COLLECTION AND STORAGE OF INFORMATION
We will collect certain personal information when you register for our services or purchase our products. During registration we will ask you to set up a user name and password to establish secure access to your personal information. We will also ask you for your name, address, phone number, and email address. This contact information that you provide at registration allows you to: buy items without having to re-enter your personal information every time you purchase a product, and view your purchases from Flexcon Industries 24 hours a day, seven days a week. When you purchase a product, we ask you for your name, billing address, shipping address (if different from billing address), phone number, email address, and payment information. The payment and contact information is used to complete and verify the transaction, and your email address allows us to contact you regarding the receipt, completion, and shipping of your transaction and product. From time to time, we may also collect additional information, such as in connection with special offers, contests, or other promotions.
We may use "cookies" to recognize you and your access privileges on our site, as well as to trace site usage. A cookie is a piece of information that is sent to your Web browser from a Web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. Each time you return to our site, we are able to identify you as a previous or registered customer. Cookies also enable us to measure our site traffic, including the number of repeat versus new visitors, the time users spend online, and their navigation behavior. Collecting this information allows us to make changes that improve our site.
USE OF INFORMATION
The information that we collect is used to provide the service or product requested; to enable billing and shipping; to provide you with information about related products and services; to improve our Web site, for development of new products and services; and for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes.
We will not share your email address or other personal information with parties outside Flexcon Industries. Information concerning individuals' usage of our sites will not be disclosed to third parties except in aggregate form (e.g., "45% of the customers visiting our site purchase at least one product").