At Chef Central, we are committed to protecting the privacy of our customers, which is why we do not sell or rent the information our customers provide to any unrelated 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.
We refer to Chef C Holdings LLC as "Chef Central” or the “Company”. The Company’s parent, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. ("Bed Bath & Beyond"), is also the parent company to the group of subsidiaries that operate retail store chains under the names Bed Bath & Beyond, buybuy BABY, Christmas Tree Shops And That!, Harmon and Harmon Face Values, Cost Plus and Cost Plus World Market, One Kings Lane, PersonalizationMall.com, PMall, Of a Kind, Decorist, and such other brands as we may acquire or launch from time to time, which we refer to collectively as, the "Brands".
Information Collection and Use
Chef Central collects certain information when you request information from Chef Central. On such occasions, Chef Central asks for your name, email address, zip code and other information about you 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 and the Brands. We do not give or sell the information that you provide 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 and the Brands. 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 information that Chef Central collects from you 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
WE ENDEAVOR (AND REQUIRE OUR THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS TO ENDEAVOR) TO PROTECT THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO US BY USING TECHNOLOGIES DESIGNED TO SECURE YOUR INFORMATION AS IT TRANSMITS TO US OVER THE INTERNET AND ONCE IT IS ON OUR SYSTEMS. BUT BECAUSE OF THE INHERENT NATURE OF THE INTERNET AS AN OPEN GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS VEHICLE, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT SUCH INFORMATION STORED ON SERVERS SUPPORTING THIS SITE, TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM A USER, OR OTHERWISE IN OUR CARE (OR OUR THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS' CARE) WILL BE ABSOLUTELY SAFE FROM INTRUSION BY OTHERS, SUCH AS HACKERS. BY USING THE SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO ASSUME THESE RISKS.
Access to the information you provide to us is provided only to our employees and agents (and employees and agents of the Brands) who have a need to know such information for the purpose of fulfilling your order and offering our high level of customer service.
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 the information that you provide, 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.
Your Acceptance of these Terms
How We Respond to do not Track Signals
We do not currently recognize automated browser signals regarding tracking mechanisms, which may include "Do Not Track" instructions. You can change your privacy preferences regarding the use of Tracking Technologies through your browser. However, if you do adjust your privacy preferences, certain functionality of the site may be affected. For more information on Do Not Track, please visit http://www.allaboutdnt.org.
Last Revised: November 9, 2017