take actions we deem necessary to protect the integrity of our web site or our Users, or take other actions otherwise permitted by law. Deactivating your account does not automatically delete your account or usage data from our database, but regardless of any retention policy we will make reasonable efforts to enable you to delete your profile and personally identifiable information from our database upon request.
7. NOTICE TO CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS
For more details about the personal information, we collect from you, please see the “Collection of Your Personal Information” section above. We collect this information for the business and commercial purposes described in the “Use of Your Personal Information” section above. We share this information with the categories of third parties described in the “Sharing of Your Personal Information” section above. SKU CANDY does not sell (as such term is defined in the CCPA) the personal information we collect (and will not sell it without providing a right to opt out).
Subject to certain limitations, the CCPA provides California consumers the right to request to know more details about the categories or specific pieces of personal information we collect (including how we use and disclose this information), to delete their personal information, to opt out of any “sales” that may be occurring, and to not be discriminated against for exercising these rights. Please see the “Your Choices Regarding Your Personal Information” section above or contact us firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about these rights or to exercise these rights.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights. Unless permitted by the CCPA, we will not:
Other California Privacy Rights
California's "Shine the Light" law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to email@example.com
8. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
We restrict use of the Service to individuals age 16 and above, and do not knowingly seek or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 16.
From time to time, SKU CANDY may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from SKU Candy or click on a link therein.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from SKU CANDY, you may opt out of such communications by Customers may unsubscribe from emails by clicking the “unsubscribe” button.
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal address: SKU CANDY, Inc., 1201 3rd Ave, Suite 2200, Seattle, Washington 98101
EUROPEAN UNION DATA PROTECTION LAWS – PRIVACY NOTICE
(a) you are established in the European Union (“EU”);
(b) you provide goods or services to customers in the EU; or
(c) you are otherwise subject to the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”);
then SKU CANDY’s processing on your behalf of personal data which is within the territorial scope of the GDPR is also subject to the following rules. All defined terms not otherwise defined herewith shall be interpreted in accordance with the GDPR.
You acknowledge that, for the purposes of the GDPR, SKU CANDY is a Processor, and you are the Controller of the Personal Data of you and, for Brands, your customers, for the purpose of it providing the services. SKU CANDY may share the Personal Data with its agents or subcontractors or affiliates or other third-party service providers for the sole purpose of providing or improving the services. In relation to any Personal Data which is within the territorial scope of the GDPR provided by you to SKU CANDY:
Processing by SKU CANDY of Personal Data
To the extent that SKU CANDY, in the course of its provision of services to you under these terms of service, processes on your behalf personal data, which is within the territorial scope of the GDPR, SKU CANDY will:
In the course of providing the services, you acknowledge and agree that SKU CANDY may use subprocessors to Process the Personal Data. SKU CANDY’s use of any specific subprocessor to process the Personal Data must be in compliance with the GDPR and must be governed by a contract between SKU CANDY and subprocessor, which binds the subprocessor to comply with the same data protection obligations as contained in this section. SKU CANDY will inform you of any intended changes concerning the addition or replacement of such subprocessors, thereby giving you the opportunity to object to such changes.
You agree to fully indemnify SKU CANDY, for any costs, fees, fines, and professional fees incurred due to a breach by you of the provisions of this section.
Lawful Basis for Processing
Please see “Collection of Personal Information” for more information on the data collected by SKU CANDY.
For the following categories our lawful basis for this use of your personal data is performing our contract with you:
• Personally identifiable information such as your name, email address, postal address, and telephone number.
• Financial information, such as your zip code and the last four digits of your credit card;
• Sensitive information such as your job title, date of birth, and tax number;
• Feedback and correspondence, such as information you report a problem with Service, receive support or otherwise correspond with us.
For the following categories our lawful basis for this use of your personal data is your consent:
• Internet Protocol (IP) address, device and browser type, operating system, the pages or features of our websites to which a User browsed, and the time spent on those pages or features, the frequency with which the websites are used by a User, search terms, the links on our websites that a User clicked on or used, and other statistics;
Data Protection Officer
SKU CANDY is headquartered in Seattle, Washington State, USA. We have appointed a data protection officer for you to contact if you have any questions or concerns about your personal data. Our data protection officer can be contacted at:
email@example.com or by writing to:
SKU CANDY, Inc., 1201 3rd Ave, Suite 2200, Seattle, Washington 98101
Effective as of March 05, 2022