Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us.

Privacy Policy

Horner Knives USA

Effective Date: 01 July 2023

YOUR PRIVACY IS IMPORTANT TO US.

WHO ARE WE?

We are Horner Knives USA.

Our website address is: https://hornerknivesusa.com/

The privacy of your personally identifiable information is important to us. As part of our commitment to the privacy of your personally identifiable information, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on all pages in the footer area and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

We promise we will never sell or divulge to anyone your personal information. We will not post pictures of our work showing your personal information. We value our client’s privacy and understand that although we are sharing pictures of our work you may not want anyone to know your identity. We totally understand! We only want them to know what you want them to know!

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT.

In general, when you visit our website, you remain anonymous, but on some pages, such as Contact Us, and Checkout pages you need to provide personally identifiable information. The types of personally identifiable information collected on these pages may include your name, address, city, state, zip code, e-mail address, phone number, credit card information, and any comment you wish to provide to clarify the purpose of your contact request. We also may collect your computer’s IP address, IP address location, and browser and/or device information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

THE WAY WE USE INFORMATION.

We will use the information you provide about yourself to allow our agents and office personnel at Horner Knives USA to contact you about the services available to you. By visiting our site and/or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the terms (“Terms of Use”, and “Terms and Conditions”) see Terms of Use and Terms and Conditions. We do not and will not share this information with third parties. We do not and will not share this information with third parties other than Horner Knives USA employees working on your purchase and our payment processing company. If you later decide that you do not want us to store such information, you may contact us at admin@hornerknivesusa.com and ask us to delete such information.

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

We also use return e-mail addresses and customer addresses that you provide to us when accessing this website, or using the online Store. This information is used to provide you with purchase receipts, shipping information, e-mail, and correspondence we receive. We may notify you of important changes in the functionality of the website, communicate special offers we think you might be interested in and ask you how we may better serve our customers with surveys. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with third parties other than Horner Knives USA, payment processors. If you do not want to receive information from us in the future, please contact us at admin@hornerknivesusa.com.

To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs). To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you). To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs). Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the listing information or service requested.

To send periodic emails to the email address you provide when registering or requesting specific information or reports. We may send you information and updates pertaining to your interest, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, and related listing or service information, etc.

If you do not want to receive information from us the future, please contact us at admin@hornerknivesusa.com.

We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and gather information about its use. This information may also be shared with Horner Knives USA.

We will not use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described herein without first providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

We maintain an SSL certificate to protect the information on our website. An SSL certificate is a type of digital certificate that provides authentication for a website and enables an encrypted connection.

Before giving any information to a website, you should make sure it is secure.

Look at the URL of the website. If it begins with “https” instead of “http” it means the site is secured using an SSL Certificate.

We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We share Personal Information with our management and employees in connection with the performance of our Services in accordance with the conditions of this Privacy Policy. A list of such personnel will be provided upon request.

We also disclose Personal Information to third party service providers, such as information technology providers, website management, and design company to provide the website or Services to help support our business operations. We reserve the right to disclose Personal Information in connection with the sale, assignment, or other transfer of all or part of the business, or where we believe such disclosure is required by law or is appropriate in connection with any legal claims, subpoenas, warrants or other government/judicial processes or requests, as well as to protect visitors or the company, or to comply with applicable law. We will never sell or lease your Personal Information.

SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Horner Knives USA maintains reasonable technical and organizational measures to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. To the extent that we disclose Personal Information to clients or third-party service providers, we require that such third parties also maintain reasonable security and confidentiality measures and use the Personal Information in accordance with our instructions and applicable law.

CROSS BORDER TRANSFERS

Your Personal Information may be stored and/or processed in countries that do not provide the same level of protection for Personal Information as the data protection laws of the United States. We take appropriate steps, where required, to provide appropriate safeguards for Personal Information to be transferred, including, among others and as applicable, standard data protection clauses adopted or approved by the Foreign Country together with binding and enforceable commitments. Where required by law, you can request a copy of such safeguards by contacting us as detailed below.

RETENTION

We typically retain Personal Information related to marketing activities for as long as you accept marketing communications from us, and upon request, we will securely delete your Personal Information so that you can no longer be identified from it, in accordance with applicable law. For Personal Information that we collect and process for other purposes, as described above, we typically retain such Personal Information for no longer than the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, and as otherwise needed to address tax, corporate, compliance, litigation, and other legal rights and obligations, after which we will securely delete and/or take steps to properly anonymize your Personal Information.

COOKIES.

Horner Knives USA uses cookies on this Web site for the purpose of storing and maintaining passwords (if used), storing visit history, and providing you with an updated, more personalized visit each time you visit our website, for instance, by making you aware of what’s new on our web site since your last visit. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored on your browser and can be cleared or deleted by the user at any time.

INDIRECT DATA COLLECTION AND COOKIES:

This website automatically collects certain device information such as your IP address, unique device identifier, Cookies (as discussed below), geographic data, country, browser, device operating system, application version, language settings, and pages that have been shown to you. Note, however, we do not consider this device information to be Personal Information except where we link it to you as an individual or where applicable law requires.

This website also uses small text files called cookies, tags, and other tracking technologies (collectively, “Cookies”), which are stored on your device or browser. As discussed in detail below, we use Cookies to provide our website and gather information about your usage patterns when you navigate this website in order to personalize your experience and to understand how visitors generally use our website in order to improve our website. We also allow certain trusted partners to place Cookies on our website to collect information about how you interact with our website and other websites you visit. The information collected from these Cookies is used to provide advertising on other websites based on your interests, also known as interest-based advertising. We also use these Cookies to determine how effective our advertising efforts are in order to improve the advertisements you see.

The Cookies on our website are generally divided into:

 STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES:

Some Cookies are necessary in order to operate our website, such as to maintain the security of the website. These are session Cookies that are erased when you close your browser.

ANALYTICAL/PERFORMANCE COOKIES: 

Cookies that allow us to recognize and count the number of people who visit our website and understand how such visitors navigate through our website. This helps to improve how our website works, by ensuring that visitors can easily find what they are looking for on our website. These Cookies are session cookies that are erased when you close your browser.

FUNCTIONAL COOKIES:

Cookies that improve the functional performance of our website and make it easier for you to use, including that you have previously visited our website in order to maintain your language preferences. These Cookies qualify as persistent Cookies, because they remain on your device, so we can provide the same experience during your next visit to our website.

LINKS TO OTHER INTERNET SITES.

The website provides links to other third-party internet sites. Despite these linkages, this Privacy Policy applies to our Services only. Please read the privacy policy of each unrelated internet site that you visit. Horner Knives USA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such Internet sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Horner Knives USA reserves the right to change or amend the Privacy Policy from time to time in its sole discretion, as permitted by applicable law. If we make a material change to this Privacy Policy, we will post the revised policy on this website and obtain your consent if required by applicable law. Nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to create an agreement or contract between Horner Knives USA and any person or entity using this website or providing any Personal Information.

HOW TO CONTACT US.

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies or wish to have your personally identifiable information deleted from our records, please send an e-mail to admin@hornerknivesusa.com.

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