What Personal Information is collected and how?
When you register with Gopher Grocery, you provide us with your name, billing and delivery addresses, e-mail address, telephone number, and credit card account number and expiration date. You select a username and password allowing you access to the Gopher Grocery service. Your password should be kept strictly confidential to prevent unauthorized use. While using the Gopher Grocery service, you may give us special shopping and delivery instructions, which we store and use to pick and deliver your order to your specifications.
Gopher Grocery also receives and stores certain types of information whenever you interact with us through the use of "cookies." Cookies are identifiers transferred to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser which enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide you with certain shopping features. These "cookies" allow us to give you customized and personalized service and helps us identify ways to improve your shopping experience. Cookies are also used to help us track responses to messages sent on behalf of our advertisers so that Gopher Grocery may aggregate such information and report results to them. If you choose to reject or disable cookies, you will be unable to use those Gopher Grocery Services that require the use of such cookies.
How does Gopher Grocery use your information?
Gopher Grocery uses your information to enhance and personalize your shopping experience. Gopher Grocery does not sell personal information about individual customers (such as name, address, e-mail address, credit card information) to third parties, sell or rent lists of customers or use information about individual customers except to provide our service or as described below.
How may you change or remove your personal information?
You may at any time review and change your personal information stored by Gopher Grocery by accessing the My Account page. You may also request that Gopher Grocery permanently remove all personal information stored by Gopher Grocery at any time by delivering notice requesting such removal. Upon such request, Gopher Grocery will remove all such information and will not thereafter use personally identifiable information about you in any way. Such request will automatically terminate your service.
At Gopher Grocery, we want you to feel safe while shopping with us. That's why we use the THAWTE brand to verify our standing. THAWTE verifies our address and business standing for your comfort. In addition they encrypt all of your personal information, including name, address and credit card number, as it is submitted to our Webserver. Once received, your personal information is stored in our secure data center.
Please return to this page from time to time, as we will be updating this statement as our services continue to expand. If we make substantial changes in the way we collect or use your personally identifiable information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on our pages and emailing members prior to implementation.
- Aggregated Information. Gopher Grocery may use aggregated information regarding its customers and usage of the Gopher Grocery service (such as customer demographics and traffic patterns) and disclose such aggregated information to advertisers, partners and others for various purposes.
- Third Party Service Providers. Gopher Grocery may employ other companies and individuals to perform certain functions such as processing credit card payments and analyzing data. They may have access to personal information to perform their functions.
- Promotions and Special Offers. Gopher Grocery may use your contact information or your parent's to send promotions, special offers, newsletters, etc. to you. However, we will never send you information or offers from other companies or organizations.
- Enforcement of Agreement or Compliance with Law. Gopher Grocery may use or disclose personal information when Gopher Grocery believes it is appropriate to enforce this Agreement, to protect the rights, property or safety of Gopher Grocery or its users or to comply with the law.