Last updated: May 21, 2020
SECTION 1 – INFORMATION COLLECTED
When you register and create an account on the Site, Pearl Crop collects information you provide, including your name, address, email address, telephone number, and social media profiles.
When you access or use the Site, Pearl Crop tracks information based on your use of the Site, including your computer’s internet protocol address, browser, operating system, the URL you came from, and the URLs you go to. Some of this information may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate anonymized basis.
When you send emails, questions, and other correspondence to Pearl Crop, or if you request support, a refund, or other customer service for any Service, or if other users or third parties report your activities or conduct on the Site, Pearl Crop may collect such information.
When you post messages, reviews, comments, and other content on the Site, Pearl Crop collects such information about you as you may choose to disclose pursuant to your activities on the Site or related to the Services.
When you receive any Services, as part of the purchase process, Pearl Crop collects the personal information you provide such as your name, address, email address, phone number, and payment information, including your debit card and credit card information.
When you interact with third-party products and services on the Site or in connection with the Services, including social media and email marketing providers, for example including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Snapchat, Youtube, MailChimp, and the like (“Third-Party Providers”), Pearl Crop collects information you share to the public and any other information you direct Third-Party Providers to send to Pearl Crop. This information includes your name, email address, social media profile, and location data.
Pearl Crop may also collect personal information about you through public sources and other persons authorized to provide it.
SECTION 2 – USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Pearl Crop uses your personal information to:
- provide the Site and deliver any Services;
- create and manage accounts;
- provide administrative information regarding the Site and Services and to communicate in accordance with the Terms;
- enhance marketing and promotional efforts;
- deliver advertisements, new services and promotions, and other information that is targeted to your interests;
- deliver email and text campaigns you have requested;
- administer prize draws and competitions, if you decide to participate;
- improve the Site and Services;
- improve your experience and the experience of other users;
- request feedback;
- protect the Site and troubleshoot problems;
- respond to technical inquiries;
- resolve disputes;
- respond to legal, regulatory, and other governmental requests; and
- enforce the Terms.
Pearl Crop may also use your information for other business purposes, such as data analysis, fraud prevention, identifying usage, and various testing and modeling.
Pearl Crop may use and store information in aggregated and anonymized form so that it is not associated with an individual and does not include personal information.
SECTION 3 – PROMOTIONAL COMMUNICATIONS
Pearl Crop may use your personal information to send you updates – whether email, text message, telephone, or mail – about the Services, including exclusive offers, promotions, or new Services. Where consent is required by applicable law, Pearl Crop will ask for this consent separately and clearly.
You have the right to opt out of receiving promotional communications at any time by:
- Email at email@example.com
- using the “unsubscribe” link in emails or “STOP” response in texts
- updating your marketing preferences in your account
Pearl Crop may ask you to confirm or update your marketing preferences if you instruct Pearl Crop to provide further Services in the future, or if there are changes in the law, regulation, or the structure of the Pearl Crop business.
SECTION 4 – COOKIES
Cookies. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that Pearl Crop places on your device’s hard drive through your web browser for record-keeping purposes. Some cookies make it easier for you to navigate the Site and Services, while others are used to enable a faster log-in process or to allow Pearl Crop to track your activities on the Site and Service. There are two types of cookies: session and persistent cookies.
Session Cookies. Session cookies exist only during an online session. They disappear from your device when you close your browser or turn off your device. Pearl Crop uses session cookies to allow systems to uniquely identify you during a session or while you are logged into the Site and Services. Pearl Crop uses session cookies to process your online transactions and requests and verify your identity, after you have logged in, as you move through the Site and Services.
Persistent Cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your device after you have closed your browser or turned off your device. Pearl Crop uses persistent cookies to track aggregate and statistical information about user activity.
Disabling Cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can edit your browser options to block them in the future. The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your computer from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. If you disable cookies, you will be able to browse certain areas of the Site, but some features may not function.
Pearl Crop does not honor the “do not track” signal enabled in the web browser settings.
SECTION 5 – THE SHOPIFY PLATFORM
The Site is hosted on the Shopify platform, which gives Pearl Crop the ability to provide the Services and process payments and subscriptions, among other things. Your personal information is stored with Shopify, and payment may be fulfilled using the Shopify platform as well. For more insight into their legal terms and privacy practices, you can read Shopify’s Terms of Service here and Shopify’s Privacy Statement here.
SECTION 6 – DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information for the following reasons:
- Consent: Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information if you give specific consent for that purpose.
- Legitimate Interest: Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information when necessary for the purpose of the legitimate interests of Pearl Crop.
- Contract Performance: Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information when necessary for the performance of a contract for which you are a party, including the Terms, or to take steps at your request prior to entering such contract.
- Legal Obligation: Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information where legally required to do so to comply with applicable law, governmental request or order, a court order or subpoena, or other legal process.
- Vital Interests: Pearl Crop may disclose your personal information to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding the Terms, including to avoid fraud, threats, or other illegal activity.
Pearl Crop uses third-party suppliers for the Site and to help provide the Services, including for marketing and advertising of the Services. Pearl Crop imposes contractual restrictions on the use by third-party suppliers of information concerning you. Pearl Crop does not permit third-party suppliers to use your personal information for their own marketing purposes or sell your information to other third parties.
Pearl Crop uses practices that are consistent with standards in the industry and company size to protect your privacy. Pearl Crop cannot, however, promise that your personal information or private communications will remain private. For example, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications on the Site.
Pearl Crop does not sell or rent any personal information to any third party, except in the case that the company decides to sell, buy, merge, or otherwise reorganize, and it is the practice of Pearl Crop to seek appropriate protection of personal information in these types of transactions.
SECTION 7 – PERSONAL INFORMATION DISCLOSED FOR A BUSINESS PURPOSE
Pearl Crop collects and discloses, and has disclosed in the preceding 12 months, for a business purpose to one or more third parties the following categories of personal information that identifies, relates to, describes, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household:
- Identifiers (e.g., a real name, alias, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet Protocol address, email address, account name, social or other similar identifiers);
- Information that identifies, relates to, describes, or is capable of being associated with, a particular individual, including, but not limited to, his or her name, signature, address, telephone number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information;
- Commercial information (e.g., Services purchased and other consuming histories or tendencies); and
- Internet or other electronic network activity information (e.g., information regarding your interaction with the Site or an advertisement).
Specifically, the business purpose for these disclosures is to have services performed on behalf of Pearl Crop. The services include processing or fulfilling purchases and transactions, verifying customer information, processing payments, providing advertising or marketing services, providing analytic services, and similar services.
SECTION 8 – PERSONAL INFORMATION SOLD
Pearl Crop does not sell, and have not sold in the preceding 12 months, any personal information that identifies, relates to, describes, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household.
SECTION 9 – DISCLOSURES YOU MAKE TO THIRD PARTIES
Pearl Crop does not control the privacy policies of third parties. When you disclose information to third parties on the Site, you are subject to the legal terms and privacy policies and practices of that third party. It is your responsibility to find out about the terms and policies of any such third parties.
SECTION 10 – SECURITY
Pearl Crop uses practices that are consistent with standards in the industry and company size to protect your personal information from being unlawfully accessed by third parties at any time. Pearl Crop security practices include, without limitation, using payment gateways and processors who have stated they are compliant with PCI requirements.
SECTION 11 – RETENTION
SECTION 12 – PRIVACY RIGHTS; CCPA
You may have consumer rights under various privacy and data protection laws, as applicable, including the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, as amended and regulated (the “CCPA”), which Pearl Crop describes as follows:
First, you have the right to know the categories of personal information collected about you, the categories of sources from which the personal information is collected, the business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling personal information; the categories of third parties with whom personal information is shared, if any; and the specific pieces of personal information collected about you.
Second, in connection with any personal information sold or disclosed to a third party for a business purpose, you have the right to know the categories of personal information about you sold and the categories of third parties to whom the personal information was sold, and the categories of personal information that disclosed about you for a business purpose.
Third, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of your personal information.
Fourth, subject to certain exceptions, on making a verifiable request, you have the right to have your personal information deleted, and to have any service providers directed to delete your personal information.
Fifth, you have the right to not be discriminated against because you exercised any of your rights under the CCPA or applicable law.
SECTION 13 – HOW TO EXERCISE YOUR RIGHTS
If you would like to make any changes to the information contained in your account, you may do so after logging in on the Site.
If you would like to exercise any of your rights, you may email customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that you may only make a CCPA-related data access or data portability disclosure request twice within a 12-month period. If you choose to contact Pearl Crop directly by email, you will need to provide enough information to identify you; proof of your identity and address; and a description of what right you want to exercise and the information to which your request relates.
Pearl Crop will not make a data access or data portability disclosure if it cannot verify that the person making the request is the person about whom Pearl Crop collected information or is someone authorized to act on such person’s behalf. If you provide Pearl Crop with personal information to verify your identity in connection with a data access or data portability disclosure request, Pearl Crop will only use that personal information for the purposes of verification.
SECTION 15 – CONTACTS:
Attn: Privacy Officer
1550 Industrial Drive
Stockton, CA 95206