This Policy Privacy explains how Kuddly Doo treats the information received relating to its Users’ activity on the Web site.
Types of information received
Kuddly Doo collects two types of information on Users: personal information and non-personal information. This information is collected notably when the User :
Collecting personal information on the Web site
Kuddly Doo may collect personal information on Users when doing so relates to the use of the Web site.
‘‘Personal information’’ is information which identifies physical persons, such as their name, contact information, address, email, telephone number, bill number, financial information, etc. Kuddly Doo collects personal information when Users agree to provide it upon subscribing with Kuddly Doo, notably when they decide to subscribe to a newsletter, when purchasing products or services, or when submitting a request via the Web site. Kuddly Doo may also receive personal information on its commercial partners or other third parties, on the condition that these third parties confirm that the User authorized them to share this information.
Using personal information
Kuddly Doo treats the personal information of all persons it interacts with seriously. Kuddly Doo strictly limits the collecting of personal information to that required for conducting business.
Only the person authorized by Kuddly Doo has access to personal information. These employees are informed by Kuddly Doo of their obligation to keep this personal information confidential.
Kuddly Doo can use the personal information collected on the Web site for the following purposes:
Saving personal information
Kuddly Doo saves the personal information it collects as long as it is deemed necessary for conducting business.
Upon a User’s request, Kuddly Doo may erase any personal information regarding the online shop or newsletter when a User want to delete his account. For this, the User must contact Kuddly Doo’s customer service via email.
Communicating personal information
Kuddly Doo agrees not to render public, sell, rent or share personal information to any party.
Kuddly Doo will only communicate personal information to a third party in the following circumstances :
Security of personal information
Kuddly Doo takes the security and protection of personal information seriously. Kuddly Doo takes the technical, contractual and administrative measures and necessary materials for protecting personal information the User provides, including the encryption of a secure exchange (Secure Socket Layer – SSL) at 128 bits, when required. While it is impossible to guarantee full protection and that Kuddly Doo cannot be held responsible in the event of theft, illegal use or unauthorized divulging, loss, alteration or destruction of the personal information by a third party, Kuddly Doo has adopted rigorous methods with strict security standards to ensure the protection of personal information.
In order to protect the integrity of data transmitted when submitting your payment online, Kuddly Doo has put in place a number of security measures. All transactions performed are numbered at 128 bits when transferring between the intermediary of the payment and your computer. Each session is automatically deactivated once the transaction is complete. Despite this, do not leave a session open without surveillance. Always close your screen or your declaration session before abandoning the computer, even if you plan on returning in a few minutes.
Access to personal information and modifications
The User may access their personal information for the purposes of consulting, updating or modifying it by communicating with Kuddly Doo at the following email address: web@Kuddly Doo.com
You can also contact Kuddly Doo at the following address:
26, Bromont Boulevard, suite 203
Bromont (Quebec) J2L 2K3
Kuddly Doo takes the necessary precautions to comply with applicable laws concerning privacy of minors. The content of the Web site is aimed at a general audience and not minors. Kuddly Doo will therefore not seek to collect personal information from minors without the verified consent of the parental authority or otherwise according to what the law permits. If at any time you believe Kuddly Doo is doing so, please let us know.
Collecting personal information
Regarding the use of its Web site, Kuddly Doo may collect the personal information of its Users.
“Non-personal information’’ is information such as Internet domain (for example, “companyabc.com”) and the Internet Protocol address (IP address) used to access the Web site, the date and time of visit, the pages visited, the type and version of web browser or the operating system used by a User as well as the web site the User just accessed and which they will access. General information, such as demographic statistics about the Users, number of visits and average time spent using the Web site are also considered non-personal information.
Kuddly Doo collects and obtains non-personal information regarding the use of its Web site. For example, when a User chooses to visit the Web site, the servers may automatically collect non-personal information provided via a web browser or stored in a cookie, or in another digital format.
Using non-personal information
Kuddly Doo uses non-personal information for following up on a visit to the Web site and for improving use, performing statistical analyses on the overall characteristics and habits of Users, measuring the demographic variables and interests of Users relating to specific products and services, describing these products or services to a third party and potential business partners, and determining how and where the application of Kuddly Doo resources can be used most effectively. No personal information is divulged regarding these activities.
This non-personal information is necessary in order for Kuddly Doo to collect the personal information required for counting the number of visitors, most visited pages, technology used by the customers of the Web site, sourcing sites and Users’ home countries.
Cookies are fragments of information sent through the User’s computer when they consult a web site. They are recorded, temporarily or permanently, on hard drives, therefore leaving a record of the visit. This information can include such things as the date and time of the User’s last visit. Cookies can also improve the online experience by recording browser preferences for a particular web site.
Cookies folders saved on the hard drive are inoffensive and can be read and deleted at any time. As such, the User has total control. This information regards the total number of visitors to a Web site as well as the duration of these visits. When the User consults a Web site, a cookie is created and saved on their computer, which allows Kuddly Doo to “recognize’’ a User each time they consult the Web site.
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