Protecting your privacy is important to us. We hope the following statement will help you understand how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us on our site.
What kind of information do we collect from you when you visit our site?
When you visit www.amaurice.com, our stats package from Google collects some basic information about your browser. Examples are things like what type of browser and operating system are you using; how long did you stay on our site; what pages did you look at. This helps us understand how visitors browse our site, so that we can make their shopping experience better.
We also collect personal information about you when you check out of our store such as your name, address, postal code, phone number, etc. We need this information to process payment and ship merchandise to you.
Sharing of personal information - we don't do it.
Under no circumstances will we share any personal information that we collect with any third parties or web sites. All the information you give us is completely private and used solely for order processing and shipping. If you give us permission to send you marketing emails then we use your email for that purpose, but never does that email get sold or distributed to any other web site or list.
If you have chosen to opt into our newsletter or marketing emails and decide to opt out, we have a simple unsubscribe form that will let you get off our email list. Also, under the member area, you will find a simple form to unsubscribe.
Consumer inquiries and privacy.
If you have any questions about your privacy, or want to make changes to your profile, or get off our marketing list, simply send us an email.
Protecting your information.
All the payment information we collect is done so under SSL - a standard internet security measure. Any data that we store about you is kept behind a secure firewall in our database and is not accessible to the public in any way.
At Schafer Winery, LLC, we assure you that we do not
• Collect personal information from you unless you provide it to us;
• Sell any personally identifiable information about you, ever;
• Provide any personally identifiable information about you to anyone without your explicit permission or a court order.
Schafer Winery, LLC. does
• Safeguard user information from unauthorized access;
• Honor user requests to remove them from our mailing lists; and
• Maintain strict confidentiality of user information when undertaking projects with other companies.
Information This Site Collects, Every computer connected to the Internet is provided with a domain name (e.g. aol.com) and an IP Address (e.g. 184.108.40.206). When a visitor requests a page from within the this website, our Web Servers automatically identify and log the HTTP request that is made to our Web Server. By itself, this information reveals nothing personal about you. In fact, the only information that we automatically gather and log is as follows:
• The IP Address of the Site that may have Referred you.
• Your IP Address
• The Web Page that you may have linked to us from, if any.
• The Product Identifier for Version and Make of Browser (e.g. Internet Explorer®)
• The Operating System platform that you may be running (e.g. Apple® or Windows®)
• Search Words or Terms that are passed from a Search Engine (e.g. Google® or Yahoo!®)
• Information readily available and stored in your Adobe® Flash System.Capabilities Object.
The practice of collecting this data has been generally standardized by virtually every Web Server on the Internet today and the purpose for this information is actually two-fold. One, Schafer Winery, LLC. has found it advantageous to examine visitor traffic in its aggregate, so that we can ensure compatibility for the various Browsers and Operating Systems used by the users that visit our site. Also, as any business, it is our desire to generate greater amounts of visitor traffic. By analyzing analytic information, including, but not limited to visitation patterns, referring URLs and Search Engine terms, we can strategically enhance our exposure on the Internet.
Cookies are small pieces of data that are transferred to your computers hard drive through your Web browser from our Web Server. A cookie cannot read data from your hard disk or read cookie files that may have been created from other sites and is used to used to deliver personalized Web content (music preferences, language settings, etc.), that you may have made at our website. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Typically, by accessing the browsers help feature you can obtain information on how to prevent your browser from accepting all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our website and other websites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
We have Informational forms that relate to the Services we offer. The forms require users to give us accurate contact information (like name and e-mail address.) Such personally identifiable information is used for the purpose of interacting with you regarding your use of our Services. This information may be used in any investigation we initiate due to complaints regarding spam, activities related to hacking/cracking/denial-of-service attacks, and/or other potentially illegal activities. You will only receive mailings unrelated to our Services if you explicitly request them from us. You may change your preferences at any time.
Revision: February 2010