At Chef Central, we are committed to protecting the privacy of our customers, which is why we do not sell, rent, or loan any personal identifiable information regarding our customers to any third party. We hope the policy below will answer all of your questions regarding how we treat information gathered from visitors to Chef Central. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact us by sending an email to customer service.
Information Collection and Use
Chef Central collects personally identifiable information when you request information from Chef Central. On such occasions, Chef Central asks for your name, email address, zip code and personal information concerning your interests, occupation, gender and other demographic information. Chef Central also receives and records information from server logs from your browser including cookie information relation to pages requested and the like. This helps us better understand what our customers would like to see from us. We use this information internally regarding what our customers want and mailing of circulars and special offers from Chef Central. We do not give or sell Personal Information to any other party.
Chef Central is committed to protecting the privacy of children. Chef Central recommends that children under the age of 13 obtain the consent of their parent or guardian before submitting any information to Chef Central.
Opt-out Email policy
We ask that you tell us when you do not wish to receive periodic emails from us. We will only send email for customer service purposes and to those visitors who have indicated that they wish to receive other types of email from us. If at any time you wish to stop receiving email from us, you can always remove your name from our mailing list by unsubscribing here.
Scope of Policy
This policy applies to Chef Central’s treatment of personally identifiable information that Chef Central collects through Chef Central’s site and when you use Chef Central’s services. This policy does not apply to practices of companies whose sites may be linked to Chef Central. For access to the privacy policies of such linked sites please refer to the information provided by such sites at their home pages. Also see below under the heading “Hypertext Links”.
Security of the Information You Provide
Among our top priorities is keeping your Personal Information secure. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology, which provides the highest level of security currently available for secure transactions, to encrypt all of your Personal Information before it is transmitted to us. Encrypted information cannot be read or recorded as it travels over the Internet. You can tell you are sending information securely by the unbroken key icon or closed lock icon that should appear at the bottom of your internet browser’s window (depending on what browser you use). These icons will appear when you are placing an order on our Web site. In addition, you will see our site address change slightly, from http: to https: indicating a secure server connection is being used.
Additionally, access to your Personal Information is provided only to our employees and agents who have a need to know such information for the purpose of fulfilling your order and offering our high level of customer service. The computers that store your Personal Information are located in a separate facility which employs the latest in firewall and security technology.
Modifications to this Policy
Chef Central may make modifications or amendments to this policy from time to time. In the event that such changes alter how Chef Central gathers, processes, uses or discloses your personally identifiable information, Chef Central will post such changes on our site.
Chef Central, its suppliers, licensors, or the original creators of all materials on the Chef Central Web site own all copyrightable subject matter on this Web site and all trademarks, patents, proprietary information, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Chef Central and/or such other parties. No license to or right in any such copyrights, trademarks, patents, proprietary information, technologies, products processes and other proprietary rights of Chef Central and/or other parties is granted to or conferred upon you. In addition, direct linking, deep linking, framing, page-jacking, metatagging, and using a robot, spider, or automated device of any kind to monitor or copy our Web site is strictly prohibited.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, Chef Central hereby authorizes you only to copy the content herein solely for your personal and private use in learning about, evaluating, or acquiring Chef Central products. Except where expressly noted, no other permission is granted to print, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, upload, download, store, display in public, alter, or modify the content contained on this site. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. Any other use of materials on this site, including reproduction for purposes other than those expressly permitted above, modification, distribution, or republication, without prior written permission of Chef Central is strictly prohibited. Any copy made by you as permitted above must retain all copyright and trademark notices, including any other proprietary notices, contained in the materials. The use of such materials on any other Web site or in any environment of networked computers is prohibited.
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