PartServe is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement explains data collection and use practices of the PartServe site (the “Site”). By accessing the Site, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this privacy statement. Collection of your Personal Information We will ask you when we need information thats personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you to provide a service or carry out a transaction that you have requested such as receiving information about PartServe products and services, entering a contest, ordering email newsletters, joining a limitedaccess premium site or service, signing up for an event or training, or when purchasing, downloading and/or registering PartServe products. The personal information we collect may include your name, title, company or organization name, work email, work phone, work or home address, information about your job function, information about your company, and credit card information. The Site may collect certain information about your visit, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. This information is used to help improve the Site, analyze trends, and administer the Site.
Use of your Personal Information
The personal information collected on this Site will be used to operate the Site and to provide the service(s) or carry out the transaction(s) you have requested or authorized. In support of these uses, PartServe may use personal information to provide you with more effective customer service, to improve the Site and any related PartServe products or services, and to make the Site easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information or by customizing the Site to your particular preference or interests. In order to offer you a more consistent experience in your interactions with PartServe, information collected by PartServe may be combined with information collected by other PartServe services. We may use your personal information to provide you with important information about the product or service that you are using, including updates and notifications. Additionally, with your permission, we may send you information about other PartServe products and services, and/or share information with PartServe partners so they may send you information about their products and services. We merge site‐visitation data with anonymous demographic information for research purposes, and we may use this information in aggregate to provide more relevant content. When you sign up for a newsletter or agree to receive promotional email, PartServe may use customized links or similar technologies to track e‐mail links that you click. We may associate that information with your personal information in order to provide you more focused e‐mail communications or purchase information. Each e‐mail communication includes an unsubscribe link allowing you to stop delivery of that type of communication.
PartServe occasionally hires other companies to provide limited services on our behalf.
We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose. PartServe may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PartServe or the Site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PartServe and our family of Web sites; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of PartServe employees or agents, users of PartServe products or services, or members of the public. Personal information collected on the Site may be stored and processed in the UK or any other country in which PartServe or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using the Site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. Control of your Personal Information Except as otherwise described in this statement, personal information you provide on the Site will not be shared outside of PartServe and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your permission. As described below in the next section, you can access your personal information and make choices about how you wish to be contacted. Please be aware that this privacy statement and any choices you make on the Site will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have provided to PartServe in the context of other, separately operated, PartServe products or services. PartServe may send out periodic e‐mails informing you of technical service or security issues related to a product or service you requested, or confirming you requested a product or service. In some services offered by PartServe, contact with the customer is an intrinsic part of the service. You will not be able to choose to unsubscribe to these mailings, as they are considered an essential part of the service(s) you have chosen. Access to your Personal Information You can review and edit the personal information and contact preferences you provided at this Site by logging in to your account profile. You will be asked to enter your user name and password before viewing your personal information. Some services offered on PartServe may collect information that is not accessible via the account profile. However, in such cases, you can access your personal information by contacting PartServe as described at the bottom of this statement, or through alternative means of access described by the service.
Security of your Personal Information
PartServe is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities. Additionally, when we transmit sensitive personal information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Protection of Children's Personal Information
Enforcement of this Privacy Statement
Changes to this Statement
We may occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this privacy statement, we will notify you either by placing a prominent notice on the home page of our Web site or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to peridically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this privacy statement and any updates.