Privacy Policy


ASD Associates LLC. (ASDA) values you as a customer and recognizes the need to safeguard the personal information that you provide to ASDA in order to assist us in providing products or services to you. This Privacy Policy explains how ASDA collects, uses and safeguards your personal information.

1. Collection
As used in this Privacy Policy, "personal information" means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, without limitation, name, email Address, home, address, title, occupation, industry or other identifying information. ASDA collects personal information when you establish a ASDA account, ask to be included in an e-mail or other mailing list, submit an entry for a sweepstakes or other promotion, or otherwise submit your personal information to ASDA for any reason.

2. Notice
When personal information is collected, ASDA will inform you at the point of collection the purpose for the collection.

3. Cookies
ASDA's website (this "Site") may use a standard technology called a "cookie" to collect information about how you use this Site. A cookie is a small data file that certain websites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie can contain information such as a user ID that the website uses to track the pages you have visited. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. If you prefer not to receive cookies while browsing this Site, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser, although you may not be able to take full advantage of this Site if you do so.

4. Use
ASDA uses your personal information (i) to fulfill your requests for products and services, (ii) to personalize your experience on this Site, (iii) to advise you of the latest product announcements, promotions or other information of possible interest to you, (iv) to improve the quality of our service to you and (v) to send you, or to have our business partner(s) send you, direct marketing information and survey materials. ASDA will always give you the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving direct marketing information and survey materials.

5. Sharing and Disclosure
Because ASDA is a global company, your personal information may be shared with other ASDA parent companies, subsidiary companies or companies under common control therewith around the world. All such entities are governed by this Privacy Policy or are bound by the appropriate confidentiality agreements. Your personal information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country where such entities are located. ASDA may disclose your personal information to third parties when (i) ASDA has your consent, (ii) ASDA needs to share your information in order to provide the products or services you have requested or (iii) ASDA wants to keep you up to date on the latest product announcements, promotions or other information of possible interest to you. ASDA will also disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, to enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use or Terms and Conditions of Sale or to protect personal safety, the public or this Site. Except as otherwise set forth herein, ASDA will not transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent.

6. Your Ability to Delete Your Account and Information
You may request deletion of your ASDA account or any of your personal information held by ASDA by completing the form below.

7. Data Security
Your ASDA account information is protected by password for your privacy and security. ASDA safeguards the security of the data you send to us with physical, electronic and managerial procedures. Although ASDA has implemented such procedures, ASDA cannot ensure the security of the information you transmit to us. Accordingly, ASDA encourages you to take every available precaution to protect your personal information when you are on the Internet. You should take steps to safeguard your password, including, without limitation, not writing down your password, not sharing your password with anyone, changing your password often and using a combination of letters and numbers for your password.

8. Third Party Sites
This Site may contain links to other third party websites. ASDA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties. Once you have left this Site, you should check the applicable privacy policy of the third party website to determine how they will handle any information they collect from you.

9. Changes to this Privacy Policy
ASDA reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy from time to time in its sole discretion by updating this page. You should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current Privacy Policy.

10. Questions or Concerns
If you have questions or concerns about our collection, use, or disclosure of your personal information, please complete the form below.


Google Analytics Addendum

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).


reCAPTCHA

We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
This data collection is subject to the data protection regulations of Google (Google Inc.). For more information about Google's privacy policy, please visit: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
By using the reCAPTCHA service, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.