PRIVACY & SECURITY
The Spice Apothecary knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust and want you to feel confident in our services and security as it relates to your personal information. We are committed to preserving the privacy of those who visit our website.
CONDITIONS OF USE, NOTICE, AND REVISIONS
By accessing or using any part of the website, you accept, without restriction or modification, these terms. if you do not agree with all of the terms set forth below, you may not use any segment of the website. Price information found on this website is subject to change without notice. The Spice Apothecary reserves the right to change these terms & conditions of use at any time without notice.
We grant you a personal, limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive, license to access and use the website. We reserve the right, in our sole volition and without notice to you, to revise the products and services available on the website and to change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the website and we will not be liable to you or to any third party for exercising this right. We may also impose rules for and limits on use of the website or restrict your access to part, or all, of the website without notice or penalty.
Your continued use of the website will constitute your acceptance of any such changes.
If you choose to visit The Spice Apothecary, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the state of our local state. If you have any concern about privacy of your personal information as used and collected within our website, please send us a thorough description by clicking on the “Contact Us” link on bottom of the main page, and we will try to resolve it.
Our business changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice and the Conditions of Use will change also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our website frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make,
however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.
Q: What information do you gather?
The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at The Spice Apothecary. Here are the types of information we gather:
Information you give to us: We receive and store any information you enter on our website or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, fulfilling orders, customizing future shopping for you, improving our store features, and communication with you. You provide most such information when you search, buy, order, post reviews, or other methods of communication via our website or email to The Spice Apothecary. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address, and phone numbers, and credit card information, either by phone or during checkout.
Automatic information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our website. For example, like many websites, we sometimes use “cookies,” and to obtain certain types of information to enhance your shopping experience when your web browser accesses our website. Cookies are alphanumeric identifier text files that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as storage of items in your shopping cart between visits.
E-mail Communications: To help us make emails more productive to improve service and your shopping experience, we sometimes send you newsletters of our services and products, notifications of changes to our policies, and order confirmations. If you do not want to receive email from us, other than order notifications and receipts, please adjust your subscription preferences by logging into your account.
You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Q: What information can I access?
The Spice Apothecary gives you access to a broad range of information about your account and your interactions with us for the limited purpose of viewing and, in certain cases, updating that information.
Q: Do you share my personal information?
We respect your privacy and appreciate your business. At no time do we ever provide your account contact or payment information to any third party vendor, associate or service provider unless absolutely necessary in order to complete your transaction and order.
Please note that The Spice Apothecary reserves the right and may choose to disclose personal Information about you in response to (a) requests from local, state or federal law enforcement officials; (b) any judicial order such as a subpoena; (c) if required by law; (d) to investigate suspected fraud, harassment, physical threats, or other violations of any law, rule or regulation, the website rules or policies or to investigate any suspected conduct which we deem improper.
Q: How secure is my personal information?
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you provide to us for purchasing of our products or services. We reveal only the last five digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, we transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order processing. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer by clicking the “log off” link located in the side menu.
Any questions? Just contact us!