WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED AND WHY?
In Canadian privacy legislation, personal information is broadly defined as information about “an identifiable individual”. On this website, the information that might be collected includes your name, address, telephone number, email and date of birth. This information is collected to help us provide the excellent service to you, by allowing us to provide a relevant shopping experience on the website and through our email list.
Prairie Sweater Co. runs occasional giveaways to promote new or exciting items within the brand. Your contact information will be requested for the purposes of notifying the prize winner(s). Any contests that involve businesses other than Prairie Sweater Co. will have their own privacy policies, so it is important to review their practices before participating in those contests.
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may disclose your personal information to our service providers and to the following third parties in the these circumstances:
(1) Disclosure to Service Providers. We may disclose your personal information to the companies that provide web and office services on behalf of Prairie Sweater Co.. These companies may include our website developer and host, data processing provider and office services providers. We only disclose the information that is required to deliver the service(s) contracted for, and Prairie Sweater Co. ensures that there are agreements in place for protecting your personal information.
(2) Law Enforcement and Legal Disclosure. If the information collected on this website could be useful in the investigation of unlawful activity, it may be disclosed to the appropriate agency. If required by court order, warrant or subpoena, Prairie Sweater Co. may disclose your personal information to comply with court rules regarding records and/or information collection.
Prairie Sweater Co. does not advertise to children aged 13 years old and under. No advertisement found on this website is intended to appeal to children.
PROTECTION OF INFORMATION
Prairie Sweater Co. makes every reasonable effort to protect your personal information. Only authorized persons have access to your information. Your personal information is only kept by Prairie Sweater Co. for as long as necessary to fulfill the intended service, or as otherwise required/allowed by law. All emails received by and sent from Prairie Sweater Co. and its authorized employees are also retained.
To make finding products quicker and easier, search boxes are provided on this site. Logs of the words searched are also kept to gain insight about what kind of information our visitors are seeking. We use this information to improve our products and services. There also may be hyperlinks found on the website that link to third party sites. Once you enter third party websites, there may be different privacy and security policies and practices. Prairie Sweater Co. cannot be held liable for the use of any third party sites. No personal information should be submitted to or posted on this website by persons under the age of 18 years old, unless with a parent or guardian’s permission.
Prairie Sweater Co. has the right to modify and update this privacy and security policy on an ongoing basis.