COMMITTED TO PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION.
Aptean is committed to protecting any personal information that you, may provide to us. In particular, we believe it is important for you to know how we treat your personal information received from our websites.
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
For each visitor to our websites, our web server may automatically recognize and store information, such as the visitor's IP address/domain name combination. When you visit our websites, or advertisements appearing thereon, or use one or more of our website services, we may use "cookies", which stores certain information on your computer and to customize your experience to better match your interests and preferences, or to simply facilitate signing in to use our services.
Most browsers will allow you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block acceptance of cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. However, if you block or erase cookies, we may be unable to restore previously specified preferences or customization settings and our ability to personalize your online experience may be limited. Please refer to your browser instructions or "help" screen to learn more about these functions.
Additionally, we may ask you to provide "personal information". This includes individually identifiable information such as your e-mail address, name, mailing address, telephone number, social security number, credit card number, or persistent identifier (such as a customer number held in a cookie). The information which is associated with your individual profile, enables you to participate in activities, complete a registration, or to order products and services using these websites. If you provide us with personal information, you shall have the right, on reasonable prior notice, to inspect, change, amend, or delete such information. Instructions on how to update personal information will be given at the point of data collection.
USE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION
Domain name information that we collect is not used to personally identify you and instead is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, and pages viewed We use this information to measure web site usage and to improve the content of our web site.
We use the personal information to respond to your inquiries or to process your requests (such as to receive promotional materials or to be added to our supplier diversity database). This information may be shared with other businesses of Aptean, but only if it is necessary to fulfill your request or for a related purpose.
We may share your personal information with other companies we have hired to provide services for us. These companies - our vendors - are contractually bound to use personal information we share with them only to perform the services we have hired them to provide. We do not share, sell, or lease personal information about you to any third-parties for their marketing use. We will release information about you if you direct us to do so, if we are required by law to do so, or in other legally limited circumstances (for example, to protect your account from fraud).
If you register with one of Aptean's business units online, they may use this information to provide you with custom information about Aptean’s offerings to support your business needs.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Aptean's websites may contain links to other sites such as Aptean business associates and sales affiliates. While we try to link only to websites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content, security, or privacy practices employed by other websites.
SECURITY OF COLLECTED INFORMATION
We maintain strict physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to protect your personal information from unauthorized or inappropriate access. Your information is restricted to Aptean employees who can only access your information in order to respond to your inquiry or request. Employees who misuse personal information are subject to disciplinary action.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13
Our websites are not intended for persons under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly solicit or collect personal information from or about children and we do not knowingly market our products or services to children.
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