Privacy Notice


Privacy Statement for


Scope of This Notice

This Privacy Statement is intended to describe's privacy practices and provide information about the choices you have regarding the ways in which information collected by is used and disclosed.


Our Commitment to Privacy

At, your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we have provided this Statement explaining our information practices and the choices you can make about the way your personal information is collected, used and disclosed. To make this Statement easy to find, we have made it available on our homepage and at every location where personally-identifiable information may be requested.


The Information We Collect

This Privacy Statement applies to all information collected by or submitted to, including personal information. "Personal information" is data that reasonably can be used to identify or describe an individual. collects personal information when:

you create a user account to become a member of

you make online purchases

you request information or materials

you participate in surveys and evaluations

you participate in promotions, contests or giveaways

you submit questions or comments to us. also collects personal information from individuals (with their consent) at conventions, trade shows and expositions.


The types of personal information collected may include (but are not limited to):

your first and last name

your title and your company's name

your home, billing, or other physical address (including street name, name of a city or town, state/province)

your e-mail address

your telephone number

any other identifier that permits to make physical or online contact with you

any information that collects online from you and maintains in association with your account, such as:

your username

our password

your credit card account information.



Using Your Personal Information uses the personal information you provide to:

create and maintain your accounts

process, fulfill, and follow-up on your orders

answer your questions

send you information

send you surveys.

We also use this personal information to provide you with information related to your account and the products or services you purchased from us, to better understand your needs and interests, to improve our service, and to personalize communications.


Sharing Your Personal Information

Unless you assent, will never share the personal information you provide to us except as described below. may disclose your personal information to third parties under any of the following circumstances:

As may be required to fulfill orders, to conduct billing/credit card processing, to provide service, and for e-mail housing (as a consequence of uses already described in this Privacy Statement).

As required by law (such as responding to a valid subpoena, warrant, audit, or agency action, or to prevent fraud).
For research activities, including the production of statistical reports (such aggregated information is used to describe our services to current and prospective partners and other third parties, and is not used to contact the subjects of the report).

In the context of a business transaction, such as a merger, acquisition, consolidation, or divestiture (pursuant to a pledge of confidentiality under which the recipient agrees to use the information for no purpose other than carrying out the transaction).

Your Choices About Receiving E-Mail makes every effort to provide you with the ability to opt-in and opt-out of receiving communications from and/or its partners. may send you e-mail about your account, about the products you have purchased, to remind you about a webcast for which you have registered or a service you have purchased, or in response to your questions. may also send you e-mail with information and/or special offers about products and services that may be of interest to you, unless you indicate that you do not want to receive them. In addition, with your assent, our business partners may send you such information.

You may let us know whether or not you would like to receive information, special offers, and promotional materials from or our business partners when you create a account, when you register for a service, when you provide us with your personal information, or when we send you e-mail. Please note that if you choose not to accept promotional e-mails, you may not receive special offers that may be of value to you. will provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of any of our direct marketing communications at any time. All promotional e-mail sent from will contain a provision allowing you the option to decline receiving future promotional e-mail.

For your protection, may contact you in the event that we find an issue with a product or service you have purchased that requires your immediate attention.


Cookies and Other Browser Information

Our website automatically captures IP addresses. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our website, and to help ensure the security of your interaction with the website. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart.

As part of offering and providing customizable and personalized services, may use cookies to store and sometimes track information about you. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. All sections of where you are prompted to log in or that are customizable require your browser to accept cookies.

If you do not want your personal information to be stored by cookies, you can configure your browser so that it always rejects these cookies or asks you each time if you accept them or not. However, you must understand that the use of cookies may be necessary to provide certain products or services, and choosing to reject cookies will reduce the performance and functionality of the site. Your browser documentation includes precise instructions explaining how to define the acceptance of cookies.


Our Commitment to Data Security trains its employees on our privacy policy guidelines and makes our privacy policy available to our business partners. Our website uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, which encrypts your personal information when you send your personal information on our website. In addition, and its business partners enter into confidentiality agreements which require that care and precautions be taken to prevent loss, misuse, or disclosure of your personal information.


About Links to Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites. does not control the information collection of sites that can be reached through links from If you have questions about the data collection procedures of linked sites, please contact those companies directly.


How to Access, Modify or Update Your Information gives you the ability to access, modify or update your information at any time. You may log in and make changes to your login information (change your password), your contact information, your general preferences and your personalization settings. If necessary, you may also contact us and describe the changes you want made to the information you have previously provided.


How to Contact Us

If you have any questions about any of these practices or's use of your personal information, please feel free to contact us by email at: will work with you to resolve any concerns you may have about this Statement.


Changes to this Privacy Statement reserves the right to change this policy from time to time. If we do make changes, the revised Privacy Statement will be posted on this site. A notice will be posted on our homepage for 30 days whenever this privacy statement is changed in a material way.


This Privacy Statement was last amended on April 7, 2013.