Protection of Information
The Cheese Board values the trust its customers place in the company. Accordingly, Retaileradheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using and safeguarding customer information that is entrusted to the company.
Use and Collection of Customer Information
The Cheese Board does not rent, sell or exchange information about its customers. Access to information about Cheese Board customers is restricted to the Cheese Board family of business. Third parties that need access to Cheese Board customer information (shipping companies, etc.) in order to provide operational or other support services to The Cheese Board must agree to safeguard customer information in strict compliance with Cheese Board policy.
The Cheese Board gathers only the customer information that is needed to administer its business, provide superior service and communicate offers on merchandise and services that The Cheese Board believes will be of interest to its customers.
The Cheese Board limits access to customer information to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions. The Cheese Board educates its employees about Cheese Board policies and practices in regard to safeguarding customer information; preventing its unauthorized access, use or disclosure; and, ensuring its proper handling.
Accuracy and Security of Customer Information
The Cheese Board makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the customer information it maintains is accurate, timely and secure.
The Cheese Board will monitor and adopt, as appropriate, new technological developments that are designed to aid in ensuring the accuracy and security of customer information.
The Cheese Board enforces its policies in regard to gathering, access and use of personal customer information by its employees and authorized third parties.
Personally Identifiable Information
The Cheese Board Web site collects personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from Web site visitors only when visitors voluntarily provide such information to The Cheese Board. The Cheese Board Web site visitors who do not want their personally identifiable information collected online are asked not to submit such information to The Cheese Board.
Cheese Board Web site visitors are informed that when they provide The Cheese Board with personally identifiable information online, that information is kept within the Cheese Board family of businesses. Visitors are further informed that, unless specifically stated otherwise, the personally identifiable information may be stored and used by The Cheese Board to better understand its customers' needs, to improve The Cheese Board products and services, and to contact customers regarding offers that may be of interest to them.
If The Cheese Board Web site visitors previously provided their e-mail addresses to The Cheese Board and would like to have their e-mail addresses removed from The Cheese Board e-mail mailing lists, The Cheese Board asks them to send an e-mail message to [firstname.lastname@example.org]. The Cheese Board informs such visitors that it will use reasonable efforts to delete their e-mail addresses from its existing files.
The Cheese Board has no intention of collecting personally identifiable information (name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from children (individuals under the age of 13) online and using that information for marketing purposes.
Information Placed Automatically on Visitors' Computers
The Cheese Board informs Web site visitors that when they visit The Cheese Board Web site, The Cheese Board may store some information on the visitor's computer in the form of a "cookie" or similar file. These files allow The Cheese Board to tailor a Website to reflect a customer's listed or historical preferences. Most Web browsers allow Web users to exercise control over such files on their computers by erasing them, blocking them, or notifying the user when such a file is stored. The Cheese Board Web site visitors are asked to refer to their browser's instructions to learn about those functions.