While using this website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”). We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional or sales materials and other information that we believe may be useful to you.
Cookies and Other Automated Means of Collecting Information
As is true of most websites, we gather technical information about your interaction with our Site automatically, and store it in our logs. Such information includes Internet Protocol addresses, web browser type, host or service provider, referring or exit pages, operating system, and date and time stamps.
And, as is true of most websites, we use “cookies” – files that are sent to your browser and stored on your personal computer. Cookies are commonly used by online services to improve the user experience and have not been known to transmit computer viruses or otherwise harm your computer. Many cookies last only through a single website session, or visit. Others may have an expiration date, or may remain on your computer until you delete them. Our cookies will track only your activity relating to your online activity on this website, and will not track your other Internet activity. You can decide if and how your computer will accept a cookie by configuring your preferences or options in your browser. However, if you choose to reject cookies, you may not be able to use or access certain pages of this website or certain of our features, products or services.
We may occasionally use other companies to set cookies on our website and gather cookie information for us. In some cases, we may also use another company to operate web servers for our website. We use the cookie information gathered by these companies in the same manner as stated above.
Finally, we may also use very small electronic images, known as “web beacons” from us and third parties to identify your interaction with our and such third-party websites over time.
By way of example, we may use automated means of collecting information:
- to provide you with a more customized experience on our website and provide you greater convenience each time you interact with us,
- to help us understand which parts of our website are the most popular and how much time our users spend in each,
- to measure the effectiveness of our communications, promotional campaigns, and the searches performed on our website,
- to administer our website, and
- to develop statistics on any advertisements displayed on our websites.
We use a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect certain information regarding traffic and usage of the Site. Google Analytics collects information that includes the number of times users visit this Site and what pages are visited. We use the information collected from Google Analytics only to improve our users’ experience of this Site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date of your visit to this Site, and does not collect your name or other personal identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through Google Analytics with any personally identifiable information.