Howard Miller recognizes the privacy concerns of visitors to its sites on the Internet. Specifically, Howard Miller recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected about the visitors to Howard Miller’s Web site. As a general policy, no personally identifiable information is automatically collected from visitors to Howard Miller’s sites, unless you provide Howard Miller that information voluntarily.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
Howard Miller gathers information about Web site visitors to improve the caliber of online information and services offered. There are two forms of data that Howard Miller collects: site visitor data and personal information voluntarily provided to Howard Miller by site visitors.
SITE VISITOR DATA
Howard Miller routinely gathers data on Web site activity, such as how many people visit the site, the pages they visit, etc. Site visitor data is:
- Collected on an aggregate, anonymous basis, which means no personal information is associated with this data.
- Shared among the Howard Miller family of companies to improve site content and overall service.
Howard Miller collects personal information submitted from site visitors, such as a visitor’s name, address, phone number, e-mail address, etc. Personal information is collected only when site visitors voluntarily provide it. Personal information, excluding credit card information, collected from the Howard Miller Store may be disclosed to a Howard Miller dealer as necessary or appropriate to process any orders. Howard Miller does not collect credit card information. Portions of the Howard Miller web site may require registration and log-in processes in which you select a user ID and password (collectively, the “Password”). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any Password. All activities that occur using your Password are your responsibility, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Howard Miller of any unauthorized use of your Password or accounts.
Any comments or questions sent via e-mail to Howard Miller might be shared with our customer service representatives, independent sales representatives or those employees most capable of addressing your questions and concerns. Howard Miller will retain your communication until we have done our best to provide you with a complete response and then will either discard it, or, in some cases, archive it. Please be advised that most email systems do not provide a means for completely secure and private communications. Non-encrypted email communications may be accessed and viewed by others while in transit to or from Howard Miller. For that reason, do not use e-mail to communicate information to Howard Miller that you consider to be confidential. Howard Miller will not sell, trade or otherwise disclose personal information or email communication outside the Howard Miller family of companies unless required to do so by legal, judicial or governmental proceedings, or unless required to do so in accordance with any authorization you have given us.
CONSENT TO TRANSFER
Howard Miller is operated in the United States. If you are located in the European Union or elsewhere outside the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using this web site or providing us with your information, you hereby consent to this transfer.