privacy policy

Shoppe Object respects the information provided by our customers. Because we gather certain types of information when our customers communicate with us, we believe you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the information we capture and the use of that information. This privacy statement discloses the type of information we capture about our customers, how we use it to communicate with our customers, and how you can request to no longer receive communications from Shoppe Object.

Our Customers

This policy applies to all customers of Shoppe Object, who include but are not limited to, our show exhibitors, show visitors, conference visitors, customer inquiries, speakers, press, and other individuals with whom Shoppe Object maintains business relationships or communications.

Squarespace

Our Site is hosted by Squarespace. Customer Information (as defined below) hosted by or through Squarespace is subject to their privacy policy which may or may not contain terms as protective as this Privacy Policy. By using our Site, you are agreeing to be bound by Squarespace’s privacy policy, which can be found at https://www.squarespace.com/privacy.

Customer Information & Use

Two primary types of information are gathered about our customers:

Financial Information is payment information used for or gathered during the registration process and includes, but is not limited to, credit card numbers, financial institutions, and expiration dates. This information is not used for any purpose other than that for which it is being provided to us, and is used only to the extent necessary for processing the transaction or to facilitate future transactions.

Professional Information includes, but is not limited to, name, address, company name, company address, phone number, fax number, and email address, as well as questions answered on survey or registration forms. Data captured during a customer's visit to the Shoppe Object web site, as well as during a visit with a Shoppe Object customer is also considered professional information and may also be stored in our customer database for our internal use only.

Opting Out

Shoppe Object will accept, implement and maintain any customer request to opt out of future communication from Shoppe Object. If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive communications from us, please follow any unsubscribe instructions that may be provided on our site or in our communications to you. Please note that we may use your personal information to contact you with important notifications, such as changes to our terms, conditions and policies; you may not opt out of these notifications. Please also note that we may continue to use your information for statistical or other purposes as we see fit after you unsubscribe from any communications and/or terminate your use of the services.

Security

This site utilizes a secure server to protect your financial and professional information. Secure server software is used to encrypt the information sent between your Internet browser and our Internet site. This ensures the security of your professional and financial transaction details when using the site. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information you have given to us and may, on occasion, request proof of identity before we disclose any professional information to you. Please be advised that while we strive to protect your personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and we are not responsible for the theft, destruction or inadvertent disclosure of your personal information.

Policy Changes

Shoppe Object reserves the right to review and change this Policy. Policy changes may be made without prior notice to existing customers. Policy revisions only apply to information gathered as of the effective date of the revised policy, unless we give you notice and choice as to the changes in use, in which case all information is subject to the new policy.