APIUM collects information from you when you create an Online Account on our website or update your Account, when you book an appointment or consultation service with us, shop online or opt-in to receive our communications from us. When you register or shop with us, we may gather information like your name, telephone number, email address, city, province/state and postal/zip code, as well as relevant payment information for an order (credit, debit card number and expiration date or PayPal information).
We use the information gathered to authenticate your identity, to validate your debit or credit card, to authorize the transaction and to communicate with you on a need only basis regarding your order. You specifically authorize us to transmit information to, or to obtain information about you from third parties for these purposes.
Rest assured this information is not shared or sold to third parties unscrupulously. We gather this information to offer the personalized shopping experience of our custom products, to process your order with the best possible service, and to communicate with you about our products and promotions that we think may be of interest to you. We occasionally share customer data (email address) with third parties to perform services the better service you as valued clients, we obtain consent for such sharing where legally required. If you would rather not receive information about our products or promotions, you may click the “unsubscribe” link from the bottom of any of our emails. You can also easily send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “unsubscribe” in the subject field and a message to unsubscribe your email address in the body.
Information you provide to us remains confidential. The internal policies and procedures of APIUM cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information and we will fully comply with all applicable Canadian data protection laws. We utilize a tier-one security system that protects all data and information throughout the entire site. Our selling platform is a world-class business with the experience to protect your data throughout your transaction.
You can also help us by taking precautions to protect your personal data when you are using the Internet. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to logout from your APIUM Online Account when you’re finished using a shared computer.
We do not release order details without your consent. You have the right at any time to request a copy of the personal data we hold on you.
If any of the information that you have provided to us changes, for example, if you change your email address, please let us know the correct details by contacting us by email at email@example.com.
Advertisements for our products and services may appear on third party websites around the Internet. Some websites and services deliver these advertisements based upon data that has been previously collected about your past behaviour online. For example if you have viewed website about outerwear, these websites or services may display to you an advertisement for our line of outerwear. This kind of targeted advertising is sometimes called interest-based or online behavioural advertising. It is generally not based upon your personal information, but rather, upon your online activities.