Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use:

Bachendorf’s is committed to your privacy and the security of the information you provide us by accessing and using this Website. Our Privacy Policy adapts to the internet’s dynamic environment. We will adapt our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use over time and will keep you informed by updating this Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use as our procedures change. We encourage you to review our policies below to remain informed. This policy was last updated on October 23, 2018.


AUTOMATIC COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

Our web server automatically recognizes the visitor’s domain name (not the email address), the IP address of the visitor’s computer that is accessing our Website and records the visitor’s browser and platform type (e.g., Netscape browser on a Microsoft platform).

Bachendorf’s uses IP Addresses and Cookies in limited ways, as follows:

IP Addresses: An IP address is your computer’s unique identifier, allowing online information to be sent to the right place. IP addresses are used every time you connect to the Internet.

We use IP addresses to better understand our customer’s database. We also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website, and gather broad demographic information such as geographic distribution of our members. We make no attempt to link your IP address to your personally identifiable information.

Bachendorf’s Cookies: Website Cookies are small pieces of data sent from our Web server to our visitors' Web browser. We use cookies to allow our visitors to navigate our Website and to make the use of our Website more convenient. For example, cookies are used to allow visitors to navigate from one Web page on our site to another and to return to the Web page that they accessed previously.

For instance, cookies may be used to retain your personal preferences, hold session information for a “shopping cart” or save your password so it doesn’t have to be re-entered each time you log in. Advice on Limiting Cookies: You always have a choice with respect to cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you can accept all cookies, be notified when a cookie is set or reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies, you may be unable to use certain Bachendorf’s services. Please consult your browser instructions for information on how to modify your choices about cookies. We do not use cookies to record a visitor's session information or to collect personally identifiable information about our visitors.

Does Bachendorf’s use Clear Gifs (Web Beacons/Web Bugs)?

We use clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs) to manage content on sites by informing what content is effective. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier that are used to track the online movements of Web users. Clear gifs are not tied to users’ personally identifiable information.

VISITOR-KEYED INFORMATION, E-MAIL ADDRESSES AND OTHER VISITOR-KEYED INFORMATION

We retain information provided by our visitor, such as registration information, transaction information (e.g., dates on which customers made purchases, amounts and types of purchases) and contact information (e.g., name, address, phone number).


EMAIL ADDRESSES

When a visitor gives us their email address, or sends us email correspondence, we retain their email address. We do not share our email lists with third parties for marketing purposes. We use email addresses to communicate with you regarding your orders and other matters regarding transactions between us or your customer relationship with us. We may also use your email address to share information about Bachendorf’s products and services that may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of receiving such promotional messages from us at any time. If we do send you a promotional email, you will be given the opportunity to decline receiving similar emails in the future.

MAILING ADDRESSES

If you request a catalog to be mailed to your postal address, you will be placed on our mailing list and you will receive periodic mailings from us.


TELEPHONE NUMBERS

We use telephone numbers provided by our visitors to contact them regarding requests they have made online or their satisfaction with our services.

Your participation is voluntary, and you may opt-out at any time by emailing us at info@bachendorfs.com


Information you provided is used only for those purposes for which it was provided. We do not share this information with third parties. We use e-mail addresses and/or mailing addresses to communicate with our visitors regarding our products and services and our special events that may be of interest to them. If we send you such marketing communications, you may opt-out of receiving such information in the future. Our visitors may update or correct any inaccuracies in their contact information.


AD SERVERS

Ad serving services place advertisements on websites based on the browsing habits of visitors to other websites. We do not use ad server technologies or ad serving technology companies for any purpose.


SECURITY

Information stored on our database is protected using database security technologies and procedures to prevent access by unauthorized employees or third parties.

We use industry-standard encryption when transferring and receiving customer data exchanged with our website server. All other data transfer is conducted through a secure socket layer (SSL).


CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY

Pursuant to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, which took effect April 21, 2000, Bachendorfs.com does not collect information on any person under 13 years old. Our site is not directed or marketed to persons under the age of 18. We ask that children do not submit information to us without the consent of a parent or guardian.


LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Our website includes hyperlinks to sites maintained or controlled by our suppliers and other third parties. We are not responsible for and do not routinely screen, approve, review, or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services. We advise you to review the individual privacy policies of the respective sites.


DISCLOSURE

If required by law, court order or in the good faith belief that disclosure is otherwise advisable, we may disclose your information. If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at info@bachendorfs.com.


PHOTOGRAPHY

Product images are made available to Bachendorf’s and are the property of Bachendorf’s or its respective suppliers. The products may appear to be larger or smaller than their actual size depending on the monitor on which the product images are displayed. Some product images have been enlarged to show detail. The colors of product images displayed may also vary from the actual size of the product depending on the monitor on which they are displayed.


APPLICABLE LAWS

This website (excluding any links) is owned and controlled by The Harry Bock Company (“Bachendorf’s”) from its offices within the State of Texas, United States of America. By accessing this website, both you and Bachendorf’s agree that the statutes and laws of the State of Texas, without regard to conflict of laws, will apply to all matters relating to use of this website. In addition, you agree to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue in the State of Texas. Visitors to this website are responsible for their own compliance with local laws regarding website use and access.


SALES TAX

The Harry Bock Company collects all applicable State and local taxes as required by law. Failure of The Harry Bock Company to collect sales or remote seller’s use of tax does not exempt our customers from their responsibility to pay the appropriate sales and/or use of tax to the appropriate jurisdiction.