Collection of Information
When you access and use the Web Site, our web server automatically collects certain technical information (“Technical Information”) about your visit to the Web Site, including your Internet Protocol (IP) address, referring IP address, the internet browser and the operating system used by you, and information on what web pages on the Web Site are accessed or used by you. In addition, if you have set up an Account (see below) and are signed in, the keywords you use to search for products are collected and may be matched with your Personal Information, as defined below.
If you wish to access and use certain information, material, products and services offered by 8Feet Across, including those offered on or through the Web Site or catalogues published by 8Feet Across, 8Feet Across will require that you set up an account (“an “Account”) with 8Feet Across and provide certain information about yourself (“Personal Information”). In setting up your Account, 8Feet Across may require that you provide some or all of the following Personal Information: your full name, mailing address (including postal or ZIP code), e-mail address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, user name and password. In addition to the information above, if you wish to purchase products or services, 8Feet Across will require your credit card number and associated information, or if billing to a purchase order account, any financial information necessary to be approved for the 8Feet Across account. 8Feet Across may also receive and collect information about you from other parties, including the third party vendors featured on the Web Site and from companies that operate a transactional database.
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Use and Disclosure of Information
8Feet Across operates in various jurisdictions around the world, either virtually or through a local office or through an affiliate or subsidiary (each affiliate or subsidiary hereinafter referred to as an “Affiliate” and collectively as “Affiliates”), and in the course of its business operations will transfer or share information from one jurisdiction to another between its various offices or among its Affiliates. 8Feet Across and its Affiliates may also store and process information in a jurisdiction other than the jurisdiction in which the information was collected. You acknowledge and agree that Technical and Personal Information may be transferred or shared from one jurisdiction to another between 8Feet Across offices and among 8Feet Across Affiliates and that such information may be stored and processed by 8Feet Across and its affiliates in a jurisdiction other than the jurisdiction in which the information is collected, including, without limitation, in Canada, the United States and the countries comprising the European Union.
The information that is collected, stored and processed in the course of its business operations is used for a number of purposes, including processing the transactions you engage in with or through 8Feet Across, providing customer service to you, communicating with you, informing you of or providing updates or upgrades to products or services, customizing and facilitating your use of the Web Site, improving, modifying or developing products and services, and marketing, including direct marketing of products and services offered by or through 8Feet Across (including those of third parties), through the distribution (by e-mail or otherwise) of catalogues, advertisements or other publications to you. 8Feet Across will also use Technical and Personal Information about you and aggregate it with Technical and Personal Information about others, such that no person is individually identifiable. 8Feet Across will then use this aggregated information for web site analysis, product or service analysis, statistical analysis, or marketing and promotional purposes.