The www.blackthornusa.com website is offered for personal use by those who are of legal drinking age in their jurisdictions (21 years of age or older in the United States of America).
Personal Information and How We Use It
When you visit our website, we may ask you for personal information should you, for example, choose to make a purchase from our e-store, participate in sweepstakes or other special promotions, and/or request a newsletter.
The information we may ask you to input includes your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, date of birth, age, credit card information, and shipping information. We collect some or all of this information when you purchase items through our electronic commerce offerings, register for a sweepstakes and/or choose to participate in other interactive offerings on our website.
We may also ask for your comments, suggestions, or other information relating to our website, our products or services, or the company. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected when you visit our website. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses.
Our primary purpose in gathering this personal information is to improve our products and services, gain aggregate information on what pages people visit as well as to customize future visits to our website (as applicable) and inform you of products, services and special promotions that may be of interest to you. For example, we may use your personal information to process purchases and entries for sweepstakes, to deliver products and prizes to you, and to communicate with you in connection with your use of other interactive areas of the website. We may also send emails regarding promotions, new offerings or features. In addition, we may send emails in response to emails that we receive from users of this website.
Information You Share With Us
You post User Content (as defined in the Blackthorn Terms and Conditions) on this Website at your own risk. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other Users with whom you may choose to share your pages and information. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that User Content you post on this website will not be viewed by unauthorized persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on this website. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of User Content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other Users have copied or stored your User Content.
Cookies and How We Use Them
When you use our website, we may assign cookie files to you, which are a small amount of data we send to your web browser. Cookies enable the computers operating our website to differentiate between visitors and to track the patterns of activities engaged in by different visitors. By tracking such activities, the computers operating our website can recognize a visitor and customize certain features for that visitor. We use these cookies to ensure that we do not receive multiple sweepstakes entries from the same individual. We may also use aggregated, non-identifiable data regarding persons who visit our website in order to learn more about the use of this website and how we can improve it.
You may be able to modify your browser preferences to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. If you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to use those functions of the website that require registration, such as sweepstakes or electronic commerce.
Who Else Received Your Personal Information?
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Choices Regarding the Collection and Use of Your Information
You may avoid the collection of personal information by declining to purchase any products from our e-store, and by not participating in sweepstakes or other interactive aspects of this website for which we require such information.
We provide users the opportunity to opt out of receiving promotional materials via emails. These opt-out features are located in the registration areas for purchases, newsletter sign-up, and sweepstakes.
Security of Your Personal Information
While no transmission over the Internet can ever be 100% secure, we try to protect your data by using SSL (secure socket layer) encryption, an industry standard. However we are not responsible for any unauthorized interception of such data.
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