Privacy Policy

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Last Updated: April 25, 2014

 

Blooming Bears, LLC (“Blooming Bears” “we”, “us”, “our”) values our online community. You trust us with your information, and we’re serious about that responsibility. Please read the privacy policy carefully to understand how Blooming Bears, LLC uses and protects your personal information. We will not use your information with anyone except as described in this policy. By visiting our website, you acknowledge and agree that you have read this policy and agree to the collection, use and other processing of your information in accordance with the practices described in this policy. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this policy do not use the site.

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Information Gathered

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In order to better provide you, we collect personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information, which may include but is not limited to the user’s name, home and business addresses, phone number, email address, and credit card/payment account information (collectively “Personal Information”).  Besides the personal information, we may also collect other non-personally identifiable information relative to your use of the Site as discussed below. Certain services offered through the Site may require different types and forms of personal information, including delivery address and contact information for recipients of orders. You can opt out of providing personal information by not entering it or not using the site, although not providing personal information may hinder your ability to use the Site and/or services offered there from.

Users may elect to provide your full name and other personal information (such as birthday, gender, location) to be publicly displayed in connection to your account and activity.

Blooming Bears, LLC uses the information described in this policy to provide and improve our services and products, for billing, for identification and authentication purposes, to contact members or interested parties, and for general research and aggregate reporting.

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Minors

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Blooming Bears, LLC does not knowingly allow any users under the age of eighteen (18) to use or otherwise access to the Site.  Blooming Bears does not seek any Personal Information (or any information at all) from any persons under 18 years old.  If you are under 18 years old, you may not use the Site.

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Information Sharing & Disclosure

 

Blooming Bears, LLC generally limits access to your personal information to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. As part of the buying and selling process, Blooming Bears will share information between the two members involved in the transaction.  In connection with such a transaction, the buyer or Customer’s email address, billing and delivery addresses, credit card or payment information, and/or other information necessary to consummate the transaction will be provided.

Blooming Bears, LLC may release your personal information to a third-party in order comply with a subpoena or other similar legal procedure, or when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or investigate or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, or violations of Blooming Bears Terms of Use.  We may disclose personally identifiable information to parties in compliance with our legal obligations, as we in our sole discretion believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, Blooming Bears may disclose user or company name, address, phone number, and/ or email address as determined by us in our sole and exclusive discretion.

In the event that Blooming Bears, LLC is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, Blooming Bears reserves the right to sell or transfer user information (including Personal Information) as part of any such transaction.  To the maximum extent allowable by law, the Privacy Policy will apply to the user information as transferred to the successor entity.  However, user information submitted after a transfer to a successor entity may be subject to a new privacy policy adopted by the successor entity. When you a load a page on the Site that has a social plug-in from a third-party site or service, such as a Facebook “Like” or “Send” button, you are also loading content from that third-party site. That site may request cookies directly from your browser. We have no control over these interactions and they are subject to the privacy policy of the third-party site. You will need to check the privacy policies of these third-party sites to understand their policies and how they treat information you provide to them.

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Cookies

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Cookies are small files which store certain information about your activity on the web site and are stored on your computers hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information. We use cookies to let us know that you are a prior customer, so that you don’t have to reenter information you gave us on your prior visits. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but most allow you to instruct your browser to prevent the use of cookies. However, if you disable cookies, you will not be able to use certain features of this web site.

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Security

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The security of your personal information is important to us. Blooming Bears encrypts sensitive information (such as credit card number) using secure socket layer technology (SSL). Blooming Bears follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once Blooming Bears receives it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.  Your data may be lost during transmission or may be accessed by unauthorized parties. We do not accept any liability for direct or indirect losses as regards the security of your Personal Information or data during its transfer over the Internet.

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Privacy Policy Changes

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Blooming Bears, LLC reserves the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it periodically. We’ll communicate changes by posting a notice on the Site. If we make material changes to this policy you will be notified here, by email, or other places Blooming Bears, LLC deems appropriate.

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If you have questions or suggestions you can contact Blooming Bears, LLC support team.

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