PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number). We refer to this information as “Order Information”.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
- Communicate with you;
- Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
- When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
As necessary, For Yarn’s Sake shares your information with trusted third-party companies that assist us in managing our operations and in accepting on-line purchase orders. For these purposes, we may transfer information between For Yarn’s Sake and our preferred service providers who use that information to conduct For Yarn’s Sake business. For example, we use Lightspeed to power our online store - you can read more about how Lightspeed uses your Personal Information at https://www.lightspeed.com/legal/privacy-policy/. We also may use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site - you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
UNSUBSCRIBING / REMOVING / MODIFYING YOUR INFORMATION
To modify the information you have provided on the Site, please login and update your account information. To opt-out or unsubscribe from receiving our e-mails, please follow the instructions at the bottom of any promotional For Yarn’s Sake e-mail you receive. You can also send a request to [email protected].
You can do the following at any time by contacting us via [email protected]:
* See what data we have about you, if any;
* Change/correct any data we have about you;
* Have us delete/make inactive any data we have about you;
* Express any concern you have about our use of your data;
* You may change your email preferences or unsubscribe.
If you have unsubscribed from any For Yarn’s Sake communications, due to production schedules, you may receive communications already in production. Also, if you request your account information be deleted or if you unsubscribe from communications, we may maintain information about past transactions or inquiries for future service and record-keeping purposes.
DATA RETENTION /SAFEGUARDS
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
When you submit sensitive information to us via the Site or other means, your information is protected both online and offline. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the confidentiality and security of personally identifiable information transmitted to us.
To guard your information, this Site uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). SSL encrypts your credit card number, name, and address. To be sure your connection is secure, look at the status bar of your browser window. If you see an unbroken key or a closed lock (depending on your browser) the SSL is active. Most browsers offer additional security alerts as well. Additionally, For Yarn’s Sake uses the Lightspeed Retail/eCom/Omni platform to host our Site.
TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP / ASSETS
In the event that foryarnssake.com and/or For Yarn’s Sake, LLC is sold, or substantially all of its assets are acquired, your information may be one of the transferred assets.
This Site may contain links to other sites that may take you away from the Site. Please be aware that For Yarn’s Sake is not responsible for the privacy practices or information-gathering practices of other sites.
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 13.
For more information about our privacy practices, please contact us by e‑mail at [email protected] or by mail using the details provided below:
For Yarn’s Sake LLC
3830 SW Hall Blvd.
Beaverton, OR 97005
Last updated April 17, 2021