Collection of Information and Use
We collect information about you when you directly submit it during signing up. If you use your Facebook, g+, or any other social networking site account information to sign in to outress.com, we will collect and store your social networking user ID.
What we collectWe may collect the following information:
- name and job title
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather?We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- If we have permission from the user, then we may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
You also provide us information in the form of user content you post to the Service. Your posts, comments, and other contributions on the Service, and metadata about them (such as when you posted them), are publicly viewable on the Service, along with your name and basic information. This information may be searched by search engines and be republished elsewhere on the Web.
Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of Outlier, such as in discussion boards, such information may be collected and used by others over whom Outlier has no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of this website.
If you choose to use our “Invite” option to invite a friend to the Service, we may ask you for that person's email address and automatically send an email invitation. If you use your Facebook or g+ to invite friends, we will ask for your permission to collect certain information from your Social Networking account such as contacts, friends, followers and we may also collect and store your Social Networking user ID. We use this information to send invitations, to register your friend if your invitation is accepted, to track the success of our invitation service, and to identify your friends on outress.com.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Outlier is providing these links to the User only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of any nature by Outlier or the Website of the Linked Sites or any association with its operators or owners including the legal heirs or assigns thereof. We are not responsible for any errors, inclusions, omissions or representations on any Linked Site, or on any link contained in a Linked Site. Outlier does not endorse any advertiser on any Linked Site or on any link contained in a Linked Site, in any manner. The User is requested to verify the accuracy of all information on his own before undertaking any reliance on such information.
Controlling your personal informationYou may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at [firstname.lastname@example.org]
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
If your information is submitted to us through our Service when applying for a position with our company, the information will be used to consider your application. We may retain your information for any period of time.