Privacy Policy

Placewares is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our websites or use a Placewares application (collectively referred to as the “Placewares.com”). Placewares does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names and mailing or e-mail addresses, unless the individual visiting the Placewares website knowingly provides it.

By using the Placewares website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of Placewares' Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions. The Placewares Privacy Policy is outlined below. Terms & Conditions are available elsewhere on Placewares.com

Placewares policy on collecting information on Placewares.com.

Online Purchases

When you place an order from Placeware's online store, there is always some information we need to know in order to process your order, provide support and get your items to you. To do these things, we need to know your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, email address and credit card information. Your credit card information is temporarily stored on a secured server, and it is used only as needed to process your transaction. We will keep your personally identifiable information for our records,so we can provide good customer service and to keep you up to date on Placewares products, special events and promotional offers.

Registration

You may use Placewares.com without registering or submitting any personally identifiable information. Registration for Placewares.com customers enables you to maintain your contact information and preferences, sign up for exclusive online features, and receive notifications about events of interest to you.  You will be asked to provide personally identifiable information that may include a user name and password, your name, and an e-mail address. We store this information on a secure server so that you need not re-enter it when you return to the website. You may review or change your account information on the My Account page at any time.

Online Surveys

Placewares may invite you to participate in surveys posted Placewares.com or sent to you by e-mail. You decide whether or not you wish to complete such survey requests, which may ask about your shopping preferences, background, occupation, or similar questions. We use this information to help us better understand our guests, which in turn allows us to better meet your needs and interests. Information collected in these surveys is never sold, rented or shared with third parties for marketing purposes.

Online Contests

Placewares occasionally offers guests opportunities to enjoy online contests or sweepstakes. You decide to enter or not. If you choose to enter, you may need to provide your name and email address so that we may contact you in connection with the contest. We may also request that you provide us with certain other information, such as your zip code and state of residence.

Placewords - Placewares' Blog

We welcome your participation on our blog, Placewords. An email address is required to post comments. We will not share these email addresses with any third-parties for marketing purposes.

Placewares Newsletter

Placewares offers fans and guests the opportunity to subscribe to one or more of our online newsletters, a service hosted by a service provider that has agreed to use the email address you provide only to send Placewares Newsletter emails to you. If you choose to subscribe, you will receive Placewares Newsletter emails on the topics you choose. You may subscribe or unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions at the bottom of any Placewares Newsletter.

Placewares Gift Cards

Placewares offers its online guests the opportunity to send electronic gift cards to gift recipients. If you choose to use our electronic gift card service, you will need to provide your name and email address, as well as the recipient's name and email address. We will not share these email addresses with any third-party for marketing purposes.

Emailing Placewares

If you email Placewares, your message and email address may be saved, and we may send you emails in order to respond to your message. Any material, business information, ideas, concepts or other information sent to Placewares by email will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. We will only use the information provided in your email and your e-mail address to improve the Placewares.com, our services and products, and to fulfill or respond to your requests for products, services or information.

Share Tool

Placewares uses third-party service providers to give you helpful ways to share our website content with your friends and family. The information you provide when using these tools is subject to the third-parties’ privacy policies.

Cookies

Cookies are small files of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your web browser(s). The cookies we use do not contain any personal information. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept them. In order to use all the features of Placewares.com, we recommend that you accept cookies.

Children 12 & Under

Placewares does not solicit personal information from children. Visitors twelve years of age and under should remember that they are required to obtain an adult's permission before submitting any personal information to this or any other website.

Non-Placewares.com Links

Placewares.com may include links to websites operated by third-parties over which we have no control. Once you leave Placewares.com, Placewares' Privacy Policy will not apply, and you access such sites at your own risk.

Use of Outside Vendors

Placewares may from time to time retain qualified third-party vendors in order to help us manage the Placewares.com and allow us to better serve our guests. We may engage third-party vendors to analyze information collect on Placewares.com for marketing or similar purposes. Placewares requires its vendors to maintain our guests' security of their related data to which they are provided access and restricts the vendors from using the information in any way not expressly authorized by Placewares.

We may contract with third parties who use cookies to collect information on our behalf. These parties are required to maintain the confidentiality of this information. If you would like to opt out of this use of your information, you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept cookies. We may contract with companies or others to provide certain services, including credit card processing, data management, promotional services, etc. We provide these service providers with the information they need to perform these services, but we restrict the vendors from using the information in any way not expressly authorized by MoMA.

Security

Placewares.com uses secure server software with industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology. SSL encodes your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, as it travels over the Internet so that all transactions are secure. If you prefer not purchase online using SSL security, you may also place an order by phone at (844) 752-2392. It is important for you to protect yourself against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer.
Be sure to use a known and trusted secure connection and to log off when finished using a shared computer. Notwithstanding our commitments to protect your information (including Personally Identifiable Information) from loss, misuse or alteration by third-parties, you should be aware that there is always some risk involved in transmitting information over the Internet. There is also some risk that others could find a way to thwart our security systems. As a result, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security and privacy of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Please be advised that when placing an online order through Placewares.com your personal data will be protected in accordance with United States law, but may not be at the same level of protection as is legally required in other countries.

Privacy Policy Revisions

Placewares may revise its privacy policy at any time without notice, and such changes will be immediately effective upon posting on Placewares.com. Such revisions may arise in response to changes in the law, policy or other factors. We encourage you to periodically visit this page to review our most current policy.

Contact Placewares 

Do you have something you'd like to ask? Send your questions, comments, or concerns about our privacy policy or any other aspect of our website to customersupport@placewares.com.

Last update: August 29, 2016