1. What information of yours does the Etch Graphics?
Etch Graphics collects information each time a visitor comes to the site so we can improve the overall quality of the visitor’s online experience. Etch Graphics collects the visitor’s IP address (e.g., whether the user is logged on from ibm.com or aol.com), referral data (e.g., the Internet address of the last Web page visited by a user before clicking over to Etch Graphics site), and browser and platform type (e.g., a Netscape browser on a Linux platform). Etch Graphics collects this user information for purposes of product monitoring, product improvement, and targeted advertising. You do not have to register with the Etch Graphics before we can collect this anonymous information.
Personally identifiable information refers to data that tells us specifically who you are, such as your name and postal address, which may be collected in addition to the anonymous data described above. Etch Graphics collects personal information when you register on the Etch Graphics website, you provide Etch Graphics with your name, postal address, zip code, email address, birth date, telephone number, and other information. While not all of this data is required for our services to function, we are better able to customize your experience if you volunteer complete and accurate information. Users who complete the registration process are given a user account and can take full advantage of the many offerings & Discounts.
2. What organization is collecting the information?
When you register for a service within Etch Graphics that information is generally collected and maintained solely by Etch Graphics unless specifically stated otherwise at the point of collection.
3. What are “cookies” and how does Etch Graphics intend to use them?
In addition to the personally identifiable information that Etch Graphics actively collects when you register, we also collect anonymous information passively using cookies. This technology plays an important role in making the Internet work, but there is much confusion among Internet users about what cookies are and how they are used.
A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from a Web site to the hard drive of your computer so that the site administrator may identify your computer and passively track its activities on the Web site. This unique number identifies your web browser to our computer system whenever you visit our web site . A cookie will not allow a web site to learn any personally identifiable information (such as your real name and address) that you have not otherwise disclosed.
Cookies allow Etch Graphics to automatically remember your web browser when you visit web site. By storing certain registration and preference information on cookies or associating cookies with registration, preference or profile information stored on our computers, we can deliver products and services that use such information more quickly and efficiently for more users. This information is normally saved in an encrypted form that only Etch Graphics can interpret.
4. How can you access or edit your information?
Etch Graphics provides registered users a complete personalized account interface. This personalized interface allows users to manage or change their personal information like password, shipping and billing address. The user interface also allows users to track their shipment and view order history.
5. What types of security procedures are in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of your information?
Etch Graphics uses industry standard practices to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal identifiable information.