This website is provided and managed by Rankins World

Rankins World recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of personal and financial information. We have instituted reasonable policies and security measures to protect the information you provide to us. When you register online with Rankins World, use our online store, or choose to fill out and submit one of our customer information cards when visiting a Rankins World store, you give us your consent to process and use such submitted personal data in accordance with this privacy policy.

what information Rankins World collects

Rankins World collects personal data from visitors to the website who register their information. We also use cookies (as described below) and track IP addresses so that we can improve our services and enhance your Rankins World experience. In addition, Rankins World collects some protected personal information (e.g., name, address, telephone number(s), credit card information, email address, etc.) from our customers who submit information. To serve you better, we may combine information you give us with other information which is publicly available.

Rankins World does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of thirteen. If you are under thirteen, please ask your parents to register and/or submit your information.

how Rankins World uses information you provide

The data that you choose to provide to us at one of our stores or online, and the data that we may collect, is used by Rankins World to keep you informed of our special events or promotions, to register you with our website, to administer our website services, and/or to process any orders you may place online. Otherwise, we may use the information you provide to us only to review our performance and to improve our services to you, or to communicate with you about your order if you have placed an online order.

Rankins World maintains customer data for purposes of customer relationship management, marketing research, analysis and promotion. By either giving the appropriate consent on our web site or by submitting your email address on a customer information card, Rankins World will send you, also by email, announcements on products or promotions and invitations to Rankins World’ events based on your purchase profile.

If you provide incomplete or inaccurate data, Rankins World may be unable to inform you of specific promotions or events and to provide you with our services.

does Rankins World share your information with others?

Rankins World does not sell, rent or, except as described below, disclose our client’s names, addresses, email addresses or other personal information to any non-Rankins World entity. Rankins World may share customer information within Rankins World so that you may be informed of other products that may be of interest to you.

Rankins World maintains customer data in our secured electronic Worldwide Rankins World Customer Database which may be accessed by other companies within Rankins World throughout the world, by Rankins World selected contractors specialized in the management of personal data (e.g. storage of data, mailing, etc.) acting as Rankins World’ data processors, and by select Rankins World partners.

In order to maintain our website, to manage our database, to distribute e-mails and to provide client communications, Rankins World contracts with selected third parties. As necessary, the personal information you provide to us may be processed by these third parties, solely on Rankins World’ behalf but we do not authorize any of these service providers to make any other use of your information.

Rankins World does not otherwise disclose your information to third parties, unless we are required to do so by law or in connection with a legal claim or proceeding. If Rankins World is acquired by another entity or is merged or consolidated, information about Rankins World customers may be made available to the new entity. However, the new entity will agree to protect the confidentiality of your personal information consistent with this Privacy Policy.

security

Rankins World uses appropriate security measures to protect the information you provide to us. However, while we take reasonable steps to protect this personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, you accept that no Internet data transmission can be guaranteed to be secure from access by unintended recipients and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless this breach is due to our negligence.

accuracy and retention

You are entitled to request access to and correction of all personal data you provide us, or to remove your name from the Rankins World mailing list at any time by contacting us. If you are registered with Rankins World on our website and would like us to remove you from our mailing list or subscription please contact us.

about cookies

Cookies are pieces of information a web site can send to your computer’s browser for record-keeping purposes. We use cookies to ascertain which web pages are visited and how often, to make our web site more user friendly, and to give you a better experience when you return to the website. For example, cookies allow us to save your password so you do not have to re-enter it every time you visit our site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you do not have to accept them. To disable cookies, you should access the “help” tab on your browser or read the information that came with your browser software. However, your visit to our website will be significantly enhanced if cookies are not disabled. If you do not disable your cookies, you accept our collection and storage of any of your personal information such cookies contain.

acceptance of privacy policy and modifications

By accessing and using the Rankins World website (including registering on the website or purchasing items through our website), or by submitting personal information, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your information as described in this privacy policy. Rankins World reserves the right occasionally to make changes to our privacy policy or practices. We will post the updated policy on our website, and thus we encourage you to review this page from time to time.

If you are registered with us and would like to delete your registration and/or personal details from our database, please contact us.

contact us

If you have any comments or queries regarding our privacy policy or to update, correct or request removal of your personal information from our Customers Database, please e-mail us at: privacy@rankinsworld.com.