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Privacy Policy

Last update: May 25, 2012

We take your privacy seriously.   What follows is the policy of Danson Decor Inc. and Danson Hong Kong Limited, (hereafter collectively referred to as "Danson"), on the protection of personal information (our "Privacy Policy"). This Privacy Policy is based on applicable Canadian laws governing personal information.

Important: By using the Danson web site and/or any other distributed interactive documents or materials (“Materials”), you agree to the potential collection and use of some personal information by Danson in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy. Please take the time to read this document to learn more about our information practices, including the type of information we gather, how and for what purposes such information is used, to whom the information is disclosed, and how it is safeguarded. Danson reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy to adapt it to any technological or legal change, or simply to adjust it to reflect changes made to our website. All updates of our Privacy Policy will be posted on this page. By continuing to use this website after we post any changes, you are consenting to our use of your information as provided in the modified Privacy Policy. 

What information we collect:

We may gather certain electronic personal information, when individuals contact us in relation to products we distribute in Canada and that they bought. In those circumstances, we may collect contact information and all the information related to the purpose of the call as well as information which is generated by your computer when you interact with our website. What follows is a Policy which will evolve as our ability to meet our customer’s needs evolves.

Why we collect personal information:

We collect your personal information to design, maintain, manage, improve, and provide products and services on our website, to better serve our customers and to respond to any request they address.
Communication of collected information:

We do not share, sell or distribute your personal information with or to unrelated third parties, except under these limited circumstances:

  • Personal information may occasionally be transferred to third parties who act for us for further processing in accordance with the purposes for which the information was originally collected or for purposes to which you have consented.  For example, sometimes a third party may have access to your personal information in order to handle mailings on our behalf or to evaluate the proper way to answer your question or to solve your complaint.
  • We may share or transfer the information in our databases to comply with a legal requirement, for the administration of justice, to protect your interests, to protect the security or integrity of our databases, to take precautions against legal liability, or in the event of our sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event.

Before disclosing personal information to a third party, we contractually require the third party to take adequate precautions to protect that information.

Only our employees who need to access your personal information in the course of their duties will have access to your personal information. These employees have been trained to handle such information properly and in accordance with our security protocols and strict standards of confidentiality. We will deploy industry-standard efforts to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized disclosure, alteration or destruction of information.

How we collect personal information:

We receive and may store any information you enter on our website or communicate to us by other mean including, but not limited to, electronic communications such as emails as well as written communications such as letters and/or faxes. We wish to remind you that any information you provide us with is on a voluntary basis.

How we collect electronic information:

When you visit certain pages of our website, our servers send "cookies". Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser. Our servers also record your IP address (IP stands for Internet Protocol, a number that locates you in cyberspace) and the web pages you have visited. Such electronic personal information is transmitted to us automatically.

Cookies are saved, for a limited period of time, on your computer's hard drive. To learn more about cookies, check the frequently asked questions section of the Cookie Central site.

Cookies enable us to retain certain important information about your use of our website, including the date of your last visit to the website, the pages you visit, the files you download and the type of browser you use. Overall, cookies help us to determine the number of people who visit our website and the frequency of these visits. They also allow us to personalize content, respond to your requests regarding products and services, and keep you informed about new products. This way, we can improve our website and its services.

If you do not want to receive cookies, the "help" function on the toolbar on most web browsers will instruct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have your browser notify you when you receive new cookies and how to disable cookies altogether.

We may use your IP address and/or your email address for a variety of purposes, including: to estimate the number of web surfers in certain countries or regions that visit our website; to fix Internet service problems pointed out by our users or by our information technologies supervisors.

We also will collect any information voluntarily submitted to us by completing web forms or documents. 

Management of your personal information:

You can request access to your personal information held by us and request corrections. Upon receipt of your written request and enough information to permit us to identify your personal information, we will disclose the personal information we hold about you, unless legal exceptions apply.  We will also correct, amend or delete any personal information that is inaccurate and notify any third party recipients of the necessary changes, unless legal exceptions apply.

Your information is managed by Danson Decor Inc. having employees located in Montreal, Province of Quebec, Canada. You may contact them at any time, by mail, by telephone or by using the Contact Us section of the website should you have any questions or concerns regarding your personal information. 

Our Privacy Policy is subject to the Danson Terms of Use.

All modifications to our personal information protection Privacy Policy will be indicated on this page. If you have any questions regarding our Privacy Policy, feel free to contact us.

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